caps & closures

26 Nov 2020
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this daily news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you... Read More
24 Nov 2020
--- Garçon Wines is introducing its famed 100 percent recycled and recyclable slimline e-commerce wine bottles to Co-op supermarket shelves with Accolade Wines’ Banrock Station brand Merlot and Chardonnay.The Co-op... Read More
20 Nov 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (Coca-Cola HBC) rolled out the paper-based KeelClip can multipack carrier in The Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland and Austria, replacing plastic wrap.... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- Ribena is minimizing its iconic labels, ensuring bottles can be easily identified, sorted and recycled using standard industry technology. The Suntory Beverage and Food GB and Ireland-owned (SBF GB&I) blackcurrant drink... Read More
13 Nov 2020
--- In packaging news this week, DS Smith teamed with TemperPack, developing a recyclable, expanded polystyrene foam-replacement packaging solution for temperature-sensitive deliveries. The launch comes as DS Smith’s... Read More
09 Nov 2020
--- Yeo Valley Organic is unveiling connected packaging across all products as part of its new “Put Nature First” brand platform. The British family-owned dairy company is harnessing IoT agency SharpEnd’s... Read More
30 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Unilever increased its post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic use to over 10 percent of its total plastic footprint and expects this figure to double within a year. Berry Global launched a 2-inch... Read More
29 Oct 2020
--- Coca-Cola is working with paper bottle company Paboco to develop a recyclable paper bottle for non-alcoholic stills and sparkling drinks. The “first-generation” prototype consists of a paper shell with a closure... Read More
28 Oct 2020
--- SABIC is instigating a pilot project with Schwarz multinational retail group using transparent vegetable film bags made from 100 percent certified circular polyethylene (PE). The project involves multiple PE technologies... Read More
26 Oct 2020
--- Bacardi is unveiling plans to develop a 100 percent biodegradable and compostable bioplastic bottle by 2023. The family-owned spirits company is using Danimer Scientific’s Nodax PHA – a biopolymer derived from... Read More
20 Oct 2020
--- Aerosol dispensing experts Lindal Group is launching a spray cap branded Teo. The cap boasts a “universal” design, making it suitable for both personal care and home care applications.
20 Oct 2020
--- Following its exhibition at CPhI’s virtual trade show, Gerresheimer is aiming to adapt its entire communication for the digital world and “make it attractive for its customers.” The Germany-based glass and... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- US-headquartered Berlin Packaging, a supplier of glass, plastic and metal containers and closures, is acquiring Vinkova, a Dutch supplier of food and beverage glass packaging solutions. Vinkova is the latest acquisition in... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Siegwerk, a leading global provider of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, joined the HolyGrail 2.0 recycling initiative. This smart technology could revolutionize the sorting of... Read More
09 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, leading bioplastic producer Danimer Scientific went public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), combining with Live Oak Acquisition special purpose acquisition company. Aldi supermarket... Read More
07 Oct 2020
--- Hoffmann Neopac is introducing the market’s first fully recyclable polyethylene-based (PE) tubes with high-density polyethylene (HDPE) flip-top caps. The mono-material tube and cap combination overcomes a longstanding... Read More
02 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Danone natural spring water brand evian added fully recycled PET (rPET) bottles to its European range. UK compostable packaging specialist Sirane launched a fast-food range of susceptor packs... Read More
30 Sep 2020
--- Borealis and Menshen, a plastic closures and packaging systems specialist, are collaborating on a ten closure series based on Borcycle. Borcycle is an evolving recycling technology that transforms polyolefin-based waste... Read More
25 Sep 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Amcor secured pre-qualification to carry How2Recycle’s store drop-off label on its AmPrima PE Plus heat resistant portfolio. A Viridor-YouGov UK poll detailed how consumers are increasingly... Read More
24 Sep 2020
--- Kellogg’s iconic potato chips brand Pringles is trialing a new recyclable paper can in partnership with supermarket giant Tesco. The move comes after sustained UK Recycling Association pressure to reinvent the... Read More