DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 22, 2020 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has continued to demonstrate its leadership in sustainable and innovative packaging solutions by winning eight 2020 WorldStar Awards.
The first award was for Rollor Packaging, a pioneering and fully sustainable product which protects clothing from being creased during delivery, which Smurfit Kappa developed with its partner Rollor. Made from a single corrugated sheet, it has generated significant interest in the fashion industry and is UPS approved.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box and Vitop, experts in comprehensive Bag-in-Box® packaging solutions, are official sponsors of the Concours International ‘Best Wine in Box’ contest once again this year.
Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box has supported the prestigious wine contest since it began in 2015 when a strategic partnership was born. The innovative concept of this contest has proved to be a real success as it has become a benchmark for consumers from all over the world, bringing together over 100 producers from different countries.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Dec. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa and the Wings for Aid Foundation joined forces to create an innovative packaging solution that facilitates the delivery of emergency supplies into hard-to-reach areas.
The pack, which won the 2019 TIACA Air Cargo Sustainability Award, can be dropped from a plane without any damage to the contents. This was proven in prototype tests during which a pack of 30 eggs, a notoriously fragile product, remained intact following a drop from 100 metres.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Dec. 2, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has launched a new range of imaginative and eco-friendly toys that are made completely from paper.
With consumers trying to make more sustainable choices in every aspect of their lives – including what they put into their children’s toy boxes - Smurfit Kappa explored how it could apply its expertise in design and paper to offer a solution.
The ekolife range provides shoppers with a sustainable alternative to the vast amounts of non-recyclable toys that flood the shops every year.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has been named a founding member of a new industry alliance to boost the contribution of paper-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy.
The 4evergreen forum, which is led by the Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI), will see Smurfit Kappa work with leading brand owners and packaging companies to increase awareness about the benefits of fibre-based packaging materials.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 21, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has launched a portfolio of sustainable packaging solutions for bundling canned and bottled beverages.
The innovative new corrugated range eliminates the need for single-use plastic and is 100% recyclable, renewable and biodegradable.Read more
BRUSSELS, Nov. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry, announced today a new alliance called 4evergreen. The aim of the alliance is to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy that minimises climate and environmental impact.Read more
JELENIA GORA, Poland, Nov. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -On August 2018, PMP (Paper Machinery Producer) has signed a contract for a press part rebuild of PM#2 in Smurfit Kappa Morava Paper, Czech Republic. On September 2019, a new core technological component, PMP Intelli-Nip Shoe Press has been launched. These last 2 years have been very productive of projects for press part modernization or new press.Read more