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Guide on Packing and Shipping a Fidget Spinner

Fidget spinners are taking both youngsters and adults by storm. If you are planning to ship fidget spinners as a gift or to a buyer, here are some tips that you should follow to make sure that it arrives in excellent condition.

September 21, 2017
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Helpful Guide on Packing and Shipping a Barbie Doll

Barbie, the iconic fashion doll, is as popular today as when it was first launched in 1959. Not surprising for a doll that has represented all the races and portrayed over 130 careers in its 56-year history. Today, Barbie is more than just a little girl’s Christmas sock stuffer, it is also a most coveted…

June 9, 2015
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Guide: Packing and Shipping Knitted Stuffed Toys

Crocheted or knitted stuffed toy, more popularly known as Amigurumi, is a popular craft which uses knitting or crocheting techniques to create a stuffed toy. Amigurumi are typically cute renderings of animals, but can also include popular personalities, cartoon characters, and other inanimate objects. Using patterns widely available online and among hobbyists, an amigurumi doll…

November 12, 2014
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How to Ship a Yo-yo

The yo-yo is one of the most popular toys of all time. It was first invented in ancient Greece and made even more popular in the 1920s. Today, yo-yoing is more than just a pastime, it has become an important part of contemporary culture. Yo-yo competitions are popular all over the world where yo-yo experts…

August 14, 2014
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How to Ship Model Trains

Collecting model trains is a popular hobby that has become a lucrative business. The hobby entails collecting scale models of locomotives and rail cars and placing them in a scaled-down version of a railway system complete with tracks, buildings, model figures, lights, and landscaping. The trains can be powered by batteries or by low voltage…

August 1, 2014
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How To Ship a Video Game Cartridge

Before CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs became the standard for data storage, video games were stored in bulky ROM cartridges. These cartridges are usually simple circuit board encased in a plastic case and are used to play pioneering home video game consoles such as those manufactured by Atari and Nintendo. Today, these cartridges are rendered…

June 3, 2014
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How to Ship Hula Hoops

A hula hoop is a ring that is twirled around the waist, limbs or neck. Hula hooping is a popular recreational activity for kids and have also become a form of exercise for adults. Traditional hoops were made from a variety of natural materials such as willow, rattan, grapevines, bamboo and stiff grasses. Aside from…

February 14, 2014
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How to Ship Action Figures

An action figure is a character figurine that has joints that allow its extremities to be bent, rotated or articulated in a variety of poses. A very popular toy for boys, action figures are usually based on famous personalities and characters from films, cartoons, comic books, computer games, sports, etc. While most commonly marketed as…

November 21, 2013
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Important Tips When Packing and Shipping Model Ships

Building model ships is not only a popular hobby among enthusiasts but has also become a lucrative source of extra income for many modelers. Model ships can be scale models of popular battleships, cruise liners, steamboats, yachts and other marine vessels made from commercially-available model kits or from scratch based on the imagination of the…

August 23, 2013
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How to Ship Lego Models

Lego is one of the most popular toys in the world. Building a variety of items from automobiles to buildings from these colorful interlocking bricks have been a favorite pastime among children since its introduction in 1949. These toys are so engaging that some individuals seemed to have refused to outgrow their penchant for the…

July 30, 2013
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How to Ship a Pedal Car

Pedal cars are great gifts to toddlers and young children. In fact, these pedal-powered vehicles are always on the wish list of young tots. These toys come in a variety of styles and can be made from metal or plastic. Kids get both physical and mental benefits from playing with pedal cars. These toys encourage…

July 28, 2013
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How to Ship a Paintball Gun

Paintball guns or markers are not classified as firearms and can be easily shipped without any problems in the post office or in any carrier as long as you have it packed properly. To be safe, avoid placing labels with the word “gun” on the package to avoid any issues. If any of the post…

June 24, 2013
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How to Ship a Rocking Horse

Rocking horses are traditional children’s toys, usually shaped like a horse and mounted on rockers similar to a rocking chair. They are made from different materials including wood, leather, and plastic. There are also plush rocking horses that look like stuffed animals mounted on a wooden rocker base. Some even feature real horse hair for…

March 26, 2013
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How to Ship Boxed Toys

Toy collecting is undeniably one of the most popular hobbies today. For some, trading toys has become a lucrative business with hard-to-find and collectible items fetching for thousands of dollars! Rare and vintage pieces in mint condition that come in their original boxes are most sought after by serious collectors even if they cost an…

March 20, 2013
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How to Ship Stuffed Animals

Stuffed animals make great all-occasion gifts especially for kids but they can also be appreciated by grown-ups who are into collecting these plush and cuddly toys. They come in a variety of sizes and materials and made in many different forms, often resembling animals or popular cartoon characters. Because they are soft and usually don’t…

February 19, 2013
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How to Ship Antique Dolls

Antique dolls are collectible and can be quite valuable. If you are shipping your antique dolls to a buyer or a loved one, the following guideline can help ensure that your precious doll arrives in perfect condition and ready to be admired and appreciated. Use a shipping box that can accommodate your doll, with 3…

April 26, 2011
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Practical Tips When Shipping Toys

Shipping toys, either to a buyer or as gifts, is easy as long as done properly.  The following tips can help ensure that the toys you are shipping will arrive safely and in good condition. The first thing to consider is the shipping container. A good sturdy box made from corrugated cardboard that is big…

April 15, 2011
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