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    Is It Time to Refresh Your Brand? 10 Product Labeling Tips for 2018

    The New Year's role as a dividing line makes it a great time for any company to change its packaging strategy or general branding. Coming out of the peak retail season and facing a fresh calendar, the months ahead will present many opportunities for small-business owners to maximize their products' appeal.

    Perhaps product labels have fallen out of step with trends dominating the industry. Maybe competition has become especially intense, demanding an updated look as a response. Whatever the reason for a branding refresh, there are many great tactics companies can employ. Here are 10 ways to rethink product labeling in 2018:

    1. Incorporate a new logo: Maybe the labels aren't the problem with a company's branding, at least not directly.
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  • Top 5 Label Design Considerations for Vape Products

    What does it take to create a great package design in the vaping and e-cigarette industry?

    This is a vital question for the young and ambitious companies competing in the sector. If you count yourself among those businesses, it's time to take on this quandary and maximize your products' shelf appeal. The following are five separate facets of package design to think about when crafting custom vape labels.

    • Legal Compliance: Perhaps the most important (but least exciting) component of e-juice labels is made up of the elements mandated by federal and state authorities. It's vital that you ensure your packaging is in compliance with the latest regulations around vaping supplies
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  • Promote Small Business Saturday with Custom Product Labels

    If you operate a small business, the holiday shopping season is both exciting and daunting. The months of November and December are great for reaching customers, but involve heavy competition between your firm and larger, wealthier corporate entities. While days such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday have to be shared with these large competitors, there is one special event just for independent companies: Small Business Saturday. The holiday falls on November 25 this year, and it's time to prepare special promotions to maximize its appeal.

    Promotional Labels Spread the Message

    "You can emphasize your company's bond with its region, or spotlight your own background.

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  • November is Gluten Free Diet Awareness Month

    Food and beverage brands have several opportunities throughout the year to reach out to customers with specific dietary needs and preferences. November is set aside as Gluten Free Diet Awareness Month, which makes it a great time for producers to consider consumers who can't eat foods with high gluten content.

    Business owners whose companies make gluten free items can use this themed month as a reminder to check their labeling strategies. Shoppers learn a great deal of information about foods from their packaging, and failure to clearly disclose a gluten free product may mean losing out on sales to individuals who feel unsure whether they can safely consume the food.

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  • Election Day is November 7th! Get Ready with Custom Stickers and Bumper Stickers

    In presidential election years, every American knows when election day is approaching - it's hard to avoid. In years when there is neither a presidential campaign nor mid-term Congressional election ongoing, however, the date can sneak up. It's almost November 7, and if you're helping a candidate in a regional election or running a polling station, this is your last chance to stock up on bumper stickers and other custom decals that can get people into the patriotic spirit.

    Helping a Candidate

    Election day stickers supporting a party or candidate can take a few different forms. Window decals and bumper stickers are great ways to help voters broadcast their preferenc

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  • Good Product Label Design Can Be Easy & Effective If You Follow This Simple Advice [Infographic]

    You want your products to stand out from the competition, you need to capture your potential customer’s attention, you’ve got seconds to accomplish both. We’ve put together 5 best practices of good label design to help you accomplish those goals.

     

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  • Custom Wine Bottle Label Tips To Improve Holiday Wine Sales

    Custom wine bottle labels are a great way to put your vineyard's personality in front of prospective buyers. Whether you hope to evoke a chic, modern feeling or lay claim to a long and illustrious lineage, custom wine labels can get that message across. Now, with the holiday season coming up, it's time to consider strategies going into the end of the year. A new set of custom bottle labels could help your vineyard finish the year on a strong note.

    Celebrating with Chilled Wines

    If you sell wines that are best served chilled, especially Champagne-style varieties, festivities around the holiday season in general provide a great sales and marketing opportunit

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  • Sweet Adelaide Raises Spirits of Consumers in 18 States

    Sweet and sassy Carr Spirits is marketing a variety of eclectic spirits—the flagship Adelaide’s® Dreamsicle™ brand, Fuegón® The Original Red-licorice Liqueur™, and Hog Master® Herbal Liquor.

    Tom Carr, chairman, founder and CEO notes that, “The launch of the Adelaide’s Dreamsicle brand brings an important cream liqueur family to the market. These flavors are blended in the USA…The family currently includes Orange Wine Cream, Caramel Mocha Mojo Liqueur and Coconut Liqueur with new unique flavor extensions in both the liqueur and wine cream categories coming throughout 2017.

    Starting with Adelaide’s only in Colorado, Nebraska-based Carr Spirits is now in 18 states, chiefly as a result of marketing to both independent and chain retailer

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  • Has Your Business Outgrown Its Sheeted Labels?

    Every company is unique in scope and offerings, and therefore labeling solutions will vary widely. Businesses need to ensure they buy the right type, scale and quantity of labels for their particular products, and that may mean moving from sheet labels to roll labels. The former is a good option for companies that are just starting out, but when production volumes go up, internal requirements change.

    Investigating the differences between these two delivery methods can demonstrate which is most useful for any given business. Companies can manage many details of their custom labels, from material and finish to the exact content of those labels.

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  • The Holidays are Approaching: Are Your Product Labels Ready?

    The holiday shopping season is a great time to build up your brand's image with revised product labels. Whether you're debuting limited-time items that will only be on the shelves for a few months or just want to add festive cheer to your primary offerings, there's a way to make holiday product labels work for your business.

    Now is the time to think about getting ready for the holiday season. While top-quality partners such as Lightning Labels can turn orders around in a matter of days, there's no need to handle Black Friday preparation at the last minute. Taking a considered, strategic look at the way custom product labels can elevate your brand in the years ahead can yield valuable results

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