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Structural Sample

Structural Sample

Customized structural samples which is do not print. It is suitable for the case where you just want to proof the size, material, and workmanship first and do not want to pay a high cost.

What's Included

Here's what's included and excluded in a structural sample:

✔️Custom size
✔️Custom material

❌ Print
❌ Finishes (e.g. matte, glossy)
❌ Add-ons (e.g. foil stamping, embossing)

Note: structural samples are made with sampling machines, so these samples might be harder to fold and you may see some small creases/tears in the paper.


For each structural sample, you will receive:

✅ 1 dieline* of the structural sample
✅ 1 structural sample delivered to your doorstep

*Note: dielines for inserts are only provided as part of our structural design service.

Process & Timeline

Generally, structural samples take 3-5 days to complete and 7-10 days to ship.

Specify requirements

Choose the packaging type and define the specs (e.g. size, material).

Place order

Place your sample order and make payment in full.

Create sample (3-5 days)

The sample will be created based on the agreed upon specifications.

Ship sample (7-10 days)

We'll send photos and mail the physical sample to your specified address.


Structural samples are available for all packaging types.

USD 40+Paper cups & bowls, Paper box for food, Paper bag
Custom quoteTissue paperpaper cup holderscup paper sleevescold cup lidswrapping paper

Reimbursement Policy

If you place a production order where the specifications are identical to the structural sample you ordered, you are eligible for a reimbursement of the structural sample fee. Here are the reimbursement terms for each structural sample purchased:

50% of the sample feeMinimum order value of USD 800 (excluding shipping) per packaging type, or volume of 500 units per packaging type.
100% of the sample feeMinimum order value of USD 1500 (excluding shipping) per packaging type, or volume of 2000 units per packaging type.

For example, if you've purchased 2 identical structural samples, you will need to meet the reimbursement criteria twice in order to get a full reimbursement for both samples (e.g. packaging order value of USD 1500 x 2 or 2000 units x 2).

Revisions & Redesigns

Before placing an order for a structural sample, please double check the specifications and details of your sample. Changes in scope after the sample has been created will come with additional costs.

Revision (no additional fees)The box lid is too tight and it's hard to open the box
The box doesn't close properly
For inserts, the product is too tight or too loose in the insert
Redesign (additional sample fees)Changing the packaging type
Changing the size
Changing the material

Get Started

Start by customizing your packaging on our platform to get an initial quote. If the quote is within your budget, you can then make a request for a sample.