Why do I need to Stretch Wrap my products?
Benefits of Stretch Wrapping
Protection for your goods
When stretch wrapping your products, they are safeguarded from damage due to dust, dirt and other environmental conditions like humidity or moisture. This keeps your product safe clean and dry, yet visible. Opaque stretch films may be used, in case the product needs to be concealed for more protection. The secure wrapping guards the product even in sea transportation amidst the salty conditions. Apart from during transit, safety is ensured in storage of the goods in the warehouses or factory premises too. The goods are neatly stacked for wrapping, thereby saving space. It also ensures inventory management in a much easier way, enhancing visual management of stocks. Stretch wrapping also enables to create a stable load that isn’t drifted during transportation.
Savings on Packaging
When using a Pallet wrapper, you can be convinced about savings in terms of time, costs and labour. Compare to manual wrapping, Stretch wrapping with the machine save a lot of time. This time can be utilised for other factory management and maintenance purposes. Number of human resources employed to manage the machine for packaging is highly minimalised. Choosing an automation stretch wrapping solution will further reduce human intervention. Savings are also experienced by our customers, in terms of packaging materials. Traditional carton box or wooden pallet wrapping costs much higher than stretch film costs. Apart from that, when compared to manual stretch wrapping, the machine utilises optimal level of stretch film thereby increasing savings at this point too.
Transporting the unitised product is much easier and hassle free. You can be assured of the safety of the small pallets that are unitised from robbery or mis-management during the transport, as they are safely tucked in as a single and intact package. When stretch film is used along with appropriate separators and angle boards, it allows increasing the stacking height, thereby enabling one to use maximum space during shipping. The weight of the stretch film wrapped product is less compared to that of conventional wooden packaging, which also ensures safe transportation and safe handling. Space management during transport is managed smartly with stretch wrapped products. As mentioned earlier, about 10 pallets, each containing 432 cones can be stuffed in one 20 feet container.
Maintaining uniformity and consistency in wrapping of your products enhances efficient product wrapping. Unlike manual stretch wrapping, there is no variation in the stretch and efficiency of the packaging made. An automatic stretch wrapping line will ensure the incessant wrapping of the pallets without any stoppages in between. This will assure increased productivity with the same amount of time you had spent earlier with your packaging process.
How do I choose the right Stretch Wrapping Machine?
1. What are the product dimensions that you need to stretch wrap?
There are a number of models available for stretch wrapping different kinds of products. Hence it is essential to be clear with the minimum and maximum dimensions of your products that needs to be stretch wrapped. This will help in choosing the just right model for you, so that you don’t invest in a redundant nor an incompetent model and spec. Speak to usto understand the parameters you need to look for, before choosing a stretch wrapper.
2. What is the volume of products you would want to stretch wrap in a month?
What is the amount of stretch wrapping you do in a particular period? Tracking on this information from your regular transactions will be a major input for you to choose the right packaging machine.Reach out to an expert to get a fair idea of the support you could get from a packaging machine deployment at your premises. Taking in to account the transits to be made, be it domestic or export, will also help you to choose what kind of wrapping and the pallet size you would want to make for your usual despatches.
3. What is the right budget for a packaging machine for your product?
Investing in a capital equipment needs to be smart move. Approach our expertsto help you analyse the savings you will be able to make through this investment. Balancing the purchase of a professional pallet wrapper with the existing methodology for packaging needs to be analysed in terms of time, labour, quality of product delivery and cost that you would impart from your end. You need to make sure of the saving you will be making in investing on our stretch wrapper, the profits you would enjoy and the pay back you will ensure.
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