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Avoid Package Theft When Shipping

How to Avoid Package Theft When Shi...

Apart from keeping an item protected from damage during transit, proper packaging also plays an important role in ensuring that a shipment is safe fro...

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Best Practices When Shipping Packag...

Apart from ensuring that items to be shipped are well-packed within their boxes and have very low chance of getting damaged while in transit, other im...

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Shipping on a Budget

Shipping items on a regular basis can put a dent on your wallet. The key is to pack the item properly to avoid costly damages. Here are some tips on h...

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Packing & Shipping 101: H-Tapi...

Apart from using appropriate boxes, packing materials and proper packing techniques, it is also essential to seal a package properly to ensure that it...

How to Ship an MP3 Player

Ship an MP3 PlayerAn MP3 Player is portable digital device capable of storing and playing digital audio files. Despite the emergence of smartphones and tablets which has the same capabilities plus more features, the MP3 player remains a popular gadget when it comes to playing music because of its portability.

Usually compact and light-weight, an MP3 player can be easily clipped into clothing or placed in a pocket while jogging, shopping, or doing other activities. The device usually comes with a set of earphones or can be plugged into a car stereo system to listen to audio books or music while driving, eliminating the need to bring audio CDs. Depending on their memory and features, MP3 players come in a range of prices that can fit any budget and requierment. Read more →

How to Ship LED Lights

Ship LED LightsLED (light-emitting diode) lighting is all the rage these days. It has become the illumination method of choice among environment-conscious individuals as well as those who wish to cut on their energy costs. LED lights are also longer lasting than the conventional incandescent and fluorescent bulbs and produces less heat.

This type of lighting comes in a variety of foms including bulbs, ropes and lamps with LEDs already built in. LEDs are extremely durable and built with sturdy components that can withstand even the roughest conditions, making them easily transported or shipped. Read more →

How to Ship Lotions and Creams

Ship Lotions and CreamsHand and body lotions and creams keep the skin moisturized, supple and youthful looking. Depending on the key ingredients they contain, these skin care products have other benefits including treatment of acne, removal of stretch marks, skin lightening, and protection from UV rays.

Most lotions and creams are oil-in-water emulsions are usually safe for shipping. The only problem when shipping these items are the risks of leaking or breakage of the containers. However, these issues can be easily prevented by following proper packing techniques. Here are tips on how to properly pack and ship lotions and creams. Read more →

How to Avoid Package Theft When Shipping

Avoid Package Theft When ShippingApart from keeping an item protected from damage during transit, proper packaging also plays an important role in ensuring that a shipment is safe from the hands of thieves. While the post office and shipping companies claim that they only employ trust-worthy individuals to handle packages, there are a few sticky fingers out there who are after your valuables.

These unscrupulous employees look for clues that might suggest that an envelope or package contains something of value such as cash, checks, jewelry, electronic gadgets and other valuables that are contained in small packages that are easy to conceal inside a shirt or a pocket. Read more →

How to Ship Homemade Tortillas

Ship Homemade TortillasA flour tortilla is a type of thin flatbread made from finely ground wheat or corn flour. It is a staple in Mexican dishes such as tacos, burritos and enchiladas. Because it is rich in nutrients and has very low fat content, the tortilla has become a popular and healthier alternative to other types of breads. In fact, it is the number two packaged bread product sold in the U.S, behind sliced bread.

Many individuals prefer homemade tortillas over store-bought versions because they tend to be more flavorful and contains no preservatives. If you are planning to send homemade tortillas, they must be properly packed to prevent them from drying up and getting brittle. Here are tips on how to properly pack and ship homemade tortillas. Read more →

How to Ship Workout Gloves

Ship workout glovesWorkout gloves, also called weightlifting gloves, are essential equipment for individuals who are into bodybuilding, weightlifting or any form of weight training. These gloves, which are available for both men and women, provide better grip and support, prevent blisters or calluses from forming, and keep the hands dry, preventing nasty injuries due to sweaty hands.

The gloves are usually made from leather, which offers excellent support, or neoprene, which is great for moisture prevention. While fully covered workout gloves are available, the fingerless style is more popular because it allows the hands to breathe and stops them from becoming too sweaty. Read more →

How to Ship a Camera Tripod

Ship a camera tripodIn photography, a tripod is a three-legged device used to stabilize and elevate a camera, a flash unit, or other photographic equipment. It is usually made from light-weight and sturdy material such as aluminum, carbon fiber, steel or plastic.

Tripods are typically comprised of a central post, with three collapsible telescoping legs and a head at the top that attaches to the camera. Travel tripods are specially  designed to be compact, portable and light-weight to give the photographer the freedom to travel and carry his tripod for extended periods. Read more →

How to Ship Foldable Flat Shoes

Ship Foldable Flat ShoesFoldable ballet flats are all the rage these days. They are comfortable, versatile and stylish alternative to flip flops when your feet need rest from heels. Light-weight and compact, they can be easily folded (or rolled) up, placed inside a protective pouch and slipped into a purse when you need to change back into more formal shoes. Keep a pair in your car’s glove compartment or in your desk drawer at work so you’re ready to roll when your killer heels become a pain.

These footwear are usually made from a variety of materials such as leather, suede, denim and canvas, in vibrant designs including solid colors, metallic and even animal prints! They usually come with a carrying pouch to prevent dirt from invading your purse! The pouch in some models opens out into a larger bag for easily carrying your discarded heels home after changing into your flats. Read more →