Choosing How To Keep Seafood Cold When Shipping In Foam Coolers

Keeping Seafood Cold When Shipping Long Distances – Dry Ice Vs. Gel Packs

As To Whether You Should Use Gel Packs or Dry Ice When Shipping Seafood Catches or Purchases… Let’s say you’re going to use a foam shipping cooler to ship home your most recent catch from the charter fishing boat or from the great adventure you recently enjoyed at the local seafood store.  The one thing you want to make sure of is that your cargo inside your insulated shipping box doesn’t go bad on you while in transit.  This means you need to choose the appropriate refrigerant. To Dry Ice or NOT To Dry Ice? Did you know that using dry ice is a bad idea in certain seafood shipping …

Are you ready for the next tropical storm or hurricane - use this checklist!

A 23-Point Hurricane Preparadness Checklist

Tropical Storm or Hurricane Aftermath – Nothing Worse Than Being Caught Unprepared! Our most recent article discusses 23 basic supplies that can help you make it through the aftermath of a tropical storm or hurricane with a greater advantage than people who fail to prepare – and it all begins with the right foam cooler ice chest that’s thick walled, superior-grade, light-weight, low cost, and allows you to have several of them to share if you wish and still have plenty of money left over for other supplies.  This checklist is practical in that it ensures you have what you need in advance so you won’t have to rely so …

Magna Teams Up With Walmart – A WEAR Channel 3 Interview

The Magna team extends a warm “Thank You” to Christopher Saul and the rest of Pensacola’s WEAR Channel 3’s News Team for their recent visit and tour of our Fort Walton Beach, Florida manufacturing plant as well as an in-depth interview with Magna’s General Manager, Kenny Watkins highlighting our participation in Walmart’s wonderful local vendor program. ABOUT THE WALMART ‘BUY LOCAL, BUY AMERICAN’ PROGRAM: As part of Magna Manufacturing’s daily effort to make product we can be proud of widely available to a public demanding more bang for a hard-earned dollar, our company teamed up with retail mega-giant Walmart in the Spring of 2013 as part of their ‘Buy Local, …

Original 50-Year Old LoBoy Cooler Shows Why Quality Wins Over The Long Term!

LoBoy Foam Coolers – Made With Pride, Built To Last – The BEST Foam Cooler in the USA! The Magna team is very excited to have come across one of our original coolers from when we first began production 50 years ago.  The years have passed and many things in the world have changed, but our commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction is the same now as it was five decades ago. This ice chest was one of the first ones to roll off the line back in 1967 and someone was still making use of it when we found it and with the original tape on the lid.  It …

LoBoy Foam Coolers 50 Years Making Highest Quality Coolers in the USA

Celebrating 50 Years of Making The Best Foam Coolers in the USA!

Magna Manufacturing got it’s start in 1967 as a result of one man’s desire to create an EPS (Expanded Polystyrene) Foam Cooler that would actually last more than a day at the beach or while fishing. The first “LoBoy Thick Wall Foam Coolers” arrived in Destin, Florida in 1967. The company’s name back then was Insul-Pak (the very name given to our Insulated Shipping Boxes & Insulated Foam Shipping Containers).  Thanks to our high-quality standard and great pricing, our company grew by leaps and bounds over the years and was eventually purchased by Mr. Paul Owens in 1983, at which time its name was changed to Magna Manufacturing, Inc. Mr. …

Insulated Shipping Boxes Labels Branding by Insulpak and LoBoy

Putting Labels on Foam Insulated Shipping Boxes for Building Your Brand

Here’s 4 Profit-Boosting Reasons Why Branding Your Shipping Packages Can Increase Business. Why putting the right label on your insulated shipping boxes is a profitable way to increase brand recognition, promote customer loyalty, and build brand trust. Thousands of companies doing mail-order business use insulated foam coolers and shipping boxes ensure seafood, meats, medicines, and other goods reach customers and clients in excellent condition.