Archive for the ‘Mail and Ship Products’ Category

Keep Packages Intact with Alliance Rubber

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

The goal of a package is that the contents gets to the receiver in one piece. However, we often encounter packages that are coming apart due to its lack of wrapping or taping. Sometimes this happens because shippers are not aware that there are several types of shipping tape. Alliance Rubber has different Polypropylene Packaging Tape options for different users.

Alliance Rubber Polypropylene Packaging Tape has two adhesive options available that are perfect for all of your packaging needs.

The translucent tape is ideal for when packaging labels need to be visible. In addition, the polypropylene material enhances the durability of the tape, which can secure fragile items. Each roll is 2 inches wide by 55 yards (or 165 feet) long. There are also two adhesive options available – hot melt tape that is 1.8 mil thick and acrylic tape that is 2.6 mil thick.

Hot melt adhesive tape work well in environments with warmer temperature. Therefore, many would use machine to apply this tape for a better bond on packages. This is good to use when there are lots of packages that need to be shipped because it is a less expensive option. The acrylic adhesive can be used in normal temperature and is a more all-purpose type of tape.

Which Alliance Rubber Polypropylene Tape would you choose to package your shipments? Comment below and let us know.

Economical Solution to Protect Photos and Data with CD & DVD Mailers

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

If you are looking for a product that has stood the test of time, then the Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers are for you. This product is designed to be secure, durable and lightweight; all qualities needed to protect your important data.

Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers

On the outside of the mailer, there is an outer rubber cover that is moisture resistant.

The Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers designed with an interior bubble cushion liner, which will protect and prevent your disc’s valuable information and/or memorable photos from being damaged. For additional protection, the mailers have an outer rubber cover that is moisture resistant. The rubber covering also makes the mailer durable against rips or punctures. The self-sealed feature of this mailer ensures that your CDs or DVDs are secure. There is no need for extra tape or glue before mailing.

Speaking of mailing, the Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers’ bubble cushioning makes this product lightweight. The lighter the package, the less it will cost for postage and makes this product an ideal low cost mailing solution. Another unique feature of this mailer is that it has a designated line on its front side for writing mailing and returned addresses, eliminating the need for additional labels.

When mailing your CDs or DVDs, your best choice is to use Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers. A mailer made to be secure, durable and lightweight for your mailing needs. Let us know what you think in the comment section below.

Packaging Tape Ideal for Securing Boxes During Move

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Whether you are moving or just doing some spring time cleaning, it is important to make sure items are secure and protected, while they are being stored. Boxes are a great way to store items because it makes it easy to stack material and keep things secure.

Alliance Rubber Bands has Packaging Tape to help boxes remain closed during a move to ensure items stay as protected as possible. The polypropylene tape is clear and is 2 inches wide x 55 yards long. Choose between two different types of adhesive, hot melt or acrylic, and two different thicknesses, 1.8 mil. and 2.6 mil., depending on the job.

Purchase the tape rolls individually and use them by themselves or load onto a tape gun for easy taping. This is especially beneficial if you will be taping a lot of boxes.

Alliance Rubber Polypropylene Packaging Tape

Available with different adhesives and thickness, the durable packaging tape helps seal packages and boxes.

Use a Lightweight Alliance Mailer to Save on Postage Costs

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Many people will put a lot of effort into packing a shipment to ensure that it does not get damaged while in transport. Sometimes the additional padding and protection can end up costing much more then it would if you used something more lightweight.

Alliance Rubber has CD and DVD Mailers that are lined with bubble cushioning along the interior of the envelope so they can protect discs or other small devices during shipment. The lightweight material of the envelopes will help save on postage costs.

These mailers have the ability to self –seal, making it easy to secure the contents inside. The moisture resistant material will provide an additional layer of protection for the CDs inside. The outer part of the mailer has designated, lined areas to write the mailing and returning addresses.

Have you ever shipped items in an Alliance mailer? If so, let us know how it worked for you.

Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers

On one side of the mailer, there are lines available to write in the shipping and returning addresses.

Send Holiday Gifts in Alliance Mailing Tubes for Ultimate Protection

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Gift giving is traditionally a key aspect of the holiday season. Many individuals choose to purchase gifts as a way to celebrate this festive time of year with family and friends near or far.

For those who will be shipping gifts to loved ones far away, Alliance has many products that can aid in protecting items. In particular, the Mailing and Storage Tubes are a great way to protect items that are flat and can be rolled into a compact space.

The tubes, which are made from 100% recycled fibers, provide a lightweight, durable storage option for shipping. The walls of the tube are a commercial grade thickness of 0.050 mil. in order to provide a significant amount of protection. The contents of the tube are secured with plastic end caps that fit into both ends of the tube.

The Mail and Storage Tubes are ideal for shipping posters, large pictures and more. Ensure that your gift gets to the recipient in one piece, by using the compact tubes to ship your flat items.

Have you sent a package in Alliance’s mailing tubes? If so, tell us your thoughts below.

Alliance Rubber Mailing & Storage Tubes

The mailing tubes are available in three different sizes to accommodate the items being shipped.

Price Marking Kit Beneficial During Holiday Season

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

With the holiday season quickly approaching, stores everywhere are deciding on their sales strategy to entice shoppers who are ready to spend. Although some stores may make decisions on pricing, it can change, depending on what type of response the business receives from their customers.

Adjusting pricing on products can be time consuming, but Alliance Rubber has a product that can help speed up the process.

The Price Marking Kit is an all-in-one device that helps to physically place the price on products. The kit includes a price marking gun, 6 rolls of white labels and 4 rolls of red labels. Once the roll of labels is properly loaded onto the price marking gun, then the store employee is ready to start marking the products.

What a time saver this will be, especially during the busy holiday season. What has your experience been with the Alliance Rubber Price Marking Kit? Let us know below.

Alliance Rubber Price Marking Kit

The Price Marking Kit comes complete with a marking gun that already has an ink cartridge installed in it.

Flat Item Kept Safe in Alliance Kraft Bubble Mailers

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Sometimes it can be difficult to find the appropriate container to ship an item in. The shipping container size is important, since it must protect the contents of the package. Flat items, in particular, can cause problems since sending them in bulky boxes does not make sense.

Alliance Rubber has created flat mailers that are already lined with air-bubbles to ship smaller, flat items. The Kraft Bubble Mailers have a strong outer layer that is stiff, water resistant and capable of protecting the items within the package.

The air bubble lining provides a lightweight layer of protection that does saves on postage. To secure the contents in the package, simply use the pressure-sensitive strip to seal the mailer.

Alliance’s Kraft Bubble Mailers are available in sizes ranging from 4 x 8 to 14 1/4 x 20. What would you use the mailers to ship? Let us know below.

The Kraft Bubble Mailers are lightweight, allowing you to save on postage cost.

Alliance Rubber Helps Secure Packaging During Shipment

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

When packing up shipments, the goal is to ensure that the contents remain secure and protected throughout the shipping process. Regardless of the package size, it is important to pack the items with care by using strong boxes, tape and paper to protect the contents.

Since Alliance Rubber is in the business of banding things together, they have products to assist when packing shipments. The Polypropylene Packaging Tape is a clear, heavy duty roll of tape that is available with two different adhesive options. Choose between the hot melt adhesive, which is 1.9 mils in thickness, or the acrylic adhesive, 2.6 mils in thickness.

Use the packing tape to properly seal boxes and ensure that they will remain closed during shipment. Since the tape is clear, it will blend into the box, making the package professional in appearance. How would this help your packaging needs? Let us know below.

The clear packing tape can be used alone or with the help of a tape gun to make securing the shipment easier.

Lightweight Mailer Secures & Protects CDs

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

In the workplace, the majority of files and documents are now shared over the internet. Whether people use email or online file sharing sites, the majority of paperwork is exchanged in a much quicker way. However, there are occasions when files tend to be too large or something else makes it difficult to use online tools.

Instead, it becomes necessary to place documents on a CD and mail them to the expecting customer. Since this takes additional time, it is essential that the CD arrives intact and ready to be used. Alliance Rubber has specialty mailers that can protect CDs during transport.

The CD & DVD Mailers have a bubble cushioned interior in order to provide moisture-resistant protection. The bubble lining is lightweight in order to keep postage costs down. The outside has “To” and “From” lined section to make it easy to address the envelope. It is also self-sealing to ensure that the CD is secure during the mailing process.

Have you used Alliance Rubber CD & DVD Mailers in the past? Share with us how well they worked below!

Protect CDs and DVDs while shipping them to customers with Alliance's lightweight mailers.

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.