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 […]

The 3 Main Types of Dunnage

In general, dunnage can be constructed from a variety (or combination) of products used to load and secure cargo during transportation. Usually, the term dunnage refers to an interior placed in an outer container, which can be an expendable carton, standard straight wall stock tote, a custom plastic corrugated tote, etc. In this article, we’re going to […]