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The AssurPack® FAQ Guide to Cannabis Packaging

March 22, 2023

Here’s everything you need to know (but may not have thought to ask) about marijuana packaging and packaging compliance. How is cannabis packaging different?  Packaging for cannabis isn’t fundamentally different from packaging for pharmaceuticals. Cannabis packages need to be child-resistant; most pharmaceutical packages need to be child-resistant too. But packaging should always be tailored to... [continue]

Busting the Myths of Sustainable Packaging

March 8, 2023

At AssurPack®, we have many types of sustainable packaging, yet we get non-stop requests for hemp-based plastics and so-called “biodegradable packaging.” And while the idea of hemp cannabis packaging may sound great, there are some drawbacks to these technologies. So, before you go all-in on a new biodegradable package or hemp-based cannabis package, read this... [continue]

AssurSeal®: Behind Every Super Product is a Powerful Origin Story

January 26, 2023

Most origin stories demonstrate the power of smart, transformational problem solving. The backstory of AssurSeal, one of our most innovative and successful cannabis packaging products, is a perfect example. Thanks to the vision and precision standards of AssurPack’s packaging engineers, AssurSeal has become the gold standard for airtightness in the cannabis industry.   We began with... [continue]

Welcome to MJBizCon 2022!

November 14, 2022

Previewing the big show with AssurPack’s Nancy Gruskin Warner Today, the cannabis industry is gathering at the Las Vegas Convention Center for MJBizCon®, the biggest-of-the-big conference and expo for manufacturers, cultivators, retailers, inventors, investors, movers, shakers—and packagers. AssurPack will be on the exhibit floor showcasing our full array of innovative packaging options to the 35,000+... [continue]

The AssurPack® FAQ Guide to Cannabis Packaging

How Plastic-Eating Bacteria Are Transforming AssurPack®

April 18, 2022

Most plastic takes hundreds of years to break down or “biodegrade.”  Beverage bottles, discarded electronics, and yes — cannabis packages — fill the world’s landfills and oceans at a rate of over 600 billion pounds per year. Whoa. That’s why we’re working to make your cannabis packaging safer and more sustainable — for consumers who... [continue]

Easy-to-Open Packaging with Tough Freshness Protection

An AssurSeal® Case Study: Easy-to-Open Packaging with Tough Freshness Protection

September 23, 2021

Executive Summary Despite the high quality of Natural State Medicinals’ gummies, some dispensaries refused to buy their products. Why? The packaging was difficult to open — and the problem only got worse when their packaging supplier changed production sites. By switching to the patented AssurSeal® D75 package from AssurPack, Natural State Medicinals realized the following... [continue]

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Boveda® Test Results: Airtight Packaging for Cannabis

August 24, 2021

Premium cannabis is a delicate product.  Terpenes — the aromatic oils that make cannabis taste and smell great — evaporate quickly, leaving behind substandard flower that’s a far cry from what came out of the curing room.  The same is true for cannabinoids. Heat, light, and dry conditions degrade them in a matter of weeks.... [continue]

How to Manage Cannabis Packaging Inventory for Increased Availability and Reduced Costs

December 17, 2020

If you’re a cannabis product manufacturer, managing your inventory presents special challenges. Regulatory changes and shifting consumer behavior affect your sales — for better or worse — and these factors make it hard to find the sweet spot when you’re stocking your product. Hopefully, your distribution network is expanding like crazy, too. But now, in... [continue]

3 Essentials for Choosing Preroll Packaging

November 12, 2020

Are you considering packaging your top-shelf flower in prerolled form? If not, maybe you should be. The popularity of prerolls is growing as quickly as the recreational market, and prerolls have a higher perceived value than loose flower, thus fetching a premium price. Packaging prerolls, however, poses special challenges. [continue]

Top 5 Cannabis Packaging Trends of 2021

As the saying goes, change is the only constant. And in the cannabis industry, you can expect unpredictable change at a break-neck speed for the foreseeable future. Every year, regulations and trends shift. Strategies that worked in 2019 may not be feasible in 2021, and cannabis packaging that once stood out as unique and innovative... [continue]