Product newsletter – April 2024

At Univar Solutions, we are constantly responsive to market demands, and therefore we continuously adapt our product portfolio. For that reason, we have some product news that we would like to share with you.

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Introducing New Shell Jerry Can

What is changing?

Over the course of the next 18 months Shell will be changing their 20litre packing shape and color palette. From round pails to Jerry Cansand from multiple colors to one uniform grey tone.


Shell are constantly looking for new ways to improve their customerexperience and the carbon intensity of their products and packagingsolutions to help customers meet their own sustainability goals.

More packs per shelf

Improved Storage & Transport Space Utilisation

New square shape means more packages per shelf and more packages per pallet vs previous round design

Increased Recycled Content

Changing the shape and colour of the packs allows for increase in the
use of recycled plastic. New design contains 40% recycled content

Less Overall Plastic

New shape uses 20% less plastic overall than the previous round design

Improved handling

Built-in handle & air vent make pouring easier
Transparent window makes checking lubricants levels quicker