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. The opening of the corrugated plant heralds the company’s latest technology, keeping pace with increasing demands by consumers and retailers for fully recyclable boxes and “fit-to-product” packaging.
DS Smith's factory in Portugal, specialised in displays for point of sales, has received a PAPIES 2019 award.
The award-winning equipment, in the category of displays for point of sales, was a cardboard island, consisting of a modular structure, integrating real ropes as a true stand- out feature. This eye catching and attractive solution, structurally developed for Unilever FIMA, provided great prominence to the Tresemmé brand.
In the aim of creating differentiating displays for point of sales, assisting brands in their promotional campaigns, the DS Smith Displays team works side by side with its customers, designing high-impact, innovative projects. The award-winning display of this Papies edition is a clear example of an excellent result that can be achieved when developing a solution in close collaboration with the customer. In addition to convey efficiently the brand’s message and complying with sustainability requirements, our wide offer of corrugated cardboard displays provides high visibility to the products on display resulting in an increase in sales.
Every year, the Portuguese magazine “Revista do Papel” organizes the Papies awards, with the purpose of recognizing the best works in the area of graphic communication in Portugal. Following a consolidated tradition of 28 years, these awards bring together hundreds of professionals annually from the most varied industries working in the area of graphic communication and packaging.
DS Smith's customisable and reusable AkyPak makes material handling and distribution easier
To create the ‘perfect reusable packaging’ most solutions may need to be customized to deal with the unique demands of a product and meet customer requirements. DS Smith Plastics, Extruded Products offer customisable and reusable packaging under their AkyPak® brand of bulk-containers, sleeves, boxes and storage bins.
DS Smith awarded first PS9000 Pharmaceutical accreditation
DS Smith Neath, located in South Wales, UK, has been awarded the PS 9000 pharmaceutical accreditation. The accreditation validates the Neath site to produce printed cartons for the pharmaceutical sector. The implementation of this accreditation will now enable the site to offer its extensive range of packaging solutions to the pharmaceutical sector.
DS Smith Plastics launches a new product line of extruded Polypropylene packaging dedicated to pharmaceutical applications
DS Smith Plastics, Extruded Products France announced the launch of AkyPure − a new line of extruded polypropylene packaging for the pharmaceutical industry. AkyPure has been developed in collaboration with key players in the industry. The new product line consists of hygienic, fiber-free and moist-resistant packaging solutions manufactured in compliance with International Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) that ensures products are consistently produced and controlled according to established quality standards.
- Jo Webb
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