Hughes Enterprises

Tapes

Choosing the correct carton sealing Tape for the job can be challenging, A Hughes Enterprises Packaging Consultant will provide the answer.

Hughes team are experts at all of the varieties of Carton Sealing Tape, including:

  • Hand Length: Typically 50 Meters or 100 meters in length, this tape is applied with a hand held dispenser
  • Machine Length: Typically 914 meters or 1500 meters in length, used with semi or fully automatic case sealing equipment
  • Acrylic: Good for extreme temperatures, Less likely to oxidize or yellow with age
  • Hot Melt: Significantly higher adhesive than Acrylic Tape, ideal for shipping cartons that are not stored for significant periods of time
  • Water Activated Tape (Gum Tape): Paper tape with a water-based adhesive that is activated by water. Water-activated tape can be found in plain Kraft paper for light cartons or reinforcement for heavy shipments
  • Filament tape (strapping tape): A pressure-sensitive tape possessing reinforcements of tensilized polypropylene, polyester yarn or glass yarn filaments, with a variety of strengths and adhesive types. This is typically used for reinforcing packages, bundling items and pallet unitizing
  • Carton Sealing Tape: Hand Length or Machine Length
  • Acrylic
  • Hot Melt
  • Walter Activated Tape (Gum Tape)
  • Filament Tape (Strapping Tape)
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.
An E-commerce 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.

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