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The History of the Cardboard Box

October 27, 2014

The simple cardboard box plays an important, but unsung role in our modern society. It’s hard to imagine how we ever got along before they were invented but they have only been in common use for the last hundred years or so.  The story of this simple but important invention follows. Cardboard boxes are industrially […]

Adding Logos to Promotional Products

October 24, 2014

Promotional items are goods given away without charge to the community in an attempt to advertise a business or boost sales or awareness of some particular merchandise or service.  They are now an essential part of advertising and marketing and they deserve a closer look. Promotional items are often distributed at trade shows, used in […]

Increasing Safety in Shipping and Receiving in a Retail Store

October 23, 2014

Simple precautions and correct procedures can make the difference in preventing accidents in the shipping and receiving department of a retail store. If you operate a retail store or have a similar warehousing arrangement, then take a look at the tips below, they may help you to make your workplace safer and more efficient. Stack […]

Shippers of Today – USPS, UPS and DHL

October 22, 2014

Three of the major shippers in the USA are USPS (United States Postal Service), UPS and the global giant, DHL. These shippers play an important role in international business and shipping. Let’s take a look at how they do they go about their work of delivering millions of messages and packages every year. United States […]

The Different Types of Utility Knives That Are Used as Tools

October 21, 2014

Knives were one of the first kinds of tools developed by early humans and although they are most commonly thought of as weapons they are still used as tools. Take a look at this guide to the most commonly used tool-knives. Retractable Blade Utility Knives This is a general-use tool designed to cut materials such […]

The Power of Promotional Products

October 20, 2014

Promotional products are items used to promote a product, service or company program and they include advertising specialties, premiums, incentives, business gifts, awards, prizes, commemoratives and other imprinted or decorated items. Promotional products are the only marketing medium that engages five senses. Customers can see, hear, touch, taste and can even smell promotional products. Promotional […]

What Kind of Boxes Can I Get For My Packaging Needs?

October 17, 2014

If you want to store some goods or send them to another destination then you may find cardboard boxes to be the best way to do it.  In case you are wondering which kind of cardboard box to use here is a brief introduction to the types of cardboard boxes that are most commonly used […]

Best Practices for Mail Room Security

October 16, 2014

According to the United States Postal Service, commercial mailers represent 85 percent of the nation’s mail. The USPS created the B.2.2. Security Initiative for Commercial Mailers, a voluntary mail security initiative, which focuses on national and premier account mailers. The B.2.2. initiative was designed to reduce the risk of an injurious article being sent through […]

Use Your Kitchen Knives Like a Pro

October 15, 2014

With some know-how and practice, kitchen knives can be your best friend during food preparation, or it can be a potential source of serious injury. Depending on your skill and what you already know about knife safety, it’s always a good idea to hone knife safety skills. The first step in kitchen knife safety is […]

Essential Camping Gear Makes Living in the Great Outdoors Easy and Fun

October 14, 2014

There’s nothing like a camping trip with the family to create some unforgettable memories and bonding time. Getting away from the daily grind to explore the great outdoors can be both relaxing and energizing. But before you go, make sure you have made the necessary preparations with this essential camping gear list: 1.    Food Part […]

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