Auction Services


Auction Packaging, Crating, and Shipping Services

Craters & Freighters has over three decades of shipping knowledge and experience. We specialize in the professional packaging, crating, and shipping of auction items of all kinds. Our ongoing working relationships with world-renowned auction houses ensure your auction experience surpasses your expectations. 

Prospective buyers can receive a quote in advance of the bidding process so they can make an informed purchase with no surprises. Auction packaging and shipping solutions like this make purchases and sales simple, giving you confidence in the shipping and crating company you choose to partner with.

Trusted by Buyers and Sellers

Private sellers and buyers must rely on expert shipping services. Craters & Freighters quality, high-end, product-specific crates and professional knowledge of the transportation industry generates trust in sellers and they can rest easy knowing their customers’ items will arrive safely, damage-free, and on time. 

Buyers trust that their item will get the care and attention it deserves and will be accounted for every step of the way.

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Our Auction Services

Craters & Freighters is well-equipped to manage and ensure the safe arrival of auction items ranging from assets sold at industrial auctions to collectibles, delicate art, antiques, and more. 

You can place your full trust and confidence in our nationwide network of experts and full coverage insurance.

Craters & Freighters holds a unique insurance policy, and we are authorized to pack and crate almost any high-value item with special arrangements through our insurance carrier.

Get a no-obligation cost estimate.

With over 65 brick-and-mortar locations across the country leveraging the best technology to provide worldwide support and logistics, Craters & Freighters has become a national powerhouse with local accountability.

Tell us about your packaging, crating, and or shipping requirements, and we'll reply promptly with a figure you can use in your planning.