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To Kemi or Not to Kemi – Making your custom printed shipping box graphics stand out!

Escape Monthly.com

We are constantly looking for new ways to help our customers create some of the most attractive shipping boxes being sent. These include how to maximize color as well as layout effectiveness. One of the ways we can help accomplish this is with the use of Kemi white or “white top” boards.

Escape Monthly – always looking to improve!

The team that owns and operates this unique subscription box program is one of our favorites because they never sit still or rest on their laurels. Not only do they offer one of the coolest subscription programs available, (they give away free trips) they also understand the importance and role packaging plays in creating a memorable, positive customer experience.

Most customers would have been quite satisfied by creating one … Read More

Catch the Wave with Our Recycled Plastic Wave Top Bags!

Wave Top Bags Pink

If you are looking for an eco-friendly plastic shopping bag for your store, you don’t want to miss our Wave Top Plastic Bags. They are super sturdy and made in the USA at a top-rated environmentally efficient facility. They come in lots of great colors including 100% recycled Black, 80% recycled Red and 25% recycled Aqua, Blazing Pink, Citrus, Purple and Clear.

They feature a cool wave top design with die cut handles and extra wide gusset bottom which allows them to stand up like a shopping bag. Made from Encore® plastics collected in the U.S., they contain no heavy metals above 100 ppm. We offer them in cartons of 250 by size or in assortments of 125.

These shopping bags can be hot stamped with your name or … Read More

EZ Green Pak, an easy, convenient cushioning paper packaging solution, on sale at the lowest prices EVER!

EZ Green Pak Standard and Mini

A lot of protective packaging know-how packed into one small box and one slightly larger box. We are happy to offer BOTH versions of our very popular EZ Green Pak at the lowest prices we have ever offered.

EZ Green Pack Mini – 340 square feet of 40# industrial Kraft, comes out of the box fully “scrunched” and ready to use. Saves time and labor by minimizing packer fatigue. Its compact 6” X 6” X 12-1/2” size makes it ideal for a busy, crowded packing station or table. Sold in convenient two packs.

EZ Green Pak (standard) – Each box only measures 10-1/4” X 10-1/4” X 14-3/4” but delivers 2,000 square feet of 30# paper, ready to use for void fill or cushioning applications. Designed for the higher volume situation … Read More

Buyers Guide to Sustainable Paper Packaging

Sustainable Packaging Buyers Checklist

As a companion to the Buyers Checklist for Adhesive Labels, here is a quick and easy-to-use checklist for sustainable paper packaging.  Use this concise guide when sustainable or eco-friendly packaging is important.

What is Sustainable Packaging?

Let’s first start with one definition of sustainable packaging.  Packaging which significantly contributes toward people, planet and profit is sustainable packaging.  This Triple Bottom Line (3BL) standard is the basis for measuring the sustainability of packaging as well as all other products and services.

Greenwashing is the opposite of sustainable packaging.  For example, greenwashing is when packaging is manipulated to appear eco-friendly or advertising and marketing is cleverly designed to mislead buyers.  Unfortunately the problem of greenwashing has been a significant challenge for packaging buyers, and the work to determine the real Read More

Best Prices on the Best (pallet and bundling) Stretch Wrap Films

Paragon Torque hemmed EDGE photo

If you have not seen the new and improved stretch film section of our Globe Guard Products.com green packaging store, you should check it out before you re-order your stretch pallet wrapping or bundling films.

We have made re-ordering easier and now exclusively sell market and technology leading Paragon films in hand wrap sizes as well as machine length rolls.

Wide Selection of Stretch Film Formulations

In hand wrap for manual applications, we are pleased to offer Paragon’s revolutionary Edge film in 60 gauge, 70 gauge and 80 gauge; all in 18″ roll widths.

For economy minded machine film buyers, our new Global film is sure to reduce pallet wrapping film costs with a 20” roll width and a choice of 60, 70 and 80 gauge, able to satisfy virtually … Read More

Eco-Chic Mother’s Day Packaging

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Who ever said Mother’s Day gift packaging has to look old fashioned? Certainly not us here at Nashville Wraps. Our very popular new Hot Pink Chevron looks perfect mixed with our Turquoise Chevron. What mom wouldn’t be thrilled to have a gift wrapped in these fun designs?

Not only are Chevron Shopping Bags on trend, but they are made from 100% recycled white Kraft paper. So they are eco-friendly and beautiful. They carry Nashville Wraps Green Way® brand logo. You can purchase them in cartons, mini-packs and assortments.

Along with bags, we offer Chevron stripe 100% recycled tissue paper and 90% recycled gift wrap. The Pink Chevron also comes in 100% recycled nested gift boxes and jewelry gift boxes. Our 100% cotton curling ribbon in Pink or Turquoise … Read More

Additional Green Resources and Products

  • Let's Go Green
  • Sustainable is Good
  • Squishy Press
  • Jonah Coyote Design
  • All About the Future
  • Green America
  • Wabnitz Editions
  • Teragren
  • Dharma Merchant Services
  • Zing Green Products
  • Promotional Product Soltutions
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