If you find yourself reviewing the certifications and qualifications of various packaging or medical device manufacturers, chances are you will see a mix of one or more ISO registrations, cGMP certifications, even FDA registrations. So how do you make sense of this “alphabet soup” and effectively compare one company to another? In other words, are [...]


6 Reasons Your Thermoformer Should Have a 3D Printer

by Todd McDonald on August 27, 2014

If you ever find yourself browsing Amazon’s 3D printing store, you may come across jewelry for the fashion forward, a variety of games and computer accessories and even the ability to create a 3D printed Bobblehead in your likeness. Or if you decide instead to search for the most innovative 3D printing projects via your [...]


Does your Packaging Leave your Customers Guessing?

August 20, 2014

When it comes to recycling, if you have ever been frustrated by hard to find triangles, tiny numbers or complicated rules, you are not alone. Let’s face it, plastic recycling can be confusing (even to professionals like us) and tossing an item into a recycling bin can sometimes feel more like a guessing game than [...]

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Are you Ready for the Cost of Dimensional Shipping?

August 13, 2014

If you’ve ever stepped foot in a UPS store with a bundle of packages to mail, then you know, when it comes to shipping, the space each item takes up can make a big difference when it comes to your cost. The same is true, of course, when it comes to shipping packages in large [...]

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