29 Jul 2021
--- The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has published a members survey revealing 60 percent of plastics companies have staff absent due to being “pinged” by the NHS COVID-19 app, with an average of 7 percent of... Read More
28 Jul 2021
--- Metaspectral has been awarded a CA$300,000 (US$239,000) grant by the CleanBC Plastics Action Fund in Canada to support its development of AI-powered technology for sorting plastics automatically to enhance recycling. The... Read More
20 Jul 2021
--- Packaging data specialist Ecoveritas is launching a sophisticated online analysis and reporting tool called Ecoview later this month for brands and retailers requiring a detailed breakdown of their packaging supply chain.... Read More
12 Jul 2021
--- A new paper published by the American Chemical Society is calling for “meaningful action” on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to attenuate the “systematic failures” of US chemical... Read More
05 Jul 2021
--- European Plastics Converters (EuPC) is warning the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive’s (SUPD) legislative processes are creating “an unprecedented fragmentation among EU Member States.” The Directive came... Read More
02 Jul 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Graphic Packaging International unveiled a dual-ovenable paperboard tray as part of its award-winning PaperSeal tray range. Also, Ardagh produced a reusable jar for Zentis’ NaturRein brand... 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
20 Nov 2020
--- The COVID-19 pandemic has stunted tourism in Italy, so Ferrero has brought Italy to Nutella enthusiasts instead. In partnership with the Italian national tourism agency (ENIT), Ferrero has launched 30 limited edition Nutella... Read More
13 Aug 2020
--- Plant-based nutrition leader Upfield will introduce on-pack carbon labeling on 100 million packs of its spreads, margarines, butters and creams by the end of 2021. The carbon labels are designed to inform consumers about the... Read More
11 May 2020
--- German jam brand Garten Freund by Schwartau welcomes the spring season with a new special edition packaging design, depicting regional fruit, flowers and butterflies, created by design agency Hajok. Containing a packet of... Read More
06 Dec 2019
--- German top-loading packaging machine specialist Schubert has supplied spicy spread producer NOA with a compact, high-performance TLM system in which each cup is individually and gently drawn in and always held horizontal.... Read More
08 Mar 2019
--- Tetra Pak has taken one of its classic carton packs and redesigned its dimensions to launch the Tetra Classic Aseptic 65ml Cube packaging, touted as an efficient packaging solution for dairy, juice and liquid food. The... Read More
16 Apr 2018
--- IPL Plastics Ltd is launching two new sizes of containers for the food industry that are both tamper evident and IML capable, for products such as soup, sauce, dips and gravy in the UK and Europe. Complementing its existing... Read More
16 Oct 2017
--- Litehouse, Inc, a 100 percent employee-owned company and the number-one Refrigerated Salad Dressing brand in the US and Canada, is brightening up refrigerated produce shelves with a refreshed packaging design for its core... Read More
07 Sep 2017
--- More and more consumers are looking for transparency in their food. Tribe, a national leading hummus brand, proudly announces a commitment to Clean Label by re-launching the brand’s entire Tribe product portfolio with... Read More
25 Aug 2017
--- RPC Superfos’s CombiPac® tub is being used to pack a new range from the UK’s favorite butter and spreadable brand. The line extension for Lurpak Spreadables offers tasty new infusions, but the pack retains... Read More
04 Mar 2016
--- For its line of 100% plant-based "Brotzeit" spreads, Tartex uses specially designed PermaSafe® packaging by Sonoco.
20 Nov 2013
--- The predecessor of the HC EV 29/21 Hinge Closure was launched successfully for premium edible oil some years ago. That closure typically fitted two types of bottle material – glass and PET – and therefore enabled... Read More
17 May 2013
--- Wyke Farms, the UK’s largest independent cheese producer and milk processor, announce that their Salted and Unsalted Butter will now be available in the re-branded Wyke Farms’ new packaging. The Butters are now... Read More
08 Jun 2012
--- Aptar introduces the new DOLCE closure with less weight and the double tamper evidence system: for a greener environment and increased product integrity.