Cart-OneWho we are
Cart-One was born in 1998 for replying the specific need of large products companies which have their production plants located throughout Italy, and needed to be supplied with corrugated cardboard packaging by interfacing with a single partner.
It is the joint venture of two companies – Antonio Sada & Figli and Sandra – which for years have shared not only the love for quality and excellence but also the entrepreneurial choices and the will to continue to invest in order to be more and more innovative and efficient, with a long-term vision focused on all aspects of sustainability and innovation.
All the plants are equipped with the latest generation machines with very high production capacity, with internal laboratories capable of carrying out in real time all the tests necessary for the control of both the incoming materials and the outgoing product, and technical teams able to support and give support in the design.
Cart-One is the dynamic and flexible partner able to provide a range of packaging solutions – paper-based – of proven quality and always constantly updated.
Thanks to the alliance with Blue Box Partners, since 2006 Cart-One has been able to distribute products and services throughout Europe and operate exchanges and comparisons with European technicians and professionals who are experts in the sector”.
Sandra spa was founded in the 1960s in the province of Parma, in the middle of the Po Valley, a land traditionally populated by people with a great aptitude for doing and doing business.
From a small family business, it gradually grew into a large corrugated cardboard production and processing industry, one of the most important in Italy in its sector.
Some figures: an extension of 230 thousand square metres, 82 thousand of which are covered, divided into two production plants with the head quarter in San Polo di Torrile and a second production centre in Casale di Mezzani. Two corrugators capable of producing 1,600,000 square metres of corrugated cardboard a day, 24 hours a day on 3 shifts, several latest generation converting and printing lines capable of producing packaging for any kind of requirement.
An extensive sales network and a team dedicated full-time to research & development make Sandra an exclusive partner able to offer the best solutions available on the market with speed, flexibility and the highest standards of product and service quality.
It has a history of over 100 years of presence on the market, over 60 in the production and printing of corrugated cardboard.
For more than 10 years it has been carrying out circular economy projects with customers and promotes sustainable activities in the area.
It has an extension of 55.700 covered square meters divided into five production plants, 4 in the province of Salerno and 1 in province of Catania with the headquarters in Pontecagnano Faiano (Sa). Two corrugators capable of producing 225 million square meters of corrugated cardboard per year and latest generation technologies of flexographic printing and transformation that allow it to have back up on all machines to allow customers business continuity.
It is recognized as a reality attentive to new technologies, customer satisfaction, operates a precise and punctual service and has care and love for the territory.
Innovation is not only a simple product or service’s evolutions to Cart-One. Innovating means knowing how to successfully face the challenges that the future poses, taking advantage of hidden opportunities, creating value for customers, to Cart-One. We are committed to improving our products and processes to achieve tangible social and environmental benefits for the community. We test latest-generation technologies, innovative raw materials and subsidiaries, to create the perfect packaging suitable for protecting and ensuring maximum product visibility.
And if the Earth overheats, the packaging has its share of responsibility. Because we all have to take on a bit of responsibility. For this reason, we show great sensitivity towards environmental protection policies. We have always been promoters and actuators of the circular economy, the model produces-consumes-regenerates-recovers such that our production waste becomes a reel and a new box in our factories. In the packaging universe, these actions are reflected in the use of clean and innovative technologies, eco-design understood as a packaging design which pays the utmost attention to saving raw materials and waste and continuously improving our production processes aimed at decreasing our impacts in water, air and soil.
We are equipped with cutting-edge technologies. Study, continuous research and the technological innovations guarantee Carte-One to be always competitive on the market and ensure our customers the maximum service and satisfaction by the realization of high quality and added value products. We can produce every type of product in corrugated board in single and double wall, even printed in 6 colors plus varnish. We are equipped with back up machinery to grant always our clients the business continuity. We can manage little lots and a big personalization due to the Digital Division.
People represent to us the most important patrimony, the main reason pushing us to do business. We believe that the training is a key tool for the development and the business competitiveness. A healthy development is possible only when a team game exists. We think that the involvement and the gratification of the resources working with us contribute to get more and more ambitious goals. For this reason, we share our business goals and we carry out strict workplace safety policy and create every day a peaceful and cooperative climate.
Certifications are the best tool to show the skills, respecting the regulations. They valorize the commitment of the organization and protect it from not qualified competitors.See all certifications
|Plant||ISO9001||ISO14001||GFSI||FSC||PEFC||ETHICS||ISO45001||SEDEX||ECOVADIS||EPD||UNI PdR 125:2022|
|S. Polo di Torrile (PR)||FSSC 22000|
|Mezzani (PR)||FSSC 22000|