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GWP Packaging

Corrugated cardboard packaging expertise and innovation

GWP Protective

Widest range of protective cases with custom foam in the UK


UK leading independent Correx® packaging manufacturer

GWP Conductive

Providing cutting edge ESD safe packaging for 30+ years

GWP Coatings

Supplying sheet plants with coated corrugated material

Reduce packaging costs

A range of strategies and ideas to reduce your ongoing packaging costs

Protective packaging

Protection for your products and equipment to prevent costly damage in transit

Improve packaging efficiency

Streamline your operations, enhancing efficiency and productivity

Environmentally friendly packaging

Minimise the environmental impact of your packaging and business

Packaging design service

Custom packaging to your exact requirements, designed by an award winning team

Packaging guides and blog

A range of guides, tips and detailed articles to improve your packaging

Case studies

Examples of successful packaging, and how your business can benefit

Packaging markets

Specific industry knowledge and expertise relevant to your business

Quality standards

Accreditations / standards to ensure you get the highest packaging quality

Packaging news at GWP

The latest news, events and community projects happening at GWP Group


Custom design

Tailored to your requirements

UK trade supplier

Huge product selection

Reduce costs

Range of strategies and services

Packaging Guides, Info & Downloads

Useful information if you are sourcing corrugated packaging

Switching packaging supplier – or sourcing corrugated boxes for the first time – can be a daunting experience. Where do you start? What do you need? Is there anything you have overlooked?

This is why GWP have created a number of guides and documents, covering various aspects of sourcing, designing and understanding your packaging.

This way, it also allows you to conduct thorough research and get background information even if you aren’t ready to speak to a packaging adviser.

We hope you find them useful and informative. But should you have any questions not covered here, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Cost Reduction Guides

Considerations when looking to reduce the ongoing costs of your packaging

The following guides are focused on strategies and ideas that can make a significant impact on the cost of your packaging but, crucially, do not affect performance. Please click on the guide to download.

7 Signs of Overpaying for Packaging

GWP Packaging signs of overpaying for packaging guide

Ultimate Packaging Cost Reduction Guide

GWP Packaging 17 ways to reduce packaging costs guide

Ecommerce Packaging Guides

Ideas and strategies for maximising your ecommerce packaging success

If you are selling online – or looking to start in the near future – these guides will ensure your packaging is an asset, not just another cost.

"Pimp" Your Ecommerce Packaging

GWP Packaging Ecommere packaging branding guide

Sourcing Ecommerce Packaging Guide

GWP Packaging sourcing ecommerce packaging guide

Starting an Online Business

GWP Packaging setting up ecommerce business

Inventory Management / Just In Time Supply

Making improvements to warehouse and supply chain efficiency

If your business is considering switching to – or is currently struggling with – a managed packaging inventory, these guides can help.

7 Reasons to Switch to Just In Time

Reasons to use just in time packaging supply guide

Checklist: Choosing a JIT Supplier

Checklist - choosing a just in time packaging supplier

Switching Suppliers / Tender

Everything you need for successfully moving to a new supplier

If you are considering moving your packaging supply, have a new project, or are engaging in a tender, these guides can help.

Checklist: Switching Packaging Suppliers

GWP Packaging switching suppliers guide

Design / Misc

A range of other useful guides and documents if you deal with packaging

If you are considering moving your packaging supply, have a new project, or are engaging in a tender, these guides can help.

FEFCO Box Styles Catalogue

GWP Packaging FEFCO catalogue download

Packaging Terms: A-Z Guide

Free Guide: Packaging jargon explained


Environmental policies, procedures and regulations

If you are considering moving your packaging supply, have a new project, or are engaging in a tender, these guides can help.

Packaging Waste Regulations Guide

GWP Packaging Waste Regulations Guide

GWP Group Environmental Policy

GWP Packaging Environmental Policy


Packaging for specialist products, including bespoke designs.

If you are considering packaging for food and beverages or other specialist products, these guides can help.

33 Point Checklist For Successfully Sourcing Bottle Packaging

GWP Packaging Bottle Pack Checklist

Guide To Implementing Recyclable Chilled Packaging

GWP Chilled Packaging Guide

About GWP Packaging

Company brochure highlighting the benefits of working with GWP Packaging

Like to know more about GWP Packaging – or the wider GWP Group? No problem! Please download our company brochures by clicking below.

GWP Packaging: Products & Services

GWP Packaging Brochure

GWP Group: More About Our Business

GWP Group overview


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