1. Is Seasonal Packaging Worth it?

    Yes, definitely.

    Seasonal packaging is a powerful way of enhancing the appeal of your products during the festive season and even beyond. Seasonal packaging can help improve your sales and can boost your brand power too.

    In the lead up to Christmas, businesses must seriously consider seasonal packaging in their marketing strategies as they stand to gain in several ways.

    Increase Product Appeal

    Creative packaging increases product appeal.

    A product with a custom Christmas packaging imparts a sense of luxury. The custom packaging adds to the festive spirit, which is what your customers are exactly looking for to gift their loved ones during the Season.

    Persuade Purchase

    Products that are custom packaged for Christmas are more likely to persuade shoppers to buy. This is because buyers relate immediately to the packaging that’s in tune with the festive mood. As a result, shoppers connect to the product too, which

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  2. A Complete Guide to VCI Packaging

    Before we get into everything you need to know about VCI packaging, we should first talk about what it is. VCI stands for Volatile Chemical Inhibitors, these are high tech chemicals that are volatile in nature and they constantly vaporize and protect the metals from corrosion.

    Why do you need VCI Packaging?

    This type of packaging is used to protect against corrosion. Corrosion is a constant, indiscriminate and can be costly to metal parts, this happens especially when packaged for storage and distribution.

    Other traditional anti-corrosion methods can be messy, costly and also hazardous to not only personnel but to the environment as well.

    The packaging constantly releases a mixture of special chemicals that vaporize and create gases which have anti-corrosion properties. These special vapours form a very thin protective layer around the metal surface and prevent the metal from corrosion.

    Metal Wrap

    There are a range of me

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  3. Tri-Touch the New Packaging Innovation from Tripak Ltd

    We have recently come up with the next big packaging innovation for the automotive and aerospace industry. This unique product is made of only premium quality material and is fully Lindt free. Since we want you to feel as confident as we do in our new solution, which is why they are anti-static and designed to be anti-scratch and with scruff preventing.

    Our products are aimed to protect highly polish, highly gloss, painted parts, glass products and metals. Not only can you trust us to provide you with a high quality product but our product have certification across the industry from major auto manufacturers.

    Is This the Product for You?

    If you run an automotive or aerospace/defence industry then this product is perfect for you. These are suitable for manufacturers and aftermarket parts companies as well. Tri-Touch is perfect for electronics and clean room environments.

    Tri-Touch is completely bespoke and customisable to meet your produc

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  4. Benefits of Anti Static Packaging

    Anti static bags, or anti static packaging, are used for the shipping of electronic components and devices. They are used to prevent electrostatic or static electricity from damaging electronic items in transit. There are two main kinds, which can be identified by colour: silver, for metallised PET film and other plastics, and pink or black, for polyethylene. Polyethylene is also produced as foam or bubble wrap in sheets and bags.

    What is Electrostatic?

    When materials rub together, an electric charge can build up. If the material is an insulator, that charge is held and doesn’t move and we refer to this as static electricity. When the charged object is then brought near an electrically neutral object there is an electrostatic discharge – or static electric shock – as the charge is neutralised.

    We are all

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  5. Choosing the Right Packaging for you Product

    The right packaging can get your product to your customer in perfect condition, and furthermore it can impress them with how professional your operation is. It may be important to make a great impression, and in that case you may want to use packaging from premier providers such as Scapa, Tesa, 3M and Intertape.

    However, many producers need to consider price first, and they may find that the equivalent generic packaging meets their specifications.

    If your product needs to travel to your customer, we offer a wide range of postal, protective and transit packaging to ensure it gets there safely in perfect condition. Foam, desiccants, polystyrene, silica gels and other products will ensure that internet-ordered goods arrive looking great. Inflatable voids can be used to pack round items, without wasting large sheets of wrap.

    Meanwhile, the NEWAIR I.B.®EXPRESS is ideal as a b

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  6. Why You Should Get a Packing Station

    Packaging plays a big part in numerous businesses, however it is not always easy to find materials or equipment to suit one’s individual needs. That is why packaging suppliers are now offering companies a wide range of items specifically tailored to their needs, which includes custom-made packing stations.

    What Can a Packing Station Offer my Business?

    Specialist manufacturers of packaging consumables serve clients in a range of sectors offering a variety of materials. This includes protective packaging, foams, films, bags, cartons, boxes, machinery, strapping tools, printed adhesive tapes and much more. Not only are items completely tailored from business to business, some materials or equipment can even be developed for a specific purpose or industry. Many will be able to supply goods from leading manufacturers in the packaging indust

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  7. A Guide to Subsea & Offshore Renewables

    The UK has enormous sources of renewable energy in the waves, tides and wind around our shores. Subsea and offshore renewables will contribute to our energy security needs in the future as well as helping us to reduce our carbon footprint.

    Offshore Wind Turbines

    Off shore wind is the dominant technology. The principal of a wind turbine is simple – the energy in the wind turns two or three rotor blades which are connected to a shaft, which consequently spins, turning a generator and producing electricity. This simplicity belies the challenges of operating off-shore. It is a harsh environment, making installation, operation and maintenance a feat of technological ingenuity. The offshore wind industry in the UK currently produces 9% of the UK’s electricity, producing about 15 terawatts of electric

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  8. Packaging Your Post the Correct Way

    If you have a business which sends products through the post to customers or clients – whether it’s posters, food and drink or aircraft parts – you need the right tools to enable your goods to reach them in perfect condition.

    That’s why choosing the right packaging method and materials is vital when you’re in business. If your goods are damaged en route to the customer, not only do you gain an unhappy customer but you may also foster a bad reputation.

    What Packaging Method to Use?

    The type of packaging you use is obviously dictated by the goods you are sending. There is a huge range of bags, envelopes, bo

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  9. The Importance Of Effective Pharmaceutical Packaging

    Pharmaceutical packaging is important as if they aren’t properly packaged, many of the medicines we rely on today would be largely ineffective or even dangerous. As a result, it goes without saying that packing companies who deal with pharmaceuticals have a huge responsibility and play a vital role in keeping people safe.

    In a similar way to the food industry, processing, handling and packaging of medicine must be carried out according to very specific protocols. Insecure packaging could lead to serious issues such as reduced shelf life, microbial growth and contamination. So while many people think of pharmaceutical packaging as somewhat annoying and sometimes difficult to cope with, it is actually the way it is for a very good reason.

    Multiple-Level Management

    A variety of techniques and materials are used within the pharmaceuticals industry, including bottles, blister packets and tubes. Yet it is not only the container which is carefully handled and cont

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  10. Fresh Food It's A Question Of Packaging

    Fresh food packaging will help keep your food fresh for as long as possible as it limits its exposure to oxygen, which is responsible for allowing the products to breathe.

    The material used for packaging is crucial in maintaining freshness and preventing decay, particularly in the case of fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, fish and dairy products.

    Why Package Fresh Foods?

    Not only does packaging protect the product’s shelf life and prevent contamination from other sources but also it protects the nutritional content. Packaged foods are slower to dehydrate and remain fresh for longer. Packaging also prevents spills and leakages, which is particularly important when stored with other products.

    Fresh food can be packaged in a variety of ways, such as trays, films and plastics. One way of packaging products su

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