Category Archives: Shipping Bags

Three Kinds of Shipping Bags

This is the third installment of a three-piece collection about the “three kinds” of packaging and shipping supplies.  The first installment was on shipping boxes, and the second was on packaging tape, and this one is going to be about … Continue reading

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Convenient Ways to Recycle Plastic Shipping Bags

Every time something comes in the mail there winds up being a lot of trash left over from the packaging and shipping supplies. Granted, I want what I ordered to be well protected so that it can get from the … Continue reading

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Shipping Bags, Shopping Bags, and More

Until I started writing mini-articles about packaging and shipping supplies, I had no idea the different types of products that are out there, and the vast amount of products under those main categories. I mean, it can get really interesting … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Shipping Boxes

Consider this scenario. It is the holiday season and, unfortunately, I found myself having to mail off an item that I was returning to Amazon. Of course if it was not a time sensitive item I would have waited a … Continue reading

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Cheap Shipping Boxes and Beyond

What do you get when you put ‘cheap’ and ‘shipping boxes’ together? Why, cheap shipping boxes of course! And I’m not talking about crappy quality containers, I’m talking about affordable because cardboard should be affordable. It sucks when the storage … Continue reading

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Where Are Shipping Boxes Wholesale?

I recently did a whole bit about answering questions with a question, and I was really enjoying throwing out some rhetorical questions (i.e. a figure of speech in the form of a question in order to make a point). We’ve … Continue reading

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Cardboard Shipping Boxes 101

Has anyone ever sat you down and asked you where cardboard shipping boxes come from? The question might have been embarrassing. It might have caught you off guard. Where things come from… it’s just so precise, you know? If you … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Plastic Packaging Bags and Static Electricity

Did you know that static electricity is like little bolts of lightning? Well, I sure do. This is because once time, when I was traveling, the mattress in the dorm I was staying in was covered in plastic. I was … Continue reading

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There’s Nothing Like Custom Shipping Bags

There’s nothing like some custom shipping bags; am I right, or am I right? The whole concept of ‘custom’ really opened up the doors for shipping bags in general. What is this whole concept of ‘custom’, you may find yourself … Continue reading

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Plastic Shipping Bags

When I was a kid we used to make chocolate covered pretzels. That may not sound like it has anything to do with plastic shipping bags, but it does. Well, it has something to do with polypropylene bags, which is … Continue reading

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