15 Jun 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
03 Jun 2021
--- Sidel is introducing a highly flexible Industry 4.0 case-packing platform for shaped containers in wrap-around blanks, trays and shelf-ready packaging. The packaging equipment and services provider says changing consumer... Read More
25 May 2021
--- UK-based Parkside is furthering its environmentally responsible fruit and veg packaging portfolio by adding a fully compostable tomato box solution. The tomato packs are created for organic veg delivery company Riverford,... Read More
17 May 2021
--- Scholle IPN is releasing a bag-in-box pack for liquid products certified by Amazon as “ship in own container” (SIOC). The flexible packaging supplier partnered with Georgia-Pacific’s corrugated packaging... Read More
14 May 2021
--- In packaging news this week, bio-based developments took center stage, with Coca-Cola’s Fuze Tea brand becoming the first in the iced tea category to switch to SIG’s plant-based carton packs. Berry Superfos... Read More
11 May 2021
--- Family corrugated board packaging firm Rondo Ganahl has added “the first” wood-free alternative to classic transport boxes for heavy goods to its product range in Austria. The MC-Box has long been manufactured at... Read More
11 May 2021
--- DS Smith is announcing a £100 million (US$141 million) R&D and innovation package to accelerate its technologies and solutions for the circular economy. The FTSE 100’s investment is spread over five years and... Read More
05 May 2021
--- Ready meal packaging has become a more regular feature in the lives of many consumers contending with COVID-19 community restrictions. While food hoarding will mostly die out post-pandemic, the long-term restaurant delivery... Read More
04 May 2021
--- US-based Aptar CSP Technologies’ Activ-Film technology will be used as protective packaging for two new at-home COVID-19 tests. The tests recently received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the US Food and Drug... Read More
03 May 2021
--- Garçon Wines has secured investments of £670,000 (US$929,000) to fund its launch of a multinational cleantech packaging business arm for wine, spirits and other beverages, operating alongside its wine wholesale... Read More
26 Apr 2021
--- With the COVID-19 pandemic exponentially expanding e-commerce, packaging manufacturers and designers are increasingly looking for ways to improve the environmental costs associated with widespread home delivery and posting... Read More
26 Apr 2021
--- Berry Global (Berry) is investing more than US$70 million to support continued growth in consumer packaging films, primarily for e-commerce, food and beverage applications. The investment targets new multilayer blown film... Read More
23 Apr 2021
--- US-based Twin Rivers Paper Company is expanding its line of fluorochemical-free (FC-free) and PFAS-free (per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances-free) grease-resistant food packaging, branded EcoBarrier. The paper packaging is... Read More
22 Apr 2021
--- Huhtamaki has created a catalog of 100 home delivery packaging designs to bring a broad range of environmentally sustainable options to the growing e-commerce market. The new product range is designed to serve food delivery... 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 virtual summit (May 19-20), PackagingInsights sits down with Hugo Menilo, Unilever’s global foods packaging director and a speaker at the event, to discuss the consumer goods... 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