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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
12 Feb 2021
--- Starting today, the Lunar New Year is the most important holiday in several East Asian countries and is steadily attracting global attention. Each year in the Chinese zodiac is characterized by one of 12 animals. 2021 marks... Read More
19 Jan 2021
--- A new report charting how reusable beverage cups performed in pilot systems has been released by investment firm Closed Loop Partners. The pilots mapped how reusable cups can effectively replace single-use packaging in the... Read More
05 Jan 2021
--- Meyer Seals has developed new glass sealing called ALKOseal glasSecure for “aggressive” fatty and oily contents. An ever-surging e-commerce market is challenging brands to upgrade their packaging and ensure... 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
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
30 Jul 2020
--- Germany-based Faller Packaging has assisted start-up iuvas with the packaging design of its new sippa drinking aid for elderly and physically disabled people. Providing comfortable and safe help for those requiring drinking... Read More
29 Jun 2020
--- Packaging design draws inspiration from varied sources such as colors, materials, and more recently, 11th-century Chinese poetry. With this in mind, Beautea, a conceptual tea box design created for a local holiday market... Read More
18 Jun 2020
--- Allpress Espresso has brought compostability-curious and coffee-coveting consumers closer together. The New Zealand-based gourmet coffee chain has released 250 g and 1 kg commercially compostable retail bags. Charlie Cook,... Read More
19 May 2020
--- Nestlé is piloting reusable and refillable dispensers for petcare and soluble coffee as part of its efforts to reduce single-use packaging. The in-store dispensers encourage consumers to bring reusable containers to... Read More
15 May 2020
--- Nespresso has unveiled the first coffee capsules on the market made using 80 percent recycled aluminum in a milestone for the Nestlé Group unit’s circularity ambitions. The capsules were rolled out in March for... Read More
29 Apr 2020
--- Used coffee grounds can be upcycled to serve as a new non-wood source “in large amounts worldwide,” according to new research from Yokohama National University, Japan. The research team found that the amount of... Read More
14 Apr 2020
--- Botanical beverage brand LaDiDa has launched a line of premium oat milk lattes in minimalist, colorful cans to offer consumers a moment of serenity with every sip. The designs were created to reflect the natural ingredients... Read More
18 Mar 2020
--- In celebration of Global Recycling Day (18 March), plant-based compostable packaging specialist Vegware shared news of how it has helped Scottish clients boost recycling through a closed-loop composting collection service.... Read More
08 Jan 2020
--- Reusable and recyclable products brand Lunchskins aims to replace two of the world’s greatest plastic pollutants – the plastic bag and the plastic straw – with its newly launched Plastic-Free Starter Kit.... Read More
13 Dec 2019
--- Coffee is deeply rooted in many cultures and holds the status of the most popular drink worldwide. The more coffee we drink, the more grounds we discard – but what purpose might coffee waste serve post-usage? German... Read More
10 Dec 2019
--- In a bid to explore new and innovative ways to meet its sustainability challenges, Air New Zealand has begun trialing edible coffee cups for its customers in the air and on the ground. Currently serving more than eight... Read More
05 Nov 2019
--- Italian coffee company Lavazza has introduced Eco Caps, a range of compostable coffee capsules, to address consumers’ rising environmental concerns. To ensure that all coffee capsules are responsibly thrown away,... Read More
18 Oct 2019
--- European food packaging producer Flo has launched three new capsule formats to the GEA family that are industrially compostable and fully bio-based. The formats are suitable for Nespresso, Lavazza Blu and Keurig systems, and... Read More
17 Oct 2019
--- Government backing is crucial to slashing plastic pollution by increasing access to reusable options, highlights a report from Break Free From Plastic Europe and the Rethink Plastic alliance. The report centers around... Read More