Leaman Container, Inc.

5701 East Rosedale
Fort Worth, Texas 76112
Toll Free: 800-242-6937
Phone: 817-429-2660
Fax: 817-429-2839

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Leaman/Box Outlet on the News – WFAA

December 16th, 2014 by leamancontainer

Our own Steve Leaman was recently featured in a news segment – “Cardboard is King on Christmas” on WFAA-8. ‘Tis the season for shopping and shipping gifts for your friends and family. The full article and video can be found here – http://www.wfaa.com/story/features/2014/12/15/cardboard-internet-boxes/20457801/.

Posted in:  Community - The Box Outlets

Choosing the Correct Tape for Your Box

November 4th, 2014 by leamancontainer

Acrylic vs Hot Melt, Tape Thickness, and Mechanical Characteristics 1.0 Tape Makeup Packaging tapes consist of a backing material known as the “carrier” and a layer of adhesive attached to one side. Differing carriers and adhesives are combined to meet the needs of a variety of applications. In the packaging industry, polypropylene is the most […]

Posted in:  Uncategorized

How to Package Your Product for Shipping

August 14th, 2014 by leamancontainer

How to Package Your Product for UPS or FedEx Shipments 1. Choose the Correct Corrugated Box Choose the box strength that is suitable for the contents you are shipping.  Refer to this chart below for recommendations to determine the proper size and maximum gross weight limit of a box. The above box strengths are only […]

Posted in:  Box University

How to Pack for a Move

June 30th, 2014 by leamancontainer

Supply Checklist Various Size Boxes Cardboard Pastic Sheets / Tarp Blankets Padding / Bubble Wrap Newspaper / Wrapping Paper Box / Shipping Tape Scissors / Pocket Knife Small Tool Kit Sandwich Bags (to hold appliance / furniture hardware) Gloves Most of these supplies are available for order through The Box Outlet. The most popular items […]

Posted in:  The Box Outlets

Start Right Sizing Your Packaging for DIM Weight Changes

June 11th, 2014 by leamancontainer

FedEx Ground services will now apply dimensional (DIM) weight pricing to ALL packages starting January 1, 2015. Currently DIM weight pricing is only applied to packages measuring three cubic feet or greater. What is dimensional weight, you ask? Dimensional weight is the volume of your package = (L x W x D) / 166. If […]

Posted in:  Resources

Now Available – Janitorial Supplies

February 4th, 2014 by leamancontainer

You asked and we have listened.  Leaman Container has now added a full line of Janitorial supplies to our product offering.  We researched the best products and setup great pricing in order to service all your janitorial needs. The Leaman Container Advantage: Quality cleaning supplies, toiletries, mops, brooms, kitchenware and more Local availability at our Leaman Container […]

Posted in:  Janitorial Supplies

Bulk Up for the Holidays

December 10th, 2013 by leamancontainer

Holiday gift and shipping boxes are now available at our 3 Box Outlets (Bedford, West Ft Worth, and East Ft Worth) The Box Outlets are your holiday shipping solution.  We can Pack, Ship and Track all your holiday gifts. Holiday shipping is difficult.  How to package, how to ship, and how do you know if […]

Posted in:  Custom Packaging - Featured Products

Community Support

June 29th, 2012 by leamancontainer

At Leaman Container, we believe we have both an obligation and an opportunity as a business to help our people and the people around us to lead happier, more productive lives. Leaman Container supports area churches and schools, the Women’s Shelter, Meals on Wheels, local YMCA’s, and Marketplace Ministries. Through Marketplace Ministries, we provide our […]

Posted in:  Community