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.

Corrugated Plastic Sleeves

Corrugated Plastic Sleeves, Totes, and More from Carter Associates

3/15/2017

At Carter Associates, our goal is to offer a comprehensive range of packaging solutions. Whether you're shipping internally, short distances, or storing your products for an unspecified length of time, we're confident that we have the solution that you need. And, with the ability to create both corrugated plastic and thermoformed solutions, we don't just offer a broad range of styles, we offer the ability to customize designs, materials, and functions specifically to your application. In today's post, we're going to take a closer look at a few of the returnable containers, reusable packaging, and other options that we have available.

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Reusable Packaging

Why Quality and Service Matter When Sourcing Your Reusable Packaging

2/16/2017

If you've spent any amount of time managing your operation's packaging materials, you know that quality matters. Low quality packaging materials, especially reusable packaging, can be a costly, long-term expense that eliminates many – if not all – of the benefits of using reusable packaging. In addition to this, you've likely dealt with customer service runarounds, replacement issues, and shipping delays. At Carter Associates, we pride ourselves on providing the industry's best customer service and – more importantly – the market's highest quality packaging materials.

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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 Dunnage

Welcome to the New Website of Carter Associates, Inc.

10/17/2016

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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