Article Jun 16 2017
DS Smith accelerates business at Automechanika Birmingham
The automotive industry is racing ahead thanks to strong sales as OEMs, Tier One suppliers and more gathered in Birmingham for Automechanika recently.
Article Mar 9 2017
MP officially opens DS Smith's major new automotive hub
John Spellar, the MP for Warley, has officially opened DS Smith’s new automotive packaging hub in Birmingham, witnessing first-hand the state-of-the-art machinery which will enable the company to...
Article Feb 23 2017
Bulk Bumper Shipper for JLR wins 2017 WorldStar Award!
Jaguar Land Rover challenged DS Smith to develop a fully kitted and unitised Multi-Pack containing up to 5 or 7 individual automotive bumpers and stackable up to 12 packs high. It had to be easily...
Case Study Feb 20 2017
Transport packaging for Valeo
Optimal protection for overseas shipment of steering wheel switches – this solution is winner of the Deutscher Verpackungspreis 2016 (German Packaging Award).
Event Jun 6 2017
DS Smith joins the European automotive logistics industry in Bonn, Germany June 6-8
This annual event is a cornerstone of the European automotive logistics industry where the best in supply chain management will be on display.
Event Jun 6 2017
The exhibition acts as the platform for the very latest products and services available as well as a great networking opportunity for industry professionals.
Event Apr 11 2017
Automotive Logistics China Conference
OEMs, service providers, infrastructure operators and technology solutions suppliers will come together in Shanghai to show the latest innovations for the automotive logistics market.
Article Feb 16 2017
DS Smith Packaging Strategists in Driver’s Seat at Shanghai, Birmingham and Bonn Automotive Logistics Trade Fairs
DS Smith’s automotive Packaging Strategists will be unboxing the latest packaging innovations designed for the global automotive sector at three important trade fairs in 2017.
Case Study Feb 16 2017
Transport packaging for ebm-papst
More safety with the same use of material – this solution won first place in the “Transport Packaging” category of the Innovationspreis Wellpappe 2016 (Innovation Award Corrugated).
DS Smith is a leading provider of corrugated packaging in Europe and a specialist in plastic packaging worldwide. We operate across 36 countries and employ more than 26,000 people. DS Smith’s Packaging Strategists focus on helping our customers to transform the complexities of the Automotive industry into competitive advantages with the right packaging solution that is optimised for every step in the supply chain.
Our industry-leading range of packaging and component solutions is developed jointly with you. We listen to your needs and our Packaging Strategists work together with you, bringing their extensive automotive experience to the table to deliver multi-material packaging and components that protect your products and your bottom line. Our solutions can be fully tested before production in our accredited laboratory, so you can be sure that they will perform as promised to keep your customer happy.
DS Smith has built up a wealth of knowledge and expertise over the decades of experience anticipating and exceeding the expectations of the automotive industry. But don’t just take our word for it, DS Smith and DS Smith products have been accredited and certified for use by OEMs and throughout the automotive industry.
As a longtime partner of the Automotive industry DS Smith has developed a wealth of experience and knowledge that goes well beyond the design and production of the perfect packaging. To ensure that our customers get the greatest benefit of our expertise we have a number of consultative services to help you achieve your goals from the design of the packaging, through the use of the packaging in the supply cycle right to the recycling of the materials.