Why Corrugated Cardboard is the Best Packaging Material

The Iroquois had a saying: “In every deliberation, we must consider the impact on the seventh generation…even if it requires having skin as thick as the bark of a pine.” This was called the Great Law of the Iroquois, and it’s something we can adapt today to discuss sustainability.

Essentially, we need to ask ourselves if what we’re doing today will be sustainable seven generations down the line.

 

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Neil deGrasse Tyson is Wrong (about using spheres as packaging)

Guys, I know this is a potentially inflammatory title. Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of the most famous scientists in the United States, and if you ever listen to Star Talk or watch Cosmos, you know he’s a pretty smart guy.

But we have to disagree with him on a point he made in an article he wrote in the 90’s, and has since reiterated in a recent interview.

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Smarter Packaging for a Healthy Planet is a Way of Life

Packsize was founded on the idea that companies don’t have to sacrifice revenue or quality to bring their customers sustainable products. Today, we’re proud to say that we provide superior corrugated packaging at competitive prices, while providing savings in 11 different ways.

Today is Earth Day, so we wanted to take a moment to share a few resources that can help you and your business be more sustainable.

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Global Green Packaging Market to Reach $207.5 Billion by 2022

The global green packaging market will grow significantly over the next six years, according to a new report released by Allied Market Research. The market size is expected to reach $207.5 billion by 2022.

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How to achieve On Demand Packaging® perfection in eight easy steps.

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.

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3 Problems Online Furniture Stores Face (And How to Resolve Them)

The rise in online furniture sales offers both new opportunities and challenges for furniture manufacturers and e-tailers. Furniture is often large, heavy and bulky; efficiently packaging these products and delivering them to customers can be a challenge. Here are three common furniture packaging problems and how to overcome them.

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How Distribution Packaging Produces Business Efficiency

Distribution packaging companies, like Packsize, specialize in creating cost-efficient and environmentally friendly solutions for both your business and the consumer.

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Americans Will Spend More This Holiday Season; Are You Ready?

The critical holiday shopping season is here. Retailers expecting a heavy influx of online purchases are responding to industry reports and surveys that are predicting an increase in sales.

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The Spooky Tale of the Franken-box

Occasionally, companies absolutely need a right-sized box, but don’t have easy, convenient access to one. Because of this, they decide to cut their own box. By hand.

You probably don’t have to think too hard about the problems this causes, but let’s run down a few…

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Simple Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

While not every business has the budget to do a complete sustainability overhaul, there are many simple and cost-effective changes every organization can make to reduce its carbon footprint. Here are a few good places to start.

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