-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.
-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...
-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...
-Monday, January 19, 2015
One of the questions we hear the most is “How do I know which closure to buy?” We put together this guide to help.
-Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The various colors of our European bottles, Boston round bottles, and bullet bottles look beautiful; but did you know they can also have a very interesting effect on the perception you wish to give to your customers?
-Friday, November 7, 2014
When most of us think about style our first thought it about the latest runway fashion, which in the long run trickles down to what clothes we put on each day. Style plays a very important role in the world of packaging and much like dressing yourself to impress, you have to dress your product to im...
-Tuesday, November 4, 2014
At Packaging Options Direct, we are fully aware that vaping, e-cigarettes, e-juice, or e-liquid is becoming more common in the United States, and around the world. We thank our customers for choosing us for all their e-cigarette supply needs.
According to the e-cigarette Tobacco Vapor Electronic Ci...
-Thursday, October 23, 2014
In the last “BRI”ef, we reviewed packaging categories. These are the general terms used to describe a package, such as a bottle, jar, jug, etc. Once you know the general category of container you are looking for, the next step is to determine what shape of container you want.
-Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Creating awesome products is fun. Choosing how to package them in the most elegant manner can be more challenging. As you know, Packaging Options Direct offers glass, plastic, metal tins and more options. We are not here to tell you which option is best for your product, alt...
-Friday, October 3, 2014
Categories in the container and packaging industry are general terms used to describe a package. Bottles, jars, cans, jugs, pails, drums and tubes are just a few. They are very broad terms which do not provide much information; but in understanding basic packaging categories, you can begin to narrow...