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.

How E-Tailers get ahead on Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Ecommerce

Black Friday 2015 Date: 27th November

Cyber Monday 2015 Date: 30th November

Like many other ideas that have travelled across the Atlantic to the UK, Black Friday & Cyber Monday have been snapped up with enthusiasm by the British shopping public. The UK online trading community was initially slow to react, and slower to cope – but the …

Read More

Packaging Void fill – A waste of space?

Ecommerce

In this article we’re going to talk about “That which we do not speak of.” Yes, one of the great unmentionables in the packaging industry is that of packaging void fill. The stuff that dispatchers will pack into boxes, crates, packages, packs and more to stop your precious product from rattling about or minimise the chances of it suffering impact …

Read More

Cost Vs Quality: The case against soft-bag delivery packaging…

Packaging Geekery

In 2014, Jiffy-style bags became 50 years old. That’s quite an achievement for a product design that revolutionised delivery packaging back in the 1960’s. Like other forms of soft packaging, these bags relied on the premise that products could be insulated from damage during delivery and transit by ‘cushioning’ the item against impact and interference. Logic will tell you that …

Read More

Medexpress Case Study

Case Studies

The Challenge

MedExpress is an online UK based registered pharmaceutical business.  Customers of MedExpress carry out a three step process where they select the medication that they require, followed by completion of an online questionnaire which is reviewed by one of their UK registered GP’s. The GP decides if the medication is appropriate for the customer, and issues a private …

Read More

Debenhams Case Study

Case Studies

The Challenge

After meeting Debenhams, a keen interest was shown in our stock range of boxes, in particular the crashlock Autoboxes.  Debenhams were looking for a solution to packing time inefficiency.  They were operating their fulfilment from the basement of the Southampton store and were very restricted for space.

The Problem

  • Debenhams online sales of health and beauty products
Read More

Reed Comics Case Study

Case Studies

Reed Comics are one of the largest comic book distributors online!

The Challenge

Reed Comics are sending out new and rare collectable comics in large quantities on a daily basis.  As collectors themselves their passion for good service stems from the service that they would expect to receive.  Reed comics had designed a twist wrap to enclose their comics and …

Read More

Natural History Museum Case Study

Case Studies

The Challenge

The Natural History Museum (NHM) is a leading London academic and scientific institution dedicated to bringing the past to life for thousands of visitors every year. Their online business sells and ships countless pieces of memorabilia, gifts, educational resources and more. At Lil Packaging we were tasked with helping them to find more suitable packaging for their range, …

Read More

Hornby Case Study

Case Studies

The Challenge

Hornby and their logistics & fulfilment partner were having real problems with their packaging, and also felt they could increase the efficiency of their packing teams by reducing pack times, and increasing throughput.  Hornby needed Lil Packaging to help them overcome their packaging difficulties, and achieve these efficiences.

The Problems

Hornby, a well known and much-loved manufacturer of …

Read More
Page 6 of 6« First...23456