Freight Shipping

How to Properly Pack Your Freight for Shipment

We’ve all experienced the disappointment of opening a package, only to discover the item was damaged due to improper packing. Minimize the chances of this happening by following a few insider tips from the experts at Pak Mail. 7 PACKING TIPS TO HELP PROTECT YOUR FREIGHT Follow these seven freight tips to ensure your items arrive at their destination safe and sound: 1. Separate breakables from unbreakables –Put glasses, dishes, antiques, and other fragile items in a separate container. Ensure their protection by wrapping them individually with bubble wrap and packing them in a manner that limits movement when in the box. Secure your boxes with heavy duty packing or shipping tape, which can be purchased at any Pak Mail …

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The Benefits of Using Pak Mail for Freight Shipping

The logistics of freight shipping for personal use or for your small or large business can often be a difficult road to traverse, and one not likely to receive guidance from a direct carrier. This is why Pak Mail is proud to be a one-stop shop for all your freight logistics needs. From developing and managing all your freight logistics to helping you with a one-time shipment that’s just too daunting to handle on your own, the benefits of using Pak Mail for all your commercial freight needs are a direct reflection of our 30+ years of experience in the packing, shipping, and freight industry. LOGISTICS Managing the who, what, when, where, why, and how of frieght shipping can be …

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How Pak Mail Makes Small Businesses More Efficient

While many large companies have their own dedicated shipping and receiving teams, small to mid-size companies often aren’t so lucky. If you’re a business owner, dealing with shipping logistics can be an overwhelming task. Most small business owners would wholeheartedly agree. You have a business to run, and worrying about everything that goes into managing freight shipping is best left to the professionals. This is where your local Pak Mail’s comprehensive small business freight shipping and logistics solutions come in to play. If you’re a small business owner, Pak Mail can take over and manage all aspects of your shipping and/or freight needs. Simply put, we can become your outsourced shipping department, handling all the details of the process while …

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Managing Recurring Freight Shipments

For commercial and industrial businesses alike, managing a recurring freight schedule on your own is never easy, as the logistics involved are time-consuming and, for those unfamiliar with the process, relatively complicated.

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What Qualifies for Less Than Truckload (LTL) Shipping?

In the process of seeking out the best shipping options for your individual or business needs, you’ve no doubt come across “LTL Shipping” and wondered aloud “What does that mean?” Click to find out!

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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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