Poor packaging choices can have devastating consequences for artists and companies that handle paint and painting supplies. Rough handling throughout shipment can cause damage to paint and painting supplies. Spilled paint is a nuisance, but it can also be expensive.…
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…
Did you know that you should always tape the bottom of a corrugated box before you begin to pack it? Folding the bottom flaps over each other might seem like a great idea until you pick it up, the bottom…
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.
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.
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.
Flexographic printing uses a semiliquid ink to imprint raised text onto a number of surfaces, including cardboard and DIY gift boxes. The tactile experience of the letters presents a special touch that recipients won’t forget. If you’re getting ready for a special occasion, consider how flexographic printing can add a little extra flair for your consumers’ gifts.
Every day, supplies, tools, and products are sent to building and construction sites throughout the country. Transporting these items requires a strong, durable, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly shipping solution. Fortunately, corrugated packaging offers the strength and versatility needed to ship a wide range of construction items. From protecting materials against moisture to lowering shipping costs, corrugated packaging is a trusted choice in the building and construction industries.
Corrugated cardboard boxes are made from three layers of paper. A specially designed fluting runs between the inside and outer layer, which is one of the reasons that corrugated cardboard boxes are incredibly strong. In fact, from its maximum protection to its environmentally friendly characteristics, corrugated cardboard packaging offers three key advantages.
In today’s global society, the retail industry relies on convenient and effective shipping methods. As part of their shipping considerations, retailers need to weigh the benefits of their packaging materials, as well as the branding opportunities that exist when choosing corrugated packaging.