Category Archives: Industry Experts

Choosing the Best Compostable or Recycled Packaging and Labels

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There are now many sustainable packaging choices. How do you know what to choose for your sustainable packaging and labels?

Options abound!

To keep things simple, let’s consider the scenario of a sustainable business seeking adhesive labels.

Focus On What’s Important

When determining which adhesive label solution to choose, focus on these two decision criteria: 1) what is important to your sustainable business position, and 2) what is important for performance requirements of your packaging.

Your product and company sustainable position are important to the packaging choices you … Read More

Resource Guide and FAQ for E-Commerce and Subscription Box Programs

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It is a very exciting time when contemplating creating your own internet business but it can also be an extremely stressful time because there is much more involved than it appears. When we launched our first e-commerce web site in 2008, we suddenly realized how much we did not know, and the importance of learning it all quickly to avoid unnecessary costs and delays.

We have enjoyed working with the subscription box market for several years and have assisted over forty different companies from concept to successful launch. They ship everything from healthy snacks to DIY jewelry designs and we are proud to say our customers stand out in an … Read More

100% Recycled Jewelry Gift Boxes in Pretty Bright Colors!

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Our new Eco Tone Jewelry Gift Boxes are a big hit with customers this spring. They come in gorgeous matte colors like Blue Jazz, Citrus Serenade, Orange Tango and Calypso Pink also available in Chevron.

These eco-friendly boxes are made in the USA and contain 100% recycled box board (80% post consumer on average). The non-tarnishing ultra white synthetic cotton filler used to protect your jewelry is 100% recycled.  Its solid color paper wrap material is 100% recycled, Process Chlorine Free (PCF), and manufactured with renewable hydroelectric energy.

The Perfect Favor Box

Not only can these pretty boxes be used for jewelry, they also make great favor boxes for … Read More

Dr. Gabe’s Foods Selects Globe Guard™ boxes for healthy meals subscription program

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Every once in a while we help create a great looking shipping box for a customer and the program they are promoting just hits home as a great idea for us and almost anyone we know, Dr. Gabe’s Foods healthy meals on the run subscription program.

Dr. Gabe’s Foods

That is exactly what happened as we learned more about Dr. Gabe and his high protein, low carb Lunch Balancer program. It is designed for people who don’t always have time to sit down and eat a healthy meal. The key is to avoid (high carb) junk in favor of high protein, easy to eat foods that will prove healthy for … Read More

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

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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 … Read More

Catch the Wave with Our Recycled Plastic Wave Top Bags!

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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 … Read More

Additional Green Resources and Products

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