LONDON, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -Sustainable packaging leader DS Smith hosts Dr Luke Evans, newly elected Hinckley MP on circular economy visit.
DS Smith, the UK’s leading provider of sustainable packaging solutions has hosted the newly elected MP for Hinckley and Bosworth, Dr Luke Evans to discuss the circular economy and upcoming environmental legislation in the UK.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -Romantics are being urged to spare their loved one’s blushes this Valentine’s Day with new statistics showing over a third (36%) of people would be embarrassed to receive a flower delivery at work.
Research from sustainable packaging company DS Smith, has revealed that over half (54%) of people would prefer to receive flowers straight to their home – with just 12% saying that they would prefer to receive flowers in front of their colleagues.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 6, 2020 (Press Release) -DS Smith and Keep Scotland Beautiful have teamed up on the Cup Movement - an initiative designed to offer coffee cup recycling in the Greater Glasgow area.
In 2019, Scotland made its way through 500 million single-use coffee cups, with Greater Glasgow contributing almost 100 million cups alone. With coffee cup recycling rates at only 4%, over 90 million cups ended up in landfill or incineration to produce energy-from-waste (EfW).Read more
LONDON, Jan. 30, 2020 (Press Release) -Surprising new figures from packaging giant, DS Smith, have shown increased sales of paper for shopping bags as retailers adapt to new attitudes towards single-use plastic.
Last year alone, our Kemsley Paper Mill – the largest paper recycling mill in the UK – supplied enough paper to make around 400 million bags used by major retailers and food takeaway chains.Read more
LONDON, Jan. 24, 2020 (Press Release) -In a single day, DS Smith’s new state-of-the art box manufacturing plant is able to produce more than 17 million square feet of lightweight recyclable packaging – enough to overlay the entire Indianapolis Motor Speedway.Read more
LONDON, Jan. 20, 2020 (Press Release) -DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging, has today announced it has joined 4evergreen, a new industry alliance to increase awareness of the benefits of fibre-based packaging materials in a circular and sustainable economy.
4evergreen was created as a forum to engage and connect industry members from across the fibre-based packaging value chain, from paper and board producers to packaging converters, brand-owners and retailers, technology and material suppliers, waste sorters and collectors.Read more
LONDON, Jan. 14, 2020 (Press Release) -DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging worldwide, has had three of its innovative packaging solutions prized with a 2020 WorldStar Packaging Award.
The competition is one of the major events of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO) and is the pre-eminent international award in packaging. The binding condition to access the worldwide competition is that designs must have first collected a national award, and the stakes are high – with 321 packaging projects participating from 36 countries.Read more
LONDON, Jan. 9, 2020 (Press Release) -DS Smith is participating at the Pharmapack exhibition in Paris, the main event in Europe for the pharmaceutical and medical devices packaging sector. Our packaging experts will welcome you at the stand E50 on 5-6 February 2020 at Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles - Hall 7.2.Read more