Cardboard Boxes & Cases | Packaging | Smurfit Kappa

Cardboard Boxes and Cases

We manufacture bespoke cardboard boxes and cases to package, promote and protect your products.

Cardboard cases & boxes provides superb protection and has great stacking strength to endure the demands of the supply chain, eliminating product damage during transit.

Made from a single sheet of corrugated cardboard, our boxes and cases are pre-glued to form a ‘flat container’, which can be erected, filled with product and then sealed. 

Our expert design team will work with you to produce the perfect cardboard packaging solution for your product in order to meet your filling, transit, opening and display requirements.  We can incorporate die-cut features and a range of opening techniques such as tear tape and perforations. Cases can be delivered plain or high-quality printed.

All our eco-friendly packaging cases are 100% recyclable and suitable for manual and machine erect packing lines.

What are the features of Cardboard Boxes and Cases ?

  • Available in all board grades and flute combinations
  • Manufactured bespoke to customers’ requirements
  • Available for manual or automated packing lines
  • Full range of barrier coatings are offered to improve performance in the supply chain
  • High-quality print for optimum presentation
  • Additional features, including die cutting are available

What are the benefits of Cardboard Boxes and Cases ?

  • Reduction in transit damage due to the strength and stability of our products
  • Easy to handle
  • High stacking resistance – can be customised for load-bearing requirement
  • Increase sales due to eye-catching presentation
  • 100% recyclable and made from a renewable resource
  • Maximises speed on automated packaging lines

A guaranteed supply from a trusted source

Our certified Chain of Custody is your guarantee of a verifiably sustainable packaging supply chain.

At Smurfit Kappa we understand the importance of sustainability in everything we do, and see it as our responsibility to ensure the products we supply to our customers meet the highest chain of custody standards.

  • 100% of paper produced and sourced for our packaging solutions is FSC®, PEFC™ or SFI™ Chain of Custody certified

  • 90% of packaging supplied to customers is FSC®, PEFC™ or SFI™ Chain of Custody certified

Look out for our stamp of proof on your invoice to give you total peace of mind around the origin of your paper-based packaging.

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How can packaging help you maximise supply chain efficiency?

SupplySmart is a combination of unique tools, data and expertise that enables you to optimise the role of packaging across your supply chain – with the reassurance you’re making fully risk assessed decisions that will deliver measureable cost savings.  

SupplySmart enables you to uncover, target and deliver improvements to packaging to increase efficiency and effectiveness across your supply chain – all the time minimising the risks to your business.

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We supply a range of end-of-line packaging machinery

For over 50 years, we’ve developed, produced and installed automated packing lines across many countries and markets.  We combine our packaging automation experience along with world-class packaging expertise to offer you a complete packaging solution.

Our packing line solutions are designed to form, fill, close and palletise packaging and can be customised according to your needs.

We’ll work with you to ensure your packaging machinery solution is delivered with the highest attainable performance at the lowest total cost of ownership.

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Recyclable boxes, recycling, sustainable packaging 

Are cardboard boxes eco-friendly?

Yes, cardboard boxes are eco-friendly as it is made from renewable, recyclable, recycled and biodegradable materials.

  • Renewable: Cardboard boxes are made from recycled fibres and sustainably sourced fibres.
  • Recyclable: Cardboard box packaging can be recycled up to 25 times.
  • Recycled: Cardboard boxes have the highest recycling rate of any packaging globally.
  • Biodegradable: If cardboard boxes end up in nature, they biodegrade faster than a leaf.

The cardboard box industry is a perfect example of the circular economy in action with recycled packaging often being remanufactured back into new packaging within 14 days.

How do I choose the right cardboard box for my products?

At Smurfit Kappa, our expert design team will work with you to produce the perfect bespoke cardboard box to suit your needs. Designed with your product in mind, our cardboard boxes are made to meet your filing, transit, opening and display requirements.

Whether you prefer a plain design or are looking for something with high-quality print, your versatile cardboard boxes are delivered exactly as you desire.

Our comprehensive cardboard boxes are available in all board grades and flute combinations and can be manufactured specifically to suit your needs.

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Frequently Asked Questions about cardboard boxes

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Please note our minimum order quantity is 1000

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