Archive for the ‘Complete Packaging Systems News’ Category

Paper Vs. Polypropylene Dunnage Bags

Paper Vs. Polypropylene Dunnage Bags
Why polypropylene dunnage bags are the superior choice

In this blog we will discuss the benefits of choosing polypropylene dunnage bags over paper dunnage bags when used in cargo securement. Complete Packaging Systems recommends our CYCLONE polypropylene dunnage bags over

System Strength of Synthetic Cord Strap

System Strength of Synthetic Cord Strap
Important Terms to Know When Working with Synthetic Cord Strap

When trying to determine the proper strength of synthetic cord strap needed in your load plan there are two types of measurements commonly referred to - Break Strength and System Strength – but what do these mean?

PSI Levels for Dunnage Bags

PSI Levels for Dunnage Bags
PSI Levels and Where They Can Be Found on Dunnage Bags

Dunnage bags are a versatile and easy way to fill voids in load plans, but there are user recommendations for dunnage bags the operator should follow. In this blog, we will describe the importance of filling your

T-Loading Pulpboard Rolls

T-Loading Pulpboard Rolls
Use T-Loading methods to optimize your railcar capacity

When shipping pulpboard rolls in cushion-equipped boxcars, more rolls can be shipped in a single railcar by using an on-side or T-Loading method. T-loading consists of loading the first layer of rolls into a railcar

What Are Contour Buffer Pads?

What Are Contour Buffer Pads?
How contour buffer pads can be used in roll paper shipments

When shipping roll paper, it can be difficult to find a product that fills voids between paper rolls due to the curved, rounded shape of the rolls. Contour buffer pads are designed to help stabilize dunnage bags and

2019 AAR Damage Prevention & Freight Claim Conference

2019 AAR Damage Prevention & Freight Claim Conference
Industry Updates Over the Past Year

As in previous years, Complete Packaging Systems was delighted to attend the Annual AAR Damage Prevention and Freight Claim Conference held last month. This year’s 127th Annual AAR DP & FC Conference was held in

Woven Vs. Composite Strap

Woven Vs. Composite Strap
The Differences Between the Two

Two of the most popular types of strap used in the cargo securement industry are polywoven and composite. Both are great products to use when securing your cargo, but there are differences between the two that make each

Dunnage Bag Performance Levels

Dunnage Bag Performance Levels
Picking the proper dunnage bag for your load plan

Are you using the proper dunnage bags in your load plan? When using dunnage bags to secure your product during transit, certain dunnage bags should be used depending on your load plan, the product being shipped, how the

New Valve Technology

New Valve Technology
Striker Valve for Lightweight Bags

Here at Complete Packaging Systems we strive to provide innovative products to our customers. That’s why we are pleased to announce the launch of a new valve technology for our lightweight Over-the-road and Level 1

2018 AAR Damage Prevention & Freight Claim Conference

2018 AAR Damage Prevention & Freight Claim Conference
Technology and Safety Developments in the Industry

Earlier this month, Complete Packaging Systems had the pleasure of attending the 126th AAR Damage Prevention & Freight Claim Annual Conference in Nashville, TN. This year’s conference presentations reminded us