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

High-Performance CIJ Printers: A Closer Look at the Linx 8900 Series

The lineup of FoxJet Linx 8900 Series small character continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers offers manufacturers one of the smartest yet easiest to operate inkjet coding system on the market today.  Designed for minimal interventions and maximum reliability, Linx 8900 Series users enjoy up to 18,000 hours between self-service preventative maintenance intervals, up to 100 starts … Continue reading High-Performance CIJ Printers: A Closer Look at the Linx 8900 Series

MSSC DailyJet HP1000 Hand Coder Increases Worker Productivity for Agricultural Tech Manufacturer

Pre-Solution Application The client, a manufacturer of agricultural technology products, was preprinting labels to hand apply to corrugated cartons.  This method was time-consuming and labor intensive which required a regular inventory of labels. The R.V. Evans' Value Added Solution After performing a Site Needs Analysis and thorough review of the applications, an R.V. Evans Packaging … Continue reading MSSC DailyJet HP1000 Hand Coder Increases Worker Productivity for Agricultural Tech Manufacturer

Simpson Strong-Tie Quik Drive® System Reduces Operator Fatigue and Increases Efficiency

Pre-Solution Application The client, a manufacturer of electrical component enclosures, was constructing pallets for shipment of their products utilizing bulk screws and a battery-operated impact drill.  This method was extremely time consuming and labor intensive causing worker fatigue due to poor ergonomics. The R.V. Evans' Value Added Solutions After performing a Site Needs Analysis and … Continue reading Simpson Strong-Tie Quik Drive® System Reduces Operator Fatigue and Increases Efficiency

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

The Answer to Adjacent-Panel Labeling

There are 2 main styles of labeling adjacent carton panels, and each has their advantages and disadvantages. Wrap-Around Side Apply (WASA) and Front Apply Side Apply (FASA) labeling are the two main ways to meet this requirement. Wrap-around is just as it sounds. One long wrap-around label (i.e. 4” x 13”) is typically applied by … Continue reading The Answer to Adjacent-Panel Labeling