Nova Custom Boxes

Gift Cake Boxes

Gift cake boxes are specially designed packaging boxes used to present and transport cakes as gifts. Made from durable materials like cardboard or corrugated paper, these boxes provide protection for the cake during transit. They come in various shapes, sizes, and designs, allowing for customization to suit different occasions. With secure closures and sometimes decorative elements like windows or ribbons, gift cake boxes ensure that the cake remains intact and visually appealing. They are available from packaging suppliers, online marketplaces, and cake decorating stores, and can be personalized with messages or logos. The perfect solution for gifting cakes, these boxes combine functionality and aesthetics to make any cake presentation special.

Box StyleGift Cake Boxes
Dimension (L+W+H)All Custom Sizes & Shapes
QuantitiesNo Minimum Order Required
Paper Stock10pt to 28pt (60lb to 400lb) Eco-Friendly Kraft, E-flute Corrugated, Bux Board, Cardstock
PrintingNo Printing, CMYK, CMYK + 1 PMS color, CMYK + 2 PMS colors
FinishingGloss Lamination, Matte Lamination, Gloss AQ, Gloss UV, Matte UV, Spot UV, Embossing, Foiling
Add-on optionsDie Cut Inserts, Window, Ribbons, Handle, Hang Tabs
Additional Options(Free Shipping, Free 3D Mock-Ups, Low MOQs, Wholesale Prices, Fast Turnaround)
ProofFlat View, 3D Mock-up, Physical Sampling (On request)
Turnaround4 – 8 Business Days, RUSH
Stock Options14pt, 16pt, 18pt & 24pt SBS Paperboard C1S/C2S, A to E-flute Corrugated, Kraft

Gift cake boxes are specially designed packaging boxes that are used to present and transport cakes as gifts. These boxes are typically made from sturdy materials like cardboard or corrugated paper to provide proper protection to the cake during transit. They come in various shapes and sizes to accommodate different cake sizes and designs.

Here are some key features and considerations when choosing gift cake boxes:

Size and Shape:

Select a box that matches the dimensions of the cake you plan to gift. It should have enough space to accommodate the cake without squishing it.


Look for boxes made from high-quality materials that are durable and food-safe. Cardboard and corrugated paper are popular choices as they provide strength and stability.

Design and Appearance:

Choose a box that complements the occasion and reflects your personal style. Many gift cake boxes come in elegant designs and may have windows or decorative elements to showcase the cake.

Secure Closure:

Ensure that the box has a secure closure mechanism, such as flaps, tabs, or ribbons, to keep the cake in place during transportation.

Customization Options:

Some manufacturers offer customizable gift cake boxes where you can add personalized messages, logos, or designs to make them more unique and special.


Consider the number of boxes you need. Many suppliers offer bulk purchasing options at discounted prices.

Additional Features:

Some gift cake boxes may come with inserts or dividers to hold cupcakes or other small treats alongside the cake. Others may include handles for easy carrying.

When searching for gift cake boxes, you can explore local packaging suppliers, online marketplaces, or specialized cake decorating stores. It’s essential to read customer reviews and compare prices and quality before making a purchase.

Remember to consider your specific requirements, such as the occasion, the type of cake, and any specific design elements you prefer, to ensure you find the perfect gift cake box to present your cake in a beautiful and secure manner.