Shipping a 250 lbs Statue Across the US | How One Pak Mail Did It

What do you do when you have to ship a 250 pound statue of a bronco made of bronze from Boca Raton, FL to Hampton Falls, NH? Click to find out!

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The “Last Mile” Delivery Problem

Struggling to close the gap between the consumer and that final mile of delivery? Pak Mail can help manage all aspects of your last mile delivery logistics.

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Moving? Residential Freight Services Save Time & Money

When moving to a new a home, the process of packing can be a real headache. If you’re planning a residential move, let Pak Mail handle all your residential freight logistics.

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How to Ship a Motorcycle?

Short of riding it to the destination, those seeking to transport a motorcycle are left with two options: open and closed shipping. While the method used is dependent upon the needs of the shipper, each comes with its own benefits and drawbacks.

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Shipping a Pallet: When Does It Make Sense?

Determining the best shipping methods for your business requires a lot of careful consideration. Business owners are left asking themselves, “How much will this cost me?”and “How can I ensure every item will arrive safely? Click to learn what you should consider when shipping a pallet.

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A Common Freight Logistics Oversight

For many business owners, managing freight logistics shipping can be a daunting task, leading to a number of common oversights. See how Pak Mail can help prevent shipping issues that can cost your business more money!

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Last Minute Shipping Tips & Deadlines for the Holidays

It’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the Holidays.  Between shopping, coordinating travel, and planning meals, shipping your holiday packages might not be the #1 priority on your list.  Here are some quick tips to help ensure that your packages arrive safely and aren’t mistaken as New Year’s gifts due to their late arrival. Make sure you know your deadlines. With today’s technology, it’s easy to expect things instantly – instant coffee, instant news, instant movies, instant shipping… and it’s all too easy to forget that shipping a package halfway across the country does take time.  From your friendly Pak Mail staff to final recipient, your package might go through 5 physical touch points, and …

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Pak Mail Austin Announces New Franchise Owners and Grand Re-Opening for Davenport Village Store

Pak Mail Centers of America, Inc. announces the grand re-opening of Pak Mail Austin in Davenport Village at 3801 N. Capital of Texas Hwy, Suite E240 in Austin, Texas. Long-time Austin residents Jerry and Susan Gatlin purchased the store in August, which has been in business and serving Westlake customers since 1998.

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Pak Mail Opens Second Store in Phoenix, Arizona with Local Shipping Experts

Pak Mail Centers of America, Inc. announced the opening of a new Pak Mail Center located at 4747 E. Elliot Road, Ste. 29 in Phoenix, Arizona. Long-time residents and Pak Mail business owners, Mr. and Mrs. Ted and Kelli Tamez, converted this long-time independent packaging and shipping store into their second Pak Mail Center this past September.

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Pak Mail Ships Holiday Gift Packages to Troops Overseas by Supporting “Operation Christmas Stocking 2014” Donation Drive

Pak Mail Centers of America, Inc. announced its support of the Chief Wiggles “Operation Christmas Stocking 2014” donation drive. For the tenth year in a row, the drive provides Christmas cards, non-perishable food, personal items, candy, and more to troops serving around the world in countries like Afghanistan, Iraq, and South Korea. “Operation Christmas Stocking” is carried out by Operation Give, an “America Supports You” organization that works throughout the year to support our troops. Last year alone, over 50 tons of holiday stockings were sent to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. All toy donations are given to children living in countries where our nation’s heroes are stationed. As part of this effort, all Pak Mail Centers of America locations …

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