Packaging: The 3 Kinds

Packaging: The 3 Kinds

Paper-based Packaging

Pros:

  • Can be Printed on using either Digital or Offset Printing
  • Lightweight
  • Easy to form
  • Can be shipped flat packed
  • Label stickers can be used to customize it

Cons:

  • Not as durable or hardy as Kraft or Hardcase Packaging
  • Printable Area limited to Maximum Open Size Area of Printing Press

Kraft-based Packaging

Pros:

  • Lightweight
  • Sturdy
  • Easy to form
  • Can be shipped flat packed
  • Label stickers can be used to customize it
  • Size can be larger than conventional sizes

Cons:

  • Cannot be printed on directly
  • Not as durable as Hardcase Packaging

Hardcase Packaging

Pros:

  • High Quality
  • Elegant Touch and Feel
  • Very Sturdy
  • Finishing effects such as Foil Hot Stamping can be layered over

Cons:

  • Cannot be printed on directly
  • Printing can be done on paper and wrapped over hardcase
  • Labor intensive due to wrapping required
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