David RoseVeritiv is a leading provider of packaging supplies, equipment and design services, with more than 150 distribution centers across North America. David is known for accelerating innovation and growth in fulfillment operations by applying automation, Lean principles, user-friendly designs and other strategies to increase speed, reduce waste and delight customers. David has more than 10 years of experience in the packaging industry, is a featured speaker at leading packaging and marketing conferences and holds an MBA in marketing.
Nine strategies to cut packaging costs
Your packaging cost is made up of much more than just the cost of your materials. Before you create a strategy to cut costs, it’s important to get a clear understanding of the bigger packaging picture. Look beyond the box. Then you can start to understand how you can reduce costs in the long term instead of making short-term – and often short-sighted – efforts to cut costs. For example, through SKU consolidation, waste reduction, automation, package design and more.