soft drinks

05 Mar 2019
--- Danone’s Spanish natural mineral water brand Font Vella has introduced a cap device that tracks water intake and instructs people toward adequate hydration. Coach20 is being developed in partnership with smart... Read More
28 Feb 2019
--- Danone water brand Evian and designer Virgil Abloh have revealed the first limited-edition bottles from their creative partnership: the “One drop can make a Rainbow” range. The project marks the first for Abloh... Read More
23 Jan 2019
--- UK producer of natural source water Highland Spring is making its 100 percent recycled and recyclable eco bottle a permanent product offering in 2019. The decision comes after the brand experienced “major... Read More
08 Jan 2019
--- Ardagh has increased the production of its beverage can end and tabs by 10 percent at its Valparaiso plant in Indiana, US. The move addresses the growing demand for attractive and highly-differentiated can packaging in North... Read More
30 Nov 2018
--- Loop Industries (Loop) has entered into a multi-year agreement with Coca-Cola to supply its branded, high-grade 100 percent recycled plastic resin to participating bottlers within the US. Coca-Cola believes this will be a... Read More
30 Nov 2018
--- Bag-in-box and pouch packaging supplier Scholle IPN is adapting and evolving its aseptic packaging solutions for the growing nitro cold brew coffee trend. Nitro coffee was originally offered in kegs and is now transitioning... Read More
27 Nov 2018
--- Tetra Pak reached another major milestone on its journey towards producing all packaging using sustainably managed, renewable materials with the December 2016 launch of the Tetra Brik Aseptic 1000 Edge with Bio-based... Read More
21 Nov 2018
--- Tetra Pak has secured a significant sustainability boost by partnering with recycling specialists Veolia to ensure that all material components of its cartons have end-use recycling value. While the paperboard component can... Read More
19 Nov 2018
--- Nestlé Waters North America has signed an agreement with rPET supplier CarbonLITE with the latter due to expand its US production by building a third recycling facility in Nestlé Waters’ local bottling... Read More
16 Nov 2018
--- Shelf-appeal and consumer engagement are increasingly significant drivers in metal can design. Although consumers are drinking less soda, other can markets are emerging and expanding, notably craft beer and canned water,... Read More
12 Nov 2018
--- Creators of the Karma Push Cap Technology, Karma, have formed a collaboration with Aptar Food + Beverage, a global specialist in dispensing, sealing and active packaging solutions, to deliver instant-mix technology to a... Read More
31 Oct 2018
--- Berlin start-up, share, has become the first beverage producer in Germany to sell its water in PET bottles made of 100 percent recyclate. The company has said that in 2019 it wants to fill water into approximately a million... Read More
29 Oct 2018
--- In a further plastic packaging pledge, PepsiCo will aim to have its packaging consist of 25 percent recycled plastic content by 2025 as part of its sustainable plastics vision. The goal includes an aim specific to PET... Read More
18 Oct 2018
--- Population growth, enhanced connectivity and demand for sustainability are all key market dynamics motivating Tetra Pak’s trend predictions. At the company’s recent event, Inside Tetra Pak, held in Lund, Sweden,... Read More
03 Oct 2018
--- The Coca-Cola Company has launched a new vending machine concept in China where consumers can purchase beverages, as well as return and recycle used bottles and cans, marking the first concept equipment to combine beverage... Read More
02 Oct 2018
--- Australian beverages manufacturer Coca-Cola Amatil has committed to making 100 percent of its Australian packaging recyclable by 2025, including all bottles, cans, plastic wrap, glass and cardboard. The... Read More
05 Sep 2018
--- PepsiCo has announced ambitions to achieve 50 percent recycled plastic (rPET) in its bottles by 2030 across the European Union (EU), with an interim target of 45 percent by 2025. The move will see the multinational food,... Read More
28 Aug 2018
--- DS Smith’s plastics division, Rapak, has created a new Bag-In-Box solution with an easy-to-use tap system, longer shelf-life and stockability credentials. The new packaging is the result of a collaboration between UK... Read More
27 Aug 2018
--- The Sidel StarLite family of bottle base solutions is expanding with the StarLite UltraLight for Carbonated Soft Drinks (CSD) which offers an even lighter bottle than existing options on the market. The new UltraLight CSD... Read More
22 Aug 2018
--- Eco-friendly bottled water brand JUST has launched in the UK across 800 Boots stores and all Whole Foods Market locations as the first step in a major global expansion. The move comes in response to growing consumer demand... Read More