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Corrugated Packaging Market- Rise in e-commerce business to boost demand

Growth of processed food industry owing to increasing consumer demand have resulted into a growth of corrugated packaging market. Corrugated packaging market is majorly driven by the growing e-commerce business. Changing consumer lifestyle patterns have boosted up the growth of e-commerce business wherein, the manufacturers have widely adopted the use of corrugated packaging to ensure safe product delivery, thereby escalating the growth of global corrugated packaging market. Moreover, the...

Monday Economic Report

While we have seen improved sentiment lately, it is clear that manufacturers struggled mightily over the past two years to increase international demand, particularly with a strong U.S. dollar and lingering economic challenges to key markets. The U.S. trade deficit, which was $44.3 billion in December, totaled $502.3 billion in 2016 as a whole. That was the highest annual trade deficit since 2012, and it edged slightly higher from the $500.4 billion deficit in 2015.

How Relationship Building Helps Your Business Goals

How Relationship Building Supports Your Business Goals 

Most people recognize the tremendous value of relationships in an organization. But at the same time, the idea of relationship building typically gets short shrift in large companies.

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At Jamestown Container Companies, we value our customer relationships as they are the foundation for long-term, mutually beneficial partnerships. Please call us at 855-234-4054 or click on the highlighted link to...

Manufacturing's Value-Added to the U.S. Economy

Hard and Fast Rules in Running a Business

Success in business doesn't have to be fleeting. There are a few basic rules successful managers/owners follow. Please click here to learn more.

How to have great meetings and eliminate wasted time

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Corrugated Packaging: An Environmentally Friendly Choice

Corrugated packaging is a unique material in that is 100% recyclable and can be made from 100% recyclable materials, helping the environment and your company be "sustainable" and "green" and "eco-friendly" too! Please click the attached article to learn more about recycling and how Jamestown Container can help you, or click on the attached link to be contacted by us. Thank you!

Ecommerce packing tips that will please customers (utilizing custom packaging and custom boxes)

Save the product and your reputation with proper product packaging

BY JAKE RHEUDE Director of business development, Red Stag Fulfillment

Every measure that ensures an item is properly packed helps ensure smooth delivery and customer satisfaction.

Recently, a Dutch bike company has gone viral for shipping their bikes in boxes with images of flat-screen TVs printed on them, to reduce damage during delivery. The idea was that couriers would handle the boxes more carefully if they thought they contained TVs. Is the product packaging really that important? What...

Advancements in Paper-making Technology Utilizing OCC and Recycled Fibers for Custom Boxes By MMH Staff · August 24, 2016



As reported in the August 2016 article by the  Modern Materials Handling Staff, the Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA) has announced that advancements in paper-making technology and the availability of high-quality fiber have made it possible to reuse more old corrugated containers (OCC) in the manufacturing process while at the same time maintaining the strength characteristics of new boxes. 

The OCC recovery rate reached record-high...





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