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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...
Container-Board.com 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...
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.
'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...