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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.


Polypropylene strapping is the most commonly used and least expensive of all strapping materials. Polypropylene strapping is an excellent choice for light duty palletizing, unitizing, carton closing, and bundling. It has excellent elongation recovery properties, making it ideal for corrugated bundles and loads that compress when unitized, rebound and compress again when other loads are stacked on top.

For light, medium and some heavy duty use.
For a variety of applications - bundling, palletizing and unitizing.
 Excellent elongation recovery properties.
Absorbs shock better than other materials.
For boxing food products, produce, fish, chicken, meat, etc.
The standard for bundling corrugated boxes, newspapers, magazines and cut paper.
Ideal for semi-automatic and stand alone arch machines.
 Available in machine and hand grades.
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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