Your precious and fragile item is being shipped and handled by the logistics team, is bound to make you jittery! You are lucky if your item withstands the journey and comes back to you with a few scratches. Hence, if you are planning to pack fragile items, you should be aware of the precautions you need to take. With these smart packing tips, you can be sure that the items will come back to you without any damage.
Preparing to relocate:
Packing of fragile items takes a lot of time and hence you should not leave it to the last minute. Before you plan to start packing the electronics or fragile items, you can make a list of supplies which will help you to keep your items safe. You can always search the internet and buy online. Here are some of the recommended items:
Do Fragile Stickers keep your products safe?
The fragile warning labels let people know the contents of the box are fragile, so how does this add value? These eye-catching, bright red labels instantly make everyone know on how to handle your product with care. Fragile stickers are perfect for mailing or shipping packages as well as moving or storing items in an attic, basement, garage or storage unit, just in case you yourself forget what’s inside. While couriers make every effort to deliver packages safely and securely, there is always a chance that something will go wrong. If you are sending a valuable item, be sure to ensure it with these fragile stickers. It provides extra peace of mind, and if you are shipping or storing objects, then these fragile shipping labels ensure the product safety within the package which adds value to your services among customers and gifts them a great “UNBOXING” experience.
How to use Fragile Labels
As the saying goes “Better to be Safe than Sorry”, pack the fragile items carefully as per the requirements of the shipping company. In order to clearly notify the world that the package contains delicate Items, use fragile stickers. If you don’t want your items to be damaged in transit, then your outer box package should promptly explicit there is a fragile item packed inside and needs to be handled with care. Our Qline fragile stickers which are bright red in color warn the movers to handle the package gently. Fragile stickers have strong glue to stick on to any dry surface. It comes with a release tape. These shipping stickers attract attention and are the perfect way to label your packages and prepare them for shipping. It helps the movers to be aware that delicate items or items should not be handled rough, shaken, or dropped.
Writing “Fragile” on a package may result in the bad handling of products
If you do not want shipped items to be damaged it’s advisable to read the packing guidelines. For example, DHL website has guides for packaging different items. We often presume that writing “FRAGILE” on the package will ensure the person that it will be handled with care. It’s been observed that the people who handle the packages are often working under immense pressure and can miss out the message. We can avoid the mishaps by sticking fragile sticker labels which catch the attention of the person, which makes them aware of handling it the right way. Adding these fragile stickers onto your package would make the shipping better.
Packing Electronic Items
You need to gather all the right materials for packing your electronic devices. After sealing the corrugated box from one side, line the bottom and sides with bubble wrap. Slide the electronic item and ensure that it does not move or reposition. For people who ship electronics, usually would not prefer the product get turned upside down for they have a fear of damaging the item, in such cases, you may want to go for the fragile stickers. Avoid shipping mishaps by labeling your outer box package as ‘fragile’ is the safest bet to protect precious items. The fragile label on your box might make it easier for the people to ship gently. You certainly would not want to deliver your customer open the package to find their product messed up, so It is better to mark your boxes with fragile labels to alert everyone to take special care during shipping & handling.
Packing Glass, Bone China Cutlery, Frames Items
Use bubble wrap for cushioning and secure with tape. Glassware, cutlery surfaces can get scratch marks very easily. Newspapers can be used to protect the surfaces.
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