Tag Archives: Corrugated packaging

DS Smith appoints new UK Managing Director for recycling

DS Smith appoints new UK Managing Director for recycling

DS Smith, the FTSE100 sustainable packing company, has announced the appointment of Andy Berrisford as its new UK Managing Director for recycling. Andy will be responsible for the company’s recycling operations in the UK, helping customers to reduce waste and increase recycling rates. Andy joins DS Smith after 13 successful …

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A commitment to sustainable packaging helps internet retailers to avoid provoking ‘oversized box rage’

A commitment to sustainable packaging helps internet retailers to avoid provoking oversized box

Evolving legislation, advances in technology and pressure to meet the expectations of increasingly environmentally conscious consumers are driving more companies to implement sustainable packaging strategies across their supply chains. With an estimated 5 billion corrugated boxes used in the UK each year and some 32 million tonnes of paper and …

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Internet Fusion create a packaging process that is over 99% plastic-free

Internet Fusion create a packaging process that is over 99 percent plastic-free

Internet Fusion Group, a leading lifestyle e-commerce retailer with brands such as Surfdome and Country Attire, have created a sustainable packaging process that is over 99% plastic-free. Investments in two Quadient CVP-500 automated packaging machines and switching to Corrugated Fanfold material from Ribble Packaging, have aided with their pursuit of …

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Smurfit Kappa expands global network of recycling plants

Smurfit Kappa expands global network of recycling plants

Smurfit Kappa has opened a new recycling plant in Malaga which will strengthen its recovered paper service in the region. The plant, which is expected to process over 30,000 tonnes of recovered paper annually, is perfectly positioned to meet the city’s growing recycling needs. A fleet of eco-friendly hybrid vehicles …

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Smurfit Kappa inspires creativity at Dutch Design Week

Smurfit Kappa inspires creativity at Dutch Design Week

Packaging leader Smurfit Kappa joined forces with internationally renowned Dutch Design Week to unleash the creative possibilities of cardboard. Art and Design graduates from the ArtEZ Institute of Arts were tasked with finding pioneering uses for paper and corrugated board under the supervision of the Het Instituut Foundation in Amsterdam. …

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