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

Selecting a Stretch Wrapper: What to Consider

Selecting a new stretch wrapper can be a daunting task. Here are a few tips to help simplify this task and help you select the wrapper that most positively affects your bottom line for years to come. First, let's reiterate why we stretch wrap. We stretch wrap loads with two primary objectives: Get your load … Continue reading Selecting a Stretch Wrapper: What to Consider

Why Thickness and Price are not Indicators of Tape Quality

When many manufacturers go to market in search of tape to use for case sealing applications, the primary concern often seems to be the tape's thickness (in mils) and the price. Purchasers often think to themselves, "Okay, which tape has the best mil rating/price ratio?". However, this can cause many problems. Let us take a … Continue reading Why Thickness and Price are not Indicators of Tape Quality

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

Ergonomics and How We Can Help

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