Packaging & Labelling

It is important to The Warehouse that the products we offer are packaged, labelled and shipped in a way that adds maximum value to our customers, as cost effectively and efficient as possible, and minimises any adverse impact on the environment. Listed below are documents outlining the TWL Packaging and Labelling requirements, including specifications and instructions.

Packaging

Document Description File Type File Size
Sustainable Packaging Guidelines We want to make more sustainable packaging the “new norm” and help Kiwis live better every day. PDF 259KB
Shelf Ready Packaging Guidelines TWG Guidelines for developing Shelf Ready Packaging solutions for new and existing (hardgoods) items. PDF 2,017KB
Packaging Guide Information on the TWG specifications for packaging and shipping requirements. PDF 1,234KB
Packaging Guide - Mandarin Information on the TWG specifications for packaging and shipping requirements, in Mandarin. PDF 1MB
Apparel Packing Standards This document clearly defines 'Apparel Packing Standards' for suppliers involved in the manufacturing and supplying of apparel, and involved in hanging at source for The Warehouse Group Ltd. PDF 3,073KB
Food Standards Labelling The Warehouse Limited's company policy around Food Standards Labelling Requirements. PDF 275KB
Heavy/Bulky Items Packaging Guide Information on the TWG specifications for packaging and shipping requirements for heavy/bulky items.
Heavy/Bulky Weight Icons PDF examples of the Heavy/Bulky Packaging Icons that are used at TWL. PDF 103KB

Labelling

Document Description File Type File Size
Checkpoint Systems – Contact Details Contact tnformation for our preferred label supplier for all suppliers, whether you are based in NZ, Australia, China or elsewhere. PDF 163KB
Pre Pricing Label Types Examples of label types and swing tags used by The Warehouse. PDF 627KB
Pre Pricing Label Guidelines A useful document that outlines the label types available for use at The Warehouse, and guidelines on how to use them.
Label Ordering - Instructions Instructions of how to order labels and tags through our preferred supplier, using their web based ordering tool. PDF 1MB
Vendor Pack – Apparel Requirements regarding Price and Barcode Labelling, including labels and tags ordering information for Apparel PDF 13.2MB
Vendor Pack - Childrenswear Requirements regarding Price and Barcode Labelling, including labels and tags ordering information for Footwear and Accessories PDF 7.8MB
Vendor Pack – Home Textiles Requirements regarding Price and Barcode Labelling, including labels and tags ordering information for Home Textiles PDF 5.2MB
Vendor Pack – Houseware And Misc Brands Requirements regarding Price and Barcode Labelling, including labels and tags ordering information for Houseware and miscellaneous brands PDF 2.0MB