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10 ways to boost warehouse performance

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Boosting warehouse performance How do you make your warehouse the most productive it can be? Research from the ARC Advisory Group suggests the best ways to boost warehouse performance. The article considers safety, productivity, customer service and people. Most warehouses will earn the highest marks for their safety and customer service. 75% of workers surveyed say that their warehouse is safe. This is a high percentage and a great way to keep your warehouse productive and moving forward. One of

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EasyPack: The new, unique paper system for void fill

Blocking and bracing ensure the complete elimination of product movement inside a box by securing the product using strategically placed packaging. It’s excellent for oddly shaped products and for products that do not require a complete void fill option. Total protection refers to a resiliant safeguard solution for items that require comprehensive cover. Finally, general void fill is the technique used for filling spaces in a box to reduce the potential of movement in transit. EasyPack by Pregis offers a

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Construction begins on new Orangeburg facility

It’s official! Ground has been broken on IPS Packaging’s new state-of-the-art Orangeburg facility. The 50,000 square foot facility will provide distribution for our growing customer base in the midland and low country, as well as along the North Carolina and Georgia coasts. Expandable up to 3x that size, “this location will give our customers even more affordable and timely deliveries,” says Jerry W. Murdock, IPS’ President. “The building of this Class A facility with a climate-controlled warehouse and offices shows the strong

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Local students visit IPS, learn about packaging applications

Students learn about packaging applications with a guided tour of IPS Packaging’s Fountain Inn distribution center. On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, fifth grade students from Fork Shoals Elementary School, sponsored by the Fountain Inn Museum, visited IPS Packaging’s corporate headquarters and warehouse distribution center in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. Learning more about real world packaging applications and engineering, the students saw packaging equipment, supplies, and the newly installed CAD table that our on-staff Package Engineers use to create custom packaging solutions

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Do you know who to call for strapping tool repairs?

Who you gonna call? Not the Ghostbusters, this time. If you’re in need of strapping tool repairs, give us a call. With a full-service center to do strapping tool repairs on-site or in-house, IPS Packaging continues to be committed to being your total solution provider. We can fix hand tools or provide parts and on-site servicing of most major strapping manufacturers, including Signode and Fromm. And with access to schematics of all major tools, we’ll provide you an answer as to why

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