Corrugated boxes are used almost in every business and every product virtually. These boxes are popular because they have numerous benefits. The other factor that works in favor of corrugated boxes is its availability in different styles.
In this article, Mr. Gaurav Jalan, Founder and Director of Packman Packaging Pvt Ltd which is India’s leading manufacturer of corrugated boxes tell about the different styles of corrugated boxes.
Regular Slotted Container (RSC)
This kind of corrugated box is mostly used. As one thinks of a corrugated box, the first thing to come in their mind is the image of the regular box. It has 4 flaps those are on both sides of the box used for closing the container.
Full Overlap Container (FOL)
This form of corrugated box is similar to Regular Slotted Container expect the outer flap set covers the complete width of the container. This kind of corrugated box has an additional thickness on top and the bottom that makes it a better alternative for products that need extra protection.
This kind of corrugated box has a similar design as regular slotted, the only exception it has an opening on a single side. Thus, it assists in lending extra protection to the product.
The telescope box has a different top and bottom that fit on each other hence, providing extra thickness and security on all four sides. This kind of corrugated box is used in the packaging of fragile items.
Fold And Tray
Fold and Tray boxes are mostly used in the packaging of food items. It comes in mainly 2 types of Glues and Self-locking tray boxes. Besides that, there is a more customizable style of tray box like the slotted tray, a tray with top flaps, for instance, corrugated pizza boxes and a display tray.
Mr. Gaurav Jalan is the Founder and Director of Packman Packaging, one of the largest Indian packaging company that has been serving some of the world’s eminent technology, pharmaceutical, retail, fast-moving consumer goods, food, courier, publication, Jewellery, fashion, e-commerce organizations for the past 30 years.
A brilliant academic, a good graphic designer and a graduate from India’s top management institutes, Mr. Jalan is a visionary businessman and an eminent spokesperson on matters related to the Indian Packaging industry. He has witnessed and as well as participated in the growth process of India’s packaging industry’s that was few billions dollar market in 2010, grew into USD 31 billion in 2015 and is expected to turn$72 billion by 2020.
Under the leadership of Mr Gaurav Jalan, Packman.co.in (Packman’s official website) became India’s first e-commerce store for packaging solutions in the year 2002 (5 years before Flipkart was launch).
In years 2003-2005, when the majority of Indian packaging companies were primarily focused on their revenue and operations, Packman under Mr Jalan’s leadership has started using eco-friendly and recycled packaging raw materials.
Today, Packman Packaging manufactures more than one lakhs of corrugated rolls, corrugated boxes, high quality bubble sheets, safety/courier bags and more from it state of art manufacturing unit, located in Delhi NCR region. The manufacturing unit uses some of the world’s most advanced packaging material manufacturing machinery with world’s best printing technology that ensures Packman’s customers get fast and efficient delivery, high-quality brand representation through their product packaging.