How Do Flexible Pouches Compare to Cans? The Advantages are Numerous!
Aluminum and steel are the two most common cans used for food and beverages. Both are recyclable, despite being thinly lined with a polyester or acrylic barrier between the food or beverage and the metal can. Although canning dates to the early 1800s, aluminum was introduced into can-making in 1957, according to Industrial Physics. Aluminum cans have been recycled so much that nearly 75% of all the aluminum ever produced is still in use today.
However, cans have decided drawbacks when compared with using flexible pouches for food and beverages. Since the original stand-up pouch was invented in 1963, flexible pouches have become a mainstay of modern food and beverage packaging, according to Industrial Packaging.
Create Gorgeous Small Box Packaging and Larger Cartons with Our New High-Speed Folder/Gluer
SunDance customers can now create virtually any type of carton, box, or small box with the latest exciting addition to our full-service packaging plant. Like so many other recent additions, our new high-speed carton folder/gluer is technologically advanced and highly cost-efficient. It will transform how you design your cartons and especially your small boxes.
New Custom Mylar Pouches Add Myriad Options for Eye-Catching Product Packaging
As many creative clients are already aware, shiny printed mylar pouches make for eye-catching product packaging. Mylar pouches capture consumer attention on store shelves and e-commerce websites. Mylar isn’t just for balloons anymore, Dorothy!
Recently, SunDance enhanced our state-of-the-art printing and packaging plant with exciting new equipment for producing custom mylar pouches. This latest upgrade builds on our existing mylar pouch capabilities to offer clients many more options in designing unique mylar bags for their products.
Create Custom Package Shapes and Exciting Stand-Up Pouches with Our Newest Custom Die-Cutter
Competition for store shelf space and online eye appeal continues to push product marketers and package designers in new directions. One of the most exciting recent innovations is transforming package shapes from simple plane geometry to custom forms limited only by the imagination.
5 Things You Should Know Before Creating Custom Wall Coverings
The writing is on the walls... custom wallpaper and wall wraps are the way to breathe new life into your space! We all know that a touch of wallpaper can transform your space, whether at home or in the office. With the rise of Experiential Interior Design, more individuals have realized that their spaces are an opportunity to create a lasting impression.
Ready to unleash your creativity by designing a unique space with custom wall coverings? We've compiled five things you should know before starting your next custom wallpaper or wall wrap project.
2022 in Review: SunDance Advances Community and Sustainability Efforts
The year 2022 has come and gone! Our team at SunDance is excited to share all we've been able to accomplish this past year. Between our Continuous Improvement Projects (CIPs) and following through with our general sustainability measures, SunDance has been busy! We know from experience it's not easy being green. But we also know it's oh so important.
Cold Foil Stamping: The Cool & Quick Way to Add Appeal to Your Brand
You've spent precious time and money building a brand you're proud of. And when it comes to your marketing and packaging, you want to guarantee that you've got a design that will catch the eye of your ideal customer. One of the easiest ways to achieve this is by adding a cool touch to your design with cold foil stamping. We caught up with one of our resident Packaging Experts, Michael Stephens, to answer some of the most frequently asked questions he has come across about Cold Foil Stamping.
SunDance Proud to Receive Premier PRINT Award in Offset Lithography
Recently, SunDance was honored to receive the 2022 Best of Category award in the PRINTING United Alliance Premier PRINT Awards competition. The winning entry was in the "Offset Lithography: Magazine - Sheetfed Offset "category for the Experience Arabian Horses Magazine, a full-color, 100 page, 10x12 PUR perfect-bound magazine showcasing the beauty and versatility of the Arabian horse.
5 Ways to Strengthen Your Brand with Product Packaging
Product packaging is more than protecting and transporting goods, it’s also about creating a positive, memorable experience that will strengthen your brand. If your product packaging and branding are out of sync, it can leave consumers confused and distrustful. Packaging design without branding would have no direction and branding without packaging design doesn’t have a medium to communicate directly to consumers.
You’ve Designed a Great Flexible Pouch. Now What? How to Choose the Perfect Flexible Pouch Finish!
Flexible packaging is increasingly about pouch packaging. That’s because flexible pouches can accommodate a wide variety of products, ship them securely, and display them impressively on store shelves. Pouches offer numerous options for interesting shapes, folds, openings, and closures, as well as printing in a full spectrum of colors, including images and text.