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Last autumn Smurfit Kappa launched its bold and open-ended Better Planet Packaging initiative. Tim Sykes met Arco Berkenbosch at Smurfit Kappa’s Global Experience Centre at Schiphol to find out how the sustainability brief looks one year on Read more

Smurfit Kappa has seen a marked increase in the number of companies seeking sustainable packaging alternatives for fresh fruit and vegetables. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has used its eSmart service to enable a leading Latin American egg provider to successfully enter the eCommerce channel. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has recently launched a new stand-up Pouch for olive oil.  Part of its Pouch-Up® portfolio, the new pouch is available as a 1.5L unit, and weighs 17 times less than its glass counterpart. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has announced the winners of its first ever Better Planet Packaging Design Challenge. Read more

Smurfit Kappa’s Gérard van den Boogaard discusses the mind-boggling array of variables presented by e-commerce, overturning almost all of the suppositions that have served logistics and tertiary packaging well until now. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has seen a marked increase in the number of companies seeking sustainable replacements for shrink film for multipacks. Read more

Digital channels are all the rage in marketing, but in the CPG industry, POS materials remain as important as ever. Libby White spoke to Daragh Wall, Smurfit Kappa’s European Display Director and Sanja Čićkarić, EyeSee’s Account & Insights Director. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has launched an innovative new range of premium papers that are suitable for both digital and flexographic printers. Read more

The impact of plastic waste on the environment is a global challenge, and it requires a global response. Read more

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The Better Planet Packaging Initiative aims to reimagine and redefine the future of sustainable packaging. As the first of many initiatives, Smurfit Kappa is launching two design challenges, open to designers, engineers, inventors & creative thinkers Read more

This week's big packaging stories: engage in our #unboxingEurope digitally printed customised corrugated experiment; introducing Loop - the new shopping concept using reusable premium packaging; and Smurfit Kappa's sustainable design challenge. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has launched a new high speed, triple head, automatic filling machine. The new machine is capable of filling up to 45 3L Bag-in-Box® containers per minute on its three state-of-the-art filling valves. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has called on the world’s innovation community to contribute to the development of the sustainable packaging solutions of the future. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has invented a sustainable new alternative for the heavy wooden, chipboard and plastic boards that are used to protect palletised products during transport and storage. Read more

Earlier this year, Smurfit Kappa announced that it had met, and in some cases exceeded, its previous sustainability goals in the areas of people, climate change and water. Read more

Paper-based packaging provider Smurfit Kappa is celebrating the first annual European Paper Bag day at its Sangüesa Paper Mill in Spain, to promote the use of paper carrier bags as an alternative to plastic bags. Read more

Smurfit Kappa shares a radically open approach to sustainable packaging design, Ball Aerosol Packaging launches Eyeris®- a new HD printing technique, and Tetra Pak explains its new packaging material effects. Read more

As the world wrestles with the relationship of packaging to the environment, Smurfit Kappa has been rethinking its own engagement with sustainability. Arco Berkenbosch speaks about the challenges and SK's new, radically outward-facing approach Read more

Smurfit Kappa’s Vitop® company, a producer of Bag-in-Box® taps and connectors, has launched an innovative new tap for rigid tins and cans with high density products such as detergent, chemicals and oils. Read more

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