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Section 179: Packaging Equipment Tax Deduction for 2019
03 Mar

Section 179: Packaging Equipment Tax Deduction for 2019

Section 179 explained Essentially, this section of the IRS tax code lets businesses deduct purchase prices of equipment and/or software during the tax year. Tax codes can get complicated and messy, but this one is pretty straight forward. If you purchase or finance equipment during 2019, you can deduct the full purchase price from your gross income. Section 179 really invites businesses to invest in themselves with larger purchases such as packaging equipment. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts has increased …
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Video: Packaging Equipment and Automation
22 Apr

Video: Packaging Equipment and Automation

Packaging Equipment Product damage, increasing labor costs, lost profits. If any of this sounds familiar, packaging equipment can fix your problems. Ready to talk about your packaging pain points? We have great resources on equipment and automation to make it easier for you. Watch the video below for a quick overview. When you're done... Learn more about the benefits of packaging equipment and how it can help your process.   See also: There's $1 million reasons to invest in equipment this year. …
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Packaging Equipment and Automation: Why manual packaging processes are costing you money
15 Apr

Packaging Equipment and Automation: Why manual packaging processes are costing you money

***Updated on 1-14-19*** Packaging Equipment and Automation It goes without saying that the key to successful warehouse operations is smooth, efficient product flow. But when you’re relying on employees to package your product, you leave yourself open to inefficiencies in your process, human error and mistake, inconsistent quality, ever-increasing labor costs and other operational difficulties that can easily be solved by moving to an automated system. Packaging equipment and automation can work lo …
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Equipment tax incentive increase for 2018
24 Jan

Equipment tax incentive increase for 2018

*Updated 05-18-18* 1 million dollars Hopefully you read that in your best Austin Powers voice. That's because the equipment tax incentive for 2018 is increasing. Up from a $500,000 deduction in 2017, this years tax deduction doubles to $1,000,000. It feels good to type out all of those zeroes and they'll help your bottom line and giving you incentive to make 2018 the year to purchase automatic packaging equipment... mmm savings. How the equipment tax incentive works The Section 179 Deduction works …
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Packaging Equipment Benefits
31 Oct

Packaging Equipment Benefits

Equipment & Automation You've always heard it was a good idea to improve your process, but where do you start? Stretch wrapper, case sealer, case erector, strapping machine, batching and bagging system. The list of packaging equipment goes on and on, and the price tag can seem like a lot at first. However, equipment pays for itself. We can make it very easy for you and show you how. DID YOU KNOW: Packaging equipment will give you a positive ROI in just a few months. IPS Packaging can give you …
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Video: Using the latest technology in strapping
15 May

Video: Using the latest technology in strapping

As with any machine, preventative maintenance on your strapping machine is critical to keeping it running smoothly and optimally. But, no matter what you do, the fact of the matter is that machines breakdown; they need service and they need parts. Depending on what happens (and how proactive you’ve been in preventative maintenance), you could be looking at days or weeks down. However, today, there is a new technology available for strapping equipment: modular construction. With this en …
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