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Creative Uses Of Canning Jars From Canning Jars Supplier

-Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Candy Buffet Jars – Prom Décor, and So Much More

By Brianne Livas

Every spring, a tradition takes place. One of joy, and excitement. One full of glitz and glam… and teenagers cutting loose. That’s right. I’m talking about Prom. A time where girls hit the salons to get dolled up, and dress in the n...

Amazing Homemade Lip Balm - The Best Lip Balm Recipe

-Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Photo of Sara, Packaging Options Direct guest bloggerHomemade, Homegrown & Hand-RaisedHey there, it’s Sara again. So, as usual, I am busy with my endeavors. There is a local “trading” event coming up and I’m busy creating things to trade. I am trying to come up with things that I can replicate for a new brand of homemade items I’m trying to launch. Nothing major, just some local farm...

How To Make Foaming Soap For Your Soap Dispenser

-Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Photo of Sara, Packaging Options Direct guest bloggerHi, me again, the one with the three beautiful girls. Did I mention I’m a homesteader in Arizona? We have a lot of dirt here in the high desert, and my girls are not easy on their clothes, or shoes, or hair. In fact, they are just downright grubby little humans. Also, these little princesses are sti...

Homemade DIY Bath Salt and Body Scrub Fundraiser

-Monday, May 11, 2015

Our Packaging Options Direct customer Leslie Fly, from Oshi Flowers, came to Bri seeking some jars for a personal fundraiser she wanted to put on to support her team in the upcoming Relay for Life Nashville to support the American Cancer Society. Upon speaking with Leslie, Bri and the Packaging Opti...

Students Create Amazing Rustic Mason Jar Centerpieces

-Tuesday, April 21, 2015

 

Packaging Options Direct Goes to Florida

by Leira Fomburn and Brianne Livas

The Advanced Food Production Class of the Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Florida International University located in Biscayne Bay Miami, was assigned a hands-on culinary project where the studen...

Understanding Types of Plastic

-Thursday, March 26, 2015

"BRI"ef: 109 - Packaging Options Direct’s Guide to Understanding Plastic Packaging

Plastic bottles and plastic jars are great for a wide range of products. The convenience, flexibility, safety, and sustainability make the economical containers a smart choice for products ranging from shampoos and w...

Let’s Get Spicy – From Bags to Bottles

-Tuesday, March 10, 2015

A Packaging Options Direct featured blog

Hi, my name is Sara. I’m mother of three beautiful girls, a full time homesteader in Arizona; and a loyal Packaging Options Direct customer.  I am excited to be a featured blogger for P.O.D.  Over my series; I’ll be giving you tips, tricks, and recipes on ho...

Packaging Options Direct Product Reviews

-Monday, February 23, 2015

Thank you for all the amazing product reviews! We are excited to read and hear how much you love our products, so keep them coming.

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Shrink Bands For Bottles How To Guide

-Friday, February 13, 2015

"BRI"ef: 108 - Packaging Options Direct - Guide on How to Use Shrink Bands

Just like our middle name, Packaging Options Direct knows that there are several options on how to apply shrink bands. Over my years in the packaging industry, I have performed multiple tests on how the best way to get the s...

Packaging Options Direct Explains Packaging Labels and Container Decoration

-Monday, February 9, 2015

“BRI”ef: 107 - Packaging Options Direct – Guide to Packaging Labels and Container Decoration

As with choosing your packaging and closures, having an idea on what kind of decoration you would like one your glass bottle or plastic jar is key to completing your overall look. While Packaging Options Di...

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