Packaging is an important aspect of product presentation. Whilst there are different types of packaging materials, we have curated the top 7 options for you to consider.
1: Paperboard Boxes
Paperboard boxes are made from a blend of recycled paper and/or boards with pure Kraft. These boxes are primarily used to move lighter loads. You can cut them and manipulate them to give custom structures and shapes. These features make them apt for custom-made packaging.
2: Corrugated Boxes
Corrugated boxes are the common cardboard boxes used for large and small shipping consignments. These are also the most favorite type of boxes for storing shoes. Recycled paper is mainly used to make these boxes. High-precision machinery called corrugators is used in the manufacturing process. Cardboard boxes can be reused and recycled multiple times.
3: Plastic Boxes
Plastic is widely used in different types of products, and plastic packaging boxes are just one of the many uses. These boxes are popular as they are more durable compared to paperboard boxes. Moreover, plastic boxes are recyclable too.
4: Rigid Boxes
Rigid boxes are made of condensed paperboard, which is almost four times thicker. It is mainly used to build standard folding cartons. These packaging materials hold iPads and iPhones, easily available in the real world.
5: Polythene Packaging
Polythene packaging, also called poly bag, plastic bag, or pouch, is made of thin and flexible film fabric made of plastic. It is the most frequently used packaging material that can carry different types of products such as flowers, food items, magazines, waste chemicals, etc. These lightweight, durable, and flexible packaging materials are structurally simple yet cost-effective. Adding polystyrene corner protection to any packaging box and wrapping it with plastic film can be sturdy.
6: Foil Sealed Bags
Commonly used in tea and coffee packaging, foiled sealed bags retain the density of the products and protect them against bacteria. These packaging materials also protect shelf life. Besides food, these bags are also use-d for packaging clothing and bedding.
7: Bubble Wrap
Bubble wraps are bubble polyethylene that protects fragile items during transport. Large and small bubble wraps have different and unique purposes. Large bubble wraps are use-d for wrapping TV, furniture, and large items, while small bubble wraps are perfect for medium to small-sized items.
Choose the material according to your needs.