Category: Damage Prevention

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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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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Steel strapping tool – SLB

signode slb steel strapping hand tool

The Signode SLB (seal-less battery powered) combination tool A new product from Signode is designed for use with steel strapping. The Signode SLB Seal-less strapping tool is battery-run with versatility in mind. It works with strapping with widths of 1/2” and 3/4”. This tool bands and applies a seal-less joint to connect the strapping, perfect for heavy-duty applications. With Signode’s battery powered design, strapping can be done with a simple click of a button. Steel strapping versatility The Signode SLB

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Product packaging case study – Retail

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Solving the damaged consumer products problem A national retailer had a major problem that they didn’t know how to fix. Damaged products and returns were becoming a constant problem as they used a ship-from-store fulfillment method. The centralized ordering system they used determined the closest location to a customer for their online orders. The problem with this was the inconsistent packaging from their employees. The cost of shipping damage continued to rise, along with angry customers. It was time for

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