Originally Posted by banzai
my whole point is does pretty packaging really matter? seriously, unless you're going to frame your parts instead of installing them, the packaging gets trashed anyway. waste not want not. it's stuff that you're not payign for, stuff that is not built in to already jacked up prices.
Yes, a poorly packed part has a tendency to bend/break, and you are paying for the packing as it factored into COGS.