When we talk about packaging, it is something which keeps the product safe throughout the supply chain. However, the branding factor has also come into the play in today’s era. This is the reason that you need to make sure that your product is presentable in an effective manner because first impression really matters; and you don’t want your customers to have bad impression about your products.
A few things which can help in making your packaging design presentable are worth mentioning in this regard.
If you want to emphasize your brand value and goals in front of your consumers, there is no better way to do it than emphasizing them on product package. If you openly advocate about protecting the environment by shouting out on your website and other channels you use for product marketing and yet send your packages which are overfilled by packaging materials meant to be wasted, you are actually sending a contradictory message through the product packaging.
Good news is that you can use sustainable packaging materials which do not only help you saving the environment but they can also lower the packaging costs amazingly.
If you have decided to use product packaging to promote your brand and product, you do not have to spend a lot of money. And if you are spending a lot of extra money, you are doing something wrong. a few ideas are worth mentioning here.
- You can consider branding the boxes by adding a company logo and appropriate colors on the outer sides of the boxes. Moreover, you can print personalized messages on the parcels inside the box. This way, your customers will love the unboxing experience.
- A colorful tissue paper placed above the product or colorful ribbon can bring a WOW factor in the product packaging. For branding, you can print your brand message and company logo on the paper or ribbon.
- The tape that you use to seal your product has the area which can be used for the branding of your product. This is the reason that you need to get your company logo and brand message printed on the tape.
The initial investment in creating new packaging design may seem to break your bank but the matter of fact is that this investment can be a huge cost saver in the long run. With a change in packaging material, you will have to see how much of the cushioning material you are going to need in order to ensure safety of the product. There are several options that you can consider to eliminate the need of cushioning materials.