Quality packaging is key when it comes to preventing damage. Assessing your packing needs is an essential step to determine what’s best for the type of goods you wish to transport.
Packaging requirements varies from item to item...you should consider the following;
- Consider the strength and durability of the packaging box
- An appropriate box should be able to securely hold the weight of the content being shipped
Size and Shape
- Items should not touch the outer wall of the box
- Odd-shaped or rounded packaging may need extra attention
Form of Contents
Special packaging materials and packing techniques are required for shipping liquids and powders
Value of Contents
Extra cushioning and protection may be required for high value goods
Extra cushioning and protection are required for fragile items Apply special handling label
Does the box need to be retail ready? Do you want to avoid any markings on the box?
Some regulated items may require specialist packaging