1. Foam

      Foam is one of the most versatile and most widely used material for products that need special handling and protection in order to arrive at its destination intact. There are a wide variety of foams, mainly recyclable and reusable, but with different thicknesses and different densities for yo…Read More

  2. Why Choose Wood Crates?

    The debate between crating and cardboard boxes is largely solved based on what is going in the package, how long the package will be in transit, the elements it may face on the way, and the durability required.  Wood crates eliminate challenges like wet transit situations, heavy product concerns, a…Read More

  3. Steel Versus Polyester Strapping

    When it comes to packaging equipment, choosing the right type can make the difference between your products arriving intact or broken. This makes it even more important to understand the differences between material, like steel and polyester strapping.  Today, we are going to talk about the differe…Read More

  4. How Efficient Packaging Helps Your Bottom Line

    As any business owner or manager knows, the bottom line is always your top priority. And when it comes to your packaging, how you choose to package your product can affect your bottom line.  You want to make sure you’re packaging your product in a way that it stays safe and protected throughout i…Read More

  5. 6 Types of Protective Packaging

    No matter what type of product you’re mailing, if you have empty space around your product, that product is at risk of being damaged or even destroyed during the transit. This is what makes protective packaging — also called void fill — so important. In this blog, we will discuss some of the m…Read More

  6. About SmartShield Packaging

    Welcome back to SmartShield Packaging! We strive to be a useful resource for businesses as they work towards effective and conscientious shipping and packaging. We also work to supply common stock supplies for companies, like office and janitorial products. From posts about the best packaging materi…Read More

  7. Box Styles

    See our helpful image for some of the most popular box styles. You may also contact us for more information.…Read More

  8. Packaging Equipment: Impulse Heat Sealers

    The packaging equipment you have can significantly improve your efficiency. Heat Sealers are a great investment for anyone closing Poly Bags by hand. Bubble bags, foam bags and other material will also work with these sealers. Your product is more secure in a bag that has been heat sealed. Tampered …Read More

  9. Automatic Strapping Tools & Equipment

    Strapping equipment is a part of everyday life in many factories and yards, but the important thing is to get the correct tool or machine for the job. Friction Weld Strapping Tools Friction weld strapping tools are used instead of the conventional Tensioner and Sealer tool where the volume is high a…Read More