ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, ILL , Oct. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco, has announced the creation of the Orion r high performance temperature controlled box rental service. This service will feature the new Orion r line of temperature controlled packaging, featuring high performance vacuum panel insulation encased in a lightweight, rugged EPP shell for maximum durability and thermal duration.Read more
PORCARI, Italy, Oct. 9, 2019 (Press Release) -Lucart, Europe’s leading manufacturer of tissue, airlaid and MG paper for flexible packaging, continues to focus on sustainability and on researching environmentally-friendly and innovative solutions with a view to reducing the environmental impact of its products.Read more
LONDON, Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Retailer reduces its use of plastic packaging, saving 12 tonnes of plastic each year through grape punnet switch
The employee-owned supermarket, Waitrose & Partners, wanted to reduce the unnecessary use of plastic packaging to help meet a company-wide pledge on packaging sustainability. To provide an innovative and sustainable solution for its Duchy Organic grape punnet, the supermarket turned to fruit supplier Primafruit and leading packaging company DS Smith to begin a collaborative packaging design process.Read more
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -MEPCO, the Middle East’s largest containerboard and paperboard manufacturer, announced today that it obtained the ISEGA certification for its product MEPWHITE (White-Top Liner). By certifying MEPwhite; MEPCO has an ISEGA-certified full range of containerboard products. MEPCO’s certified product list include MEPflute, MEPliner, MEPkraft, MEPdual, MEPchem, and recently, MEPwhite. Having a certified full range of products boasts MEPCO brand quality as well as widens its customer base and product applications.Read more
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Online wine retailer Laithwaites wanted to improve the protection performance of its packaging while also eradicating plastic from its portfolio. The company turned to packaging experts DS Smith to ensure these ambitious targets were realised.
To enhance the protection that Laithwaites’ packaging provides to its fragile glass bottles, DS Smith started by undertaking an audit of the company’s supply chain and the journey the product takes to the consumer.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 3, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box, the global expert in comprehensive Bag-in-Box and PouchUp packaging solutions, has installed a new triple head automatic filling line for bulk wine supply chain specialist SkanVin in Denmark.
Smurfit Kappa and SkanVin have been in partnership since SkanVin entered the Bag-inBox market with the packaging leader providing boxes, Bag-in-Box solutions and taps.Read more
LONDON, Oct. 3, 2019 (Press Release) -Farmers Boy, (Morrisons manufacturing), were looking to re-launch their Best Bacon product improving its Retail Ready Packaging (RRP) solution to attract shoppers in store. DS Smith was the perfect partner to help do this.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 2, 2019 (Press Release) -Portuguese food and beverage company Sumol+Compal has launched its premium brand Compal in Tetra Pak’s sleek, fresh new Tetra Stelo Aseptic 1000 Edge with Bio-based WingCap 30.Read more