With extensive knowledge and experience gained over a 100-year history, Smithers are renowned worldwide for providing exclusive market forecasts, critical insights into industry developments and trends, in-depth analysis of the latest technologies, and much more.

Our higly knowledgable consultants and analysts, many of whom are recognised industry experts, have utilised their expertise to assist us with the creation of a series of white papers and downloadable resources, spanning the packaging and print supply chains.

Packaging Resources

Circular Packaging

Smithers Perspective - Circular Packaging: Are We There Yet?

The pressure on packaging could not be felt more: cost, weight, carbon footprint reduction demands, material type and origin scrutiny, consumer perception, renewability, recyclability requirements and much more are just some of the factors that need to be considered. 

This Smithers Perspective presents the circular packaging process, analyses what is preventing packaging from being fully circular, provides insights into consumer behaviour and packaging recycling schemes, and more.

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Download Smithers Perspective - Circular Packaging: Are we there yet?
E-Commerce Packaging

Smithers Perspective - E-Commerce Packaging: On The Crest of a Wave

E-commerce is developing fast, with double digit growth averaging just over 20% over the last few years. E-commerce is challenging the traditional bricks and mortar retail concept, but presents new opportunities with the border between them blurring and fading.

This Smithers Perspective analyses changing consumer behaviours, provides insights into the future value chain, discusses e-retailers and packaging design in-depth, and much more.

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Download Smithers Perspective - E-Commerce Packaging: On the Crest of a Wave

Print Resources

Print & COVID-19

White Paper - COVID-19: Four Insights into How it is Disrupting the Printing Industry

Authored by a team of experts, including the renowned Dr. Sean Smyth, this white paper aims to provide you with the information you need to know about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the printing industry. The white paper includes four detailed insights into the impacts seen, as well as presenting an outline of three future scenarios; the 'mild' impact, the 'probable' impact and the 'pessimistic' impact, as well as key questions to consider as we move into a new age.

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Download COVID-19: Four Insights into How it is Disrupting the Printing Industry white paper

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