1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Box Styles

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

  6. How To Ship Large, Heavy Items Safely

    Shipping unique products and machinery comes with unique challenges — especially if it is a heavy item that requires a pallet to ship. The damage caused by shipping on pallets that are not purpose-built for the product has been observed by SmartShield’s custom packaging experts many times. Heavy…Read More