We offer a 24hr turnaround on quote requests

Box and Drawer Inserts

Home 5 Products 5 Box and Drawer Inserts

About Box and Drawer Inserts

Box and drawer inserts made from sponge, also known as foam inserts or foam padding, offer various benefits and find extensive uses in a wide range of industries.

Here are some of the key benefits and uses:

Benefits of Box and Drawer Inserts Made from Sponge:

  • Protection: Sponge inserts provide excellent cushioning and shock absorption, protecting delicate and fragile items during transportation or storage. They help prevent damage, scratches, and breakage.
  • Customization: Foam inserts can be easily cut and shaped to fit specific products or items, offering a custom fit that ensures optimal protection and organization.
  • Lightweight: Sponge inserts are lightweight, adding minimal additional weight to the overall package or drawer, making them ideal for shipping and handling purposes.
  • Versatility: Sponge inserts come in various densities and thicknesses, providing a wide range of options for different levels of protection based on the item’s requirements.
  • Easy to Clean: Most sponge materials used in inserts are easy to clean and can be wiped down to maintain hygiene and appearance.
  • Non-Abrasive: Sponge inserts are non-abrasive, which means they won’t scratch, or damage delicate surfaces of products or items placed in them.

Uses of Box and Drawer Inserts Made from Sponge:

  • Packaging and Shipping: Foam inserts are commonly used in packaging and shipping to protect electronic devices, glassware, jewellery, and other delicate items from damage during transit.
  • Tool Organization: Sponge inserts are used in toolboxes and tool drawers to organize and protect tools, preventing them from rattling and scratching against each other.
  • Jewellery Storage: Soft sponge inserts are often used in jewellery boxes and displays to hold and showcase various jewellery pieces, protecting them from scratches and tangles.
  • Medical and Laboratory Applications: Foam inserts are used in medical and laboratory equipment cases to securely hold fragile instruments and equipment during transportation.
  • Electronics Protection: Sponge inserts are utilized in cases for cameras, lenses, and other electronic devices to protect them from impacts and keep accessories organized.
  • Retail Display: Sponge inserts are used in retail displays for delicate products, enhancing their presentation and ensuring their protection from handling.
  • Collectibles and Memorabilia: Foam inserts are commonly used to hold and protect collectible items such as coins, trading cards, and figurines.
  • E-commerce Packaging: Foam inserts are used in e-commerce packaging to secure products and create a premium unboxing experience for customers.
  • Cosmetic Packaging: Foam inserts are employed in cosmetic packaging to hold and protect makeup products and cosmetic accessories during transit.
  • Automotive Storage: Foam inserts are used in automotive storage cases to organize and protect small automotive parts and accessories.

Overall, box and drawer inserts made from sponge provide an effective and affordable solution for protecting and organizing various items in a wide range of industries. Their customizable nature, lightweight, and cushioning properties make them a popular choice for ensuring the safety and presentation of valuable and delicate products.

Box and drawer inserts can be made from a variety of materials, each offering different properties and benefits based on the intended application. Some common materials used for box and drawer inserts include:

  • Foam: Foam inserts are soft and cushioning, providing excellent protection for delicate and fragile items during storage and transportation. Foam inserts are often made from materials like polyethylene foam, polyurethane foam, or closed-cell foam.
  • Cardboard: Cardboard inserts are lightweight and cost-effective. They are commonly used for organizing and protecting items in boxes and drawers.
  • Plastic: Plastic inserts, such as thermoformed trays or injection-moulded dividers, offer durability and versatility. They can be custom designed to fit specific items and provide reliable protection.
  • Wood: Wooden inserts are sturdy and can be crafted to fit the exact dimensions of a box or drawer. They are often used for custom and high-end packaging or organizing.
  • Fabric: Fabric inserts, such as velvet, felt, or satin, are commonly used in jewellery boxes and cases to protect and showcase jewellery pieces.
  • Metal: Metal inserts, such as metal trays or dividers, are durable and suitable for heavy-duty applications. They are often used in industrial settings or for organizing tools and equipment.
  • EVA (Ethylene-vinyl acetate): EVA foam inserts are soft and flexible, providing good cushioning and protection. They are commonly used in cases for electronics and delicate equipment.
  • Rubber: Rubber inserts offer excellent grip and protection for items during transit. They are often used in toolboxes and cases for equipment and instruments.
  • moulded Pulp: moulded pulp inserts are made from recycled paper and offer a sustainable and cost-effective solution for protecting products during shipping.
  • Acrylic: Acrylic inserts provide a transparent and modern look for product displays and showcases, making them popular in retail and exhibition settings.

The choice of material for box and drawer inserts depends on factors such as the type of items being stored or transported, the level of protection required, the budget, and the desired aesthetics. Customization options are available for many of these materials, allowing inserts to be tailor-made to fit specific products or items.

Drawer Inserts

Quick Enquiry

If you need help or a quote regarding any of our processes, materials or capabilities, please contact us on +44 (0)1903 235784 or complete the quick enquiry form below.

Box and Drawer Inserts Enquiry

Privacy Policy

2 + 4 =

Why C&W Seals?

C&W Seals constantly review our activities to allow us to provide the latest products & manufacturing techniques in the marketplace. Our highly-trained staff specialise in the manufacturer of tailor-made products to meet specific customer specifications.

By regularly benchmarking our material prices we can guarantee new and current clients the best possible prices as well as bringing our clients the latest products with our forward thinking and dedicated mindset.

Need Help?

If you can't find the answer that you need, or would just like to speak to someone about any of our processes, mateials or capabilities, then please do get in touch.


+44 (0)1903 235784



Request a quote and we'll send it back within 24 hours

If you need a quote for Material Conversion, please complete our quote request form and we will send a quote back within 24 hours.