In a world without industrial packaging, goods are simply loaded onto a pallet, tied up by rope (or some other equally inadequate material) that can keep them vaguely together, and loaded onto a truck to be transported across state lines. The constant movement would slam the goods against each other. Precipitation could damage and soak […]Read More The World of Industrial Packaging Explained
When your business requires shipping products all over the country, ensuring the right packaging is essential to avoid product loss and unhappy customers. After all, it will not matter which shipping carrier you use without packaging your products up securely and properly. Before you consider the many different types of packaging for shipping, you have […]Read More What Are the Best Types of Packaging for Shipping?
Pallet shrink wrap can be confused with a few different materials. People often look for rolls of a material that stretches to conform tightly around pallet loads of goods. Anyone searching will find a plethora of options online. Be sure you know about the common misunderstanding before purchasing pallet shrink wrap. Below are twelve misconceptions […]Read More Pallet Shrink Wrap – 12 Misconceptions to Know Before Buying
Vacuum sealing in a vacuum bag can increase shelf life and freezer storage several times longer than other methods. Vacuuming removes oxygen, one of the leading contributors to food degradation. View our vacuum packaging shelf life chart to see how the process can extend the longevity of the products you want to keep. Though vacuum […]Read More 9 Vacuum Sealing Tips & Tricks to Seal Like a Professional
Shrink combo systems use an L Bar sealer and shrink tunnel to shrink package products in one continuous line. The combination of both machines streamlines the shrink wrapping process. Manufacturer differences and features should factor into which shrink combo system works best for your application. Find out what to look for in a shrink combo […]Read More What is a Shrink Combo System
With material shortages causing shipping delays and longer lead times, domestic sourced products can be enticing and help support North American workers. There are plenty of companies to consider whether desiring machinery or consumables. This post will highlight a few pallet wrapping machines and film manufacturers in North America. Some machines can cost more on […]Read More North American Pallet Wrapping Machines and Materials
Automatic shrink wrap machines are a step up from manual or semi-auto machines. Companies using automatic machines are often packaging thousands of products daily. The initial costs are substantially more than lower volume machines. Though the capital expenditures may be higher, the efficiency will quickly pay for itself. There are always many questions when purchasing […]Read More 16 Questions to Ask Before Buying an Automatic Shrink Wrap Machine
A common problem with heat shrink packaging is holes in the finished product. Often, the finished product looks great, except burn holes are found in an undesired location. Adjustments can quickly be made if the cause is located, and hole-free products will follow. This post is about determining what is causing the holes in your […]Read More How to Get rid of Holes in Shrink Wrap