If you’ve got an office move planned, your job is twofold: to make sure everything gets from A to B in one piece and to keep disruption to an absolute minimum. But from desktop monitors and paper files, right through to the artwork in reception, an office move can involve having to move a surprisingly wide range of items, each …Read More
Packaging and ecommerce advice for business growth
With the thousands of packaging solutions we provide, you’re never stuck for options at Lil Packaging. To help you find out what you need, how best to use it, or if you’re thinking of shipping to a different country, we’ve developed a collection of business-led articles designed to keep you in the know.
In our blog, you’ll find everything you need to know, and more, about branding, e-commerce, and packaging for your business. Yes, that’s right, packaging can help grow your business. Don’t believe us? Check out the content below. For more information on our packaging solutions, pop across to our range here.
When you keep your packing and shipping process as eco-friendly as possible, everyone feels the benefit. Smarter, greener packaging not only means less waste for your customers to deal with, helping you stand out as a responsible business, but it also means that you do your bit for the planet and even save on costs. But how can you make …Read More
When your package lands at the customer’s door, it’ll probably be the first time they’ve ever seen and felt your product in person. From opening the cardboard box right down to unwrapping the item of clothing itself, the whole experience will leave a lasting impression on them. If you don’t get it right you run the risk of losing returning …Read More
Don’t worry, one of them isn’t pirates – we just loved the image!
Welcome to our practical guide to winning at international shipping for eCommerce. You’ve put together an amazing product range, and from London to New York — and pretty much everywhere in between — your website is getting a steady flow of visitors. Now comes the final hurdle: …Read More
For your customers, the unboxing of your product is an important event. It should leave a great impression on them of not only the product, but the brand as a whole — so getting this right is essential. But if they open up their package to find a battered vintage evening gown, broken sunglasses or scratched vinyl LP, they won’t …Read More
Friday the 8th of June was #WorldOceansday, which is perfect timing for our announcement as this really drives home the need for some serious change in the packaging industry. Our vision is to be the world’s most ethical ecommerce packaging provider, in the hope that others will follow suit.
By the end of 2018 we will have removed all …Read More
Dave and our warehouse team are excited to be holding their annual stocktake on Tuesday 3rd April – there will therefore be no despatches on this day. All will be back to normal on Wednesday 4th April.
Good luck, Dave 🙂…Read More
You’ve all seen it. That book trader that has a good old whinge on the forums about unreasonable customers leaving them negative feedback or demanding a refund because the book they’ve bought hasn’t arrived via the mail in pristine condition. That trader is clueless as to why their website, eBay or Amazon account is littered with poor feedback, and why …Read More
Mothering Sunday lands on the 11th of March this year…
Let’s face it, we’ll all be searching online for inspiration for that number 1 gift mum would be proud of this Mother’s Day (in one capacity or another) – but have you stopped to consider how your customers would feel if their beloved mums were to receive their gift either …Read More
Looking for an easy way to sustainably grow your floristry business online?
Quick Answer: Subscriptions! It’s no secret that interest in the subscription business model has increased dramatically over the past 5 years and it’s been labelled as a “disruptive industry” by the likes of Forbes.
What is less known however is that interest in the search term “subscription flowers” …Read More
We take the headache out of finding the right cardboard boxes or mailing boxes for your business – check out our filter by size page…
This filter enables you to find appropriate packaging for almost any item you are sending out via mail. From cardboard boxes through to our breezebox – all you have to do is specify the ‘footprint-size’ …Read More
It’s very easy to think that Valentines Day is just another sham. Boring, damaged, crusty washed-out brown and grey packages will litter doormats all over the world. Presents that after delivery provide an uninspiring and completely unromantic setting whilst awaiting being opened. If you like unexpected surprises, because what’s inside is great, then that’s fine. But if you like to …Read More