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Packing case study - Summers Place

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Having worked closely with Summers Place auctions for several years we were asked to provide a quotation for a  full packaging and shipping service for approx 50 large stoneware garden sculpture to 2 destinations in the USA via sea freight.

Client Proposal

Following an onsite meeting at Summers Place we measured the items and provided as follows:
  • A quotation for manufacturing for the wooden crates / shrink wrapped palletised items
  • A door to door shipping quotation for 3 x 40ft containers to the 2 destinations in the USA


As a result of this initial meeting and our quotation we were instructed to proceed in the complete pack, shipping and insurance of this consignment, door to door.
The process included:
  • Supply of wooden crates
  • Packaging sculptures into crates and onto custom pallets for shrink wrapping.
  • Secure loading to sea freight containers
  • Sea freight shipping services door to door including licences and customs clearances, UK & USA
To discuss your packing and case-making requirements with us, call us on(UK) +44 (0)800 612 5060 or (International) +44 (0)1582 493099, or contact us here for more information.
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