​A leading manufacturer of wooden packing cases
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Acorn Packaging is a family-run business based in Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex, which has amassed over 40 years of experience with wooden packing cases. Here at Acorn Packaging, we pride ourselves on manufacturing and supplying superior custom wooden packing cases. Established in 1982, we are experts in manufacturing and distributing wooden packing cases. Due to our bespoke nature of working, we can meet the needs of a wide range of companies in many different industries. We also manage our own transport and offer a FREE local delivery service with no minimum order required.

Who are Acorn Packaging?​

Acorn Packaging has an excellent reputation both locally and nationwide for exceeding expectations with our wooden packing cases, wooden pallets and packing services. Plus, we can create wooden packing cases which are ISPM 15 compliant. In addition to this, all the timber and plywood used is sourced from legally well-managed forests, minimising our impact on the environment.
We are very proud that our wooden packing cases are fully manufactured by us in-house. As our wooden packing cases are designed, cut and assembled entirely by us, we can guarantee quality workmanship throughout. It also ensures that your item is packed as safely as possible, as your wooden packing cases are created to order. If you are interested in wooden packing cases made in the UK, please call our highly experienced team for more details.

Please call our highly experienced team for more details on this.

    Why Choose Us?

    40+ Years of Experience 
    For over 40 years, we at Acorn 
    Packaging have supplied, 
    manufactured, and exported 
    bespoke wooden packaging in 
    Essex for a range of clients. 
    Range of Packing Crates 
    We have a range of wooden 
    packaging in Essex that suit the 
    needs of companies, businesses, 
    and individuals in several 
    Affordable Prices 
    Our wooden packaging in Essex 
    are affordably priced. What’s 
    more, we have no minimum 
    order, so whatever you need, we 
    can help! 
    Acorn Packaging

    What types of wooden packing cases are available?


    trust. Our wooden packing cases are renowned for being strong, secure and of the highest quality. In addition, we can offer wooden packing cases that are made from heat-treated timber making them fully ISPM15 compliant and conforming to the latest IPPC Regulations.

    Plus, our wooden packing cases can also be customised to include your company branding. If this is of interest, please call our friendly team for more details on how we can personalise your wooden packing cases.


    Timber and plywood packing cases

    Acorn Packaging is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and distributors of high-quality wooden packing cases. As such, we hold a large quantity of heat-treated timber and plywood in a range of sizes and thickness levels. We can also create custom timber and plywood shelving, plus internal fittings for wooden packing cases.

    • Recyclable partitioned wooden packing cases – As we are a leading manufacturer and distributor of wooden packing cases, we are skilled at creating recyclable plywood partitioned packing cases for many different industries. All are designed with easy handling in mind. Plus, our recyclable partitioned packing cases are heavy-duty and resistant to moisture.
    • Batten round wooden packing cases – These wooden packing cases are one of the most popular choices. Our standard measurements are usually as follows:8 mm exterior grade plywood
      16 X 75 mm battens
      50 X 75 mm framed baseHowever, the above will vary depending on the weight of the item
    • Collapsible metal-edged wooden packing cases – This collapsible riveted metal-edged wooden packing case is ideal when your packaging needs to double as storage. Due to its collapsible design features, it is usually used for a singular shipment.
    • Reusable metal-edged wooden packing cases – This strong wooden case is typically used for repeat transportation. It can also be expanded if needed and used for storage, making it a very economical choice. This is one of our most popular wooden packing cases.
    • Clip together wooden packing cases – This type of wooden packing case is reusable as it can be assembled and dismantled with ease. These cases can also be created in a variety of sizes to best suit your packaging requirements. They are also a great storage option.
    • Export wooden packing cases – We can create custom wooden packing cases specifically in line with export requirements. At Acorn Packaging, we understand firsthand the many factors that must be considered to ensure safe and timely delivery. Not only can we custom design your export wooden packing case, but we are also able to offer a full shipping service. We also offer a free local delivery service or free collection. Plus, if you are looking to place a bulk order, you can take advantage of our exclusive discount – please call us for more information regarding this incredible offer!

    We offer a wide variety of wooden packing cases, however, if you require a custom design that you cannot see on our website, please contact us. Our knowledgeable team will be happy to discuss this in more detail.

    Frequently asked questions:

    Are you looking to export your wooden packing cases from the UK?
    Not only can we create ISPM 15 compliant wooden packing cases, but we can also provide a full shipping service. At Acorn Packaging, our unique understanding of the industry means we can factor in all export requirements. Some of which may determine the design needed to ensure the safe delivery of your item. Please call our specialist team today to discuss exporting your wooden packing case in more detail.

    How much do our wooden packing cases cost?
    The cost of our wooden packing cases will vary depending on your requirements. However, you will be pleased to note that we have no minimum order and offer FREE local delivery. Please contact our expert team to discuss your wooden packing case requirements and they will provide you with a tailored quote.

    Acorn Packaging
    Acorn Packaging

    Why choose us for your wooden packing cases?


    We guarantee that our professional team can assist you with any queries regarding wooden packing cases. Our knowledgeable team is available Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, so please call us today to find out how we can help you with your wooden packing cases.

    Get in touch with us…

    If you require packing crates in
    Essex for products, personal valuables, export and more – contact us today to discuss your bespoke requirements!


    Once we have confirmed your
    specification, your packing crates in Essex will be manufactured to your bespoke requirements.


    Once we have manufactured
    your packing crates in Essex, they’ll be packed, weighed, and marked up ready for shipping or returned to you.