CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, JANUARY 16, 2017 — PAC Worldwide, a leading supplier of flexible packaging, is one of the latest companies to join the Sustainable Packaging Coalition. The Sustainable Packaging Coalition is an organization of companies, government officials, and academia working toward more sustainable solutions to packaging. PAC Worldwide has been a longtime member of the […]

Read More →

Most people think of Black Friday and Cyber Monday as the beginning of the Christmas rush.  But in actuality, it all starts on Singles day.   Alibaba’s 11/11/16 Global Shopping Festival (AKA Singles Day) smashed its record with 32% growth over last year.  The 24 hour event which Alibaba started promoting in 2009, recorded $17.8 […]

Read More →

If you are in retail (online or offline), you are in the thick of the busy season and it just seems to be getting busier!   Things to think about today   Labor   Companies are hiring tons of temporary labor for the holidays and fewer and fewer are working the registers in brick and […]

Read More →

By John Bartell My latest blog is about the rise of ecommerce home meal delivery subscription services and how more and more of these companies are needing to find the right cold chain packaging solution to ensure their perishable products get to the consumer fresh and protected.  Writing blogs is interesting. Sometimes it just flows […]

Read More →

One of the objections to going with automation for ecomm fulfillment companies has been “the busy season”.  Companies not able to justify going with a system because their busy season is too short (September- December) and they are concerned the system would not get utilized to its fullest capabilities. Based on the overwhelming success of […]

Read More →

By John Bartell   Here at PAC Worldwide we believe in getting companies “out of the box and into the bag”, when it is applicable.  Is it always applicable? No. But sometimes it is more applicable than many ecomm companies think.   This infographic makes the environmental case for why e-commerce cosmetic companies should use […]

Read More →

Last week PAC Worldwide had the pleasure of being a sponsor at the Last Mile Fulfillment Asia 2106 show (#LMFASIA) in Singapore. 100 exhibitors, 90 speakers and over 2300 attendants, focused on the “Last Mile” of e-commerce in South East Asia and the theme of “Ecommerce Beyond Borders”.  It was a fascinating, action-packed couple of […]

Read More →

Did you celebrate “National Returns Day” last week by shipping back that awful Christmas sweater your grandma Jo got you? Online sales are steadily on the rise. What’s not to love about shopping in your PJs or on your phone while riding the bus home from work? The convenience and ability to compare prices are […]

Read More →