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The Evolution of Temperature Controlled Transport

In 1939, the first refrigerated truck was launched, and it revolutionized the world of temperature controlled transport. Today, refrigerated trucks carry 90 percent of the groceries that are consumed in the U.S. They also transport countless numbers of other temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, flowers and perishable goods. Although the invention of refrigerated trucking was a massiveContinue Reading

Easy “how to pack” your perishables in a cold chain box liner

From flowers to chocolates, cupcakes to cosmetics, shipping temperature-sensitive products can present a challenge. In the age of online shopping and on-demand shipping, companies must be ready to efficiently package, protect and deliver products in pristine condition.   To solve this problem, PAC offers the CoolPAC cold chain box liner, a lightweight, insulated box linerContinue Reading

3 Reasons to Switch to Cold Chain Packaging

Cold chain packaging is a system of packaging and shipping goods maintaining a consistent temperature from manufacture to final destination. Although it may seem like cold chain packaging is a complex endeavor best reserved for highly-temperature sensitive goods, the truth is cold chain packaging has benefits that outweigh the costs for many types of products. ChoosingContinue Reading

Curious to learn what consumers actually think about Ecommerce packaging? View our latest infographic “Balancing Sustainability & Protection in Ecommerce Packaging” to find out!

The Rise of Home Meal Kit Delivery & its Effect on the Cold Chain Market

Promising a home-cooked meal in less than half the time, meal kit delivery services have enjoyed a quick rise in market share in recent years. Luring in everyone from busy professionals to soccer moms with their appealing blend of no-shopping, quick prepping, clean eating goodness, these companies have placed an increased demand for innovation inContinue Reading

PAC Worldwide featured in the Puget Sound Business Journal

We are proud to share an exciting piece written about PAC Worldwide by the Puget Sound Business Journal! Leader of the pack: Jim Boshaw has grown his family’s business into a $155M enterprise Jim Boshaw would like to say his company’s success was all by design, but he’s the first to admit that a bigContinue Reading

PAC Worldwide in the news!

PAC Worldwide CEO, Jim Boshaw,  is featured this week in the Plastics News CEO spotlight.  You can read the article here:  https://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20170124/NEWS/170129955/aggressive-growth-part-of-the-plan-for-converter-pac-worldwide.

The Sustainable Packaging Coalition Welcomes PAC Worldwide to its growing membership base

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 theContinue Reading

A November to Remember for more reasons than you think…ecommerce records shattered and more companies giving back

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 $17.8Continue Reading

Ecommerce and Brick & Mortar retailers have a lot to think about this busy season

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 andContinue Reading