Dimensional Packaging

By Sara Pearson Specter · November 3, 2017
Automated packaging system builds custom shipping cartons around single-, multi-line orders every seven seconds.
By Sara Pearson Specter · September 4, 2017
The use of cubing and weighing equipment is growing beyond dimensional weight applications.
By Sara Pearson Specter · July 12, 2017
New system for weighing and dimensioning irregularly shaped items cuts shipping costs for e-commerce and omni-channel facilities.
By MMH Staff · May 30, 2017
Kevin V. Cox, former Agile Network CEO, helms new transportation management execution company, which shipped more than two billion parcels with 5,000 carriers in 2016.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Sara Pearson Specter · December 13, 2016
Automation, software help omni-channel retailers and e-tailers manage the demands of small parcel shipping
By MMH Staff · October 18, 2016
The system has increased throughput by 12%, while also reducing dimensional weight shipping costs by 66%.
By Josh Bond · October 7, 2016
Because you can’t manage what you don’t measure, dimensioning hardware and software solutions are working to provide more precise data than ever plus the logic to optimize it.
By Josh Bond · October 6, 2016
A new system to capture item dimensions nets optimized shipments
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 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
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From the November 2017 Modern Materials Handling Issue
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