design and branding

19 Jan 2023
--- Yeo Valley Organic is replacing its 350g and 450g yogurt tubs’ single-use plastic lids with a reusable alternative following success in its first trial of removing covers from its greek yogurt line. Sebastian Rusu,... Read More
18 Jan 2023
--- For the year ahead, customization and differentiation through digital print packaging solutions are predicted to become essential tools for driving customer relations and building brand loyalty. Speaking to... Read More
18 Jan 2023
--- Stoli Vodka has released a limited-edition bottle doused in bold, bright colors and messages of inclusivity. The bottle’s purpose is to encourage liberation in the alcohol space by “encouraging authentic artistic... Read More
16 Jan 2023
--- A Plastic Planet (APP) has spearheaded a new online design tool to ease companies into becoming plastic-free. The PlasticFree platform is a materials and systems solution platform aiming to reduce the use of plastics in the... Read More
13 Jan 2023
--- This week in industry news, PepsiCo launched refillable glass bottles for its flagship brands to meet the company’s recent targets for reusable products. Meanwhile, Berry Superfos’ facility in La Genête,... Read More
06 Jan 2023
--- This week in industry news, Sabic collaborated with Scientex to create the “world’s first” advanced recycled ocean bound plastic material. JBM Packaging launched a plastic-free windowed paper package line,... Read More
22 Dec 2022
--- As 2022 draws to a close, PackagingInsights looks back at the biggest developments of the year, from the Ukraine war and skyrocketing energy prices to chemical recycling debates and action over waste exportation.... Read More
15 Dec 2022
--- Plastic recycling has recently been criticized for lacking efficiency due to low innovation and funding measures. Furthermore, due to insufficient global and local waste infrastructures, end consumers are often unsure of how... Read More
14 Dec 2022
--- Alcoholic beverage consumption is on the decline globally, with Innova Market Insights reporting a 4% year-over-year drop in launches between 2021 and 2022. However, as one of the world’s most popular beverage types,... Read More
12 Dec 2022
--- Sainsbury’s announces it will be removing single-use plastic lids across its own-brand dip pot ranges in 2023. Starting in March, Sainsbury’s will no longer sell its guacamole, tzatziki, sour cream and chive dip... Read More
06 Dec 2022
--- For the first time, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) GB’s Christmas can multipacks will include NaviLens codes on the cardboard casing to help shoppers that are partially sighted and have difficulty using... Read More
02 Dec 2022
--- This week in industry news, Bacardi removed all single-use plastic from its gifting range ahead of the holiday season. Also, Henkel commercialized its high-performance non-conductive die attach film, and Nextek’s... Read More
25 Nov 2022
--- This week in industry news, Huhtamaki inaugurated an extension to its existing paper-based packaging manufacturing site and Oerlemans Packaging Group acquired Papierindustrie Adriaan Dekker to expand its flexible packaging... Read More
11 Nov 2022
--- This week in industry news, Smurfit Kappa created an environmentally sustainable packaging solution for wine. Meanwhile, ProAmpac partnered with JBT Proseal to offer North America’s “first” in-line sandwich... Read More
31 Oct 2022
--- FINAT has released a statement expressing concern over the European Commission’s reported plans to revise its Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive with a “negative list” of packaging characteristics,... Read More
28 Oct 2022
--- PulPac has been granted a patent in Japan covering bottle-forming using its Dry Molded Fiber technology to replace current plastic options to combat waste. The company’s Dry Molded Fiber is now protected with 32... Read More
25 Oct 2022
--- Olyns is announcing a collaboration with Mars-Wrigley to gamify recycling and provide access for consumers to recycle rigid plastic candy and gum containers. The program is running at select retailers in the San Francisco... Read More
25 Oct 2022
--- Watercom is expanding its production capacity in Tanzania by adding two KHS lines for water, soft drinks and juice. The extension follows a boom in economic growth within the country. Watercom has invested €100 million... Read More
13 Oct 2022
--- OQ, an Oman-based energy company, is including rigid packaging solutions for plastic bottle and closure converters in its portfolio, providing consumers with environmental stress cracking resistance (ESCR) solutions.... Read More
13 Oct 2022
--- Jägermeister is using a thermochromic ink-enhanced label to reveal a prize code when stored at its ideal -18ºC temperature. Consumers put their received code into the Jägermeister website to reveal whether... Read More