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Chicago Wholesale Packaging Supplies

Chicago Wholesale Shipping Supplies & Corrugated BoxesAmerican Paper & Packaging is the Midwest’s trusted supplier for shipping boxes, industrial equipment and safety equipment. Based in Germantown, WI, we work regularly with business owners in Cook County and throughout Illinois. 

Why Chicago Businesses Choose AP&P

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Wholesale Shipping Boxes for Chicago Businesses

Durable corrugated boxes are necessary for Chicago area businesses shipping heavy goods and bulk items. Corrugated boxes have better edge crush test ratings and resist more compression than standard shipping options. There are three types of corrugated boxes:

Wholesale Single-Walled Corrugated Boxes in WISingle-Walled

A single row of fluting pressed between two linerboards – standard for transporting lighter goods like shoes, hats, clothing, etc.

Double layer corrugated boxes in IllinoisDouble Walled

Two sets of fluting sandwiched between linerboards on each side – excellent boxes for shipping moderately-weighted items like books, glass bottles, paint cans, etc.

Triple layer corrugated boxes wholesaler in WITriple Walled

Three sets of fluting with each separated by linerboard – great for shipping smaller but heavy products like compressors, small motors, motorcycle parts, etc.


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OSHA-Approved Workplace Safety Equipment in Chicago


Guarantee your Chicago business meets OSHA safety standards with our workplace safety supplies. Our safety equipment includes: 

Industrial Warehouse Equipment

Hand Trucks, Service Carts & Pallets 

Trucks, carts, and dollies are essential for loading and unloading heavy shipments. We also provide businesses with warehouse equipment to Chicago businesses including:

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Illinois Vendor Inventory Management VMI - Wholesale shpping boxes supplierChicago Business Solutions by AP&P’s Efficiency Experts

AP&P can help your business increase productivity and offset rising costs. We offer Logistics Management Programs (LMP) to help businesses manage warehousing & inventory effectively. A personalized LMP includes:

  • Packaging
  • Reporting
  • Tracking
  • Trucking
  • Warehousing

Vendor-Managed Inventory & Supply Chain Analysis

Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) can be incorporated into a custom logistics plan. Our system can keep track of your packaging materials and automatically reorder supplies when you start to run low. With VMI, you'll never have to worry about running out of corrugated boxes, shipping tape, bags or janitorial supplies. Save time and money and be able to focus more on core business operations.

Industrial Packaging & Wrapping Machines

Chicago manufacturers get the best in carton sealers and erectors from AP&P. We provide consultation on controlling inbound and outbound freight costs. Our ELEVATE supply chain analysis helps you understand where your costs lie and work to improve your processes and product flow to lower costs.

Chicago businesses get competitive wholesale prices on sealing equipment, shrink wrapping machines and pallet banding/strapping machines. Contact us today to get a quote on some of our industrial packaging equipment or visit our eCommerce site to purchase items in bulk today.

Contact American Paper and Packaging for the best in industrial packaging supplies & machinery throughout Illinois.
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