Double Ply Box Construction
The most common flute combination on the two ply corrugated boxes are BC flutes. This is because the B flutes provide cushioning for the box’s inventory, while the marginally wider C flutes provide substantial stacking strength. The combination of the two flutes allows the boxes to hold significantly more inventory, and makes the boxes easier to stack uniformly.
Pricing Double Wall Boxes
2 wall gaylord boxes have a smaller carrying capacity than their 3, 4, 5, and 5+ ply alternatives. However, they can be purchased at a significantly lower price, and at a higher volume. This is because, most times, the price of gaylord boxes are relative to their carrying capacity. Another reason that the double-walled gaylord boxes are cheaper than the majority of their counterparts is because they are frequently made from recycled materials, which may also adversely affect their carrying capacity. One of the advantages of double ply gaylord boxes is their abundance. Because these are the most common form of gaylord container, they can be found almost anywhere, at very favorable prices.