COLUMBIA, SC, Oct. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith North America Packaging and Paper Division will showcase its sustainable, innovative produce packaging offerings at the 2019 Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit Conference & Expo from October 18-19 in Anaheim, CA.
DS Smith will showcase its full line of innovative produce packaging solutions such as Greencoat, the industry's only wax-free, 100% recyclable coated box, as well as shelf-ready and high-end graphics offerings.Read more
TOLOSA, Spain, Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Comart, a specialised distributor in the supply of paper cardboard and flexible films has the largest private warehouse in Spain with a permanent stock of more than 10.000 tonnes of rolls and sheets. It is one of the few distributors that can guarantee a 24-hour supply service in Spain, France and Portugal.Read more
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -During the C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark, the Carlsberg Group today issued an update on its journey to create the Green Fibre Bottle, the world’s first "paper bottle" for beer.
Made from sustainably sourced wood fibres, it is both 100% bio-based and fully recyclable. The Group also announced it has been joined by other leading global companies that are united in their vision to develop sustainable packaging through the advancement of paper bottle technology.Read more
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