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Receiving Requirements

 

Material Receiving Requirements

 

CARTONS: All material must be packed in cartons.  Size should conform as closely as possible to the contents. Skid cartons are acceptable for letters, buckslips, brochures, self-mailers, and components that skid cartons will not damage the material.

 

Test Strength: 200 Pounds (minimum) (for cartons)

 

Gross Weight: Not to exceed 40 pounds (for cartons)

 

Identifications:  Each carton (skid carton) must be identified on the outside with material name, version name, code and quantity per carton.  Please attach a sample of the component to the outside of the carton (skid carton).
DO NOT MIX CODES/VERSIONS WITHIN CARTONS

 

PALLETS:  All material must be on pallets, slip-sheeted or bed loaded trailers will not be accepted.  48” x 40” wooden pallets should be used.

 

Dimensions:  Not to exceed 48” in length.  Open side (fork side) must have a dimension of 48”. Height must not exceed 52” including pallet.

 

Weight:  Not to exceed 1,800 pounds.

 

Securing Load: Material must be secured to pallet in a manner such as to inhibit shifting and crushing of contents.  Banding with metal or plastic, stretch wrapping and shrink-wrapping are acceptable methods.

 

Identification:  Each pallet should contain only one code/version.

 

 

 

 

PACKING LIST: A packing list must accompany each shipment outlining the following minimal information:

1.  Material name
2.  Number of cartons by version name or code
3.  Number of pieces by version name or code
4.  Customer name and job number
5.  Total number of skids, with a separate line showing the number of mixed skids included in the total.

 

PLEASE FAX THE PACKING LIST, PRIOR TO SHIPPING, TO (847)-215-9230

This will enable us to be fully prepared to receive your material.

 

RECEIVING HOURS:  Materials will only be accepted Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Special arrangements must be made with Receiving for any deliveries outside of these hours.


SHIPMENTS WITH OUT PROPER PAPER WORK MAY BE REFUSED.

 

SHIPPING ADDRESS:

550 Northgate Parkway

Wheeling, IL 60090                 

847-215-9054  847-215-9230 Fax