25 Sep 2020
--- Nestlé Waters UK is partnering with leading waste management business Biffa to deliver 100 percent recycled PET (rPET) in a closed-loop system. Biffa is supporting Nestlé Waters UK in its commitment to making... Read More
21 Sep 2020
--- Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) announced that all plastic bottles across its core brands in Great Britain will now be made with 50 percent recycled PET (rPET). This move covers brands including Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Zero... Read More
17 Sep 2020
--- Starbucks is introducing strawless lids as standard for iced beverages in the US and Canada. The multinational coffeehouse giant is phasing out plastic straws worldwide as part of a strategy to move away from single-use... Read More
17 Sep 2020
--- Conagra’s Swiss Miss Hot Cocoa line has shifted from cylinder to cube containers. The new packaging reduces its carbon footprint by 98 metric tons each year due to less energy required to manufacture and transport the... Read More
10 Sep 2020
--- McDonald’s is testing a new reusable cup model for hot beverages in partnership with TerraCycle’s circular packaging service, Loop.
10 Sep 2020
--- DS Smith has partnered with Laithwaite’s Wine, a UK-based online wine purchasing platform, to deliver a fully auditable and traceable closed-loop model to its local market.
09 Sep 2020
--- PepsiCo is trialling products encoded with invisible digital watermarks for more effective recycling. The technology is pegged as the “holy grail” that will make mechanical sorting more efficient.
08 Sep 2020
--- Coca-Cola in Western Europe has announced transitions to 100 percent recycled PET (rPET) in the Netherlands and Norway. The shifts eradicate dependency on virgin oil-based plastics in PET bottles and support local... Read More
04 Sep 2020
--- In an unexpected statement, Thankyou has revealed that it will discontinue its flagship bottled water product. The Australian social enterprise made the decision after realizing that bottled water could never strike the... Read More
01 Sep 2020
--- Ardagh Group has secured a new customer for its slim 250 ml can in collagen protein drink producer Black Labels Company (BLC). Targeting health-conscious consumers, the Maluma range is presented in a light, bright and... Read More
27 Aug 2020
--- Smart multi-packer WaveGrip has unveiled a new carrier design for cans, which contains over 50 percent recycled plastic and delivers the latest on-pack marketing messages. WaveGrip is recyclable with polyethylene (PE) film... Read More
17 Aug 2020
--- Syntegon, Taghleef Industries and Polifilm have joined forces to develop an aroma-proof polypropylene (PP) monomaterial solution for coffee packaging. The cooperative project yields the “best aroma and product... Read More
14 Aug 2020
--- Diageo, producer of Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff and Guinness, has met its 2020 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions targets, delivering on its commitment to reduce absolute GHG emissions by 50 percent. The British multinational... Read More
12 Aug 2020
--- Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has adopted CanCollar paperboard-based ring technology for its multipack cans in the Balearic Islands, Spain. The PEFC-certified, recyclable and sustainably-sourced CanCollar replaces the... Read More
12 Aug 2020
--- Karlskrone beer will now be sold as a film-free Nature MultiPack of six redesigned 0.5 L recycled PET (rPET) bottles powered by KHS. FreshSafe PET, the patented KHS Plasmax coating process, provides optimum product... Read More
11 Aug 2020
--- KHS has introduced a linear InnoPET BloFill ABF aseptic block to satisfy the requirements of the dairy industry for flexible filling technology for sensitive products. With fast format changeovers and a modular design, the... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- Wine producer and exporter Producto de Aldea has selected Ardagh’s 250 ml Slim Wine Can as the new packaging option for its premium wine drinks and wines, previously only available in a classic glass bottle. The winery... Read More
03 Aug 2020
--- ZenWTR has launched a fully post-consumer recycled PET (rPET) water bottle. The new eco-centric packaging uses 75 percent less energy than virgin plastic and reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 71 percent, compared to virgin... Read More
30 Jul 2020
--- Germany-headquartered supplier of filling and packaging systems KHS has been awarded the contract for the new PET line of Uganda’s Rwenzori Bottling Company. In addition to KHS’ Innoket Neo labeler, the supplier... Read More
30 Jul 2020
--- Germany-based Faller Packaging has assisted start-up iuvas with the packaging design of its new sippa drinking aid for eldery and physically disabled people. Providing comfortable and safe help for those requiring drinking... Read More