Author Archives: Chris Benson

OEM Solutions

By:  Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist What the heck is OEM? The answer is simple:  Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) is a term used when one company makes a part or subsystem that is used in another company’s end product. Confused yet? Examples of … Continue reading

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Arcel Foam- A perfect blend of EPS & PE

By:  Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist ARCEL is the brand name of NOVA Chemicals’ PE+PS Inter-Polymer. The bead has a polystyrene core surrounded by an exterior coating of polyethylene. This unique combination gives ARCEL a special structure, which enables the best … Continue reading

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Temperature Control FAQs

By: Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist With the weather starting to heat up, I figured it would be a good time to answer commonly asked questions about temperature controlled shipments. Q- What the heck is DuraTherm®? A- DuraTherm® is ACH Foam’s brand … Continue reading

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Packaging Design in a 3-D World

By:  Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist The design stage is the most important step of the packaging process.  How well would your packaging survive transit without having a product specifically designed to protect your shipment? ACH Foam Technologies has an inside … Continue reading

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ACH has you covered for the Summer shipping season!

By:  Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist ACH Foam Technologies is here to help you this summer with shipping your temperature sensitive product.  Duratherm insulated shipping containers, Duratherm gel packs, and Wineloc product is available to ease any concerns your company might … Continue reading

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