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Custom Folding Cartons for Any Size Business

Priority Packaging is the speedy solution for eye-popping folding cartons, whether you need small quantities or large runs.

  • Runs Small and Large

  • Rapid Turnaround

  • Proudly Made in the USA

  • Unparalleled Customer Service

  • State-of-the-Art Equipment for Premium Quality

    (plus window patching capabilities)

  • Eco-Friendly, Sustainable Packaging

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Get Custom Folding Cartons Fast in (almost) Any Quantity

Showcase and protect your products with captivating retail packaging crafted from lightweight-yet-sturdy substrates that are foldable, stackable, and stand out on the shelf – no matter how big or small your business is.

Short and Long Runs

Low minimum quantities make it easy and affordable for boutiques and small retailers to compete and grow, while large run capabilities power businesses that need to package at scale.

Turn Times to Meet Your Needs

Have an urgent project? Nimble production coupled with centrally located U.S.-based manufacturing facilities ensure you can package your products and get them to market fast.

Superior Quality & Precision Customizations

From standard folds to complex die-cuts, our premium materials and state-of-the-art production equipment enable endless branding possibilities.

End-to-End Support

From prototypes and mockups to CAD services and logistical assistance, we’re here every step of the way to ensure your success.

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Dazzling Packaging for Every Purpose

We offer custom packaging for retail and boutique industries, advertising and marketing agencies, printing partners, and more.

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Food & Beverage



Gifts and novelties

Electronics and gadgets

Clothing and other apparel

Sporting goods


Trading cards


Baked goods (cookies, cupcakes, etc.)

Food service industry

Snack foods and candy


Coffee and tea

Pet food and treats

* Non-direct food contact

Microbrew, Wine & Spirits

Medical devices


OTC healthcare products

Tamper-proof packaging solution



Lip gloss

Craft beer and microbrews

Wine and champagne

Liquor and other spirits

Cannabis & CBD
Personal Care
Home & Lifestyle

Cannabis products

CBD products




Hair care


Essential oils

Trash bags

Sandwich bags

Kitchen utensils

Kitchen supplies

Specialty Packaging





Key card envelopes/sleeves

Door hangers

Tent cards

Custom die-cuts, folds, and structural designs

Promotional packaging (for marketing/design agencies)

Print finishing services (for printers)

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Eco-Friendly Retail Packaging

Half of all U.S. consumers are willing to pay more for sustainable packaging1, and paper remains one of the most eco-friendly packaging options for retailers. Our paper comes from responsibly managed forests and our production facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art recycling systems that reduce waste and maximize energy efficiency. We’re committed to protecting the environment we share with you.

  • FSC and SFI Certified
  • Products Made from Recycled Materials
  • In-House Recycling Facilities & Partnerships
  • Our Folding Cartons are Recyclable, with Capabilities of Compostability & Biodegradability
FSC Sustainable Forestry Initiative

Capabilities & Tech Spec

State-of-the-Art Equipment
  • CAD
  • Mockups
  • Prototypes
  • Die-cutting
  • Embossing
  • Window patching
  • Folding and gluing
  • Tape: Peel and seal, zip strip, tear tape, and more

Some Common Material Types

  • Chipboard
  • Solid Bleached Sulfate (SBS)
  • Coated Natural Kraft (CNK)
    (SUS, CUK, CKB, SUB, Kraftback)
  • Coated Recycled Board (CRB)
    (CCNB, WLC, CCN, Gray Back, News Back)
  • Eflute
  • Others

Common Packaging Types

  • Straight Tuck Boxes
  • Reverse Tuck Boxes
  • Snap Lock Boxes
  • Auto-Lock Bottom Boxes
  • Two-Piece Boxes
  • 4 Corner Boxes
  • 6 Corner Boxes
  • Trays
  • Specialty Packaging

DGM Technocut Die-Cutter 1050-S

  • Paper min: 80 g/m2
  • Corrugated Micro Flute max: 200 g/m2
  • Sheet size: 350 x 400mm (13.78” x 15.75”) to 740 x 1050mm (29.13” x 41.33”)
  • Speed: 7500 s/h
  • Cutting force: 300 ton
  • Cutting size max: 730 x 1040mm (28.74” x 40.94”)
  • Gripper margin min: 9.5mm (.375”)

Window Patcher

  • Standard 2 mil polypropylene
  • Patch sizes from 1 ¼” x 2 ½” to 10 ¾” x 12”
  • Openings up to 9 ¾” x 11”

DGM Smartfold 800 SL

  • Leary Quality Detection System
  • Straight line, crash-lock (Auto Btm), 4 & 6 corner Infold
  • Cold glue system
  • 90-degree bump & turn
  • Tape application
  • Board: 10 pt. to 24 pt.
  • Blank Width: 125mm (5”) to 800mm (31.5”)
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Meet Your New Packaging Partners

Priority Envelope was founded in 1996 with a single purpose: to be your preferred partner. Our passion for quality and commitment to customer service rapidly earned us a reputation as one of the industry’s most reliable manufacturers, and more than 28 years later, we’re proud to produce more than three billion pieces annually between our Minnesota, Iowa, and Kansas facilities.

With the addition of lightweight packaging, Priority Envelope is positioned to be a full-service supplier for retail companies, boutiques, agencies, and printing partners throughout the Midwest. With a family-centric approach to business, we’re always on call to offer support and expert guidance. Have questions? We’re happy to help!

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Folding Cartons for Every Business

Priority Packaging is the folding carton manufacturer of choice for companies that value quality, speed, and commitment to excellence. Folding cartons are ideal for retail products because they’re:

  • Printable and customizable

    Unleash your creativity to showcase your brand

  • Lightweight yet sturdy

    Protect your products in attractive boxes

  • Affordable, space-saving, and easy to use

    Auto lock bottoms make product packaging a breeze

Whether you need gift or jewelry boxes, food packaging, or custom cartons for just about any retail application, Priority Packaging is the folding carton company you can count on for premium quality, fast turnarounds, and exceptional support. We cater to businesses of all sizes with low minimum quantities and large run capabilities.

Types of Folding Cartons

We can manufacture any type of folding carton you can imagine – bring us your idea, and we’ll bring it to life! We offer completely custom folding cartons in addition to standard styles such as:

  • Straight tuck boxes

  • Reverse tuck boxes

  • Snap lock boxes

  • Two-piece boxes

  • Auto-lock bottom boxes

  • 4 corner boxes

  • 6 corner boxes

  • Trays

  • Specialty packaging

exclamation point We can also customize your cartons with die-cut shapes, handles, and other unique features to make your brand stand out.


Why choose Priority Packaging for folding cartons?

We offer rapid turnaround times, low minimum quantities, plus scalable production to support your company as you grow. With Priority Packaging, you can expect premium quality, vast customization options, expert guidance, and exceptional customer support from an award-winning supplier.

1. McKinsey & Company