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Vinyl Stiffeners

Ensure the safety and condition of your precious vinyl records with our robust range of cardboard vinyl stiffeners. Designed to fit standard vinyl mailers, these stiffeners provide a strong and rigid layer of protection, preventing damage during shipping, storage, or handling. Available in two sizes—12" for LPs and 7" for EPs—our stiffeners are the perfect addition to your vinyl packaging needs.

Our stiffeners are designed to meet the high standards of vinyl collectors, enthusiasts, and distributors. With our premium cardboard stiffeners, you can ensure that your vinyl treasures reach their destination unscathed. Invest in quality packaging that offers superior protection and peace of mind.

Experience the benefits of our vinyl stiffeners and protect your collection with confidence. Choose the 12" stiffener for LPs and the 7" stiffener for EPs, and safeguard your vinyl records with a reliable, high-quality solution.

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Vinyl Stiffeners FAQs

    • Do you provide different Vinyl Stiffeners size and shape options?

      Our vinyl stiffeners come in different sizes that are suitable for sending as large letters. Here are the dimensions:

      7" EP Stiffener (182mm x 182mm)
      12" Vinyl/LP Stiffener (317mm x 317mm)
      13" Vinyl/LP Stiffener (330mm x 330mm)

    • What are your Vinyl Stiffeners made from?

      Our products are made from corrugated kraft cardboard, which is FSC certified for sustainability.

  • Vinyl Stiffeners Packaging Tutorial

    Our Lil Packaging YouTube channel is a hub of valuable information and inspiration for individuals and businesses looking to adopt sustainable packaging practices.

    What you can learn:

    • Step-by-step packaging gudies,
    • Educational Packaging videos
    • Product highlights
    • Expert insights from the business owner Fred Lil
    • Behind the scenes of our eco-friendly manufacturing centre
    • Customer Success Stories

    Viewers can discover the optimal packaging solutions for their business, enabling them to save on costs and time while ensuring minimal environmental impact and reducing their carbon footprint.

    • What are the other features and benefits?

    Variable depths (0-30mm) accommodate multiple vinyl records in one order

    Features impact-buffer-edges and strengthened corners for maximum protection

    Safe-seal to close and frustration-free to open, with at least twice the strength of standard double-sided tape

    • How durable are your Vinyl Stiffeners compared to traditional postal options?

    Our vinyl packaging is engineered with durability in mind, offering a stiff, heavy-duty, and rigid solution tailored specifically for shipping vinyl records. Unlike makeshift packaging options using tape and cardboard boxes, our packaging snugly fits and provides complete protection for your vinyl, ensuring it arrives safely to its destination without any damage.

    • Does your e-commerce packaging meet any eco-certifications?

      All our ecommerce packaging if FSC and plastic free certified. We became the world's first (and still only) Zero Carbon packaging operation in February 2022. For every order we make a donation for a tree to be planted on your behalf.

    • How can I seal the Vinyl Stiffeners?

    To seal our Vinyl Stiffeners, we offer a convenient peel and seal / tear-strip system. This feature ensures easy sealing and opening, allowing you to save time and money by packing faster without the need for tape.

  • Trusted by Global Retailers!

    we're proud to partner with the biggest internet retailers worldwide, offering them custom printed packaging solutions that reflect their brand values and eco-conscious commitments.

    2024 Custom Packaging Trends

    1. Make opening your product exciting, boosting customer loyalty.

    2. Shows what your brand stands for and connect with customers.

    3. Encourage customers to post about their unboxing experience on social media.

    4. Clever packaging can cross-sell other products or extras.

    5. QR codes on custom packaging can gather customer feedback.

    • What postage tariff does this product fit?

      Our recommended and best-selling vinyl packaging, the CLP and FLP, are designed to perfectly fit within small parcel dimensions. With compact packaging and streamlined design, these vinyl solutions optimize space efficiency, making them ideal for easy shipping and handling.

    • What Items would you recommend to ship in your Vinyl Stiffeners?

    Our vinyl packaging offers the ideal blend of durability and presentation, making it the perfect choice for record stores or collectors shipping new vinyl/EP releases, used records, and valuable rare finds in both 12" and 7"

    • Does your e-commerce packaging help in reducing shipping costs?

    Our smart packaging designs lower returns rates and product breakages. They help increase packing efficiency with self-sealing features, plus our packaging is tailored to postal tariffs' size and weight dimensions, saving you money on postage costs.

    • Do you offer samples?

    Samples can be purchased online. We also provide ecommerce packaging in various pack and pallet sizes to cater to the requirements of businesses of all sizes, from small-scale online sellers to large global internet retailers.

    • Do you offer customised Vinyl Stiffeners?

    Yes, we offer customised printed packaging with a minimum order quantity (MOQ) of 5000. Our dedicated packaging experts are available to assist you and your brand.

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