Although cardboard boxes and corrugated cardboard have taken many different forms over the years, the material used for corrugated cardboard boxes as we know them today, was first invented in 1874 by Oliver Long (although initially it was infrequently used in box form).
Like many new inventions, global industry was initially slow to support corrugated cardboard boxes as a viable form of packaging. This did start to change in the early 1900’s however, when consumption started to accelerate rapidly, and boxes became commonplace.
Today, cardboard boxes account for roughly half of all packaging materials expenditure in Australia, and when you think about it, it is not hard to see why. From a new TV to all of the groceries in your kitchen cupboard, at one time or another they were most likely in a cardboard carton of some description. Read More
Realizing this level of need for quality cartons, Big Red Packaging are now supplying a large range of boxes Australia wide. No matter if you need cardboard moving boxes to move house, or cheap packing boxes for your business to send out orders, we have the solution.
With thousands of quality Cheap Packing Boxes in stock, protecting your products does not have to be an expensive proposition. Each year, our cardboard boxes are the trusted choice to protect what is estimated to be literally billions of dollars’ worth of products for companies and individuals alike.
Our Storage Boxes are great for storing all your knick knacks that you don’t have space for at home. With numerous sizes available, our Storage Boxes are ideal for transporting your items to a storage facility, and storing them for a while, whilst greatly minimising the likelihood of damage.
Cardboard Moving boxes have been a recent yet well-received addition to our product offering.Our Moving Boxes come in a variety of sizes, including the well-known Crystal Box, Tea Chest Box, Book/Wine box, Port-A-Robe Carton and Picture Frame Box, as well as a few other sizes. Special moving box packages are also available.
For predominantly business customers who are keen on reducing their freight costs by using prepaid satchels, we have recently released a line of cardboard boxes to fit snuggly inside both the Australia Post 500g and 3kg satchels. The boxes are a great way to keep your items well protected, at the same time as sendingthoseitems in a financially sensible manor.
In addition to the above, we also carry A4 size cartons, and some odd sizes of boxes suitable for general bits and pieces.
Big Red Packaging also has the ability to provide custom sizing and printing for your Cardboard Carton needs. Available in numerous strengths, and many styles such as RSC (Regular Slotted Carton), Die-Cut, 5PF (Five Panel Folder), HSC (Half Slotted Carton) and FOL (Full Over-lap) we can provide a solution to satisfy almost any packaging requirement. Minimums start from a little as 250pcs for large cartons, and 1000pcs for small cartons. Please contact us to discuss your individual requirements.