Choosing the Right Box Size

Did you know that major carrier services like UPS and FedEx use dimensional weight, otherwise known as DIM, to determine postage costs?. By choosing the right box size for your shipment, you could potentially save thousands of dollars every year…

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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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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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Employee Spotlight: Mike Reardon

For decades, Express Packaging has been the go-to corrugated box manufacturer located just outside of Savannah, GA. Throughout its history, the company has manufactured boxes of all sizes, shapes, and customized features. To date, an employee who has helped to shape the past, present, and future of Express Packaging is Mike Reardon.

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Flexographic Printing for Special Occasions

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.

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Industry Spotlight: Building and Construction

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.

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Product Spotlight: TD Box

For those who want to keep their bulky or fragile inventory safe, the Telescope Design (TD) box delivers. Express Packaging makes boxes with extra strength corrugated cardboard designed to support even the most delicate of items.

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3 Benefits of Corrugated Cardboard Packaging

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.

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