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Q Grip Totes

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More than 25 years experience

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Q Grip totes
Stackable tote containers
Q Grip handle system
Q grip tote boxes
Q grip custom sized totes
Custom sized Correx totes

Custom Size Totes

Correx® totes / containers tailored to your exact requirements

The new Q Grip handle system enables the manufacture of cost effective and durable totes in practically any size. The elimination of wasted space during transit, handling and / or storage can lower costs and improve productivity.

The innovative design adds additional strength compared to standard Correx® totes and enables them to be safely stacked. The durable Correx® construction also provides the perfect balance between durability, costs, and longevity too. Read More

Available Colours:

White Correx
Grey Correx
Black Correx
Blue Correx
Green Correx
Yello Correx
Red Correx
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More info on Q Grip tote containers

Quite simply, the new Q Grip handle system enables the manufacture of cost effective, high performance totes to practically any size.

This is achieved through the use of 3 unique components (patent applied for). This comprises two “end” sections which can be positioned at various lengths apart, plus the “handle” which is fastened centrally over the two ends to secure them in place.

As well as vastly reducing initial assembly times (resulting in lower unit costs), the unique locking mechanism also ensures your tote will be exceptionally robust and hardwearing too.

Another cost saving is also seen through eliminating the need for fixing components such as screws or glue.

Q Grip also minimises any potential design costs when specifying custom totes, the function of the handle allowing for bespoke sizes to be created quickly and easily with very little input from Correx® packaging designers.

Cost savings using custom sized tote containers

However, the dimensional flexibility – creating a tote to the exact size you require instead of the nearest available option – is perhaps the biggest single benefit of Q Grip.

By eliminating wasted space inside the tote box, it reduces the storage requirements at your factory or warehouse (or maximises limited space), and in turn reduces the costs associated with this.

The same also applies to transit of your totes. If you ship parts, components or completed products to different production locations as part of a larger supply chain, the volumetric (and weight) savings of not shipping totes which are too large for the items within can soon provide significant cost savings.

During transit or handling, custom sizes tailored to your parts / products also minimises movement of the contents. This in turn plays a large role in reducing damage caused by impact and mishandling (and the costs associated with returns, replacements etc.).

Besides direct cost savings, custom sized Q Grip totes can have an indirect impact on your company’s profitability too. This is typically achieved through increases in efficiency and productivity.

For example, the strong, ergonomic handles allow for easier handling of totes for your operatives.

The use of compatible internal dividers, as well as allowing multiple items to be stored or moved, can also help with this. The use of Bubble-board and / or cloth covered Correx® for these divisions can improve surface protection too (eliminating scuffs to polished or painted surfaces for example).

Reasons to use Correx® Q Grip Totes

Besides the benefits offered by the unique Q Grip handle, the use of Correx® itself offers a number of advantages too.

Q Grip totes manufactured using corrugated plastic can provide strength and performance levels comparable with moulded plastic boxes, but with unit costs that are considerably lower.

The durable nature of Correx® also offers an extended lifespan over corrugated cardboard (which is typically used for single trip applications). Although more costly initially, the overall “lifetime cost” of a Correx® tote – compared with a corrugated cardboard equivalent – is considerably lower too.

The inherent strength in both Correx® and the structural design used to create Q Grip totes also ensures that, when stacked, the totes will not crush or burst, protecting the items stored within. The integrated stacking corner and retention feature of Q Grip plays a key role in this, however.

Finally, the use of Correx® material itself provides a degree pf physical protection, offering resistance to moisture, oil, grease, and most chemicals. Q grip is even available in an conductive version to protect items from static.

Key benefits of Q Grip totes at a glance

  • Strength and durable nature of Correx® ensures robust, long lasting containers
  • Sizes tailored to specific products can eliminate movement during transit
  • Tailored sizes also minimise required space during transit / storage
  • Can be manufactured to seamlessly integrate with existing systems, racking etc.
  • Ergonomic design of handles offers improved comfort and ease of use for end user
  • Integrated corner feature allows for safe stacking
  • Less components speeds up production whilst also reducing material costs
  • Allows for efficient handling and storage of multiple items when used with dividers / inserts
  • Branding and colour options can enhance brand awareness
  • Suitable for handling both light weight and heavy loads
  • Offers resistance to moisture, oil, and grease during storage (protecting items within)


Dimensions / performance details

Please see below for the key technical information relating to the Q Grip handle / system. For further details you can also download a PDF datasheet.

Largest Tray Width
411 mm (internal)
Smallest Tray Width
281 mm (internal)
Size Increments
Every 5 mm from 281 mm

Key Features

Features of the Q Grip system

The diagram and explanatory notes below highlight the key features of the Q Grip system.

How Q Grip works

Packaging location clip


Snap fit handle locking feature


Interlocking teeth on the rear side of end components lock into those on handle, allowing tote to be created to any size


Rear handle fits inside front handle for enhanced aesthetics and comfortable grip


Interlocking teeth on inside of the handle component lock into teeth on end / corner sections when folded over, eliminating the need for screws


Living hinges allow handle to fold over


Stacking platform and movement guards on each corner


How Q Grip works

Firstly, the die cut Correx® material is folded as if assembling the tote / container

The side components are adjusted to the required packaging width and are then located on the tote corners.

The handle is placed on top of both the side components and is then folded over them.

The teeth from both the handle and side components interlock when folded and secure the three components together, preventing them coming apart.

The final step of the assembly process ends with the front and rear handle being pushed together. The cantilever snap features built into the hand holes locate, fixing the handle securely.

Tailored Quotes / Pricing

Buy Q Grip tote containers

GWP is the largest independent designer and manufacturer of Correx® multi trip packaging and materials handling solutions.

Striving to provide you with the right solution technically, the aim will always be for your business to benefit from products offering improved longevity and cost effectiveness.

A team of talented designers will work closely with you to fully understand your exact requirements and overcome any specific challenges you are facing.

If you would like to find out more about the brand-new Q Grip system, require a no obligation quote or simply need some impartial advice, GWP Correx® can help. Please contact us using the details below.

Insert Options

Enhance your Q Grip containers

Besides the size flexibility provided by Q Grip, there are a number of other (optional) ways to enhance them further. Please see below for details.

Printed Q Grip

Exterior Print & Branding

Printed Q Grip colours

Various Options
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Correx inserts / layer pads

Correx® Inserts & Layer Pads

Correx picking bin colour options

Custom Sizes
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Vac formed trays

Vac Formed Trays / Inserts

Vac formed trays colour options

Custom Sizes
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Foam Divisions

Foam Dunnage and Dividers

Foam dunnage colours

Custom Sizes
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Correx dividers

Adjustable / Fixed Divider Sets

Correx picking bin colour options

Custom Sizes
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Alternative Tote Containers

Various options to suit any handling or returnable packaging application

Euro containers

Euro Containers

Huge range of light, durable & easy to handle containers

A Q Grip conductive tote

Anti Static Q Grip

Conductive / ESD safe totes available in custom sizes

Correx totes

Correx® Totes

Materials handling solution designed to your specifiaction



Line-side containers and returnable supply chain totes

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