26 Feb 2021
--- Innova Market Insights is revealing its Top Packaging Trends 2021 in collaboration with PackagingInsights, with “Home Delivery Haven” identified as the year’s leading trend. As much of the world perseveres... Read More
23 Feb 2021
--- General Mills brand Nature Valley is launching a plastic film wrapper confirmed as Store Drop-Off recyclable by How2Recycle for its Crunchy granola bar. Nature Valley is inviting other brands to share its... Read More
04 Jan 2021
--- The EU-funded Refucoat Project is reporting breakthroughs in recyclable bioplastic food packaging capable of replacing conventional fossil-based raw materials. Refucoat has developed three different bio-based active... Read More
08 Dec 2020
--- “The entire packaging industry needs to change,” Julia Piechotta, co-founder of Germany-based edible cutlery start-up Spoontainable, tells PackagingInsights. Her start-up provides one piece to the jigsaw puzzle... Read More
12 Oct 2020
--- Kellogg’s is partnering with the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and Co-op supermarket to launch a trial of cereal boxes featuring UK-first technology for blind and partially sighted people. The cereal... Read More
28 Sep 2020
--- General Mills is pledging to reduce its absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30 percent over the next decade and slash food waste in half. The commitment entails a strategic focus on regenerative agriculture and aligns... Read More
15 May 2020
--- Swiss Bühler Group and Canada-based Premier Tech (PT) are evolving their joint venture (JV) in China into a new global partnership for bulk food packaging. The partnership will allow Bühler to either access... Read More
03 Feb 2020
--- Creative agency B&B studio has designed the identity of new gut health-boosting granola brand Bio&Me, co-founded by gut health expert Dr. Megan Rossi, to bring gut health positivity to the fore. The product launch... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- Swiss Bühler Group and Premier Tech from Canada are to build a design and manufacturing center in China with a focus on industrial flexible packaging solutions. This strategic cooperation is planned to result in a joint... Read More
05 Aug 2019
--- Following an “overwhelmingly positive” response to its bring-your-own packaging trial, dubbed “Unpacked,” Waitrose & Partners is set to extend its packaging-free shopping experience in Oxford, UK,... Read More
10 Jul 2019
--- Cargill is investing US$200 million to diversify its starches and sweeteners portfolio produced at its Krefeld, Germany site, by switching the processing facilities focus from corn to wheat. The move reflects changing market... Read More
23 May 2019
--- Innovia Films is set to launch the first product in its new range of transparent high barrier packaging films, Propafilm Strata SL. The film has been designed to be a standalone mono filmic solution and can also be used in... Read More
26 Apr 2019
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has doubled down on its 2005 and 2017 decisions to allow the potentially hazardous chemical perchlorate to be added to dry food packaging. Perchlorate is present in plastics used to... Read More
26 Oct 2018
--- Kellogg’s is implementing increased sustainability throughout its UK operations with the launch of several new packaging measures, most notably, a new solution to allow people to recycle Pringles cans and the... Read More
09 Oct 2018
--- Sonoco has announced that it is now producing rigid paper containers as the new exclusive supplier of the German muesli manufacturer mymuesli. The packaging solution is ideally suited for both online distribution and through... Read More
06 Jul 2018
--- Cereal can be consumed straight from the pack with the EasySnacking pot from RPC Superfos. Designed with the modern, mobile consumer in mind, Le Petit Déjeuner from Greek company Tsakiris Family is a healthy... Read More
20 Jun 2018
--- A Which? investigation into the sugar content of “adult” breakfast cereals has unveiled high sugar levels and ignited calls for the UK Government to make traffic light labeling mandatory after Brexit, when EU... Read More
22 May 2018
--- Whirlybird Granola, a Cincinnati-based company focused on a transparent and authentic approach to granola, has announced an innovation in packaging. Soon to be available online and in select retailers at an SRP of $2.49 for... Read More
05 Mar 2018
--- Riverside Natural Foods was able to double its packaging speeds by installing new packaging systems from tna. Based in Vaughan, Canada, Riverside Natural Foods is a leading manufacturer of healthy snacks, such as organic... Read More
04 Jan 2018
--- National Gluten Free Day arrives on 8 January 2018 and leading good-for-you gluten free food brand, The Gluten Free Bar will mark the occasion with the introduction of a new line of protein-packed, on-the-go oatmeal... Read More