AFP WBENC WBE Certificate

Cases & Case Inserts

Since 1978, at AFP, Inc. we have provided the highest quality protective packaging for retail, direct shipping, and a whole host of additional industries. Our high level of experience enables us to provide premium quality specialty products, including Cases & Case Inserts. No matter what product needs to be protected, our standard and custom inserts provide highly effective and aesthetically pleasing solutions. We are there for our clients at every step of the process, from design and manufacturing to, quality assurance, warehousing, on-time delivery, and various ancillary services.

ATA Case
ATA Case

We use the most advanced materials for all of our Cases & Case Inserts. Some of the cases we most frequently manufacture inserts for include molded plastic, aluminum, and all types of ATA-approved cases. We design and fabricate both standard and custom internal cushioning to accommodate all of our customers' products and specialty needs. Our products include ridged and soft cases, as well as fully customized ATA cases. We use linings that include stock or custom foam, cut to meet our customers' exact specifications and requirements. Customers from all different industries have relied on our custom cases and inserts. These have included firearms, biomedical, audio/visual, sports, trade shows, and many others.

Quality is of the utmost important to us at AFP. We base our quality off of the ISO 9001:2008 standards. We also provide all different levels of testing, regularly administering vibration, compression shock, atmospheric, and accelerated aging tests, among many others. Our capabilities stretch beyond just providing protective case inserts and include many different secondary services. Some of these include component sourcing, warehousing, distribution, bar coding, drop shipping, laser etching, and custom graphics, making us a single source solution for many of our customers' complex projects.

Our lead times are among the most competitive in the industry and are quoted on a job by job basis. Rush and emergency services are available by request as well.

Cases & Case Inserts
Pelican Packaging

Pelican Cases

We are proud to partner with Pelican Products, Inc. Based just south of Los Angeles in Torrance, California, Pelican has produced high-performance cases since 1976. These include watertight, crushproof, and dustproof options such as the 1040 Micro Case. Made from polycarbonate and TL-426 4 lb. Esther foam, these cases meet the most rigorous standards of quality. Each case is manufactured in accordance with IP67 and is able to withstand submersion less than one meter of water for up to 30 minutes. Used extensively for hardware and transportation, Pelican cases are trusted by some of the industry’s biggest companies for top level product protection. Pelican is so confident about the quality of their products; their cases come with a lifetime guarantee of excellence. We have provided Pelican cases for clients in all different industries, in locations that span from across the United States to Mexico, Latin America, and China.

For more information about our Cases & Case Inserts, please see the information below or contact us directly.

Custom Case Insert Highlights

General Capabilities
Packaging Design
Packaging Development
Packaging Test
Case Inserts
 Manufacturing
Warehousing
JIT (Just-In-Time)
VMI )Vendor-Managed-Inventory)
Kanban
Types of Cases
Molded Plastic
Aluminum
ATA
Pelican™
Features
Foam Lined (Stock or Custom)
Ridged Cases
Soft Cases
Fully custom ATA Cases
Secondary Services Offered
Assembly
Kitting Services (combining 2 products together as an offer)
Package Design
Component Sourcing
Warehousing
Distribution
Supply Chain Management
Drop Shipping
Bar Coding
Lot Inspection
Validating
Rework/Redesign Services
Custom Graphics and Print
Laser Etching (Labels)
Routering
Production Volume
Specialty Production Shop
High Volume
Large Run
Long Run
Large Scale Production Volume Run
Lead Times Available
Determined on job by job basis

Additional Information

Industry Focus
Defense
Commercial Products
Oil and Gas
Solar Product Manufacturing
Aerospace
Automotive
Biomedical
Communications
Electronic Components
Medical
Food and Beverage
Military
Semiconductor Equipment
Agricultural
Architectural
Construction
Chemical
Optical
Pharmaceutical
Audio/Visual
Trade Shows
Athletic Training
Sports
Marketing
Industry Contract Packaging Standards/Certifications
Quality System based off ISO 9001:2008 Standard
Testing Capabilities and Standards
Vibration Testing
Shock Testing
Compression Testing
ISTA & ASTM Product Packaging Test Protocols
Packaging Association Links
Institute of Packaging Professionals
AICC
Efficiency
Six Sigma Methodology
Lean Manufacturing (ROHS & REACH Certifications)
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