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The Impact of PI on the Packaging Industry

The physical internet (PI) is having an impact on every stage of the supply chain. From manufacturing to transportation, PI, just like packaging, plays a major role in all the industries involved in the supply chain. The most popular PI standard today is modular packaging, in which drivers can drop at hubs for other drivers to take the next leg. Then, the original driver can pick up a different load and return it to ...

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PI and Its Role in the Supply Chain

Change has become a constant for everyone and also for every industry. As new technologies emerge, the way people run their businesses and the way said businesses operate changes rapidly. The materials and packaging industries are not exceptions. (Related topics: protective packaging, moisture barrier bags) From completely new supply chain models like “The Physical Internet” (PI) to new designs and operational...

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Misused Shipping Containers Could Cause Accidents

Even though we’ve been giving storage containers several different uses for the past decade, the truth is that these sturdy and spacious metal boxes were originally designed to transport goods across international waters. (Related topic: storage containers for sale) Nevertheless, we’ve been using them for many other purposes thanks to the booming DIY trend of upcycling and others such as cargotecture, the wave...

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Storage Containers Are Aiding the Rocket Engineering Industry

Most people would never imagine what shipping storage containers can do for rocket engineers, beyond keeping components safe for transportation purposes and during storage season. However, a Brooklyn-based rocket startup has been using shipping storage containers to advance their projects. (Related topic: storage containers for sale ) This start-up, called Launcher, operates from a deserted airplane runway in Lon...

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Cargotecture Against Homelessness

A Chester man, named Kieran Molloy, is fully committed to solving the homelessness crisis currently rampant around the world, which is why he started Boomboxes Ltd, a company that transforms shipping containers into fully-functioning homes. (Related topic: portable storage containers) Molloy’s background in the construction industry and his work give him an advantage when it comes to understanding and knowing th...

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The Modern Office Space

Choosing the right office space for lease is a crucial decision that will have a great impact, not only on the success of your business but also on your employees’ performance. And, after selecting the ideal office space, it is equally important to organize it and set it right, so it breathes the very essence of the company. This is why it’s not surprising that many companies look for modern offices nowadays. Re...

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The Perfect Summer Party in 10 Steps

Summer is almost over but just in case you want to throw one last summer bash, here are the steps you need to follow to make the best summer party ever. (Related topics: celebration facility) Even if you want to keep things simple and spontaneous, organizing a party is necessary if you want things to come out nicely. However, it requires time and dedication but to not make things more complicated than they need to...

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How to Host the Perfect Party for Your Kids on a Budget

you’re short on cash but you have a kid you need to plan a party for, these ideas will help you put together the perfect bash for your kids without going broke. (Related topic: event spaces) Let’s start at the beginning: how much money do you have to spend on each kid? Think about the essentials: food, hydration, and entertainment. RELATED: If you’re on the lookout for event spaces, a bar/bat mitzv...

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House Party? Make It Perfect

you want to throw the perfect house party, there are a few things you cannot skip. For example, cleaning up the place before and after the event. (Related topic: celebration facility) But beyond the tidying up and the cleaning, in order to host a successful soiree at home, you need to plan ahead for a few things such as ice shortages, parking problems and not enough space for beer. RELATED: If you’re on ...

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5 Must-Have Dresses for Attending Autumn Weddings

If you thought the wedding season was over by the end of July, you are set up for disappointment. Chances are that some of your friends will be getting married during the fall and you need to find the perfect dress to wear at their weddings. (Related topic: event spaces) Lucky you, this is a guide to buying the perfect wedding guest dresses out there, so you can look fabulous in every wedding of the season. ...

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