Our display cases are shipped out fully assembled. They are first shrink wrapped to prevent any scratching. The shelves will be wrapped in bubble wrapped and cardboard. They are shipped out attached to the side of the display cases. The cases are than enclosed in a crate made of 2x4s. they have foam on each corner to keep it safe in the wooden crate. The wooden crate is than wrapped in shrink wrap again to make is easy to check for any damages made to the wooden crate or display case. all of our display cases will be delivered curbside with a lift gate, please request inside delivery or un-crating if it is required.