How to Cut Costs on Your Protective Packaging

Any online store, shipper, or company that moves products should take protective packaging into account. If you frequently transport hundreds or thousands of goods, even a slight reduction in protective packing can result in significant annual savings. Careful examination of how you manage your protective packaging is crucial. Improving Materials Storage and Packaging Lines Think about the design of your warehouse. Are packing supplies orderly […]

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Picking The Correct Foam Packaging For My Product

One of the most crucial things shippers can do is select the appropriate packaging foam for their items. It can help you reduce product damage during transportation, lower your costs, improve the quality of your customer service, and significantly reduce the problems associated with returns, damaged products, reverse logistics, and other issues When it comes to shipping a product, choosing the correct foam might make […]

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Foam For Sports Equipment

There are several commercially important types of polyurethanes, which can be conveniently classified as follows: flexible foams, rigid foams, elastomers, fibres and moulding compositions, surface coatings and adhesives. Because of their versatility, light weight, durability, ease of processing, and cost efficiency, polyurethane foams are now used in a wide range of applications. The sport and leisure market are one that makes use of the inherent […]

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Guide To Foam Packaging

Companies large and small send products by mail. Without quality packaging, there is a risk of damage to any consignment. For those who send fragile items, the risk is even greater. Foam packaging meets many of the requirements of product sellers. Let’s find out. How well products are packaged makes all the difference to the success of a business. With the transporting of goods, there […]

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Investing in Our Machinery at Bracken Foam

Our new Kongsberg X24 Edge CNC cutting machine. Preventing manufacturing bottlenecks and downtimes is, in times like these, our top priority. One of our strategies at Bracken Foam Fabricators is to further expand our machinery, including this year our new Kongsberg X24 Edge high-speed CNC cutting machine. The Kongsberg X24 Edge can handle any type of application for signage, display, and packaging with high production […]

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10 Must-See Art Galleries This International Artists Day

There’s no doubt that art is one of the most important aspects of human culture. It has been used to express our thoughts and feelings, document our history, and bring us together as a community. And over the years, art has evolved into many different forms. Today, you can find art in galleries and museums around the world, each with its own unique style and […]

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Preventing Concussions & Head Injuries In Sport

A number of high-profile concussion incidents in professional sport have put the topic high on the public agenda, with parents understandably worried that their kids might suffer the same fate during their sporting pursuits. While a few bodily knocks can be expected from participation in certain sports, the line is well and truly crossed when head injuries occur, and most of these happen through pure […]

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Sustainability Packaging Benefits

In recent years, people are very much more focused towards being environmentally aware and climate conscious. Coupled with that, there has been a massive increase in online shopping. This has been compounded by the global pandemic meaning more physical shops and stores are closed. As a result, the move to online purchasing has multiplied even further over the last 12 months; this has also resulted […]

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How to Soundproof A Room the Easy Way

Our blog investigates how soundproofing could improve your lifestyle and add value to your home. Continue reading to learn more about how to soundproof your home the easy way. What is Soundproofing? Soundproofing refers to the development of acoustic treatments to suppress, redirect or absorb soundwaves either at source or through techniques such as insulation. Soundproofing techniques Absorption: Permeable or resounding absorbing materials can be […]

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Bracken Foam Frabricators: Leaders in Sustainable & Eco-Friendly Practices

Bracken foam is now fabricating sealed air EcoPure family of foams, renewable bio-based EcoPure polyethylene foam. EcoPure Hybrid utilises bio based resins while reusing post consumable plastic content to bring together a strong sustainable product, Bracken foam is now the market leader in Ireland not only for recycling 100 % of its waste in its manufacturing process but for moving forward for sustainably sourced plant-based […]

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What is Foam Rolling? A Guide to Foam Roller Exercises

The last time you were in a gym, do you recall seeing people doing exercises with cylindrical objects made of foam? This may seem a little unorthodox on first viewing, but it is a common sight – and with good reason. This type of exercise is known as foam rolling and it is a concept that has caught on with fitness fanatics everywhere. It is […]

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New Hyma Cutting Machine

Our new hyma cutting machine arrived safe and sound from Denmark today. Thank to all at hyma Denmark 🇩🇰 a great team of real professionals.

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We Are Now 100% Recycling

Bracken foam fabricators Ltd are delighted to announce that we are now 100% recycling our own off cut. Our new green max machine is able to reduce our pe off cut to a block which goes back into the supply of raw material sheets.

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HPRC Protective Cases

At Bracken Foam we are the only authorised distributors for HPRC resin cases in Ireland offering the extensive range of cases and accessories. We also specialise in custom foam insert solutions. Contact us today to see how our foam fabricators can help you by calling us on +353 21 4709556, emailing us on info@foamfabricators.ie or alternatively you can simply fill out our enquires form.

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Round Ireland Powerboat Record

Bracken Foam were delighted recently to be able to assist the crew of Team Hibernia in their successful attempt to beat the Round Ireland Powerboat Record. During trialling, whilst preparing for the record attempt, Skipper John Ryan identified that the existing cockpit padding wasn’t offering enough support or protection to the crew members. To find a suitable solution he contacted the Bracken Foam Team. Below […]

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