Britain’s lockdown measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 have led to an increase in online shopping. As expectations for deliveries increase – when it comes to both speed and hygiene – DS Smith has created packaging specifically designed for quick, clean, and socially-distant drop-offs.
Conventional cleaning goods may leave kitchens and bathrooms gleaming, but they often end up dirtying the environment through microplastics and harmful chemicals. Blueland offers an alternative, selling mix-at-home products that help preserve the planet while polishing one’s home.
Online shopping may be convenient, but conscious consumers are increasingly concerned about its environmental impact. To help people balance a desire for rapid delivery and sustainability, UPS has launched a fleet of electric vans that are cheaper and cleaner to run.
Online grocery shopping has been slow to take off in the US, but with COVID-19, more people than ever are signing up for the service. Shipt offers same-day delivery from a variety of retailers, providing quick, clean, and convenient drop-offs at a time when it's never been more appealing.
3M has developed the self-sticking Flex and Seal Shipping Roll, optimizing all stages of the delivery and unboxing process for businesses and shoppers. As the cardboard economy continues to grow, 3M’s innovation aims to eliminate people's ‘wrap rage’ over frustrating packaging.