Packaging Smarts: Comparing Cardboard, Corrugated Paper, and Corrugated Plastic

In the dynamic world of packaging, the choice between cardboard, corrugated paper, and corrugated plastic can significantly impact a product’s journey from manufacturer to consumer. As business owners, procurement professionals, and logistics coordinators strive for the perfect balance of durability, cost-effectiveness, and sustainability, understanding the nuances of each material becomes crucial. This blog post will […]

Custom Corrugated Plastic Boxes—A Solution for Unique Needs

Custom Corrugated Plastic Boxes Stacked in a Warehouse

In an era where product presentation and protection are paramount, custom corrugated box design has emerged as a critical aspect of business operations. Universal Package understands that a one-size-fits-all approach to packaging can’t meet the diverse needs of modern products. When safeguarding delicate items during transit, a custom solution aligns perfectly with your specific dimensions, […]

6 Reasons to Safeguard Your Items with Custom Corrugated Plastic Packaging

Custom Corrugated plastic packaging from universal package

When it comes to shipping fragile items, the need for reliable and protective packaging solutions cannot be overstated. For businesses in various industries, ensuring that fragile products reach their destination intact is crucial for customer satisfaction and brand reputation. In this blog post, we will explore how custom corrugated plastic packaging, like those offered by […]

Popular Corrugated Plastic Boxes For Shipping

While the most common packaging material in the shipping and manufacturing industry is corrugated paper, corrugated plastic boxes are becoming a more popular packaging choice. Plastic Corrugated Containers Plastic corrugated boxes are similar in styles and purpose to corrugated paper, but by using corrugated plastic the container can be reused multiple times. This is highly […]

What Is Dunnage?

Dunnage is a common term used by automotive and industrial packaging technicians. Depending on who you talk to, an entire container could be considered “dunnage”. But, at Universal, we primarily use the term to describe interior packaging components such as: boards, blocks, planks, metal or plastic bracing used in supporting and securing packages for shipping […]

What Is Protective Packaging & Do You Need It?

That depends. Even the best, most innovative product won’t sell if you can’t deliver it to the end user without damage. There are varying degrees of protective packaging, but it isn’t necessary in every case. Packaging professionals can help you gauge your project’s requirements based on your application, product specifications and goals. What Is Protective […]

4 Reasons to Consider a Custom Plastic Container

Custom plastic containers, or cut and welded containers, cost more per unit than a standard container that your products fit into “pretty well.” So why should you pay more for a custom container? We’ll give you 4 good reasons and try to make you a believer. Plastic Containers Eliminate Air Pockets 1. The most expensive […]