What is the difference between an open-head and tight-head plastic drum?


Blue plastic drums are a classic sight in warehouses, storage containers and transport facilities across the world.  These rigid, sturdy containers are perfect for holding large quantities of goods, from oils and food through to hazardous waste and dangerous chemicals.  But there are two fundamental varieties of blue plastic drum to choose between, and it’s important to know which best meets […]

A guide to industrial packaging

ITP Packaging

Industrial packaging is an important part of the production process, allowing industrial-grade goods and products to be protected while they’re shipped and transported. It comes in a variety of shapes and sizes, with various materials to choose between.  Each product has its own requirements when it comes to packaging, so it’s important to know which type of industrial packaging works best in any given situation. WHAT IS INDUSTRIAL […]

Double wall cardboard boxes: Uses and design guide

cardboard box

Double wall cardboard boxes are a fantastic way to store and transport heavy loads. They offer an exceptional level of strength, durability and versatility that’s utilised by a range of different industries across the globe. Double wall boxes are also environmentally friendly, they’re very much an affordable packaging option and, perhaps surprisingly, they’re incredibly resilient. […]

The different types of drum liners: which should you choose?

Drum Liner and Drum

Drum liners are a great way to protect your steel, plastic or fibre drums when you’re using them to store or transport goods and materials.  They come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and materials, so deciding which is best for your needs can be a challenge. In our latest blog post, we take a look at why you should use […]