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… Assuming 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 doesn’t go bad on you while in transit.  This means you need to choose the appropriate refrigerant. Did you know that using dry ice is a bad idea in certain seafood shipping scenarios?  What’s more, did you know that using cubed ice could be the worst …

Closed Wed Oct 10th due to Hurricane Michael – Open Thurs Oct 11th

BE SAFE OUR THERE – THIS IS A SERIOUS STORM SO WE’RE PROTECTING OUR PEOPLE… The Magna Team will be huddled indoors or beating feet out of town like everybody else, hunkering down for Hurricane Michael. We will be CLOSED on Wednesday Oct. 10th and likely re-opening on Thursday if there is power. Leave a message with our Customer Service Team at (850)243-1112 if required and we’ll get back to you ASAP.  

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 …

More World-Wide Love for LoBoy!

The LoBoy name has really been making the rounds of late with the travel season kicking off.  We recently received a pic from a cruise ship on the way to Belize, and now we’ve got more including our friends down at the Ace Hardware store in Destin, Florida.

LoBoy Gets Love on the High Seas!

HOW DOES LOBOY KNOW WHEN TO KEEP IT COLD vs WHEN TO KEEP IT HOT? The question has gone international aboard a Carnival Cruise ship of Mobile, Alabama and headed for Belize! With so many clients from all over the country enjoying LoBoy Foam Coolers, it’s no surprise that the LoBoy Foam Cooler name would show up on a cruise ship on it’s way to Belize!  And now for some shuffle-board and an umbrella cocktail!

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, …