Posts about Pilferage/Security

The Free Stretch Wrapping Double Check

Posted by Kelly Wathen on May 4, 2016 11:55:04 AM

There are a few times in life when you can actually get two things for the price of one. Maybe you've bought a winter coat with an extra removable lining in it, or maybe there's a BOGO offer on some shirts.

You have the opportunity to get that same kind of bonus in stretch wrapping too.

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Topics: EZ Weigh, Pilferage/Security

How Stretch Wrapping Can Help You Reduce Product Pilferage

Posted by Kelly Wathen on Oct 8, 2015 1:26:45 PM

Cargo theft in the United States is big business. It accounts for $30 billion losses annually, according to Inbound Logistics.

Less-than-truckload (LTL) and full truckload shipments are favorite targets of criminals who specialize in pilferage. They steal small quantities of products and hope that time and distance will delay discovery and impede investigation.

When pilfered shipments arrive, both customer relationships and the supply chain suffer. The customer may have to reorder the entire shipment or file insurance claims or incur other costs in addition to absorbing the economic loss from the of the stolen products.

But with simple changes to stretch wrapping – a process you’re probably already using – you can improve your ability to identify when and where pilferage is happening and create a plan to stop it.

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Topics: Stretch Wrapping, Freight, Pilferage/Security

Pallet Wrappers: Making Shipping Better, Simpler, Cheaper And Faster

Posted by Kelly Wathen on Jul 17, 2015 2:32:00 PM

Pallet Wrappers: Making Shipping Better, Simpler, Cheaper and Fasterwork_smarter

 

You can have it all by making sure the pallet wrapper you buy has one important feature – an integrated scale. People often overlook this feature because they think of pallet wrapping and weighing as two separate tasks. A machine that multitasks by performing both at one time saves labor, time and money.

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Topics: EZ Weigh, Pilferage/Security

New Twist on the Missing Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon Story

Posted by Whitney Morris on Nov 20, 2014 2:14:00 PM

It's been 13 months since Buffalo Trace Distillery reported  $26,000 worth of rare Pappy Van Winkle bourbon missing to the Franklin County Sheriff's Department in Frankfort, Ky. 

Last week, new details emerged about the case. 

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Topics: EZ Weigh, Pilferage/Security, Bottles

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