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Packaging for Cannabis Edibles: Ensuring Safety and Branding

The growing cannabis edibles market is dealing with massive challenges in packaging and extensive compliance issues. Creating unique, appealing packaging for cannabis edibles products requires thorough knowledge of state regulations, as well as the breadth of skills to create packaging designs that present the product in the most enticing way to buyers browsing the shelves. Branding Cannabis Edibles…

Packaging Designs Not to Miss

In the HBA (health and beauty aid) industry, new packaging techniques and technologies make it possible to bring a product to market in an unusual, unique, and appealing way. Look over some of the packaging designs that have brought high consumer interest to a brand: KiSHR Organic tea brand KiSHR brought several premium teas to…

3 Things the Best Cosmetic Packaging Designs Always Have

The health and beauty industry is flourishing like ever before, with countless new cosmetic products making it onto the retail shelves every year. Premium products have taken a front seat in consumer demand in the USA, and are the fastest growth segment. The best cosmetic packaging designs offer certain qualities that are known to be…

Packaging Cosmetic Samples: What to Consider

Cosmetic samples are a mainstay of promoting a beauty product, but what role does the sampler packaging play in inspiring a consumer to make a retail purchase? Women consider cosmetics to be a necessity, rather than a luxury, and sampling new products allows them to test a product before committing to buy. The reaction to…

3 Steps to Streamlining Your Packaging to Fit Multiple Product Lines

Developing the packaging for one product is no simple task, but what about when you need packaging solutions for multiple product offerings under a single brand umbrella? Whether you offer multiple products under a single product line or multiple lines, you need to be able to customize and modify your packaging to fit your different…

Industry Challenges: Why Quick Turn-Around Packaging is Critical in the Cannabis Industry

Timing plays a critical role in the success of any product first getting to market, and this is even more important in an emerging industry like cannabis. Breakout brands typically establish themselves early on, are more likely to be successful long term because they had a chance to develop brand recognition, and are able to…

Industry Challenges: How Packaging Can be the Cannabis Industry’s Biggest Differentiator

Competition is fierce in any sector, but this is particularly true of emerging industries that are experiencing rapid growth, and have not yet firmly established who the industry leaders are. The legal market for cannabis is both new and continually expanding, as regulations across the country are gradually loosened, demand for legal cannabis products surges….

5 Ideas for Environmentally & Eco-Friendly Packaging

An increasing number of companies are awakening to the importance of sustainability in product packaging. With billions of tons of packaging waste populating landfills across the world, brands are looking for ways to incorporate materials and construction methods that make less of an impact on the planet. Although these environmentally friendly packaging initiatives are primarily…

The Folding Carton Manufacturing Process

A cornerstone of secondary packaging is the paperboard folding carton. Paperboard stock is specifically formulated to crease easily and some stocks are purchased for their crack resistance properties. The most significant advantage of folding cartons is that they can be shipped flat and then assembled upon arrival, making them an incredibly space efficient alternative to…

Helpful Facts on Hot Foil Stamping and Cold Foil Printing

With the variety of manufacturing options available to add multisensory packaging effects, brands across all industries are beginning to branch out and use foils. One of the most talked about topics and points of confusion is the difference between cold foil and hot foil printing, along with what the pros and cons are of each…