soft drinks

03 Aug 2020
--- ZenWTR has launched a fully post-consumer recycled PET (rPET) water bottle. The new eco-centric packaging uses 75 percent less energy than virgin plastic and reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 71 percent, compared to virgin... Read More
30 Jul 2020
--- Germany-headquartered supplier of filling and packaging systems KHS has been awarded the contract for the new PET line of Uganda’s Rwenzori Bottling Company. In addition to KHS’ Innoket Neo labeler, the supplier... Read More
30 Jul 2020
--- Germany-based Faller Packaging has assisted start-up iuvas with the packaging design of its new sippa drinking aid for eldery and physically disabled people. Providing comfortable and safe help for those requiring drinking... Read More
29 Jul 2020
--- While experimenting with new flavor profiles in its recently unveiled limited edition product line, Spanish beer brand Siesta Brewing Co incorporated “wild, sacred, imaginary and funny” imagery within its canned... Read More
28 Jul 2020
--- Wellness brand Liquid I.V. has taken an eco-friendly stride by launching its clean electrolyte drink mixes in a recycled PET (rPET) carton, featuring compostable hydration sticks inside. The company’s products are... Read More
27 Jul 2020
--- Prominent campaigns on plastic waste and climate change have led many consumers to reconsider the environmental impact of packaged products. Brands are under increasing pressure to respond to demand for more... Read More
23 Jul 2020
--- CG Roxane, the privately held, family-owned and operated maker of Crystal Geyser Alpine Spring Water, has unveiled a mechanically recycled PET (rPET) processing plant in San Bernardino, CA, US – the first of its kind... Read More
23 Jul 2020
--- Norwegian aluminum company Hydro is set to help Hungary-based Hell Energy produce its soft drink cans with its end-of-life recycled aluminum cans Hydro CIRCAL. Containing a certified content of 75 percent or more recycled... Read More
22 Jul 2020
--- Environmental sustainability has become a key product differentiator in the packaged water industry. Conventional plastic bottles are a symbol of the global plastic pollution problem and the rising tide of public... Read More
17 Jul 2020
--- Nestlé Waters North America (NWNA) has announced that three more of its US domestic still water brands have converted their bottles to 100 percent recycled PET (rPET). The Ozarka, Deer Park and Zephyrhills natural... Read More
16 Jul 2020
--- Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP), the world’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler, has announced funding for CuRe Technology – a recycling startup that aims to provide a new lease of life for difficult to... Read More
16 Jul 2020
--- Canpack has unveiled plans to construct its first US-based state-of-the-art aluminum beverage can body and ends manufacturing plant. The European metal packaging leader will also build a North American Center of Excellence... Read More
08 Jul 2020
--- US-based Ninja Melk has launched its energy drinks on the European market packaged in Ardagh’s 250 ml slim cans. The carbonated milk blend says it has overcome the coronavirus pandemic’s adverse effect on the... Read More
06 Jul 2020
--- A multi-stakeholder platform connecting the European glass packaging ecosystem has launched with the ambition to achieve 90 percent glass collection by 2030. The move comes as efforts to consolidate the European Circular... Read More
01 Jul 2020
--- The KHS Group has unveiled a tray packer technology that enables cans of food and beverages to be wrapped in paper. The tried-and-tested Innopack Kisters tray packer provides an alternative to hard-to-recycle shrink film or... Read More
24 Jun 2020
--- To preserve the active ingredients in premixed vitamin waters, US-based Karma Water has employed cap technology that releases the nutrients in the drinks moments before consumption. Karma Cap ensures that the nutritional... Read More
23 Jun 2020
--- Tetra Pak has launched a “first-of-its-kind” low-energy processing line for juice, nectar and still drinks (JNSD) designed for raising efficiency in beverage processing. The system involves a unique combination... Read More
22 Jun 2020
--- Legend Of Baikal is moving into unprecedented waters by partnering with Ball Corporation, who will provide the Russian brand’s naturally sourced water with aluminum cans and lids. The 330 ml Legend of Baikal Water cans... Read More
22 Jun 2020
--- PepsiCo is expanding its SodaStream brand into away-from-home channels with the introduction of SodaStream Professional, marketed as an eco-friendly hydration platform. Following a pilot, the mobile-enabled platform will... Read More
18 Jun 2020
--- SIG’s fully recyclable 6 mm paper straw for aseptic carton packs is being launched for the first time in Europe by French retailer chain Intermarché. The supermarket will be offering the Paquito, Look and top... Read More