Category Archives: eCommerce Shipping Boxes

How to Make Custom Boxes for Shipping Products

Are you wondering how to make custom boxes for shipping? Are you unsure if you even need to bother? Let’s explore this topic together for a bit…

The age of digital marketing and eCommerce has presented a massive problem-slash-opportunity for merchants around the globe. The first, and perhaps most important, thing to note is that with this now-standard means of offering and shipping products, packaging is more important than ever.

Make Custom Boxes for Shipping

Don’t believe us? Take a look at these little tidbits of info…we think you’ll find them rather insightful. According to a recent survey:

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Drop Shipping Custom Packaging for Your Products

These days, especially in the age of eCommerce, being a merchant really isn’t all that hard. Find a product, launch a site and you’re on your way.

Ok, so we’ve drastically simplified the process here…we can admit that. But the point is, anyone can sell something. Being a merchant is pretty easy. It’s being a merchant who stands out that’s the hard part.

Printed Mailer Box

The industry is constantly evolving. And the latest trend? Drop shipping. The idea of no muss, no fuss drop shipping is becoming more appealing and commonplace in the world of eCommerce, but how can you take advantage of this strategy while standing out? Drop shipping custom packaging is one way!  Read on to discover the meaning of drop shipping as well as its advantages and downsides.

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Featured Customer: ProGlow

We love sharing our new clients with you. And we get even more excited when we love their products, too. That’s exactly what happened when we recently started working with ProGlow.

Custom Boxes for ProGlow!

The ProGlow Difference
ProGlow was developed and is owned by Dr. Pauline Haugen, who as a life-long athlete, believes wholeheartedly that nutrition and food have the power to heal. But she didn’t stop there, with just her belief. Dr. Haugen actually developed a product to support that belief (hello, ambition!).

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Best Packaging for Shipping Clothes

Shipping clothes is easy when you have the right box. Clothes are lightweight, making them relatively affordable to ship, so you can budget more money toward the things that matter, like branding your custom boxes and creating an experience for your customers. 

Shipping Boxes for Clothes

What are the best packaging boxes for shipping clothes? Hands down, the C-series box is the ideal clothing box, whether you ship bulky jackets or silky scarves.

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Take Great Product Photos with Minimal Investment

It can’t be stressed enough how important it is to provide clear, crisp, high-quality images and professional-looking photographs when it comes to your branding and packaging. Consumers today are both savvy and unforgiving – and the simple fact is, one poor image can result in the loss of a sale.

Promotional Box with Printing
Fortunately, there are a variety of easy methods you can use (even if you’re DIY’ing your photos), to make sure you get the best possible images for your packaging and other branding efforts. The following tips will help produce great product images, even if you have a small budget to work with.

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Bad Packaging Design: What NOT to Do

You put a lot into your brand. In many ways, it’s like your baby. Every detail, every decision, every word, color and image…you’ve thought about them all. So there’s no way you’re going to drop the ball when it comes to your packaging…right?

It’s perhaps one of the most important (and often overlooked) parts of a business plan – packaging. Your packaging says a lot about you and your brand image. Even if you don’t realize it. And at the end of the day, packaging might make more of a difference than you may think.

Custom Printed Box

According to recent marketing research and studies done on packaging and consumer behavior, 52 percent of online buyers say they are more likely to shop a brand again if their items arrive in premium packaging. And some brands have seen consumer interest increase by as much as 30 percent when it’s obvious to their customer that packaging is a top priority.

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Featured Customer: Toby’s Estate Coffee

Coffee. For so many of us, it’s the most amazing moment of our day. In fact, did you know that, after petroleum, coffee is the world’s most valuable commodity? That’s not all. The average American spends about $1092 annually on coffee, and we’re not even the most caffeinated nation in the world.

Toby's Estate

It’s safe to say, when Brooklyn-based Toby’s Estate Coffee Roasters called on us to help design boxes for packaging their delicious cold brew coffee, we jumped at the chance like we were running for that first cup of the morning!

We know the majority of Brooklyn, New York residents take their coffee pretty seriously, so we sought out to make packaging that reflects just how important coffee actually is in our day-to-day lives. Our goal was to intrigue Toby’s Estate Coffee customers before they even finish their first sip – some may even go so far as to call it love at first sip.

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How Does Packaging Contribute to Product Identification?

How Does Packaging Contribute to Product Identification?
Question: What does your branding actually say about your brand? Does it tell your story? Catch the eye of your consumer? Set you apart from your competitor?

Another question: Are you using your branding to maximize sales? Because you can, and should be.

How? Easy — Your Packaging

If your branding and product packaging aren’t working overtime for you, we’ve got some bad news for you. You’re missing a HUGE…no, make that: H-U-G-E opportunity. The good news? You can fix it! The better news? We’re here to help you!

Custom Boxes for Room Dividers Now

Custom packaging and branding makes a bigger difference than ever to savvy, demanding customers who now look for more than just the product. Today’s consumer wants more, expects more, from the brands they support.

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Are Custom Mailer Boxes Right for You?

Finding the perfect box to mail orders in can be more challenging than it may seem. Custom mailer boxes do double duty in the land of shipping. Not only can a custom box be the perfect fit, but the potential these boxes have for customization can also be a branding blockbuster, furthering your presence in the market place, making it an investment that all but pays for itself.

Custom Mailer Boxes

But…What Are Custom Mailer Boxes?

Custom mailer boxes are exactly what they sound like: custom-sized, regular, rigid mailing boxes with hinged lids that can be totally customized (inside and out!) and withstand the shipping process. They’re often meant for packaging small items or a selection of product – think: subscription boxes – but in truth, as the name would imply, these custom boxes can come in all sizes and are intended to be precisely the perfect shape for your exact shipping needs.

Many questions come to mind when brands think about adopting custom mailer boxes. Business owners often wonder things like: what type of packaging is righthow much will it cost, and what are the benefits to custom packaging? So, how do you know if custom mailer boxes are right for your business? Check out these key points to consider.

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Featured Client: Hugh & Crye

With roots that go directly to the heart of European style, Hugh & Crye has built their reputation on classic looks for men. Known for stylish dress shirts that offer a superior fit for their customers, the company was founded in 2009 to satisfy the need for shirts that look as great on your back as they do in the box. We’re excited to introduce you to this month’s Featured Client, Hugh & Crye!

Hugh & Crye - Custom Boxes Now

From the board room to weekend brunch, looking sharp and professional has never been more important to men. Even the semi-casual Saturday night cocktail party demands a put-together look that men can feel confident and poised in. That’s why so many men love the shirts and blazers created by Hugh & Crye. Available in 12 unique fits to suit almost every body type, this fashion-forward company has ultimately replaced the poorly fitted off-the-rack department store shirts that so many men find unappealing and grossly unflattering. The company’s exclusive online fitting process factors in both height and body shape, providing men with a perfect fit, every time.

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