Plastic Box Company


Plastic manufacturer and retailer come up with positive solution to Chinese plastic import ban

Over 66% of plastic that the British public recycle from their home has previously been shipped out of the country – with China importing 500 tonnes per year! However, In January the Chinese banned all imported plastic recycling leaving the UK with a huge problem on what to do with all the extra recycled plastic sat in recycling centres across Britain.   What more UK, manufacturer, and PlasticBoxShop, retailer, were eager to find a solution on what to do with the extra plastic left from the exportation ban. Through recent improvements in infrared sorting... Read More


New website coming soon!

New website launch coming soon! We are proud to announce that we will be launching a new fully responsive site with the help of our web partners Visualsoft in the next couple of months. In a statement from our Operations Director Gary Lyons he stated.  “With the increase in mobile purchases when buying online, it was important to stay on track and make sure that we give our customers the best buying experience that we can.”  Moving to a fully responsive site allows us to do this and upgrade the overall... Read More


European payments and delivery now available

The box boffins at Plasticboxshop are proud to announce that they can now take payments in Euros as well as  Danish and Swedish Krona.   Delivery will also be carried out by the European partners of our UK delivery company DPD. Expanding into new countries and taking the plasticboxshop ethos of great service and fair prices is an exciting opportunity.    


School Gym Cupboard gets the plasticboxshop treatment

Lisa Lyons Plasticboxshop office manager and Julie Montgomery, a teaching assistant at Links primary school, were like ladies on a mission when they took upon themselves to give the Links cavernous gym cupboard a reorganise ready for the summer term.   Our new Wham Square flexi trugs were especially put to good use. They even took the time to create some labels to make sure everything gets put back in its correct place after use. Brilliant result by the ladies and one happy school!  


Fall in love with our strong storage – or your money back!

Love doesn’t come with a money back guarantee, but these Wham Bam super tough storage boxes do! If you’re looking for robust storage for home or work, we reckon the Wham Bam range is your perfect partner. A need for storage that can protect your stuff + the Wham Bam box = a match made in heaven! We are so confident that everyone will love the strength and durability of the Wham Bam boxes that we are offering a 100% money back guarantee to anyone that isn’t swept off their... Read More


Happy Tidy New Year!

When do you take down your Christmas decorations? Are you keen to clear the clutter as soon as the turkey leftovers are all scoffed? Or are you more of a traditionalist, leaving your tree up until Twelfth Night on 5th January? In a straw poll we did around the office, we found that almost half of our staff like to tidy away their decorations before Big Ben’s chimes have even begun – bah humbugs, the lot of ‘em! Whatever your post-festive season tidy up habits, we’ve got solutions for storing... Read More


Tips to help you avoid ‘stuffocation’ this Christmas!

It’s time for the pre-Christmas declutter – yep, that’s an actual ‘thing’! This may be a fairly new concept but we reckon it makes perfect sense to take some stuff OUT of your home in December to make way for everything that Father Christmas is going to bring IN (hopefully!). It’s the way to avoid ‘stuffocation’, the feeling that your home is cluttered and untidy and which, it’s been proven, can raise our stress levels. As the kids rush to open a door on their advent calendars each morning, we... Read More


Snow doubt about it, we’re great for winter essentials!

Snow can be hazardous – but lots of fun too. Luckily, at PlasticBoxShop we’ve got products to help you stay safe AND enjoy yourself when the white stuff starts to fall. Got footpaths and driveways to keep clear? Check out The Snowminator, our largest plastic snow shovel. Made from lightweight plastic and with a metal-edged scoop measuring 40cm across, it can help you clear areas of snow faster than you can say ‘Jack Frost’! This highly durable shovel gains extra strength from its ergonomic metal handle, and the grip padding... Read More


Bake and take this Christmas!

It won’t be long before our TV screens are chock-full of celebrity chefs giving us their take on festive fayre as they attempt to inspire us to cook our own Christmas treats. Brace yourselves for Nigella, Mary and Jamie making it all look so easy – and flipping tempting too! Taking the time to lovingly prepare your own Christmas pudding and cakes for family and friends, if you’ve got the time, can be so satisfying, not to mention a great way of saving money. Here at PlasticBoxShop we’ve got plenty... Read More


Made In Britain

No matter whether you were an inny or an outty in the summer’s Brexit vote, we’re sure you’ll agree that the UK’s manufacturing industry is to be celebrated.  We’re proud to say that around 95% of the products we sell here at PlasticBoxShop are British made. That includes our best selling range of Wham Crystal storage boxes. These transparent storage boxes are brilliant for seeing at a glance what’s inside. They’re cost effective too, offering a great solution for both business and the home. Wham Crystal boxes are available in 14... Read More