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Drop Testing 101

Do you want your product to survive transport? Proper packaging is key. Custom design is probably necessary. Using corrugated cardboard, foam, and wood crating - or a combination of the three - is probably your best materials for a safe trip. Ultimately, a proper drop [...]

By |8 May 2018|Comments Off on Drop Testing 101

Solutions Designed to Avoid Damage

In the Packaging industry there are many different ratings, certifications and drop testing that can be done to deem a package safe for shipping. But safe from what? To design an effective and safe packaging solution, you need the weight of the item, fragility (G-Force) [...]

By |3 May 2018|Comments Off on Solutions Designed to Avoid Damage

Made with the Environment in Mind

The short and long term culture at Lovepac is to always think about the sustainability of what we produce and its effect on the environment. It must be sustainable!  It must be made with the environment in mind! And it starts with a process that [...]

By |19 April 2018|Comments Off on Made with the Environment in Mind

Environmentally Conscious Packaging Starts Within the Plant

Over the years the term ‘environmentally friendly’ has been thrown around a lot and this term means many different things in diverse business sectors. At the end of the day, the one thing ‘environmentally friendly’ needs to conform to is the actual footprint that is [...]

By |10 April 2018|Comments Off on Environmentally Conscious Packaging Starts Within the Plant

Our Eco-Friendly Protective Foam Line

Eco-friendly packaging material is a hot topic at Lovepac. We are very proud about the fact that we take every step we can to take care of the environment. It starts with the big things - like recycling and ends with the smaller ones - like [...]

By |4 April 2018|Comments Off on Our Eco-Friendly Protective Foam Line

Let’s Go Green Together!

Let’s go green! Follow us on the green path and make a better world for everybody. If you do not take care about the environment, you will be judged. It starts at the grocery store - when you do not bring your own organic, bio-degradable bag. [...]

By |27 March 2018|Comments Off on Let’s Go Green Together!

The Importance of Corrugated Inserts in Sustainable Packaging

An increasing number of companies are awakening to the importance of sustainability in product packaging. With billions of tons of packaging waste populating landfills across the world, we all have responsibility to think green. The fascination part of going Eco-Friendly for the most part is [...]

By |7 March 2018|Comments Off on The Importance of Corrugated Inserts in Sustainable Packaging

The Corrugate Insert Advantage

Cardboard inserts are always the most inexpensive way to pack your fragile products. It’s also the most ecofriendly way to design your packaging. This is because cardboard is 100% recyclable. If designed right, your product will not only protect against impacts, but it will also [...]

By |2 March 2018|Comments Off on The Corrugate Insert Advantage

Going Green Could Save You Green

What is “going green”?  Over the last decade, companies have become more aware of the ecological effect of their packaging material like bubble wrap, packing peanuts, and Styrofoam, on the environment. Lovepac, as a packaging company, has a responsibility to customers to recommend eco-friendly products [...]

By |21 February 2018|Comments Off on Going Green Could Save You Green

Taking Steps Towards Making a Positive Impact on the Environment

We want to make a positive impact on the environment and we are producing eco-friendly packaging solutions. That is why on our products, we are using our REVIVE foam that contains 75% recycled material. That’s not all! Revive foam is 100% recyclable afterwards which means that nothing ends up in landfills polluting the environment. [...]

By |12 February 2018|Comments Off on Taking Steps Towards Making a Positive Impact on the Environment

Crating and E-commerce: Finding the Right Level of Protection

The E-commerce market is no longer reserved for only small, easy to ship items from Amazon and EBay. We often use terms like B2B (business to business), B2C (business to consumer) and C2C (consumer to consumer) when dealing with different types of end customers. It is [...]

By |11 January 2018|Comments Off on Crating and E-commerce: Finding the Right Level of Protection

Deliver Your Goods In Custom Hybrid Crates

How would you spend your time without the internet these days? You could go on your computer and your phone, but I bet you would get bored pretty fast without the internet. It is such a powerful tool and when we use it to our [...]

By |9 January 2018|Comments Off on Deliver Your Goods In Custom Hybrid Crates

Advantages of a Hybrid Crate

It’s simple-a crate needs wood. In order to make a crate light, some of the wood needs to be replaced with something lighter. Our Lovepac Hybrid Crate offers a robust base using custom heat treated wood, with a 71AC (a really strong and very thick) [...]

By |3 January 2018|Comments Off on Advantages of a Hybrid Crate

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from the Lovepac family! Thanks for continuing to be such an important part of our pack.

By |21 December 2017|Comments Off on Happy Holidays!

Providing the Best Solutions!

Lovepac has been designing and manufacturing customized shipping crates and shipping boxes in all sizes and forms for various industries for years. For international shipments, whether you ship by air freight, sea freight or surface freight, our goal is to provide the best solution for your shipping needs in a reliable, fast and cost effective [...]

By |7 December 2017|Comments Off on Providing the Best Solutions!

Protecting with Endcaps for International Shipments

Do you realize the abuse a box takes once it leaves your shipping dock? It may be thrown, dropped, stepped in, crushed by the weight of other boxes, and so on. This does not even include environmental abuse a box may be exposed to, such as [...]

By |4 December 2017|Comments Off on Protecting with Endcaps for International Shipments

Foam Packaging Benefits

It can be tempting to cut corners when shipping fragile products. Both industrial and consumer items can be packed to a budget. However, when even a surface blemish or scratch can render the product unfit for sale, items damaged in transit can quickly make cheap [...]

By |21 November 2017|Comments Off on Foam Packaging Benefits

Foam Cushioning for Fragile and Heavy items

Our perfect customer is someone who repeats their orders and has a heavy product to ship. Their product is not only fragile, but expensive and it ships around the world.  The reason you are our perfect client is because your product requires our design teams [...]

By |15 November 2017|Comments Off on Foam Cushioning for Fragile and Heavy items

Product Catalogue

This just in! Our new product catalogue has launched. Check it out by clicking here.

By |13 November 2017|Comments Off on Product Catalogue

Revive Foam: 4-way Protection

4 way to protect your fragile product with foam LovePac’s Revive foam is known for its great protection capabilities. But why is that protection so efficient. Protection against vibration When a product is ship by truck the package is submitted to a lot of vibration [...]

By |9 November 2017|Comments Off on Revive Foam: 4-way Protection

Lovepac welcomes Novapac into its pack

MONTREAL - October 19, 2017 - Lovepac, a Montreal-based protective packaging company, is taking a bigger slice of the packaging market by acquiring Novapac, a leading supplier of pizza boxes and related products. “The two companies are truly a great fit,” said Robert Sibthorpe, President at [...]

By |25 October 2017|Comments Off on Lovepac welcomes Novapac into its pack

Reducing Our Environmental Impact

As President of Lovepac, I have been inspired to reduce our environmental impact since we opened.  Over the years we have introduced our Revive foam line that is 100% recyclable before and after conversion. It is with confidence that I can say 96% of our [...]

By |17 October 2017|Comments Off on Reducing Our Environmental Impact

100% Recyclable

Drones and autonomous cars are the future. How is packaging implicated in all of this? What are the latest trends in packaging today? Protective packaging itself has become the North American trend, due to high technology production coming back to Canada, the USA, and Mexico. [...]

By |20 September 2017|Comments Off on 100% Recyclable

Engaging Packaging

With packaging, design creates personal experiences that connect consumers to brands on a deeper level. Packaging design is all about engaging their sense of touch and sight. They’re also becoming increasingly sophisticated. As a result, the trend in packaging design is toward meeting the demands [...]

By |5 September 2017|Comments Off on Engaging Packaging

Extra Strength Packaging

FOL - Full Overlap Cartons is the same as a RSC but with flaps that cover the base and top completely, known also as a full overlap box. This gives extra strength to the cardboard box when assembled for heavy-weight product packaging needs. This style [...]

By |18 August 2017|Comments Off on Extra Strength Packaging