Tap’s “Sweet” Digital Chocolate Bar Packaging Featured on the Cover of DPS Magazine

Tap’s “Sweet” Digital Chocolate Bar Packaging Featured on the Cover of DPS Magazine

by Tap Marketing June 05, 2017

Cleveland-based packaging manufacturer Tap Packaging Solutions was featured on the cover of May’s DPS Magazine, which highlights leaders in digital print technology.

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Prototyping: The Key to Better Brand Packaging Results

Prototyping: The Key to Better Brand Packaging Results

by Amanda Nugent May 22, 2017

It can take a few (or more) tries, some re-working, a strong partnership with your packaging manufacturer, and just plain old pure grit to reach the highest optimal value in your brand packaging.  The prototyping phase is an exciting time — it’s the most kinetic step in the brand packaging development process. It’s when your whole team comes together to figure out what’s possible, single out the best aspects, and bring your brand packaging to life.

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Case Study: Popped! (Kent, Ohio)

Case Study: Popped! (Kent, Ohio)

by Amanda Nugent May 22, 2017

Popped! is owner and popcorn recipe author Gwen Rosenberg's own original creation: a one-of-a-kind “authentic confectionery kitchen” that was birthed from her home. Although Popped! has grown as a business since its grand opening in January 2012, Rosenberg plans on maintaining its quaint and charming character, her signature recipes, and appreciating every flavor of her community.

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Case Study: UliMana (Asheville, NC)

Case Study: UliMana (Asheville, NC)

by Tap Marketing May 16, 2017

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“Share a Coke,” and Share a Chocolate Bar — Reaching Your Target Audience with Digitally Printed Folding Cartons

“Share a Coke,” and Share a Chocolate Bar — Reaching Your Target Audience with Digitally Printed Folding Cartons

by Amanda Nugent April 18, 2017

Coca-Cola’s “Share a Coke” campaign is the quintessential example of how a business can leverage digitally printed packaging to launch a unique marketing campaign that’s fresh and new to an over-stimulated consumer market. 

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2017 Spring Color Inspiration for Your Confection Packaging

2017 Spring Color Inspiration for Your Confection Packaging

by Amanda Nugent April 10, 2017

Tradition and brand consistency are critical, but your visual merchandising colors don’t always have to be the same every spring. What color is more indicative of the excitement of something new than green? Pantone is right on key, so much that they named “Greenery” the 2017 Color of the Year.

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Tap Packaging Wins 2017 HP Inkspiration Award for Digital Folding Cartons — Second Year in a Row

Tap Packaging Wins 2017 HP Inkspiration Award for Digital Folding Cartons — Second Year in a Row

by Tap Marketing April 02, 2017

Cleveland-based packaging manufacturer Tap Packaging Solutions was the recipient of the 2017 HP Inkspiration Awards for the Americas for its exceptional use of digital print technology in the folding carton market.

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Case Study: EPIC Foods (Austin, TX)

Case Study: EPIC Foods (Austin, TX)

by Amanda Nugent March 09, 2017

Taylor Collins, cofounder of EPIC Foods, wasn’t afraid to break the status quo in the health bar market — or in the packaging design realm, either.

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Tap Packaging Announces Katy Kvassay as Senior Customer Account Specialist

Tap Packaging Announces Katy Kvassay as Senior Customer Account Specialist

by Tap Marketing February 15, 2017

Cleveland-based paperboard packaging manufacturer Tap Packaging Solutions announced Katy Kvassay joined the Corporate Communications Department as Senior Customer Account Specialist.

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Tap Packaging Recognized with 10 Print Excellence Awards, “People’s Choice” Award, and Best of Northern Region from PIANKO

Tap Packaging Recognized with 10 Print Excellence Awards, “People’s Choice” Award, and Best of Northern Region from PIANKO

by Amanda Nugent February 15, 2017

Cleveland-based packaging manufacturer Tap Packaging Solutions is proud to announce that it has received 10 awards in the 2017 PIANKO (Printing Industries of Ohio and Northern Kentucky) Print Excellence competition

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Malley’s Chocolates — Merchandising with Digitally Printed Custom Packaging at the Republican National Convention

Malley’s Chocolates — Merchandising with Digitally Printed Custom Packaging at the Republican National Convention

by Tap Marketing February 13, 2017

Summer 2016 was tremendous for Northeast Ohio.

When Northeast Ohio businesses heard that this once-in-a-lifetime major merchandising opportunity was coming to them, they were ready to seize the day. Owner of Cleveland icon Malley’s Chocolates, Mike Malley, called up its nationally renown packaging manufacturer Tap Packaging Solutions to leverage this fleeting target marketing job.

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VIDEO INTERVIEWS: packagePRINTING Magazine talks to Tap’s design manager Jaime Wilhelm about consumer brand packaging production

VIDEO INTERVIEWS: packagePRINTING Magazine talks to Tap’s design manager Jaime Wilhelm about consumer brand packaging production

by Tap Marketing January 02, 2017

The Jack Daniel’s corrugated carton and Fleurir Chocolates folding carton set were award-winners in packagePRINTING Magazine’s 2016 Excellence Awards — Jack Daniel’s taking the Offset Corrugated category, and Fleurir Chocolates winning the category for Digitally Printed Folding Cartons.

Watch the interviews below and learn how Tap’s design team tackled the challenges for each client and turned out successful brand packaging.

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