Products

Specialising in printed carton manufacturing

We specialise in the supply of both plain and printed folding cartons to markets such as food, pharmaceutical, perfume & cosmetics, industrial, confectionery and promotional gifts. As a result we manufacture a wide range of cartons styles, however, all carton designs are bespoke for each customer in terms of their dimensions, materials and print specification. Here are a few examples of common carton styles produced by EK Cartons.

Straight Line Glued Cartons

Our most popular carton, suitable for high and low speed packing machinery. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials can vary according to application.

Crash Bottom Cartons

Self erecting carton available in low volumes, suitable for manual or low speed packing. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials can vary according to application. Ideal for point of sale displays and shelf ready packaging

4 & 6 Corner Glued Cartons

Flip top lid carton, suitable for hand erecting and loading. Flat packed for minimal storage in retail applications. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials can vary according to application.

Machine Erected Carton Blanks

Ideal carton for high volume products, packed with high speed machinery. Also suitable for lower volume loose product applications where top filling is desired. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials can vary according to application.

Carton Sleeves

Overwrap sleeves for multipacks, tubs, cans and pre-prepared foods. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials & design vary according to application.

Carry Packs

Commonly used for carrying multiple cans or bottles. Suitable for retail shelf or refrigerated display. Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials are selected to suit application.

Envelope Cartons

Typically used for hosiery products, stationery products, DVDs, Can be printed with high quality graphics, including varnish. Materials & design vary according to application.

Window patched cartons

We can window patch solid board with a clear acetate window so that the product can be viewed while in the package e.g. Cosmetic cartons, bottle cartons and sweet cartons.

(SRP) Shelf Ready Packs, (CDU) Counter Top Displays

Boxes or display units that can be placed directly on shelf, counter or the shop floor without being unpacked.

Litho Laminated

Litho laminated cartons have 3 paper liners, the litho printed outer facing, the corrugated middle liner and the plain inside liner. Together they create a strong corrugated wall ideal for larger sized cartons, shelf ready cartons and point of sale displays. We manufacture all aspects of litho laminated cartons in-house.

Customised Carton Designs

We offer a full service solution for any carton application. From design, sampling, testing, carton forming and materials.

Additional Features

We can embellish your cartons with a range of decorative features such as embossing, debossing, braille, rippa tape, double sided tape, tear strip, gold foiling.


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