Custom Printing Options

We say first impressions are everything! But don’t just take our word for it….a 2013 survey by Dotcom Distribution found that 52 percent of consumers are likely to make repeat purchases from an online merchant that delivers premium packaging AND nearly 4 in 10 consumers would share an image of a delivery via social media if it came in a unique, branded package. So give your awesome products the presentation they deserve and your customers the unwrapping experience they want with our custom print capabilities. We make it a lot easier than you might expect. All you need is your product, your desired packaging and your logo - we’ll take care of the rest! Read on to learn the basics.

Most importantly, will it look good and help my business grow? YES! Our custom-print clients are industry leaders creating a beautiful e-commerce experience for their customer. Need some inspiration? Check out some Instagram posts from EcoEnclose customers who have shared their beautiful, branded packaging.

Is it quick and easy or do I need to deal with salespeople? Very quick. Very easy. Most clients directly upload their art and purchase their bags online in less than five minutes (three minutes for repeat orders). No quoting, no salespeople, no friction. But, we remain always on standby and are HAPPY to help or answer any questions. Our goal is to fit into your process, not the other way around.

Am I big enough or small enough? We get this question all the time and we LOVE the fact that we can serve companies of all shapes and sizes. For our small, but growing businesses, we custom print as few as 500 units. In other instances, we have printed single orders for hundreds of thousands of units.

On which products can I print? Please see our handy chart below. Minimum quantities and lead times do vary for each product type.

ProductMinimum QuantityLead Time
Shipping Boxes 250 2-3 weeks
Poly Mailers 500 (some case sizes are minimum 1,000 units) 3-4 weeks
Padded Mailers 500 3-4 weeks
Kraft Mailers 500 3-4 weeks
Rigid Mailers 500 3-4 weeks
Shopping Bags 500 3-4 weeks
Tape Cello: 5 cases, Water Activated: 60 cases 3-4 weeks

YES, this sounds amazing! I can’t believe I didn’t know about this before. I want my shipping products branded. Now what do I do? We’ve tried to make it as simple as possible for you. Simply go to the product page for the item you are looking for, select the custom printed option and follow the instructions provided.

To brand your boxes:

  1. Click here to go to the product page for Corrugated Boxes.
  2. Select your desired box style, strength, and quantity.
  3. Select “Yes, brand my boxes”.
  4. Upload your art in vector format (.ai, .eps, .pdf).
  5. Adjust your art size and position.
  6. Select your ink color. We offer 19 stock ink colors. If you'd like a custom color, please contact us for pricing and availability.
  7. Click “Add to cart”….
  8. Take a deep breath, and be thankful that you are now in good hands!

To brand any bags or mailers:

  1. Click here and select your preferred shipping container.
  2. Find your desired size and select the “Custom-Printed” version.
  3. Upload your art in vector format (.ai, .eps, .pdf).
  4. Adjust your art size and position.
  5. Select your ink color. We offer 19 stock ink colors. If you'd like a custom color, please contact us for pricing and availability. For larger volumes, we do run multi-color prints. Please inquire for orders greater than 10,000.
  6. Select your desired service speed – Standard or Rush.
  7. Select your desired quantity.
  8. Click “Add to cart”….
  9. Take a deep breath, and be thankful that you are now in good hands!

For more detailed instructions, please view our Knowledge Bank under custom printing or uploading art files.

Then what happens? For new art, we typically provide a digital proof of your art for your review within 24-48 hours. Once you have confirmed the proof, we make the plates and begin the printing process. All the while, you continuously build your excitement for the arrival of your beautiful branded shipping products!

Keeping it eco-friendly. As with everything we do, these custom print capabilities help you show Mother Earth some love! We use only soy-based ink on our boxes and water-based ink on our mailers and shopping bags. And, by branding your shipping products, and wowing your customers right away with the delivery and unwrapping experience, you might find that you can cut down on the inside packaging material. See – everyone wins with our custom printing! Try us out today!