Is Zero Waste Packaging the Future?

Packaging has a unique role in the purchasing process. On one hand, it is meant to protect the product from contamination, through transport, and during storage, but on the other, it has to convey the message of the brand.  Just the look of a good’s packaging can communicate that the company is more expensive and […]

Airbnbmag? Yep, Airbnb has a print mag.

Airbnb is the digital disruptor to the hotel industry. Its online marketplace of short-term rentals has led to millions of hosts signing on to share their own homes, a mighty legal backlash from the hotel industry and some cities, as well as plenty of happy Airbnb guests who have booked lodging around the globe at prices […]

Printing History is Bigger in Texas

Keelin Burrows is the curator of The Printing Museum in Houston. After completing a three-year curatorial fellowship at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in the Modern and Contemporary Decorative Arts and Design Department, she applied for and was awarded this curatorial position in 2012. The museum was founded by commercial printers in the late […]

Pantone – There Can Only be One

In branding – color selection may be one of the most important things a brand can do.   Some brands are so tied to certain colors that you can recognize the brand without even words.  Coca Cola, McDonald’s, Tiffany’s jewelry – these are great examples of brands that utilize the Genius behind color recognition. Pantone had […]

Paper Grows Trees!

Really great article we had to share from our friends at Two Sides on how paper grow trees. Take a look and as always let us know your thoughts. Submitted by: Phil Riebel 03/10/2017 In North America, it takes less than 2 seconds to grow the fiber needed for a standard #10 envelope (on 100 acres […]

15 Amazing Door Hanger Designs

Last week we featured how to use door hanger advertising effectively. Well here are great examples of creative door hanger designs that we feel truly showcased what we meant.  A bit more than your standard “do not disturb”, these companies put some thought into their door hangers and effectively used them in their marketing campaign. […]