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Packaging Equipment

Our fantastic range of useful packaging equipment & supplies contains everything you need for your small business to pack and send goods. With a huge range of items, industrial steel and plastic strapping for palletising and securing heavy loads, and your common warehouse essentials like box cutters and bubble wrap dispensers.

Packaging equipment helps to protect products during shipping and handling. This can include stretch wrappers, wrap dispensers, banding and strapping. Packaging equipment helps to ensure that products arrive undamaged and ready for sale.

Packaging equipment is an essential part of any warehouse or distribution centre. Without it, products would be vulnerable to damage during transit. Packaging machines can also help improve warehouse efficiency by simplifying the packaging process.

What Packaging Equipment is Available? 

The right packaging equipment can help ensure your products are protected from damage during shipping and storage.

There are many different types of packaging equipment for small businesses available, including stretch wrap, bubble wrap dispensers, pallet banding, and heavy-duty staplers. Each type of equipment has its own advantages and disadvantages, so it's important to choose the right type of equipment for your specific needs.

Pallet wrap is a common type of packaging material that is used to protect products during shipping and storage. It's made from a stretchable plastic film that is wrapped around a product to hold it in place.

Bubble wrap is another type of packing material that is often used to protect fragile items during shipping. It's made from a plastic film that is filled with air bubbles. Bubble wrap dispensers make it easy for operatives to access and use bubble wrap as needed.

Pallet banding is a type of packaging equipment that uses steel or plastic bands to secure products to a pallet. Plastic Banding is lightweight, low cost and easy to use, whereas Steel Strapping is vital for shipping heavy loads safely.

Heavy-duty staplers are used to secure packaging materials such as cardboard boxes and plastic bags.

When choosing packaging equipment, it's important to consider the specific needs of your business. Different types of businesses have different packaging requirements. For example, businesses that ship fragile items will need different packaging equipment than businesses that ship bulk items. It's also important to consider the cost of the packaging equipment and the time required to learn how to use it properly.

Choosing the right packaging equipment can help improve your business's efficiency and protect your products from damage.

Further Reading for Packaging Equipment

What is the difference between steel strapping and plastic strapping?

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How Do Self-Healing Cutting Mats Work

If you’re a keen crafter or hobbyist working at home on your kitchen or dining table, you’re probably looking for an effective way to protect your surfaces from damage due to cutting. If you regularly use blades while sewing, making models or doing papercraft, you will almost certainly, from time to time, have experienced moments where the scissors or knife slip, and the risk of scoring your table top is high. If you’re using a rotary cutter, there’s an even greater chance of damaging your furniture. A self-healing cutting mat could be the solution that you’ve been looking for. So,...

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