DS Smith

DS Smith at a Glance

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.

In order to support our corrugated packaging operations, we have a recycling business that collects used paper and corrugated cardboard, from which our paper manufacturing facilities make the recycled paper used in corrugated packaging. We also design and manufacture certain types of plastic packaging.

Key facts and Figures

  • Our business started in 1940 by the Smith brothers in London
  • Today we employ 26,000 people in 36 countries worldwide
  • For the fiscal year 2015/16 we had a revenue of £4,066m