meat, fish & eggs

06 Aug 2020
--- Specialty packaging manufacturer Parkside has launched a packaging solution incorporating an antibacterial coating that protects against bacteria and viruses, including COVID-19. UK-based Parkside collaborated with high-tech... Read More
20 Jul 2020
--- With COVID-19 forcing the postponement of interpack 2020, food and medical packaging solutions specialist Wipak took to LinkedIn to launch 12 environmentally conscious products. Predominantly serving industries in Europe and... Read More
20 Jul 2020
--- Germany-based meat producer Hütthaler has looked to Mondi and its EcoSolutions approach – “paper where possible, plastic where useful” – for a fully recyclable meat packaging solution.... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- Aptar Food + Beverage has announced the market launch of SeaWell, an active packaging system designed to maintain seafood quality and freshness. The “first-of-its-kind” active packaging solution is now being... Read More
16 Jun 2020
--- Organic poultry sausage brand Gutfried of the Zur Mühlen Gruppe has adopted packaging made from chemically recycled plastic. The result of a collaboration between Gutfried, BASF, SABIC and SÜDPACK, approximately... Read More
12 Jun 2020
--- DS Smith and MULTIVAC have teamed up to design and produce ECO Bowl – an innovative solution for fresh foods in modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) based on corrugated cardboard. ECO Bowl is a fully recyclable... Read More
08 Jun 2020
--- Eggs that would otherwise be wasted can be used as the base of an inexpensive coating to protect fruits and vegetables, according to Rice University researchers in Houston, Texas, US. Researchers found when the micron-thick... 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
19 May 2020
--- While developing biodegradable food packaging from upcycled cheese whey and almond shells, EU-funded project YPACK has found that integrating zinc oxide and oregano essential oil helps the bio-papers protect against... Read More
06 May 2020
--- Dongwon Industries has unveiled a limited edition set of tuna fish cans boasting vibrant “around-the-globe” packaging illustrations designed to entice the global consumer. Ten limited edition tins depict global... Read More
10 Apr 2020
--- To better inform consumers on environmentally sustainable food choices, alternative meat brand Quorn Foods is now listing its carbon footprint data for 60 percent of its product volume on the back of its packaging. Certified... Read More
06 Apr 2020
--- Eco-Products, a Novolex brand, has introduced compostable trays as the latest addition to its line of foodservice products, targeting grocery stores and food processors. Made from residual sugarcane fiber, the new trays are... Read More
20 Mar 2020
--- In a bid to store and transport fish in a more environmentally friendly manner, Kalaneuvos and its sister company Nordic Trout have adopted Stora Enso’s fiber-based EcoFishBox. The switch to EcoFishBox enables... Read More
11 Mar 2020
--- Sealpac, a thermoforming technology specialist, will be showcasing several resource-saving solutions at interpack 2020. The trade show set to be held in Dusseldorf, Germany, from May 7 to 13, provides an ideal platform for... Read More
25 Feb 2020
--- Hair care brand Schwarzkopf has partnered with TerraCycle to make the former’s retail hair care, color and styling products recyclable in the US. Starting January 1, consumers can collect and mail in the empty product... Read More
12 Feb 2020
--- Major bioplastics players BASF and Novamont have both launched highly sustainable solutions for fresh-food packaging in two major compostable cling film breakthroughs. Tackling both plastic pollution and food waste... Read More
30 Jan 2020
--- Südpack Verpackungen has received a certificate of recyclability from the Institute cyclos-HTP for its Multi SV Skin pack. The packaging film concept combines a Skin Multi SV top film (150 µm) and base film... Read More
16 Jan 2020
--- In celebration of its centennial year, US-based organic chicken producer Perdue Farms has launched a direct-to-consumer e-commerce website that packages orders in 100 percent recyclable foam insulated boxes. The foam... Read More
18 Nov 2019
--- The EU-funded NanoPack project has developed flexible plastic food film with antioxidants and antimicrobial properties to decelerate food spoilage, which it is now readying for market launch. After a series of antimicrobial... Read More
06 Nov 2019
--- UK government-backed circular economy and resource efficiency charity WRAP has issued new guidance encouraging retailers to sell more fresh produce loose and without Best Before dates. These changes could help reduce the... Read More