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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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Posted in Blog, Fabric Dunnage, Lean Manufacturing, Packaging, Packaging Solutions Category, Returnable Containers, Reusable Containers, Supply Chain, Transport Packaging

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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5 Steps to Reduce Your Packaging Waste

            5 Steps to Reduce Your Packaging Waste Packaging is often overlooked as an opportunity for cost and waste reductions in manufacturing operations. Here’s five simple steps to start you journey of minimizing your packaging

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Posted in Blog, Lean Manufacturing, Management, Packaging, Packaging Solutions Category, Recycling, Returnable Containers, Reusable Containers, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Transport Packaging

Thermoform Trays

Thermoforming is a manufacturing process where a plastic sheet is heated, placed over a cast mold, and is held against the molding surface with vacuum until cooled to a specific shape.  This process results in a strong, lightweight product.  Returnable

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Posted in Blog, Lean Manufacturing, Packaging, Packaging Solutions Category, Returnable Containers, Reusable Containers, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Transport Packaging, Uncategorized

Sustainability: Keeping it Simple

Sustainabililiy: A Bottom Line Approach

A recent webcast sponsored by the GreenBiz Group, “Smart Moves: Supply-Chain Decisions that Save Fuel, Cut Costs, and Reduce Emissions”, highlighted strategic efforts to save fuel and reduce emissions within the supply chain.  Central to these efforts is the focus

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