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Reduce packaging costs

Strategies and ideas to reduce your ongoing packaging costs

Protective packaging

Protection for your products to prevent damage in transit

Improve packaging efficiency

Streamline your operations, enhancing efficiency & productivity

Packaging design service

Custom packaging to your exact requirements by an expert team

Environmentally friendly packaging

Minimise the environmental impact of your packaging

Packaging Audit

Get a full, honest and no obligation review of your packaging

Corrugated cardboard packaging

Cost effective cardboard transit packaging boxes

Foam inserts and packaging

Protection for delicate / expensive equipment

Correx packaging and handling products

Durable corrugated plastic packaging & handling items

Anti static and esd safe packaging

Advanced protection for static sensitive electronics

Retail packaging and POS

Bold consumer packaging and POS to boost sales

Protective cases

Waterproof, aluminium & custom equipment cases

Returnable packaging and multi trip

Line-side and returnable transit packaging

Corrugated board coatings

Specialist coatings to enhance cardboard

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 & expertise relevant to your business

Quality standards

Accreditations / standards to ensure highest packaging quality

Packaging news at GWP

The latest news, events and more happening at GWP Group

Packaging careers

New job in packaging? See how you can join our growing team…

Downloads & Information.

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.

01. 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.

Signs of Overpaying

GWP Packaging signs of overpaying for packaging guide

Reduce Costs

GWP Packaging 17 ways to reduce packaging costs guide

02. 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.

Ecommerce Startup

GWP Packaging setting up ecommerce business

Print / Enhancements

GWP Packaging Ecommere packaging branding guide

Sourcing Checklist

GWP Packaging sourcing ecommerce packaging guide

03. 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.

Signs You Need JIT

Reasons to use just in time packaging supply guide

Supplier Checklist

Checklist - choosing a just in time packaging supplier

04. 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.

Tender Checklist

GWP Packaging switching suppliers guide

05. Design / Misc.

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

Please see below for a number of other guides and documents that may prove useful if you are responsible for sourcing packaging at your business. Click the guide to download.

FEFCO Catalogue

GWP Packaging FEFCO catalogue download

Jargon Guide

GWP Packaging jargon guide

06. Environment.

Environmental policies, procedures and regulations

GWP take pride in being environmentally responsible packaging manufacturers. Should you wish to see details of our practices, or require information on Packaging Waste Regulations, please use the links below.

Environment Policy

GWP Packaging Environmental Policy

Waste Regulations

GWP Packaging Waste Regulations Guide

07. 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

GWP Packaging Brochure

GWP Group

GWP Group overview

Free Advice / Quotes.

Impartial advice & no obligation quotes...

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Speak with a member of our team here at GWP

If you haven’t found what you are looking for, still have questions, would like to get a quote or just need to talk through some ideas, we’d be happy to help!

Please contact one of our advisers using the contact details below.

Phone GWP Packaging

01793 754 444

Mon – Fri 08.00 – 17.00

Email GWP Packaging

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