Accrington Stanley


Accrington Stanley Sponsors launch

Earlier this week our founder Gary Lyons attended the Accrington Stanley Football Club sponsors launch. It was a chance for all the club’s sponsors, us included, to meet the new signings and see for ourselves the result of major regeneration work that’s taken place at the Wham Stadium over the summer. We’re proud to be the team’s shirt sponsor for another year. Gary says, “The last season was a phenomenal one for the club and we were very proud to be there, on their players’ shirts, through it all. We’re... Read More


Now you can add Accrington Stanley official merchandise to your PlasticBoxShop order!

As proud sponsors of Accrington Stanley Football Club, we’re pleased that we now sell official club merchandise in our online shop. This gives Stanley supporters all across the UK the chance to purchase official kit items and training wear, as they shop for storage solutions with us. In our Accrington Stanley FC shop we’re selling the brand new, 2016/17 season home and away shirts, which were unveiled by the club last week. Our Accrington Stanley merchandise also includes official strip shorts and socks, plus training tops, shorts and track pants,... Read More


Winners of our Accrington Stanley football shirt giveaway

Thank you to everyone who entered our recent giveaway to win an Accrington Stanley FC signed shirt. As the club’s shirt sponsors, we cheered the Lancashire team on throughout their historic season in League Two. For anyone who doesn’t know, the lads enjoyed a hugely successful season in which they made it through to the League One play-offs, narrowly missing out on a trip to Wembley. So it seemed fitting to celebrate their success with a signed shirt giveaway. Out of the 500 or so entries we received across our... Read More

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Lookalike Leven lads lighting the way for Stanley!

Lookalike Leven lads lighting the way for Stanley! With Accrington Stanley on the up and keenly eyeing promotion to League One, a lookalike team from Teesside is showing them the way. Leven Athletic are an all-conquering under-13s squad playing in the Teesside Junior Football Alliance ─ the UK’s biggest youth football organisation. Finishing as division champions in 2014/15, they moved up to Division 4 this season, where they have just finished as runners-up to secure their second promotion on the trot. It could serve as timely inspiration for the high-flying... Read More

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We call it ‘the Stanley factor’!

Sponsoring an iconic football club which can trace its roots to the founding of the Football League is bringing real benefits to a modern high-tech online retail business. Accrington Stanley FC are enjoying a successful season, currently vying for promotion in League Two, with three games in hand on league leaders Northampton. And everywhere that Accrington play, thousands of fans on the terraces, thousands more reading match reports in newspapers, online and via social media, and hundreds of thousands watching televised matches see the name of their shirt sponsor, PlasticBoxShop.... Read More


Shirt sponsor cheers football club’s finance deal

No ‘war of the roses’ in this sporting cross-border partnership A vital refinancing deal for iconic Lancashire football club Accrington Stanley has been welcomed by its Yorkshire-based shirt sponsor PlasticBoxShop. A founder of the Football League, Accrington Stanley has made a good start to its latest campaign on the pitch, but its financial situation has been precarious for several years. Earlier this year it received a vital pre-season boost when PlasticBoxShop – the UK’s leading online retailer of plastic box storage solutions – became its new shirt sponsor as part... Read More

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Storage king kits out the kit man

A new shirt sponsorship deal brought a welcome bonus for Naz Ali, the exasperated Kit Man at iconic football club Accrington Stanley. As the new season started the League Two side announced its new shirt sponsor as PlasticBoxShop, the UK’s leading online retailer of plastic box storage solutions for the home, office or industry. Recently its brand ambassador Jesse McClure, star of hit US reality TV show ‘Storage Hunters’, visited Stanley’s Wham Stadium in answer to a plea for help from the club’s long-serving Kit Man. “Any Kit Man will... Read More

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Leven lads are spitting image of Stanley

A Teeside junior football team is forging links with an iconic Football League club in Lancashire, thanks to their joint shirt sponsor. In August this year Northallerton-based company PlasticBoxShop signed as shirt sponsor for Accrington Stanley FC, one of football’s oldest names, now playing in Sky Bet League Two. But it wasn’t the first foray into team sponsorship for PlasticBoxShop – the UK’s leading online retailer of plastic storage boxes for home and business. It had sponsored local junior squad Leven Athletic – playing in the Teeside Junior Football Alliance... Read More

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TV star joins Accrington Stanley squad… virtually

Accrington Stanley fans can play as their favourite team in their latest kit in the brand new edition of the world’s leading soccer simulation computer game. “FIFA 16”, from EA Sports, was launched in the UK on Thursday, with many computer game stores opening their doors from midnight on Wednesday to start selling the eagerly anticipated game the second the clock ticked into Thursday. One of the first in line at the Game store in Accrington was TV celebrity and enthusiastic gamer Jesse McClure. The star of hit American reality... Read More