Aside from romantic dates and intimate dinner, there are other ways on how you can show to your partners how special they are. Some sing their favorite song, and others prefer to send special delivery of flowers or chocolate to their loved ones.
This Valentine’s Day some couples make some special effort to make their partners happy. The most common thing is through special delivery of foods, flowers or anything sweet to their special someone.
This is most especially true for those who are on a long-distance relationship or unable to see their loved ones because of some circumstances. People who work far away from their families usually sort to this kind of thing.
Since they cannot personally attend or be with their partners during this period, they still want to show how much they care through special delivery of gifts.
But one of the problems during this delivery is how to preserve the items. Making sure that the items are well preserved or stay fresh upon special delivery is a great challenge.
If not well taken care of some foods turned out to be soggy upon delivery, cakes are smashed or the foods are spoiled. This has always been a problem that every delivery personnel has to solve. Some of these challenges are humidity, extreme temperatures, and even staleness or spoilage.
Luckily there are some things that you can do in order to save your delivery from disaster. This will also make sure that the food or items you wanted to send to your special someone will not be spoiled and will stay fresh as much as possible.
Use watertight plastic or containers.
The most common problem that you might face during special delivery, especially for food, is sogginess. Containers and other boxes that easily leak is not ideal for food delivery.
To prevent this issue from happening, avoid using leak boxes or if you cannot avoid using it try to make use of thick plastic liner and cover the inside of your container with it. You can also use an absorbent pad above the liner to prevent leaks.
Also, you can use a watertight plastic bag to make sure that the container is completely sealed.
Use proper insulation in order to keep the product frozen.
Some food and flowers need to remain frozen in order to keep them fresh. Use proper insulating containers such as coolers to keep them frozen for a longer period of time or until the product was delivered.
Use insulated foam or thermal bubble wraps for it can help keep your product stay frozen for a longer period of time.
Create an airtight seal.
If you are planning to send some cakes or chocolate to your special someone, it is important to keep them safe and stable during the delivery in order to not ruin its appearance and keep it fresh. Use plastic wraps to seal the cake, you can use shrink wrap to protect sturdy goodies such as pies.
For delicate cakes, make sure to wrap it gently using plastic wrap. For cupcakes, make sure to use a cupcake holder and put them in an individual space to keep them from impact during delivery.
Use the best refrigerant for cold or frozen items.
For special delivery, it is best to use highly refrigerant products in order to preserve the food you are trying to deliver. Techni Ice pack is best for delivery since it can stay frozen for a very long period of time.
It is also safe for food contact since Techni Ice is non-toxic so it is safe for food contact. Unlike wet ice, Techni Ice will stay dry, there is no need to worry for water leaks that may cause your food to become soggy. It is the best alternative for dry ice and is much affordable compared to dry ice.
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