With over 100 years of experience of Crating and Casing behind us we are one of the UK’s most trusted export packing companies. We are professional export packers, our mission is to ensure that your goods are fully protected from damage during transit and worldwide shipping.
We are the one-stop shop when it comes to exporting your goods, from collecting and packing your consignment to shipping it to any worldwide destination, no matter how small or large, fragile or valuable, light or heavy, we are the first choice for export packing and freight forwarding.
Every consignment we custom pack for export is treated individually, the weight distribution, lifting points, size, structural strength, overall weight and level of protection required are just some of the things considered for each and every job.
Our team of experienced export packers provide high quality Bespoke packing, Crating and Casing, we provide the very best bespoke export packing available so that your goods are fully protected during transit.
We provide our expert export packing and transit packing services to almost every business sector across the UK.
Our expertise include
Expert export packing and casing services for air, sea and road freight
We offer the best transit packing and timber crating to provide the highest levels of protection
Strong, robust, fit for purpose custom crating and bespoke casing services
Custom built bespoke packing cases and shipping crates for each consignment
Fully enclosed timber casing or open skeletal wooden export crating for shipping worldwide
Two or four-way entry lifting options available on all of our export packing, crating and casing services
Full perimeter and product protection is provided by our bespoke wooden crating and custom casing
All of our bespoke export packing cases and export crating services are ISPM15 compliant
As leading Export Packers of our timber casing and export crating have strengthened lifting points
Export crating, custom casing and transit packing to any specification
On-sight / offsite export packing services are provided by our team of expert export packers
Range of waterproofing options available on all of our international ISPM15 Crating and wooden casing services
Shock, tilt and temperature protection and logging available on all our packing services
Large or small, heavy or light – we pack and ship it – we are the leading casing and crating company
Over 1 million consignments packed and shipped by our team or midlands based export packers
Range of barrier foil, vacuum packing and hermetically sealing options available with our shipping crating and export packing services
Our bespoke crating, custom casing and export packing serices provide the best transit protection available
Crating and Bespoke Packing
Our Crating and palletised / skid based packing solutions provide an excellent alternative when either fully enclosed packaging or full perimeter protection is either not required or is restricted by budget.
We manufacture our Bespoke Shipping Crates and skid based pallets to any specific specification or requirement, they facilitate safe lifting and safe loading for transportation.
Once secured inside our export Crates or onto our bespoke pallets the goods can then be secured effectively throughout transit therefore reducing the risk of damage occurring throughout transportation.
Casing and Custom Packing
We are experts at professionally casing goods ready for export, no job is to small or large, Our team of Expert export packers provide the finest bespoke packing and shipping services available to ensure that your goods are fully protected against damage during transit.
We have vast and unrivaled experience handling and custom packing large, over-sized, and out of gauge machinery and structures of any description utilizing our own case makers to provide fit for purpose ISPM15 crates, packing cases or skid based pallets.
All of our custom export packing services and products are designed and manufactured by our own in-house team located in Birmingham, West Midlands.
Transit Packing and Export Packing Services
JK Francis & Son Ltd are experts at providing Transit Packing solutions, whether it be export packing, custom casing, bespoke crating or loading and securing your goods into shipping containers.
We are the one stop shop for export services, we can a full collection, professional packing and freight forwarding service or receive goods that have already been export packed ready for onward worldwide shipping.
We are one of the leading Export packing companies, based in the Midlands, we have vast experience of packing non-hazardous and dangerous goods, casing and crating everything from over-sized machinery to fragile antiques.
We offer the complete range of packing and freight forwarding services and can provide export packing, palletising, bespoke crating, container loading and freight services as a package or individually.
Bespoke Packing by Expert Export Packers
With over 100 years of experience we are the first choice for protecting and packing your goods, the team at JK Francis & Son know there is no room for error, the design of the packaging and the quality of packing must be right first time every time to avoid any costly damage and delays during transit.
Our Design team are experts at designing wooden ISPM15 export packing cases, shipping crates and bespoke pallets with the appropriate structural strength and lifting points to ensure the finest wooden crating and casing is provided to ensure the safe export and shipping of your goods.
All of our wooden Packing Cases, Export Crates and Bespoke Pallets are custom made for each consignment to ensure that your goods receive the highest level of protection possible.
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At J.K. Francis & Son Ltd we understand that ensuring your goods reach the desired destination in pristine condition is critical to ensuring the satisfaction of your customer. To help you get this right first time we have compiled this short guide, which although not exhaustive may help you in your decision.