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The Benefits of Pallet Wrap - Boston, MA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, August 30, 2019
Atlantic Poly Custom Pallet Shrouds, Pallet Wrap, Stretch Films - Boston, MA

Pallet wrap is often be mistaken for shrink film. Unlike shrink wrap, pallet wrap has the same qualities as a rubber band. It is able to stretch out and then pull back in making it unique when compared to other types of plastic wrapping. The ultimate benefit of using pallet wrap is to secure palletized products during transit, ensuring that they stay together. It includes the protection it offers from harmful elements such as dust, rust and moisture. Using pallet wrap is also a cheaper alternative to strapping, the equipment needed is cheaper and it requires less manpower.

There are different Pallet Wraps available in Boston, MA:

  • Blown Pallet Wrap. Blown pallet wrap offers the benefit of a high level of stickiness or tackiness as well as excellent puncture resistance and a strong and secure wrap. In color, it is clear as standard but will also be supplied with a colored tint for product identification or opaque offering security and protection to valuable goods. This particular type of pallet wrap is manufactured using the blown film extrusion process.
  • Cast Pallet Wrap. Cast pallet wrap has less stickiness inherent in the film meaning it is much quieter and smoother to apply. It offers great stretch and puncture resistance and will also be produced with a tint or opaque color. The manufacture of cast pallet wrap film begins with the extrusion of heated resin. Once melted and at the correct temperature for the necessary viscosity, the resin is pushed through a die to create a continuous layer of plastic.
  • Machine Stretch Film. Machine pallet wrap is the ideal wrapping solution for high volume packing lines. This method of wrapping offers time saving benefits, efficient and standardized packing, reduced managerial costs, enhanced security and a safer packing line.
  • Colored Pallet Wrap. Colored pallet wrap offers a number of benefits, the first being to quickly and visually identify different ranges of products, ideal for items that may be stored high up in warehouse facilities. It will also disguise valuable and sought-after items during transit to deter tampering of the packaging. Blue pallet wrap is often used for edible goods as it is food industry approved.

There are wide selection of pallet wrap, stretch film and other wrapping supplies that you will surely choose to any shipping movement. Whether you are transporting a single pallet or a complete container load, your choice of stretch wrap will have a huge impact on the secure and safe delivery of goods.

To find out more about Pallet Wrap, contact Atlantic Poly.

The Many Uses of Bubble Wrap - Boston, MA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, August 23, 2019
Atlantic Poly Bubble wrap in Providence, RI

The most common reason to use bubble wrap is for wrapping frail and fragile items that are for transport or shipping. You may not be aware of bubble wrap’s countless other uses. In this blog, you'll be amazed to know how versatile bubble wrap is and what other applications you can take advantage of this multi-purpose poly material:

  • Vegetable Draw Liner - Cut a piece of polyethylene bubble wrap, conforming it to the size of your vegetable drawer, then, apply it at the bottom. The bubble wrap will serve as a protective cushion preventing the fruits and veggies from rolling around which causes them to bruise and spoil easily.
  • Hand Protection Against Blisters - Mopping or scrubbing the floor requires a substantial muscle strength. Consequently, the task take its toll to your hands leading to painful blisters. You can minimize this by applying a strip of bubble wrap around the equipment's handle particularly the area where your grip it during use.
  • Insulated Bag - Line in a bubble wrap inside your grocery tote bag. This will help keep cold items stay chilled during travel.
  • Car Insulation - It may be used to insulate windows or making your windscreen frost-free. Apply a sheet of bubble wrap on the windscreen and clamp it down using the car's wipers. It will help prevent frost foaming car issues.

The aforementioned applications are just a partial list, there are actually countless of innovative ways where you can use bubble wraps in Boston, MA to resolve situations. To find out more about bubble packs and wrap, contact Atlantic Poly.

Custom-Printed Polyethylene Bags For Product Packaging and Marketing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, August 16, 2019
Atlantic Poly Printed poly bags in Hartford, CT

Polyethylene bags have been employed for decades across a vast swath of industry. These innovative packaging solutions are a cornerstone of the grocery packaging industry, fresh food packaging, dry cleaning, and a huge host of other applications.

Branded plastic bags allow you to personalize your poly packaging so you can promote your brand while providing best protection for your merchandise. Modern image processing system provide eye-catching and environmentally friendly poly packaging at a competitive price. With various types available, you can find the best type that will safely deliver the products you sell. At the same time, carries your company's brand making it an affordable but effective way of marketing your business.

Customized printed poly bags enable companies to create packaging materials that are unique and extraordinary. Having one of a kind packaging makes your product stand out in the market. To achieve this, use different levels of gloss and texture to your poly bag. Choose the right design that best presents your company and your product.

To find out more about customized polyethylene bags, contact Atlantic Poly.

Polyethylene Agricultural Film For Better Crop Protection

Joseph Coupal - Friday, August 09, 2019
Atlantic Poly Polyethylene Sheets in Hartford, CT

If you are in the farming industry, you know the importance of using polyethylene agricultural film. These are protective films specially made for agricultural use. Poly sheets provides protection to crops from environmental elements that cause damage and impede normal growth.

Polyethylene agricultural sheets are applied in the greenhouse. It helps to control weed, soil moisture, and temperature for better crop quality and yield. Organic farming benefit much on these biodegradable poly films for they can protect the plants from weeds as it helps condition the soil for crop cultivation without using herbicide. In addition, poly agricultural sheets are the material of choice by many farmers and growers for they are durable and convenient to use. On top of it, they are affordable and practical protective solution for large crop fields.

Agricultural poly sheets in Boston, MA provides simple, versatile and inexpensive protection for plants and crops. If you are seeking for quality agricultural poly sheets that comes in variety sizes and gauges, contact Atlantic Poly. We can help you find the right size to best serve your agricultural application.



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We have a dedicated quote fax number: 781-769-5722. We have the largest inventory of stock poly bags in the northeast. Stock orders can be shipped within 24 hours. Atlantic Poly specializes in hard to find sizes and special applications. Ask about our Drop-Ship and Just-in-Time delivery programs. Imprinting up to six colors and 4 color process printing available. Ask about package design assistance for special projects.

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