Tag Archives: packaging supplies

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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Wine Shipping: How to package and ship wine safely and legally in the U.S.

Shipping wine is as delicate a process as making the wine itself, whether you’re sending a friend a congratulatory bottle of Merlot or you’re part of the e-commerce industry that last year recorded $3 billion worth of consumer wine sales. Either way, there...

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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.