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Party games to make the most out of your kids’ party

Keeping kids entertained is usually more difficult than most people would think. Especially nowadays that kids much rather spend their time invested in their tablets, phones and portable console screens than play outside like we used to when we were that age. So if your children’s party is not Call of Duty themed and you won’t be hosting an XBOX tournament for your kids’ birthday, then you might want to star...

24 Aug 8:48 PM 0 Read More...

Startups are digitally transforming the self-storage industry

Self-storage is an old concept. Not too many years ago, if you needed extra storage space you had to go rent a storage container, sometimes outside of town, and find a someone to move your belongings from your place to the storage space you have bought or rented. Nowadays, and thanks to technology and the digital revolution, the self-storage industry is being transformed all over the country. A company named Clutt...

22 Aug 8:51 PM 0 Read More...

Making self-storage space out of old shipping containers is now the trend for big organisations.

Anyone who cares about the environment knows that recycling and upcycling materials is key to preserve the environment and make the most out of an object. Big organisations are now buying into that trend and have started to develop ways to integrate this to their operations. Such is the case of GreenSpace Holdings, a Houston-based self-storage developer that will be building a 1,017-unit self-storage facility out ...

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Customize your children’s lunch with thermoformed packaging

Packaging has evolved incredibly ever since military specification packaging was born back during WWII. Today, packaging options are endless and its purposes vary daily. The importance of good quality packaging is massive and of course, in this era of information and hectic days full of activities and on-the-go meals, good packaging is crucial. In fact, some companies are devoted to develop top quality packaging to p...

09 Aug 7:20 PM 0 Read More...

What’s trending in global supply chain labelling

A survey conducted by Loftware titled “Top 5 Trends in Enterprise Labeling”, in which more than 800 IT and supply chain professionals participated from 32 countries, generated results that highlight the most significant shifts in labelling and their impact on the supply chain space at a global scale. Business is becoming more and more interconnected and global with each day. Therefore, solutions for managing s...

09 Aug 7:08 PM 0 Read More...

Know your food packaging risks and stay safe

As you probably know or as you might have guessed, environmental changes have an impact on everything for better or worse, and food packaging is no exception. Packaging and military specification packaging experts all agree that food packaging plays a massive role in health and safety. To avoid emergencies and other issues that might end up badly, it is important to evaluate, recognize and anticipate the business ...

09 Aug 6:42 PM 0 Read More...

EDCO: The Largest Military Spec Inventory in the US

In the early 20th century materials such as aluminum and several types of plastic were developed and incorporated into packages to improve their performance and functionality. Lots of the most prominent innovations in the packaging industry were first developed for military use. Although some military supplies are packaged in the same commercial packaging used for general industry, some other military packaging is...

18 Jul 4:08 PM 0 Read More...

Why Everyone's Freaking Out Desiccant Packs

Anyone who doesn’t live under a rock has a Facebook account and people who use Facebook with at least some regularity are most likely aware of the many videos about desiccant packs going viral in many groups. For those who don’t know, desiccants are dehumidifying used to keep certain products dry and crispy. They usually come in little packets filled with silica gel beads and they’re often found inside the p...

13 Jul 7:38 PM 0 Read More...

Bubble Wrap Packaging Market Is On The Rise

A report on the global bubble wrap packaging market estimates that it will grow around 5.5% between 2016 and 2022. Bubble wrap is a flexible material used for protective packaging. Whether products are wrapped in it or if they're used for the purpose of void-filling or cushioning, bubble wrap packaging is perfect for fragile and sensitive goods. As the demand for protective packaging grows along with the emergence...

13 Jul 7:36 PM 0 Read More...

How Cellophane Revolutionized the Food Packaging Industry

Packaging is a key factor for branding, shipping and preserving products. During World War II, military specification, or mil spec packaging for short, became the standard. This lead the way to changing the packaging industry forever. In the race of improving packaging, and amongst a wide variety of materials, there was one that changed the way people shop for food: cellophane. A  study by Ai Hisano suggests th...

13 Jul 7:33 PM 0 Read More...