16 Apr 2021
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly updated news feed for the coronavirus information and... Read More
15 Apr 2021
--- Smurfit Kappa’s 3 L Bag-in-Box packaging design has received Amazon’s “Frustration-Free Packaging” (FFP) certification. “This new collaboration gives businesses the opportunity to sell through... Read More
14 Apr 2021
--- Ahead of the Rethinking Materials Summit (19-20 May), PackagingInsights sits down with Hugo Menilo, Unilever’s global foods packaging director and a speaker at the event, to discuss the consumer goods giant’s... Read More
14 Apr 2021
--- Innofibre has released new research data validating HP’s Molded Fiber Advanced Tooling Solution. Based on its testing, the independent Canadian research institute confirms HP’s technology can offer greater... Read More
14 Apr 2021
--- Wipak and Winpak are joining forces to form a new global brand called Wiicare for healthcare packaging. The collaboration is designing a uniform product portfolio of sterile barrier systems, which it hopes will help Wipak... Read More
13 Apr 2021
--- Avery Dennison has partnered with The Future Laboratory consultancy on a zero-waste roadmap. The report provides brands and retailers with a strategic framework for action, outlining a set of key drivers to accelerate... Read More
08 Apr 2021
--- Third Aurora is unveiling Beerscans, an Augmented Reality (AR) platform for the beer packaging industry. Beerscans is a tool for brewers to offer unique virtual experiences to consumers from every beer label, the company... Read More
07 Apr 2021
--- E-commerce in the food delivery sector has been exponentially expanded by the COVID-19 pandemic, as identified by Innova Market Insights’ leading packaging trend this year: “Home Delivery Haven.” Extended... Read More
25 Mar 2021
--- Accelerating demand for online groceries fueled by ongoing COVID-19 social restrictions brings heightened shopper expectations and increases the importance of consumer trust. PackagingInsights explores the challenges and... Read More
23 Mar 2021
--- Avery Dennison is launching atma.io, a digital venture bridging the physical and digital worlds. atma.io is a connected product cloud: an end-to-end platform capable of creating, assigning and managing unique digital... Read More
08 Mar 2021
--- “Over-packaging” in e-commerce is UK consumers’ number one frustration, according to a survey from packaging tapes supplier Essentra Tapes. Fifty-three percent of consumers highlighted this issue, an... Read More
05 Mar 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Smurfit Kappa’s Vitop facility in Alessandria, Italy, became “the first” plant in the Bag-in-Box industry to gain ISCC Plus certification, giving the company license to... Read More
02 Mar 2021
--- Mondi is announcing its full-year results for the year ended 31 December 2020, highlighting “a robust financial performance with excellent cash generation.” The consumer packaging giant recorded an underlying... Read More
26 Feb 2021
--- In packaging news this week, the Scottish Parliament voted in favor of a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) for all drinks containers, including PET, metal and glass. The DRS is set to roll out from July 2022 across the country.... Read More
26 Feb 2021
--- Innova Market Insights is revealing its Top Packaging Trends 2021 in collaboration with PackagingInsights, with “Home Delivery Haven” identified as the year’s leading trend. As much of the world perseveres... Read More
25 Feb 2021
--- Swedish packaging supplier Packoplock is launching three carbon-neutral shipping boxes to address Nordic consumers’ “dramatic” rise in climate change awareness over the past three years. Packoplock has... Read More
17 Feb 2021
--- Konica Minolta is launching a digital inkjet press for corrugated packaging. Branded PKG-675i, the press enables printers, converters, and brand owners to utilize more customizable technology in corrugated printing. PKG-675i... Read More
11 Feb 2021
--- Confectionery snacks are hard to give up, but so is the environment. With legislative pressure and consumer demands for more eco-friendly packaging intensifying, packaging innovators are responding with recyclable plastic... Read More
08 Feb 2021
--- Flexi-Hex is releasing its Bottle Box for premium beverage delivery “where strength, beauty and sustainability go hand-in-hand.” Made from 85 percent recycled content, the paper honeycomb sleeves offer a tape-... Read More
03 Feb 2021
--- Mondi is releasing an e-commerce packaging design for fresh food transport that replaces the need for cooling trucks. Branded the BCoolBox, the corrugated packaging solution keeps food chilled below 7C for up to 24 hours... Read More