ABOUT US

John
Hi I’m John, I served six years in the Air Force, then went to Long Beach State on the GI Bill. Upon graduating, I acquired a position in the computer industry as an engineering consultant.

I also was a Packaging Engineer with McDonnell Douglas which in 1977 led to my decision to start the Wrapit Packit Shipit crate co.
Bob
Hi I’m Bob, after a number of years with United Parcel Service in a logistic capacity, I met John. Early on he asked me to come aboard. I then developed our traffic management system. This as you will see has created a clean streamlined way of selecting a shipper from a large variety of carriers.

Our combined engineering and shipping knowledge is the reason you can depend on WPS. We design, build and deliver a well thought out product in a cost effective and timely manner.  If you need our shipping expertise, we evaluate your level of service, location and of course cost. Bob’s knowledge and relationship with a multitude of shipping companies, gives us the ability to select the correct shipper for your particular needs.
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How Do Shipping Companies Work?

Shipping companies transport goods across the world through high-capacity trucks and ships. They typically cater to bulk transport both locally and internationally.

Shipping services play an integral role in the distribution of goods. But their services are more than transporting a package from point A to point B. Shipping companies are responsible for securing assets during transit. Since these assets can be anything – motorcycles, heavy equipment, perishable items – shipping companies use specialized and climate-controlled containers.

Moreover, a shipping company in Orange County, for instance, has to handle digital warehousing, which includes inventory monitoring, pickup location identification, loading, unloading, and much more.

Some shipping companies also offer warehouse fulfillment, where manufacturers deliver and store their goods ready for delivery. When a customer orders something, the item is already on the shipping company's premises – which means a faster delivery time.
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Shipping companies bridge the distance between manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and consumers. They ensure that the goods are in continuous circulation and are spread evenly.

How Do I Choose A Shipping Company?

When hiring a shipping company in Orange County, consider a business with a local presence like WPS. This will ensure that your goods are picked up and shipped quickly.

Proper licenses are also essential to prevent any impediment to the movement of goods. You should also check a shipping company's insurance policies to guarantee that your products are well-protected.

Inquire about the delivery method of the company, too. It could be via ship, truck, or air. Different shipping methods have different fulfillment speeds. Lastly, ensure that the shipping services' rates fit your budget. If you are shipping frequently, you may qualify for a discount for your regular business. For more information please contact us.