Largest Cardboard Box-world record set by Chegg.com
PASADENA, Calif., USA -- Chegg.com,
the leading online textbook rental company, has created a
46 ft long, 20 ft wide and 9 ft tall box which sets the new
world record for the Largest
Photo: Chegg.com, the leading textbook
rental company, set a new World Record for the
world's largest box measuring 46' x 9' x 20'. (PRNewsFoto/Chegg.com)
photo) "We're thrilled that the iconic orange
Chegg box that students recognize and love is now officially
largest cardboard box!" said Tina Couch, vice
president of public relations at Chegg.
"But, we're even more excited about being
able to come to UCLA and talk to students about renting their
textbooks. Once they hear how easy it is and how much money
they can save, it's a no-brainer."
has an inventory of more than 2.4 million titles, offering
savings at more than 6,400 colleges and universities across
America. Not only do students save a ton of money by renting,
but there is no need to wait in line at the bookstore.
Textbooks are shipped in the iconic orange
box in less than a week and return postage is free. For every
book rented, Chegg plants a tree through its partnership with
American Forests. To date, Chegg
has planted more than 850 acres of trees or the equivalent
of 650 Rose Bowls.
This new world record for the Largest
Cardboard Box is eclipsing the previous Guinness world
record of 42 ft x 16 ft x 8 ft set just two weeks ago, in
Chegg's transformative concept of money-saving,
rental access to textbooks has made it one of the Internet's
fastest growing new companies and the leading online textbook
rental company. Launched nationally
in 2007, to-date, Chegg
has saved students more than 44 millions dollars at over 6,400
colleges. With a growing inventory
of more than 2.4 million titles, Chegg
puts textbooks into the hands of students when they need them
arriving in the brand's iconic orange box.