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Custom Printed Stayflats® Mailers

custom printing with low 2,500 MOQ

Stayflats® Mailers are quickly growing in popularity and widely used because they:

  • Offer superior protection for items being shipped, compared to bubble, poly, and other more “flexible” mailer envelopes types.
  • Are available in a wide variety of sizes and styles, even side gusseted
  • Are available in natural Kraft and in white
  • Feature a tamper obvious, peel and seal adhesive strip
  • Can be easily opened by the recipient with a well-designed easy open tear strip
  • Are 100% recyclable and made with high percentage recycled content

Stayflats® Mailers Now Also Available Custom Printed

We love this product and it is a natural addition to the Globe Guard® product line, but the thing … Read More

Mix Trendy Chalkboard with Kraft Packaging for Uptown Style

Chalkboard Sentiments Kraft Bags

The ever popular black, white and kraft trend is still going strong. Nashville Wraps has the perfect combination for this look with our new Chalkboard Sentiments Collection. These 40% recycled, made-in-the-USA shopping bags feature black text like “Be Thankful”, “Dream BIG” and “Live Laugh Love”. This inspirational design is great for all occasion packaging and special occasions like Mother’s & Father’s Day, birthdays, graduation and weddings.

We’ve tied both these looks together with black tissue paper, black polka dot tissue and kraft and white raffia ribbon. Bring in kraft gift boxes which can be stacked with alternating black kraft or black and white polka dot gift wrap. For a … Read More

Rigid Wall Boxes – A Packaging Option for Sports Team Collectibles

Rigid Box with window

When the Cleveland Cavaliers recently needed a gift or presentation box for a team flag they were planning to give to select members, they found Salazar Packaging, a certified green and certified MBE (Minority Business Enterprise) company. In their search they found a number of packaging companies that satisfied their diversity requirements but very few with the capabilities and experienced offered by Salazar Packaging.

Even though we are best known for the great work we do in corrugated design and branding, a quick discussion helped us to determine that a rigid wall box made of paperboard, with a die cut window would best satisfy their needs.

The end result was … Read More

Is Global Sourcing for Custom Packaging Really a Good idea?


Please understand, I agree we all benefit from a global economy, and to some degree, I sincerely believe competition makes us all better. I do however get upset when I hear about packaging companies that do not deliver what they “sell” leaving customers hurt and disappointed. This seems to happen more often than not when buyers, eager to save money, purchase packaging made overseas at what appears to be a great price.

A Bad Week for the Other Guys

Last week I spoke to two customers who were calling in search of a quick solution for a serious problem. Both were in a bind and about to blow a deadline, … Read More

Fall in Love With Our Valentine’s Day Packaging!


Even though Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, there’s no need to panic – we’ve got you covered with tons of beautiful packaging options! And, since our shipping is so speedy (most orders for stock merchandise ship within 24 hours, Monday-Friday), you’ll get what you need with plenty of time to spare.

Whether you’re looking for classic heart candy boxes, or something a little different, such as our brand new, uplifting Chalkboard Sentiments collection (below), you’ll find something you’ll absolutely love on our Valentine Packaging page.

Our newest Valentine favorites are these great little merchandise gift tags featuring hearts (at right), lace, or many more options. Some … Read More

NEW and Improved Salazar Packaging Web Site


What was already a great resource for branded and sustainable packaging solutions is now even better. Please see and you will notice some very positive changes:

  • Our site is now mobile friendly so it is easy to find what you need, regardless of what type of device you are using to reach us.
  • Our much acclaimed gallery has been expanded with even more examples of our work on display
  • Expanded information on branded packaging for e-commerce and subscription packaging
  • New eco-friendly, stock packaging product like Geami Ex-Box.
  • We incorporated our blog and made with a new, easier to use search box.

Your Suggestions and Feedback Are Always Welcome!

Please … Read More

Additional Green Resources and Products

  • Jonah Coyote Design
  • Sustainable is Good
  • Zing Green Products
  • Dharma Merchant Services
  • Green America
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