cascades joins amazon packaging support and supplier (apass) network
Cascades, a leader in recycling and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue products, is pleased to announce that it is now a full member of Amazon packaging support and suppliers (APASS)network.
Cascades is committed to being a key contributor to the success of our customers and sees this engagement with Amazon as a way to deliver creative and sustainable packaging solutions that align with e-commerce
The most stringent requirements and specifications in the business industry, thus creating value for our customers\' supply chain.
\"As part of the APASS network, Cascades will be able to help its customers in three ways: ensuring that their products are well protected by providing sustainable solutions to our customers, at the same time provide the best customer experience and enable our suppliers and manufacturer partners to align with Amazon\'s requirements, \"said Charles Marlow, president and chief operating officer of Cascades cardboard packaging.
The R & D center of cascades, the largest Canadian private research center in the industry, has implemented an internal quality system based on ISTA, TAPPI and ASTM directives to ensure that companies deliver consistent quality of service
As a result, cascading is able to conduct baseline testing of boxes and components (
Liner and medium)
As well as competitive analysis, root cause analysis and qualification testing for individual packages or pallets.
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In 2018, 3% of my total retail sales in the United States, Amazon is an important part of it.
Our goal at Cascades is to work with customers as they develop e-commerce
By joining the APASS network, we can provide our customers with the basic services they need to successfully authenticate their packaging to Amazon.
With more than 50 years of experience and an expert team of more than 60 structural designers and packaging engineers, Cascades can provide our customers with a full range of structural design and prototyping expertise.
Our services are tailored to meet and exceed e-commerce
Commercial packaging and supply chain requirements for all our customers, \"said Danick Lavoie, vice president
Chair, packed in waterfall cardboard.
APASS is a project designed by Amazon to support suppliers, sellers and manufacturers to certify their products as Prep-Free Packaging (PFP), Ships-in-Own Container (SIOC)
And setbacksFree Packaging (FFP).
By doing so, they will be the right size to prevent damage and be ready at any timeto-
Shipping without extra packaging is ideally easy to open and recycle.
Amazon offers a list of suppliers that can help test, design, and supply packaging according to Amazon\'s packaging certification rules.
Cascades is now a proud member of the network.
Amazon has launched an FFP supplier incentive program for all vendors.
By August 1, 2019, all items sold through Amazon greater than 18 \"x 14\" x 8 \"or greater than 20 lbs must be designed and certified as ready-to-
Ship according to their FFP plan.
To encourage early adoption of the project, Amazon provides
Time early ter will issue a refund of $1 per unit to the supplier proving its goods by August 1, 2019 and a refund of $1.
Starting from that date, £ 99 per unit.
Cascading can help businesses get Amazon e-commerce certification
Interested customers please contact CascadesCS by email at apass @ cascades.
Com or 866 735 by phone-2635.
Founded in 1964, Cascades provides sustainability, innovation and value-
Packaging, hygiene and recovery solutions have been added.
The company employs 11,000 women and men in more than 90 facilities in North America and Europe.
Driven by its participatory management, half a century of recycling experience and ongoing R & D efforts, Cascades continues to provide innovative products that customers rely on while contributing to the well
The existence of people, communities and the entire planet.
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