How Efficient Packaging Processes Improve Your Bottom Line

by Michael Kotendzhi | Warehousing, Logistics

When owning a business, you want it to be successful and profitable. To achieve that success, there are different processes that you must perfect. For example, the packaging process can hold a lot of influence over the success of a product. To see just what kind of effect it can have, we explain how efficient packaging processes improve your bottom line.

Boosts Overall Speed

The more efficient your packaging process is, the smoother and faster it is going to move. As such, you’ll want to determine what is causing your packaging process to not reach its full potential. Be observant and watch all elements of your operations to identify the problem areas that are taking away from the overall efficiency of the process. Once you pinpoint these areas, you can start to form a solution to fix them. The right approach should allow for trouble-free and quick product packaging to take place. The faster you’re able to package the product, the quicker it gets to the consumer

Improves Quality

Taking the time to perfect your packaging process means you need to look at all the moving pieces. An important part of this is to analyze your current packaging design. This will give you the opportunity to make sure that it is a good representation of your brand and will appeal to your target audience. Perhaps you’ll determine that a whole different approach will better. This could narrow down how many steps are involved in the packaging process, allowing things to run a little smoother.‚Äč

Increases Customer Satisfaction

The faster the customer receives the product they ordered, the better. But ensuring that the product arrives in a high-quality package will only boost your customer satisfaction. When a customer receives a poorly packaged product, or something takes forever to show up, they will most likely be unhappy with the company. As such, they may refrain from buying other products from them down the line. To improve your bottom line, make sure you do whatever you can to ensure strong customer satisfaction!

The overall delivery speed, quality of the packaging, and customer satisfaction are only three of the numerous benefits of a perfecting packaging process. However, these points alone should show you how efficient packaging processes improve your bottom line and why you should implement them into your business practices
Here at 18 Wheels, we can do this for you! We are one of the leading packaging companies in Vancouver, Canada—visit our website today or call to speak to one of our professionals to get all the information you need.

Michael Kotendzhi is President of Operations & Transportation and a partner at 18 Wheels. Michael has over 15 years of experience and is equipped with a degree in Logistics from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business. As well as a background in logistics from XPO Logistics (formally Kelron Logistics), North America's largest contract warehousing provider.

Michael's experience includes supply chain management, reverse logistics, & domestic transportation. He has developed 18 Wheels' trucking solutions, effectively utilizing the sister company's vehicle fleet and building a transportation supply-chain network across North America.