For over 50 years, George B. Woodcock & Co. has been designing, testing and manufacturing top-quality packaging supplies. Our packaging solutions help our customers’ products. As a world-leader in the packaging industry, George B. Woodcock & Co. is able to offer a full-line of products and services; including, boxes and cartons, foam, inflatable packs, mil spec materials, thermoforming, transit cases, wood containers, ISTA testing, and more. We have and want to continue in our focus to provide technical packaging solutions, utilizing Pelican/Hardigg, to all our government accounts. GBW has provided solutions spanning to WWII for packaging light bombers going over seas. GBW has continued to provide our armed forces, ensuring the safety of our valued goods make it safely to the theatre of operations.Our relationships run deep with many of the pioneers of the industry. Norma Lahickey, Chuck English and Frank Puccio all have/had established relationships with Mr. Hardigg, Norm Barstow and many others within the Hardigg family. We are a fully functional MIL-Spec packaging house and have built around that everlasting foundation. Our team members are regarded as the pioneers of MIL-Spec and with their superior knowledge of the product, they have passed this knowledge onto others through the means of lectures, as well as in business relationships. Relationships have been and are continued with all the top engineers and purchasing agents in the Mil-Spec/Aerospace and DOD. We have utilized Hardigg throughout our history to design and fulfill our customers much needed requirements.
GBW has expanded and refined key technical capabilities, in house, to bring to fruition many of our designs and engineered solutions. Our goal is to facilitate our customers’ and partners needs. We are a certified ISTA testing center. We have a full production design team which operates in house providing some of the most innovative designs, when it comes to our foam capabilities. We offer fabrication and packaging solutions, all capable of being done in house and assembled before they leave our docks. This displays our dominant focus to build our technical packaging side of our business. GBW continues to keep up with the latest technologies, ensuring that we are providing our customers with the best solution to fit their needs. We also continue to stock many of the products offered by Pelican, Hardigg and other packaging manufacturers, our customers always come first and we want to ensure that we have what they need, when they need it. To do this we will keep stock on our floor to ease their procurement departments. GBW plans to streamline and add to this process as we move forward, carrying even more Pelican inventory, again always trying to facilitate the needs of our clientele. Not only does our customer come first, but so does our partners at Pelican/Hardigg. Our facility showcases the Pelican/Hardigg brands, hopefully adding value to them by acting upon our professionalism and pride in selling the product produced by the number one case manufacturer in the world! Below are some of our key capabilities, all under one roof in Chatsworth, CA, to help in providing technical packaging solutions:
- ISTA APPROVED TEST CENTER
- WATER JET MACHINES, 2 DYE CUTTERS, CONVOLUTER, SLITTER(all pertaining to our foam capabilities)
- 7 DESIGNERS/Packaging Engineers/National Sales Team
- STOCKED INVENTORY
- $40,000.00 VALUED IN STOCKED FOAM, OVER 20 DIFFERENT STYLES
- MIL-SPEC SUPPLIES STOCKED
- Pelican/Hardigg Cases Stocked
- SkidMates In Stock
- Packaging Supplies Stocked
- Stock Corrugated
Our Mission is to provide solutions through experience and expertise in packaging design, quality control, and material management that helps our customers transport and sell their product. We highly value our partnerships with our customers.