Packaging Design Guide

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Packaging protects your products.  It represents you and your brand so it is worth taking the time to get it right, the first time, every time.

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Packaging Materials: An important link in the food safety supply chain

By Cheryl Sullivan | Nov 15, 2019

Food Safe Packaging Materials While food processors and retailers understand the necessity to practice food safety in their operations, in the past few have demanded that their packaging suppliers exercise the same due diligence. This is all starting to change as consumers demand increased transparency, product safety, and food safe packaging materials. IFS PACsecure The…

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The Benefits of the War on Plastics

By Cheryl Sullivan | Oct 20, 2019

Plastics are in the news, pretty much everywhere you look, in the media, FB, Linked In, You Tube, and blog posts. We see brand owners committing to eliminate their plastic packaging and replace it with other materials. The packaging industry responds by presenting studies and reports that caution against the negative carbon footprint of replacing…

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Packaging Design Ideas

By Cheryl Sullivan | Aug 22, 2019

Packaging Design Ideas & Awards A collection of package designs that outdid the competition.   FACT Water and Crown Packaging create unique codes for each can that connect consumers and leave infinite recyclability UK Packaging Awards 2018 | WINNER: Metal Pack of the Year Packaging Design Awards Frankly Organic Vodka Frankly Organic Vodka’s classic logotype is…

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How to Explain Why You Use Plastic Packaging for Your Food Product.

By Gayle Palas | Jul 10, 2019

How to Explain Why You Use Plastic Packaging for Your Food Product Image source: Environmental Label How to combat the negative media around plastic packaging and tell your sustainability story We live in a media-driven world.  Today the word plastic is associated with pollution in the oceans evoking images of sea turtles mistaking plastic bags…

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Why You Need To Optimize Your Food Product Images

By Gayle Palas | May 30, 2019

Balancing Visual Content and Load Speed Why you need to optimize your food product images. “53% of users will abandon a site if it takes longer than 3 seconds to load! And once loaded, users expect them to be fast—no janky scrolling or slow-to-respond interfaces.” Google How to Optimize Your Food Product Images The past…

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RecycleReady Plastics

By Cheryl Sullivan | May 25, 2019

RecycleReady Plastics The 100% multi-layer recyclable pouch The 100% multi-layer recyclable pouch We recently attended a tour of the TC Transcontinental Flexstar flexible packaging facility in Richmond, Canada to learn more about their 100% recyclable pouch made with the new barrier films that can be recycled within the plastic bags/film/wrap category. This means that in…

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