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The Packaging Supplies Company Louisville KY Businesses Ask for by Name

Located on the Ohio River, Louisville, KY has a long history as a center of trade and product distribution. And as you know, shipping products by any method requires good packaging supplies. So, what is the company that Louisville shippers turn to? The packaging supplies company Louisville KY businesses ask for by name is Athens. We have everything you need to package, protect, or ship practically anything.

Athens Is the Packaging Supplies Company Louisville KY Businesses Rely On

A leader in packaging since 1952, Athens carries a wide range of protective packaging and shipping supplies. Our product line is too extensive to list everything we carry. So, we’ve listed some of our most popular packaging and shipping supplies here.

High-quality Poly Sheets, Poly Bags, Tubing and Equipment

In the area of category of coverings, Athens offers poly sheets, poly bags and tubing, and pallet covers. Poly products are available in different sizes and mil thicknesses, and can be clear, colored, or printed. We also supply semi-automatic to fully automatic equipment such as bagging machines.

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Protective Packaging

In the category of protective packaging, we offer the following, to name a few: 

  • Newsprint and kraft paper
  • Air pillows
  • Expandable foam
  • Poly and kraft mailers
  • Corner boards
  • Corrugated angle pads
  • Roll edge guards
  • Bubble wrap
  • Polyethylene foam

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Shrink Film and Stretch Film

In the category of films, we offer both shrink film and stretch film. Use shrink film for packaging finished goods and stretch film for wrapping multiple packages together. 

Shrink film is a polymer material. You must heat it to shrink it tightly around a “finished” item. We stock PE (polyethylene) film, POF (polyolefin) film, and also PVC (polyvinyl chloride) film.
 
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Stretch film is the most economical method of securing multiple products or packages together.  It’s also used to secure products to a pallet. 

Athens carries the most popular kinds of stretch film, including:

  • machine grade
  • traditional hand film
  • pre-stretch film
  • banding film
  • anti-static film
  • vented film
  • colored stretch film

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Strapping Products, Machines, and Tools

Strapping products bundle products together and secure pallet loads for safe transport and storage. We distribute the following kinds of strapping products: 

  • polyester
  • polypropylene
  • cord
  • steel

In addition, we also supply tools for strapping, including manual, battery, and pneumatic strapping tools.

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Carton Sealing Tapes

Athens carries a complete line of carton sealing tapes. These include:

  • water-activated tape
  • adhesive tape 
  • double coated adhesive tape
  • reinforced paper tape (also known as strapping tape)

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Athens Provides Fast Delivery

When you order from Athens there’s no wait! With our own fleet of delivery trucks, we can deliver the next day. We operate out of 16 states, so we can deliver quickly to our clients in the Southeast. 

Our Convenient Stocking Program Means You Won’t Run Out of the Supplies You Use Most Often

Speak to our packaging experts about maximizing value and minimizing costs with our Stocking Program. We can set up a program that meets your unique needs. 

Call 800-888-7901 to speak with an Athens expert today about Louisville packaging supplies and solutions. (Ask for Sales Department when you call.) 

If you know what you need and want, you also can order packaging supplies and products online by clicking the link below.

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