When it comes to protecting items during shipping, packing foam is an ideal way to ensure safety. Since it absorbs shocks and impacts while providing support, foam packaging is ideal for protecting a range of items during shipping. We offer several options for adding the reliable solution of packaging foam to protect your items.
Ensure Safe Storage and Shipping with Packaging Foam
Foam packaging is one of the best ways of making sure that an item leaves its box in the condition it was put in. 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 a favorite option. 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, this type of foam is a great solution for safely transporting any type of item. We can custom cut foam packing material to meet the needed specifications to ensure a secure fit. Available in both regular and extra firm, this packing foam comes in smooth styles, as well as eggcrate, to accommodate a range of needs.
Used primarily with electronics, anti-static packaging foam is made to slowly and safely dissipate any electrostatic charges created by the item itself or any other surrounding items, as well as eliminate occurrences of electrostatic between the product and humans. Perfect for adding protection to the shipment of items such as circuit boards, computer chips, and other electronics, purchase this reliable foam packing material in sheets or let us custom cut to meet the specifics of your need. It is also available in eggcrate patterns for added support of larger items.
Pick and Pull Grid Foam
When looking for an affordable solution for shipping foam that is customizable to your exact needs, the pick and pull grid insert may be the right choice. Available in both charcoal and our anti-static pink foam, this option is easy to separate by hand and can be placed inside of guitar cases, weapon cases, and more thanks to its ability to fit comfortably around almost any item. We offer a range of options for this style of foam packaging, including eggcrate which makes for a reliable lid for added protection, solid sheets perfect for placement on the bottom of packages or cases, and pick and pull grid for the sides or extra wrapping of items.
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 case needs to medical supplies packaging and mechanical packaging, rest assured our team of experts will create a foam solution you can trust for your most valuable items. Whether you need one case or thousands, our custom foam services are ready to help.
Perfect for moving breakable items from location to location, these profiles use the best in reliable foam to create a protection for edges of glass, mirrors, artwork, furniture, appliances, and more. Available in a variety of lengths and channel dimensions, this solution makes moving easier and less stressful. Designed to absorb the impact and shocks items may come in contact with during the journey, rest assured your belongings are adequately protected for peace of mind.
One of the most affordable solutions, this one-time use foam is great for transporting products with added protection against damage. It can be used with dishes, holiday ornaments, or other items of a delicate nature. Available in varying levels of thickness and sheet sizes to accommodate a range of needs, this foam solution can be custom cut to meet your exact needs.
At Foam Factory Inc., we offer the best in ems of quality and performance at an affordable price to ensure the best value for our customers. Our focus on providing only the highest standards of foam manufacturing 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 comes with an assortment of possibilities, such as anti-static for electronics, eggcrate and Pick N Pull.
What is packing foam made of?
Packing foam is typically made of a polymer matrix that uses small bubbles of air or gas, and combines them 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.