labels & labeling

22 Oct 2021
--- In packaging news this week, DuPont unveiled its new DuPont Liveo Pharma Bottle Closures for sealing threaded glass and plastic bottles and containers. Also, BillerudKorsnäs released an upgraded version of its Pure... Read More
21 Oct 2021
--- Nextek’s Nextloopp project for converting post-consumer polypropylene (PP) into food-grade packaging through mechanical recycling has revealed the results of its tracer-based sorting trials, achieving a 99.9% sorting... Read More
18 Oct 2021
--- The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) has launched a public information campaign to increase awareness around the recyclability of plastic milk jugs. The “Recycle the Jug” campaign is debuting a new... Read More
15 Oct 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Graphic Packaging secured all mandatory regulatory approvals to acquire fiber-based packaging manufacturer AR Packaging in a US$1.45 billion cash deal. Meanwhile, Crown joined the Ellen MacArthur... Read More
13 Oct 2021
--- Crown is joining forces with Velox to provide beverage brands with game-changing digital decoration technology for straight wall and necked aluminum cans. The technology creates greater brand design options with running... Read More
12 Oct 2021
--- FrieslandCampina is replacing single-use glass bottles with recycled PET (rPET) bottles for its Friesche Vlag coffee creamers. “Replacing single-use glass, a material we have recycled for years already, with plastic... Read More
11 Oct 2021
--- Dairy has long been seen as an integral part of a healthy diet, but that doesn’t mean it’s free from disruption, according to Mathieu Nicey, Amcor’s EMEA marketing manager for dairy. Nicey sits down with... Read More
08 Oct 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Weetabix announced 92% of its packaging is now completely recyclable, while the company is also on track to reduce its packaging carbon footprint by 20% in the next year. Meanwhile, Holland &... Read More
05 Oct 2021
--- Springfield Solutions is highlighting how personalized vitamin packaging design can build trust and loyalty with customers. “Brand identity is a gateway to building trust. Being transparent with your company values... Read More
05 Oct 2021
--- UPM Raflatac is introducing RAFNXT+, the “world’s first” Carbon Neutral label material certified as a carbon-neutral product by Natural Capital Partners. In 2019, UPM Raflatac announced RAFNXT+ was the... Read More
04 Oct 2021
--- Paccor has premiered a cloud-based “digital ecosystem” for increasing plastic packaging recycling levels through intelligent product identities at FachPack 2021 in Nuremberg, Germany.PackagingInsights caught up... Read More
01 Oct 2021
--- Coding and marking specialist Leibinger exhibited its new Leibinger Connect platform at FachPack 2021 this week. The cloud-based data technology allows printing companies to monitor the status of their Leibinger CIJ printers... Read More
30 Sep 2021
--- Greiner Packaging is showcasing its new self-separating cup innovation today at FachPack 2021. The K3 r100 cup is a cardboard-plastic combination delivering enhanced recyclability with an easy-to-detach tear-off system.... Read More
28 Sep 2021
--- Avery Dennison is launching the “Make a Mark” campaign for environmentally sustainable wine and spirits packaging in collaboration with glass packaging specialist Estal and hot stamping machine manufacturer... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- Medical packaging design may not be the most obvious route for improving patient health, but that’s precisely what makes it a rich area to study for Dr. Laura Bix, professor at Michigan State University (MSU), US.... Read More
21 Sep 2021
--- Reducing brand imagery on cannabis packaging and displaying prominent health warnings are key to discouraging use among youth, according to new research conducted by the University of Waterloo, Canada.
17 Sep 2021
--- In packaging news this week, the HolyGrail 2.0 digital watermark recycling enhancement project revealed it has validated its first prototype detection sorting unit, with a more than 95% ejection success rate. Meanwhile,... Read More
16 Sep 2021
--- PepsiCo is spearheading pep+ (“pep positive”), a refocusing of the company’s key strategic sustainability targets, including prioritizing chickpeas, plant-based proteins and whole grains, while reducing... Read More
13 Sep 2021
--- Sainsbury’s has become the first UK retailer to label its own brand aluminum coffee pods as recyclable. The supermarket stresses that despite popular misconceptions and confusion, aluminum coffee pods can be recycled... Read More
10 Sep 2021
--- The power of labeling and coding applications in packaging were highlighted at this year’s Empack. PackagingInsights attended the event in Den Bosch, Netherlands, to learn how the latest innovations in these areas can... Read More