The Advantages of Custom Printed Die Cut Boxes

Many businesses are missing out on a great opportunity. They are shipping products to their customers in plain boxes. They are using a one size fits all solution for their products and they do not realize that there is a better choice. If they would take the time to learn how using custom printed die cut boxes can be used, they would think differently. These boxes offer many advantages that could not only cut the cost of shipping for a business, but also could help market the business.

The custom die cut box can be designed to fit the products that are inside of them, better. If a business is using a box that is not made for their product, they may be paying more for the cost of shipping the product. They may also have to pay more for the filler that they have to put in the box to protect the product. The custom boxes require less space, material and filler. They can offer better protection for anything that is put inside of them. All of this will save a business money over the course of time. The money that is saved can easily offset the extra cost that can come with using custom printed die cut boxes.

While saving money is important, it is not the biggest benefit that comes from using these boxes to ship products. The ability to add graphics to the box is one of the major advantages that these products offer. The graphics that can be added to these boxes can be used in a variety of ways. They can be used to show the logo for the business or they can show the name of the business in a bold way. This can help create brand awareness. The idea of branding as a goal of marketing is not new. It is known as one of the most powerful tools that businesses can use. It can start through the use of a custom die cut box.

When the boxes have the graphics on them and are more colorful they will stand out more. They will be seen not only by the person they are shipped to, but also by others during the shipping process. It is much more powerful than many people realize.

Because of what these boxes can offer, it makes sense for businesses to take advantage of them. The initial cost of setting up these boxes will be recouped in a very short time when they are used properly.

[2/9/2015]

A Ballot Box is Not Just for Elections

The days of stuffing the ballot box to get a politician elected may have passed. Those boxes have been replaced with electronic machines that are supposed to be more accurate and fair. Just because these boxes are not used for big elections anymore does not mean there is not a place for ballot boxes anymore. They are actually a tool that many businesses can use to promote themselves or products in the store.

A ballot cardboard box still has plenty of uses. They can be placed in businesses to help promote an event. The business can get their customers to fill out a piece of paper that includes their name, address and contact information for a variety of reasons. It may be a contest or the chance to learn about special events. The business can then use the information they get from the papers that have been filled out to build a mailing list of the customers for their business. That will allow them to market their business to the people that have already been in their store. Building repeat business is a key to the success of any business.

There are some keys to making sure that any ballot boxes that are used.

  • Placement of the boxes – It is important to make sure that the boxes are placed where people can see them and will stop to use them. Placing them in a location where customers will stop and take the time to find out what they are supposed to do is a good idea. Many businesses will place them near a register where customer will see them. They can also be put in an area where the business wants to show off what they are selling.
  • Using Graphics – A ballot cardboard box should include plenty of graphics. The graphics can explain what is being offered for those filling out the paper, but the graphics can also be used to promote the business or a specific product. Bright colors and good graphics will turn the box into a powerful marketing tool.
  • Size of the box – It is possible to get free standing boxes or countertop boxes. It will depend on the space a business has and what they are trying to accomplish.

Ballot boxes are not used for elections anymore, but they are still very useful. Businesses that take the time to learn the power of this tool are the ones that will be successful.

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Benefits of Custom Gift Boxes

Convenience is something that is appreciated by many consumers. It has become more common for customers to be willing to pay more so they get to do less. Businesses that put their products into boxes for shipping or for their customers to take with them, have the opportunity to provide their customers with something that makes their products more convenient. Custom gift boxes are one way for businesses to offer their customers something extra.

Like decorative storage boxes, the gift boxes are something that will make a product stand out. The boxes can be used for different purposes and they offer several benefits to the businesses and customers that use them.

For the business

  • Convenience – By offering a custom gift box, the customer is able to give the gift without having to do any extra work. The customer will not have to spend time or money wrapping a gift. The work will already be done for them. Customers may be willing to pay extra or they may choose the business that offers the custom boxes over another one.
  • Custom sizes – The custom boxes can be made to fit the products they hold. If the products are being shipped, the custom boxes will offer more protection. They can also be shaped in a way that makes the boxes more recognizable and unique.
  • Branding – The custom storage boxes and gift boxes can also be a tool for building a business’s brand. The name or logo on the custom boxes provides an opportunity for others to know where the product inside came from.

For the consumer

Consumers who get many of the same benefits that a business gets. They can save time and effort by not having to wrap a gift. The product inside is more likely to arrive undamaged. The branding on the box can let others know that the person has bought something that is high quality.

The use of custom gift boxes is nothing new. It is something that has been going on for a long time. At one time the only businesses that could afford this type of custom boxes were the ones that catered specifically to high society. That is not the case anymore. These custom boxes are available to all businesses and they can all enjoy the benefits that are offered. It might not seem like the most important way for a business to try to grow their customer base, but once they learn the results, they are sure to enjoy the money it brings in.

[10/23/2014]