labels & labeling

04 Oct 2022
--- Conducting life cycle analyses (LCA) are crucial for companies to back up their labeling claims with scientific objectivity. However, the market shows evidence that some companies tend to act more in their own interest,... Read More
03 Oct 2022
--- UbiQD, a New Mexico-based nanotechnology company and Sicpa, a Swiss security company, are continuing their six-year-long partnership to create anti-counterfeit security inks using quantum dot technology. UbiQD has created... Read More
28 Sep 2022
--- UPM Raflatac and Logopak have partnered to execute carbon-neutral linerless labeling solutions. Using Logopak’s linerless labeling technology and UPM Raflatac’s Linerless Opticut label material, the companies... Read More
23 Sep 2022
--- The balance between premium shelf appeal and increased environmental sustainability was a key theme at London Packaging Week. We spoke to leading packaging suppliers for the cosmetics and personal care industries during the... Read More
20 Sep 2022
--- F&B companies throughout the UK will soon have to alter their packaging in the wake of the death of Queen Elizabeth II last week. Iconic brands like Coca-Cola, Heinz and Twinings all bear the coat of arms of the Royal... Read More
16 Sep 2022
--- Aluminum beverage packaging has seen an upward trend this year and is a main theme at this year’s Drinktec trade show in Munich, Germany. At the show, Trivium showcased its aluminum beverage bottles for various... Read More
13 Sep 2022
--- Ardagh Metal Packaging is spotlighting its customizable technology, Highend, at Drinktec 2022 in Munich, Germany. Live from the show floor, PackagingInsights speaks to Johanna Gasson, the company’s communications... Read More
13 Sep 2022
--- Sealpac has unveiled its latest packaging solutions for plant-based foods. The products are designed to “optimize freshness while using minimal plastic” and reduce waste from the container and its contents. Most... Read More
02 Sep 2022
--- All4Labels Global Packaging Group is expanding its intelligent QR solutions and cloud services with the launch of a brand called QR-Marketing. The move is intended to ensure greater customer engagement and combat... Read More
02 Sep 2022
--- This week in industry news, ProAmpac received the International Sustainability Carbon Certification Plus (ISCC Plus) certification for a US-based facility. Also, Smurfit Kappa developed an e-commerce packaging solution for... Read More
31 Aug 2022
--- Global consumers are increasingly adopting plant-based diets amid rising climate change fears, health considerations and animal welfare concerns. Embracing this trend, plant-based brands are using packaging design to compete... Read More
26 Aug 2022
--- A study by The Agri-food Analytics Lab (AAL) of Dalhousie University, Canada, reveals that the majority of Canadians oppose eliminating best-before dates on food products to reduce food waste because of food safety... Read More
23 Aug 2022
--- In an effort to unite and strengthen the entire brand while guaranteeing that it remains relevant for modern Danes, the UK-based agency Robot Food has updated the identity of the Danish beer company Tuborg. Early in 2022,... Read More
22 Aug 2022
--- Alcohol packaging is an important marketing communications tool that can raise expectations, affect consumer choices, and motivate purchases, according to a recent study published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and... Read More
16 Aug 2022
--- To demonstrate how automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and strapping machines may function together in a single application, Mosca teamed up with materials handling business Gebhardt Intralogistics. Mosca is also debuting two... Read More
12 Aug 2022
--- Avery Dennison has become the first label manufacturer to enable rigid plastic recycling across its film portfolio with its next-generation AD CleanFlake technology, helping brands and converters boost packaging circularity.... Read More
12 Aug 2022
--- This week in industry news, Mondi agreed to sell its biggest packaging facility in Russia for RUB 95 billion (US$1.54 billion), subject to approval by the Russian Federation’s Government. Also, Schubert announced an... Read More
11 Aug 2022
--- UFlex in India is unveiling a range of flexible packaging and holography solutions for boosted environmental sustainability and standout shelf appeal. The launches come amid a strong financial performance for the quarter and... Read More
09 Aug 2022
--- DS Smith has revealed that a generational gap in recycling is emerging in the UK, with older people more confident than younger generations that they understand how to recycle packaging waste. The British multinational... Read More
03 Aug 2022
--- Cosmetic packaging is experiencing a shift toward more interactive and environmentally sustainable packaging solutions amid increasingly stringent legislative and consumer pressure. PackagingInsights explores the latest... Read More