Started in 1987 to provide basic shipping and crating services, Packnet is now a leader in custom and industrial packaging solutions.

Packnet began its operations in 1987 to provide basic shipping and crating services. Today, Packnet has grown to its current position as an Upper Midwest regional leader in providing designed and engineered custom and industrial packaging solutions and precision cutting services. Our strength has always been our ability to clearly define customers' needs and deliver with cost savings solutions.

Not all suppliers are created equal and a box is not just a box. The right packaging is important because it improves handling, minimizes or eliminates damage, and reduces overall costs. Entrepreneur and Packnet Founder Mike Nyberg built his company on the... (more)


This stage involves gathering all the necessary materials needed to make your product. Some factories provide materials and assembly; sometimes you will need to buy materials separately.


"Production run" means making a lot of one product at once. The factories listed under "production" can produce small and/or large quantities. The minimum order for a production run can vary from factory to factory (some have no minimum, some require a dozen, and some require up to 1,000 to be made at once)