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March 15, 2021

What Does PDQ Stand for in Retail?

Retail displays can add significant value to your in-store experience. Shoppers may not always be looking for your product, but a retail display puts your brand front and center. Being easily visible in an aisle or on a shelf draws in consumers and encourages them to make a purchase. Whether you’re selling toys, home decor, […]

February 23, 2021

What is Packaging Design?

The concept of packaging design can seem super simple when using an online partner like Xceed. Choose a box, add your graphics, viola! But did you know that each design had to be carefully built to ensure strength and reliability?  Whether you’re customizing a mailer box or a shipping box, there are countless unique elements […]

February 23, 2021

The Best Retail Display Ideas for Your Product

A product’s retail display plays a critical role in catching the attention of consumers and encouraging purchases within brick-and-mortar stores. This means it is essential to create unique, high-quality, and eye-catching retail displays that stand out to consumers amongst the various other product displays they’re likely to come across.  Despite today’s enormous increase in online […]

February 23, 2021

A Guide to Digital Print for Packaging

Digital printing has seen enormous growth within today’s packaging industry, encouraging more and more brands to make the switch to digital. Unlike other methods such as flexographic printing, digital printing is favorable because it doesn’t require separate plates for each print run, saving consumers both money and time. This reflects digital printing’s ability to satisfy […]

January 11, 2021

Different Box Styles: Which one is right for you?

There are many different options in the world. Making the right decision is an important one. When It comes to packaging, Xceed’s goal is to make those decisions as easy as possible, so when the time comes you can make the most informed choice. That’s why we wanted to put together a comprehensive guide on […]

January 4, 2021

Introducing SubPack: Your End-to-End Subscription Solution

At Xceed, we are experts at all things custom boxes and packaging. From designing your own mailer box to a beverage holder for all of your favorite bottles, we have you and your business covered!  In 2020, Xceed reached heights that we never thought to be possible in these trying times, but that just wasn’t […]

December 7, 2020

The Anatomy of Subscription Box Packaging

From Start to Scale   You never forget your first product launch! The excitement and anticipation consumes you until you get that very first order. You happily fill the box with products you’ve spent months designing and ship it to your new best friend! As your business continues to grow, you start to realize how […]

October 29, 2020

Top Retail Packaging Design Trends for 2021

Whether you’re serving your community, standing up for what you believe in or establishing your brand identity, custom packaging is one of the most creative ways to give your ideas a voice. Design, logos, graphic elements and even color palettes can tell a unique story about your offering and give consumers a feel for your […]

September 25, 2020

Make Shipping and Gifting Fun with Cute Mailers

Shipping! Did you get excited? Neither did we. Let’s face it, we are all well aware that shipping is a boring process. Nevertheless, we know the PERFECT solution for turning shipping from dull to fun – with cute mailers, of course! Cute mailer boxes instantly allow shipping to go from tedious to thrilling! Why? Because […]