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
05 Feb 2021
--- Food manufacturer HKScan is replacing fossil-based plastics in meat packaging with a new type of renewable plastic made from wood cellulose. Finnish wood-based plastics innovator Woodly is developing the bio-material, with... Read More
16 Dec 2020
--- SIG is equipping all new filling machines with industry-standard OPC Unified Architecture (OPC-UA) connectivity to drive greater flexibility in food and beverage manufacturing. Built-in OPC-UA connectivity enables horizontal... Read More
10 Dec 2020
--- Amcor is launching Europe’s first designed-for-recycling PVDC-free shrink bag for fresh and processed meat, poultry and some cheeses. Eco-Tite R is designed to maximize shelf life, maintain food safety, reduce food... Read More
01 Dec 2020
--- Sealed Air is unveiling “the world’s first” food-grade soft plastic film containing Certified Circular Resins (CCR) for food wraps and trays in fresh meat, fish and cheese applications. The US-headquartered... Read More
09 Nov 2020
--- Yeo Valley Organic is unveiling connected packaging across all products as part of its new “Put Nature First” brand platform. The British family-owned dairy company is harnessing IoT agency SharpEnd’s... Read More
19 Oct 2020
--- The South Korean Ministry of Environment is recognizing the recyclability of Ecolean’s aseptic packages as part of the country’s new packaging recyclability grading system. The beverage, dairy and liquid food... Read More
15 Oct 2020
--- Sealed Air is unveiling a unique soft vacuum packaging system with continuous flow to help cheese processors optimize product quality and make 50 percent energy savings compared to systems delivering similar outputs. The... Read More
08 Oct 2020
--- Fonterra’s milk line Anchor is adding a new bio-HDPE, recyclable 2 L bottle made from sugarcane to its Blue milk range in New Zealand.
01 Oct 2020
--- Packaged cheese is as popular as ever. The USDA Economic Research Service (ERS) highlights that US dairy consumption has hit a “rate never seen before,” driven by strong domestic demand for cheese. However,... Read More
09 Sep 2020
--- A Tesco’s trial has demonstrated that soft plastic can be continuously recycled into food-grade cheese packaging. The cheese packaging is on sale this week in the UK supermarket’s stores.
18 Aug 2020
--- In a bid to promote food safety and packaging differentiation on retailer shelves Sidel’s PET bottles have been chosen to carry dairy and dairy beverages. Leveraging its Aseptic Combi Predis technology, ITC Limited... Read More
13 Aug 2020
--- Plant-based nutrition leader Upfield will introduce on-pack carbon labeling on 100 million packs of its spreads, margarines, butters and creams by the end of 2021. The carbon labels are designed to inform consumers about the... 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
27 Jul 2020
--- Prominent campaigns on plastic waste and climate change have led many consumers to reconsider the environmental impact of packaged products. Brands are under increasing pressure to respond to demand for more... Read More
16 Jul 2020
--- UK cheese manufacturer Cathedral City has partnered with Terracycle to deliver on calls for improved recycling efficiencies. The collaboration has given life to the UK’s first recycling program for flexible film cheese... Read More
15 Jul 2020
--- Pakistani-based shakarganj has launched its goodmilk brand, an all-purpose UHT milk, in “Easy Pack” – Tetra Brik Aseptic Base Leaf with innovative Micro Injection Moulding (MiM) opening technology. MiM... Read More
15 Jul 2020
--- Laura Chenel craft goat cheese and milk products have received a complete packaging makeover courtesy of US-based design agency Gershoni Creative. After the sale of the goat cheese brand to a family-owned French company that... Read More
07 Jul 2020
--- AR Packaging has introduced a plastic-eliminating paper-based solution called Safeboard that has been adopted by Bel Group for its Boursin flavored cream cheeses. Bel Group sought out a solution that could remove the plastic... Read More
17 Jun 2020
--- Elopak has modernized its famed Pure-Pak carton with the launch of Pure-Pak Imagine in what the company calls its “most environmentally-friendly carton to date.” The new carton swaps the conventional plastic... Read More