Nelson Container

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We Box Everything Wisconsin.

Whatever you create, we package.


By definition, we are a custom-engineered, corrugated packaging manufacturer located in Milwaukee. By reputation, we are your partner in packaging. As one of the best custom packaging solutions companies in Wisconsin, our team works with you to identify packaging solutions and will design specifications to suit your requirements. At Nelson Container, we sell more than just boxes. Whatever you create, we contain.

Utilizing lean manufacturing best practices, QRM (Quick Response Manufacturing),  continual improvement and innovations in corrugated packaging, Nelson Container has developed strong, long-term relationships over the last 40 years. Our clients appreciate our commitment to excellence, reliability and exceeding expectations no matter the volume of the contract.

Some core competencies that differentiate us from other packaging solution companies is the ability to quickly design and deliver functional packaging solutions for customers with:

  • High Value Products
  • Low Volume per SKU
  • Dynamic Product Designs
  • A Global Market

Together with our competitive profile and sustainable business model, we’ve held a proven track record in the container trade since 1962. We pride ourselves on being a local Wisconsin business, serving the Midwest – Southeastern Wisconsin area – Wisconsin and surrounding states, who understands our clients’ needs and we are ready to serve you.

Ever wonder what it takes to get a box from design to completion? See how it all comes together in this fun interactive factory.

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“With multiple daily deliveries and quick turnaround, Nelson Container helped us reduce our on hand inventory by 34%.”


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