Shipping boxes, also called folding cartons and delivery boxes, normally made of corrugated boards and cardboards, are used for all kinds of packaging and delivery. They offer great protection on products, especially during transportation. Custom shipping boxes with logos added on also function as marketing tools making your product more impressive.
IMColorPrint as a Chinese packaging manufacturer, has been producing large quantities of outstanding quality custom cardboard boxes every month selling overseas. You can save up to 60% cost by ordering from us due to our production line advantages in packaging boxes section. You can also save majority of your time by working with us since we offer you our professional advice and solutions in terms of style design, material selections and special processing. We guide you throughout the entire ordering process.
➢Regular Slotted Carton
➢Overlap Slotted Carton
➢Full Overlap Slotted Carton
➢Tray and Cover Carton
➢Half Slotted Carton
Above are the most popular styles for shipping boxes, there are other styles available such as gable and tuck styles etc., please contact us for more details. If you have new ideas, we welcome you to discuss with us. We love to be creative!
Paper Stocks Selections:
➢art paper + grey board
Both brown and white material are available for corrugated cartons. Brown corrugated cardboard are used more often. E flute corrugated boards are used most on cartons. Based on the weight they are carrying; different thickness of corrugated board can be applied. For normal weights, we use single corrugated board; if the weight that a box should carry is much higher, then we suggest going with double E-flute or three layers E-flute. Please contact us directly for instructions and suggestions.
|—-all paper stocks we use are FSC certified.
All the shipping boxes are custom made, so please provide us dimensions of your boxes, or if you need us for suggestion, please send us your products samples, and we will measure them and decide suitable dimensions for your boxes.
In China, we have 12 standard size for shipping cartons, some clients would also prefer those dimensions for their own usage. If you are interested, please contact us for more details.
In most case, only black printing is applied on brown cartons and kraft cardboard, while some are with different colors printing. Logos and marks normally required to be printed on different sides of cartons.
If you are looking at color shipping boxes, you can select art paper combined with cardboard material. Color imprinted on art paper directly with better effects than on corrugated board.
More products pictures are available as reference for our custom shipping boxes printing service, if you want to check out, please feel free to contact us.
1. Ocean shipment
Ocean shipment is used very widely as shipment option. Depending on the locations, ocean shipment generally takes one month time. Some area need to takes longer time if transship is required to destination port.
Bulk cargo or full container?
Depends on total volume of your order, two loading options are available, Bulk cargo(LCL-less than container load) or full container(FCL-full container load), normally under 24 cubic meters, we use bulk cargo; and over 24 cubic meters, we should use full container?
Container selection: 20”GP, 40”GP, or 40”HC?
Below is a chart for selecting right container size.</span >
|Max Volumn (cubic meters)
|Max Weight (ton)
2. Courier shipment (Air Shipment)
Clients may have a very tight time schedule and require quick shipment; courier shipment is a good choice. Besides, for some smaller orders, that with smaller volume and lower weights, it should be more worthy to ship via air instead of ocean. We will advice our clients for this after we calculate the weight and volume for their order.
General courier shipment service takes 5-10 days, depends on the area that cargo delivered to. For highly emergency order, expedite courier could be applied, which is delivered within 2-3 days.
I’M color use export-standard packaging, standard quality cartons, which can perfectly protect products from damages during shipments. For extra heavy packs, we add double yellow bands.
We also provide variety of inside packaging selections such as blister; PP bags; craft paper wrapping; inside cartons. If you need to add these, please make sure to let us know before your order.
We can supply wood pallets with fumigation certificates, so you can save cost getting the certificates for shipments and save time! Plastic pallets are also available, which don’t require certificate of fumigation. Please contact us if you need more information from this.