Avoidable distribution hazards are impacting the products you ship.
The best way to ship? Design a unit load for your product. A unit load combines multiple items into a single “unit” that can easily move through the distribution process.
Packaging your product as a unit load requires organizing and restraining items to allow shipping as a single mass. Many of the hazards that loom in the shipping process can be avoided simply by using a correctly-designed unit load.
So what should you watch out for when packaging your unit load? Glad you asked!
Here’s our list of the top 5 most common unit load mistakes.
The Nelson Technical Center can help design unit loads that will reduce damage to your product and shrink your costs by avoiding these common mistakes.
Do you have a unit load horror story? Share it with us below. We can help make sure it never happens again!
Post by: Kent Longardner, Technical Sales Manager
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