Product bundling is a key part of secure and safe shipping practices. Discover the benefits of using strapping machines for bundling products.
March 17, 2023 01:35 PM - Comment(s)
You can never have too many protective materials in your packaging. Learn what you need to know about using paper void fill machines in your packaging process.
March 17, 2023 01:31 PM - Comment(s)
Picking a quality case erector can be a difficult process. Fortunately, comparing automatic and manual case erector machines can help you make your choice.
March 17, 2023 01:26 PM - Comment(s)
Automation is very important when it comes to packaging. Discover how to streamline your packaging process with automation and where to begin this transition.
March 17, 2023 01:23 PM - Comment(s)

PackSmart has been using the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) since 2009.  EOS is a system for managing human energy in an organization.  All companies have an operating system; however, it may not be a consistent operating system.  Here at PackSmart, all our employees have a cl...
December 02, 2020 02:25 PM - Comment(s)

Ahoy land lubbers! This weekend PackSmart is going to be settin’ sail in Glen Ellyn’s Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta for the second year in a row. It will be a day of fun for the whole family, including games, the best food trucks in the Chicagoland area and, of course, some intense cardboard boat ra...

July 22, 2020 02:47 PM - Comment(s)

Today we celebrated Bring Your Dog to Work Day here at PackSmart! We had a lot of fun having our bundles of love/fur in the office and getting to know everyone's dog(s)! They even showed some love for PackSmart's CORE Values. Check out the pictures below to experience this fun day at PackSmart!

July 22, 2020 02:46 PM - Comment(s)
Buying a stretch wrapper represents a big investment for most companies. Here are some things to consider in order to make a great decision when purchasing one.

In my 28+ years selling packaging equipment, I have learned that buying a high-quality stretch wrapper is the best choice. Buy one fr...
July 22, 2020 02:44 PM - Comment(s)

You’ve just received yet another price increase notification from your packaging vendor…you’ve been a loyal customer, so why are they trying to take advantage of your business? The truth of the matter is that the packaging industry is a volatile market, especially when it comes to resin-re...

July 22, 2020 02:42 PM - Comment(s)

Environmentalism, sustainability, and the sense of corporate citizenship that accompanies them are becoming a more and more substantial point of interest and action for industrial companies. Many companies have put initiatives in place to achieve their sustainability goals, but still struggle to ide...

July 22, 2020 02:41 PM - Comment(s)