Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a minimum order?
1 x 20' container, your options high cube, palletized or stuff loaded by a stuffing crew.
How many boxes fit in a 20' container
Approximately 700-1000 handable cartons (boxes) of par-baked products. Some cartons have nine articles per box, some may have fifteen articles. Box dimensions and stuffing plan may change total number of boxes loaded.
How many boxes fit in a 40' container (High Cube)
Approximately 1200-1400 handable cartons (boxes) of par-baked products. Some cartons have 9 articles per box some cartons 60 smaller articles. Box dimensions and stuffing plan may change total number of boxes loaded.
How are the par-baked products shipped?
In a refrigerated container, often times referred to as a "reefer." The container may be palletized or to maximize capacity none palletized, instead stuff loaded by a crew without the use of pallets.
Types of pallets
There are various types of pallets. The common are "Europallets" and standard pallets. The size of "Europallets" is 800mm x 1,200mm while the size of standard pallets is 1,000mm x 1,200mm.
How many pallets fit into a 20' or 40' container?
A 20'ft container can hold eleven "Europallets" in one tier or nine to ten standard pallets in one tier while a 40' container can hold 23-24 "Europallets" in one tier or 20-21 standard pallets in one tier.
What type of Payment Terms do you have?
Ex Works (EXW) Factory, manufacture after payment. Funds may be transferred via direct bank wire or business check. Funds must clear before manufacture.
Do you offer samples?
Yes, samples may be shipped, depending on product and availability. Client pays for shipping and handling charges. Some products may not be available to send via air mail.
Can I become your distributor, what about exclusive rights?
Yes and no, it depends on your geographic location and our discretion. Exclusive rights are reserved for established companies who are able to move high volume of product, and furthermore after a trial period.
What happens if my order doesn't fit into the container?
Or there's extra room left over?
We subtract some products from the order. In case there is extra room left over we will add product to fill the container. It is good to let us know what type of product you want for us to "fill in" when this happens so that the loading crew does not have to wait for approval, considering time is of the essense.
Box count may vary
Loading numbers are approximate estimates as some boxes size varry.