“Hand wrapping will cause you more problems than it’s worth.
- Hand wrapping is dangerous.
Injuries that occur with hand wrapping are the top non-fatal workplace injuries, often requiring days off work.
- Hand wrapping is hard to do well.
Wrap quality is inconsistent from pallet to pallet. It’s nearly impossible for a human to wrap as well as a machine, every time.
- Hand wrapping is expensive.
Hand wrapping doesn’t just produce inconsistent film costs, but can cause damage to products in shipment, resulting in rework and strain on business relationships.
- Hand wrapping doesn’t work in a pandemic.
Hand wrapping is problematic when minimizing physical contact with products and people. Also labor costs must be managed well during these times.