How-To

How to Pick the Right Pantone Swatch When Designing for Print

Color matching is essential. Here's how to ensure you're designing with the right colors from the start.

Podcast

Personalizing Shipping with Laura Behrens Wu

A chat with the founder and CEO of Shippo — an API for parcel shipping at any scale.

Bulletin

Explaining Overs and Unders in Custom Manufacturing

Why do overs and unders happen and how much are they going to cost you?

Podcast

Making a Really Nice Thing with Emily Sugihara

Ten years in, Baggu founder Emily Sugihara shares the tenants of her iconic bag brand and the discipline in good design.

Roundup

Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Discover our collection of beautifully-packaged items for your holiday gifting.

Podcast

Feeling Good, Being Good with Iva Pawling

A conversation with the founder / CEO of Richer Poorer — an innerwear brand dedicated to the omnichannel approach.

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How-To

15 Branding Solutions with Short Lead Times

15 ways to use branded tools on blank packaging.

Bulletin

Plates and Dies: Get to Know Your Tooling

Get to know dies and plates and how they affect the cost of your packaging.

Podcast

Outmaneuvering the Behemoth with Web Smith

Stephan talks to ecomm expert, Web Smith about what to expect from the shifting landscape, startup disruption burnout, and how DNVBs can adapt to compete with retail giants.

Interview

Talk Shop with Kate Dwyer and Penelope Gazin, Founders of Witchsy

A Q&A with the founder of art marketplace, Witchsy.

Roundup

A Practical Guide to Designing Packing Tape

Getting up close and personal with the the most common print options for gummed and packing tape.

Interview

Talk Shop with Haley Boyd, Founder of Marais

A Q&A with the founder of a Made in LA shoe brand.

Roundup

60 Ideas to Spruce Up Your Holiday Packaging Design

Design inspiration for shipping pretty at any volume this holiday season.

Bulletin

2017 Holiday Deadlines

Get your Black Friday Deadlines for holiday packaging

Podcast

Finding Truth in Science Fiction with Claire Evans and Jona Bechtolt

An interview about science fiction, Los Angeles, and the the history of women in technology with the artistic duo, YACHT.

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Interview

Talk Shop with Nicole Katz, Director of Paper Chase Press

A Q&A with the Director of Paper Chase Press — a modern press shop with history on its side.

Podcast

Leveling the Playing Field with Sara Hicks

An interview with Sara Hicks about the future of e-commerce and how her open source platform is powering it.

Podcast

Rebranding Your Underwear Drawer with Jonathan Shokrian

MeUndies founder, Jonathan Shokrian shares the past of MeUndies and plans for the future.

Podcast

Getting Back to Basics with Galyn Bernard and Christina Carbonell

From their days at Diapers.com to launching their own clothing brands, Galyn and Christina share what they've learned about e-commerce and entrepreneurship.

Podcast

Telling Stories with Adam Lisagor

We talk to Adam Lisagor about how he became the face and voice of some of the most innovative tech brands.

Interview

Talk Shop with Block Shop Textiles

A Q&A with the co-founders of the popular textile brand that's designed and made totally by hand.

Roundup

Seal the Deal: Classy Ways to Use Stickers on Your Packaging

7 brands using this low-cost option to elevate their packaging design.

Podcast

Granting Permission with Polly  Rodriguez

Polly Rodriguez talks about founding Unbound Box to illuminating the sex health space for women, and her past at Grouper.

Roundup

The Big Reveal: Clever Designs That are Inside the Box

Seven brands making the most of their interior box design.

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