Seal-A-Tron L-Bar Sealer & Shrink Tunnel Reduces Material & Shipping Costs for Part Distributor

Pre-Solution Application The client, a part distributor, was utilizing a third-party to package parts they received from overseas.  They were being charged per piece, plus the cost of material.  This method also resulted in the part being handled 2-3 times before it was shipped to the consumer.  They required a solution begin packaging parts internally … Continue reading Seal-A-Tron L-Bar Sealer & Shrink Tunnel Reduces Material & Shipping Costs for Part Distributor

AirPouch® Express 3 Provides Distributor 35% Cost Savings Over Kraft Paper Void-Fill

Pre-Solution Application The client, a distributor in the telecommunication industry, was becoming frustrated with their current void-fill.  The kraft paper was being compressed during shipment resulting in space inside the box.  They required a system that would provide effective void-fill, reduce their shipping cost, and offer warehouse space savings. The R.V. Evans' Value Added Solution … Continue reading AirPouch® Express 3 Provides Distributor 35% Cost Savings Over Kraft Paper Void-Fill

4 Simple Steps to Stop and Prevent Corrosion

Corrosion, rust, oxidation, degeneration.  No matter how you say it, one thing is certain, it's costing you money.  Quite possibly even more than you're aware of.  The annual cost of corrosion in the production and manufacturing industry is estimated at a staggering $17.6 billion each year according to the study, "Corrosion Costs and Preventive Strategies … Continue reading 4 Simple Steps to Stop and Prevent Corrosion

Pregis IntelliPack SmartBAGGER® Foam-In-Bag System Prevents Damages During Shipment

Pre-Solution Application The client, a manufacturer of power transmission equipment industry, was packaging their product on a corrugated sheet contained in shrink film before placing them into a corrugated carton.  This resulted in a high rate of returns dues to damages received during shipment and a decline in customer satisfaction. The R.V. Evans' Value Added … Continue reading Pregis IntelliPack SmartBAGGER® Foam-In-Bag System Prevents Damages During Shipment

AirPouch® FastWrap™ Provides Product Protection & Saves Space for E-Commerce Retailer

Pre-Solution Application The client, a farm supply store with multiple retail locations, was preparing to launch their E-Commerce business and required a protective packaging solution for shipping their products.  They required a product that would protect, take up minimal storage space and a system that was easy to operate. The R.V. Evans' Value Added Solution After … Continue reading AirPouch® FastWrap™ Provides Product Protection & Saves Space for E-Commerce Retailer

Rising Turnover Costs in Manufacturing: Mitigation Through Automation

Employee turnover can be expensive. In fact, Josh Bersin of Deloitte believes the cost of losing an employee can range from tens of thousands of dollars to 1.5–2.0x the employee’s annual salary. These costs include hiring, onboarding, training, ramp time to peak productivity, the loss of engagement from others due to high turnover, and higher business … Continue reading Rising Turnover Costs in Manufacturing: Mitigation Through Automation

Unitizing and Stabilizing Your Products: Strapping

Strapping, also known as banding or bundling, is a common way to unitize, stabilize, and secure products. The strapping process involves applying straps (or bands) to a unit or collection of units to hold those units in place or to further secure boxes or crates in which products are packaged or stored. An example of … Continue reading Unitizing and Stabilizing Your Products: Strapping