new product development

07 Mar 2024
--- Reelables has unveiled its latest breakthrough in logistics technology — the active Bluetooth 4”x 8” shipping label, automating data collection for real-time inventory audits by offering precise piece-level... Read More
20 Feb 2024
--- Innovia Films has launched a floatable white shrink film designed for light-sensitive products. This new addition, known as RayoFloat white APO (WAPO), represents an expansion of the company’s RayoFloat product range... Read More
15 Feb 2024
--- Owens-Illinois Glass (O-I Glass) has unveiled the Estampe wine bottle for the French market. The bottle, weighing approximately 390 g, is “well below” the average weight of typical wine bottles. This reduction in... Read More
14 Feb 2024
--- Giflor is unveiling a multicolor flip-top closure system for the cosmetic and personal care packaging market. The new “Ring” closure, which has a design patent and an innovation patent, contains a circular-shaped... Read More
10 Jan 2024
--- Treetop Biopak has introduced a new home compostable bag, addressing the environmental challenges posed by packaging waste in the fresh bread market. The company supplies compostable packaging materials, including bags,... Read More
10 Jan 2024
--- Upfield, a Dutch plant-based foods company, has unveiled the “world’s first” plastic-free and recyclable tubs for its plant-based butter and spreads. The updated packaging solution is the result of a... Read More
12 Dec 2023
--- Bacardi has completed the “first” commercial production of a glass spirits bottle fueled by hydrogen in a trial earlier this month.Bacardi worked with premium glassmaker Hrastnik1860 to pioneer what it says is a... Read More
10 Oct 2023
--- Immersive storytelling through luxury packaging design is a strong emerging theme in the industry, according to Vladimir Tyulpin, Avery Dennison’s market segment leader for Premium Packaging Solutions. “Packaging... Read More
21 Sep 2023
--- US-based organic gardening brand Back to the Roots is partnering with ProAmpac to produce what it says is the first ever 100% PCR soil bag for its Organic Potting Mix. Back to the Roots says bringing recycled content into... Read More
19 Sep 2023
--- Technology partner Knapp and right-sized packaging specialist Packsize have joined forces to deliver customized e-commerce packaging solutions. This strategic partnership follows a project with Walmart, where a fully... Read More
11 Sep 2023
--- Epson is introducing its Label Boost software for colored shipping label printing. The new software is compatible with most Epson ColorWorks printers and businesses to easily add full-color coupons, targeted ads, secondary... Read More
11 Sep 2023
--- ProAmpac is launching its curbside recyclable ProActive Recyclable RP-1000 High Barrier (HB) paper-based technology made for food packaging applications. The RP-1000HB extends the existing ProActive Recyclable RP-1000... Read More
07 Sep 2023
--- SIG and AnaBio Technologies are partnering to launch what they say is the first long-life probiotic yogurt packaged in aseptic cartons. The collaboration says this is a “major breakthrough” as it allows for... Read More
30 Aug 2023
--- Greiner Packaging is partnering with Nomadic Dairy, based in County Donegal, Ireland, for new recyclable packaging for the company’s protein and granola range. “Like our hero Yogurt & Oat Clusters range,... Read More
23 Aug 2023
--- Fressnapf is swapping the packaging for its Maxi Zoo Select Gold range of dry pet food with Mondi’s FlexiBag Recyclable, BarrierPack Recyclable and Recyclable StandUp pouches. These designs are touted as premium... Read More
23 Aug 2023
--- Graphic Packaging International (GPI) has partnered with Picadeli to develop a new range of plastic-free paperboard lids for its paper-based salad bowls. The new lids are recyclable in household paper waste streams and are... Read More
21 Aug 2023
--- Chemical industry giant SABIC is offering bio-based versions of its thermoplastic NORYL, Flexible NORYL, NORYL GTX and NORYL PPX resin grades to cater to increasingly stringent environmental sustainability standards imposed... Read More
16 Aug 2023
--- Paper and packaging materials manufacturer Billerud continues its expansion into the North American market with the US launch of its coated white top kraftliners. The company’s Pure Coated Liner portfolio includes a... Read More