Packaging

Comprehensive information on the types and uses of packaging in material handling and warehousing with an emphasis on reusable and eco packaging.


TOP STORY
Global Packaging Design Emphasizes Convenience, Ergonomics and Customization
DuPont Packaging Award judges discuss global trends in six-part video series.
TOP RESOURCE
Dimensional Weight: Don’t Let it Weigh You Down!
In 2015, a new era in shipment pricing will go into effect when major carriers implement dimensional ("dim") weight pricing for all ground packages...

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WHITE PAPER
By MMH Staff · September 20, 2016
"The Pain of Packing in an E-Commerce World"
By MMH Staff · September 15, 2016
Acqusition to expand Pregis's North American product portfolio to include a complete line of paper void fill, cushioning and block/brace solutions.
By Sara Pearson Specter · September 1, 2016
With the increase in e-commerce, companies are adding solutions that create right-sized packaging to their portfolio. Dimensional packaging challenges
By MMH Staff · August 17, 2016
Growth driven by the need for innovative packaging in warehouses for storing, handling, and distribution.
By MMH Staff · August 12, 2016
Three stages, located in the Grand Concourse, will bring together industry leaders and subject matter experts for free educational programming addressing the most top-of-mind issues and trends.
By Sara Pearson Specter · August 1, 2016
LRM systems for case coding cuts downtime and consumables inventory.
By MMH Staff · July 15, 2016
The packages featured in the showcase are winning entries from competitions all around the world. Pack Expo 2016, Packaging Exposition 2016,
By MMH Staff · July 15, 2016
The award recognizes companies and organizations that have developed and implemented measurable and innovative reusable packaging solutions in a business supply chain.
By Sara Pearson Specter · July 1, 2016
Information captured by automated dimensioners is now being used for more than just parcel shipping optimization. Dimensional Packaging, Dimensional shipping, Shipping Regulations
By MMH Staff · June 27, 2016
51% of corrugate was recovered to make new containerboard, which include an average 50% recycled content; more than 32% was exported.
By MMH Staff · June 14, 2016
Industrial Truck Association raises awareness for forklift safety, renews alliance with OSHA.
By MMH Staff · June 9, 2016
DuPont Packaging Award judges discuss global trends in six-part video series.
By Sara Pearson Specter · June 7, 2016
Line of reusable pallet wraps unitize as well as protect loads and the environment.
By MMH Staff · May 12, 2016
Partnership to create right-sized packages for combinations of SKUs.
By Sara Pearson Specter · May 1, 2016
Intermediate bulk container offers hygienic, collapsible design as well as internally reinforced and welded sidewalls.

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