1st Edition

Integrated Packaging Systems for Transportation and Distribution

ISBN 9780367403171
Published October 7, 2019 by CRC Press
280 Pages

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Book Description

Identifies the cost sensitive areas for each activity in the logistical system. Illustrates how packaging in addition to protecting and preserving contents can affect total system cost efficiency if designed to adapt well to unitized shipping methods and equipment: efficiently utilize warehouse stor

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Transport Modules. 2. Unitized Handling and Shipping. 3. Alternative Unitized Systems. 4. Unitized Handling by Clamp. 5. Unitized Shipping on Slipsheets. 6. Bulk Container Transport Modules. 7. Materials Handling. 8. Transportation. 9. Warehousing. 10. Research and Development for the Design of Transport Modules. 11. Case History. 1: Bulk Raisin Modules. 12. Case History. 2: Coffee Powder Modules. 13. Case History. 3: Top-Lift Modules 14. Case History. 4: Wheeled Bulk Modules. 15. Case History. 5: Bulk Goods Modules. 16. Case History 6: Strap-Suspended Modules. 17. Case History. 7: Fabric Bulk Containers. 1.8 Case History 8: Bulk Containers for Liquid. 19. Case History. 9: Unitized System Development. 20. Summary Glossary. References. Index

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Charles W. Ebeling