Packaging optimization: how to design a protocol

Packaging optimization: how to design a protocol

Nowadays business and commerce are extended all around the World, and it’s easy to find products from the other side of the planet surrounding us. Worldwide goods should be transported from factories to their customers. Depending on the transport and the product,...

read more
Corrugated box testing labs: required equipment

Corrugated box testing labs: required equipment

Corrugated box testing is an essential step toward guaranteeing product safety during the distribution cycle. This is where corrugated box testing labs come in, which, through the use of industry-specific professional equipment, measure the protective ability of boxes...

read more
How to improve your packaging process in every phase

How to improve your packaging process in every phase

When shipping a product, the primary focus is safe and effective packaging. But packaging affects many aspects of your product line. Growth, revenue and reducing costs are closely related to the way you pack and ship your products. So, while your packaging products...

read more
ISTA TransPack Orlando 2020: Premier sponsors & speakers!

ISTA TransPack Orlando 2020: Premier sponsors & speakers!

ISTA TransPack Orlando 2020 ISTA TransPack and TempPack 2020 are to take place simultaneously next March 16 to 19, both of them organized by the leading organization in transport simulation for packaging optimization (ISTA, International Safe Transit Association), at...

read more
Field tests vs. Laboratory testing

Field tests vs. Laboratory testing

We might think that the best way to simulate a transportation process with the purpose of getting to know how our cargo behaves is to put our cargo on a truck and drive tens, hundreds or thousands of kilometres with it. However, this technique only allows us to...

read more
ASTM A370: all you need to know

ASTM A370: all you need to know

The ASTM A370 standard proposes testing methods to determine the mechanical properties of steel, stainless steel and other related alloys. The purpose of this protocol is to evaluate the level of compliance of these materials with the specifications proposed by ASTM...

read more
Do you comply with the regulations of ista 2a?

Do you comply with the regulations of ista 2a?

The ISTA 2A protocol focuses on the testing of ready-to-ship packaged products weighing up to and including 68kg. This method combines simulations contained in other ISTA standards such as ISTA 1 (non-simulation integrity performance testing) and ISTA 3 (general...

read more
What is the ISO 9002 International Certificate?

What is the ISO 9002 International Certificate?

The ISO 9002 certificate is a standard designed by the ISO international organization that has been deprecated and integrated into other protocols and certificates of that organization.  Throughout the years, the standard was added to various texts: in the year 2000...

read more
ASTM D638: Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

ASTM D638: Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

The ASTM D638 standard measures the ability of reinforced and non-reinforced plastics to withstand tensile forces. It is an essential test in a world where plastic packaging leads the market, since this test can predict the protective capabilities of the material to...

read more
What is tertiary packaging and how to optimize it

What is tertiary packaging and how to optimize it

What is packaging and what functions does it have? Packaging refers to the process of designing, evaluating, and producing packages to protect a product from physical damages and to prepare goods for transport, warehousing, logistics, sale, and end-use. Nowadays, the...

read more