South-Pak Articles on Cases, Foam Cushioning, and Shipping Issues

6 Common Misconceptions About Air freight Shipping

Here are 6 assumptions you should not make when shipping your valuable items by airfreight. Avoid costly mistakes and insure our items arrive intact and on time through proper case selection, and some knowledge about how the system works. Click Here to Read Article

Why buy a new shipping or hard travel case when you can save big money refurbishing your old one?

Save money by repairing and refurbishing your old case instead of buying a new one. Take advantage of generous case warranties, and the wide availability of replacement hardware. Click Here to Read Article

Avoid Common Pitfalls in Case Cushioning and Custom Case Interior Design

Keep you valuable items safe and secure in your shipping or travel case by choosing the right internal cushioning. This is not as easy as you might think! Click Here to Read Article

Using A Custom Soft Case to Prevent Electronic Hacking and Eavesdropping

Airborne hacking of personal electronic devices has become a major threat to your personal information. Fortunately, there are custom soft cases you can use to protect yourself. Click Here to Read Article

How to Use Your Shipping Cases In Your Trade Show Booth Without Looking Like a Flea Market Vendor

What if you could save money, time and hassle at the show by utilizing your trade show shipping cases inside your booth? My apologies to any flea market vendors reading this, but the flea market look is not the image most professionals are going for in their booth design. Click Here to Read Article

Fragile Stickers on Shipping Cases – Do They Help, or Just Challenge Shippers to Break It!

At some point, you can expect your shipping case to get damaged even if your case has every handling sticker in the world on it. The big question is; what can you do to ensure that you have the maximum recourse against the shipping company for your damaged case and contents? Click Here to Read Article

Plasma and LCD Shipping Cases: New Products Save Money, Reduce Weight, and Provide Great Protection

Here are 6 assumptions you should not make when shipping your valuable items by airfreight. Avoid costly mistakes and insure our items arrive intact and on time through proper case selection, and some knowledge about how the system works. Click Here to Read Article

A How To Guide for Panel Mounting Electronic Equipment in a Shipping or Carry Case

Panel mounting equipment in a shipping or carry case can be tricky, but not out of reach for a do-it-yourself project. These tips will keep you on track, and help you understand the pitfalls. Click Here to Read Article

Plug-N-Play Custom Demo Cases – How to Give Your Customers a Hands on Demo Without Being There

Plug-n-Play Sales Demo Cases were developed to extend the remote meeting concept to product demonstrations. Send your case ahead, and give your customers a hands-on experience while you conference in. Click Here to Read Article

6 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Shipping Expensive Rack Mount Gear

An ounce of forethought can save you a lot or money and hassle in shipping rack mount gear. Here are 6 common mistakes you should avoid in using rack cases and shock rack cases. Click Here to Read Article

Sales Demo Cases – How to Beat Airline Baggage Surcharges and Still Get Your Samples on the Plane

One of the biggest challenge now facing traveling salespeople is how to get their product samples, clothing, and personal items all on the plane without taking a significant haircut in fees. Here are some options and tips. Click Here to Read Article

What Is Your Shipping Case Warranty Really Worth?

Case warranties have some significant fine print that can decrease their value to you. Your hard case is a long-term investment, knowing what to expect can save you money over the long haul. Click Here to Read Article

Shipping Multiple Laptops: Get Better Protection and Save Money with a Properly Designed Case

New laptop shipping cases easier to use, and less expensive as well. Get more laptops in each case, and still leave plenty of room for the gaggle of wires and accessories. Click Here to Read Article

The Top-5 Mistakes You Should Avoid When Buying A Hard Case for Shipping

A little knowledge and forethought can not only save you money on our initial case purchase, but also save you ongoing shipping cost, and provide better protection for your valuable items. Click Here to Read Article

Trade Show Shipping Cases: How to Loose the Weight, and Still Survive the Exhibit Hall War Zone

The high cost of trade show shipping has lead to a rethinking of shipping case designs, and the materials used to construct them. Frequent rough handling makes this an interesting challenge for trade show professionals trying to save money while protecting valuable equipment. Click Here to Read Article

Travel Case Diet Tips - 5 Ways to "Lose Weight" and Check Your Hard Cases Without Paying a Fortune

Airline baggage restrictions are getting more and more stringent. This article helps you choose the optimal cases, custom case interiors, and to reduce package size, and escape size and weight overage charges. Click Here to Read Article

Keep Track of Your Tools With a Visual Management System Inside Your Traveling Tool Case

Using a Visual Management System inside your traveling tool case can save you money by preventing tool loss. Insure that you have all the tools you need for a job, and preventing tool breakage with these intelligent systems. Click Here to Read Article

Are Wood ATA Road Cases A Dying Breed?

In larger shipping case sizes, wood construction is under fire from new, lighter composite panel technology. In travel and carry case sizes, wood is being eclipsed by the recent explosion in less expensive, feature rich injection molded case sizes. Click Here to Read Article