Happenings from the Hub
Bike Manufacturer Reduces Packaging Cost by 50%
Case Study: Pregis team up with parcel shipper to eliminate damages for bike manufacturer, reduces packaging cost by 50%.
Down for the Cause: Millennials Believe Their Purchasing Power Can Change the World
Millennials care about social impact and transparency, and favor organizations that share their values. Packaging materials can do a lot more than just protect shipments throughout the delivery process. They can signify what a brand stands for, driving customer lifetime value and making each purchase more meaningful.
Change Is on the Horizon: Amazon’s New Stricter Requirements Spur Significant Changes to Retailers’ Packaging
On Aug. 1, Amazon will launch an expanded version of its Frustration Free PackagingTM program, which calls for all items larger than 18 inches by 14 inches by eight inches or weighing 20 pounds or more to be certified as ready to ship. The new stricter requirements are spurring significant changes to retailers' packaging.