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Pallet Edition: Taking Gift Ideas Above and Beyond

Posted on November 5, 2019

If you need some gift inspiration, have a look at the Top 10 Pallet Gifts. Improve your gift-giving reputation with personalised gifts, whilst saving money and time by using wooden pallets. You’ll probably like these pallet gifts so much you’ll want to make two – and save one for yourself. Top 10 ideas Bathroom set shelf Wooden pallets look great in the bathroom, creating a beachy vibe reminiscent of driftwood. With this shelfing you can keep your bathroom tidy and store hygiene essentials easily, so nothing gets lost or washes up…

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Create a Doghouse with Wooden Pallets

Posted on October 22, 2019

Families all over Australia love their pets, with one or more dogs finding a home in over a third of households across the nation.  And that number doesn’t even include those who wish they had a dog of their own. Dogs wait all day for their owners to come home from work. In fact, our beloved pups spend almost half their lives waiting for us to come home and just simply love them. When you see your dog, it’s important to show them how much you care, and if you’ve…

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Decorative Pallet Low Line Bookcase

Posted on October 15, 2019

Have a wall at home that looks a little sad? Ever feel like you can’t find the right piece of furniture for your carefully curated home? Need a new bookcase to showcase your collection of books before they take over your space? Sometimes, the best pieces of furniture are the ones you make yourself. Recycling and upcycling wooden pallets is a great way to add character to your home and create unique pieces. BILLY from IKEA might have been the best bookcase ever made, until yours came along. And building…

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How To: Build a Wooden Pallet Garden Bed

Posted on June 6, 2019

Have you just moved to a new house, or have you been looking for a new hobby? Prefer to know where your vegetables and herbs come from, or have you just been watching too many home and garden inspiration shows on Netflix? Whatever the reason, creating wooden pallet garden boxes and pallet planter boxes from recycled shipping pallets is the perfect way to make your kitchen or garden more productive. Materials like shipping pallets are perfect for this sort of project because they come at a low cost…

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Think Inside the Box

Posted on November 21, 2018

Have you tried to ship a big item or product to a customer, but ended up having to use the wrong kind of box or crate? Have your deliveries been damaged or broken because the packaging wasn’t the right size for them? Australian Boxes & Cases have got the answer for you and your shipping woes: customised wooden boxes. Think Inside The Box: ABC Crates’ Customised And Fitted Wooden Boxes Don’t keep guessing if your packaging works for your items. Shipping your products in custom-fit wooden boxes makes sure the…

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Saddles: The Solution to Your Round Object Battles

Posted on November 8, 2018

If your business involves shipping items and products out to people, we know this process can be a pain in the neck – even more so when the objects are rounded and harder to transport, like liquor and wine bottles. How do you pack such unusually-shaped objects the right way without risking damage to them? Australia’s Wine Industry Is Booming – Exporting The Wines Equate To Proper Packaging Australia’s wine industry is having a great year. A country not usually known for producing quality wines is having its time in the…

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Wooden Saddles

Posted on October 24, 2018

Are you looking to transport delicate round objects such as wine bottles and pipes but aren’t sure how you can ensure their safety? Well, we’ve got the solution for you. Our wooden saddles are meant for the transportation of such objects and guarantee the secure and safe transportation of your goods. Australian Boxes and Crates can provide you with quality and cost-effective saddles that will help avoid any damage to your items when in transit….

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Timber Pallets in Food and Beverage

Posted on July 27, 2018

Wooden pallets are, and have always been, the most common pallet, crate and box material for centuries. All for good reasons too. When it comes to the food and beverage industry, people are understandably interested in finding the safest, cleanest option available. To ensure that your weekly fruit, vegetables or other produce are safe to consume, wood is the most economical, environmentally friendly and logical shipping solution. Ensuring your timber pallets, or any pallets for that matter, remain hygienic and safe for food or beverage shipping is simple. Store your…

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Guide to Packaging and Protecting Shipments

Posted on July 12, 2018

Your business thrives on being able to produce perfect products, just as they are seen in demonstrations, in brochures or on the internet. At a click, over the phone or via contract, your customers are interested in receiving your goods in factory dispatch condition. How you package your product for shipment is crucial to whether or not your customers receive exactly what you promised or give you a frustrated phone call because something was damaged in transit. At Australian Boxes and Cases, our business is ensuring your business delivers product…

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Export Pallets Battle for Sustainability

Posted on June 28, 2018

Export Pallets For Shipping The reality of globalisation, international trade and the introduction of shipping containers means than nearly everything you eat, wear, play with, and give as gifts has at some point been strapped to a pallet and by plane, train or automobile been moved across the world. If our experience of the world is so reliant on shipping, surely the first question we ask is: ‘How sustainable are our shipping practices?’ The key to most international freight is the humble pallet. It makes product easy to store, to load into…

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