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Master cartons. The next step of packaging involves unitization. In this case the master cartonis consolidated into a single large unit to facilitate handling, transportation, storage and protection. The next is containerization, here the unit loads are placed in rigid containers for protection and handling facilitation. This enables efficiency in transport.
of packaging [how packaging helps reducing overall costs and value addition]
: Protection from damage, contamination, physical effects and environmentalconditions. Packaging design and material utilized is a balancing of economic considerationand adequate protection. The higher the value of product the more protection it deserves andmore expensive the packaging. Packaged product can be damaged during transportation,handling and storage due to vibration, piercing, crushing, temperature, humidity etc. packaging provides a protection against all this adds and makes the product available to theconsumer in the right condition.
: packaging the product in the form of master cartons, unit loads and containers promotes handling, transportation and storage efficiencies by speeding up handling higher quantities to be transported, more quantity storage in the same space and faster retrieval fromstorage. Packaging facilitates securing and stacking during transportation, storage andhandling
Facilitating handling & using
: fruit juices in tetra packs, handling and consumption byusers
Facilitating storage & reuse
: ink cartridges for printers, floppies, CDs, reusablecorrugated boxes, bottles and refill packs
Grouping goods into convenient unit for distribution
: mangos in boxes, milk bags incrates, cola bottles in crates.
- what does this contain? Product, manufacturer, universal code etc.with high visibility b]
: bar codes and scannersc]
: fragile, which side up? Temperature restrictions, environmentconcerns, potential dangers etc
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