Archive for November, 2012

Unique Bands Ideal for Securing Large Reports

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Generally speaking, rubber bands work to keep a group of items together by wrapping around them in order to securely hold them in place. There are many sizes and types of bands that are often a better fit for one situation over another. In particular, Alliance Rubber has many unique products to pick from.

Whether you are looking to hold together a large annual report or keep a book from opening while commuting, Alliance Rubber Corner to Corner Bands help you hold many letter size pages in place. The band, which stretches to 24”, is one continuous piece of yellow rubber that has a seamless construction to avoid it catching anything.

In order to secure the band to your project, the rubber must be attached to two diagonal corners, at the very least. There are other ways to secure the one piece band to your report or presentation. With the gift giving seasoning fast approaching, the Corner to Corner Bands can be very useful when attempting to secure a gift box, while wrapping your present.

Have you used Alliance’s unique rubber bands before? Tell us below.

Whether you secure the documents by using two corners or all four sides, the Corner to Corner Bands ensure everything stays together.

Drug Dispensary Safe Provides Secure Storage of Medications

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Medication can be a very serious matter if it gets in the wrong hands, especially if those hands belong to children.  Traditional medicine cabinets are useful for storage, but they don’t often have the ability to secure items.

Buddy Products has a unique item that has been created to add an additional security feature to medicine cabinets. The Digital Lock Drug Dispensary Safe has a heavy duty steel and electronic keypad that protects medicine stored in the safe.

Additional features of the safe include adjustable shelves that allow for various size objects to be stored. The digital lock has an override feature, in addition to a manual locking system with two keys.

Have you used this heavy-duty Buddy Products before? Share your thoughts on storing your medication in a locked safe.

The safe has a electronic keypad and a manual locking system, so medication can be securely stored.


Planning Ahead Easy with Two-Month Wall Calendar

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

When it comes to setting appointments or scheduling business trips, it is always beneficial to record these time commitments, so that nothing gets overlooked. Calendars, in particular, are a great tool for planning ahead and communicating multiple schedules on one device.

House of Doolittle has a wide range of calendar styles to fit various situations. For those who refer to a calendar often, the Bar Harbor Two-Month Wall Calendar is ideal since it makes the current and future month visible at once.

Lightly ruled, each daily notational block is 2-1/2 x 1-3/4 inch in size so there it room to write appointment and other events directly in the calendar. In addition to displaying two months, there is a full year reference calendar on each sheet, which makes it easy to look at upcoming dates without flipping through the whole calendar.

How would this type of calendar help you keep track of your schedule? Let us know below.

This unique wall calendar lets you be reminded of upcoming events and appointments for two months.

Bubble Wrap is Lightweight Packaging Solution

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Whether you are shipping holiday gifts to distant family members or sending product samples to a client, everyone’s main concern is that the contents of the box gets to its destination without being damaged. There are various packing tricks that help to protect the shipment.

Alliance provides additional support when packing the box. The Air Bubble Protective Wrap is ideal when used to wrap and package items for shipment because it provides additional protection.

The water-resistant bubble wrap is lightweight, so it keeps postage costs down. It can also be used as filler in order to provide additional padding within the box. In order to avoid wasting it, the bubble wrap can be easily cut, since there are perforation lines every 12”.

What have you recently used Alliance Rubber Air Bubble Protective Wrap for? Let us know how well it worked below.

Every 12 inches the Air Bubble Wrap is perforated to make it easier to tear.

Legal Size Documents Protected with Kleer-fax

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Even though legal size paper is not the most commonly used size, there are many professions that are still required to use it, especially for official documents. Everyone from realtors to lawyers utilize the 8 ½ x 14 size.

For individuals that use this size, it can sometimes seem as though the choices are limited in order to find storage options to fit.  Kleer-fax has many products that are created to fit legal size pages, while still providing the same level of protection. The Manila File Jackets, in particular, are ideal for removing files from the office.

The file is created from acid-free manila construction, which is archival-quality insuring that photocopy does not transfer. The full height gussets allows for the jacket to expand, in order to increase storage space. The front panel has a thumb cut, making it easier to search through and locate particular documents.

What is your experience with Kleer-fax Manila File Jackets? Let us know below!

The double ply file jackets offer protection to legal size documents.

Dry Erase Pages Eliminates Worksheet Waste

Monday, November 5th, 2012

When it comes to learning in the classroom, it has long been said that “practice makes perfect”. As students practice, they go through worksheet after worksheet, which can end up wasting paper. GoWrite has created a dry erase option for practice that eliminates paper waste.

The Self Stick Dry Erase Graph Paper allows students to practice directly on the lined sheet of paper, and simply wipe off the ink when complete. GoWrite recommends that individuals use dry erase markers in order to achieve the best results when wiping off the ink.

The self-stick backing allows the page to be attached to any flat surface, like a wall, refrigerator or desktop. Since it is repositionable, the graph paper can be removed and placed in a different location, if necessary.

Have you used the Dry Erase Graph Paper sheets before? Tell us what you used it for in the comment section below.

The graph paper eliminates paper waste by allowing students to reuse a single sheet over and over.

Magnetic Pocket Keeps Information Accessible and Visible

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

In any type of office setting, there are some documents that are referred to on a daily basis for information. Things like internal phone directories, computer procedures or UPS maps all relay valuable facts that likely are required many times throughout a work day.

Storage of such important documents should be a consideration. While flipping through files to find the page is a possibility, it is not efficient. Instead, Tarifold has the ability to keep useful information within eye shot by posting the documents.

The Individual Magnetic Pocket is a letter-size, vinyl pocket that protects the page, while allowing it to be stored on filing cabinets or machinery. No screws or glue is needed to post the pocket. Instead, use the magnetic strip located on the back of the pocket to attach the document to a flat, metal surface.

Using Tarifold’s Pockets, ensures that information can be stored in a visible location to avoid searching for important documents. How would the pockets help in your workspace? Let us know below!

The Magnetic Pocket can keep documents posted by attaching it to any flat, metal surface.