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Plastic Reels

Strong. Durable. Affordable.

Our plastic reel lines, including our patented Reel Tough® reels, deliver durability at a low price.

Our wide array of plastic reels includes the Reel Tough® reel, with its special, patented flange design and a life span exceeding similar-process reels; and our EconoReel reels and spools, engineered to be durable while delivering strong performance for a lower cost. 

We use our technology and design experience and our multiple locations in North America and Europe to develop the most cost-effective packaging solution for you. For customer service, call 800-633-3962.

Utility Spool, Plywood-Replacement Spools and our patented EconoReel Spools

Sonoco’s utility, plywood-replacement and EconoReel spools are lightweight, durable and recyclable and are an inexpensive package solution for insulated wire, cordage and other filaments. Utility spools sizes range from 6.5” to 16” (165 mm to 406 mm). Sonoco’s in-process reel sizes range from a 16” flange diameter to a 30” flange diameter.

User benefits:

  • Cost-effective 
  • Straight, smooth flanges offer splinter-free, easy payout for better product protection
  • Rugged, durable
  • Lighter weight for safe handling
  • Withstand extreme weather conditions

Ideal for:

  • Bare wire, building wire insulated wire
  • Communications cable-category wire applications
  • Reel in the Box packaging
  • Low-voltage outdoor/landscape wire
  • Solder
  • Ribbon and tape
  • Rope
  • Monofilament