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How We Work with Agencies

In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, capturing and retaining the attention of consumers is no easy feat. With countless messages bombarding audiences from all directions, the ability to stand out amidst the noise has become a paramount challenge for brands. This is where the strategic alliance between Information Packaging and advertising agencies emerges as a game-changer, revolutionizing the way brands communicate and connect with their target audience. We often get asked if we are an advertising agency. We are not, but we work very well with others, especially agencies.

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Crafting an Effective Print Content Strategy

In an increasingly digital world, the allure of print media remains undeniable. From magazines to brochures, promotional materials to direct mail, print content continues to hold a unique place in the hearts and minds of audiences. However, creating compelling print content requires more than just putting words on paper—it demands a strategic approach that considers the medium’s strengths and limitations. Here’s a guide to crafting an effective print content strategy.

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When it Comes to Print, We’re Obsessed

February is the month of love, so we thought it would be appropriate to celebrate something we LOVE very much: PRINT! Admittedly, we might be a little bit biased, but honestly, what’s not to love about this timeless marketing medium? Here’s an abbreviated list (because we really could go on and on) of what we love so much about print!

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Design Spotlight: The Award-Winning Spinner!

Today’s design spotlight checks all the boxes: Interactive, creative AND award-winning! The dynamic Spinner has been used to launch brands, demonstrate a before and after effect in print, and has been used countless times as a holiday card.

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Design Spotlight: The Staged Mailer

Timeless entertaining and unexpected, the dynamic Staged Mailer design has been a fan favorite for years. In most instances, it ships flat, making this design postal-friendly and cost-effective, but when you open it up, there is nothing flat about it. The Staged Mailer has been used to present pop-up replicas of buildings, products, logos, etc. For this design, literally all the world is a stage. Take a look at some examples.

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Delivering the Right Content at the Right Time

We were recently reading an article related to content marketing trends and one paragraph, in particular, stood out to us. It read: “As more content goes online, consumers can find it hard to find the information they really want and need. As a result, marketers will need to find new ways to differentiate their content with creativity, new formats, research, and unique approaches.” We couldn’t agree more.

Although digital marketing has grown exponentially in recent years, traditional print marketing continues to be effective when delivering that targeted one-to-one connection with consumers especially when used in creative and unconventional ways, and when it comes to content marketing it’s all about delivering the right message to the right people at the right time. Here are some examples of how some industries and brands are delivering relevant content using print.

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Design Spotlight: The Changing Picture

What do you do when you want to communicate a then and now, an old before new, a problem and solution or a cause and effect in print? Here’s one way. The Changing Picture! This design has been a client favorite for years because it is impactful and effective at communicating any sort of before and after.

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Design Spotlight: The Telescoping Mailer

Direct mail has been been proven to increase response rates and make a lasting impression, but we firmly believe good design is instrumental when it comes to its effectiveness. Amazing creative, a great call to action and delivering that “Oh my gosh, this is so cool!” moment make all the difference between a lackluster direct… Read more »

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Recruit and Engage Prospective Students!

We recently stumbled across this article by the USPS that summarizes some recent statistics that support the effectiveness and relevancy of direct mail with millennials. Some key findings from the article and these studies is below.