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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,…

Get a Glimpse of our New Sustainable Design of Child Resistant Box – EPIK LOK™

In 2018, we were recognized for leading innovation in the print and packaging industry at the North American Paperboard Packaging Competition with EPIK LOK™, our child-resistant packaging solution. The EPIK LOK™ was designed to help protect children from consuming harmful substances. This child resistant box provided durability and safety, while providing a seamless user experience…

5 Ways Custom Cannabis Packaging Fits Your Product & Brand

Photo Credits: Fluresh Cannabis is a $6 billion, fast growing, highly competitive industry. In order to address the needs of the increasing demand for medical and recreational cannabis, new products are being developed and launched constantly. In this post, we’ll cover how brands can customize their packaging to fit their products while also creating a…

Medical Marijuana Packaging — Cannabis Packaging Designs for Many Different Products

As a growing number of states continue to legalize marijuana for both medical and recreational purposes, more innovations in medical marijuana packaging are coming to the market. Dispensaries, extractors, and growers of these products now have plenty of packaging options to stand out among the competition and appeal to consumers.

Cannabis Packaging Must-Haves for the Luxury-Driven High-End Consumer

As the cannabis market continues to expand, the need for luxury cannabis packaging is growing. Like in other industries, the cannabis industry also has a high-end consumer who is looking for a premium product. High-end consumers are not just looking for better quality products, but also look for products that have a similar premium appeal….

The Cannabis Industry & Packaging Challenge – The Who, What, Where, Why and How [Infographic]

The cannabis industry is one of today’s fastest growing markets. With estimates of sales reaching $20 billion by 2022, the industry is set to surpass established industries such as the tobacco industry. The market itself has grown tremendously, from figures in the thousands to figures above $50 billion. With such high growth rates and an…

The Future of Cannabis Packaging – Design Trends

The future of cannabis packaging holds a great deal of excitement for consumers and packaging companies alike. This industry has only scratched the surface. Packaging companies all over the U.S. are preparing for legalization. Getting designs ready while awaiting the green light. At JohnsByrne, we’ve seen some ever-growing trends in the cannabis packaging industry that…

The Evolution of Cannabis Packaging – The Then & Now

Cannabis packaging has come a very long way since the plastic packaging days. Now, we have packaging that keeps the fragrance in while simultaneously guaranteeing the safety of children and even keeps the product as fresh as possible. But how did we come this far? Cannabis packaging has evolved into a high-demand sophisticated industry. As…

Designing Packaging of Cannabis Edibles and Smaller Treats with Consumers in Mind

Cannabis consumers are faced with a problem: there are too many options on the shelves. Local dispensaries offer dozens of different products, all with varying strains, names, and dosages. This can prove problematic for consumers who don’t have any affinity to a particular brand. With so many options, the buying decision often comes down to…

Maximizing the “Mini” Packaging for Cannabis Concentrates

In 2018, with so much innovation being poured into the cannabis space, sleeker is better, especially when it comes to packaging. New Products Mean Smaller Packaging Most cannabis consumers don’t want to be responsible for bulky packaging that can’t easily fit in a purse, backpack, or even their jeans’ pockets. In today’s on-the-go lifestyle, convenience…