Shock-Gard

Shock-Gard

Revolutionizing Cargo Securement
for a Safer, Sustainable Future

Since 1997, Shock-Gard has been at the forefront of cargo securement technology, providing innovative, eco-friendly solutions that ensure your products arrive safely and damage-free. Our advanced shock-absorbent systems, featuring lightweight EPS foam core cushioning and unparalleled impact resistance, are trusted by shippers and carriers worldwide. Join us in enhancing supply chain efficiency and sustainability with proven technologies that protect your cargo and the environment.

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Shock-Gard

Shock-Gard, a pioneering force in cargo securement technology, was founded in 1997 by Matthew Bullock in Philadelphia, PA. With a mission to leverage sustainable technology to protect cargo, Shock-Gard has grown to become a trusted name in the industry, now based in Miami, FL. The company’s mission is to deliver consistent solutions that ensure reliable performance, enabling shippers to move products around the world without damage. Committed to improving workplace safety and sustainability in the supply chain, Shock-Gard specializes in creating safe, reusable shock absorbent systems for cargo securement. Their technology prevents damage and load shifts, ensuring products are delivered safely. The key features of their systems include proven shock absorption, lightweight EPS foam core cushioning, best in class compression strength for unparalleled impact resistance, and approval from the AAR and US Army.

Shock-Gard prides itself on using environmentally friendly materials and lean manufacturing processes. Their purpose-built manufacturing line utilizes clean, automated processes to deliver consistently high-quality products. In 2021 alone, over 70,000 railcars were secured with their flagship product, Shock-Gard®, and more than 500,000 containers were protected with their ISO 9001 certified product, Ty-Gard DS®. Since its introduction in 1997, Ty-Gard DS® has been a reliable solution for shippers and carriers worldwide.

Driven by core values to enhance safety and sustainability in the logistics industry, Shock-Gard is dedicated to providing flexible, reliable, and environmentally friendly solutions that protect cargo and ensure efficient delivery. Continuing to innovate and lead the cargo securement industry, Shock-Gard’s advanced technologies and proven solutions make them the preferred choice for shippers and carriers looking to protect their cargo and improve supply chain efficiency.

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Matthew Bullock

Matthew Bullock is the CEO and founder of Shock-Gard, a company based in Texas that specializes in sustainable cargo securement technologies. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Matthew launched Shock-Gard in 1997 with a mission to enhance safety and reduce waste in the logistics industry.

What Does Success Look Like to You? – Matthew Bullock

Matthew Bullock is the CEO and founder of Shock-Gard, a leading company in the field of sustainable cargo securement technologies. Since its inception in 1997 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Matthew has spearheaded the development of pioneering solutions that significantly enhance safety and efficiency in the logistics industry.

Somera Private Equity Acquires Ty-Gard and Shock-Gard to Form Gardian Holdings LLC

Somera Private Equity LLC ("Somera"), alongside strategic partner Entrepreneurial Equity Partners ("e2p"), announced today that it has, through a new holding company vehicle Gardian Holdings LLC ("Gardian"), acquired a majority stake of the underlying entities that develop and manufacture Ty-Gard® and Shock-Gard® products.

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Shock-Gard: Innovating the Future of Cargo Securement and Safety

Carl Williams recently published an article titled “Shock-Gard’s Rise to Tech Leadership in Cargo Securement,” which highlights the impressive journey of Shock-Gard from a small startup to a major industry player. Founded by Matthew Bullock in 1997, Shock-Gard has become synonymous with innovation and excellence in the cargo securement industry.

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Customer Reviews Highlight Exceptional Service at Shock-Gard

At Shock-Gard, providing top-notch customer service is just as important as developing innovative cargo securement solutions. Recently, several customers took to review platforms to share their experiences with Shock-Gard, highlighting the company’s dedication to prompt, efficient, and friendly service. These reviews offer valuable insights into the everyday interactions and operations

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The Challenges and Solutions in Cold Chain Logistics

The Challenges and Solutions in Cold Chain Logistics

Cold chain logistics is a critical component of supply chain management that involves the transportation and storage of perishable goods at controlled temperatures. This process is vital for ensuring that products like food, pharmaceuticals, and other temperature-sensitive items reach their destinations safely and retain their quality. However, managing a cold

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The Future of Cargo Shipping: Trends to Watch in the Next Decade

The Future of Cargo Shipping: Trends to Watch in the Next Decade

The cargo shipping industry is a crucial part of the global economy, ensuring that goods are moved efficiently across the world. As we move into the next decade, several emerging trends are set to transform this industry. From technological innovations to environmental considerations, these trends will reshape how cargo is

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