That's a wrap!

That's a wrap!

Print and Paper | December 9, 2019

‘Tis the season of… paper! During the holidays, everyone loves to receive and open gifts covered in pretty and patterned gift wrap—but after the festivities are over, what can do you with the leftover paper?

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6 hot tips for ice melt application

6 hot tips for ice melt application

Veritiv Facility Solutions | November 19, 2019

If it only cost $10 to improve safety for your employees and customers, plus avoid paying $100,000+ in damages, would you do it? Most people would say, “Of course!” Yet this expense (the average cost of one bag of ice melt) is often overlooked or delayed.

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Is it time for a packaging equipment upgrade?

Is it time for a packaging equipment upgrade?

Packaging | November 15, 2019

The equipment you choose can make or break your packaging—and even your product. So how do you know when it’s time for an upgrade? “There are key signs that indicate it is time to evaluate the situation,” says Julius Little, Director, Equipment and Load Containment Solutions with Veritiv.

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Take note: a handwritten card delivers

Take note: a handwritten card delivers

Print and Paper | November 14, 2019

When’s the last time you received a handwritten note, or better yet, wrote one yourself? Handwritten notes on printed cards seem to be a dime a dozen these days, but this just makes them more special to give and receive!

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4 steps to reducing germs

4 steps to reducing germs

Veritiv Facility Solutions | October 24, 2019

Sickness can impact both personal safety and business productivity. With this year’s season on the horizon, now is the time to prepare to keep your employees and business healthy.

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Dispelling the “don’t print” myth

Dispelling the “don’t print” myth

Veritiv Print and Paper | October 16, 2019

Be a copycat! Terms like “Go paperless; save trees,” or simply “go green” can be misleading and spread falsehoods about printing and paper. Printing too much or too often doesn’t destroy trees and forests in the long term. Here’s the truth: North American forests are continuously replenished by sustainable forest management and considered a renewable resource.

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Unit load containment testing

Unit load containment testing

Veritiv Packaging | September 18, 2019

Packaging professionals too often address issues with breakage, damage, and loss (BD&L) by increasing the number of times a pallet is wrapped with film—temporarily addressing unit load failure, but driving up film usage and possibly labor costs. Utilizing different methods of palletized unit load testing can help uncover how primary and secondary packaging structures affect the overall containment performance.

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Your next marketing effort: mail it in

Your next marketing effort: mail it in

Veritiv Print and Paper | September 16, 2019

Admit it. You still check your mailbox when you get home. Sure, you may overlook most of the clutter, such as bills, credit card applications and the like, but every now and then something catches your eye. A well-crafted message on a postcard is still an attention grabber!

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How to right size your can liner

How to right size your can liner

Veritiv Facility Solutions | August 29, 2019

Need help taking the trash out? Selecting the right can liners for your facility can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. However, any ol’ bag won’t do. Get to know these bag basics and choose your liners wisely! 

1. Determine the proper resin type for your application

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Food packaging predicament: flexible or rigid?

Food packaging predicament: flexible or rigid?

Veritiv Packaging | August 22, 2019

Flexible packaging is a fast growing packaging trend, but is flexible or rigid packaging right for your product and channel strategies? According to Jim Wynne, Director of Food Solutions with Veritiv, the answer may be both.

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