09 Sep 2020
--- Coveris has launched a hot food on-the-move packaging range. The Heat range boasts dual ovenable and hot-hold functionality and eliminates the need for direct food contact. The board-only and window patched designs,... Read More
09 Sep 2020
--- It took 13 hours for Impact Snacks, a Generation Z-founded snack brand, to reach its goal to raise US$20,000 on Kickstarter. The start-up’s ambition to package its superfoods snack bars in 100 percent biodegradable and... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- Sonoco Europe has acquired Can Packaging, a France-headquartered cardboard packaging company for €41.7 million (US$49.3 million). Can Packaging adds a more recyclable, mono-material packaging solution with barrier... Read More
24 Jul 2020
--- Despite COVID-19-induced travel restrictions, on-the-go consumers still demand convenient food packaging to fit their busy lifestyles. Within this ever-crowding space, Brazilian superfoods brand Tubites launched a healthy... Read More
26 Jun 2020
--- Multilayer flexible packaging provides oxygen barriers that are essential to food safety and shelf life but also throws up recyclability challenges as it cannot typically be processed through mainstream mechanical recycling... Read More
19 Jun 2020
--- Ring Container Technologies is introducing SmartCAN, a 100 percent recyclable canister that has broad acceptance in curbside recycling programs. Unlike traditional multi-material canisters that often contain paper, SmartCAN... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- Syntegon Technology is equipped to demonstrate its resource-saving technologies for confectionery, bakery and pharmaceutical packaging applications at this year’s inaugural Virtual Show, held from May 7 to 13, 2020.... Read More
01 Apr 2020
--- Food packaging and processing solutions provider GEA has launched its SmartPacker TwinTube packaging machine to the European market. Ideal for packaging small-sized, on-the-go food products, the new high-speed system reduces... Read More
23 Mar 2020
--- Opening plastic packages can catapult up to 75,000 microplastics across 3 meters, a new study funded by the Australian Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment (CRC CARE)... 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
27 Jan 2020
--- Sappi Europe has added a 91 g/m² offering to its high-barrier paper range that offers optimal product protection thanks to its oxygen, steam, grease and oil barriers. The supplier has also enhanced its light barrier... Read More
02 Jan 2020
--- Mondelēz International has launched its Cadbury Energy bar in 100 percent recyclable and sustainably sourced paper packaging that was trialed and tested exclusively in New Zealand. The trial was designed to test the... Read More
08 Nov 2019
--- Global diversified wood fiber company Sappi grabbed headlines in July after it enabled Nestlé’s YES! snack bars to become “the first confectionary bar on the market” to be packaged in paper using a... Read More
20 Sep 2019
--- Lay’s, a PepsiCo brand, is debuting its first packaging redesign in 12 years, transforming shelves across 250,000 retailers with a full conversion of 115 packages in more than 25 flavor varieties. The brand’s new... Read More
19 Aug 2019
--- Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats is partnering with Autism Speaks to create sensory “Love Notes” for children with autism to “express and receive love in their own unique way” during the school day.... Read More
05 Aug 2019
--- Following an “overwhelmingly positive” response to its bring-your-own packaging trial, dubbed “Unpacked,” Waitrose & Partners is set to extend its packaging-free shopping experience in Oxford, UK,... 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
11 Jul 2019
--- Asian food brand Kelly Loves will be launching its seaweed snacks in supermarkets across the UK and Europe, with a brand and packaging identity that “marries authenticity and accessibility” by London-based design... Read More
24 Jun 2019
--- Tapping into better-for-you snacking trends, the Kraft Heinz Company has released a new range of “spoonable smoothies,” coined Fruitlove. The new launch combines the benefits of creamy yogurt and real fruits and... Read More
23 May 2019
--- Innovia Films is set to launch the first product in its new range of transparent high barrier packaging films, Propafilm Strata SL. The film has been designed to be a standalone mono filmic solution and can also be used in... Read More