Christmas Orders & Opening Times

Nathan Calvert Dec 12, 2017 Lil News

For all of you traders out there stoicly packing up your christmas orders, I'm sure you'll be ecstatic for the peak period to come to a close. But for now, if you need any emergency last-minute packaging orders from us, here's some key information about our Christmas trading: 20th December - last delivery despatch order before 2pm 22nd December -…

Read more

Save money on postal tariffs with our Small Parcel Mailers

Deborah Lill Nov 24, 2016 Ecommerce, Lil News

If you buy no other packaging during this peak period…make sure it’s the Lil E5-SP. One of the most efficiently sized cardboard boxes in the whole of our Lil range. Why? Well…when it comes to getting the most ‘contained’ product through Royal Mail’s small parcel size limit (packages not exceeding: Length: 45cm Width: 35cm Depth: 16cm Weight limit: 2kg), the…

Read more

Our new Lil Mailbox range is coming soon!

Deborah Lill Sep 20, 2016 Lil News

Watch this space! Soon to be launched our new and improved Lil Mailbox range... Used by the world's premier, online luxury fashion boutiques! At a glance: Our new Lil Mailbox range will have unique and improved security features, down to the fully enclosed mailbox construction, and tamper-evident tear-strip, allowing you to safely and securely mail high value designer items. Side locks…

Read more

Internet Retailing Conference 2016 – See you there!

Deborah Lill Aug 11, 2016 Ecommerce, Lil News

Lil Packaging will be exhibiting at the Internet Retailing Conference 2016 on the 12th of October, on stand 17. Having exhibited at IRC2015, we find this event to be a really interesting, professional and engaging experience. Here's the brief from their website: [lil_quote cite="Internet Retailing Conference 2016 website" url=""]Now into its second decade at the forefront of multichannel, our 11th Annual…

Read more

Lil Packaging just got even better!

Deborah Lill Aug 11, 2016 Lil News

Our super efficient packaging manufacturing plant just got an upgrade! Over the past week we’ve taken delivery of over £650K in new machinery, with more to arrive in the coming months for a total investment of more than £1.3m. The sole purpose of our re-investment program is to boost capacity and streamline production, enabling us to keep up with increased…

Read more

iSP6 Breezebox: With luxury tissue paper and ribbon handle

Deborah Lill Jul 1, 2016 Lil News

Luxury e-commerce packaging has arrived in the form of our new iSP6 Breezebox, the ingenious ecom box which features cleverly integrated tissue paper and a ribbon handle. Perfect for designer brands, fashion items & accessories such as clothing & handbags, boutique gifts, perfume & beauty products and electronics/technology. Everything including our magic "Breezepaper" tissue can be custom printed. Breezepaper? Yes,…

Read more

Lil Packaging receive ‘Supply Chain Excellence Accreditation’…

Deborah Lill May 18, 2016 Lil News

Lil packaging has been awarded Supply Chain Excellence Accreditation, for the 4th year running at the Bookseller Industry Awards held on 9th May 2016. At Lil packaging, we represent a key part of the supply and logistics chain for booksellers and distributors. Our important role keeps books and publications of all kinds moving safely from location A, to location B…

Read more

Mail and Express Delivery Show 2016 – Lil Packaging are proud sponsors!

Deborah Lill May 18, 2016 Lil News

On the 19th of May 2016, the Mail and Express Delivery Show 2016 or "MEDS" is taking place at the Novotel Hotel & Conference Centre in Hammersmith, London. The MEDS website describes the event: [lil_quote cite="Mail & Express Delivery Website"]This year's annual show will attempt to cover all the exciting developments in delivery and business processes that have flooded the…

Read more

Mainline Flatpacks Ltd renamed Lil Packaging Ltd

Deborah Lill Mar 31, 2016 Lil News

Founded by Roger Lill in 1983, Mainline Flatpacks Ltd has been a well regarded feature of the Huntingdon and Cambridgeshire manufacturing community. As of the 1st of April 2016 however, the company will be celebrating its rebrand and official name change to Lil Packaging Ltd, now operated by Roger’s sons Barry Lill and Fred Lill. As a family-owned and operated…

Read more

Free Shipping on European Orders!

Deborah Lill Feb 10, 2016 Lil News

Good News! If you spend more than 50€ in our online packaging shop then you qualify for free shipping to any European destination. This means that not only can you pay in the Euro currency via Paypal, Credit Card, or Direct Bank Transfer, but you don't have to pay for postage! We're constantly striving to make the process of getting…

Read more

Internet Retailing Expo 2016 – See you there!

Deborah Lill Jan 29, 2016 Lil News

We're exhibiting at IRX2016! Lil Packaging will be exhibiting at the Internet Retailing Expo 2016 on the 27th & 28th of April, on stand E33. One of our premier events of the year, we have attended IRX several times before and always found it a highly professional, engaging, and lucrative event. Here's the brief from their website:[lil_quote cite="Internet Retailing Expo…

Read more

Our new Lil Packaging website…

Deborah Lill Nov 23, 2015 Lil News

Greetings Lil customers, fans, partners and... ummm... everyone else! By now you've probably noticed that we have a new packaging website.  It's built quite differently, and hopefully, you'll have noticed a marked improvement from the previous version. Like all new websites however, we know there will be some teething problems, snags to fix, and general improvements that we can make.…

Read more