and shipping are two of important parts of having successful business.
Ensuring that a purchased item is well-packaged and safely shipped earns your
business a good reputation and most likely repeat clients. Not to mention that
these clients might refer you to their friends and acquaintances. That is why
you need to pay good attention to the way you package and ship your items.
Below are some useful packaging and shipping tips for your business.
- If the item is considered
valuable, get an insurance to go with it. Accidents do happen during shipping.
It could accidentally fall of the delivery vehicle, or be crushed and damaged
from rough contact with other shipped goods. If this occurs, insurance would
put your mind and your client’s at ease that there is possible refund for the
- For breakable items, make sure
you do the packaging properly. Even if it’s covered by insurance, the company
will not refund it if it breaks due to bad packaging. Choose the right packaging
boxes (make sure they are not too big or the content will wobble inside and
get damaged), filling
and cushioning, and stick the “FRAGILE” warning
stickers on all sides.
- Use plastic to wrap the package
in case of wet deliveries. An inexpensive option will be to use economical
trash liners. Other plastic options to wrap around the shipped item can be
The tips make sense, don’t they? By ensuring
that the goods are well-packaged and they arrive in mint condition to the hands
of the customer, it makes you a responsible and trusted seller. Keep doing that
and you’ll gain better reputation and hopefully more new clients in the future.
Labels: packaging, shipping, shipping boxes
by: Baytec Containers