1. Boxes vs. Poly Mailers: Which Is Better for Your Business?

    Boxes vs. Poly Mailers: Which Is Better for Your Business?

    So much goes into running a business. You have to think about paying your employees, having enough products, and marketing your brand. One of the most essential aspects of running a company is ensuring that packages get delivered safely. You can guarantee that this happens if you use a reliable delivery company and solid packaging. This piece will give you an overview of two popular packaging choices, boxes vs. poly mailers, and determine which is better for your business.

    What Are Poly Mailers?

    Poly mailers are plastic bags with a sealable flap at the top that requires no tape. The materials of a poly mailer are incredibly lightweight and durable. Poly mailers are sometimes lined with bubble wrap for extra durability. You can also place a shipping label on the front of the bag so that it’s easy to see. Finally, these envelopes are thin, so they won’t take up too much room on a shipping truck.

    The rest of this article will discuss why poly mailers are a bet

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  2. 2 Reasons to Use Poly Bubble Mailers for Ecommerce Orders

    2 Reasons to Use Poly Bubble Mailers for Ecommerce Orders

    A lot goes into shipping ecommerce orders. You have to ensure you have enough stock and have customers’ addresses right. Another thing you have to do is package every order. Packaging is a more intense process than you might think. For starters, there are numerous packing materials to choose from overall. Here are two reasons to use poly bubble mailers for ecommerce orders.

    Extra Security

    The primary reason to use poly bubble mailers for ecommerce orders is that they provide extra security. Sure, boxes are sturdy. However, they’re incredibly wasteful and often too big for the item you need to package. For this reason, you should use poly bubble mailers, especially if you’re looking for an extra layer of security for your product. The bubble wrap will prevent the item from being damaged during transit, so it arrives safely to the customer.

    They’re Lightweight

    Boxes are incredibly heavy, which means you’ll spend more on shipping costs. The heavier s

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  3. Factors to Consider When Packaging a Product

    Factors to Consider When Packaging a Product

    There’s nothing more exciting than seeing a package on your front door when you get home—it’s like Christmas morning. However, you’d be even more amazed if you knew about the process it took to get the item to your door. Packaging and supply companies go through a lot of work to bring you your packages. This article will discuss factors to consider when packaging a product so that you can develop a newfound appreciation for the items on your doorstep.


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  4. 4 Common Problems Returnable Poly Mailers Solve

    Returnable Poly Mailer

    “This line will take forever!” Brittany thought to herself. She recently bought a cardigan and dress shoes from an online store for an interview. Both did not fit. She found herself waiting at her town’s post office impatiently. There were at least five people ahead of her.

    “I have places to be! I can’t stand here all day!” With each minute, Brittany got more frustrated. She wished she did not have to wait to return unwanted items. “There has to be a better way to return things.”

    There is a better way. Returnable poly mailers allow customers to easily ship products back without the n

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  5. 3 Unique Ways to Woo Your Customers on Valentine’s Day

    Valentine Day

    Janine looked over the crimson red wrapping paper—wishing she could do more. It was her first Valentine’s Day as a small business owner and orders came pouring in. She did not realize her homemade candies would create such a stir.

    She sold out within hours of posting her special recipes online. To make the holiday special, she wrapped each candy in red foil—and placed them in a box with a bow. Shipped orders were sealed with crimson paper.  

    “This will take forever!” she thought. A special touch was worth it—she had many hours ahead of her.

    Valentine’s Day is not just for significant others. According to the National Retail Federation, a website that supports national retail location

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  6. Using the 5 Senses to Create Timeless Packaging

    Thermal Labels

    In March of 2020, many companies closed their doors. Some were permanent—while others were simply due to the pandemic. Many individuals struggled to support their families under uncertain times. Others pivoted their dreams and decided to start businesses.

    Local artists created masks & small companies started producing hand sanitizer to combat shortages. These individuals have remarkable courage—finding ways to succeed through hardship and unknown times. These small businesses are making an incredible impact.

    We at PackagingSuppliesByMail want to thank all businesses for diligently showing up during the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are some tips to design incredible unboxing experiences—even in hard times.

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  7. Fighting Through the Pandemic Together

    Glamour Bubble Mailer

         In March of 2020, Ohio shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Schools started remote learning for students. Many people had to juggle different responsibilities. This year has been hard for everyone in some way, shape or form.

         Everywhere essential workers went to work despite the shutdown. Nurses, warehouse workers, and many others spent long days trying to push through. We at PackagingSuppliesByMail would like to thank you for your service during these unknown times. Like you, many of our employees worked through the pandemic to help those on the front line.

         Our warehouses became stocked with disposable masks & gloves for healthcare employees. We have prov

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  8. The Benefits of Seasonal Packaging

    The Benefits of Seasonal Packaging

        Weeks away from the holidays--customers flock store shelves to find the perfect gift for loved ones. Shops are dressed in green, red, gold, and silver color schemes with giant nutcrackers and candy canes. It’s all quite magical. Give customers some extra sparkle in their shopping experience with these seasonal packaging tips from PackagingSuppliesByMail. 


    Make Your Customers Feel Valued 

        The holidays are a time for giving--what a better way to show your appreciation by adding a little extra to each purchase. Creatively designed packaging with a subtle touch of emotion turns heads. Sounds expensive, right? Seasonal packaging does not have to be expensive to mak

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  9. 5 Reasons Glamour Bubble Mailers Are the Perfect “Thank You” for Loyal Customers

    Glamour Bubble Mailer

    The holiday season is just around the corner. Despite the holiday hustle, there are so many reasons to be thankful. Perhaps your business expanded this year—or you are revamping your website to attract new customers.

    We at PackagingSuppliesByMail want to show our appreciation to our loyal customers this season. We have created a list of ways to add extra “flare” to thank you notes this year.  

    1. Add a “Pop” of Color

    Glamour Bubble Mailers are an attractive aluminum foil envelope with bubble lining. These mailers add an extra pizazz to your shipments. Add

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  10. Top 10 Packaging Supplies for Businesses During the Holiday Season

    Top 10 Packaging Supplies for Businesses During the Holiday Season

    There are over 750 million packages shipped around the United States during the holiday season. Not to mention, extra hours spent at work trying to get ahead of holiday rushes. The holiday season is frenzied for many businesses—without extra shipping delays and last-minute shoppers.

    We at PackagingSuppliesByMail are here for your business during this hectic holiday season. We have created a top 10 list of packaging supplies—so you can focus on running a successful business despite the holiday rush.

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