Category: Damage Prevention

Dunnage air bags protect truckloads during shipping

dunnage air bag protection during shipping

Shipping air bags for product protection Dunnage air bags are the key to protecting truckloads during the shipping and receiving process. Dunnage is referred to as the material used to load and secure cargo during transportation. It can be used in numerous ways of transportation, including road, railway, ocean, or air. For our discussion, we’ll keep it focused on truckloads, both full and LTL (less than truckload). Simply put, dunnage air bags are air-filled pouches that fill the void between

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Inflatable packaging system – AirSpeed HC Versa

AirSpeed HC Versa Inflatable packaginag system

High performance from an inflatable packaging system The Pregis AirSpeed HC Versa is a high performance inflatable packaging system that uses their hybrid cushioning film. This film is inflated, on-demand, into squares of pillows that provide superior product protection with less materials. Perfect for Ecommerce and retail, the inflatable air cushions prevent damage to your products. Benefits of the Airspeed HC Versa Simplicity: Easy to load and operate with a simple start/stop operator interface. Versatility: 3 cushion heights: Small (3/4″), Medium (1″),

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Pallet redesign eliminates damages

pallet redesign from IPS Packaging engineering team

Case study: Pallet redesign from packaging engineers With the lumber and pallet industry setting all-time high prices this past June, many companies are looking for ways to save money and eliminate damage. A manufacturer of copper metal needed to reduce the amount of damage their pallets were getting. The company produces copper for products like ammunition, coinage, printed circuits, and more. As a customer of IPS Packaging, they got in touch with our Engineering team for a pallet redesign solution.

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Angleboard SB Series: A new cost-effective cornerboard product

new cost-effective cornerboard product: Angleboard SB Series

Cost-effective cornerboard There’s a new cost-effective cornerboard on the market. The Angleboard SB Series is more economical than most other cornerboard products and has the same strength you’re used to. Angleboard is used for edge protection, load stability and containment, carton reinforcement, and logistics efficiency. What is cornerboard? Cornerboard (or angleboard) are rigid angles that reinforce the edges on corners, tops, and bottoms of boxes. They may do the same to protect the corners of stacked containers. They may reinforce

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Protective Packaging- Bubble and Foam

protective packaging materials - bubble wrap and foam rolls- IPS Packaging

Protective packaging Do you remember when you were a kid and you’d pop all those air bubbles that came with a package? Well they’re more useful than just keeping a child’s attention for a few minutes. Bubble and foam are important protective packaging materials. These materials have many applications for protecting products. Applications Uses for both bubble and foam packaging: see chart below. Block and Brace- Position and restrict products within the interior of a secondary package to prevent them

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