Cookietins.com, Freund Container and The Container Store sell inexpensive empty cookie tins. Other sources include Uline and Holidaytins.com. These vendors also sell other empty food containers such as popcorn buckets.
Cookietins.com offers a variety of empty cookie tins in print, solid colors and holiday designs. The company also sells packing supplies such as divider inserts, oven-safe tin liners, lids and shipping cartons. Freund Container stocks similar items in wholesale quantities, including a large number of tins with seasonal prints.
The Container Store sells several sizes of steel cookie tins and boxes. Popular items include the white round tin, red brocade round tin and Christmas sweater tin.