A study, conducted by DS Smith, showed that the packaging industry could save $46 billion a year by designing properly fitted sustainable packaging solutions.
- 93% of consumers reported receiving packages with wasted space.
- 73% of consumers received a package that was twice the size that it needed to be.
- 54% of consumers reported that they would think twice before repurchasing a poorly packaged product.
- 25% of e-commerce packages are shipped in boxes with wasted space.