23 Nov 2020
--- Finland-based Metsä Board is reporting increased interest for its fully recyclable and compostable paperboard tray MetsäBoard Prime FBB EB. Responding to steady demand for plastic-free foodservice packaging,... Read More
19 Nov 2020
--- Ritter Sport is swapping out its standard plastic wrappers for paper-based packaging in a first-time trial. The chocolate company is reintroducing its limited-edition Chocolate & Weed to the Austrian market, now... Read More
30 Oct 2020
--- Halloween is genuinely scary this year with COVID-19's second wave striking hard in many European countries. This Halloween season, F&B arrives in interactive packaging to brighten the spirits – especially... Read More
05 Oct 2020
--- BillerudKorsnäs and Syntegon Technology are launching Recyclable Flow Wrap, a paper-based packaging solution that facilitates a shift from conventional plastic to renewable and recyclable materials.
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
24 Sep 2020
--- Kellogg’s iconic potato chips brand Pringles is trialing a new recyclable paper can in partnership with supermarket giant Tesco. The move comes after sustained UK Recycling Association pressure to reinvent the... Read More
19 Aug 2020
--- Syntegon has introduced its next generation of heat sealing flow wrappers called Pack 202 to the North American market. Building on its predecessor Pack 201, the new machine is a fully automated horizontal flow wrapping... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- Sonoco Europe has acquired Can Packaging, a France-headquartered cardboard packaging company for €41.7 million (US$49.3 million). Can Packaging adds a more recyclable, mono-material packaging solution with barrier... Read More
08 Jun 2020
--- Nestlé has taken yet another step toward more eco-friendly packaging, launching its Smarties chocolate bar in a recyclable paper wrapper. Almost 3.5 million Smarties blocks are sold each year and the news represents... Read More
04 Jun 2020
--- Stora Enso’s innovation hub is bustling with new eco-friendly packaging concepts for the food and personal care sector. Its latest innovation is Performa Light, a renewable and recyclable paperboard for premium folding... Read More
02 Jun 2020
--- Tapping into the circular economy mantra, rigid packaging supplier Crown Holdings has developed a reusable gifting tin, suitable for both food and cosmetics applications. Based on the company’s research in packaging... Read More
26 May 2020
--- Südpack has been awarded the PackTheFuture Award in the “Save Food” category for its resealable Multipeel PurePP film solution. Multipeel PurePP film combines enhanced product protection and convenience with... Read More
12 May 2020
--- Syntegon Technology has lifted the veil off its machinery and technology innovations during its first Virtual Show, which has reportedly attracted more visitors than the company was expecting. Through videos, live chats,... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- Syntegon Technology is equipped to demonstrate its resource-saving technologies for confectionery, bakery and pharmaceutical packaging applications at this year’s inaugural Virtual Show, held from May 7 to 13, 2020.... Read More
20 Apr 2020
--- Cadbury has revitalized its rich heritage in the chocolate sector through a new global redesign of its iconic purple packaging for both Cadbury and Cadbury Dairy Milk products. The chocolate colossus commissioned design... Read More
07 Apr 2020
--- Functional paper packaging specialist Sappi is set to host a “Virtual Interpack Trade Show” from 6-31 May after the COVID-19 outbreak forced interpack 2020 in Düsseldorf, Germany, to postpone. The global... Read More
02 Mar 2020
--- Syntegon Technology, formerly Bosch Packaging Technology, will be showcasing four of its technological innovations targeting the confectionery manufacturing sector at interpack 2020, hosted in Dusseldorf, Germany from May 7... Read More
10 Feb 2020
--- Extending shelf-life and ensuring food safety is a vital goal for packaging companies. The challenge is augmented by growing consumer concern for the environment, which demands that packaging is also highly recyclable. At... Read More
02 Jan 2020
--- Mondelēz International has launched its Cadbury Energy bar in 100 percent recyclable and sustainably sourced paper packaging that was trialed and tested exclusively in New Zealand. The trial was designed to test the... Read More
10 Sep 2019
--- US-based Theo Chocolate is launching a redesign of its organic bars to reestablish its core purpose and invite people to “see the big impact a small treat can have.” The new wrappers have a “simple yet... Read More