We are a leading provider of corrugated packaging and are present in 37 countries, employing over 31,000 people.
Our story can be traced back to the box-making businesses started in the 1940s by the Smith family in East London. DS Smith originally listed on the London Stock exchange in the late 1950s.
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2018/19 has been another year of good delivery from DS Smith, with substantial progress developing our strategic position in Europe along with further organic growth. We have delivered record return on sales margins of 10.2 per cent alongside continued market share gains and return on capital of 13.6 per cent, in the middle of our target range. We also made the significant acquisition of Europac, which was announced in June 2018 and completed in January 2019.
DS Smith is made up of a team of over 31,000 employees world-wide across 37 countries. DS Smith offers a wide range of career opportunities. We aim to attract, retain and motivate good people, giving them the power to fulfil their potential.