Category: Case Studies

Case study: Pop-up box saves nearly 200K in labor

Pop-up Box case study

The changing of the box Who knew that a simple change from one box type to another would save a company nearly $200,000 in annual labor costs. Well, to be honest we did, and we’ll show you how. Sometimes it’s a simple change in packaging products that can improve your bottom line. In this case study a company in the telecommunications industry was looking to solve their main pain point: labor costs. After an IPS site assessment, we showcased a

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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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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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Orbital stretch wrappers: 5 reasons to change your process

IPS Packaging- stretch wrapping equipment

Benefits of Orbital Stretch Wrappers Still using manual stretch wrap methods? That’s alright for low volume applications where packaging equipment isn’t needed. If you’re looking for a better process for high volume applications, orbital stretch wrappers can help. These machines are ideal for securing over-sized, oddly shaped, and palletized loads. Orbital machines wrap the film all the way around the pallet by rotating the film. Compared to other stretch wrappers, orbital wrappers tend to get higher throughput speeds. This is

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Integrated labels and packing lists

integrated labels, label forms, packing lists

Ready for shipping You’ve finished packaging your products and they’re ready to be shipped. You’re just waiting on one last thing. The labels. We’re talking shipping labels, packaging lists, invoices, tracking numbers, etc. With integrated labels and sheets you can put everything on one sheet. Integrated labels are broadly used in the following industries: Logistics Healthcare Ecommerce Healthcare We’re able to source these labels for whatever application you may have. Maybe you need them for warehousing and inventory, you could

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