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CPG Packaging Today: What You Should Know
25 Jan

CPG Packaging Today: What You Should Know

Just about every person across the nation has used some sort of consumer packaged good before. No matter where you live or work, you’ve almost definitely purchased or handled one of these commonplace products. Frequently referred to as CPGs, fast moving consumer goods, or FMCGs, consumer packaged goods are items that can be found in homes, offices, stores, and more all over the world. But what exactly are consumer packaged goods? Simply enough, these versatile items are low-cost products that tend to sell pretty quickly. This broad category can include products such as non-perishable foods and beverages, paper products like Kleenex or toilet paper, cosmetics, over-the-counter medications, cleaning supplies, and other household goods. Though CPGs have been popular necessities for many years, our lives have changed quite dramatically over the past few decades, which is why it’s necessary to examine CPG packaging in the modern world.
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Consumer Packaged Goods - Ecommerce Changes in Packaging
22 Apr

Consumer Packaged Goods - Ecommerce Changes in Packaging

What are Consumer Packaged Goods? Consumer Packaged Goods, (or CPGs), are products that are sold quickly at a relatively low cost. Just think of those household items with daily use such as beverages, paper products, non-perishable foods, cleaning supplies, etc. These items are shipped quickly and need to be restocked at home on a routine basis. CPGs are the next major category of products to be impacted by ecommerce. Less than 5% of current sales come from the ecommerce channel but it claims 40% …
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Improving the unboxing experience in 4 steps
13 Nov

Improving the unboxing experience in 4 steps

There's a lot to unpack with the unboxing experience By now you've probably heard about the unboxing experience, you may have had this experience yourself with consumer goods. That feeling of anticipation that one gets just before they open the packaging to reveal their new item. We've all done it and it probably started for everyone at Christmas. Think back to when you were a little kid and the excitement you got by opening those presents tucked under the tree. Now you may get packages shipped to …
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Inflatable packaging system - AirSpeed HC Versa
10 Sep

Inflatable packaging system - AirSpeed HC Versa

High performance from an inflatable packaging system The Pregis AirSpeed HC Versa is a high performance inflatable packaging system that uses their hybrid cushioning film. This film is inflated, on-demand, into squares of pillows that provide superior product protection with less materials. Perfect for Ecommerce and retail, the inflatable air cushions prevent damage to your products. Benefits of the Airspeed HC Versa Simplicity: Easy to load and operate with a simple start/stop operator interface. V …
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Benefits of ergonomic workstations (and how they optimize the workplace)
12 Aug

Benefits of ergonomic workstations (and how they optimize the workplace)

Optimizing the workplace What if there were a way to help employees optimize their work environment? How about also maximizing efficiency and reducing costs associated with time off and workplace injuries?  Customizable ergonomic workstations, can provide this opportunity to you and your employees. Ergonomic workstations are designed to allow employees to tap into the true potential they have. The total package Organize your packaging materials and equipment with an ergonomic workstation. Select t …
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Form Fill and Seal Machines
29 Jul

Form Fill and Seal Machines

What is a form fill and seal machine? Simply put, a Form Fill and Seal machine forms a package, fill the packaged with a product, then seal it. It starts with a large roll of film that is formed into the shape of a bag. The machinery fills the bag with your product and seals it either horizontally or vertically. Packaging equipment like a form fill and seal machine put a stop to human error and mistake, inconsistent quality, increasing labor costs, and inefficiency in your process. Sharp HAWK EV012 …
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