Secondary packaging

DS Smith designs and manufactures secondary packaging that protect both product and brand

The packaging design of choice for pharmaceutical and medical products, folding cartons put your brand into the hands of consumers.

A variety of user-friendly solutions are available, incorporating braille, anti-counterfeiting measures and high-quality printing techniques.

DS Smith is highly experienced in creating folding cartons in a variety of materials and styles, with exacting structural details and finishes.

From standard tube or tray-style cartons to customised structures, DS Smith offers expert combinations of size and style, clever closures and advanced finishing such as detailed windowing, die-cuts, folding, gluing and bindery services.

DS Smith offers the latest technologies, specifically designed for pharmaceutical packaging, optimisation and workflow automation, offering controls at all levels of the process.

At DS Smith, we work closely with our clients to ensure the cartons we create meet product packaging requirements and elevate brands. We regularly invest in our machinery to ensure our clients have access to the latest technologies designed for pharmaceutical and medical packaging.

DS Smith’s folding carton designs can be adapted to

  • Small to large volumes
  • Child resistant, senior friendly designs
  • Heat sealed cards to include with dosage instructions, patient record keeping, coupons and reply cards
  • Unique applications such as security tag labels, serialisation and anti-counterfeiting technologies
  • Converting capabilities such as foil board printing, embossing and foil applications, as well as UV printing