Distribution Centre Packaging Solutions

Packaging plays a vital role in a Distribution Center’s operations. As such, poorly designed secondary packaging and inefficient packaging processes and equipment can have a serious impact on your bottom line.

What Makes Us Different

Your Distribution Centre Packaging Experts

With over 50 years of packaging experience, Crawford Packaging has worked with organizations world-wide to deliver all-encompassing packaging solutions. That means, we don’t just offer packaging materials or equipment; our Packaging Specialists will work with you to develop a customized packaging workflow to ensure your packaging enhances rather than inhibits your distribution operations.

Automated Mailer Systems

Here at Crawford, we take pride in helping our Distribution clients meet their targets and goals. By optimizing your packaging through automation, we guarantee you will see noticeable improvements in many different areas of your business. Automatic mailer machines automatically create the perfect sized mailer for your product without the need for manual adjustments. BVM Brunner is an industry-leading manufacturer of automated distribution packaging equipment. Discover our full line of automatic mailing systems today.

  • Save up to 50% of labour costs

  • Up to 150 cycles per minute

  • Automatically packages for random length, width and height

How We Can Help

The Crawford Packaging Advantage

At Crawford Packaging, we work with you to develop full packaging solutions to help you get the operational flow you’re looking for.

How? Our world-class suppliers and fleet of factory-trained automation managers & technicians enable us to provide our clients with efficient and cost-effective packaging solutions to take your business to the next level.

Our packaging solutions for Distribution Centers include:

1. Packaging Machine Parts & Services

Crawford Packaging’s factory-trained technicians provide the following packaging machine services:

2. Packaging Automation

Crawford Packaging’s automation solutions use advanced technology and automatic packaging machines to improve the flow of operations in your production line.

Packaging Automation Equipment That Pays for Itself:

  • Reduced Carbon Footprint

  • Reduced Packaging Waste

  • Improved Material Consumption

  • Reduced Damages and Unsaleables

  • Improved Health and Safety

  • Increased Throughput

3. The Crawford Pillars

Crawford Packaging’s Wrap It Right, Shrink It Right, Tape It Right, and Protect It Right Pillar programs each have guaranteed cost savings of up to 30%. These programs specifically can help distribution & fulfillment centers make a big impact in their packaging operations due to the following benefits:

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    Increased Productivity
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    Reduced Material Waste
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    Improved Cost Per Pack
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    Faster Turnaround Times
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    Reduced Shipping Damages
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    Reduced Consumption

Wrap It Right

Our Wrap It Right Program works with clients to audit and review their existing stretch wrap processes, equipment, & materials to identify inefficiencies or areas for improvement.

Shrink It Right

The Shrink It Right program assists distribution and fulfillment centers with identifying areas of inefficiency and offering improvements to increase productivity and turnaround times.

Tape It Right

The Tape It Right Program works with clients to improve their case sealing efficiency and productivity through the identification and standardization of improved case sealing practices.

Protect It Right

The Protect It Right Program works with clients to improve their void fill packaging processes.

Distribution Packaging Equipment

Ensuring your operation runs quickly and efficiently is vital to a distribution center’s workflow. On top that, you want to feel confident that your packaging remains in-tact once your goods have left your facility.

Crawford Packaging offers a broad range of powerful equipment that makes the packaging process less labor-intensive and more efficient. Our packaging equipment range includes:

Carton Packaging Machines


Void Fill Machines

  • Bubble on Demand Machines

  • Air Pillow Machines

  • Paper Void Fill Machines

Carton Sealing Machines

  • Automatic High-speed Water-Activated Carton Sealers

  • Automatic High-speed Polypropylene Case Sealers

Carton Erectors

  • Semi-automatic

  • Fully-automatic



  • Flexible Conveyors

  • Gravity Roller Conveyors

  • Powered Roller Conveyors

Labeling Machines

  • Print and Apply Machines

Bundling & Product Packaging

Shrink Packaging Systems

  • Automatic Shrink Wrap Equipment

Automated Mailer Systems

  • Automatic Custom-sized Polybag Mailer Systems

Load Containment

Stretch Wrappers

  • Turntable Stretch Wrappers

  • Rotary Arm Stretch Wrappers

  • Orbital Horizontal Ring Stretch Wrappers

Strapping Machines

  • Automatic Strapping Machines

  • Semi-Automatic Strapping Machines

Distribution Packaging Materials

Void Fill Packaging

  • Inflated Air Packaging

  • Paper Void Fill Material

  • Packaging Foam

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