Packaging robot

DC Velocity

Automated Packaging Systems' Autobag 500 bagging system is now integrated with ABB's YuMi robot. Material Handling

Wood-fiber packaging material

DC Velocity

BillerudKorsnäs White packaging material is designed to help companies achieve greater visual and tactile appeal while using less packaging material.

Lithium-ion battery packaging

DC Velocity

Labelmaster and Procyon-Alpha Squared have teamed up to develop and manufacture protective packaging engineered specifically for shipping and storing lithium batteries and devices that contain them.

Diagnostic solution for packaging systems

DC Velocity

Schneider Packaging Equipment has introduced Intelligent Illumination, an end-of-line packaging system designed to change the way operators maintain their machines.

Integrate Product Packaging into Distribution Center Operations

Kane is Able

Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies often outsource product packaging to outside contract packagers, adding a costly and time-consuming step between manufacturing and the distribution center. Contract Packaging

Packaging takes center stage

DC Velocity

Photo contest puts spotlight on protective shipping cases. Material Handling

ZARA PACKAGING

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Regarding my first post in the blog, I want to talk about Zara again, but in this case about packaging. When you buy a Zara product by internet you receive it in a package like this: Inside the box, the clothes are very well bent and with its plastics.

Orbis acquires custom dunnage provider Response Packaging

DC Velocity

Move reinforces Orbis' presence in automotive parts packaging sector, Orbis says. Material Handling

Product packaging in logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Packaging is the first thing that a prospective customer registers when he buys the product. This means packaging also plays an integral role in supply chain management. To know more about packaging importance you may find the following video is interesting!

Volvo Trucks updates OTA Parameter Plus package

Fleet Owner

Volvo Trucks recently released a new series of parameter updates it says complements the newly launched Parameter Plus subscription package, which allows for up to 50 parameter updates annually per covered vehicle.

Keeping Transportation Costs Down With Packaging

Cerasis

A lot of shippers blame the high cost of transportation on the carriers, but a lot of carriers agree, if things were packaged differently costs would not be a concern. The post Keeping Transportation Costs Down With Packaging appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

MILK PACKAGING

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Why 1L milk packages have square shape and 1,5 L milk packages have circular shape? But the shape is not the only difference, the square shape packages are made of paper-based material and the other ones of plastic material.

How to prepare and package for temperature-controlled shipping.

Freightquote

Properly preparing and packaging temperature-sensitive freight will set you up for success. Take a look at some tried and true best practices for shipping food and perishables

Tray Packaging Solution

Material Handling and Logistics

Signode Industrial Group has introduced a tray packaging solution featuring the H. BÖHL orbital stretch wrapper and Loveshaw Little David Case Sealer SP-304

NITROGEN PACKAGING

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

– Feeding : Freezing and refrigeration of food, Gas for food packaging in modified atmosphere, Cryogenic grinding of spices, Cryo Cooking with nitrogen in haute cuisine. PACKAGING. Nitrogen is an inert gas that barely dissolves in water and is not combustible.

Wide Bag Packaging Systems

Material Handling and Logistics

Automated Packaging Systems has introduced two new Autobag bag packaging systems with advanced engineering technology for flexibility and efficiency in large bag applications

What are the Types of LTL Freight Packaging?

GoShip Blog

When shipping LTL, the role of LTL freight packaging becomes even more important. If you are shipping LTL, you have probably heard about the importance of packaging and palletizing. But the thing is, pallets are not the only type of LTL freight packaging.

PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The packages job is to protect the product it holds before it is use or it gets to the final consumer but this can vary depending on type of product is holding. Pharmaceutical packaging equipment may ensure the high quality the products and safety of the packaging.

There’s More To Personalized Packaging Than Names And Logos

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

What do you see when you look at this image? Third Party Logistics B2C Fulfillment eCommerce Fulfillment

Sealed Air, Cubiscan team up to optimize packaging

DC Velocity

Sales and marketing agreement aims to expand market reach and provide customers with better omnichannel packaging and shipping solutions, companies say. Material Handling

An Atomic Clock That Can Battle Package Theft

Supply Chain Brain

It’s the one element that poses the greatest challenge to the continued growth of online commerce: package theft

Packager ULMA Launches Sustainability Plan

Logistics Business Magazine

In response to the mounting sustainability challenges facing manufacturers in the food industry, ULMA Packaging UK has announced the launch of the #ULMAweCare project. The sustainable packaging solutions highlighted at IFFA, included ULMA’s latest thermoforming machinery.

Packager’s Mobile Test Facility Goes on Tour

247 Customs Broker

12th June 2019 Last week Kite Packaging’s Midlands Regional Distribution Centre visited the Pacwolf sites with Kite’s Mobile Test Facility, which the… The post Packager’s Mobile Test Facility Goes on Tour appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

MilliporeSigma Launches Four-Year Push for Packaging Sustainability

Supply Chain Brain

The quest for supply-chain sustainability requires paying as much attention to the package as the product inside it

Rush Truck Centers introduces total service support package

Refrigerated Transporter

Rush Truck Centers says it is launching RushCare Complete, a total service management support package that coordinates, monitors and expedites vehicle repairs and maintenance throughout the Rush Truck Centers network.

Plus One Robotics launches piece-picking robot for package sortation

DC Velocity

Startup lands $2.35 million investment led by Schematic Ventures, plans to hire 20 employees within a year. Material Handling

Schedule tentatively set for voting on UPS-Teamster package contract

DC Velocity

Ballots slated to go out mid to third week of September; vote count expected in October. Transportation

New Tape Dispenser from Packaging Specialist

247 Customs Broker

1st March 2019 A packaging supplier has developed a new gummed paper tape dispenser to add to its online offering. The post New Tape Dispenser from Packaging Specialist appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

LTL Packaging: Freight’s First Line of Defense

Trinity Logistics

how freight is packaged can make all the difference when shipping Less-than-Truckload (LTL). All freight is different; different values, different shapes and sizes, different ways of packaging. Don’t let poor packaging “claim” you as a victim.

A Quick Guide to Make Picking & Packaging More Efficient

Cerasis

Warehouses are an integral part of most industries – but order fulfillment can take a lot longer than is strictly necessary if your picking and packaging processes aren’t as efficient as they could be. If you’re trying to make your process more efficient, here is a quick guide to help you improve the picking and packaging stages of order fulfillment. Take a Look at Your Process How long has it been since you updated your picking and packaging process?

Sustainable Packager Pallite Raises £620k in Crowdfunding

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Sustainable Packager Pallite Raises £620k in Crowdfunding appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Packaging & Green Logistics Packaging & Labelling

GEFCO Celebrates Reusable Packaging Milestone

Logistics Business Magazine

GEFCO has just reached its 30-year milestone in providing reusable packaging solutions for major automotive and aerospace manufacturers to transport and deliver components. Furthermore, all broken GEFCO packaging is 100% recycled. Complete packaging management across the supply chain.

The Importance of Proper Packaging to Reduce Parcel Shipping Claims

Cerasis

DIM weight is calculated by multiplying the length, width, and height of a package and then dividing that result by a special number known as a “dimensional weight divisor,” “DIM divisor,” or “DIM factor.” Go big or go home Almost everyone has received a package stuffed with paper , bubble wrap, air pillow, and even Styrofoam peanuts surrounding an item that could have safely been packed into a carton half the size. Freight Claims Small PackageAre You Packing for Success?

3 tips for packaging LTL freight in tight capacity.

Freightquote

There are various techniques shippers can use for packaging LTL depending on the size and contents of each shipment. Learn how an effective packaging strategy can help to protect your shipment and secure capacity

Integrate Product Packaging into Distribution Center Operations

247 Customs Broker

Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies often outsource product packaging to outside contract packagers, adding […]. The post Integrate Product Packaging into Distribution Center Operations appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Contract Packaging Features Logistics customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingSpecific consumer products look exactly the same when they roll off the manufacturing line.