The Box Basics

The vast majority of manufactured goods that are shipped in the U.S. arrive in corrugated boxes. Most people handle a corrugated container on a regular basis, and yet they know very little about what makes the material unique and why…

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Industry Spotlight: Furniture and Design

The furniture and design business relies heavily upon shipping. As a provider of furniture and other decor items in this industry, you need to make sure that every item arrives safely and in one piece. A successful delivery relies not only on the inner packing pieces but also on the exterior of your shipment. 

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Employee Spotlight: Mike Dedrick

With over four decades in the business, we’d like to think we do corrugated box solutions right. The go-to manufacturer of boxes in a number of shapes, sizes and custom features, we take pride in our establishment. Located right outside of Savannah, Georgia, our support comes from all over. At Express Packaging our success starts with our employees.

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How Summer Humidity Affects Corrugated Boxes

Humidity during the summer months can be difficult for people, so it should be easy to consider what that same humidity could do to corrugated boxes. They don’t perform well after getting wet and having the wrong type of moisture in the air could start providing the same results. The amount of humidity in the air has a definite effect on the strength of corrugated boxes, so when moving or storing items in a high humidity region, using a stronger box, or moisture resistant adhesive (MRA) type box is recommended.

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Environmental Sustainability: Corrugated Boxes

Express Packaging has long understood the impact our company has on both the environment and the people who use our products. As the debate rages about the best ways to go green, we’ve been busy finding ways to make smarter choices for the future. It’s why we’ve chosen corrugated cardboard as our sole packaging material. Learn more about how corrugated cardboard protects both the contents of your package and the world around us.

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