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The Great Paper Gift Bag Glossary

Unless you work in the packaging industry you might be inclined to think that “gift bags”, “shoppers” and “merchandise bags” are all synonyms. In every day vernacular that might do, but when you’re trying to find that perfect piece of packaging, knowing the difference can make all the difference. To help you out we’ve put […]

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TO CHAT OR NOT TO CHAT

If you are one of the many shoppers who rely on the internet to either search for or to buy products, I’m sure you have come across the little dialog box that says, “Do you want to chat”  Or “Is there anything I can help you with?”  And the box doesn’t go away; it just […]

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Weekly Round Up – Pinspiration Edition

When you spend your days in the trenches keeping your business moving forward, it can be tiring. So we thought you could use a little inspiration break. So silence your cell phone, grab a cup of coffee and get ready to be inspired. Below you’ll find a few great retail related Pinterest boards for your […]

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ARE YOU GIVING GOOD CUSTOMER SERVICE?

There are a few of old sayings; “What goes around, comes around”, “You get back what you hand out”, “Treat people as you would like to be treated”. These are all good common sense rules to live by in life as well as in the retail business world. Good quality Customer Service is so vital […]

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Kraft Paper… Not Just for Boring Brown Bags Anymore

Kraft paper bags, of grocery bag fame, are the tried and true go to paper option for retailers everywhere. You see them in merchandise bag form used for books, or tin tie for sweets & coffee beans. They are the standard for brown bag lunches and of course, despite the popularity of reusable totes, they […]

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