Custom Product Packaging

Understanding Retail Product Packaging Labels

Every package needs to include a label or product information. Many consumers are unaware that there are actually government regulations that state what types of information must appear on labels or packages. Different industries, of course, have different labeling requirements and these requirements include a variety of helpful information. Basic Regulations In 1966, the United States Congress passed the Fair Packaging & Labeling Act which includes regulations that apply to a wide variety of consumer products. Each label must include…

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Custom Packaging & Thermoforming Are A Perfect Combination

When it comes to custom packaging design, thermoforming might be your best bet. Thermoforming is the process by which thin sheets of plastic are heated until malleable and then are transformed into packages or products. Just about any shape, size and style of custom packaging can be created using this process. If you need custom packaging, here are a few reasons to consider contacting our thermoforming company. 1. Let Our Experience Work For You Indepak is a leader within the…

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Retail Packaging: Four Ways To Reduce Your Costs

Whether your company produces office supplies, electronics gear, tools or another item, reducing your retail packaging costs is always an important consideration. There are actually several ways to ensure that you spend as little as possible on packaging without sacrificing quality. 1. Select Affordable Materials Packaging can eat up a large amount of your operating budget every year, so selecting retail packaging materials that don’t break the bank is essential. Fortunately, thermoplastics, such as those we use at Indepak, can…

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Interesting Tidbits From The History Of Food Packaging

While cavemen probably worried little about food packaging, for many centuries, humans have spent a good deal of time researching, designing and improving food packaging. As time has progressed, food manufacturers have enjoyed more and more packaging options including the plastic food packaging we produce here at Indepak. Ancient Greeks and Egyptians created many types of glass jars and containers to hold food and liquids as far back as 1500 BCE; however it was Napoleon who in many ways jump…

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Thermoforming Companies & Your Plastic Packaging

Thermoforming companies, such as Indepak, can create just about any unique piece of custom plastic packaging that you might need. For those that might be curious about the process we follow to create each type of plastic packaging, here is a brief explanation of the process. The first step with thermoforming companies will be to meet with a client and discuss their specific plastic packaging needs. This includes discussing the type of packaging that is needed, the materials we thermoforming…

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Custom Packaging & Thermoplastics Are A Perfect Pair

As a thermoforming company, we at Indepak believe that thermoplastics are some of the best packaging materials available. If you need any type of custom packaging, thermoplastics might be the perfect fit for your needs. We can use thermoplastics, and perhaps a combination of thermoplastics and other materials, to create secure, attractive and affordable packaging. We serve many different industries and create custom packaging for retail clients that range from companies that produce office supplies to those that produce toys…

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The Plastic Blister Versus The Plastic Clamshell: Which Do You Need?

Thermoplastic packaging is our passion at Indepak, and every year we design thousands of custom plastic blister packages and plastic clamshell packages. These versatile package options can be created in a wide variety of sizes and shapes to suit the needs of just about any product. Here are some facts about these packages and some information about which types of best for certain products. First it might help to understand the differences between a plastic blister and a plastic clamshell.…

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Eco-Friendly Options For Custom Food Packaging

Custom food packaging is a huge industry, and thermoplastic is often the main material used to create these packages. Many of our clients love the light weight, versatility and affordability of our thermoplastic custom food packaging, but also are looking for ways to lessen their global footprint. The good news is that we offer many different eco-friendly packaging options for our clients in food-related industries. For restaurateurs, for example, you might need custom food packaging that allows your customers to…

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4 Tips For Better Custom Product Packaging

When it comes to custom product packaging, we have design packages for virtually every industry. Our clients include all sorts of retail businesses, as well as food companies, beverages companies, pharmaceutical firms, electronics companies and much more. Whether we are designing for a company that produces drills or one that creates organic cookies, we always keep the following tips in mind during the design process. 1. Packages Should Be Attractive & Informative For many products, a pleasing custom product packaging…

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Thermoform Molding: Some Common Terms We Use

Every industry has its own special and unique terminology, and those of us tasked with thermoformed molding are no exception. To help you decipher a bit of our thermoform molding jargon, here are a few of the many common terms we use and what they mean. Thermoform molding is a process that uses heat to increase the temperature of plastic to the point where it is easy to mold. Once the thermoplastic has been molded, we cool it down and…

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