2020 Packaging Trend: Custom Pads

custom pads and sample packaging using our FlashPad

Custom pads bring together all the best parts of a hardbound book and gift box. Their appeal lies in the familiarity of the product, despite its unique properties. As one of our most-requested products, we’re calling it one of the major trends of 2020.  In the years that Sunrise Packaging has created customized pads for…

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Marketing for Dental Offices

marketing for dental offices

Dental patient marketing is a must for any practice. There are some services that are simply interchangeable; for example, how much do you really care who changes the oil on your car? Can you tell the difference between Valvoline, Jiffy Lube, or anyone else? It might not quite the same when it comes to dental…

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Minnesota Based Innovative Packages

Design and function are the crossroads that meet at packaging. And innovative packages are just one effect of this meeting.  We might not always think of the packaging when we think of a product. But, after closer inspection, the truth is that packaging enriches just about every interaction we have with products. At least, it…

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Out of the Box Packaging Ideas

packaging ideas

Idea generation can find inspiration from any source. Some of our favorite packaging ideas come from repurposing products from their originally intended purpose. Like our FlashPad. When we came up with this concept, the idea was focused on USB drives. And while we still see a demand for flashdrive packaging, we’ve been able to leverage…

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Album Packaging, Reimagined

album packaging

Music tech is an ever-evolving field. From records to tapes to CDs to MP3s to streaming, the way in which we consume music (and audiobooks and podcasts and more) is always changing. Artists have responded in various ways, some adapting to the changes and others not so much. However, album art is still an important…

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Higher Ed Marketing: Crafting a Call to Action

higher ed marketing

Streamlining costs and efforts is always a hot topic for colleges and universities. Doing more with less is important at every organization striving to increase profits. And it’s even more important for organizations that are funded by tuition, endowments and other funding. Higher ed marketing departments tend to be a department of which a lot…

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Modern Music Packaging

music packaging and music marketing

It’s said that, for many of us, our musical tastes are firmly established by the time we enter adulthood. Luckily, the same doesn’t hold true when it comes to designing music packaging in the 21st century.  While we might not range too far from our favorite tunes, Sunrise always brings a fresh approach to our…

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Custom Packaging for All: Vinyl Sealed Pockets

vinyl sealed pockets

As much as we love crafting creative box solutions, we know that some solutions lie beyond the boundaries of cardboard. Sunrise always brings a fresh approach to projects, and that means thinking outside the box. And sometimes into vinyl sealed pockets.  Vinyl sealed pockets are exactly what they sound like. We heat vinyl to create…

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Cosmetic Packaging from Ipsy

Cosmetic packaging from Ipsy

Cosmetic packaging has always been an industry that values innovative  styling. Much like how make-up mavens design their looks, the focus is usually on color and bringing forth a unique voice. Subscription services abound that cater to the cosmetic influencers, but one of the the top ones out there is Ipsy. Ipsy is a subscription…

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