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Packaging courses

​Building knowledge of what makes good packaging

It is important when specifying packaging that you have the right knowledge to achieve the correct packaging solution.

“Thank you for the excellent course which was organised to perfection. It certainly contributed to my general knowledge about corrugated and my professional impression of Smurfit Kappa”

Ruud, Global Packaging Commodity Manager, Philips Healthcare

We run courses designed to educate our customers and retailers on all the possibilities of paper-based packaging. Its aim is to build knowledge of our product and increase businesses awareness of the basic principles of what makes good packaging, enabling our customers to make better decisions in respect of their packaging and their market.

Our standard packaging course covers the complete paper-based packaging process and the science behind it. Delivered in module format, it breaks down the process step-by-step, from the manufacture of paper, to design considerations such as perforations, and on to the finished product.

“Thank you so much for the fruitful training I had from Smurfit Kappa. The course was highly informative and I have shared your presentations with my team”

Dalia, Packaging Scientist, Kraft Food Egypt

Courses are also offered in different market sectors, focusing on specific disciplines such as our retail ready packaging, in-store marketing and sustainability.



We design, manufacture and supply paper-based packaging to package, promote and protect our customers’ products.

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