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The type of Shrink Film that you use can be a large contributor to how much you spend on the packaging of your product. Instead of using shrink film that may not be fitting your current needs or budget, you can make the switch to film that better suits you. Not only will the correct shrink film help you save, but it will also add appeal to the appearance of your package. Based on our large variety of Shrink Film, we can help you determine which type of film will best serve your purpose. Schedule a Free On-Site Analysis and we can help you find what shrink film you should be using to package your products.
Seal-A-Tron L-Bar Sealer & Shrink Tunnel Reduces Material & Shipping Costs for Part Distributor
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 that could accommodate different part sizes and reduce their material and shipping costs.
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 error rates. (Altman, 2017).
Shrink and Stretch Wrapping: Differences and Applications
“Go ahead and shrink wrap that pallet”, my boss said before he walked out of the warehouse. I leaped into action only to waste 15 minutes searching for a shrink wrapper in the warehouse. There wasn’t one. As my boss returned, he said to me in an annoyed voice, “Ok, what was confusing about shrink wrapping the pallet?”. “I noticed there isn’t a shrink wrapper here, sir”, I said. He stared at me for a second before replying, “Ok…I guess it is hard to miss”, then he grabbed the pallet jack and wheeled the pallet over to a large, conspicuous stretch wrapper just 20 feet away.
Budget Friendly Solutions for Your Packaging Equipment Investment Needs
Do you have a packaging project where new equipment is needed, but the scope of the project doesn’t justify an outright purchase of new packaging equipment?
Do you need to meet an increase in production, but your budget won’t allow a capital investment in new packaging equipment?
Industrial Packaging: Functions and Materials
Industrial packaging includes a variety of materials, forms, applications, and equipment. There are multiple facets of industrial packaging, including Primary Packaging, Secondary Packaging, the function of each type of material, and the variety of applications in which you can utilize plastic industrial packaging.
Ways to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle in Your Packaging & Fastening Process
November 15th was America Recycles Day so it seems fitting to provide businesses with some ideas that may help them reduce, reuse, and recycle in their industrial packaging and fastening processes.
Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Shrink Film?
Most people are currently using a particular gauge of shrink film because that’s what has always worked. What many people don’t know is that based on their specific application or process, there are several options available to reduce their shrink film usage and increase their bottom line...