The 411 on Packaging

The 411 on Packaging


Posted on Jun 25, 2018 1:09:00 PM by Barry Kronhaus in Packaging News

What do soccer-playing robots and conveyors have in common? If you said nothing, you’d be wrong.

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Posted on Jun 11, 2018 8:26:00 AM by Barry Kronhaus in Packaging News

Are UPS Red or FedEx Priority shipments still not fast enough for you? Don't worry because things could get a whole lot faster.

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Amazon boxes piling up? Here's something you can do with them.

Posted on May 15, 2018 1:04:00 PM by Barry Kronhaus in Insider Info

If you do a lot of shopping on Amazon, you are left with a lot of cardboard boxes. You can throw them in the trash (boooo!), recycle them (yea!!!) or you can return them to Amazon. "Return them" you say? Yes, you can!


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This Is Why Amazon Sometimes Packs Small Items in Huge Boxes

Posted on May 10, 2018 11:10:00 AM by Barry Kronhaus in Insider Info

Why does Amazon pack small items in huge boxes?

We've all experienced the needlessly big cardboard box from Amazon at least a couple of times.

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We've Been Recognized As A Key Global Stretch Wrap Machine Vendor

Posted on Jan 24, 2018 10:25:00 AM by Barry Kronhaus in Packaging News

DISCOUNT PACKAGING DEPOT named Competitive Key Vendor In Global Plastic Pallet Stretch Wrap Machinery Sector

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The Keys to Understanding the Great Walls.... Of Boxes

Posted on Jan 9, 2018 11:10:00 AM by Barry Kronhaus

Single Wall, Double Wall, Great Wall – Corrugated Basics

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Learn to Use The Force in 4 Easy Steps

Posted on Jan 2, 2018 1:17:00 PM by Barry Kronhaus in How-To Guides

You too can use the force. No, not THAT force. Stretch wrap load containment force. It's the collective force that holds your pallet loads together. But can you use the force to your advantage? Sure you can. Here's how:

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Packing Tape Is All The Same Right?

Posted on Dec 19, 2017 10:24:00 AM by Barry Kronhaus in Insider Info

Tape is tape. If it sticks, that’s good enough for me” to which I usually respond: “If it’s good enough, why are your people putting 3 pieces of that on that box?”

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1,300 Days a Year Typing Passwords. How is that Possible?

Posted on Dec 5, 2017 1:28:00 PM by Barry Kronhaus in Insider Info

Humans spend the equivalent of 1,300 days per year typing passwords. That's according to reasarch done by Microsoft. Turns out we're doing it all wrong. More on that in a moment.

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Nobody Wants To Get A Package That Looks Like This

Posted on Nov 7, 2017 1:18:00 PM by Barry Kronhaus in How-To Guides

Even the biggest of the big fail sometimes. I placed an order with a massive online store. You know the one - it's got everything from A to Z. This is what showed up on my doorstep two days later:

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