Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping days of the year is fast approaching!
Sales from just the 24 hours itself were around £1.3 billion last year, with a significant proportion of this coming from online retailers. Sales generated from Black Friday were up 20% last year from 2015, and it’s likely this year will see further growth.
If your business is expecting a sales surge, make sure your packaging and dispatch area is well prepared and you have all the right packaging materials you need to ensure everything goes as smoothly as possible. Speedy and effective dispatch, and avoiding costly breakages and returns are clearly essential.
Contact our sales team today on +44 (0)1256 300480 for advice and support on effective packaging for fragile or high value items.
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Football fans around the world are gearing up for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which kicks off in Russia on the 14th June. Along with all the stories and rumours about the teams, players and possible injuries, tales about the official match ball are never far away as the tournament approaches. The official World Cup […]Read more...
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As we once again celebrate English Wine Week (from 26th May), it’s great to report that the English wine industry is continuing to go from strength to strength, with popularity and interest at an all-time high. Estimates indicate that the English wine market has trebled over the last few years, to exceed £130 million in […]Read more...
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Plastic is the focus of much attention in the media and elsewhere at the moment and is being demonised for it’s damaging effects on the environment. But is the negative press entirely justified, and is paper and cardboard necessarily a better option for the environment? First things first: plastics waste is certainly a big problem […]Read more...
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