Thinking About Using Custom Washi Tape to Ship Products? Think Again

Washi scrapbooking tape

We almost feel guilty for saying anything bad about washi tape.

If you’re someone who’s into crafting, this Japanese paper tape has seemingly endless uses, allowing you to create all sorts of colorful designs.

It’s inexpensive, easy to find, versatile and flexible.

It’s also not a great option when you need a shipping or packaging tape. Here’s why. Continue reading “Thinking About Using Custom Washi Tape to Ship Products? Think Again”

Custom Paper Tape or Plastic Tape: Which is Better for Your Packing Needs?

Paper vs Plastic tape

It’s a question you’ve heard countless times at the grocery store: paper or plastic?
It’s one that applies to the world of custom printed packing tape as well. And while plastic tape and paper tape – also known as “kraft tape” – both have their selling points, there are times when one tape is more appropriate than the other. Continue reading “Custom Paper Tape or Plastic Tape: Which is Better for Your Packing Needs?”

Spending Too Much on Printed Boxes? Try Custom Printed Tape Instead

Meal delivery service box

Subscription boxes are everywhere these days, allowing you to order everything from beauty products (Birchbox) to ready-to-cook meals (Blue Apron) to pet supplies (Bark Box).

And while they’re all selling different things, these companies all have a couple of things in common: their business model, and their boxes. Everything you order comes in a nicely printed box. Continue reading “Spending Too Much on Printed Boxes? Try Custom Printed Tape Instead”