How Small Retailers Can Clear Out Excess Inventory

There’s a nefarious syndrome plaguing many small retailers, and it’s called inventory creep. It begins innocuously enough, maybe that little stand of beach toys doesn’t sell so well over a wet summer, so you resolve to tuck the extras away for the following sunny season. Perhaps winter scarves don’t seem to be in vogue [...]

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Appreciating Customers

Delight your customers with low-tech, time-tested gestures. Even at a time when technology is a driving force in every business, nothing is as important, nor garners more rewards, that the one-on-one, old fashion human touch. Having worked in a specialty retail shop for over 5 years, these are a few things I’ve done to [...]

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Packaging The Story Of Your Business

To create beautiful packaging your business story must be woven into the design. Your company is unique, and any product packaging should reflect that to current and potential customers.Therefore, packaging should reflect a personality. The challenge is, how do you accomplish this in an interesting way? Fortunately, it’s [...]

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Tissue Paper Flowers For Valentine's Day

Valentine's day is one gift giving holiday that you want to be sure to go all out on the packaging. If you want to keep your gift a notch above the rest all you need is some tissue paper, decorative ribbons, and florist's wire to turn an ordinary gift bag into the perfect presentation for your valentine's day gift! See all [...]

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The Ultimate Guide to Jewelry Photography

If you are interested in jewelry photography, chances are you have already been involved in other styles of photography. You have probably quickly learned that there are several techniques utilized for photographing different types of objects or subjects so that the results deliver the most optimal, sharp, colorful and [...]

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Packaging in Action

We love receiving feedback from our customers. But nothing makes us happier than seeing how our customers utilize our products in action! One customer Ellen purchased our Sunflower Plaid printed Cello bags and posted, "I bought them to package small votives for my daughter's high school graduation party which has a [...]

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Let Us Pay to Advertise Your Business!

Custom hot stamping is an excellent way to promote your business. You’ve probably heard us say that before. But as you may also know, talk is cheap, so we are putting our money where our mouth is. If you haven’t tried custom hot stamping before, we want to pay to advertise your business by hot stamping your packaging for [...]

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Left Over Cardboard Boxes? Make Horses.

This is a fun project parents can do with their young daughter. If you have left over cardboard boxes, you can make mini horses for decorating a bedroom wall. For inspiration and and instructions visit this informativearticle by Ann Wood.

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We're active participants in many retail forums and blogs. Here's a few of our conversations from across the web.[mycomments]

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