Aston Martin



Who are Aston Martin: An iconic marque of unrivalled heritage.

How Columbus helped: Packaging solution for storage and transportation of Head, Tail and Deck Light Units through all stages of manufacture and transport.

Solution: Agile | Bespoke | Competitive costing




Received design brief for:

  • Closed loop returnable system.
  • Each container less then 7kg in weight when loaded with light unit.
  • Packaging to be recyclable at the end of its life.



  • Made from light weight and durable Expanded Polystyrene (EPS).
  • Each tray designed to hold left and right hand light units.
  • Material meets the anti-static requirements.
  • Each tray has a recess on the top face and the bottom face to allow for easy and safe stacking.
  • Drain holes provided in all trays to allow for easy cleaning.
  • Lids are available for all containers.
  • Label recess provided on all containers.


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