Foldable gift boxes is a very common box type in our life. It is also particularly popular in the market. The main reason why people choose a folding box is its inherent "foldable" property. What is foldable? Foldable means light weight, easy to carry and easy to transport.
We all know that in the process of long-distance transportation, the foldable gift boxes usually exists in a flat form, which is easier to pack than the rigid box, so it saves 80% of the transportation cost compared with the rigid box. In the current market, the materials that can be used to directly make folding boxes are mainly white cardboard, kraft paper, corrugated paper, gray board paper and special art paper. So, what are the characteristics of foldable gift boxes made of these materials? How to choose buyers from different industries? In the next article, Jialan will learn more about the connection between selected packaging materials and foldable gift boxes.
Features of folding boxes made of five different materials
1. Kraft paper
In the market, the foldable gift boxes structures made of kraft paper include upper and lower socket boxes, upper socket and lower button bottom boxes, and double button bottoms. The colors are mostly brown, yellow, and white. The characteristics of boxes made of different gram weights of kraft paper in production are also different. This uncertainty determines the applicability of kraft paper materials in different industries to a certain extent. For example, the fast food industry requires food-grade lamination films. , Waterproof and non-corroding kraft paper foldable gift boxes, the scented candle industry needs a light and easy-to-install kraft paper folding box with a double-button bottom.
2. White cardboard
White cardboard is a very popular packaging raw material in various industries in the market. It has high whiteness, smooth and delicate paper surface, good ink acceptance, high gloss, and easy printing. In life, foldable gift boxes made of white cardboard materials exist in various industries such as food, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and electronic products.
3. Corrugated paper
There are many types of aircraft boxes made of corrugated raw materials, and these classifications are mainly related to the focus of packaging products. In actual production, we can process these corrugated paper into single-sided, three-layer, five-layer, seven-layer, eleven-layer and other grades according to the requirements of product packaging. The thickness of each grade is different, and their load-bearing capacity is different. Strength and resistance are also different. In the entire market environment, these corrugated paper foldable gift boxes made of different thicknesses are mostly used in e-commerce platforms, express delivery industries, and home appliance industries.
4. Grey cardboard
Grayboard is actually a plate-making material made of recycled waste paper. Its surface is smooth and flat, firm and not easily deformed, not separated from the layer, and not easy to bend. Because the properties of grayboard paper determine its price in the market, in actual production, grayboard paper is mostly used to make luxurious rigid boxes or foldable gift boxes.
5. Specialty paper
The difference between special art paper and ordinary paper lies in its production process. Generally speaking, the performance effect of the foldable gift boxes laminated with special paper can highlight the personality of the packaging more than ordinary paper.
In the foreign trade market, the foldable gift boxes is the box type with the highest customer demand and the most economical transportation. However, due to the different needs of the products in the industry, the material selection of the foldable gift boxes. is also different.How much do you know about the above five materials that can be used in the production of folding boxes? If you need to know more packaging knowledge or order packaging, please contact us Jialan Package in time.