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4 Popular Types of Paperboard Grades For Box Printing

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What many consumers and even business owners don’t realize is that the box you use to wrap a present, to buy a cosmetic product or to put food in can potentially be all made by different material grades. Cardboard isn’t just “cardboard”. You may already notice that a standard cereal box may be different than your cosmetic product box. The...

Customer Case Study: Teknikio

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TEKNIKIO Doubled their engagement and received Fantastic results for their packaging during trade show events A simple interaction with students and teachers developed into one of the most unique creative tool set for young inventors and innovators. Teknikio products has made the perfect learning platform by combining technology and traditional crafts. https://www.teknikio.com THE CHALLENGE Teknikio needed to produce a cost-effective packaging for their...

Customer Case Study: Hex Coffee

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Hex coffee received wide exposure on their packaging from the biggest online coffee blog Hex Coffee From working in various coffee shops to dreaming about having a voice within the coffee community in Charlotte, Hex Coffee has flourished within only 2 years with their approach to provide the best quality brew and create a community of roasters worldwide. https://hex.coffee   THE CHALLENGE Hex Coffee has...

Why Getting A Box Sample is Important for Your Packaging

When you need to know exactly how the design and quality of your boxes are expected to come out before producing a large quantity, going through the prototype stage is probably your best bet. Nothing is worse than investing a lot of time and money in a project and then to realize at the end that you don't receive what you hoped...

Step-by-Step Artwork Preparation Guide with Illustrator

To make it easier for you, we put together a step-by-step instruction on how to set your artwork file with PakFactory's dieline. Enjoy! Step 1: Verification Open PakFactory provided dieline on Illustrator and verify the job information at the bottom of the file. Step 2: Layer Set Up Check to make sure that all layers except for ‘artwork’ are locked. This ensures that...

Air Shipping from China to North America

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If you are looking for ways to get your consignment shipped from China, it will be a good idea to have an understanding of the various methods and their individual benefits and drawbacks first. This will help you determine the most efficient shipping method for your individual purpose and also save you a lot in terms of time, effort...

How to Avoid Complete Product Recalls due to Packaging Error?

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Recognizable and appealing packaging design indirectly advertises the company and the brand itself. Most buyers are inclined to make a direct correlation between the packaging quality and the product quality, so manufacturers put a lot of effort into making a representative product package. But in the desire to create an attractive packaging, manufacturers often face potential problems and unwanted costs especially...

4 Ways You Can Create Affordable Premium Packaging

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A large portion of many consumer goods business budget is put towards the packaging of the product. According to the publication "Private Label Buyer," studies have shown that the appearance of a packaging increases the chance of creating a better competitive advantage for your affordable premium packaging. What if, however, you are a smaller company and do not have the budget...

8 Reasons Why You Should Start a Subscription Box Business

Since the launch of BirchBox in 2010, we now have a dearth of subscription box companies to choose from. While initially only catering to beauty products, there are now subscription boxes that are available for almost any product. From food to toys, subscription boxes are everywhere. The popularity of subscription boxes have opened up a whole new market in...

Corrugated Box 101

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Corrugated boxes are highly versatile tool for you and your company, and can be used for anything front shipping to packaging. Here is useful information you need to know about corrugated packaging! Know your corrugated boxes, style and dimensions, design, print and labeling as well as shipping in US and Canada by your custom box design supplier. But what exactly is...