Cradle-to-Cradle approach specialists
Recognized specialists in the design and development of corrugated plastics solutions.
Expertise and Services
We have more than 30 experience years experience in the design, development of environmentally friendly extruded and thermoformed plastics products throughout Europe.
DS Smith, Plastics' division extruded product offer meets circular economy with light-weight, high-quality and re-usable products and systems designed to be efficient and to be used in continuous cycles without losing their integrity or quality. Furthermore, they can be recycled into a new product at the end of its useful life.
We develop solutions that fit with your requests
Our research and development centers —strategically located throughout Europe— and field sales team provide us with the multi-market expertise which allows us to offer a full range of corrugated plastic packaging solutions for multiple industries.
Our technical and sales teams support you in your product development process, thus ensuring that the solutions we design are perfectly suited to your needs.
Cradle-to-Cradle approach to design
We have a good portfolio of Plastics products that fall into the ‘cradle to cradle’ model category of technical nutrients that are non-toxic/non-harmful synthetic materials and have no negative effects on the natural environment.
Our products are design to 'fit a purpose' and their resilient properties allow them to be used over and over again instead of being put into landfills.
With the utilization of the cradle-to-cradle approach to design, we ensure that we can provide the best possible solutions to our clients, our design offices are manned by staff having received training in many aspects of packaging.
European network of research & development centers equipped latest technology
- Computer Aided Design - CAD (Catia, Solidworks) allows the processing of digital DFN definitions from various computer tools
- Simulation optimisation software
- Digital linking for secure data exchange (ENX)
- Fast prototyping table
- Testing Centre (transport vibration simulation (air, land, resistance) compression, racking simulation, impact tests...)
Pan-European Manufacturing Network
Our Europe-wide presence allows us to support you in your geographical development. We have 6 production and conversion sites including 3 extrusion sites in France, the United Kingdom, Spain and Slovakia. In addition we have a thermoforming site in Northern France, and 1 textile fittings site in North-West France (non-woven polypropylene).