Making sure a workplace is meeting safety standards can be expensive, but a good safety program can save $4 to $6 for every $1 invested. By using this calculator from the OSHA website, one can estimate costs associated with workplace injuries and see just how much more revenue is needed to cover costs. When using … Continue reading Safety and Savings
With the help of our friends at Bostitch, the following will help you identify the best carton closing stapler and carton closing staples to staple the tops and bottoms of boxes. First, let's talk staples. Carton closing staples for top and bottom box closure come in two styles. "Stick" or "Strip" - good for low … Continue reading New to Carton Closing Stapling? Here’s What You Need to Know to Get Started.
According to Merriam-Webster, ergonomics is a science that deals with designing and arranging things so that people can use them easily and safely. Although the R&D departments of manufacturers are sure to design all of their products to fit into this mold, they unfortunately don't have the time or the resources to make sure that … Continue reading Ergonomics and How We Can Help
Bostitch, a leader in innovation, is always looking to revolutionize the pallet industry, and with the release of the new IC60-1 coil nailer, the bar has been raised. In conjunction with the Pallet Plus™ fasteners, this combination is putting Bostitch one step closer to that revolution. Beyond just saving money on material costs, the pallet … Continue reading What’s Old is New Again: Bostitch Pallet Plus and the New IC60-1 Coil Nailer
Cap Nailing and Stapling is a necessary part of any construction project. Some applications of this method of fastening include: Felt House Wrap Thin Foam Construction Fabrics Foam Insulation Sheathing Insulation Board Using a standard nailer or stapling gun for these applications can prove to be inadequate and lead to a lot of re-work, which … Continue reading The Benefits of Cap Nailers and Staplers
Getting your cartons closed and out the door absolutely needs to be a quick and efficient process. If your business is spending more than a few seconds just getting your cartons sealed, the process and tools your team is using needs to be examined and changed. Fortunately, Bostitch has a series of Cordless Carton Closers … Continue reading Bostitch Cordless Carton Closing
Collated Screw Systems To ensure durability, depth, and security, collated screw systems are essential for a wide variety of applications. These systems are fast and accurate, meaning you’re getting your job done quickly and correctly every time. Today, we’ll look at some of the most popular applications for these revolutionary tools. Crating Building crates for … Continue reading When to Use Collated Screw Systems