October 9, 2017
Everybody has their reasons. Be it environmental concerns, sheer convenience or cutting-edge preferences, the way we get goods in the mail is changing and it’s for the best. We’re specifically talking about shipping here and it’s safe to say that the industry—like many other century-old traditions—is undergoing a much-needed modern revolution. One of the reasons for this shift is an on-demand service, which allows companies to design and produce custom corrugated boxes. The end result is a box that is so much more than just a box.Read More
August 2, 2017
In a perfect world, everything you’ve shipped and will ever ship would fit neatly into a box. The shipment would be both affordable and convenient to send out to your customers. Dimensional weight pricing (DIM) did away with that in 2015. This new practice means shipping companies like FedEx and UPS charge by the approximate size of the package as well as its weight.Read More
January 27, 2017
The Packsize team had a great time at Pack Expo this last November. I know this is really belated, but thanks to all of you who stopped by our booth, said hi, and learned a little more about On Demand Packaging®.
But for those who weren’t there, we’d like to share the demonstration we set up at the show. With just an EM7 and a few pieces of equipment, we were able to create a mini-packaging line that can be fully operated in eight easy steps. So here’s the video, followed by some quick commentary for each step.Read More
October 20, 2015
Is your business ready for the biggest shopping season of the year? Get ready with these helpful tips from Packsize!Read More
July 2, 2015
EJ Victor is in the business of making the highest-quality furniture available on the market today. Using premium hardwoods, hand-crafted upholstery, and master craftsmen, EJ Victor uses time-honored, quality construction methods to create fine home furniture.Read More
March 5, 2015
Let’s take a look at the packaging of different MacGuffins in movies, and see what we can learn from them. I’ll take a moment to rate each one on three different categories and then suggest what could have made the packaging better.Read More
January 12, 2015
Boxes that weighed only a couple of pounds are now being charged as if they weighed up to 11 pounds or more.
These charges could raise your shipping costs by up to 40 percent. Have you made a plan to reduce those costs?Read More