Category: Packaging Supplies

Recycled Corrugated Boxes vs. Virgin Corrugated Boxes

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Recycled Corrugated Boxes vs. Virgin Corrugated Boxes  Boxes. They’re a seemingly inescapable fact of modern life, both in the home and at work. Just about every business utilizes these omnipresent containers to ship goods to their customers around the world, but have you ever given much thought to the material that they’re made up of? Most of the shipping boxes you see around your house or office are constructed from corrugated material – not cardboard, as many are led to believe. When it comes down

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Holiday Packaging Tips

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Holiday Packaging Tips  December is finally upon us and that can only mean one thing – the holiday season has arrived. Christmas lights are twinkling, hot cocoa is warming on the stove, and Santa will be here soon. For those of us working in the ecommerce industry, this time of year also means that orders are (hopefully!) high, customers need their purchases before Christmas Day, and safe shipping is essential. To help you get through the holiday season with satisfied

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Gauge to Mil Conversion

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Gauge to Mil Conversion  When utilizing stretch film, poly bags, or other plastic packaging supplies to protect your valuable products, it’s necessary that you use the correct sizes and styles of each material. When you work with an optimally sized stretch film or plastic sheet, you ensure that your pallets will be able to withstand harsh travel or storage conditions. Below, you’ll find a handy breakdown of the meanings and conversions of each thickness measurement. We’ve even included a helpful gauge to mil conversion chart for easy

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Types of Void Fill

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Types of Void Fill  Void fill is one of the most ubiquitous categories of protective packaging available on the market. Businesses all across the world, from small in-home operations to the shipping centers at major corporations, utilize one or more of the many types of void fill in order to protect their products throughout the entire supply chain process. This helpful explainer goes over the most popular varieties of void fill to help you determine which might be the best fit for your specific items and

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Appliance Tape for Every Need

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Appliance Tape for Every Need From ovens and refrigerators to washing machines and air conditioners, household appliances are an essential element in any modern American home or business. While most individuals don’t give much thought to the effort it takes to get those appliances manufactured, constructed, and shipped from warehouses to retail stores or their homes, those who work in the industry understand that it isn’t always a simple feat. It takes a variety of specialized equipment and products, including the appropriate packaging supplies. Among these supplies are

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