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Paper; the people's choice
30 June, 2020
Results of a new European survey reveal that paper-based packaging...
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StormBrands 30 June, 2020 Jonny Westcar, managing director of StormBrands global branding and creative agency spoke with Matthew Rogerson about the current market changes and trends that are developing...

Subject to requirements 15 June, 2020 Pharmaceutical materials each have unique packaging requirements, and there are also a number of processes and systems to consider that can help to minimise delays and ensure...

Packaging Europe: susceptible, but not immune, to coronavirus disruptions 15 June, 2020 The packaging sector in Europe has overall low exposure to the coronavirus
pandemic, but some companies are more vulnerable than others. Some non-paper packaging manufacturers...

LX610e Pro & LX600e: the new dream team for the production of short runs of high-quality labels 08 June, 2020 DTM Print, international OEM and solution provider for specialty printing systems, recently announced the EMEA sales start of the two newest colour label printers of US...

A shot in the arm 02 June, 2020 Packaging Today presents edited extracts from ‘Auto-injector assembly: flexible and scalable production is key’, a case study showcasing Syntegon Technology’s rotating rectifier...

The next chapter is closed 02 June, 2020 In packaging, the hardest-working element are the closures. Protecting the contents from the outside, the outside from the contents and the structural integrity of the packaging is...

Get me the low-down 19 May, 2020 With the nature of labelling fast-changing, new and more explicit means of conveying information are required to inform an increasingly busy and convenience-focused market. Without...

Pop ‘til you drop 19 May, 2020 The global beverage industry is increasingly focused on health and wellness, with sustainable and beautiful packaging supporting that trend. Emma-Jane Batey speaks to Dash...

Follow the money 05 May, 2020 E-commerce is fast reaching parity with traditional retail models, and it won’t be long before the majority of shopping takes place online. What does this mean for packaging?...

Food security and the coronavirus crisis: A view from Feeding America’s COO 05 May, 2020 Katie Fitzgerald discusses the efforts of Feeding America, a national hunger-relief organization, to obtain and distribute food amid the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

New Circular Economy Action Plan 2.0 A New Wave of Sustainability Requirements 21 April, 2020 On 11 March 2020, the European Commission (EC) published its long-awaited new Circular
Economy Action Plan 2.0 (Action Plan), which constitutes one of the main building blocks of...

How consumer-goods companies can prepare for the next normal 21 April, 2020 Consumer-packaged-goods manufacturers must anticipate changes in consumer behavior and set up plan-ahead teams to guide and accelerate decision making. By Raphael Buck, Tracy...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Executive Briefing - GlobalData 07 April, 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Executive Briefing - GlobalData
Understand the COVID-19 outbreak, its impact on the global economy, and initial implications for specific sectors.

Building an e-commerce business: Lessons on moving fast 06 April, 2020 With consumers moving online in reaction to coronavirus restrictions,
companies will need to learn how to launch new e-commerce
businesses quickly.

Accelerating plastic recovery in the United States 23 March, 2020 Plastic waste is a critical issue of our time. Effecting change will
require an integrated approach.

by Thomas Hundertmark, Manuel Prieto, Andrew Ryba, Theo Jan...

The drive toward sustainability in packaging—beyond the quick wins 23 March, 2020 David Feber, Daniel Nordigården, Anna Granskog, Suku Ponkshe, and Peter Berg
Can system-level approaches, including collaboration along the value chain, make our approach...

Huhtamaki 2020 Packaging Trends 10 March, 2020 Take a booming £21bn food-to-go market (FTG), a thriving £8.4bn home delivery sector, add to it a frothy £4.5bn in branded coffee shop sales and throw in a cool £3.9bn in chilled...

McKinsey and Company ; Opportunities in Packaging interview series 10 March, 2020 An interview with Sealed Air’s president and CEO, Ted Doheny.

Since 1960, Sealed Air has prospered by bringing innovation to the packaging industry, including Cryovac...

Sustainable innovations 25 February, 2020 The latest packaging solutions and technologies will take centre stage at Packaging Innovations 2020 when it returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 and 27 February. The two-day event...


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