Category Archives: Printing

Outside-the-box thinking spurs learning

Doodling. Even with our smart phones, lap tops and iPads charged and ready to go, we give in to the mindless, yet effective task of doodling. Dogs that look more like cats, squiggly lines and scribble-scrabble, an entire page of various sized circles – doodling is good, even if doodling doesn’t always make...
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What’s on your holiday shipment box?

Year-round we tell customers to think outside the box for shipment packaging. Pay attention to when customers most often purchase products and then customize their shipment box to make a bigger impact. For many customers, that time is right now, in the weeks leading up to the Christmas holiday and New Year. This season, UPS expects...
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How many cardboard boxes does Amazon ship each day?

We don’t know. But according to a report released by Sanford C. Bernstein, Amazon ships an average of 608 million packages each year, which equates to (an estimated) 1,600,000 packages a day. That’s a lot of cardboard, even when we consider some of the packaging used may be padded envelopes....
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When Did Shipping Boxes Get Pretty?

For MRBOXonline customers, boxes got prettier in 2016 It’s all about the packaging. Pretty packaging. Distinctive packaging. High-end packaging. Fun packaging. I’m-too-cool-to-care-about-packaging packaging. As writer Nicola Fumo so eloquently wrote in her “When Did Shipping Boxes Get Pretty?” article, in the age of unboxing, the box matters. For...
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