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Electrical Cabinet Assembly Hanging Bag Rack

Manufacturers in varied industries such as aerospace, automotive, and biomedical, are continually striving to reduce costs and waste in their supply chains. Often changes in sourcing and supply chain strategies can lead to new opportunities that were not previously viable.

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Customized Standardization | Packaging Strategy Offers Best of Both Worlds

Standardization is a common strategy used in many different industries.  Organizations such as International Organization of Standards (ISO), American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), and Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) exist to drive common requirements and practices internationally or

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Opportunity Knocks | Custom Protective Solutions

We work with our clients to deliver innovative solutions that provide part protection while minimizing packaging labor and waste. Often, problems lead to opportunities. Motivational speaker and author, Robert Kiyosaki said it best by saying “Inside every problem lies an

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Reusable Aircraft Interior Shipping Cart

Aerospace manufacturers are challenging their suppliers to develop innovative supply chain and packaging solutions to reduce costs and eliminate waste.  Cascadia Packaging Group recently developed and implemented a custom reusable cart for just-in-time (JIT) shipments of aircraft interiors to a

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Reusable Aerospace Protective Cover

Safety and performance of commercial aircraft in the aviation industry is critical to ensure the safety of the passengers and the crew members.  Aircraft OEM’s and suppliers strive to eliminate foreign object debris (FOD) in manufacturing operations.  FOD is defined

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Custom Packaging Solution | Padded Reusable Bag

At Cascadia Packaging, we are proud of our efforts to develop innovative packaging solutions that meet our client’s unique part protection requirements.  Recently a client requested that we develop a custom solution to eliminate the use of expendable plastic bubblewrap

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Returnable Containers

Slide Pack System for Automotive Parts

Returnable containers are used in a variety industries including Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics, Retail, Fulfillment, and General Manufacturing.  Both reusable and expendable dunnage systems are used within standard returnable containers such as totes, bulk containers, and pallets.  Primary benefits include minimization

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Returnable Shipping Racks

Aerospace Cart

Benefits of custom returnable shipping racks include elimination of expendable packaging materials, optimized transportation costs, improved ergonomics, and enhanced material handling.  Custom returnable shipping racks can also be designed and fabricated with knock-down capability to minimize return freight costs. Cascadia

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