Choosing the right packaging for Mail Order, Part 1
We are going to look at the items we have available in our
online shop for sending goods out via the postal system or by courier
despatch. Many of these items being
popular with mail order companies and ebay traders. We will kick off with book wraps and postal tubes, but come back next week when we compare our range of protective mailing bags.
We talked about Book Wraps back in February in our guide to
buying boxes at Packaging Supplies. But
as book wraps are so versatile, we have included them here too as they are the
perfect way to package and protect items such as books, CD’s and DVD’s for mailing
The book wraps have an adjustable height enabling either
single or multiple items to be packaged and there is no need for any additional
taping because they have a handy peel and seal strip included in the design.
Postal tubes are a strong brown cardboard tube which can be
supplied with protective polyethelyne end caps.
Postal tubes are the perfect way for sending out paperwork
such as plans, prints or posters without the need for folding or creasing your
When using a postal tube there is no need for additional
wrapping or packaging, just simply attach a documents enclosed wallet to the
outside of your postal tube with the consignee name and address.
In our online shop we stock one standard size of postal
tube, however postal tubes can be manufactured to order in almost any length and
diameter within 7 days.
If you would like further information on postal tubes
manufactured to order, please contact Packaging Supplies.