As the name depicts, edge-protectors are used to prevent crushing of the edges of the boxes. The edge-protectors are commonly used in long-distance shipments hence, exports. They prove to be very effective. Edge protectors too, comes in various shapes and sizes.
They are erected along-side the internal edges of the boxes and generally are accompanied with an additional sleeve which both, helps erecting the edge protector and add as an extra strength and cushioning provider to the containment.