Retail and Supply Chain Trends as a Result of the Global Disruption:
- The retail market is overwhelmed with frenzied shopper demand for essentials/necessities.
- Retailers are experiencing in-store labor shortages for restocking and pulling BOPIS orders.
- Retailers are concentrating on essential goods/key preventative and pantry loading items.
- Retailers looking for collaboration with suppliers for driving shelf stock for buyers/shoppers.
- Significant shift from offline to online as shoppers look to avoid stores.
- Retail Ready Packaging
- High Efficiency Merchandising Units
- Co-packing and Re-packing Services
- Retail and E-commerce Kitting
- Digital Print Packaging
Retail Ready Packaging
WestRock provides automated Meta™ Retail Ready Packaging from our co-packing location in Winston-Salem, NC.
Retail Ready Packaging speeds products to shelf at retail , no single item stocking required.
Quick Turnaround of orders with short lead times.
Two piece design provides informational graphics for shoppers.
- Quick execution at retail
- Mitigate in-store labor shortages
- Provide stores flexibility in execution/location
High Efficiency Merchandising Units
When shelf capacity is not enough to cover demand
Cross merchandizing solutions to help shoppers get in and out quickly and orderly
Time and labor savings
- Pre-pack options for speed to shelf
- Quick set-up for retail efficiency
Co-packing and Re-packing Services
End to End assembly and co-packing services (including co-packing, repacking and pre-packing)
Pick, Pack and Ship capabilities
Highly automated with state of the art robotics and automation equipment
Strategic locations throughout the United States to reduce costs and increase speed to market.
- Speed to Market
- Ship direct to retail
Retail and E-commerce Kitting
Solutions kits for both e-commerce and Retail
Bundled solutions for health, snacking, household cleaning and personal care
Optimized for e-commerce Supply Chain – meets Amazon and other e-commerce suppliers guidelines
- Solution kits make it easier to get everything a shopper needs in one handy package
- QR Code Capability to educate and inform on solutions kit
Digital Print Packaging
Cutting-edge digital technology
Photo quality graphics for packaging and displays
Digital laser cutting and creasing
Quick Turn short run capability
High-speed industrial digital production for higher quantities
- Speed to Market
- High quality print
- No printing plate costs