How Do I Best Ship Gumpaste Decorations

Decorating By heavenly24 Updated 20 Apr 2010 , 1:14am by ChoueiriCakeCo

heavenly24 Posted 20 Apr 2010 , 12:43am
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I am looking into selling gumpaste decorations such as flowers,animals,shoes etc.. But am not sure how to best ship these items will out costing a fortune to package. Could anyone out there have any good advice. Appreciate your help icon_biggrin.gif

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heavenly24 Posted 20 Apr 2010 , 12:44am
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I mmeant to say without costing a fortune sorry typing to fast in hurry. Thanks heavenly24

ChoueiriCakeCo Posted 20 Apr 2010 , 1:14am
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I've shipped gumpaste bears and I packaged them by first wrapping them each in plastic wrap, then wrapping bubble wrap around each bear several times. I filled the bottom of the box with packing peanuts, placed the wrapped bears on top side by side, and then filled the rest of the box with more packing peanuts. The box was exactly the right size so the bears didn't move around at all. It may be different for flowers as they are more delicate.

I already had the packing materials on hand so I'm not sure how much it would cost you, but I hth icon_smile.gif

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