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Custom Designed Boxes and Packaging for Holiday Shipping

It's that time of year and with all the FedEx and UPS shipments to your customers, it's critical to utilize your corrugated packaging supplier to help design your custom packaging requirements and ensure your products get to their destination without damage, on time, and with the least amount of cost.

Focus on  Custom Packaging Boxes for Shipping

'Tis the season for packages.

No one knows that better than the experts at FedEx Corp.'s national packaging lab, which is all about thinking inside the box.

At the lab in suburban Collierville outside Memphis, technicians use machines to drop, squeeze, smash and vibrate packages containing items like flat screen TVs, Memphis barbecue, cakes and guitars.

Before a product is shipped from factory to warehouse or store, the lab works with manufacturers to vet and sometimes help redesign the...

Sustainability in Packaging- Custom Corrugated Shipping Boxes

1) Optimize Design. 2) Source Sustainably. 3) Support Recycling. With these three clear goals, Walmart hopes to reignite the passion around sustainable packaging with vendors, store buyers, packaging suppliers and consumers.

Laura Phillips, SVP sustainability, kicked off...

Packaging Supplies - Part of Your Custom Packaging Portfolio

If Packaging Supplies and a full-service supplier are important to your business, please consider Jamestown Container Companies for all your packaging needs. Whether it's stock boxes, folding cartons, tapes, stretch, film, bubble, foam, cushioning, packaging supplies and equipment, or contract packaging and fulfillment, let Jamestown Container Companies set up your company with our "one-stop-shop" program and get what you need, ONLY when you need it.

How Direct-Ship Product Manufacturers & Retailers Can Increase Productivity and Profits During the Holiday Season with Custom Shipping Boxes


Create an Organized, Efficient System for Peak Level Holiday Shipping


To say that there’s a surge in retail sales during the holiday season is understated; for many product manufacturers and retailers, it is the time of year that a majority of the year’s revenue are generated.

 The profit associated with the end of the calendar run is impacted by a number of factors, with shipping expenses more important than ever due to the huge increase of e-commerce sales over just the past few years.

Cardboard Box, Corrugated Box: What's the Difference?

I bet at one time or another you have asked one or more of these questions: What is a cardboard box, or what is a corrugated box? How are they different and what box is best for my needs? If I could, I'd like to help answer this question.

Corrugated: The Sustainable Packaging Material

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 
"Sustainability is based on a simple principle. Everything that we need for our survival and well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment. Sustainability creates and maintains the conditions under which humans and nature can exist in productive harmony, that permit fulfilling the social, economic and other requirements of present and future generations."

Corrugated Packaging Outperforms Returnable Plastic Containers

New scientific work explains why corrugated packaging outperforms returnable plastic containers (RPCs) when it comes to micro-biological contamination. 

Custom Box Company Reduces Damaged and Returned Goods to Zero for Their Client

Jamestown Container Companies has been providing unique packaging solutions since 1956. We pride ourselves on our ability to reduce your cost and improve your bottom line, this by taking the time to listen and understand your business and unique product packaging challenges you have. We use product and creative packaging design to develop a unique custom shipping box for your products- one that works and eliminates worry!

Retail Ready and Shelf Ready Packaging

What is retail ready and shelf ready packaging and are there beneifts for your company to get involved with these new and innovative packaging choices?

The reality is that this packaging is the lastest ideration in a solution created for European supermarkets, where RRP has the largest global market (click on article in PMMI). For example, there are 4 main supermarkets in the United Kingdom and they are under pressure to reduce costs and are willing to test possible solutions that aren't in...





Founded in 1956, Jamestown Container has over 60 years of experience helping customers find solutions for their packaging needs. 
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