When it comes to packaging, nothing pushes the envelop better than custom rigid boxes. They are luxurious, classy, offer the best unboxing experience, induces curiosity, and most importantly set a tone for the brand and the product in the market. Made from sturdy box board, these boxes offer protection as well as the presentation that brands are always looking out for. Rigid boxes are sought after by numerous industries such as jewelry brands, mobile brands, candle brands, watch brands, high-end fountain pens, and more recently, CBD brands. Luxury cosmetic packaging and rigid jewelry packaging boxes are particularly on the rise along with other industries and products seeking high-end rigid boxes.
Industries That Prefer Custom Rigid Packaging:
Rigid jewelry boxes have become an identity for various jewelry brands, most notable is Tiffany’s. Their signature blue rigid two piece boxes are identifiable from a distance. You recognize Tiffany’s rigid jewelry boxes the moment you lay eyes on them. Similarly, various high-end watch brands prefer to opt for rigid watch boxes for their packaging. Custom rigid boxes have a lot of significance when it comes to jewelry items like wedding rings or engagement rings. Telescoping rigid boxes or hinged rigid boxes are the classic packaging boxes for rings. The same is the case with earrings.
The most iconic rigid boxes are deployed by mobile brands. Most notable amongst these are the iPhone boxes. A simple telescoping rigid box or a two-piece rigid box has now become an icon in the global mobile industry. Following in Apple’s footsteps, almost all the top mobile brands of the world have shifted to rigid boxes as their primary product packaging box. Be it magnetic closure rigid boxes, telescoping rigid boxes, or rigid sleeve boxes, the smartphone industry’s number one packaging option are rigid boxes.
Another industry that has fared really well from rigid boxes is the candle industry. High-end luxurious candle brands prefer opting for rigid candle boxes, for packaging, so as to display the class of the brand, cater to product safety, communicate the brand philosophy, and also benefit from the recyclability of the rigid candle boxes. Rigid boxes, once they have served their purpose of packaging, can be used for storage which makes them last way longer in the memory of the consumer. Hence the brand lives on even after the product has served its period.
Perfect Gift Boxes:
Two-piece lid off rigid boxes are the iconic gift boxes for decades. These rigid gift boxes offer perfect presentation and space for any gift to be packed inside and presented to the relevant person. Hence, as the holiday season approaches, brands and stores order rigid gift boxes by the thousands to meet the demand of hundreds of thousands of gifts that have to be given out in a short span of time. From Christmas to New Year, from weddings to birthdays, from retirements to a house warming, from engagements to baby showers rigid gift boxes have a place in our hearts just as they do in societies and industries.
Why Collapsible Rigid Boxes?
Individuals and brands must consider the space which rigid boxes consume as a drawback. But that issue has also been resolved by the global packaging industry. The solution is collapsible rigid boxes. These boxes are shipped flat, similar to cardboard boxes. This solution enables the boxes to consume 90% less space in storage as compared to assembled rigid boxes. This is a very smart delivery method that eradicates the need for large storage space for brands who want to order rigid boxes for packaging in bulk. Collapsible rigid boxes not only require much less storage space. But they also help in saving capital since brands can order many collapsible boxes in bulk. Instead of several smaller orders due to storage restrictions.
Ordering Rigid Boxes from Packaging Heights:
When brands and individuals opt for Packaging Heightsas their packaging partner. Packaging Heights guarantees some very important factors right at the beginning of the work relation. These factors include very high quality, free-of-charge custom quotes for varying quantities, quick turnaround, free design assistance, and free shipping.
These points help in inducing confidence in the ability of Packaging Heights to deliver a world-class product every time. Packaging Heights offers several finishes like matte lamination, gloss lamination, and soft-touch lamination with custom rigid boxes. Moreover, we offer a range of add-ons to go with the boxes to elevate the overall impression of the brand.
These add-ons include debossing, spot UV, foiling of any color, foam inserts, or cardboard inserts. Packaging heights also offers the option of wrapping the boxes in leather or velvet or other available materials. Furthermore, crisp and beveled edges, and even metalized materials for wrapping the boxes. On top of all that Packaging Heights offer competitive prices as well 24/7 support and project updates. Our packaging consultants help clients in narrowing down the best packaging options for them. They do this by keeping in mind the product, business, target audience, budget, and practicality.
Embossing, Window Patching, (Gold, silver, Copper, Red, Blue Foil Stamping)
Flat View, 3D Mock-up, Physical Sampling (On request)
Standard Turnaround Time:
After getting the artwork approved, it takes 5-7 business days for producing the box and further 5-7 business days for the shipment to be conveyed. While in the case of corrugated boxes and folding cartons the turnaround time is between 15-22 business days which include 10-15 business days for the production of boxes and 5-7 business days for the shipping to reach your doorstep. When talking about rigid boxes the production time is increased to 25-30 business days and so is the shipping time from 25-35 business days.
Expedite Turnaround Time:
Once the job is sent for production after the approval of artwork the production time for corrugated boxes and folding cartons is 8-10 business days whereas shipping requires 5-7 business days. In case of rigid boxes, the expedited turnaround time varies as per the quantities and will be quoted accordingly.
Ship Flat, Packed in Boxes, UPS, Fedex, DHL
Artwork Preparation Guide
Your design files must meet our guidelines. If your design files are not aligned with our specifications or there are typographical or spelling errors, Packaging Heights will not be held responsible. Go through our design guidelines or get in touch with our packaging consultants for help.
Cut & Crease Line (Red Lines):
The red lines represent the folding points. Any graphics or text should be placed 0.125 inches inside these lines.
Bleed Line (Blue Lines):
These lines represent the drain section. For a transparent print, all graphics should be extended to these lines.
Safety Margin(Green Lines):
All graphics and text should be placed 0.1325 inches inside these line as industry standards, unless the design intends otherwise.
Perforation (Dotted Black Lines):
These lines represent perforations so as to easily tear or fold the boxes at specific points.
01 Choose your order
The first step requires the client to fill in personal information like name, email ID and a phone number. This is essential information required to generate a unique customer ID and maintain correspondence. Once this is done the client proceeds to selecting the specifications of their desired boxes. This include the size of the box, the printing requirements, paper type, quantity, ad-ons and any other relevant information. The clients can also uploads reference images.
02 Request a Quote
After all the information is punched in, the client submits the custom quote request. This request is then forwarded to the estimation department by the assigned account manager or one of the packaging consultants. The estimation team examines the packaging box requirements and works out a price quote against that. This process takes a maximum of 24 working hours after which it is sent to the client by the account manager.
03 Place Your Order
Once the client receives the price quote for the requested custom packaging boxes, he/she can then get in touch with their account manager to further discuss the quote and work out any remaining details. The prices and the features of the boxes are carefully discussed so as to find common ground where the project is feasible for both parties. After this the client proceeds to accepting the quote.
04 Get Your Custom Dielines
As soon as the client accepts the price quote, the project is lined up for execution and a designer is assigned to the project. The designers either take the design files from the client and proceeds to making an output or follows the clients guidelines and comes up with a custom dieline with all the design features in it. After this the files are sent back to the client for review. If no further revisions are required the files are forwarded to the production team and the magic begins.
05 Real Time Updates
As soon as the files reach the production team, the client receives an email regarding the initiation of the production process. From this point the boxes take 8-12 business days to reach the client. All through this period the account manager provides the clients with updates regarding the production process which includes printing, pasting, plates, die cutting, assembly and shipping.
06 Begin Production
Begin Production Once you've approved everything, your packaging production begins! During this phase, our product specialists will keep you up to date with production and shipping updates!