Katelan Cunningham

Editorial Director at Lumi

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

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.

Interview

Talk Shop with Brendan Monroe

6 questions with the painter / sculptor who you may know as "Brendan the Blob."

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.

Roundup

The Big Reveal: Clever Designs That are Inside the Box

Seven brands making the most of their interior box design.

Roundup

A Perfect Fit: Sustainability Through Snug Packaging

8 clever solutions to minimize your packaging for less waste and cheaper shipping.

Roundup

Second Life Packaging: A Clever Approach to Sustainability

Designs for reusable packaging that skip the recycling bin.

Interview

Talk Shop with Yo Santosa and Owen Gee

Branding goes beyond the logo. We talked with design agency Ferroconcrete about crafting a memorable brand.

Interview

Talk Shop with Founders of EVERYBODY, Iris Alonzo and Carolina Crespo

Coming from a long stint at American Apparel, Iris and Carolina are starting a totally new, factory-focused apparel brand for everybody.

Roundup

7 Headline-Worthy Book Mailer Designs

Beautiful, bookish, easy-fold mailer designs for shipping literature.

Roundup

The Color Scheme Suited for Almost Any Brand: White on Kraft

6 Designs that prove the versatility of white-on-kraft branding.

Interview

Talk Shop with Sara Hicks, Co-Founder of Reaction Commerce

Tech veteran and product development pro, Sara Hicks is talking e-commerce — what businesses are doing now to succeed and how they can prep for the future.

Roundup

White Packing Tape That's Anything But Vanilla

Five design tips to really make your white tape pop.

Roundup

Getting the Most Out of Your Poly Mailer Design

Design tips and inspiration for standout poly mailers.

Interview

Talk Shop with Noun Project Co-Founder, Edward Boatman

To start off the 2017 Talk Shop series, Noun Project co-founder shares what he's learned about the essentials of visual communication and how they launched their new project, Lingo.

Advice

Packaging Strategies for Efficient Returns

How to prep your products for a round trip by making returns painless for your customers and your team.

Interview

Talk Shop with Jennifer Puno, Founder of ilovecreatives and People Map

Our November Talk Shop speaker, Jennifer Puno talks about how she's launching and managing so many products as a digital entrepreneur.

Advice

What to Expect When You're Expecting a Freight Shipment

How to prep your space to receive your first pallet delivery.

Case Study

Prepped for Growth, Wild Foods Packages for Scale

This health food brand is building their packaging to match demands of their brand.

Interview

Talk Shop with Joanna Waterfall, Founder of Yellow Conference

Get to know Joanna Waterfall, founder of the Yellow Conference and the speaker at our October Talk Shop.

Roundup

Knowing Your Way Around a Box

How to make the most out of custom-printed boxes.

Story

'Eison Triple Thread' Designs Luxury Packaging for a Whole New Way to Buy Suits

Interview

Talk Shop with Ellen Bennett of Hedley and Bennett

Get to know a bit about Ellen Bennett of Hedley and Bennett, the speaker at this month's Talk Shop.

Roundup

Packaging That Lasts: 10 Uses for Cotton Bags

No matter what you're shipping, cotton bags can make your product feel extra special.

Advice

Tips for At-Home Shipping from Three Brands That Have Perfected It

We talk to three successful business owners who reveal their lessons, tools, and strategies for at-home shipping.