Thetford, Norfolk 01842 753 262 Wardle, Cheshire 01829 260 571

From solid sides through to open slatted
boxes; we can manufacture potato
boxes to meet your exact specifications,
budgets & delivery timeframes.

Whatever Your Requirement,
We’re Your Ideal Crop Storage
and Packaging Solutions Provider.

At Rowlinsons Packaging we pride ourselves
on supplying only the very best new potato boxes,
agricultural boxes and vegetable boxes, made in either
imported or home grown timber.

Our huge buying power in timber and
excellent geographic location means that
we can compete against anyone on quality,
price and service.

Head Office

The Head office is based at
Wardle, Nantwich near to Crewe
and is situated on a 24 Acre site,
employing over 130 people
with 280,000ft² buildings used
for production and storage with
very large external hard standing.

Thetford Office

Our Thetford operation is on a
4 Acre site employing over
40 staff
with 58,000ft² buildings
used for production and storage
with large external hard standing.

Further investment of new machinery at Rowlinson Packaging

                   As part of our continued growth program we will be installing a fully integrated semi-automatic nailing machine, the bespoke machine can be seen at the manufacturers in Italy being loaded ready to arrive in the UK today, this machine will enable us to assemble 2 way [...]

By |June 12th, 2017|Log boxes|0 Comments

Bespoke Potato Box Design, Construction and Delivery in the UK

It’s important to look after your produce after it’s been harvested. So much effort has been invested in planting, fertilising, watering, and harvesting, that improper storage resulting in loss of product is a waste of time and money. Wooden potato boxes from Rowlinson Packaging will help keep your produce in pristine condition. How can proper [...]

By |April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Importance Of Packing Onions In Wooden Boxes For Transportation

Onions though strong on the outside, are quite delicate inside. You don’t really need a storage rack to keep onions in your kitchen, unless you need to store them for a long time. You don’t need to refrigerate onions, all you need to do is make sure you keep them in a well-ventilated place. Things [...]

By |March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is burning wood bad for the environment?

A recent article on the BBC made us sit up. The headline reads ‘Most Wood Energy Schemes are a disaster for the environment’. As Rowlinson Packaging and the wider group is heavily involved in the timber market this gave us pause for thought. The article refers to a report that questions the benefits of producing [...]

By |March 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Pack Potatoes Correctly?

Long before you pack potatoes in wooden boxes for transportation, you need to store them. And it is important that you store them correctly, so that you don’t end up making a loss due to the potatoes being damaged. How Do You Store Potatoes? You need to cull and cure the potatoes before storing them. [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Lighting Range Launched!

We are updating our brochures and website with some current photographs and it has revealed an artistic streak in our Operations Director Steve Jackson. Please be assured that if you are in the market for new packaging it does not normally come with lights fitted, unless you specifically need them. However if anyone would like [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rowlinson Packaging at YAM 2017 – 8th February 2017

The Rowlinson team is all set up and ready to exhibit at this year’s YAM’s show! Find us at stand FM22. We are looking forward to meeting with customers, both current and new and sharing our exciting plans for the coming year. www.yams.uk.com/ Our stand at YAM 2017

By |February 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Operations Director (Agricultural Division)

Rowlinson Packaging are pleased to announce the appointment of David O`Neill as Operations Director (Agricultural Division), David joined us on the 3rd of January 2017 and brings with him a wealth of experience from the Agricultural storage Box manufacturing industry, David will be heading up our newly formed Agricultural Division and reinforce Rowlinson Packaging as [...]

By |January 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rowlinson Packaging Partner Up With Anglia Farmers

Rowlinson Packaging are pleased to announce their new partnership with Anglia Farmers, the UK's largest agricultural purchasing group! Anglia Farmers, based just outside Norwich, is a membership organisation for farmers across the UK. The farmer members can buy everything for their business through the group, from fuel and fertiliser to vehicles, mobile phones and, of [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Timber prices still going up

If you buy fencing recently you will have seen prices increase – its the same story for Potato Boxes, Vegetable Boxes and Log Boxes. Both imported and home grown timber have been increasing over the last six months, see graph. The best way to beat this increase is to order now for delivery later in [...]

By |March 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments