More Than Conductive Packaging Manufacturers.
Going the extra mile – key benefits and services that your business can take advantage of…
The unique way in which the GWP Group is structured has enabled us to constantly push the boundaries in terms of innovation, product performance and service levels we can offer to you.
As such, and in response to the needs of businesses just like yours, you are now able to take advantage of a range of services and benefits directly related to static-safe packaging and handling. The ultimate aim of these is making the procurement of your anti-static packaging as simple and easy possible.
Besides a selection of exclusive products and a nationwide network of specialist distributors, you can also utilise a bespoke conductive packaging design service and rely on quality control systems that ensure the highest level of satisfaction.
Why work with GWP Conductive?
01: Product Protection
Market leading protection against static and physical damage...
We understand how important protecting your products and components is to the success of your company. Besides the potential costs of returns and replacements, unreliable supply can alienate your customers and cause damage to your hard earned brand perception.
As such, working alongside a company that not only understands how to protect against static, but also the structural and design requirements to prevent transit damage, can have a significant impact on your business.
This is why GWP Conductive has developed and offers you a unique mix of services, knowledge and benefits.
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02: Value Added Services.
Additional benefits for your business
Besides the obvious need for product protection, there are other ways your business can benefit from a strong working relationship with GWP Conductive, and GWP Group as a whole.
This includes being able to source a large range of complementary packaging from a single source – for example corrugated packaging where there is no need for static protection, custom foam products and even handling and line-side products. The ability to combine traditional ESD safe packaging with these other forms of packaging often allows the creation of products that are simply not available anywhere else.
Besides this, your entire packaging inventory, storage and processes can be analysed to identify strategies to boost your efficiency and reduce ongoing costs.
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03: About Us.
Who are GWP Conductive?
Previously trading as Corstat Containers (Corstat is now re-focused as product brand), GWP Conductive design and manufacturer specialist ESD safe conductive and anti-static packaging.
We are widely recognised as market leaders within this industry, with extensive experience in managing and reducing the damage caused by ESD on devices such as integrated chips, PCB’s and other static-sensitive devices.
In fact, GWP Conductive products make up more than 85% of static safe packaging market within the UK.
The range of anti static packaging you can source from GWP Conductive includes both stock and bespoke products, each developed with specific requirements and applications in mind.
In order to ensure your complete satisfaction, GWP are always prepared to look at innovative solutions to challenging new problems. This can include working closely with both the other divisions of GWP and with your business to ensure that any packaging solution developed can be truly relied upon.
GWP Conductive also constantly invest in new plant and machinery to keep a low cost base and a very fast turnaround on your orders.
Also embedded in the company culture is a responsibility to the environment through use of environmentally friendly materials.
This has seen the development of an award winning range of innovative and diverse products, as well as a number of well-known brands. These include Corstat, Corriplast, and the SSI Schaefer range of rigid conductive containers.
A behind the scenes look at GWP Conductive
Please watch the video to the below for further information about the products, services, operations and people at GWP Conductive that strive to make a difference to your business.
05: What is Anti-Static Packaging?
Explaining the what and why of ESD safe packaging
Static charge is prevalent in our everyday environment and can cause easily cause damage or alter the effective operation of electronic equipment.
In fact, static electricity has posed problems for industry for many years, long before the advancement in technology over the last few decades.
It has even been recorded that static control procedures and devices were in operation as early as the 1400s, to prevent and minimise electrostatic discharge igniting gunpowder and other explosives.
One of the main problems with ESD is that it’s practically invisible. Within industry today, ESD can damage many electrical parts and components, including microchips, electronic assemblies and circuit boards, often beyond repair.
Manufacturers of such devices and components must therefore control static discharges in not only their processes, but also during transit to the end users. Failure to do so can see the equipment or components supplied either not working, or having a significantly reduced operating lifespan.
Failure to address improper packaging of ESD sensitive components, products and equipment costs both manufacturers and users millions of pounds each year.
It can impact on productivity and reliability in practically all aspects of today’s electronics industry, and this is because most suppliers and end users do not understand how ESD sensitive items fail. To start addressing these issues, speak with the experts at GWP Conductive.
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