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Five ways to elevate your brand with premium packaging

  Packaging that showcases both product and brand. Packaging that delights the consumer, enhancing brand love and loyalty. Packaging that transcends box, tray and label to become a truly memorable element of the product it contains, creating not just an unboxing experience but an introduction to something extraordinary. Every great brand deserves nothing less, product…

Health & Beauty Meet Premium & Sustainability

  Walk down any Health & Beauty products aisle and you recognize it right away: few product categories are as dependent on innovative, premium package design to help attract and retain consumers and their brand love. From haircare and skincare to cosmetic packaging and more, a clear expression of brand promise and attitude is a…

Moving to “Next-Level” Sustainable Packaging Design

When you think about it, “sustainability” is far more than an environmental buzzword. Focusing on more sustainable packaging makes good business sense because a commitment to sustainability produces a cascade of practical, real-world economic benefits downstream. According to McKinsey, in 2020 more than 60% of consumers went out of their way to recycle and purchase…

Where Customer Experience Meets Social Media Buzz: Leveraging Unboxing Videos for Your Brand

Ever since the first cave paintings and sharing of tales around the campfire, we humans have been obsessed with sharing experiences as vividly as possible. Similarly, the “unboxing video” phenomenon, in which consumers film themselves “unboxing” a product for the first time, has been growing and appears to be more than just a passing fad….

Change for Sustainability. Change for Productivity. Obviously, change is good… at JohnsByrne.

Continuous Improvement. Everybody talks about it. And then, there’s actually putting that proverbial money where the talk is.  Enter JohnsByrne.  When we revolutionized the industry in 2014 with our one-of-a-kind 15-unit Press 384 – in JohnsByrne’s Limitless Pressroom – our goal was the highest consistent quality printing combined with new levels of responsiveness. A change for…

“Design with the end in mind.” Structural Engineering and the JohnsByrne advantage.

When you think about it, creating a truly successful package is very much like designing a performance luxury car where aesthetics meets engineering. The design process is a collaboration of a team with a perfect mix of engineering and creativity. At the end, the customer won’t know about the design journey from concept to production….

Unboxing the story behind the 2021 “Package of the Year.”

Combine an iconic holiday tradition with an equally iconic American consumer brand, and what do you get? For JohnsByrne, you get the opportunity to create the 2020 edition of Kiehl’s Apothecary Skincare Advent Calendar… which won “Package of the Year” at the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) 78th annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition for 2021…

JohnsByrne and Kiehl’s Win Package of the Year at National Competition

Chicago, Illinois, January 12, 2022 – JohnsByrne, a premium packaging and custom print leader, recently took home the prestigious “Package of the Year” award at the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) 78th annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. This marks the third time JohnsByrne has collected the industry’s top honor over the past seven years. The…

Your integrated domestic packaging partner: the JohnsByrne advantage “by the numbers.”

How does an integrated domestic packaging partner drive more quality and innovation? And why is that so incredibly important for today’s brands? Recently, JohnsByrne circled back to answer that two-part question again, this time by simply “doing the math.” And as you’ll see, having the math on your side is a powerful advantage in today’s…

Thinking it through to a more innovative solution: EPIK LOK® certified child-resistant packaging.

In December 1970, the U.S. Congress passed the Poison Prevention Packaging Act with the goal of reducing the risk of poisoning children via consumption of harmful household substances, pesticides, and prescription medications. It has led to considerable innovation. Innovation, as any good dictionary will tell you, is the introduction of something new. Or, more specifically,…

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