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FedEx Packaging Lab

FedEx Packaging Lab

A state-of-the-art facility offering small package and freight testing.

A state-of-the-art facility offering small package and freight testing.

Get complimentary package testing for your business.

You’ve invested significant time, talent, and resources in developing your products — testing and choosing proper packaging not only protects that investment, but also has many other benefits. Here are just a few:

Save Shipping Costs

Save money on re-shipping damaged products and replacements.

Maximize Productivity

Spend less time processing claims and handling customer complaints.

Boost Customer Loyalty

Keep customers happy by ensuring packages arrive safely and securely.

Protect the Environment

Reduce waste by choosing the right packing materials for your products.

Can your packaging pass the test?

If you are a business and already have a FedEx account, basic package testing services are available for you at no extra charge.

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Package Testing Process

Learn how to complete and submit your application and prepare your packages properly for lab testing.

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Get Packing Guides

Review our comprehensive guides to learn how to pack perishables, freight, clinical samples, and more.

*Please note that these services are provided in the U.S. and available in English only.