Ecommerce brands of all shapes and sizes are looking for the same thing: a steady flow of happy customers who want to spread the word of how great their products and services are. To do this you’ll need to stand out, and it can be natural to focus heavily on your online presence. It’s important though not to overlook that …Read More
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
We spoke about the trending interest in the subscription business model in our last article on ways to grow a floristry business online, and vaping interest growth has almost doubled that trend in terms of percentage growth attained over the past 5 years.
The trend on eCigarettes and vaping is still growing strong well into 2018 and shows no signs …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
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
Looking for vinyl record packaging? Look no further!
Read our informative how-to-guide here which is jam packed with the do’s and don’ts of safely shipping out vinyl records in the post, or alternatively watch our video below for more information on our best seller, the Lil FLP flatpack vinyl record packaging.Read More
With peak season trading heating up (or cooling down, depending on the season in question) and the competition investing in campaigning, you’re going to need every trick in the book to make sure your e-commerce operation gets found first, engages best, and generally wins the internet.
Perfecting your customers’ unboxing experience needs to be high on the agenda
By now …Read More
Love it or hate it, Black Friday is here to stay!
We’re going to have to face it… Black Friday & Cyber Monday are both here to stay, at least until the next big shopping trend comes along. Things have rapidly moved along now since Amazon introduced the idea from the U.S. several years ago, with both the complexity and …Read More
How do you replicate the customer experience of buying a quality item in the jewellers, to an online purchase? You assume that the customer will order time and time again just due to the reputation of your quality product. Jewellery packaging is key in the product purchase and customer retention journey (learn about the effect known as “cognitive dissonance” in …Read More
Lil Packaging will be exhibiting at the Internet Retailing Conference 2016 on the 12th of October, on stand 17. Having exhibited at IRC2015, we find this event to be a really interesting, professional and engaging experience. Here’s the brief from their website:
Are you looking for cost effective packaging? You are probably like countless other retailers that are unsure of the options available when shipping boxed toys, while spending huge amounts per year in ‘over packaging’.
In the article “How to ship boxed toys”, they suggest collecting tape, bubble wrap, boxes and scissors. Although they quite rightly suggest …Read More
When ECigs (electronic cigarettes) and the ‘Vape’ phenomenon (vapour inhalation technology) appeared some years ago, smoking was in a steady decline. The tobacco corporations were suffering, and smoking was becoming a ‘pariah’ activity in most social circles. Ecigs and Vaping changed all of that. With explosive growth to around £6bn globally at the end of 2015, the industry has taken …Read More