Monthly Archives: May 2019

  1. Are You Ready for Automation? Here’s How You Can Tell

    Knowing when to move towards packaging automation can be tough, but there are a few signs that can point you in the right direction. Here's exactly how to know your business is heading towards packaging automation.

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  2. 7 Types of Plastic Resins for Packaging

    Your plastic packaging materials begin as resins, which are tiny materials used to form molecular structures known as polymers. Polymers are the building blocks for every type of plastic available. Here's the 7 different resins available for your packaging needs.

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  3. How to Measure Your Containment Force

    This quick guide will help you understand how to measure your stretch wrap containment force, so you can wrap loads effectively for shipping and storage.

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  4. What to Know About Starch-Based Plastics

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  5. 3 Pallet Load Types You Need to Know

    There are three types of pallet load profiles that you should understand if you work in the packaging industry. The type of load determines which materials you need to stretch wrap or strap everything together, so it's critical that you get it right.

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  6. 8 Tips for Shipping Fragile Products

    No one wants to receive a broken product. That's why its important to prepare fragile items with the right packaging. Here's our best tips for shipping fragile products effectively.

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  7. Strapping Elongation Recovery and Retained Tension

    Elongation recovery and retained tension are two important strapping factors that help determine what your packaging needs are. Here's a simple breakdown of what both are, so you know exactly how to choose your strapping supplies.

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  8. 7 Benefits of Flexible Packaging

    Here are the 7 benefits that flexible packaging offers. This popular option for packaging products is booming in the industry, and will only continue to grow as more companies make the switch.

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  9. Types of Void Fill and Cushioning Products

    Packing the perfect box begins with the right void fill and cushioning products. Here are a few of the options you have for protecting your products in transit, that why they always make it to your customer in pristine condition.

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  10. How to Use Dunnage Air Bags

    Dunnage air bags help you ship products without damage. This helpful how-to guide breaks down how to go about filling and placing your dunnage air bags into position for successful bracing. Here's how to use your dunnage air bags.

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