Shortages of Freight are due to Hurricanes hitting the US.Read More
The following press release was published on the South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development website on Monday, July 31, 2017. We are all very excited about this new expansion and the additional jobs it will add to the area!Read More
In the used box business, we get asked all types of questions. We know that people like to shop around to find the best deal they can for their company, so we’ve come up with seven questions we think you should ask when you are on the hunt for boxes. There are several reputable companies out there, but some are not very upfront at telling you everything you should know to make an educated decision. One such possible buyer-beware type is what we call “box brokers” in our industry. A box broker is a company or individual that finds boxes for customers and manages all the logistics on their behalf. This can be a great thing if the broker is really good at what they do. It can also be a nightmare if they aren’t. That being said, here the top 7 questions you can ask to further engage with the supplier to get a feel of what they do and how they do it.Read More
If your company gets raw material in Gaylord boxes and want to get paid for your excess Gaylord boxes, we would be interested in talking to you about buying them. We are always looking to add to our strong network of suppliers of used Gaylord boxes.Read More
Our new blog allows our readers to subscribe to an RSS Feed. What the #$#^% is an RSS Feed. Well I did a web search to get the definition and quess what, there is an actual web site devoted to defining the exact question http://www.whatisrss.com/. If you don't want to go through all the trouble to actually click on the link and read the interesting information. Here is the short answer.Read More
The most popular question a FIBC bulk bag buyer asks when they begin the process of buying a small or large quantity of bulk bags is “how much does a FIBC bulk bag cost, and what are the prices for the different types of bulk bags available?” Unfortunately, many buyers run into a road block when they research online as to how much an in-stock or a custom made FIBC bulk bag really is going to cost. This article will attempt to answer this important question, but keep in mind that FIBC bulk bag cost can vary from parts of the country.Read More
Manufacturers are fast realizing the benefits and convenience of bulk bags today and have largely shifted their focus to using them for bulk material transport. Previously, where bulk bags were only used to transport cement or sand; today, they are used in many industries that require transporting sophisticated dry raw materials. These industries include pharmaceutical, chemical, and food among others.
However, with the use of all kinds of materials that suppliers have to transport comes the responsibility for optimal discharge. Even with discharge equipment at hand, it can be frustrating to achieve smooth material flow and dust free operations. So here are some tips to help you optimize bulk bag discharging:Read More