Archive for February, 2014

A Custom Case Can Protect Your Valuables During Travel

Monday, February 24th, 2014

With summer growing closer every day, travel and vacations are undoubtedly on your mind. There are, however, some downsides to traveling – like ensuring your electronic instruments and other valuables reach their destination safely. Because, let’s face it, airline baggage handlers are not known for their delicate touch. And if you are traveling with delicate electronics or fragile items, this could make traveling an incredibly stressful experience.Custom Cases

Don’t let broken or damaged items ruin your vacation. Protect your delicate instruments and other valuables with a custom case from Packaging Strategies Incorporated (PSI)!

Custom cases from Packaging Strategies Incorporated (PSI) – designed to fit your unique needs – ensure that your valuable possessions reach their destination unharmed.

Benefits of Custom Cases from PSI

  • Extremely durable
  • Heavy-duty
  • Lightweight
  • Shock resistant / resistant to impact
  • Air tight
  • Water proof
  • Resistant to corrosion
  • Built to withstand a lifetime of use
  • Built to fit YOUR needs

PSI delivers rugged cases engineered to your payloads weight, size and vulnerability with shock and environmental testing available. Whether you require single lid, double entry rack cases, custom foam inserts or deck mounted protective cases, PSI will meet your needs.

If you’re interested in learning more about our custom cases, please contact Packaging Strategies Inc. by calling 410-547-7877, email, or click here today!

Since 1990, PSI has evolved from a small organization focused on supporting the defense community to a multi-facated company serving both defense and private enterprises.  An ISO 9001 certified and registered company, our in-house design and prototyping services combined with our capability to test and evaluate all package designs guarantees the finished product will work properly.

Located in Baltimore, Maryland, we have manufactured systems integration packages and container solutions (rotationally molded containers, injection molded transit cases, and metal containers) for clientele of all types, from government agencies, large corporations and branches of the military to the private sector.

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What Are The Benefits of Custom Foam Interiors?

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Think of the many different kinds of items that you find yourself packing. No doubt many of them, even most of them, need to be protected by more than just the case that they’re in. The items are fragile, high-value, and important, and the last thing you would want is for them to be damaged in some way. In order to ensure that your items are well taken care of and not left at risk, you should be considering the many advantages of custom foam interiors, such as those provided by PSI Cases in Baltimore.

What do I need to know about Custom Foam Interiors?

The most important thing to know about custom foam interiors is that they are the key to keeping your items safe. Not only does the foam provide a protective barrier around your items, but when custom made by our experts at PSI Cases, all aspects including size, shape, and the fragility of the object, will be accounted for, making for a foam interior that best suits every one of your specific needs. Whether you’re looking to protect an item while it is in transit or to store it safely without worry, custom foam interiors are your answer.

Because they are custom designed, PSI Cases’ foam interiors perform efficiently. They are designed to your specifications, meaning that they only take up the exact amount of space that is required. This makes mass shipments are space and cost effective and that storage is easy and hassle-free.

Yet another benefit of custom foam interiors is that our designers are conscious of the differences in your items. We can ensure that the right kind of material is being used to keep your items safe, and we will work with you to make sure that the end result is exactly what you had in mind and what will best serve your needs.

Don’t forget- the right container for shipping and packaging can make all the difference when it comes to protecting your investments. If you’re looking to work with our designers to create your custom foam interior or to discuss your other customized case options, give us a call at 410-547-7877. You can also send us email at, and be sure to stay up to date with all our latest news on Facebook and Twitter.

Why Do I Need A Custom Medical Case? From Your Baltimore Custom Case Experts

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Many fields require the use of highly specialized and sensitive equipment. The medical field is no exception; from electronics to manual tools to medicines, the types of items those in the medical profession find themselves having to transport can be very susceptible to damage if not treated properly. Luckily, the experts in Baltimore at PSI Cases know this, and know exactly how to help.

What can a Custom Medical Case do for me?

Think of how many delicate instruments are used by those in the medical profession. It’s also true that different types of medicines and treatments require careful handling and a consistent temperature in order to ensure that they are safe and up-to-standards to use. In order to protect these items, you need to look for a case that is made of tough materials, such as heavy-duty welded aluminum and thermoplastic, that can withstand water damage, shock, excessive heart, and airborne bacteria. Your custom medical case by PSI Cases can be made to fit a variety of other needs as well, making for an exceptionally intuitive product. Recessed wheels, removable trays, and graphics are just a few of the things that can be added to your medical case in order to ensure top performance. And to provide extra protection for your items, a custom medical case can be fitted with a custom foam interior that surrounds each item individually, maximizing its safety.

Custom medical cases are not limited in size; in fact, whether you’re looking for a lightweight, handheld case for personal use or a case to transport your mobile CAT scan unit or X-ray machine, PSI Cases can design a case that will be the perfect fit in shape, size, and safety for your items.

Doctors, home nurses, and other medical personnel can all benefit from the convenience and peace of mind offered by a custom medical case from PSI Cases. If you’re looking to get in touch with one of our experts, call 410-547-7877

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What Are The Advantages of Rotational Molding?

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

You have a wide range of options when it comes to selecting the best material to suit your packaging, transport, and storage needs. How do you decide which option is going to be the best fit for you? Educating yourself on the properties and advantages of different materials is the best way to go about your decision-making. Luckily for you, Packaging Strategies Inc. is here to provide their expert insight on one of the top methods of manufacturing cases: rotational molding.

What is rotational molding?

Rotational molding is the name of the process used to shape and form plastic that will make up different kinds of shipping containers and storage cases. What exactly does this process entail? It is unique from most other forms of plastic molding that can involve air-blowing, injection, and high-pressure techniques to shape the plastic. Resin powder is melted inside of the mold itself to allow for customizable size, and because the process does not involve many other steps, it is relatively less expensive than other methods.

Why should I choose a rotational molding case?

One of the main advantages of rotational molding being a low-cost process is that, consequently, the end product is much more affordable. You sacrifice nothing for the lower price as well; rotational molding cases are strong, durable, easy to transport, and easy to customize to your specific needs. It will not warp or change in structure and will protect your items during transit or in storage with no hassle or stress to you.

Roto-Molded Cases

The PSI packaging experts know that the quality of the container you need is of paramount importance and is often the key to keeping your items safe and secure. You can find out more about rotational molding cases and other container options by calling 410-547-7877 or sending an email to

Don’t hesitate to bring your questions to our knowledgeable, reliable designers.