Packaging Solutions For Shipping Perishable Items

Are you a business that sells seafood to buyers in markets across the country? Are you a manufacturer of vaccines that need to make a shipment across the country? Or are you even just a stellar grandma that wants to send her lovely grandchildren some fresh baked goods and meals to their college dorm? Regardless…read more

Part One: What Is A Perishable Product That Might Be Shipped?

As a manufacturer of commercial ice packs you have undoubtedly heard us discussing perishable items in the past, and the importance of pairing them with ice packs for shipping. Perishable items account for a large portion of commercially shipped products, as manufacturing locations are usually isolated a great distance from their many intended markets. When…read more

What To Look For In A Commercial Ice Pack For Shipping

If you own a  business that deals with the shipping of perishable products on a day-to-day basis, you likely have been shopping around the market for a wholesale ice pack that is tough enough to get the job done — after all, your business only makes money when your perishable product makes it to its…read more

Why Your Your Company Should Use Herolily Wholesale Ice Packs For Shipping

For years there has been a debate about whether or not buying items (of any kind) in bulk is the right move for a business. There are plenty of people that suggest buying items in bulk is a misleading purchase, as people think they will save and then end up getting scammed — but on…read more

Why You Might Ship Perishables This Summer

Hardly ever does someone find themselves in a situation where they think to themselves “You know what? I am going to ship a refrigerated item across the country.” But you know what? It is a lot more common than you thing. Luckily, there is a such thing called ice packs for shipping. As a provider…read more

How To: Shipping Perishable Foods Part Two

In one of our previous blogs we discussed the different types of cooling mechanisms, including the Herolily ice packs for shipping, that can be used for shipping perishable items like food. In today’s blog, we would like to continue that conversation by discussing the steps that should be taken before you ship the items. Choosing…read more

Five Ways To make Your Own Ice Packs

If you are a parent, or simply just an accident prone person, there is no such thing as having too many ice packs. When you child falls, or if you get an “owie” of your own, you’re probably going to want to get some ice on it right away. In today’s post, Herolily, your ice…read more

Herolily Presents: The Coldest Human Settlement In The World

Odds are, you have never heard of the city in Siberia that holds the record for coldest human inhabited settlement in the world. Oymyakon, internationally dubbed “the coldest town on earth,” is inhabited by around 500 permanent residents. Most visitors only come to satisfy their curiosity of what the coldest town in on earth really…read more

Herolily Presents: Issues With Refrigerated Trucking

  Today, instead of just talking about ice packs for shipping, we will be discussing refrigerated trucks and a couple issues that you might encounter when you use them. A refrigerated truck is, well, exactly what it sounds like. Insulated trucks are meant to cool perishable products during transportation, essentially making it a very large…read more