Archive for November, 2015

What is a Purge Valve?

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
purge valve

Get your cargo to its destination safely – a purge valve keeps dust and water out while regulating air pressure within.

Here at Packaging Strategies Incorporated, we use the latest technologies to create custom cases to suit any need you can think of. Often, customers need a case that is waterproof to protect the cargo from the elements and extreme environments. We can make that happen using what’s called a purge valve. Any case that is waterproof ought to have one of these. What is a purge valve? Today we’re going to take a look at a little piece that can make a big difference in the effectiveness of your custom case. (more…)

Expanded Polystyrene and Custom Cases

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
expanded polystyrene

Expanded polystyrene – very useful for the needs of some custom cases.

In order to understand what expanded polystyrene and its role in custom cases is, you must first understand exactly what polystyrene is and how it functions. In order to learn more and make the most informed and best possible decisions when it comes to your custom case needs, read on. (more…)

PSI Cases Celebrates Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
veterans day

PSI Cases salutes all military members for their service this Veterans Day.

Today, on this most solemn day, we want to wish all veterans a happy Veterans Day. This is a day to honor and celebrate all of those who served in our armed forces. Today we’re going to take a look at the history of Veterans Day. (more…)

Tips for Shipping Pre-Assembled Products

Thursday, November 5th, 2015
pre-assembled products

Follow these tips to get your pre-assembled products to their destination safely.

Whether you are shipping electronic devices that are ready to use or delicate medical equipment that needs extra care, your customers expect their products to arrive on time and in excellent usable condition. Wherever your products are headed, the packaging that you use is essential to making sure no damage occurs in transit. How can you make sure that your pre-assembled products arrive at your valued customers in great condition and that they trust your company, your packaging partner, and your shipping partner? (more…)