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Taking a Closer look at PAC’s 3 Levels of Security Bags

How many of you knew that PAC produces a line of security bags called Securejackets? Probably not many of you… and by no fault of your own. While exhibiting recently at a vendor show in Dallas, I soon realized what a poor job we were doing at getting the word out about this unique product.

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HOW TO RECYCLE POLY MAILERS, BUBBLE ROLL AND PADDED ENVELOPES

Recycling rules can be confusing… How long have you stood in front of recycling bins debating whether to Compost, Recyclable, or Trash? We can help explain how to recycle poly mailers and other common packaging. Knowing how to recycle bubble roll, or how to reuse padded envelopes, not only helps out the planet but saves your

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Sustainability: Bag vs. Box Video

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Take a look at the materials and energy used to manufacture 10,000 poly bubble mailers vs. 10,000 corrugated boxes. Which do you think is more sustainable?

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Quick Note on Poly Bubble Mailers

Quick note in relation to my Poly vs. Kraft Bubble Mailers post:  One clever way to get two or more sizes from just one size of poly mailers is to fold down the top excess of the mailer and use the glue strip to seal where appropriate, creating a snug fit around around your item. This

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You’ve Chosen Your Bubble Mailer. Now What? Printed Mailers Perhaps?

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You have referenced my latest blog and successfully chosen the most appropriate bubble mailer to ship your product – now what?? Knowing where to start can be daunting, and it’s easy to miss a few key factors when making a packaging decision. So let me walk you through the steps from mailer selection to your

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How to Make a Smarter Choice: Poly Bubble Mailers vs. Kraft Bubble Mailers

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You ship several items of varying shapes and sizes. You know boxes are bulky and dimensional (DIM) weight costs are rising. You’ve done your research and have decided using bubble mailers, rather than slim poly mailers, will provide the extra padding and protection you’re seeking to ship your product.  Now to decide between poly bubble

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