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Cushioning Tips

Cushioning Material Functions are to:

  • Absorb energy
  • Distribute Force
  • Minimize movement and vibration
  • Prevent abrasion / Surface protection
  • Protect product from the environment
  • Protect the environment from the product

Developing packaging specifications:

  • Determine the products fragility
  • Estimate the distribution handling environment
  • Weight and dimensions of the product
  • Account for the freight constraints / restrictions
  • Budget the shipping costs
  • Develop a prototype package
  • Field test

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