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Category: Shipping

5 Small Business Shipping Tips: How to Optimize Product Shipping

There’s nothing quite like running your own small business, though the process can be tedious. Our goal is to reduce the stress in your shipping operations. Small Business Shipping Tips 1. Proactive Communication: Notifications, notifications, notifications! Provide automatic e-mail or text messages that let your customers know a product has shipped, or if there has been any sort of dela...

10 Benefits of Using Air Pillow Packaging for Shipping

From traditional packaging peanuts to molded pulp trays, to air pillows, the number of void-fill options can get overwhelming.  When trying to find a more sustainable packaging option, it’s tempting to pick the first paper or foam fill option. Why spend more time on a decision than necessary? But did you know that incorporating air pillows into your packaging does more than provide prote...

What Types of Protective Packaging Does My Product Need?

  Packages often live hard lives. They are jostled about by machines and conveyor belts. People toss them on trucks or stack them to unreasonable heights without worrying about crushing what is inside. If it is your precious product inside that package, you might have a big problem on your hands. So, whose fault is it when a product arrives broken or damaged? Some responsibility lies in ...

The Ultimate Guide to the Weight Limits of Corrugated Boxes

When it comes to shipping your products, you want to make sure that they are in a box that will not only hold their weight, but keep them safe during transit as well. Therefore, we thought it would be helpful if we provided a breakdown of the different corrugated boxes' weight classes. The following is an overview of the different weight classes available for corrugated boxes when shippi...

Retention & Suspension Packaging Should Be Your Go-To Protective Packaging

  If you’re unfamiliar with retention and suspension packaging and the increasingly important role it plays in e-commerce packaging, allow us to explain. Let’s say you ordered an expensive electronic product online, like a laptop. You’re excited for it to arrive at your home, and you may have even thought about the perceived risk that you took by ordering it online rather than making a p...