Cardboard boxes are part of everyday life and the majority of people would never stop and think about the history behind this simple idea.
As more and more people shop online, more and more parcels are being delivered, most of which arrive in cardboard boxes.
It’s such a simple concept but such an important one! This infographic looks at the history of cardboard boxes and how the first commercial cardboard box was created.
This infographic is bought to you by http://www.packagingexpress.co.uk.