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Date: 04/04/2018
Industrial Pack, Shorr Packaging, Booth 112

Shorr Packaging to exhibit for the first time at Industrial Pack in Atlanta, GA at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Booth #112, April 4-5th. Live demos will be given at Shorr's booth (#112) both days of the conference. Get a first hand look at the new Lantech QL-400XT and also...

Date: 04/04/2018
Operations Summit, Ops Summit, MCM, Shorr Packaging, Booth 504

For multiple years, Shorr Packaging has joined other big-name companies at the Operations Summit as a Platinum Sponsor to help educate attendees on the latest packaging trends in ecommerce operations and fulfillment. This year, at the Columbus Convention Center, Shorr...

Date: 03/14/2018
Shorr Packaging, Operations Summit, Ecommerce Distribution and Solutions

Packaging experts will identify common mistakes made by small-parcel shippers and review a range of packaging options. We will also outline a real-world packaging optimization project for a large B2C shipper that involved automation and packaging changes to improve...

Date: 01/09/2018
Northwest Food and Beverage World, Show, Expo, Shorr Packaging

Stop by the Shorr Packaging Booth #1760. Shorr will have packaging experts, equipment and service experts and representatives from a couple of their food packaging related vendors (Lantech and Chicago Coding Systems. See equipment demos and ask questions!

Date: 12/19/2017
Shorr Packaging, WKRN ABC 2 News, Package Theft Report, Online Holiday Shopping

Julie Edwards, correspondent for WKRN ABC News2, Crime Tracker reports of "package theft" in the Nashville area. Commander Marlene Pardue of the Metro Nashville Police also addressed different ways to go about receiving deliveries to hopefully help alleviate porch theft...

Date: 12/11/2017
Shorr Packaging, Corrugated Conundrum, Holiday Ecommerce, Corrugated Box Shortage

In 2016, about 190 million U.S. consumers shopped online, according to Forrester Research, as reported by the Wall Street Journal. UPS, FedEX and USPS aren’t the only ones working around the clock during the holidays. Presses and machines at corrugated box plants run 24...

Date: 11/21/2017
Shorr Packaging, ABC 7 News, Package Theft, Online Holiday Shopping

News Anchor, Michael Finney mentioned that 31% of Americans say they have personally dealt with package theft; and that many change plans to be home when the package arrives, worried it may be stolen during shipment...

Date: 11/17/2017
Shorr Packaging, Holiday Shopping Survey, Shopping Preferences

The holidays mean many things: family visits and culinary feasts, yuletide cheer and merriment, and serious shopping sprees. We surveyed 2,000 holiday shoppers to understand more about shopping habits and preferences for the gift-giving season. Here’s what we found.

Date: 10/23/2017
Shorr Packaging, Amazon, Walmart, Porch Pirates, Ecommerce Theft

No matter the delivery company (USPS, FexEx or UPS), the trust ensured by delivery plays a large role in brand gratification. Ecommerce mogal's Amazon and Walmart continue to explore the testing of ecommerce delivery to ensure customer concerns and ensure satisfaction...

Date: 06/22/2017
Inc Magazine, Porch Piracy, Package Theft, Shorr Packaging

Inc Magazine article discusses the steady increase of the "Porch Piracy" challenges that online retailers face on a day-to-day basis -- becoming a much larger problem than previously assumed. Survey shows consumer concerns over package theft, and the affect it can have...