baby & toddlers

03 Sep 2018 --- Vericool – the producers of high-performing, cost-effective, compostable insulation and recyclable cold-chain packaging – has announced a multi-year partnership with US-based Square Baby. Square Baby aims to reduce its use of expanded polystyrene foam (EPS, commonly referred to as Styrofoam) waste through this partnership. The move comes after increasing numbers of counties and cities across California and the US continue to ban single-use plastics and EPS, with companies starting to use environmentally-friendly shipping alternatives.
22 Jun 2018 --- Danone Early Life Nutrition has revamped both of its baby food brands, Cow & Gate and Aptamil. Cow & Gate is launching fifteen new food recipes across the pouch, cereal, jar and tray product ranges, as well as a complete packaging re-brand across its entire formula milk and food portfolio. Starting from mid-June, the changes will be the “biggest the brand has ever undergone.” Aptamil is also launching a new patented next-generation powder formulation and a complete packaging refresh across its entire range.
19 Jun 2018 --- Tapping into a space opened up by “millennial parents” who want nutritious food for their infants, with an environmentally-friendly seal of appeal, is Raised Real. The California start-up offers an innovative baby food meal-kit delivery solution, touting nutritionally balanced meals and an innovative freeze-cooling packaging system. Speaking to Santiago Merea, CEO and co-founder, Steven Kontz, co-founder and CFO and Benish Shah, VP of Marketing, NutritionInsight looks into how the company is minimizing food waste while maximizing nutrition and protecting the environment through packaging choices.
19 Apr 2018 --- Nestlé Waters UK introduces child-friendly, emoji-inspired water bottles to its Nestle Pure Life portfolio. The launch follows the success of Nestlé Pure Life Super Hero bottles, which hit the market in 2016, and is the first set of limited edition bottles the brand will be launching throughout the year, to appeal to family shoppers.

Plum Organics Introduces A New Way To Spoon Feed Baby

17 Oct 2017 --- Plum Organics, the nation's leading organic baby food brand credited with revolutionizing the baby food category with the introduction of the spouted pouch, announces the launch of Baby Bowls: culinary-inspired baby food blends in a spoon-friendly dish.

Pot Helps Baby Food's New Kid On The Block

01 Dec 2016 --- Lovemade™ is the brain child of Silvia Wulff, a Danish entrepreneur and mother of two. The eight varieties in the range are locally produced, which is unique in this category, and Silvia Wulff team includes two Danish celebrity chefs, vouching for the high quality ingredients, high level taste and texture.

Sprout Foods, The Market's Cleanest Ingredient Organic Baby Food Brand, Further Elevates Commitment To Honesty And Brand Transparency With New Clear Packaging

25 Oct 2016 --- Sprout Foods, the first and only organic baby food brand committed to honesty and transparency, has launched clear food pouches for its line of organic baby food. The updated line features existing Sprout Organic Baby Food flavors in a transparent pouch so parents can see what's inside the pouch while they continue to feed their babies the flavors they love.

New Pack Design For Heinz Infant Breakfast Range

17 Jun 2016 --- Kraft Heinz has announced a packaging redesign across its range of infant breakfasts, with the bag-in-box combination replaced with a new tub and scoop alternative.

Facilitating A Manufacturing Baby Boom

25 May 2016 --- The baby food industry is booming. A market research group estimates the current market to be worth over US$50 billion, and in the next five years it is estimated to achieve growth of more than 7% a year, making it the fastest growing packaged food category.

New Look For Bledichef

28 Apr 2016 --- Discover the new look of Blédichef plates and novelty! A new recipe "Mashed Cauliflower Potatoes" invites babies to dinner!

PLF Turnkey Canning Line Arrives At Synutra

20 Apr 2016 --- PLF International’s complete turnkey canning line has been delivered to the brand new €161m Synutra International drying, mixing and packaging facility in Carhaix-Plouger, France.

New Name Reflects Complete Service

07 Apr 2016 --- RPC Bebo Kristiansand has been renamed RPC Bebo Food Packaging to underline its ability to provide a complete packing solution, comprising both the pack and filling system, for a number of markets including seafood, meat and poultry, ready meals, take-away and ethnic foods.

Premium Look For Enfamil And Enfagrow Using Metallic IML

29 Mar 2016 --- Mead Johnson, the producer of high-quality milk powder for babies and infants, has made the move from a can to IML packaging. Thanks to the top-quality appearance of Metallic IML labels from Verstraete IML, the packaging now boasts a premium look.

Biles Inc. Focuses On Clean, Simple Design To Optimise The Childlike Qualities Of Ella’s Kitchen On The Relaunch Of Their Baby Dry Cereal Range

01 Feb 2016 --- February sees Ella’s Kitchen® rolling out new packaging for their baby dry cereals, with design by Biles Inc. Biles Inc. were appointed by Ella’s Kitchen® as their branding and packaging design agency following a strategic pitch in July 2015.

GEA To Equip Danone’s New Early Life Nutrition Production Plant

20 Jan 2016 --- At the end of 2015, GEA received a major order from Danone to equip a new state-of-the-art facility for its international Early Life Nutrition brands with several production lines.

"Red Line" Infant Formula Can Production Announced

02 Jan 2016 --- In August 2015 Jamestrong purchased a 6500 square metre positive air pressure warehouse immediately adjacent to its Kyabram, Victoria, manufacturing plant, with clear plans to later install an additional infant formula can line.

Safer Baby Food With CSB Traceability

24 Nov 2015 --- The addition of a new module to its CSB-System integrated software has enabled German baby food manufacturer Töpfer to achieve full traceability of all its components and products.

Scooping The Synutra Contract

16 Nov 2015 --- PLF International has secured an order to supply a complete turnkey canning line that forms the heart of a brand new €161m Synutra International drying, mixing and packaging facility in Carhaix-Plouger, France.

Mucho Bueno! PLF Sets New Standards

12 Nov 2015 --- When pharmaceutical company Alter Farmacia moved its production facilities for powdered infant milk to Spain, it turned to PLF International and Spanish partners Inemur to meet the stringent packaging requirements.

PLF Partners Pick Up Prestigious Award In New Zealand

02 Nov 2015 --- The installation of a turnkey powder filling canning line from PLF International has been at the centre of a prestigious Master Electricians award in New Zealand.