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Online sales are soaring. Where do all of those discarded boxes go?

In 1895 the first corrugated cardboard box was manufactured in the U.S. More than a century later, our nation’s container and cardboard box manufacturing industry is valued at $66 billion.

There’s good reason cardboard boxes have earned a place in the “old ways are the best ways” category for shipping products. Newer shipment packaging...

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Restock your office supplies at MRBOX

It’s back to school time, and parents have restocked with notebooks, pens and pencils, sticky notes and crayons. There’s no better time than now to do the same at your office.

Customers appreciate our affordable custom-printing services and popular, pick-a-size, almost any-size cardboard boxes and foam coolers. They also appreciate the convenience of having a one-stop-shop...

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Brand your shipping box with color!

Color is so important to our personal health that nutritionists tell us to fill our plates with every shade of the rainbow. Deep green leafy vegetables like kale and spinach; yellow and orange produce like carrots and squash, blue and purple blueberries, blackberries and plums and red beets or strawberries.

Color is just as important...

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Tips for shipping perishables in the summer

Shipping food and other perishables during the hot summer months can be disastrous – and messy – if perishable products aren’t packaged properly. It’s bad business if your products spoil in the back of a hot shipment truck or warehouse, or melt on your customers’ doorsteps.

Before you ship, follow these best practices so your...

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