UnifiedManufacturing (Unified MFG) blog section is your one-stop manufacturing blog in LA offering the latest news about UnifiedMFG News. Latest Unified Manufacturing News about musicians and indie film producers. We help our customers with the best in class Product outsourcing by UnifiedMFG and warehousing & fulfillment in LA or across the U.S.

146724merriweather 01

CD Packaging of the Week: Animal Collective’s ‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’

No, it is not moving and yes your eyes are still fine. This is the cover image of Merriweather Post Pavilion, the 8th studio album of Animal Collective. The much-anticipated and now celebrated album boast trippy cover art inspired by the work of Japanese psychologist Akiyoshi Kitaoka. Kitaoka has created heaps of incredible visual illusions […]

flgiht41

CD Packaging: Flight of the Conchords

Flight of the Conchords’ Bret and Jermaine officially made the crossover from TV stars to rock stars via this full-length self-titled album. If you still haven’t seen them on HBO, one youtube video can definitely convince you that these guys are awesome cool. The pair is seriously funny and is definitely worth every penny and […]

packaging051

Packaging: Creativity Vs Functionality

We all know that in the Packaging Industry, all designs must be USEFUL art. That means creativity should never outdo functionality. In other words, the package should serve its purpose which is well..to enclose and protect the product. You might wonder what triggered this blog post. It’s this. This Milk carton is on the list […]

threebears 520x3631

Featured Designers: Three Bears Design

Northeast Ohio is home to our next group of featured designers, Three Bears Design. The creative and well educated group, with degrees from art and design institutions across the Northwest, enjoy creating all sorts of projects, including illustrated t-shirts, catalogs, show posters, and of course: compact discs. Today, we’re proudly displaying their “Sospiri” project, designed […]

simpsons movie cd21

CD Packaging: Simpsons Movie Soundtrack

The Simpsons has always been a great franchise, and the packaging for their movie soundtrack doesn’t miss a beat. Though unfortunately one aspect of the design comes across as a bit of a tease. The Krispy Kreme Box. Notice the blank space in the middle of the donut. Opening the box, so far so good. […]

beck8 bit 6 300x2251

CD Packaging: Beck and 8-Bit

This collaboration album between Beck and 8-bit, a robot gangster rap group (you read that right)  has quite the story behind it. Originally Beck and his  record label, Interscope Records, planned on around 30 independent artists remix Beck’s music. Somehow 8-bit, out of Highland Park, CA, ended up producing the track “Ghettochip Malfunction” almost entirely […]