How To Make Your Packaging Greener

The packaging you use to ship your products says a lot about you as a company. For example, by choosing packaging that’s overkill for the purpose and results in a significant amount of waste, you could unwittingly portray a message that you are a company which doesn’t take its corporate, environmental or social responsibilities very seriously. Today, consumers appreciate businesses …

Why The Future Of High Value Item Packaging Is Hexagon-Shaped?

When was the last time you purchased a large, new appliance and had it delivered to your home? What packaging did it come in? Chances are it arrived in a cardboard box with moulded polystyrene and plastic straps holding it in place. It’s a common packaging setup for safely shipping large, expensive items to ensure they don’t get damaged, even …

Tips For Choosing The Right Cardboard Box For Your Product

While the type of cardboard box you use to package your products might seem like a trivial business consideration, it’s actually one that requires a certain degree of thought – especially if you want to delight your customers and save some money in the process. You see, the thing about packaging is that it actually says a great deal about …

Packaging Considerations For eCommerce Fashion Businesses: Make Your Deliveries Pop!

Manchester has always been a popular destination for fashionistas in search of the latest industry trends. But in recent years, the city has also witnessed a steady boom in the number of online fashion houses that call it home. Brands like Boohoo, Missguided, PrettyLittleThing and Lavish Alice have helped to firmly establish the Greater Manchester area as a thriving hub …

5 Different Types Of Green Packaging

Consumers today are more conscious about the environment than ever before. By showing that you are a company that takes proactive steps to reduce its carbon footprint and utilise sustainable packaging where possible, you could stand to differentiate yourselves from your competitors. Here are 5 different types of green packaging that are proactively tackling the problem of packaging waste: 1. …

Paper Honeycomb Packaging: Use Cases In Industry

In today’s post, part two of our two-part series on paper honeycomb packaging, we’ll be showing you just some of the multitude of use cases for this amazing innovation. If you haven’t already read part one of this series, we highly recommend you do before continuing as it will provide you with a much more valuable overview. Here’s how paper …

Paper Honeycomb Packaging: What Is It & The Amazing Benefits

More emphasis is quite rightly being placed on producing packaging solutions that are sustainable and more environmentally friendly. But while things like single use coffee cups can be easily replaced with reusable ones, other day-to-day packaging applications aren’t quite so easily switched. Nevertheless, this hasn’t stopped innovative packaging manufacturers from seeking to develop solutions that can replace and surpass more …

5 Ways Ecommerce Companies Can Minimise Packaging Waste

Following on from our post on Why Recyclable Packaging Needs To Be At The Top Of Everyone’s Agendas, today’s article looks at some of the ways businesses can minimise packaging waste and lend a helping hand to the environment. 1. Choose The Right Box For The Job The primary way you can reduce packaging waste is to choose the right …

Why Recyclable Packaging Needs To Be At The Top Of Everyone’s Agendas?

In a message to mark World Environment Day on Tuesday 5 June, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said the world needs to unite to “beat plastic pollution”. He urged consumers to stop buying one-use plastic products and “refuse what you can’t re-use”. But while most consumers are also conscious about the benefits of purchasing products that come in recyclable packaging, …

Protecting Perishables During Summer Shipping

Here in the UK, we all love summer until it gets unbearably hot. It’s the best chance we’ve got each year to enjoy some proper sunshine and maybe even experience some Mediterranean-esque temperatures. But as this summer gets into full swing, additional challenges are presented for companies that ship perishable goods. For businesses, ensuring perishable items successfully withstand hot temperatures …