printing & pre-press

26 Nov 2020
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this daily news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you... Read More
24 Nov 2020
--- Switzerland-based packaging equipment manufacturer Markem Imaje is releasing a thermochromic ink for food packaging, which the company says offers a more noticeable color change to indicate proper sterilization of food... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- Third Aurora, the Australian tech start-up behind the Winerytale augmented reality (AR) wine platform, is introducing a similar technology enabling smartphone cameras to scan packaging and project virtual content. The AR... Read More
12 Nov 2020
--- Certain colors, using verbs over nouns and demographic-specific vocabulary can all make on-pack health claims more convincing for consumers.
09 Nov 2020
--- Yeo Valley Organic is unveiling connected packaging across all products as part of its new “Put Nature First” brand platform. The British family-owned dairy company is harnessing IoT agency SharpEnd’s... Read More
06 Nov 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Symrise stopped using plastic cups at its corporate headquarters in Holzminden, Germany. The flavor and fragrance giant is switching to cardboard cups for tasting flavoring ingredients. ACE, the... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Siegwerk, a leading global provider of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, joined the HolyGrail 2.0 recycling initiative. This smart technology could revolutionize the sorting of... Read More
09 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, leading bioplastic producer Danimer Scientific went public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), combining with Live Oak Acquisition special purpose acquisition company. Aldi supermarket... Read More
02 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Danone natural spring water brand evian added fully recycled PET (rPET) bottles to its European range. UK compostable packaging specialist Sirane launched a fast-food range of susceptor packs... Read More
25 Sep 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Amcor secured pre-qualification to carry How2Recycle’s store drop-off label on its AmPrima PE Plus heat resistant portfolio. A Viridor-YouGov UK poll detailed how consumers are increasingly... Read More
23 Sep 2020
--- Mondi UFP has bolstered its position in the luxury packaging market with a 31 color expansion to its premium graphic paper Pergraphica line in partnership with Adobe Stock, and niche grass paper launches.
18 Sep 2020
--- In packaging news this week, CEFLEX, the collaborative initiative of a European consortium of companies representing the entire value chain of flexible packaging, strongly recommended transitioning flexible packaging to... Read More
09 Sep 2020
--- PepsiCo is trialling products encoded with invisible digital watermarks for more effective recycling. The technology is pegged as the “holy grail” that will make mechanical sorting more efficient.
07 Sep 2020
--- Printing and converting equipment company Bobst continues its path of digital connectivity in the packaging industry with the launch of two connected technology solutions, die-cutter MASTERCUT 106 PER and digital recipe... Read More
21 Aug 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Heineken UK replaced the plastic ring on its multipack cans with cardboard alternatives, while Ardagh’s 16 oz cans featured in Adrenaline Shoc’s latest “performance... Read More
21 Aug 2020
--- Packaging design is integral to product differentiation in an ocean of supermarket abundance, piquing consumers’ curiosity and convincing them to make a purchase – all within a matter of seconds. These visual... Read More
13 Aug 2020
--- Flint Group Packaging Inks has unveiled TerraCode, a water-based ink and coating range for paper and board packaging applications. TerraCode is available in three variations – Bio, Hybrid and Balance – which are... Read More
13 Aug 2020
--- Austrian-headquartered Teufelberger has developed a new 5 mm strapping solution for the printing and packaging industry, as well as the mailing and logistics industry. The TEWE SoPRIM strapping solution is easy to operate... Read More
07 Aug 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Indian packaging giant Uflex launched a moisture-resistant paper-based tube pack that reduces plastic dependency by 50-70 percent across a range of oral care and cosmetic applications. Also,... Read More
06 Aug 2020
--- Mondi Group has issued its H1 results flagging a dip in revenue from the same period last year. This was attributed to lower average selling prices across its key paper grades, offsetting good volume growth in Corrugated... Read More