Packaging tips: How to order materials and packing supplies

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When it comes to e-commerce logistics, proper packaging is essential to ensure that precious goods arrive at their destination safely and securely. Different items require different types of packaging for optimal protection during transit, and choosing the right materials to prevent damage is crucial.

At DHL Express Singapore, we offer a wide range of packing supplies suitable for a large variety of shipment items. From boxes to envelopes, packaging flyers for documents and other packing supplies and materials. Designed to cater to all your shipping needs, our selection of packaging material enhances the security of your items, whether you're shipping antique furniture to your customer’s new house or sending an important parcel across the world.

Step-by-step guide to ordering supplies from DHL Express

Ordering your shipping supplies for your packages from DHL Express Singapore is also extremely easy and convenient. Simply visit our DHL Express Singapore website and take the following steps to get started.

Step 1: Visit MyDHL+

First, visit MyDHL+ and navigate to the Order Supplies page. From there, take a look at the type of packaging you need, such as boxes, envelopes, or flyers. We carry a variety of packing materials in different sizes and dimensions to suit your specific shipping requirements.

Step 2: Choose packing materials

Next, select the packing materials that are best suited for your shipment. As a golden rule in choosing the perfect packaging, always ensure that your item fits securely and snugly in the packing boxes or envelopes so that they will not be moving around excessively during shipping.

For example, brittle items like glassware or ceramic may not be able to withstand the impact of collisions thus, ensuring that your items are fitted nicely into their cardboard or carton packing boxes helps prevent accidental damage to your packages during transit. This can also help save unnecessary costs associated with returned goods from your customers.

You should also make your decisions based on the maximum weight and dimensions of the items or goods you are shipping so that the packaging can provide ample protection.

Step 3: Place the order

At DHL Express Singapore, we make it easy for everyone to access our high-quality packing supplies. If you do not have an account, simply input "NA" in the DHL Account Number field.

Once you have made your choice of packaging, proceed to the next page to fill out the order supplies form. This final step ensures we have all the necessary information to process your order and promptly deliver your packing materials.

Packaging limitations to consider

While DHL Express Singapore offers a wide range of packaging materials for most shipments, it's important to note that they may not be suitable for Dangerous Goods or temperature-controlled shipping. If you're unsure if your shipment falls under these categories, contact our experts for guidance.

Make shipping a breeze with DHL Express

At DHL Express, we're committed to providing our customers with high-quality packaging boxes, supplies and reliable shipping services. With DHL Express' packing supplies, you can rest assured that your goods will remain well protected throughout the whole shipping process until it reaches their destination. Read our packaging guide to learn more about how you can best protect your shipment.

On top of providing you with the necessary packaging materials, we also offer various logistics services to make your shipping experience smoother and hassle-free. DHL Express covers everything, from customs clearance support to international shipment tracking, shipping insurance and more.

So why not make your life easier and order your packing flyers, envelopes or boxes from DHL Express today? And if you want to tap into other expertise of DHL Express Singapore, consider creating an account to make your next shipment even more seamless

With years of experience under our belts, we can recommend the best course of action for your shipment, simplifying the shipping process. Don't let complexities hold you back. Get started today, and take the hassle out of moving and shipping items so you can focus on growing other aspects of your e-commerce business.