Category: Automotive

All-Natural VCI Packaging

VCI packaging

What Is VCI Packaging and Why Is It Important? If you’re in this industry, chances are you’ve heard about VCI packaging and how it directly impact your business. This packaging contains special chemicals that are scientifically designed to release rust-inhibiting molecules. These molecules attach to the surface area of the metal, protecting equipment from corrosion and rust during storage and transit. If you’re in any of the following industries, please contact us today to understand how implementing VCI packaging during

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Case study: Returnable packaging design for automotive parts

returnable packaging for the automotive industry

Returnable packaging overview An automotive parts manufacturer produces plastic injection parts for the automotive industry, specializing in heavy truck and bus parts. In 2015, The automotive company received the business to produce plastic car kits for a Chevy Cruz model. The parts are produced in North Carolina and are shipped to their customer in Texas. They partnered with IPS to develop a cost effective, returnable packaging solution to protect the car kits. See what our engineering team developed to cut

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Foam in place packaging case study: Automotive

foam in place packaging systems

Automotive industry success with foam in place packaging Foam in place packaging can be a success is many industries, but let’s take a look at the automotive industry for this case study. You’ll see how a foam packaging system is able to improve the efficiency and decrease the cost per pack out for an automotive company. With the SmartBagger with Maxwell foam in place packaging system, the company is now able to hit their goals and keep up with demand.

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Cohesive Packaging Applications

cohesive packaging

Improve packaging efficiency with cohesive material Self-adhering cohesive packaging creates a quick wrap around any product. All it takes is a little pressure, preferably by automated equipment, and your product is protected. The cold seal sticks to itself and nothing else with a natural rubber latex. There’s different types of cohesive packaging materials too. What are cohesive packaging materials? Cohesive paper Cohesive corrugated Cohesive film Cohesive linerboard Cohesive bubble Cohesive paper– Economical and easy to use material that closes around

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5 Keys to a Successful Packing Station

packing station

Many people greet the New Year with goals and resolutions to improve their health, happiness, and quality of life. Well, I think we’d all be better off come next December if we did the same for our packing stations. Let’s throw some tinsel in with the Biodegradable loose-fill and usher in the New Year with an upgraded packing station. 1. Take control over “in-the-box” packaging materials Using too much, too little, or the wrong materials can lead to unwanted waste.

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