A: It comes completely assembled, just have to take off some packaging and put the drawers in. To prep, be sure to season the humidor, drawers and all. For the run down on how to do this properly copy the following link in your browser: http://www.cigarsinternational.com/cigar-101/article/30/seasoning-a-humidor/ Thanks James!
A: Plastic wrap does breathe, which means two things. One, you do not need to remove the wrap when you put them in your humidor. And two it also means that they won't last long without humidification. Some fellas swear by removing the plastic first, as they feel it is a more natural method of storing. But ultimately the choice is yours.