Five reasons why the corrugated packaging market is growing quickly

Helped by the explosion of e-commerce and developments in digital printing technology, the global corrugated packaging market is growing faster than expected. Smithers Pira’s new report - The Future of Corrugated Packaging to 2023 – offers exclusive analysis on how this market is increasing, growing around 3.7% annually to reach $300 billion in 2023. The report also reveals that the electrical goods end-use sector will see the highest levels of growth.


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You see us everywhere!

Recently, one of our engineers travelled for an machine installation to Kenya. Here in Kenya two Q-1500 box forming machines are taking care of the automatic processing of cardboard blanks into ready-to-use cardboard trays for the packaging of fresh pineapples.

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The future of packaging to 2028: four key trends

Smithers Pira’s latest long-term forecast analyses four key trends that indicate how the packaging industry is set to evolve:
1) Economic and demographic growth
2) Sustainability
3) Consumer trends
4) Brand owner trends


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Never miss the overview used Boix tray forming machines of your preference


Are you interested in an overhauled used Boix tray forming machine? The range of second-hand packaging machines can change quickly. Sign up for our e-mail alert for used machines. By adding yourself to our mailing list, you will be automatically informed by e-mail when your preferred used packaging solution is available. 

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Used Boix tray forming machines - in stock and immediately available


Need a tray forming machine quickly? In addition to new machines, Boix also regularly offers used tray forming machines. These second-hand packaging machines are usually bought back from customers who have decided to buy a newer tray forming machine or a tray former with other possibilities. Thanks to the solid construction, the high quality parts and 24/7 support of Boix Europe, our used machines are good to be used for many years more after a thorough overhaul.

Our technicians always meticulously check the tray formers and they also arrange that the machines are getting fully cleaned before they are sold again. Did you know that all our used machines come with a six months warranty?

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Environment-friendly and sustainable paper-based punnets

Growers and retailers are increasingly looking to cardboard instead of plastic when it comes to packaging. With changing wishes and requirements for packaging, it is important to be able to realize new packaging solutions quickly and efficiently. Small punnets made of sturdy, (foodsafe) cardboard can form a solution for many different industries for the sustainable packaging, transport and presentation of products.

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Visit us at Fruit Logistica 2019 in Berlin

From the 6th until the 8th of February 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Business takes place in Berlin, Germany. Also this year Boix will be attending the Fruit Logistica. Boix will be presenting the MCT-1 punnet tray forming machine for automatically and mechanically setting up punnets and small trays from both corrugated and solid board. In addition, Boix seizes the trade fair for the introduction of the latest Boix Q-1500 V3 functions, such as remote access. 


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2-day tray forming machine training for Russian system integrator

In order to be able to take care of the complete packaging process of a customer, a Russian system integrator asked Boix for a suitable packaging solution for tomatoes and cucumbers.

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Forming trays: Outsourcing or Doing It Yourself?

To take a final, well informed decision about purchasing trays from third parties or doing it yourself with your own tray forming machine?

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