Options for Memory Card Packaging


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Options for Memory Card Packaging

  1. 1. Options for Memory CardPackaging http://first4packaging.co.uk
  2. 2. One of the most important aspects in thereplication and distribution, or marketing ofDVDs is its packaging. Packaging canactually create a whole lot of difference in theoverall effectiveness of the product. In factideal packaging not only ensures that theitems inside are well protected, but also thatthe product appears aesthetically appealingto the buyer. There are practically severaldifferent packaging methods, designs, andconfigurations for DVDs to select from. Thevarieties range from regular or standardcases, to purely customized, made to orderpresentation pieces. http://first4packaging.co.uk
  3. 3. Another popular misconception is that roughlooking board is recycled, or somehow betterfor the environment. A card wallet can bemade with the board reversed (ie the smoothsurface turned to the inside) which revealsthe rough textured board as the outside ofthe wallet. This gives an interesting texture tothe board and can be used to great effect inthe right CD and DVD packaging design, butis not necessarily an indicator of theprovenance of the board. Once card hasbeen processed it is virtually impossible tospot the difference between recycled, partrecycled, virgin or FSC approved board. http://first4packaging.co.uk
  4. 4. Where storage of digital media is a concern,there shouldnt be any issues regardingcreative options when it comes to packaging.Although most people view packaging as amere means of transport and storage, it hasbecome so much more these days.Packaging offers physical support andprotection to products, particularly those thatare considered sensitive or fragile and theyalso serve as a marketing tool, a means todisplay and promote the product theycontain. Here are a few options for memorycard packaging that you might want to http://first4packaging.co.ukconsider:
  5. 5. Cardboard packagingCardboard is still the most basic form of packaging for memory cards. They are simple, easy to design and produce and are readily available. Depending on their size, paper quality and design, cardboard packaging for media cards can be affordable. They can range from plain boxes to more complicated designs.An advantage to this type of material is that it is recyclable. On the down side, since cardboard is made of paper, it could warp if exposed to moisture or extreme temperature.Blister packagingBlister packaging are a popular choice for memory cards because they are quite flexible in design and use. This is a type of packaging that is excellent for display, marketing an retail of memory cards because it allows for full view of both the product and its description. Blister packaging may come as generic or customizable forms. http://first4packaging.co.uk
  6. 6. Blister packaging is also effective for protecting sensitive memory cards from dust, dirt, grime and oils.Plastic packagingPlastic is also one of the top choices for memory card packaging. The advantage of this type of material is that it is readily available and is easily customizable in terms of shape and design. It lasts longer than cardboard packaging, is reusable and very durable. Depending on the manufacturer, it may or may not be recyclable. http://first4packaging.co.uk