Folding Carton Gift Boxes


Standing out from the crowd has never been so important! Let the right packaging help sell your product

Presentation… Presentation…. Presentation

“75% of consumer decisions are made at point of sale in less than ten seconds”

What is Folding Box Board? 

In the industry it is also referred to as FBB, it is a paperboard grade made up of multiple layers of chemical and mechanical pulp.  The top layer is of bleached chemical pulp with an optional pigment coating. This is a low-density material with high stiffness and has slightly yellow colouring, mainly on the inside.

The major end uses of folding boxboard are within the frozen, chilled, Food, confectioners, pharmaceuticals, health & beauty industries. This is always changing as other industries are seeing the importance of creating unique packaging that stands out. Probably the most well-known examples of the folding carton, are cereal packets within the food industry and creams/perfumes within the cosmetics industry.

Why is it suited for my Product?

Presentation… Presentation…. Presentation

“75% of consumer decisions are made at point of sale in less than ten seconds”

Stand out

Your average supermarket now carries a variation of 15,000 to 16,000 individual products. Customer will wander the isles in many cases at least once a week and on average only pick up about 30 to 40 individual items. Standing out from your completion has never been more important.

Structure and features 

Paperboard as board gives you a wide range of structure to make your product. This can be printed to make the packaging bespoke to you and add perceived customer value to your product.


Print Versatility

The custom features aren’t just restricted to structure; they are also shown in the variety of print options. Very high-resolution lithographic printing. The packaging can be printed on both sides and many other special effects are available.

Special Effects

  • Embossing - lift text and images off the surface
  • Foil Blocking - adding gold or silver foil gives a premium feel
  • UV Coating - give a shiny finish
  • Window Patching - Acetate windows can give customer a sneak peak of your product

A recent study in America undertaken by Dotcom distribution revealed that 52 percent of customers are more likely to make a repeat purchase from a company that have premium packaging.

With the print types, finishes and structural features available with Folding Cartons, achieving this ‘premium packaging ‘is possible.

The same study, by Dotcom discovered that nearly 4 in 10 customers would discuss and share their experience if they deem the packaging to be unique.

The Brand Exposure possibility are endless.  Contact Packaging Supplies to discuss your requirements and see example of packaging projects that we have worked on.

Online Packaging Products for Sale

We have a wide range of products available to buy online at very competitive prices and rapid delivery.