Shipping

Hazmat Packing Groups Definitions and Assignments

Source: DarioZg/ Shutterstock.com Summary:  Hazmat shipping is subject to several stringent regulatory measures. Hazmat is categorized according to packing groups, ranging from very dangerous to mildly dangerous. Hazmat packaging has to pass the United Nations Specification Packaging oversight...

How to Tell if an IBC Tote Is Food Grade

Source: Marco Torelli Fotografia / Shutterstock.com Summary IBC totes carrying food must be certified as food grade to prevent contamination.  There are different types of food grade totes, with the most popular being stainless steel tanks or...

Do You Need to Be Certified to Ship Lithium Batteries?

Source: Smile Fight/ Shutterstock.com Summary: Lithium batteries are hazardous materials that can be a safety risk if not packaged or transported correctly. Strict regulations exist for packaging and transportation, which are stipulated by the Department of Transportation...

Why You Should Consider Custom Packaging for Your Dropshipping Business

Source: Novikov Aleksey / Shutterstock.com Summary Custom packaging is an excellent way to make your dropshipping business stand out among the competition.  It helps your brand to become more recognizable online and in person.  It improves product safety,...

Your Guide to the Types of Corrugated Boxes for Bulk Shipping

Source: GLRL / Shutterstock.com Summary Corrugated boxes are a durable form of packaging commonly used in bulk shipping. Corrugated board comes in two main types: board and flute.  Popular corrugated box types include slotted, telescope and folder-type boxes.  The...

Your Complete Guide to Shipping Food and Perishables

Shipping logistics are difficult even for regular merchandise, but shipping food adds an additional challenge. Even foods that are shelf-stable may sustain damage during the shipping process and be rendered inedible by the time...

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Estonia’s Nordica Begins Flights With Its Own Name

Up until August 1st, flights on Nordica have been marketed under the LOT Polish Airlines brand. However, this has since changed, with the small...

Qatar Airways Details Its Partnership With RwandAir

Qatar Airways has officially inked an interline agreement with RwandAir, deepening their partnership. The move will allow travelers on both carriers to access over...

Why American’s JetSMART Partnership Could Be Very Successful

Last week, American Airlines announced it had signed a letter of intent with JetSMART to create a trans-American partnership. American Airlines will be doing...

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