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Reduce packaging waste by following Amazon’s lead: MRBOX can help

Have you heard? Amazon’s new policy, called “Ships in Own Container” (SIOC), kicks in July 31. That means vendors who ship via Amazon can expect to pay more if their items are heavy (over 20 pounds) or large (bigger than 18” x 14” x 8”) and require Amazon to provide a protective overbox for shipment.

An Earth Day Throwback, PLUS tips for recycling shipping materials

Online shopping is a magical experience. Surf, scroll, click and presto! Within days a box – sometimes several – appears at your doorstep. Within that box is typically another box and additional packaging material so your new socks, widget, or ingredients for that evening’s dinner arrive in safe, cushioned comfort.

Ever feel a tinge of guilt...

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A Packaging Success Story: Rocking horse survives cross-country trip

Our happiest customers are our longtime customers, and they make us proud when they share their shipping success stories.

It was 22 years ago that our South Florida customer put the finishing touches on a wooden rocking horse he had crafted for his granddaughter living in Las Vegas. Our sales team provided the custom-sized cardboard...

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Small Businesses Can Think Big with Digital Printing

Digital printing in the packaging market is taking hold, according to Future Market Insights. At MRBOX, we’re asking, “What took everyone so long?”

We introduced digital printing to our customers in 2015. It was the first time they could afford to compete...

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