Packaging Design and Development Lab
FedEx procedures for testing packaged products
In a lab environment, our packaging testing team eliminates the guesswork by conducting package performance tests for your FedEx® shipments. For more information on the testing procedures, download our guides:
Apply for package-sample testing
To submit package samples for testing, download and complete the FedEx Packaging Test Application (321 Kb PDF). The FedEx Packaging Test Application is available only in English and must be completed/submitted in English only.
Please note that federal, legal and regulatory requirements prevent us from returning certain commodities, including wine and alcohol shipments.
Apply for package-design assistance
To request package-design assistance, download and complete the FedEx Packaging Design Application (82 Kb PDF). The FedEx Packaging Design Application is available only in English and must be completed/submitted in English only.
For detailed instructions about submitting your packaging for testing or design recommendations, contact a FedEx field packaging engineer at email@example.com or request a referral from your FedEx account executive.