4 essentials for shipping heavy goodsBlogs
Working in the manufacturing industry can mean you're often dealing with products that weigh a lot! If youre shipping heavy goods, youll know that they can be hard to pack. So, what should you think about when youre getting heavy items ready for shipping?
Weve asked our packaging experts and theyve put together four key essentials you should consider when packing your products that are on the heavier side:
1 . Choose weight bearing outer packaging
First, you need to make sure your outer packaging can bear the load of your goods.
For anything over 10kg, wed recommend you use a double wall cardboard box. For even heavier items, you could consider triwall boxes or even wooden crates.
So if youre shipping heavy goods, do you need help?
If youd like some expert advice when it comes to packing and shipping heavy goods, book some time with your local packaging rep. Simply call us on 01902 496666, email us or complete our contact form.