From cheap to luxury gift golf ball packaging boxes

Before you want to start the golf ball business, you need to learn how to design golf ball packaging box. After learning about this and do the market research, I believe you will have more confidient about your business.

The Origin & Development of Golf

One of the most popular story was a Scottish herdsman who accidentally hit a boulder into a rabbit hole with a stick while herding his cattle. He was inspired by this and invented the game later called golf.

Golf was made up of four acronyms which is Green, Oxygen, Light and Friendship. It is a kind of sport that combines the enjoyment of nature, physical exercise and games.

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How big is the golf market?

The global golf ball market size was valued at USD 1.11 billion in 2017 and is projected to register a CAGR of 2.7% from 2018 to 2025. Promotion of golf tourism, construction of new golf courses, and rising consumer disposable income are some of the key market drivers. Governments across the world organize tournaments, workshops, and construction of professional golf courses to encourage tourism. This is also attributed to market growth over the forecast period.

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Golf has been positioned as a lifestyle sport with an added element of prestige. It presents a sense of competition and an avenue for physical exercise apart from being a source of entertainment. Several countries encourage tourism by organizing golfing events to attract both international and domestic tourists. Moreover, the sport is being used as an outlet not only for recreation but also as a part of community and regional development. Thus, enhanced favorability of the sport among the population is anticipated to drive the demand over the forecast period.


The importance of a good golf ball packaging


The primary purpose of golf ball packaging box is to protect golf ball from any damage that could happen during transport, handling and storage. Packaging retains the product intact throughout its logistics chain from manufacturer to the end user. It protects the product from humidity, light, heat and other external factors. This is the most important purpose of packaging. Because of that it is not unusual to end up with far more packaging than the actual product. Especially when ordering items from online stores. The amount of packaging waste the product leaves behind can be really staggering. All in all, packaging’s purpose is to protect, but there is a difference between an intelligent and well-designed packaging and a packaging with no fit-to-purpose design.


Golf ball packaging box counts an important part of the product brand and marketing. A unique packaging can increase the product attractiveness and thus affect to the willingness to buy the product. Packaging is as important as the product itself. Its purpose is to stand out from the shelf or website, enhance sales, provide relevant information on the product and augment interest. Two thirds of people say that the packaging has an effect on their buying decisions. A packaging can also tell a whole story about the business behind the product and the product’s environmental, social and economical impacts. It is a tool to communicate company’s values and great benefits that the product brings to the consumer.


More and more consumers are paying attention to the packaging materials’ carbon footprint, re-usability and recyclability before making their buying decision. In fact how sustainable packaging is perceived, the more positive impact it has to the sales numbers. The packaging design has a crucial role in defining how easy it is to separate the materials from each other and thus how easy the packaging is to reuse and recycle. Making more with less not only saves resources but also leaves less material for the consumer to handle properly.

Does the proportion of investment in Golf Ball Packaging affect the sales volume?

As we known, the first impression is very important no matter for the person or products. Therefore, how to make your golf ball packaging outstanding on the products shelf is a good question to think about. So the first impression of the package determines the high probability of sales

Easily custom golf ball paper packaging boxes – suitable for entry sales markets


Cartons packaging box for golf balls
Single or multiple golf ball paper boxes packaging, easy to change the size and custom LOGO
golf ball packaging design
Golf ball window paper box packaging

price:The price is usually $0.1-0.2 depending on the size and quantity of the order

Material:there have many different style such as single side coated board, double side coated board, gray board, silver paper and so on. We use gram to judge the thickness of paper, like 250g, 300g, 350g……Thicker material, higher price. We can give you suggestions for the material if you have no idea.

Customization time: 5-7 days.It has the shortest production time

Surface treatment:CMYK color printing +UV varnish + embossing

Window paper box packaging are suitable for golf balls retail , sell it on Amazon, eBay and you retail store. Clear window can display your golf balls directly, all of the window size, box size, printing can be customized.

In additional, the balls paper box can be flat transportation, the costs of shipping will be better the freight fee of gift box.

CMYK is free to make any pattern you want
UV spot printing craft
UV varnish effect, showing local brightness, touch feel
Can customize the pattern of embossing, most people choose to do embossing effect in their own logo

Clear plastic box packaging – full transparent display – entry level packaging box

empty golf ball boxes
All transparent golf plastic box packaging, can be customized LOGO and embossing
golf ball storage container
Can be customized in different sizes
Embossing printing craft
Plastic embossing will show the packaging is different, less used in the market

price:The price is usually $0.1-0.2 depending on the size and quantity of the order

Material:plastic have PVC and PET material, each material have 0.3mm,0.35mm, 0.4mm, 0.45mm.  PET material can be recycled, with environmental degradable characteristics

Customization time: 7-10 days.

Golf ball plastic packaging were made by the transparent PVC/PET material ( PET is eco-friendly material, its costs is higher than the cost of PVC material normally). The transparent packaging can display your golf balls directly. Of course, the plastic material can be printable. If you have own golf balls package design, Agreen Packaging can customize it for you.

Plastic box for golf balls has the advantages with the low price, can be flat transport, less freight fee, but you need to fold the box to assemble the products when you receive the flat plastic box.

Golf ball Blister clamshell Packaging-Shelf promotion products used in the majority

Golf ball Blister clamshell Packaging
Fully transparent, it can usually stand or hang on store shelves


price:The price is usually $0.1-0.2 depending on the size and quantity of the order

Material:plastic have PVC and PET material, each material have 0.4-0.6MM  PET material can be recycled, with environmental degradable characteristics

Wholesale clamshell containers is easy to assemble and it can show the whole look of inside golf ball products and accessories very clearly. We accept custom shape clamshell for golf balls products, such as round clamshell packaging or square shape clamshell packaging. We also accept the custom cavity for clamshell, you can design one cavity for several golf balls or you can design one cavity for one ball to prevent it from moving during shipping.

Plastic clamshell containers should be the cheapest packaging among all the packaging style, it is very suitable for the clients who don’t have much budget.

Packaged in transparent tube for reuse and display

Packaged in transparent tube for reuse and display
We have a golf ball-sized tube that comes with a reusable cover.You can customize the height at will
empty golf ball tubes
Plastic tube package with golf tees

price:The price is usually $0.5-0.8 depending on the size and quantity of the order

Material:plastic have PETG material, each material have 0.4-0.6MM  PETG material can be recycled, with environmental degradable characteristics,Usually, it also meets food grade requirements.

Disadvantages: relatively large volume, not suitable for small batch customization, mass procurement and sea transportation will increase their competitiveness

Customization time: 10-15 days.

Crystal clear plastic round canister are sold as golf ball sleeve holder, and can be your promotional activity products. Because the golf ball is heavy, normal plastic tubes can’t hold the balls well. The material we use for plastic tube for golf balls is thick and the tube is very string. Usually the plastic golf ball tubes would match with an insert tray, it can be plastic insert or EVA insert. We design the cavity to pack the golf tees and then the top of the golf tees can pack the golf ball.

Agreen Packaging can easy to print your logo or design on the cylinder.

Golf balls tube have the permanently sealed bottom and the plastic lid with a thumb tab/strap for easy removal.

The height of tube accepts customize base on the quantity of balls.

Flip belt lining luxury gift box available for custom size and LOGO
Gift box set can also hold the ball pins and some exquisite gifts

price:The price is usually $1-3 depending on the size and quantity of the order

Material:Comprised of a printable surface and a hard internal cardboard,The overall thickness is about 2MM.

Advantages:Magnet clamshell box and upper and lower kit can be selected as well as drawer box structure, rich choice

Disadvantages: relatively large volume, not suitable for small batch customization, mass procurement and sea transportation will increase their competitiveness

Custom time: 10-20 days.

Flip golf gift box set
With black EVA lining, to ensure safe transportation and to meet the visual effect

Gift boxes have two styles, one is the lid with base box, and another one is the magnetic box. All of these gift boxes match with a black EVA tray to hold the golf balls. EVA tray insert is very light and it has different color. According our experience, most of the clients would choose black color EVA insert. Because the black color EVA insert match the gift box well and make it looks more high-grade.

Golf Ball Gift boxes are more delicate than other storage containers, the thickness is about 2mm which means that the quality is the strongest among all the other styles packaging. Certainly, the target market for the gift box is very clearly, that is high-end market. In other words, the gift box won’t be cheap. The disadvantage of the gift box should be the large shipping volume, because it can’t be folded as thin paper/plastic box. If you want to save shipping cost, sea shipping would be the best shipping way. You can purchase large quantity one time to equal the sea shipping cost.

golf ball gift box
Packaged upper and lower combination gift box with skylight
magnectic golf ball gift box
Magnetic gift box only have thick material, it is about 2mm and it can’t be folded. The front side of the lid have magnet and the base’s front have magnet, so it is very easy to close it.

 Logo design

Judicious use of colors is a critical element of designing any gift golf ball box. Color is one of the simplest and most effective strategies of branding. Color schemes are the first visual cue of the gift box to the recipient, you can ask your designer to design some colorful design or make your logo more impressive.

 Printing craft

Besides the material and attractive logo, you also can do special printing craft to attract the customer’s attention. For example, the printing craft have hot stamping golden printing and embossing and UV spot. You can choose the craft according to your printing design.

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Understanding the target market and your budget

If you want your products sells well, it is important that you understand your target market and the product positioning. This is the first step before you start your business. You need to do the market research and decide the target price of your product. Then you can know the budget of the packaging for the products.

For the packaging, professional person should do professional work. We are professional packaging supplier who specialized in packaging field for 12 years. Tell us your target price then we can give you some suggestions and you can make the final decision. That is win-win situation for both of us.

Choosing the golf ball packaging box according to your budget 

Not only the product have different level, but the packaging of the product have different level. Good packaging can improve the product level. Some people may think the packaging is a kind of waste, but we have to admit that packaging would effect the customer’s choice. Would you buy a product with good looking packaging or buy a product without packaging? I think the answer is quite clear.

We also know the importance of environment protection, this is the reason why we called agreen packaging. We want our clients know the importance of green. The material we used is eco-friendly material and we insist on avoiding unnecessary waste for the production. The client tell us their golf ball packaging cost and golf ball packaging design, we can give some professional advice to them to save the waste and save the clients’ cost.

We are professional golf ball packaging wholesale supplier, contact us if you need to design golf ball packaging box.

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