News & Events

From recent developments in the design of reusable packaging and returnable containers to new manufacturing methods for creating durable, long-lasting sleeves and dunnage, Carter Associates aims to stay current will all of the latest industry news. To stay up-to-date with our interests and progress, be sure to visit this page often as we are always seeking ways to expand our knowledge and improve our products.

Thermoformed Dunnage

Prototyping, Engineering and Whole Process Solutions from Carter Associates

1/16/2017

When you're looking to optimize your material handling system and protect your products from damage caused during shipping, Carter Associates can help you develop the solution that your situation demands. As the industry's most trusted source of custom reusable packaging, returnable packaging, shipping totes and dunnage, we have the ability to design and manufacture the shipping solutions that you need to run a streamlined, profitable operation. In today's post, we're going to take a closer look at some of the solutions that we offer.

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Corrugated Plastic Dunnage

Build Temporary, Flexible and Moveable Structures with Carter’s Structural Laminates

12/19/2016

When you're looking to build a temporary structure but long-term durability is a primary concern, Carter Associates' structural laminates are exactly what you need. Constructed from rugged, weatherproof plastic, our laminates offer the same qualities as our corrugated plastic dunnage, totes and sleeves. Efficient, low-cost and built to last, our laminates are utilized in a number of industries and a useful in a staggering range of applications. In today's post, we're going to look at a handful of these applications and discuss how structural laminates from Carter Associates can help.

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Corrugated Plastic Sleeves

The Most Durable Shipping Containers: Tuf-Pak Corrugated Plastic Sleeves

11/28/2016

If your operation is dependent upon a consistent, cost-efficient shipping routine, Carter Associates' Tuf-Pak corrugated plastic sleeves are the shipping solution that you've been searching for. Designed to replace inferior, less durable shipping containers, they are made from tough, corrugated plastic that can be further strengthened by using cross-laminated plastic or metal reinforcements. In today's post, we're going to take a closer look at our Tuf-Pak sleeves and discuss how they can help you bolster your operation's shipping procedures.

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Corrugated Plastic Signs

Carter Associates Also Offers Customizable Corrugated Plastic Signage!

10/25/2016

In addition to our plastic sleeves, thermoformed dunnage and durable shipping totes, Carter Associates also offers a wide range of corrugated plastic signage. Whether you're looking to promote an upcoming booster event or you've got a political campaign that you need to advertise, the Carter Sign Factory has the supplies you need to create stunning, eye-catching signs! In this post, we're going to take a quick look at some of the different signage options available through Carter Associates.

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Plastic Corrugated Dunnage

Protect Your Products with Plastic Corrugated Dunnage

9/22/2016

If you've been looking for ways to protect your products, whether it's during storage or transit, we're confident that Carter Associates' plastic corrugated dunnage is the solution that you've been looking for. With a range of custom styles available, we have assisted countless clients in securing their products and safeguarding them during shipping. And, with a number of configurations possible, from low tolerance layer pads to high tolerance corrugated assemblies, we're certain that we can create dunnage that will directly address your specific needs.

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Shipping Totes

Take Advantage of the Benefits of Tuf-Totes, Carter Associates’ Durable Shipping Totes

8/24/2016

When moving your internal shipments, your operation requires durable, long-lasting shipping totes. Sure, you could use a disposable solution – or one that is built from inferior materials – but the long-term costs are going to greatly outweigh the costs of simply doing it right the first time. That's why Carter Associates has created Tuf-Totes. Tuf-Totes are strong, customizable shipping totes that aren't just built to last, they're designed to be affordable. In this post, we're going to take a closer look at the benefits of utilizing our Tuf-Totes in your operation.

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Corrugated Plastic Dunnage

Welcome to the New Website of Carter Associates, Inc.

7/19/2016

As you've undoubtedly noticed, the Carter Associates, Inc. website has recently undergone quite a transformation. Splitting our original website into two separate websites – one for packaging, another for signage – we're aiming to simplify our customers' shopping experience. In addition to this major change, we've also ensured that every aspect of the site is now mobile responsive, meaning that the site will properly display on cell phones, tablets and desktops!

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