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Willbox is a container hire & sales company based in Southampton, England. The brand is owned and operated by Williams Shipping, a family business founded in 1894.

Willbox has 20 regional depots across the UK, and is recognised as one of Britain’s leading suppliers of containers. Willbox is proud to be fully accredited with a host of organisations and trade associations.

*Bureau Veritas ISO accreditation is certified at Southampton and Pembroke.


  • Achilles

    Achilles creates & manages a global network of collaborative industry communities, allowing trading partners to share high quality, structured data.
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  • Self Storage Association

    The Self Storage Association (SSA UK) is the principle trade association representing both self storage operators and industry supplier members’ interests in the UK.
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  • Bureau Veritas

    Bureau Veritas help organisations achieve, maintain and demonstrate compliance with quality, health, safety, environmental & social accountability obligations.

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  • Road Haulage Association

    The Road Haulage Association Ltd (RHA) is a British trade association which represents members of the road haulage industry, together with allied businesses.

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  • Constructionline

    Constructionline is home to 1000’s of the UK’s best pre-qualified construction contractors & companies. Williams Shipping is a proud member.
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  • British Safety Council

    The British Safety Council is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading health & safety organisations. The BSC provide training and accreditation.

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  • Construction Plant Hire Association

    The Construction Plant-hire association (CPA) is the leading trade association for the plant hire sector in the UK, providing guidance documents for its members.

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  • BIC

    The Bureau International des Containers et du Transport Intermodal is the only non-government organisation linking all groups in containerisation & transport.

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  • M P B A

    The Modular & Portable Building Association is a leading authority on temporary & permanent factory based construction technologies in the UK.

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  • Hampshire Chamber of Commerce

    The Hampshire Chamber of Commerce is owned and led by its membership comprising of local business organisations of all sectors and sizes.

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Willbox is rated 4.87 stars by Reviews.co.uk based on 184 merchant reviews

4.87 / 5 Rating
184 Reviews
Excellent customer service and delivered on time...could not ask for more.
Great Service and efficient, good quality clean container, never fail to satisfy
LAURA JOHNS ROCKS YOUR WORLD! (and Rob the delivery driver!) You guys were brilliant - we called, we sorted, you delivered. Bish, bash bosh. Laura's excitement matched mine for our spanking container (who knew two gals could get so much chat and giggles out of a big blue box?) Rob was brilliant - he has some serious big box positioning skills - impressed - and he was lovely! Like a friendly uncle with a grin (even at 7.15am) and serious big truck manoeuvring kudos (our drive is a tad tricky!) Win win. Smashing service. We now have space to hide all our crap while we renovate one of the most derelict houses in Cornwall! I hope you share this review and you give Laura and Rob a bottle of bubbly at the Christmas party. Do you guys have parties in a big maze of containers? Now THAT would be epic! Cheers everyone!
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