Take a look at our new range of sustainable punnets to meet the needs of your produce, supply chain and consumers. Our paper-based punnets are 100% recyclable, renewable and biodegradable.
Innovations in Cardboard Packaging for Fresh Produce
Coated water-resistant boxes for fresh produce
Coated boxes are a game-changer in the fresh produce sector, offering a reliable and efficient solution for transporting fruits, vegetables, and other perishable goods. These specially designed boxes are constructed with a water-resistant coating that not only protects the produce from moisture and external contaminants but also maintains the product's freshness and quality.
They are ideal for the demanding requirements of the fresh produce supply chain, ensuring that delicate items remain in pristine condition from the farm to the store shelf. The water-resistant coating not only enhances the durability and longevity of the packaging but also minimises the risk of spoilage, reducing food waste and ensuring a more sustainable approach to distribution.
With coated water-resistant boxes, the fresh produce sector can maintain the integrity of their products while simultaneously improving operational efficiency and reducing environmental impact.
Benefits of water-resistant packaging
- Extended Shelf Life: Moisture-resistant packaging box helps fresh produce by creating a protective barrier against moisture, preventing premature spoilage, and reducing food waste.
- Preservation of Visual Appeal: Maintains the visual appeal of fruits and vegetables, preserving their vibrant colours and crisp textures, which is crucial for consumer satisfaction.
- Hygiene and Safety: Minimizes the risk of mould, bacteria, and contamination.
- Simplified Transportation and Storage: Simplifies transportation and storage, reducing the chances of damage during transit.
- Eco-friendly and environmental responsibility: Have no plastic content, ensuring that the packaging remains 100% recyclable and aligns with sustainability goals. Additionally reducing carbon footprint and minimising waste in the supply chain.
Fresh Produce Event: Leading the way to sustainability
The event was exclusively for the Fresh Produce sector, invited customers to engross themselves in a world of optimisation, sustainability, and cost reduction. Let's explore some of the event highlights! If you are keen to understand how sustainable your current Fresh Produce packaging really is, then take our quiz here.
Business Service Partner Winners
The devoted Smurfit Kappa Green Machine Systems Team has been awarded the esteemed Business Service Partner Award at the FPC Fresh Awards, specifically in recognition of their exceptional support for our valued fresh produce customers.
The judges commended our team's remarkable dedication to delivering tailored automated packaging machinery solutions, even during challenging times. This accolade underscores our unwavering commitment to excellence and our relentless pursuit of solutions that meet the unique needs of our customers in the fresh produce sector.