Shipping and Fulfillment

Ask the BoxMaker: Why Use Strapping on Pallets?


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We want to make sure our clients understand where every penny goes in the packaging process, and that includes strapping. Let’s take a look at what strapping is, why we use it, and some basic guidelines to get you started.

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Industry Spotlight: Small Business


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Often the most challenging aspect of packaging for small businesses is the cost itself. When you’re just starting out, you have limited cash flow to invest in packaging inventory or supplies that are waiting to be used. Many packaging vendors are set up to best serve clients who place very large orders, and so the cost to purchase from these vendors is not only high but also locks you into a volume you are not ready to take on.

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Keeping Cool: Steps for a Successful Cold Chain Strategy


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Cold Chain, which refers to all the supply chain steps involved in moving temperature sensitive shipments from first step to last mile, generally involves all the suppliers, products, and logistics involved in making this happen. Compromising steps at any point in the process can result in spoilage, damage, and waste, not to mention harsher implications if health or lives are impacted by a Cold Chain failure.

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Give Your Pallet Display a Makeover With Pallet Skirts


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Pallet skirts enhance your primary packaging to reinforce your brand and demonstrate the benefits of your product in a bigger, bolder way than primary packaging alone. If you produce a product that gets shipped to retail stores on pallets, then you have an automatic marketing opportunity you may not have considered before: pallet skirts!

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