Packaging tape, Inc (PTI) has a considerable selection of carton sealing tape from many well known manufacturers such as Intertape, Bemis, Tesa and 3M Brand tapes. These carton sealing tapes are available in 110 yard rolls of Box Tapes or Machine Packing Tapes, which are 1000, 1500 or 2000 yard rolls that can be used on Sealing Equipment.
Carton sealing tapes can be used for many different applications, but it is mainly used for sealing boxes, whether manually applied via a Hand Tape Dispensers or automatically applied by Carton Sealers. Either way they provide secure shipping and integrity to your package.
Colored Packing Tapes are also available to blend in with your custom packaging projects or standout in the crowd for product enhancement, easy recognition in the warehouse or even a great way to keep things organized while moving.
Water activated tape (WAT), commonly referred to as gummed tape, is normally brown (tan) or white in color and is available with reinforced fiberglass strings for heavy packages. The adhesive is activated by running the length of tape over a wetting surface (sponge) and then applying it directly to your package. The adhesive sets in a matter of seconds and provides a strong bond for safe shipment. Gummed Tape Dispensers provide a quick method of dispensing a pre-measured piece of tape that is automatically fed through a wetting agent and cut to the desired length.
Humidity and temperature can have a direct impact on the application process of certain types of carton sealing tapes. Knowing which adhesive you should use for you application is critical to the stability of your box and/or carton. Check our Adhesive Tapes guide to see which carton sealing tape would suit your application needs.