pet food

30 Apr 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Berry Superfos launched a bamboo spoon for on-the-go food, and Celebration Packaging released a recyclable paper cutlery range ahead of the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive, taking effect in... Read More
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
02 Feb 2021
--- US-based Open Farm is partnering with TerraCycle’s reusable packaging platform Loop in Canada as the first-ever pet food participant. Consumers located in Ontario can now support the zero-waste model with the purchase... Read More
04 Nov 2020
--- Mars is collaborating with SABIC and Huhtamaki to integrate food-grade recycled polypropylene (rPP) in some of its pet food packaging in 2021, following a successful pilot this year.
29 Sep 2020
--- Amcor and Nestlé are launching the world’s first recyclable flexible retort pouch with the Purina wet cat food brand in the Netherlands in October 2020. The “recyclable packaging breakthrough”... Read More
20 Aug 2020
--- German pet food company zooplus has opted for Mondi’s recyclable packaging for the new flavors of its premium pet food brand Wolf of Wilderness. The global packaging and paper solutions player is supplying... Read More
03 Jun 2020
--- Consumers are holding pet packaging to similar standards as seen within the food and personal care space. Experts note a surging demand for environmentally sustainable packaging that is simultaneously convenient and safe.... 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
11 Sep 2019
--- Coveris, an Austria-headquartered manufacturer of flexible packaging solutions, is expanding its range of products marketed as sustainable. Answering the demand for recyclable flexible packaging, Coveris is introducing... Read More
01 May 2019
--- US-based global flexible packaging specialist ProAmpac will be unveiling its two newest additions to its portfolio of greener packaging solutions – Signature Surfaces ProActive Recyclable Paper Touch coatings and... Read More
17 Oct 2018
--- Mondi has swapped out plastic for paper for its line of dog food packaging based on its FlexziBox concept. The paper bag boasts a “natural look and feel” while maintaining the lightness, barrier properties and... Read More
13 Aug 2018
--- Packaging for pets is big business – it is estimated to account for around five percent of the total European demand for flexible plastic-based packaging. It explains why many leading suppliers have designated pet... Read More
14 May 2018
--- Global design agency CBA has re-designed Purina’s Beyond pet food range in a bid to help bolster its presence as “one of the market leaders” in the natural pet food category. The redesign comes amid an... Read More
09 May 2018
--- Amazon declared pet products a top category of interest, and that interest is far from waning. It has became obvious that due to its size, scope, resources, online expertise, brick-and-mortar expansion, and desire to... Read More
09 Apr 2018
--- Three of the most promising processing technologies for the nutrition space gaining momentum in 2018 are High Pressure Processing (HPP), Pulsed Electric Fields technology (PEF) and Radiant Energy Vacuum technology (REV).... Read More
10 Apr 2017
--- Proampac, a leading global flexible packaging company, is showcasing their newest line of pet food packaging, Pro-Dura™ Premium, at the 2017 Petfood Forum in Kansas City, MO. This new dry food packaging is a woven... Read More
12 Jul 2016
--- Press-Lok® Provides Easy Open and Close for Premium Product. Velcro Companies announced that Zuke's®, a leading provider of natural dog food and pet treats, has integrated Velcro® Brand's Press-Lok®... Read More
27 May 2016
--- Coveris unveils its new eco-friendly packaging solution designed for the pet food industry: the Alu Free Pouch. Coveris Flexibles France, a division of global packaging company Coveris Group, is a pioneer in flexible... Read More
23 Mar 2015
--- A twin-screw extruder recently installed in the Baker Perkins Innovation Center at Grand Rapids, Michigan, enables companies in the snack, cereal, pet products and other extruded food sectors to create new products and... Read More
06 Feb 2015
--- This month, Andrex, the nation’s leading toilet tissue brand, will be unveiling a streamlined, refreshed portfolio with vibrant new packaging.