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Caring for Your Fleet

As part of our continued efforts to shed insights into all things packaging, this month, we offer tips regarding your fleet and contract carriers. Does Your Driver Have Another Part Time Job? A dangerous liability situation that Companies and Carriers can find themselves in is when a driver operating a commercial motor vehicle has another… Read more »

“It’s Just A Cardboard Box.”

Those of us who work in or interface with the packaging biz can appreciate this title. What’s commonly called a cardboard box is often a corrugated box. A corrugated box is a combination of three or more layers of paper to make one or more walls of a specified thickness. Each wall is comprised of… Read more »

Improve Your Company’s Brand Presence

Poly Mailers: Branding your Product Through the Mail                                          Within the past couple decades there has been a strong change in the way we buy merchandise. Online shopping has become a common practice among the general… Read more »

Carton Sealing Tapes: WAT Tapes Make Resurgence in the Market

Over the past decades the sale of WAT tape (reinforced water activated tape) declined in the packaging marketplace due to the need for water filled tape dispensers, challenges of applying the tape, and potential mess. Pressure sensitive tapes were more appealing because they could be applied by a simple hand dispenser or in higher volumes… Read more »

Corrugated Cost Saving Tips

In recent months, the price of corrugated has been proposed to increase. This is always tough to pass on as a vendor and receive as a customer. Premier has a few ideas to offset the increase and make you look good to the boss. The most important thing to understand is that in our ever changing… Read more »

When A Bin Is Not Just A Bin

Having worked in the packaging industry for many years, it had gotten to the point where designing and engineering solutions had started to become, to some extent, routine.  So, when several customers in the distribution industry approached us to help them solve some operational issues related to the stowing, storing, and picking of product, we thought… Read more »