Hughes Enterprises

Protective Packaging

Finding the proper balance between right sized cartons and Protective Packaging solutions can be challenging, a Hughes certified packaging consultant is available to provide you with the answer.

Hughes primarily recommends three different types of Protective Packaging:

  • Air Bags: Air Bag systems deliver air-filled cushions on demand. Ideal for workstation or on-line applications, Fill-Air® Inflatable Packaging Systems provide excellent protection and efficient void fill while reducing material and shipping costsAir Bag packaging can be produced in a wide range of sizes which provide numerous benefits to your packaging operation including:
    • Versatile, On-Demand Air Bag Packaging
    • Saves Valuable Warehouse Space
    • Fast and Easy To Use
    • Clean, Professional-Looking Packages
    • Outstanding, Lightweight Protection
    • Enhanced Customer Satisfaction
  • Bubble Wrap: Bubble Wrap material offers an alternative to loose fill. Bubble wrap allows for transparent product identification lightweight clean and flexible cushioning. This product offers a good alternative to loose fill
  • Instapak: The Instapak® foam packaging process allows on-line, on-site production of polyurethane foam packages. Instapak® packaging provides protection against shock and vibration during shipping and handling for cushioningBenefits of Instapak Foam Packaging:
    • Saves You Money: Instapak foam cuts your packaging material costs without diminishing product protection
    • Increases Productivity in your Packaging Process: Instapak foam expands in seconds to form protective cushions
    • Ease of Use: Economically and efficiently protects products of any size, shape and weight
    • Versatile: Whether your packaging requirement is precision cushioning, high-speed void fill or heavy-duty blocking and bracing, there is an Instapak system to meet your needs
    • Protects Your Products: Instapak foam has unique cushioning properties that protect your products during shipping, warehousing and handling
    • Space Saver: Instapak foam expands up to 200 times its liquid volume, when, where and as you need it, significantly reducing the costs of storage and handling. Two 55-gallon drums of liquid components when combined can create a trailer-truck load of packaging material
  • Paper: When packaging products that are sharp, are less freight sensitive, having small voids or of you are promoting an environmental image, Paper packing is the choice for you
  • Air Bags: Systems deliver air-filled cushions on demand
  • Bubble Wrap: Offers an alternative to loose fill
  • Instapak Foam Packaging: Allows on-line, on-site production of polyurethane foam packages
  • Paper: Perfect for sharp products, having small voids or if you are promoting an environmental image
A Service Manager of a National Electronics Retailer is saying...
We partner with Hughes Enterprises for dependability and cost-savings. They are a team of dedicated, responsive, knowledgeable individuals who help to make my job as a Purchasing Agent flawless.
A Service Manager is saying
Service in our industry is paramount and the service provided by Hughes has been outstanding; we are very fortunate to have a partner like Hughes Enterprises.
A Plant Engineer is saying
Hughes has the expertise and knowledge to provide the proper equipment at a completive price. They listen to our needs and even travel thousands of miles to serve us to ensure we get the proper packaging equipment solutions and are always on site for start-up and “after the sale” support. They continue to exceed our expectations. This relationship has spanned well over a decade.
A Printing Company Manager is saying
We partner with Hughes Enterprises for dependability and cost-savings. They are a team of dedicated, responsive, knowledgeable individuals who help to make my job as a Purchasing Agent flawless.
A Purchasing Manager is saying...
The workmanship and fortitude of the Hughes sales rep far surpasses our expectations in this fast-paced and demanding industry.
An E-commerce Manager of a Pet Supply Distribution Center is saying...
Hughes has been a great partner in our growth throughout the years. Hughes is always looking for ways to provide us new and cost-effective ideas that will help us provide a great customer experience.
A Plant Engineer of a Large Food Manufacturer is saying...
My first experience with Hughes Enterprises was in 2004. We had a challenging plant installation for a custom food processor and Hughes Enterprises was able to bring the right solutions to us and build in for potential growth. I have relied on Hughes Enterprises ever since for our packaging needs.
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Service in our industry is paramount and the service provided by Hughes has been outstanding; we are very fortunate to have a partner like Hughes Enterprises.

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