You might have thought that what is a corrugated box. A single definition having when a flute paper which is made by compressing the Kraft containerboard in the form of S arch and then sandwiched between the linear board with the support of the adhesive. This sheet is called a corrugated sheet and the box made out of this is called a corrugated box.
In this article Mr. Gaurav Jalan, Founder and Director of India’s Top Corrugated Box Manufacturing company Packman Packaging Pvt Ltd tells about the types of corrugated boxes and their usage.
As you now have an idea about a corrugated box. Then you should know about the types of corrugated boxes used in various sectors of industries basis on their durability, the protection they lend and the ability of handling the weight.
There are chiefly 4 types of corrugated box, single-phase, single wall, double-wall, and triple wall.
Now have a look at the difference between all of them and their application in several industries.
This kind of corrugated sheet consists of a single flute and 1 or 2 sheets of linear board. The flute is stacked to the linear board. Single-phase corrugated are normally sold in the form of sheet rolls and are mainly used to wrap around the product for safeguarding or cushioning.
This kind of corrugated box consists of a single sheet of a corrugated medium that is glued and placed between 2 sheets of liner board. This type of corrugated box has several uses in retail industries and as boxes for shipping.
Double-walled corrugated boxes are made of a 2 layer of corrugated medium glued between 3 layers of liner board. Thus, it makes the box more rigid and is used for the packaging of heavy products or products those are more delicate. This kind of corrugated is largely used in the shipping of electronic items.
This one is the strongest of all types of corrugated box made of 3 layers of corrugated medium and 4 layer of liner board. Triple wall corrugated boxes are normally used in packaging of industrial parts because of their durability and bigger burst strength.
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.