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Strapping is truly multi-functional and an easy applicable product. It is used predominantly in all types of industry from securing any type of palletized or unitized load in transit to providing functional carrying straps.

Available in polypropylene, polyester, nylon, or steel, strapping comes in  a wide variety of sizes, gauges, and breaking strengths.  It can be applied with hand applicators and also with semi-automatic or fully-automatic machinery.   In combination with a seal, it also provides excellent tamper-evident security. Strapping has high versatility and can be applied to a variety of loads, shapes or configurations making it a very user-friendly unitizing solution for many

industry applications

Whether horizontal or vertical strapping is appropriate for your products, or you require strapping and strapping related equipment or accessories such as tensioning, crimping or cutting tools for hand or manual strapping applications, you can rely on our expertise in the field to be your one source for everything from polypropylene strapping to the largest unitizing system. 

Learn about the benefits of polystrapping.


Polyester has become the standard replacement for steel strapping and is the most rigid of all strapping materials. Its unique qualities make it ideal for securing any palletized load at substantial savings.

For medium and heavy duty applications - lumber, brick, corrugated, graphic arts and the can and bottle industries.
Less expensive than steel on a cost per foot basis.
 Weather resistant -won't rust orstainyour product.
Is resistant to sunlight and performs well in hot and cold climates.
Superior impact resistance.
Retains tension with elastic memory.
Safer and 80% lighter than steel strapping.
 Superior pliability.
Minimal elongation.
Compatible in all major packaging equipment.
 Available in machine and hand grades.
  Available in different width & lengths
 Can be sealed with seals, heat, or friction welds.

Contact us.  Our packaging specialists will gladly help you choose the right strapping & banding material for your needs.

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