sugar & sweeteners

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
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 Apr 2021
--- Just as the Easter holiday celebrates rebirth, Aldi, Waitrose and Mondelēz International are bringing their respective holiday-themed packaging more in line with the circular economy. PackagingInsights investigates how the... Read More
22 Mar 2018
--- In response to the Orb study that unveiled high levels of microplastics in bottled water, one of the manufactures in question, Coca-Cola, is launching a study investigating the claims. the research – conducted at the... Read More
14 Apr 2016
--- In celebration of Earth Month, Wholesome! is announcing its latest sustainable and eco-friendly packaging initiatives.
15 Apr 2015
--- Iconic British sweet manufacturer, Swizzels has transformed the packaging of its best-selling Loadsa share bag range.
08 Dec 2014
--- Procacci Brothers Sales Corporation has unveiled new Sesame Street-themed packaging for their popular Santa Sweets authentic grape tomatoes.
07 Nov 2014
--- Products that display front-of-pack ‘health’ symbols do not have better nutrient profiles than those that do not, a study has suggested.
19 Feb 2014
--- Breitsamer + Ulrich GmbH & Co KG from Munich are among the leading honey bottlers in Europe. Their products combine tradition and quality and are sold in glass as well as in plastic packaging.
26 June 2013
--- In a first for the carton packaging industry, Tetra Pak, the world leader in food processing and packaging solutions, has announced that it plans to sign an agreement with Braskem, the largest thermoplastic resins producer... Read More
29 Nov 2012
--- Vegware’s sugar sticks replace the PE lining with a plant-based heat-sealable coating. That means that after use, Vegware’s sugar sticks can be recycled either with dry paper, or composted with food waste.
25 Sep 2012
--- Currently, retailers use different criteria to convert nutritional information into traffic lights, which prevents shoppers making clear comparisons between products. As a result, foods which have similar nutritional... Read More
14 Sep 2012
--- The redesign also includes an updated, modernized logo and a new equivalency icon that illustrates how Zulka is a perfect cup-for-cup replacement for refined white sugar.
18 May 2012
--- At Hispack, the largest packaging exhibition in Spain, two FibreForm based products won distinguished awards within the food and beverage categories. One was a three-dimensional pack for candy and the other a creative box... Read More
19 Dec 2011
--- The ethanol used to make Green PE is made from sugarcane produced in Brazil. The renewable resource ratio per product can reach up to 100%, depending on the application.
02 Dec 2011
--- Sweet Freedom- the only natural sweetener made 100% from fruit – has unveiled a new bespoke bottle and labelling for 2012 to highlight the products versatility and uses from sweetening, drizzling, spreading and baking.
16 Nov 2011
--- This design was driven by the ability to have a ziplock closure on a pouch that mimics a box or a carton.
08 Nov 2011
--- The BOBST-designed unit can be added to Bobst Visionfold, Expertfold, Ambition or Media folder-gluers, and until its arrival on the market, capacity folded products required the use of off-line equipment.
03 Oct 2011
--- Zipbox is a poly-coated paperboard carton incorporating an attached flexible film header containing a ZIP-PAK Press-to-Close solution.
23 Sep 2011
--- The package follows the Aleluya aesthetics, illustrating strong product connotation. Its ergonomic shape allows for ease of use.