5 Star Cases news. Flight cases, padded bags & covers and special projects from Europe's leading manufacturer.

These smart presentation cases were delivered to Basingstoke-based Southern Communications housing equipment from Cisco. 5 Star’s XT Range was chosen for it’s esthetic appearance and relative light weight characteristics and also featured CNC-machined foam inserts. Easy handling by means of a telescopic handle is a popular option on this case range. Once again, screen-printed branding was also included for additional visual impact.

Southern Communications XT case

A delivery of cases and trays on their way to Essex-based Branchout Productions. The order included cases for Soundcraft Notepad 8FX, Turbosound IP300, Samsung and LG screens, ADJ 32 Hex panels, Shure UA874 and a host of other kit. A number of wheeled dolly boards also made up the consignment.

Branchout Production Flight Cases

Available now from 5 Star is this top-spec flight case for the new Pioneer XDJ-XZ all-in-one system. This particular version is finished in All-Black but other colour options are available. Featuring a sturdy 6mm plywood construction with a laminate exterior, recessed butterfly catches and handles. Trolley wheels are included for easy handling, as well as polyethylene foam lining and a textured loom box for cable management.

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Pioneer XDJ-XZ flight case

Training course comes to fruition as staff members receive their certificates.

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Business Improvement Techniques was carried out at 5 Star’s Wisbech site by Manufacturing Excellence Ltd. over a twelve month period.  Pictured is the first group that successfully completed the course, with a second group to follow shortly.  5 Star Group has invested heavily in training in recent years and will continue to do so, ensuring involvement from all staff members in the running of the company. 5 Star’s Operations Director Justin Locks commented “We are extremely proud to be recognising the efforts of the staff and congratulate them on receiving their certificates”.

The first group includes Andy Hudson, Will Alexander, Martynas Bulauskas, Peter Overland, Natasha Saich, Mindaugas Miskinis, Rob Jackson, Dan Evans-Clarke, Silvars Janecs, Stewart Harper, Shane Wilson, Aleksandrs Pavlovskis, Inga Lasinska and Stephen Asker.

NVQ Staff Training

Anna Valley take delivery of another set of ProTect padded bags for their screen ‘Hides’.  Manufactured from high quality PVC-coated 600 denier polyester, with branding by means of digitally-printed hot-pressed logos.  Extra-flexible PAL tour labels manufactured by @The Brand UC (the @ is for the FB link) are also stitched to the bags. Various sizes of screen ‘hide’ bags were catered for, including six each for 22”, 32”, 43” and 55”.


Anna Valley Hide bags

Middlesex-based audio-visual rental provider Anna Valley take delivery of thirty special Arena 1200 road trunks, along with various other flight cases and padded bags from Pro-Tect

Anna Valley Flight Cases

Kent-based Triple E’s new exhibition display cases are a good example of 5 Star’s design and manufacturing capabilities.

Featuring white laminate interior, drawers and flip-up tables, these cases ensure quick setup at exhibitions and customer demonstrations.

Triple E exhibition case

We've added Wardrobe Trunks to our hire fleet. A popular design, this wardrobe trunk will find many uses in Motorsport, Merchandise, Events and Catering, as well as many other. Check out further details at...

Wardrobe Hire Flight Case

5 Star Cases is pleased to support That'll Be The Day...the UK's No.1 Rock & Roll production, touring the UK.

5 Star supplied eight Eurotrucker road trunks to assist with equipment transportation.

More to follow soon but we thought we'd share these images of the recently-completed truck and trailer.

That'll Be The Day cases

Another order for Monster Energy Europe.  This time for ‘Powerlift’ screen cases, to house LG’s new 75” (LG 75UK6500PLA) 4k display. The Super-Tour specification case featured a motorised lifting mechanism with IR remote control and manual override.

As usual, Monster branding was added by screen-printing directly to the black laminate (HPL) exterior. For other sizes and designs of ‘Powerlift’ cases, contact our sales team.

Monster Energy flight cases

Leigh-based TV and Photographic lighting rental specialist take delivery of a large order of cases, including Arri SkyPanel, Anytronics Dimmer, Pro Lights Lumipix and more.

Case specifications ranged from Light Industrial to Tour Grade and were all finished in grey laminate (HPL).

PKE Lighting cases

These rather smart cases are to house Poker Chips! Nottingham-based Dusk Till Dawn Casino is about to take delivery of these Tour-Grade cases, each featuring ten pull-out trays.

Each of the removable trays was finished in our hard-wearing Polyurea spray coating.


Something a little different today....Pro-Tect Bags & Covers designed and manufactured a custom padded bag for a JetSurf motorised

surfboard. The bag features digitally-printed and hot-pressed branding as well as CNC-machined foam for added protection. Shoulder straps were also provided to aid handling.

Check out our range of padded bags and covers here.

Jetsurf Padded Bag