Custom Product Packaging

Plastic Clamshell Containers: 5 Sustainable Options

Plastic clamshell containers are a popular and versatile packaging option for many industries, especially for food, grocery and restaurant-related businesses as well as many retail products. There are many different materials that can be used for clamshells, and that includes several sustainable options, including the following. 1. Recyclable Materials Virtually every material we use at Indepak is recyclable. Materials such as PET (polyethylene terephthalate) and HDPE (high-density polyethylene) are accepted by virtually every curbside recycling program in the country. Additionally,…

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Is Biodegradable Packaging Your Best Option?

These days there are tons of options for companies that want eco-friendly plastic packaging, and many of our clients ask us about biodegradable packaging. While this may be a great option for some, it’s by no means the only option available. Here are a few facts about biodegradable packaging and some of our options available at Indepak. Most people assume that biodegradable packaging can simply be thrown into the regular trash bin and then it will simply biodegrade in a…

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Clamshell & Blister Packaging: 9 Options To Consider

At Indepak, we’ve been designing clamshell & blister packaging for more than 50 years. These types of packages can be designed to hold just about anything and one of their biggest advantages is that they allow consumers to see your product. Consumers are far more likely to buy a product if they actually can see what it looks like. We have a myriad of versatile options for your clamshell and blister packaging, including the following. 1. Clamshells Technically a clamshell…

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Plastic Packaging & Ecommerce: What You Need To Know

As the years pass by, many of our clients are selling more and more of their products through ecommerce rather than just at traditional brick and mortar stores. Perhaps even four or five years ago, you might not have considered the differences between packaging for a brick and mortar location versus an online store, but it might be time to consider your plastic packaging options. Brick & Mortar Packaging When you are selling items at a physical location where consumers…

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5 Food Packaging Trends That Win Customers

If you’ve spent more than five minutes in a typical grocery store, you’ve seen just how many products consumers are exposed to on a daily basis. With so many brands competing for attention, it’s imperative that your food packaging stand out from the crowd. These days, there are several design and product trends that can entice someone to select your product. 1. Convenience Consumers are busy, and any time you can make their lives a little bit easier, you’ll reap…

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Packaging For Electronics: A Look At What We Offer

Every industry has unique packaging needs. For instance, when we design packaging for food items or pharmaceuticals, ensuring safety is always crucial. When it comes to packaging for electronics, it’s crucial that we develop packages that protect your static-sensitive products. Here’s a quick overview of electronics packaging and what Indepak can provide for you. At Indepak, we use many rigid plastic and foam materials suitable for packaging for electronics. Anti-static packaging is designed to prevent the build-up of static electricity,…

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Our Thermoforming Company & Some Thoughts On Quality . . .

If you are searching for a thermoforming company, there are plenty of us out there, so it can be tough to decide which company is the best option for you. While staying with your budget is important, we know that’s not the only metric that drives your choice, and we’d like to say a few words about quality and what you can expect from our team. Quality That Comes From Experience Our thermoforming company has been around since 1967, and…

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Customized Packaging: 6 Cost-Cutting Options

If you think the cost of customized packaging is out of reach, think again. At Indepak, we provide our customers with a wide range of customized packaging options and we can always find a material that matches your product needs as well as your budget. Before you give us a call, consider our list of handy cost-cutting tips. 1. Buy It In Bulk While the upfront cost of bulk customized packaging is higher than a smaller order, the price per…

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5 Facts About Bio-Based Packaging & Bioplastics

For many products, using bio-based packaging can be an excellent way for a company to reduce its carbon footprint. Bioplastic materials can be used to create packaging for food and retail products, and is becoming more and more common. Take a look at some quick facts about bio-based packaging and materials. 1. We Use Renewable Materials For roughly half of all bio-based packaging, companies will use plastics sourced from plant starch, such as corn or potato starch. These thermoform starch…

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Food Packaging Design: Which Colors Should You Use?

With food packaging, there are so many decisions that need to be made. For instance, you have to use FDA-approved materials. These materials need to fit your budget. The packaging needs to protect your product. The labels have to include bar codes and nutritional information. And, of course, the package needs to be attractive and appeal to your target audience. Using color strategically can help you make a bold statement and entice new customers. Most customers only take about 25…

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