Smithers Pira joins the new Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network

“We look forward to helping businesses meet Amazon’s packaging requirements – as detailed in the ISTA 6 Amazon methods,” Smithers Pira Packaging Operations Director James Raw says. “In addition to our distribution testing laboratory, we also have materials and primary pack testing facilities; overall, Smithers Pira is well-placed to provide consultative support for businesses facing problems with their packaging.”

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Paper bottle breakthrough

Now for the new news. Gone is the inner pouch, replaced by a very thin extrusion blow molded liner that is fully recyclable, is made of 80% post-consumer HDPE, and requires 60% less plastic than a traditional shampoo bottle.

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