Delivery Information


AMPACK Corp. shipping policies and procedures aims to provide all customers of the Paper Shop Co.  brand of Environmentally Preferable Paper and Disposable products with the best delivery service possible. We offer the flexibility of full truckload and half truckload orders as well as drop-shipments. For International customers, shipping outside of the continental United States we can ship only in full container orders. Please review the guidelines below for more details.

All orders are subject to AMPACK Corp. acceptance. Prices are subject to change without notice. All our customers shall be responsible for payment and reporting of any sales, use taxes, or other charges imposed by any government authority in the state in which they operate.

Container Load Definitions

When ordering, use unit and stack configurations as defined below to best determine what will fit in a container.

Orders are shipped on 20', 40', or 45' full containers when available and these will accommodate 18 to 48 units depending upon the product mix.

A Unit is bundle of cases stacked to a height from 48” to 106”, and with a width/leght size from 40" up to 52" (floor to ceiling trailer space) which will be brake and handloaded in order to maximize the cubic space when shipping over the ocean containers. Units may or may not be palletized. A Bundle is used to configure a unit. When ordering in unit multiples is inconvenient, then unit must be used to assure best fit in the container. Cases per unit can be found on our website in the Product Catalog section and in the Products downloadable PDF file in product category section.

Cut and Fill Items are required on every container order. These items must be a product listed on the purchase order.

  • Full 40’ or 45’ Containers are recommended to maximize best cost of shipping.

  • All Terms are EXW. Unless marked different in the Proforma Invoice and Order Confirmation Documents.

  • Shipper's Letter of Instructions to be provided with Proforma Invoice

  • Lead Time for Container Orders is 25-60 Days from Day of Order Confirmation. Depending on Destination.

Truckload Definitions

When ordering, use unit and bundle configurations as defined below to best determine what will fit in a truck.

Orders are shipped on 53’ trailers and will accommodate 24 to 60 units depending upon the product mix.

A Unit is bundle of cases stacked to a height from 48” to 106”, and with a width/leght size from 40" up to 52" (floor to ceiling trailer space) which will be brake and handloaded in order to maximize the cubic space when shipping over the over the road trucks. Units may or may not be palletized. A Bundle is used to configure a unit. When ordering in unit multiples is inconvenient, then unit must be used to assure best fit in the truck. Cases per unit can be found on our website in the Product Catalog section and in the Products downloadable PDF file in product category section.

Cut and Fill Items are required on every truck order. These items must be a product listed on the purchase order.

  • All half-truckload orders will be accessed a $250.00 stop-off charge. Plus, any and all additional shipping and detention charges.

  • All truckload orders with an additional stop to a single customer (i.e. customer warehouse) will be accessed a $250.00 stop-off charge.

  • Lead Time for Truckload Orders is 10 Working Days from Day of Order Confirmation.

Pallet Sizes Available Shipping Information

  • 40” x 48/53” Bundle Unit, Unload with hand jack. 2-way pallet.

  • 40" x 48/53” Bundle Unit; Floor Loaded, no pallet - slip sheet.

If pallets are desired, there is a $7.00 per pallet charge. Slip sheets have a charge of $3.60 per slip sheet.

Drop Shipments to End Users

Distributors may ship 250-case minimum orders directly to end users for an additional charge of $250.00, under the following conditions:

  • The drop shipment must be within the distributor’s trading zone.

  • The drop shipment must be within a 100-mile radius of the distributor.

  • The distributor must fill the balance of the trailer, and have the remaining shipped to its warehouse.

  • Lead Time for Drop Shipment Orders is 10 Working Days from Day of Order Confirmation.

If a drop shipment is to be palletized or slip-sheeted, please notify Paper Shop Co. at the time of order by adding notes to the order. Routine charges will be applied.

 

 

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