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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: Resin Comparison Guide

-Thursday, March 26, 2015

Plastic Resin Comparison Guide Preview

 

 

In this edition of POD-U we are going to give you a quick breakdown of the primary types of plastic, their resin identification, and the primary benefits of each type.

 

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.

Review our products in 3 easy steps:

  1. Click here to register or log in to your account.
  2. Go to any of our product pages, look for the stars and click the link to add...

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...

How to Select a Closure for Your Package

-Monday, January 19, 2015

How to select a closure for your package

 

 

One of the questions we hear the most is “How do I know which closure to buy?” We put together this guide to help.

 

Color Me Confident - “BRI”ef: 105

-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?

Clear

Clear bottleClear (also known as flint when referring to glass), natural, and amber col...

Style Is More than Clothes - “BRI”ef: 104

-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...

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