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Tips, trends, and design inspiration for a wide variety of products.

Ultimate Guide to Coffee Packaging

Though it’s often underemphasized, packaging for coffee is very important. Without it, delicate beans quickly lose their flavor notes and deep, roasted blends lose the richness and depth of flavor they’re known for. Even the highest quality coffee beans won’t stay that way for long without the right coffee packaging. In this post, we’ll cover…
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Digital Printing for Packaging: An Introductory Guide

Product packaging is often your first chance to make a positive impression on consumers. Whether your products are sitting on a physical shelf in a brick-and-mortar store or a digital one in an online shop, appearance can make or break a sale. Digital printing for product packaging allows you to take full advantage of this…
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How To Package and Ship Candles

Because candles are delicate and easily scratched, they require special care when shipping. For candle makers, it’s vital to know how to package candles for shipping so they arrive looking as beautiful as they were when they left your facility. In this post, we’ll share answers to many of the commonly asked questions on shipping…
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What Size Label Do I Need For My Product?

It’s time to go to label school! Today, we’re sharing a few easy steps to finding the correctly sized label for your product. Don’t worry, the homework isn’t hard! You are a few steps away from finding out what custom label will work the best and look the best on your product. Bring your ‘A’…
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How To Measure Dimensions of a Box

Getting box measurements correct is crucial for product packaging design. And while learning how to measure a box may sound a bit simplistic, there’s more to it than you might think. In this post, we’ll dive into how to measure box dimensions, including interior and exterior measurements, and how to correctly record those dimensions so…
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How To Find an Awesome Product Packaging Designer

A skilled package designer can transform average product packaging into something amazing. Product packaging designers specialize in creating custom boxes and packaging inserts tailored to attract your target audience. In today’s competitive retail environment, having a high-quality product line is not enough. The product packaging is the first thing prospective customers see when they encounter…
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Three-Tier System: What It Is and How It Impacts Alcohol Distribution

The alcohol industry is highly regulated and complex, partially due to the legacy of Prohibition. One of the most curious aspects of this legacy is the three-tier system which governs how alcohol is distributed. In this post, we take a look at what the three-tier system is exactly and how it impacts alcohol producers, distributors,…
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How to Make Print-Ready Designs in Canva

If you’re just starting out your business and working with limited funds, finding an affordable graphic designer is seemingly impossible. Fortunately, there are many amazing (and affordable) freelance designers to be found online, or you can work with free design software. Canva is one of those free online design tools that are incredibly easy to…
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How to Design a Stunning Wine Label

Whether bottling wine from your own vineyard, giving bottles as gifts, or marketing a private label wine with your own brand, a well-designed wine label is a must. Connoisseurs, collectors, and casual drinkers alike all have one thing in common: they love a good label. When designing your custom wine label, you’ll need to follow…
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How To Ship Alcohol in the US: The Complete Guide

If you’re just getting started selling private label wine, you need to know the rules and regulations around shipping alcohol in the US so you can successfully sell directly to your customers. As the popularity of online shopping continues to grow, many states have made it easier to ship alcohol directly to consumers, bypassing the…
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