Smurfit Kappa, Sunrise, Fla., partnered with the United States National Mango Board, Orlando, Fla.; California Polytechnic State University’s Packaging Program, San Luis Obispo, Calif.; C & C Produce, North Kansas City, Mo.; Amazon Produce Network, Vineland, N.J.; and other members of the mango supply chain to develop a new mango packaging solution for the United States and Mexico.

This corrugated board box features water-repelling coatings. And, its structure boasts ventilation holes that are strategically located to maximize air flow within the stack.

Characteristics entail resistance, ventilation, pallet stability, food safety, recyclability and brand differentiation to ensure product protection and stacking stability.

Smurfit Kappa Packaging, LLC