With Christmas around the corner, it is now crunch time for holiday orders. Consumers want their gifts to arrive in time to put under the tree, and few things can erode brand loyalty like a late or botched shipment. Fortunately, if you take a few precautions on the front end, you can be the holiday hero, in turn ensuring satisfied (and repeat) customers. Here are a few tips that you should follow during this holiday season.
Express Packaging offers a wide selection of inner packing options designed to protect your valuable items during transportation, regardless of the journey they’re about to take.
The rarest box on the market, now built with your needs in mind. Here at Express Packaging, we are proud to manufacture these life-sized custom corrugated boxes as long as it means taking care of our people.
Sturdy corrugated cardboard isn’t just used for boxes. It’s also a top choice for custom designed display containers at highly visible point-of-purchase locations, such as checkout stands and wherever you want to encourage impulse purchases.
Tooling refers to the specialized equipment used to manufacture boxes that meet your exact specifications. These “tools of the trade” are known as plates and cutting dies. By understanding the process, you’ll see how vital it is to the creation of your custom box design.
The Full Overlap Slotted Container (FOL) is designed for packages that require long sides and narrow tops and bottoms. With a regular box, you may have a gap toward the center of the flaps that you need to cover with tape, making it vulnerable to damage or instability when stacking. See how the FOL solves these problems, so you can ship and stack without the hassle.
In a world concerned with sustainability, corrugated cardboard can be a part of the solution. Understanding the properties of this natural packaging materials can make it easy to see how it can be a friend to both the environment and the economy.
Think cardboard boxes are boring? Well, think again! This seemingly simple storage structure has a long and storied history that has transformed global shipping since it was first invented. Take a look for yourself!
When people discuss their brand, what they’re really referencing is their ability to hone and specify a single message. It’s important (and sometimes difficult) for companies to change with the times while still being able to stay on brand, but there are concrete strategies you can use to boost your consistency. One of the best places to start may be working your way from the outside in — starting with the boxes you use.
Sturdy, long, and narrow the Five Panel Folder (5PF) corrugated box is ideal for shipping many kinds of goods from multipacks of food to metal rods. Due to its length and the tough construction of its overlapping flaps, the 5PF can even handle difficult-to-pack items, such as slender fence rails, curtain rods, and wood doweling.