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Wood Jewelry Boxes

Wood Jewelry BoxesGood jewelry boxes are works of art. Wooden jewelry boxes are available in various finishes and textures. The choices range from warm mahogany wood, white ash, cherry, maple, koa, walnut, birch, burl and other varieties found in America. Several special boxes are created with wood sourced from other countries. Examples of such wood varieties are rosewood, ebony, blodwood, bocote, jatoba, kingwood, lacewood, olivewood, padauk and many more. The type of wood used and the quality of craftsmanship determines the price of the jewelry boxes.

The most common types of jewelry boxes are one with a wooden flip top lid. In many of these, once the box is opened, a musical tune plays lightly in the background. With time there have been several changes introduced in the designs and styles of jewelry boxes. The musical jewelry boxes made of wood have their own special kind of charm.

With exteriors made of good quality wood and the interiors lined with soft satins and velvets, wooden jewelry boxes make perfect nesting places for your jewelry. The soft lining ensures that the delicate pieces of jewelry kept inside are not damaged in any manner.

Some exquisitely made wooden jewelry boxes are antique pieces which have been crafted by master craftsmen and are collector’s items. There are several established firms who specialize in making wooden jewelry boxes. For those who want inexpensive wooden jewelry boxes, several can be found at local stores. These pieces are made by bulk manufacturers.

Some innovative designs seen in wooden jewelry boxes are those with divided compartments and lift out trays or with frame and panel lids as well as raised “pillow-style” lids.

Wooden jewelry armoires are tall units, with stacked drawers and often with hooks to hang longer items such as necklaces.

Jewelry boxes are available in various price ranges to suit different needs. There are those that are commonly available in stores and exquisite and unique pieces which can be bought only in renowned auction houses. A well made jewelry box is a beautiful object to possess and to give as a gift.

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Wholesale Shipping Boxes

Shipping-boxesCommercial enterprise of moving goods and merchandise helps yet another industry to thrive, that of the manufacturer of shipping boxes. Packaging of goods plays a major role in the marketing process. Several application areas which use these boxes include the FCMG, food, pharmaceuticals, garments, automotive, electrical goods and cosmetics industries.

Clubbed under the category of packing and shipping supplies, are the shipping boxes, mailing boxes, bubble mailers, insulated boxes for shiipping and corrugated boxes, all available in various sizes to cater to the needs of the industries and business houses. Shipping boxes manufactured from 100 % post consumer recycled materials, environment friendly corrugated boxes at affordable prices are on display on several online sites. These are all reusable and recyclable.

These boxes are generally measured by their inner dimensions. Standard sizes for these range between 4x4x4″ up to 48x40x36″. Some manufacturers offer heavy duty boxes to those customers who look for extra protection for the shipped goods. Two major components in the corrugated box gives it the strength, viz. linerboard which is the flat paper on the outside and medium, the fluted or arched paper, held securely between 2 linerboards, by a starch-based adhesive. This combination resists bending and is capable of supporting excessive weight. The strength of a box comes from the quantity of virgin pulp fibers and its length in the corrugated sheet. Therefore the more the pulp fibers in the corrugated linerboard, the stronger the box gets.

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