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BoxSizer - Reduce DIM Charges and Void Fill
Tension Packaging & Automation Introduces New, Improved BoxSizer™ and Pack+Sort for Order-fulfillment Centers March 28, 2017
Manufactured by Linkx Packaging Systems in the U.K., BoxSizer is a fully automated packaging system that mitigates rising dimensional (DIM) weight upcharges. By significantly reducing box height and size, shippers don't end up paying for air or extra void fill.
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Tension Corporation Helps Project Warmth Provide Comfort for Those in Need November 15, 2016
A postage-paid donation envelope made possible by Tension will appear in The Kansas City Star on Dec. 4, and contributors may use the envelopes to send in donations in support of Project Warmth's 2016 campaign.
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Tension Corporation is Featured in Smithsonian Institute’s National Postal Museum Virtual Exhibition, “America’s Mailing Industry” September 23, 2016
The Smithsonian's National Postal Museum launched a new virtual exhibition, "America's Mailing Industry" which tells a story of the partnership between the USPS and private industry.
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A Bit of History June 29, 2016
Bert Berkley authors an article in On Paper, providing rich Tension and industry history.
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Tension Packaging & Automation Showcases Key Products at 2016 Operations Summit March 29, 2016
Tension Packaging & Automation will showcase several key products, including a polybagging system, sorter and Box Sizer at the 2016 Operations Summit.
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Tension Packaging & Automation Intelligent Random Box Sizer System Receives PPMA ‘Most Innovative Automation System’ 2015 Award October 30, 2015
The Intelligent Random Box Sizer System, sold in the United States exclusively by Tension Packaging & Automation, recently received top honors.
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Tension Packaging & Automation Transfers Assembly of Automation Equipment to Strategic Partners October 27, 2015
Tension Packaging & Automation will transfer the assembly of all its automation equipment to strategic partners.
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 Intelligent Random Box Sizer System
Tension Announces Exclusive Solution to Reduce Shipping Rates March 20, 2015
In response to these new shipping rules, Tension Packaging & Automation now offers the Intelligent Random Box Sizer System.
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Pharmashelve
Tension Packaging & Automation Introduces Pharmashelve and Tension Scan for Pharmacies July 29, 2013
Tension Packaging & Automation is introducing Tension Pharmashelve shelving systems for pharmacies, enabling them to expand their inventory within the same space they are already using.
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The Tension Equation
The Tension Equation December 13, 2012
The Tension Corporation has found a way to balance its flagship product -- the envelope -- and its new lines of business.
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Printer-Folder-Inserter
Tension Packaging & Automation Announces New Printer-Folder-Inserter for Pharmaceutical and Internet Fulfillment Packaging August 23, 2012
Tension Packaging & Automation, Pharmacy Group, announces the debut of its Tension PFI, a color 1/2-fold printer-folder-inserter that automates the printing, verification and dispensing of customer-specific prescription documents.
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Linear Dispensing Unit
Tension Packaging & Automation Launches Industry-Leading Linear Dispensing Unit August 27, 2011
Tension Packaging & Automation announces the launch of the new patent-pending.
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Five Keys
Five Keys to Successful Automation August 27, 2011
Automated systems can help companies in the mail order, central fill and pharmaceutical markets gain efficiencies and reduce costs.
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Longmont Building
Tension Corporation Acquires Maverick Enterprises, Inc. August 27, 2011
Tension Corporation of Kansas City, Mo. recently acquired Maverick Enterprises, Inc., of Longmont, Co. and expanded its product line with additional manufacturing and engineering resources for its automated systems.
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American Eagle Operation
Tension Envelope Growing Beyond Stationery August 11, 2011
Susan Christie laughed as she picked up an envelope hot off the press, stamped with a reminder to pay bills online.
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Vintage Printing Press
Tension Puts Its Stamp On Envelope Industry's Changing Future July 22, 2011
It may be 125 years old, but Kansas City-based Tension Corp. is far from stodgy or stale.
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TPM CAD Isometric Illustration
Tension Shows No Slack in Its Plans For The Future July 22, 2011
A story on Page Three in this week's Business Journal chronicles how the Kansas City based private company has changed with the times.
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Tension
Tension Launches New Brand Identity July 13, 2011
Preparing for the future, Tension announces a new naming convention, refreshed logo and tagline.
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