Packaging robot

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

Wood-fiber packaging material

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

Lithium-ion battery packaging

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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.

MILK PACKAGING

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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.

Diagnostic solution for packaging systems

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

There’s More To Personalized Packaging Than Names And Logos

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

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.

Tray Packaging Solution

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

Packaging takes center stage

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Photo contest puts spotlight on protective shipping cases. Material Handling

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

New OnTrac vehicle delivers pitchers, not packages

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Package delivery firm sponsors Diamondbacks' new bullpen cart. Transportation

A Quick Guide to Make Picking & Packaging More Efficient

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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?

Orbis acquires custom dunnage provider Response Packaging

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

New Thermal Packaging Solutions for E-Food

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WrapPak Protector uses waved papers that suit many different box sizes and packaging configurations, for a truly flexible packaging environment. Users with specific demands also benefit from Ranpak’s climate room, where they can test and compare thermal packaging solutions.

The Importance of Proper Packaging to Reduce Parcel Shipping Claims

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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?

eCommerce Packaging:  Why Polybags Could Equal Big Labor and Parcel Savings

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Overpackaging still happens today in eCommerce packaging, only it’s not restricted to kids’ gifts. Raise your hand if you ever went to a birthday party and watched the guest of honor unwrap a huge box only to discover that it held a very small reward – one that was reached only after unwrapping a series of other large boxes. It was the ten-year-old’s version of comedy gold. And in many cases, people find it annoying rather than funny. Parcel Transportation eCommerce Fulfillment

Industry View: Today is Peak Packaging Monday

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A packaging specialist explains why today is peak packaging Monday: As the countdown to Christmas well and truly begins, the two landmark dates in the sales world are fast approaching – Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Packaging. So what sort of packaging is really out there?

Packaging Specialist Signode Reveals ProMat Display Innovations

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Signode Industrial Group, which makes packaging consumables, tools, software and equipment to optimize end-of-line packaging operations and protect product in transit, will be at ProMat 2019 at booth# S1641. Packaging & Labelling Pallets & Containers

Parcel Dimensional Weight and Package Density: Breaking Down These Parcel Shipment Rules

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Parcel dimensional weight refers to the calculation of a package’s volumized weight, otherwise known as its cubic weight. Part of the reason carriers started using it derives from shippers sending low-weight packages in bulky boxes and excess packaging. LTL Small Package

28,000 Package Roll Containers

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Deutsche Post DHL has ordered an additional 28,000 package roll containers from Wanzl. Between 2013 and 2017, Wanzl delivered around 50,000 trolleys produced through licensed reproduction to DHL package centres. Packaging & Green Logistics Pallets & Containers

Orbis Buys Response Packaging

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US-based packaging giant Orbis Corporation has acquired Response Packaging, headquartered in Piedmont, South Carolina. Founded in 2009, privately held Response Packaging designs, prototypes and manufactures reusable custom dunnage and fabricated steel rack solutions.

Packaging Firm Targets Massive Cut in Plastics Usage

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UK based company Kite Packaging has launched its sustainable future plastics initiative to reduce plastic levels with the unveiling of its new mobile packaging test facility and the release of a white paper. We really are a packaging company who want you to use less packaging.

3 tips for packaging LTL freight in tight capacity.

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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

4 Air Freight Packaging Pointers from Securing Drums to Pallets

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Further, we focus on over the road transportation management to include the modes: LTL, Full Truckload, and Small Package. The focus of this blog post is about air freight packaging pointers. 4 Air Freight Packaging Guidelines to Follow. Freight air freight packaging

The Five Top Packaging Tips to Help Avoid Damage

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It’s the sender’s responsibility to make sure the parcel is packaged correctly but accidental damage obtained through transport is possible. Read our top five packaging tips to help prevent damage below. . We start the packaging tips with focusing on the quality of boxes you use. Be careful if you choose to reuse old packaging. Before shipping your package, you should feel comfortable that your item is secure and box is sturdy.

Kite Adds New Dividers to In-Box Packaging Range

Logistics Business Magazine

Employee-owned business Kite Packaging has extended its in-the-box packaging offering by introducing new dividers. The post Kite Adds New Dividers to In-Box Packaging Range appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Packaging & Labelling Storage & Racking

Sealed Air, Cubiscan team up to optimize packaging

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

Big Award Win for Reusable Packaging Specialist EPS

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Euro Pool System (EPS), a key player in the field of reusable packaging in the European fresh supply chain, has been named winner of the ‘Project of the Year’ category at the Supply Chain Awards along with partners Delhaize and Aucxis.

A clean answer to complex reverse logistics packaging

Automotive Logistics

The use of returnable packaging is on the increase, driven by a range of factors including increased standardisation of load carriers and more modular packaging concepts. However, one-way packaging made of paper or wooden materials has numerous disadvantages.

VW reveals details of new packaging centre

Automotive Logistics

Further details have been revealed this week about Volkswagen Group’s plans for a packaging centre at Jade-Weser-Port in Wilhelmshaven, Germany, which is due to open in 2019. Traditionally, most of VW Group’s packaging facilities have dealt with a single brand.

Packaging containers for fresh seafood transportation

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The logistics process is complicated, that is why I decided to concentrate only on a packaging feature. Insulation reduces the transfer of heat through packaging container walls.

13 Small Package Shipping or Parcel Shipping Best Practices

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According to Jeff Berman of Logistics Management, 71 percent of shippers believe the greatest focus for small package shipping is cutting costs. Meanwhile, 37 percent are concerned with their ability to meet delivery timelines, and the ability to track and trace packages has become part of the equation for most customers and 85 percent of shippers. Yet, shippers can reduce costs in small package shipping by following these best practices. Consolidate Packages Where Possible.

Nestlé creates packaging research institute

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Nestlé has set up a packaging research institute to focus on the development of recyclable, biodegradable or compostable polymers, functional paper, as well as new packaging concepts and technologies to increase the recyclability of plastic packaging.

3 Benefits of Using an Outsourced Small Package Auditing Company

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Small package and parcel shipping charges can account for up to 5 percent of a shipper’s total expenses, reports Gary Oswald of PARCEL Media. However, more shippers are taking advantage of the benefits of outsourced small package auditing. Outsourced Small Package Auditing is Faster Than In-House Audits. Some shippers may feel they have the time and resources available to audit small packages. More packages equal more invoices and audits.