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Advantages and Disadvantages of Just-In-Time

Time impacts space and cost when it comes to production. That's why so many brands are making the switch to just-in-time (JIT) packaging inventory management. The concept behind using JIT packaging inventory management works the same as the concept behind using JIT...

The Method Behind a Successful Packaging Redesign

Updated packaging is the tent pole of a brand makeover. New packaging creates an opportunity to fix all of the things that didn't work. It can also reintroduce customers to a brand using a new value angle. Of course, brand managers face lots of pressure to make the...

Soft Touch Coating Vs Soft Touch Lamination For Packaging

Product packaging isn't finished until it has a finish. Using the right finishing method is essential for creating a quality experience for customers. Brand managers often find themselves with a choice between soft-touch coating and soft-touch lamination once all of...

Choosing Between Matte and Gloss Lamination for Packaging

Lamination often doesn't get its due in packaging conversations. This results in brand managers not hearing about lamination options until those rushed final steps of giving the "go" to updated packaging. The truth is that lamination deserves priority in a packaging...

Advantages of Adding Varnish to Packaging

Bring the Shine: What Is Varnish for Product Packaging? Varnish is the enhancement far too many brands don't know they need when picking out packaging materials. What may seem like a minor afterthought creates a huge shift in the appearance of product packaging....

Embossing vs. Debossing: Which is Best for Packaging

Crisp custom packaging is the start of a crisp brand image. However, brand managers can quickly become overwhelmed after seeing all of the different options on the table for creating brand-defining packaging. Choosing packaging that stands out functions beautifully...

Single Trip Packaging vs Returnable Packaging

Every package has a life cycle. Companies that manufacture, package, and sell products are tasked with determining the life cycle of every piece of packaging using a variety of factors that all boil down to value. This is no small task. Considerations like cost,...

Benefits of Custom Carryout Bags

Custom carryout bags help to spread the word about your delicious products! Restaurants using generic, unbranded carryout bags are missing big marketing opportunities. The truth is that brand loyalty is in the details. Letting customers interact with your brand's name...

5 Ways to Create Minimalist Packaging

Have you noticed the trend toward minimalism in the last few years? It's pretty difficult to ignore as many online influencers share their tips for creating a simpler and more meaningful life. Minimalism also deals with design. It may take the form of a home that is...

How to Choose Brand Fonts for Packaging Design

The best packaging designs typically feature a balance of images and text. Choosing just the right illustrations or images is critical to how effective your packaging is. However, the font that you use to present your text can be just as crucial. Above all, you want...

Packaging Design Trends for 2022

With a new year on the horizon, it is only natural that many brands are reconsidering their packaging choices. This means that there is quite a bit of interest in packaging design trends for 2022. Perhaps some of you didn't know that packaging design has trends and...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Just-In-Time

Time impacts space and cost when it comes to production. That's why so many brands are making the switch to just-in-time (JIT) packaging inventory management. The concept behind using JIT packaging inventory management works the same as the concept behind using JIT...

The Method Behind a Successful Packaging Redesign

Updated packaging is the tent pole of a brand makeover. New packaging creates an opportunity to fix all of the things that didn't work. It can also reintroduce customers to a brand using a new value angle. Of course, brand managers face lots of pressure to make the...

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Single Trip Packaging vs Returnable Packaging

Every package has a life cycle. Companies that manufacture, package, and sell products are tasked with determining the life cycle of every piece of packaging using a variety of factors that all boil down to value. This is no small task. Considerations like cost,...

Luxury Paper Bags: Your Walking Advert

On average, how many advertisements do you think the average person sees in a day? A dozen? Two dozen? Maybe 100 or more? The answer is something more like 6,000 to 10,000 ads every day. It probably sounds unbelievable, but give it some thought. What are some examples...

The Different Printing Methods For Custom Paper Bags

The humble but fashionable paper bag is the bag of choice for many retailers. They like the way the bags look, customers like how they feel and everyone appreciates that the bag can be reused and then recycled. Paper bags may be a popular and sensible packaging...

Advantages of Pillow Boxes

Have you ever thought of packaging your products in pillow boxes? This unique packaging option is gaining popularity thanks to its versatility and functionality. If you're not sure what a pillow box is, then you've come to the right place. At Mid-Atlantic Packaging,...

E-Commerce Packaging and the Holiday Season

One thing that e-commerce operators can universally agree on is that each holiday shopping season looks better than the last. Once temperatures start to drop in the Northern Hemisphere, retail shopping begins to heat up in anticipation of the busy holiday season. Over...

Tips for Creating Statement-Worthy Seasonal Packaging

If you are operating a business, then you probably already know how critical a bustling holiday season is. In fact, for some small businesses, it is the holiday season that can ensure the success of the entire year. The same can be said even for larger businesses that...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Just-In-Time

Time impacts space and cost when it comes to production. That's why so many brands are making the switch to just-in-time (JIT) packaging inventory management. The concept behind using JIT packaging inventory management works the same as the concept behind using JIT...

The Method Behind a Successful Packaging Redesign

Updated packaging is the tent pole of a brand makeover. New packaging creates an opportunity to fix all of the things that didn't work. It can also reintroduce customers to a brand using a new value angle. Of course, brand managers face lots of pressure to make the...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Just-In-Time

Time impacts space and cost when it comes to production. That's why so many brands are making the switch to just-in-time (JIT) packaging inventory management. The concept behind using JIT packaging inventory management works the same as the concept behind using JIT...

The Method Behind a Successful Packaging Redesign

Updated packaging is the tent pole of a brand makeover. New packaging creates an opportunity to fix all of the things that didn't work. It can also reintroduce customers to a brand using a new value angle. Of course, brand managers face lots of pressure to make the...

Packing Tips for Damage-Free Shipping

Damaged merchandise leads to a damaged reputation. The cost and disappointment associated with products that arrive damaged can be impossible for a brand to bounce back from. Brands are on the hook for replacing a product, covering return shipping, managing...

Soft Touch Coating Vs Soft Touch Lamination For Packaging

Product packaging isn't finished until it has a finish. Using the right finishing method is essential for creating a quality experience for customers. Brand managers often find themselves with a choice between soft-touch coating and soft-touch lamination once all of...

Choosing Between Matte and Gloss Lamination for Packaging

Lamination often doesn't get its due in packaging conversations. This results in brand managers not hearing about lamination options until those rushed final steps of giving the "go" to updated packaging. The truth is that lamination deserves priority in a packaging...

Advantages of Adding Varnish to Packaging

Bring the Shine: What Is Varnish for Product Packaging? Varnish is the enhancement far too many brands don't know they need when picking out packaging materials. What may seem like a minor afterthought creates a huge shift in the appearance of product packaging....

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