ready meals & side dishes

18 Mar 2020
--- Biodegradable and compostable packaging specialist Sirane has developed a plastic-free sandwich skillet as an alternative to the PE-coated packs and laminated boards which currently dominate the market. The sandwich packs,... Read More
11 Mar 2020
--- AR Packaging has joined the PulPac Technology Pool and aims to be first-to-market with 3D dry molded cellulose trays and cutlery for the food, on-the-go and foodservice sectors created using the patented technology. The... Read More
26 Feb 2020
--- Graphic Packaging International (GPI) has launched a new line of fiber-based trays called PaperSeal, which replace Modified Atmosphere (MAP) and Vacuum Skin Packaging (VSP) plastic trays with a new barrier-lined paperboard... Read More
29 Jan 2020
--- Sainsbury’s has committed to investing £1 billion (US$1.3 billion) in becoming a Net Zero business across its operations by 2040. The UK retailer will invest in reducing plastic packaging, alongside carbon... Read More
15 Jan 2020
--- UK retailer Co-op has committed to 100 percent own-brand recyclable packaging and aims to have phased out all non-recyclable plastics by mid-2020. Moreover, the company plans to replace them with reused or easily recycled... Read More
02 Dec 2019
--- Functional drinks brand OATH has launched in the US, offering a range of four ready-to-drink (RTD) beverages that boast functional benefits. The release also features a creative, stand-out packaging design, which seeks to... 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
17 Oct 2019
--- Cellulose films specialist Futamura has launched NatureFlex 30NVO, an ovenable grade film made from its compostable NatureFlex material. NatureFlex 30NVO is made from renewable wood pulp sourced from responsibly managed... Read More
15 Aug 2019
--- Farmdrop, a UK online grocer with a focus on food sourced by local farmers, fisheries and other producers, has launched its new Made By Farmdrop range of pre-prepared breakfast, lunch and dinner meals made with seasonal... Read More
23 Jul 2019
--- UK supplier Tri-Star Packaging has launched Jewel, a new range of salad containers made from 100 percent recycled PET (rPET), delivering excellent visibility and enhanced product perception, as communicated by the brand.... Read More
23 May 2019
--- UK supermarket Waitrose & Partners has launched an Italian ready meal range in new fiber-based trays from Finnish food packaging supplier Huhtamaki. The new trays – called Fresh – are microwaveable and... Read More
23 Apr 2019
--- Meal kit services, which deliver a box of pre-portioned ingredients and a chef-selected recipe to your door, have earned a bad environmental reputation due to perceived packaging waste. Contrarily, a new study from... Read More
28 Mar 2019
--- Kabuto Noodles has commissioned London-based creative agency B&B to revamp the packaging of its new children’s range of pot noodles. The redesign is introducing shorter noodles delivered in brightly-hued,... Read More
04 Jun 2018
--- Huhtamaki, a global specialist in packaging for food and drink, are to trial a new fiber-based, ready meal packaging. The trial version of the renewable fiber packaging will be tested in the UK this May, as part of... Read More
23 May 2018
--- Herbert Adams is not predictable freezer aisle pie. The century-old pie maker is drawing from ingredients and experience to deploy a national TV, print and outdoor campaign that launched this June 2018.
18 May 2018
--- Dining out, in is pegged at number seven in Innova Market Insights top ten 2018 trends, and in this suit, we have seen the face of ready meals drastically change from plastic packaged, typically calorie-laden curries and... Read More
01 May 2018
--- Packaging Resources, Inc,® announces the release of its new Eco-friendly Snack Bag Series. Have you been searching for attractive, Eco-friendly, sandwich packaging that makes it easy for prepares to package food quickly... Read More
26 Apr 2018
--- Part of the Paxiom Group, the Sleek brand is manufactured in Italy, the global center of horizontal flow wrapping technology. Flow wrapping is a horizontal packaging process wherein a product enters the machinery and is... Read More
24 Apr 2018
--- Within the food industry, the key trend of customization looks set to continue. The trend reflects a consumer who is more inclined to have a say in what they eat, through the personalization and customization of their food... Read More
09 Apr 2018
--- WeighPack introduces the C-10 to its PrimoLinear™ family of automatic linear net-weighing filling equipment, engineered specifically for limp, non-free flowing, and delicate products including coleslaw, cooked noodles,... Read More