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
19 Aug 2019
--- Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats is partnering with Autism Speaks to create sensory “Love Notes” for children with autism to “express and receive love in their own unique way” during the school day.... Read More
15 Aug 2019
--- Nestlé Japan is replacing the plastic wrapping on its KitKat candy bars with paper in a bid to become one step closer to its commitment of 100 percent recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025. The Japanese... Read More
12 Jul 2019
--- Gourmet meringue maker Flower & White has surpassed confectionary giants to debut its products in plastic-free packaging, reportedly being one of the first in the sector to do so. Flower & White, which retails in the... Read More
05 Jul 2019
--- Nestlé YES! snack bars will be “the first confectionary bar on the market” to be packaged in paper using a high-speed flow wrap technology. YES! snack bars were previously packaged in flexible plastic... Read More
17 Jun 2019
--- Nestlé has formed a closed-loop recycling program with waste management specialist TerraCycle in the UK & Ireland for its confectionery flexible plastic packaging. Pouches, bags and wrappers from single bars,... 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