Unboxing the Facts


Why are unboxing videos such a hit? Because of what’s revealed when you open the flaps! But it's not just what's inside, the box itself can be just as interesting. Check out these 8 surprising facts about paper packaging that will add a little more excitement to your next unboxing experience.

Corrugated Cardboard:

  • Paper is one of the most recycled materials in the world today, with recovery rates of 68% and higher in North America.
  • The three-year average recovery rate for corrugated is 92.7%.
  • Two-thirds of people say sustainable packaging plays a major role when buying a product.
  • More than 80% of products sold in the United States come in cardboard boxes.
  • The cardboard box was inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in 2005.
  • Cats can’t help loving cardboard boxes–it’s instinctual.

Specialty Boxes: