Custom Cake Boxes

Custom cake boxes are an essential component of any bakery business. They are not only designed to protect cakes from damage but also serve as an advertising tool for the bakery. The packaging must be carefully considered to ensure that it aligns with the brand's identity, meets the needs of customers, and adheres to safety and hygiene standards.

Furthermore, we will discuss the various aspects of custom cake boxes, including the materials used, design considerations, safety and hygiene standards, and sustainability.

  • BOX STYLE: Punch Partition, Tuck Flap Box, Pillow Box, Gable Box, Sleeve Box
  • QUANTITIES: 100 – 500,000
  • DIMENSIONS (L + W + H): All Custom Sizes Available
  • PRINTING: Plain, CMYK Colors, PMS (Pantone Matching System), Spot Colors
  • FINISHING: Gloss Lamination, Matte Lamination, Gloss AQ, Gloss UV, Matte UV, Spot UV, Embossing, Foiling
  • PAPER STOCK: 10pt to 28pt (60lb to 400lb) Eco-Friendly Kraft, E-flute Corrugated, Bux Board, Cardstock
  • INCLUDED OPTIONS: Die Cutting, Gluing, Perforation
  • ADDITIONAL OPTIONS: Embossing, Window Patching, (Gold, silver, Cooper, Red, Blue Foil Stamping)
  • PROOF: Flat View, 3D Mock-up, Physical Sampling (On request)
  • TURNAROUND: 8-12 business days after press-ready file confirmed by the client
  • SHIPPING MODE: Ship Flat, Packed in Boxes, UPS, FedEx, DHL


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starting from 100 boxes
Starting From 100 Boxes
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Free Shipping
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Free Design Support
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Fast Turnaround Time
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Customer Support

Materials Used in Custom Cake Boxes

Cake boxes can be made from a range of materials. The most common materials used are cardboard, corrugated cardboard, and plastic.

  • Cardboard: Cardboard is a popular material for cake boxes due to its durability and affordability. It is made from wood pulp and is biodegradable, which makes it a sustainable option. Cardboard is also customizable and can be printed with any design or logo.
  • Corrugated: Corrugated cardboard is stronger than regular cardboard and is a popular choice for larger cakes. It has a fluted layer between two flat layers, which provides extra protection during transport. Corrugated cardboard can also be printed with any design or logo.
  • Rigid: Rigid cake boxes are popular for their durability and resistance to moisture. They are often used for more delicate cakes, such as mousse or cream cakes, as they provide an airtight seal. These boxes are biodegradable and cannot be harmful to the environment.

Design Considerations for Custom Cake Boxes

Design plays a crucial role in custom cake boxes. The packaging should reflect the bakery's brand identity and create an appealing presentation for the cake. Here are some design considerations for custom cake boxes:

  • Shape and Size: The shape and size of the cake box should match the cake's size and shape. The box should provide enough room for the cake to sit comfortably without moving around.
  • Printing: Custom cake boxes can be printed with any design or logo. The printing should be of high quality and should not fade or smudge. The design should be visually appealing and represent the bakery's brand identity.
  • Color: The color of the cake box should align with the bakery's brand identity. It should also complement the cake's color scheme.

Safety and Hygiene Standards for Custom Cake Boxes

Safety and hygiene standards are crucial when it comes to custom cake boxes. The packaging must protect the cake from damage and prevent any contamination.

  • Food Grade Materials: The materials used in the cake box must be food-grade and safe for human consumption.
  • Moisture Resistance: The packaging should be moisture-resistant to prevent the cake from becoming soggy or spoiling.
  • Secure Closure: The cake box should have a secure closure to prevent any movement or damage during transport.

Sustainability in Custom Cake Boxes

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important consideration for businesses. As such, sustainable packaging options for custom cake boxes are available. Here are some sustainable options:

  • Recyclable Materials: Recyclable materials such as cardboard and corrugated cardboard can be recycled and reused, making them an eco-friendly option.
  • Biodegradable Materials: Biodegradable materials such as bamboo, wheat straw, and bagasse can be used as an alternative to plastic. These materials are compostable, which reduces waste and benefits the environment.

Custom cake boxes play a crucial role in any bakery business. The packaging must align with the brand's identity, meet the needs of customers, and adhere to safety and hygiene standards. The materials used, design considerations, and sustainability are important factors to consider when designing custom cake boxes. By carefully considering these factors, bakeries can create custom cake boxes that protect their cakes, represent their brand identity, and benefit the environment.

Why Choose Us

We are specialize in creating custom packaging solutions for all sizes of cake businesses. Here are some reasons why you should choose us:

  • Quality Materials: We uses high-quality materials to ensure that the cake boxes are durable and offer optimal protection for your cakes. We offer a range of materials, including cardboard and corrugated cardboard, which are both eco-friendly and recyclable.
  • Competitive Pricing: We are offering wholesale prices for custom cake boxes that makes them an affordable option for small businesses.
What is the turnaround time?

Our standard turnaround time is 10-12 Business days after the confirmation of order, for the product to be delivered at your doorstep whereas the expedited turnaround time is 6-8 Business Days.

How can I provide the dimensions for a custom box?

If you are facing a problem in getting the exact size for your box, you can share the dimensions of your products (L X W X H) and we will help you decide the box size. Generally the dimensions are:

Length: Left to Right

Width: Front to Back

Height: Top to Bottom.

What Add-Ons do you offer for my boxes to stand out?

We offer different add-ons for custom boxes which include Spot UV, Foiling, Window Die-Cut, Embossing, Debossing and many others.

How to know which box I should choose for my product?

We have a lot of options for all our clients, however to make sure it's easy to select, we have sorted them in categories with respect to material, style and industry. If you are still having second thoughts, give us a call or drop us an email and we will suggest the best fit for your product.

Our Order Process

With Instant Custom Packaging, you do not have to go through any hassle to get your favorite packaging. Your custom boxes are only four steps away!

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Select the Material and Style

Browse through our wide range of styles and material to select the one which you want or which suits your product.

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Request A Free Quote

Send us some of the easy details about your requirements or talk to a customer support agent to request a free quote.

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Your Approval

Once you receive the best prices we can provide, approve them and the specification sheet so that we can start with Production.

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Production and Shipping

After your approval the boxes will directly move to production and you will get the boxes at your place in 10-12 business days.

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