South-Pak Articles on Cases, Foam Cushioning, and Shipping Issues
Are Wood ATA Road Cases A Dying Breed?
In larger shipping case sizes, wood construction is under fire from new, lighter composite panel technology. In travel and carry case sizes, wood is being eclipsed by the recent explosion in less expensive, feature rich injection molded case sizes.
Keep Track of Your Tools With a Visual Management System Inside Your Traveling Tool Case
Using a Visual Management System inside your traveling tool case can save you money by preventing tool loss. Insure that you have all the tools you need for a job, and preventing tool breakage with these intelligent systems.
Travel Case Diet Tips – 5 Ways to “Lose Weight” and Check Your Hard Cases Without Paying a Fortune
Airline baggage restrictions are getting more and more stringent. This article helps you choose the optimal cases, custom case interiors, and to reduce package size, and escape size and weight overage charges.
Trade Show Shipping Cases: How to Loose the Weight, and Still Survive the Exhibit Hall War Zone
The high cost of trade show shipping has lead to a rethinking of shipping case designs, and the materials used to construct them. Frequent rough handling makes this an interesting challenge for trade show professionals trying to save money while protecting valuable equipment.
Sales Demo Cases – How to Beat Airline Baggage Surcharges and Still Get Your Samples on the Plane
One of the biggest challenge now facing traveling salespeople is how to get their product samples, clothing, and personal items all on the plane without taking a significant haircut in fees. Here are some options and tips.
Fragile Stickers on Shipping Cases – Do They Help, or Just Challenge Shippers to Break It!
At some point, you can expect your shipping case to get damaged even if your case has every handling sticker in the world on it. The big question is; what can you do to ensure that you have the maximum recourse against the shipping company for your damaged case and contents?
How to Use Your Shipping Cases In Your Trade Show Booth Without Looking Like a Flea Market Vendor
What if you could save money, time and hassle at the show by utilizing your tradeshow shipping cases inside your booth? My apologies to any flea market vendors reading this, but the flea market look is not the image most professionals are going for in their booth design.
6 Common Misconceptions About Air freight Shipping
Here are 6 assumptions you should not make when shipping your valuable items by airfreight. Avoid costly mistakes and insure our items arrive intact and on time through proper case selection, and some knowledge about how the system works.