Shelby is a small manufacturer of folding paperboard boxes from purchased paperboard, including folding sanitary food boxes or cartons.
The Shelby Company was founded in1923 in Shelby, Ohio. Shelby was located in a few thousand square feet in The Shelby Electric Lamp Works building, which contained well over 100,000 square-feet of manufacturing space. In the early 1930's, Shelby relocated to Cleveland. As Shelby grew, the company required additional manufacturing space and in the early 1950's moved to a larger space in Cleveland, and in 1968, Shelby built a new, permanent home which remains in to this day, in Westlake, Ohio. They employee less than 50 people at their one facility in Westlake.