Things to Consider Before Ordering Paper Shopping Bags

Exploring options for paper shopping bags can feel overwhelming. There are tons of different types of paper options for your shopping bags. Why does that matter? The type of paper chosen for the paper shopping bags may significantly impact the ability to print on them and also their durability. The durability of the bag is extremely important if the bags are intended to hold heavy items. Before ordering paper shopping bags, these are some things you can consider: Let's Talk…

Matching Gift Challenge Next 30 Days

As buds give way to blooms this spring, do you find yourself looking for ways to honor this magnificent Earth of ours? The Nature Conservancy offers a great opportunity this month of May with a Matching Gift Challenge due to one of their generous donors who has agreed to double every gift donated by Conservancy members up to $1 million! From now through May 31st, the Conservancy will match all donations received from members, dollar for dollar. If you’re not…

Talk the Talk: Packaging Lingo Explained

Whether you are a savvy retail purchaser or a “power shopper” curious to know more about the industry, the following list of packaging terminology will ensure you can talk sensibly and smartly about packaging – to your vendors for your next promotion or to your friends at your next happy hour! Here goes the list: Paper Natural Kraft – a type of natural paper that has no coating and has not gone through a chemical bleaching process; normally brown in…