Whether large or small, your customers rely on you to ship your products safely. Packaging foam is an essential tool to safeguard your items during shipping, and to ensure that they arrive as intended. We have fully stocked our inventory to provide one of the largest varieties of packaging foam protection to keep your products or personal items safe.
Protection During Shipping and Storage with Packaging Foam
Packaging Foam is one of the best ways of making sure that an item is taken out of the box in the same condition it was inserted. Depending on what you’re looking to package, some foams may be better suited to the task than others.
When looking for a versatile shipping foam, charcoal is often a favorite. It can be used for a variety of items while offering an attractive dark color that is nearly impossible to soil or stain. When used for packaging purposes, Charcoal foam is a great choice to safely transport any item. This packaging foam can also be custom cut to meet your specifications. Available in both regular and firm options, this packing foam comes in smooth, solid pieces, as well as eggcrate, to accommodate a range of needs.
Used primarily with electronics, anti-static packaging foam is made to safely dissipate any electrostatic charges, as well as eliminate occurrences of electrostatic between the product and humans. Anti-static foam is perfect for adding protection to the shipment of items such as circuit boards, computer chips, and other electronics. This packaging foam is available for purchase in sheets, or, we can custom cut the foam to meet your specifications. It is also available in eggcrate sheets for added support.
Pick and Pull Grid Foam
When looking for affordable shipping foam options that are easily customizable, our pick and pull grid foam is the right choice. Available in both charcoal and pink anti-static foam, this product is easy to separate on your own. It can be placed inside guitar cases, weapon cases, and more! To go with our pick and pull foam, we offer complimentary products, including eggcrate for lids and solid sheets for the bottom of cases.
When you need foam inserts for a variety of cases to protect items, we have you covered! Our custom packaging features the best in foam types all expertly cut, with precision, to ensure the best fit. Our team would be happy to create a custom fit for your needs. From musical equipment and hobby cases to medical supply packaging and mechanical packaging, rest assured our team of experts can create a foam product for your most valuable items.
Perfect for moving breakable items from location to location, these profiles create protection for edges of glass, mirrors, artwork, furniture, appliances, and more. Available in a variety of lengths and dimensions, these products makes moving easier and less stressful. Designed to absorb the impact that items may come in contact with during the journey, rest assured your belongings will be adequately protected with our Polyethylene Profiles.
One of the most affordable options, this one-time use foam is great for avoiding damage during transportation. Poly foam can be used with dishes, holiday ornaments, and any other delicate item. This foam is available in varying levels of thickness and sheet sizes to accommodate a range of needs. If you need a custom size, this foam can be cut to meet your specific needs.
At Foam Factory Inc., we offer the best in quality and performance at an affordable price to ensure the best value for our customers. Our focus on providing only the highest standards in foam products ensures a product you can rely on when you need it most. If you have any questions while shopping with us, a member of our friendly staff would be happy to assist you further.
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of foam is used for packaging?
There are actually a variety of foam types used for packaging purposes. For more heavy duty packaging, Polyethylene foam is used. This is a sturdy yet lightweight foam that will protect heavier parts or equipment from damage due to its shock absorption capabilities. For more cushioned packaging, softer Polyurethane foam, such as Charcoal Foam, can be used. Packaging foam can also be ordered for special applications. These foams include: anti-static foam for electronics, eggcrate and Pick and Pull.
What is packing foam made of?
Packing foam is typically made of a polymer matrix that uses small bubbles of air or gas. Those are then combined with heat or pressure to create a solid foam. Additives can also be put in the matrix to create specialty packing materials, such as anti-static foam.