According to DHL, it is important to consider factors such as size, weight, dimension, fragility and adequate packing material for the delivery of merchandise to the respective customers.
DHL’s guide “Protect Your Shipment with Good Packaging” describes the different types of protection available – exterior and interior - designed for specific applications.
It also explains proper cushioning techniques on how to position articles inside boxes and offers tips for suitable sealing with adhesive tape. Another entire section includes detailed instructions and illustrations for companies requiring pallet support for their items.
There is also a DHL guide on “Packaging Tips and Advice” offering packaging tips for different types of products including documents, books, liquids, sharp objects, toys, photographs and electronic material.