If you are running a packaging company than custom boxes are necessary. It is a simple way to advertise your company. These boxes are used for storage or shipping items.
Types of custom Boxes
There are different types of boxes used for packing such as:
- Folding Cartons
- Rigid boxes
- Corrugated boxes
Folding cartons: it is the most common type of boxes. You will see it mostly in retail stores. It is made of paperboard that is printed, laminated, cut then folded and glued before transport to packages. These boxes are flat. The packagers use machines to fold them into shape for a product. In 1840, cartons were made by hand. They used only for expensive items. With the passage of time low rates, cartons are introduced. Now inexpensive i9tems also comes in cartons.
Rigid boxes: rigid boxes also called set up boxes. These boxes are stronger and do not fold or collapse like folding cartons. They are used for expensive items. They also used for items that need extra support. An iPhone box is an example of rigid boxes. They also made of paperboard. Paperboard is a thick paper that is used for packaging.
A rigid box cannot collapse, and it remains in the same shape from manufacturing to end use. These boxes have separate wrapping of these materials glued to the boxes, such as leather, fabric, padding, and fancy paper etc. rigid boxes are stronger and durable. They are made of recycling material. They look beautiful and attractive and provide a high quality of printing.
Corrugated boxes: these boxes also called cardboard boxes. Commonly they used for packaging goods and material. They are used for pack your belongings when you move to a new house. These boxes have three layers. A wavy or fluted layer sandwiched between two outer flat layers. These boxes are used as shipper boxes. The shipping companies mostly used these boxes for shipping their material all over the country.
The advent of lightweight flaked cereals increased the use of cardboard boxes. First of all the Kellogg company use cardboard boxes as cereal cartons. The first cardboard box introduced in 1895 in the US. These boxes are used for shipping. They provide proper protection but also require cushion or pad for inner support of fragile items. The boxes that are used for marketing often have high graphics to help communicate the content.
They are durable, lightweight, and recyclable. They are cost effective and used for shipping variety of items. It provides crush resistance and gives protection to products. The most common style is regular slotted containers. It has the same length from core to edge. There are many styles of corrugated boxes available including in:
- FOL (full overlapped). It is similar to an RSC. Full overlap provides extra strength and protection.
- HSC (half slotted container. HSC is also similar to an RSC, but with only one set of flaps. They are used as open top containers.
- Full telescope box. These boxes have full telescope sections. A partial telescope box has two sections. These are commonly used for holding printing papers.
- Corrugated tray. It is used for display or used with shrink wrap.
- Corrugated corner pads. These corrugated corner pads used for product support and security of fragile items.
- Special die-cut shapes have endless design and use.
These boxes are used for packaging of items. There are some benefits of using these custom boxes.
Your product looks professional. You can print the address of your company along with company logo, contact number, and email. It will promote your business and attract the people. You can customize these boxes in any size. It will save a lot of your money. It looks beautiful than a simple brown box, and it will attract people.
These boxes are also used to sending gifts to your friends. You can choose a design for your boxes and also create your own design. When you are deciding to purchase these boxes so that you can search for custom boxes online. You can tell the design you want and the manufacturer will design your box according to your requirements. If you purchase more boxes than then you will charge less money.
RSF packaging manufacturers 100 percent eco-friendly and recyclable boxes. They are available in different styles, design, and colors. We made every box according to your specific requirements.