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How to Avoid Amazon Fees with Compliant Packaging

How to Avoid Amazon Fees with Compliant Packaging

If you want to succeed in the eCommerce industry, chances are you’re going to end up on Amazon. However, choosing to sell on Amazon isn’t as simple as taking good pictures of your products and putting them up on Amazon’s marketplace. You have to make sure that your product’s packaging meets Amazon’s shipping requirements, unless you want to incur hefty fees and risk not being able to ship your products to the customer. 

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Posted by Aimee Weber

Store Brands Magazine Features MRP

Store Brands Magazine Features MRP

In the July issue of Store Brands magazine, Bob Tupta, MRP's Product Manager, gives his insight on the latest functional packaging trends.

 

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Slime Time: New Twist on an Iconic Package

Slime Time: New Twist on an Iconic Package

Let our Twist Open - Close plastic closures help you eliminate slimy messes— keeping everyone happy!

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Sanitizing Products are on the Rise as the Ebola Scare Continues

Sanitizing Products are on the Rise as the Ebola Scare Continues

Many companies are expecting to see sales of antibacterial and disinfecting products start to rise due to the recent outbreak of Ebola in the United States. 

As many of our followers already know, Ebola has started to spread in the  U.S.; five people have recovered from the virus, one person that has died, and two hospital workers, including the nurse who visited Ohio earlier this month, are in treatment. Now today, according to an article in the New York Times, “A...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Private Label Nutraceutical Packaging is Rising Above the Rest

Private Label Nutraceutical Packaging is Rising Above the Rest

 Trends in 2014 indicate a rise in the development of private label vitamin supplements.

Convenience and ease of use in the nutraceutical packaging industry are both still major trends being watched by private label companies. With the continued rise of health concerns in the U.S. and the trend of being fit and healthy, more and more consumers are purchasing products that once only athletes used. Popular nutraceutical products, such as protein powders and vitamin supplements, are becoming...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

Senior-friendly closures must be easy to use for today's baby boomers.

With the rise of baby boomers retiring, there has been an increasing demand for senior-friendly products. In order for a product to be considered “senior-friendly”, at least 90% of adults must be able to open the package within 5 minutes. If the product takes more than 5 minutes to open and access the goods, it is not considered to be “senior friendly” and the consumer may have a harder time opening the package.

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Posted by Aimee Weber

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

Senior-friendly closures must be easy to use for today's baby boomers.

With the rise of baby boomers retiring, there has been an increasing demand for senior-friendly products. In order for a product to be considered “senior-friendly”, at least 90% of adults must be able to open the package within 5 minutes. If the product takes more than 5 minutes to open and access the goods, it is not considered to be “senior friendly” and the consumer may have a harder time opening the package.

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Today Celebrates Self-Care Day

Today Celebrates Self-Care Day

OTC medications, including healthcare packaging, comes into play on Self-Care Day

Today marks the first international Self-Care Day event in the United States. Hosted by Consumer Healthcare Products Associations (CHPA), this event highlights how over-the-counter medicines empower consumes to practice self-care and in turn save the US healthcare system $102 billion each year.

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

See The Many Ways You Can Use Grated Cheese Closures

See The Many Ways You Can Use Grated Cheese Closures

Our 70mm CF Flapper is making its way into the dry product market segment

You can find grated cheese everywhere from a consumer’s kitchen table to nationwide restaurants. New flavors and uses for grated cheeses and their packaging continue to appear in the product market. With our updated 70mm CF flapper, you can expand beyond the basic grated cheese market and add it to a wide range of dry products. With having the option to either shake or pour the product, it can make your consumer’s...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Plastic Closures Can Help Make Your 4th of July Easy and Fun

Plastic Closures Can Help Make Your 4th of July Easy and Fun

Convenient packaging can help you prepare for your Fourth of July party 

It’s almost time to celebrate! With everything from grilling to sunscreen, there is a lot of preparation required to make sure your party flows smoothly. Our plastic closures and packaging can help you through this process. You want something that does not make your products clump together, while still making it easy for you to get everying done efficiently. 

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

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