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09/29/2017
Shorr Expo 2017

National event was attended by over 200 guests, spanning 13 states, coast-to-coast. With over 50 Shorr employee-owners onsite to help out, all our guests were treated to a tour, meal and a gift bag with a “Shorr Expo” rechargeable, portable power...

04/17/2017
Shorr Packaging, Benefits of Sharp Baggers, Bagging Machine

Inefficient packaging is expensive! It drains resources and leaves you searching for lost profits. Find out ways to improve your current processes and uncover common problems when shipping.

04/22/2016
Shorr Packaging Operations Summit 2016 Cincinnati Tour Mike VanZetta

Shorr Packaging was proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of the 2016 Operations Summit at the Duke Energy Center in Cincinnati, Ohio on April 12-14. Shorr displayed the latest in parcel packaging and automation in its booth; hosting dozens of visitors...

06/08/2015
The Projected Growth of Freight Truck Traffic 2040

When it was first founded in 1994, Amazon.com was operating out of founder Jeff Bezos’ garage and earning $20,000 per week in sales within two months. Twenty-one years later, Amazon has 154,100 full-time employees and earned nearly $90 billion in...

04/09/2015
Calculating Dimensional Weight for Corrugated Boxes

Want to protect yourself from the increases associated with dim-weight charges? Take a look at these tips from Sealed Air’s “Top 10” list and then contact Shorr to find out how to implement cost-saving solutions.

03/20/2015
What are the costs and benefits of custom packaging for ecommerce companies?

Only 11% of global customers are completely satisfied with packaging today. Custom packaging extends beyond simply branding to creating custom box sizes and protective packaging for customer satisfaction.

06/27/2014

Beginning January 1, 2015, major parcel delivery services will apply dimensional-weight pricing formulas for all ground shipments. This model determines the shipping cost based on package “volume” in comparison to its actual weight. Shorr...