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May 2018

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Countdown to the UK’s leading production line event begins
25 May 2018 The PPMA Show to celebrate its 30th anniversary at the NEC Birmingham...

Northumberland school boasts benefits of better recycling
23 May 2018 Wooler First School finished first in a national competition to win...

Unilever joins the On-Pack Recycling Label to provide consistent recycling guidance on its products in the UK
23 May 2018 Unilever UK today announced its membership of the On-Pack Recycling...

PMMI U sponsors PackML Workshop at 2018 Automation Conference
22 May 2018 PMMI U demonstrates commitment to industry-wide education.

LGR Packaging innovates for e-commerce with an “all-inclusive” pack
22 May 2018 Specialist in offset printed cardboard packaging, LGR Packaging is one of...

The Label Makers embodies Snowdonia spirit
21 May 2018 Following the successful origination of the first double-sided back...

Introducing the first deep dive into the BillerudKorsnäs Consumer Panel: Packaging Sustainability for Helpful Brands
16 May 2018 The BillerudKorsnäs deep dive Packaging Sustainability for Helpful...

LPR announced as finalists in the Grocer Gold Awards 2018
16 May 2018 Leading European pallet pooling expert, LPR, has been named as a finalist...

Inaugural ADF&PCD Shanghai 2018 attracted top beauty, perfume and personal care brands
11 May 2018 Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson, Coty, Chanel, Beiersdorf,...

Smurfit Kappa’s packaging innovation recognised in WorldStar Awards
11 May 2018 Smurfit Kappa has won awards for innovative automotive and Point of...

Carter Wong revamp for British craft beer is just the ticket
10 May 2018 British craft beer brand TicketyBrew has unveiled a refreshed identity...

Unilever: A good start with strong volume growth in first quarter
10 May 2018 Unilever has announced its results for the first quarter of 2018, which...

BCF and BASA seminar helps industry prepare for Brexit at the halfway mark
09 May 2018 In April, the British Coatings Federation (BCF) and the British Adhesives...

Chewing over a sticky problem
09 May 2018 The sight of a gloved caretaker struggling to remove discarded gum gave...

Parker Williams designs branding and packaging for new Love Hemp bottled spring water
08 May 2018 Parker Williams has created the new identity for Love Hemp Water, the...

Edinburgh Gin partners with world famous Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh to launch exclusive 1670 gin
08 May 2018 Edinburgh Gin and the world renowned Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh...

April 2018

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Lasertryk invests in two HP Indigo 12000 digital presses for same-day delivery
30 April 2018 Lasertryk, a Denmark-based printer and service provider, has...

New salted caramel seeds set to shake up Waitrose shelves
30 April 2018 Munchy Seeds, a leading producer of sweet and savoury roasted seeds,...

New mission-led investment venture to support Scotland's social entrepreneurs
27 April 2018 A new mission-led investment venture aimed at stimulating...

Apeal welcomes formal adoption by European Parliament of the circular economy package
27 April 2018 APEAL (the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging)...

FEAD welcomes progress made toward transition to a circular economy
23 April 2018 Following the adoption by the European Parliament of the final agreement...

A Plastic Planet responds to Costa Coffee recycling announcement
23 April 2018 The UK's biggest coffee chain Costa Coffee has said it will recycle as...

IPL Plastics Ltd introduces new range of tamper evident and IML capable food containers
20 April 2018 Leading manufacturer of plastic products, IPL Plastics Ltd is launching...

P&G announces new environmental sustainability goals focused on enabling and inspiring positive impact in the world
20 April 2018 Ambition 2030 goals span brands, supply chain, society and P&G employees.

March 2018

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WRAP press release - Businesses commit to Water Ambition to cut environmental cost of food & drink
26 March 2018 WRAP press release - Businesses commit to Water Ambition to cut...

AB InBev launches 2025 Sustainability Goals and 100+ Accelerator to advance local innovations for pressing global challenges
26 March 2018 AB InBev launches 2025 Sustainability Goals and 100+ Accelerator to...

Consumer Lifestyles in 2017: Global Survey Results
26 March 2018 Consumer Lifestyles in 2017: Global Survey Results

Pentawards Introduces the NXT-GEN Award for Student Designers of the Future
26 March 2018 Pentawards Introduces the NXT-GEN Award for Student Designers of the Future

L'Oréal acquires ModiFace further expanding its worldwide expertise in beauty tech
26 March 2018 L'Oréal acquires ModiFace further expanding its worldwide expertise in...

Statement from BPF Recycling Group Chairman
26 March 2018 Statement from BPF Recycling Group Chairman

PRESSURE IS ON RE LATTE LEVY SAYS LEADING CUP MANUFACTURER
26 March 2018 PRESSURE IS ON RE LATTE LEVY SAYS LEADING CUP MANUFACTURER

SIG and Amcor push responsible Aluminium sourcing
26 March 2018 SIG and Amcor push responsible Aluminium sourcing

Anuga FoodTec - Functionalisation and stabilisation of ingredients: Innovative methods provide effective protection
26 March 2018 Anuga FoodTec - Functionalisation and stabilisation of...

More winemakers turn to aluminium closures
26 March 2018 More winemakers turn to aluminium closures

New Lightweight Bottle Design for Tiche's Nymph
26 March 2018 New Lightweight Bottle Design for Tiche's Nymph

Denomination sweeps the board at the Drinks International Wine Design 2018 awards
12 March 2018 Denomination sweeps the board at the Drinks International Wine Design...

Lateral thinking inspires cross-category innovation in packaging, says GlobalData
12 March 2018 Lateral thinking inspires cross-category innovation in packaging,...

New Report Shows More FMCG Companies Partnering with Communities to Address Local Health and Wellness Challenges
12 March 2018 New Report Shows More FMCG Companies Partnering with Communities to...

Consumer demand and legislation driving issues addressed by inaugural Industrial Pack conference program
12 March 2018 Consumer demand and legislation driving issues addressed by...

Inter Parfums, Inc. and GUESS, Inc. sign an exclusive fragrance license agreement
12 March 2018 Inter Parfums, Inc. and GUESS, Inc. sign an exclusive fragrance...

Dalehead Foods unveils ground breaking recyclable packaging for the fresh market
09 March 2018 Dalehead Foods unveils ground breaking recyclable packaging for the fresh market

Research from Smithers Pira and Pro Carton suggests true packaging sustainability is at risk
09 March 2018 Research from Smithers Pira and Pro Carton suggests true...

i2r Packaging Solutions boosts production with ongoing investments
09 March 2018 i2r Packaging Solutions boosts production with ongoing investments

SAICA Pack scoops four Gold wins at the Starpack 2018 Awards
07 March 2018 SAICA Pack scoops four Gold wins at the Starpack 2018 Awards

February 2018

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Ten Reasons to Attend UK’s Largest Packaging Event
27 February 2018 Ten Reasons to Attend UK’s Largest Packaging Event

Innovation at the Forefront of UK’s Largest Packaging Show
23 February 2018 Innovation at the Forefront of UK’s Largest Packaging Show

FEAD/Press release/Private waste and resource management industry welcomes the newly proposed rules on VAT
15 February 2018 FEAD/Press release/Private waste and resource management industry...

COCA-COLA EUROPEAN PARTNERS MAKES ITS MOVE INTO PLANT-BASED DRINKS WITH ADEZ
15 February 2018 COCA-COLA EUROPEAN PARTNERS MAKES ITS MOVE INTO PLANT-BASED DRINKS WITH ADEZ

Robot Food drags frozen food out of the ice age with new brand Gourmade
15 February 2018 Robot Food drags frozen food out of the ice age with new brand Gourmade

MINERAL OIL MIGRATION
15 February 2018 MINERAL OIL MIGRATION

Leading Retailers Join the UK’s Big Plastics Debate
15 February 2018 Leading Retailers Join the UK’s Big Plastics Debate

New Research Highlights Personalised Packaging Trends
09 February 2018 New Research Highlights Personalised Packaging Trends

BARRICOTE Barrier Papers: Successful Hygiene Certification at Mitsubishi HiTec Paper
09 February 2018 BARRICOTE Barrier Papers: Successful Hygiene Certification at...

Flex Films launches all new high barrier metallized film
05 February 2018 Flex Films launches all new high barrier metallized film

January 2018

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Global Brands Take Centre Stage at UK’s Largest Packaging Show
29 January 2018 Global Brands Take Centre Stage at UK’s Largest Packaging Show

Unilever calls for accelerated industry action on packaging waste
29 January 2018 Unilever calls for accelerated industry action on packaging waste

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation awards VTT for a bio-based packaging solution that reduces the use of plastics
29 January 2018 The Ellen MacArthur Foundation awards VTT for a bio-based packaging...

727 FOOD AND DRINK ACQUISITIONS IN 2017
29 January 2018 727 FOOD AND DRINK ACQUISITIONS IN 2017

Global Circularity Report Reveals Our World is Only 9% Circular
29 January 2018 Global Circularity Report Reveals Our World is Only 9% Circular

CRANSWICK PLC. LAUNCH CAMPAIGN TO BECOME THE FIRST BRITISH FOOD MANUFACTURER TO CUT OUT AVOIDABLE PLASTIC WASTE BY 2025
29 January 2018 CRANSWICK PLC. LAUNCH CAMPAIGN TO BECOME THE FIRST BRITISH FOOD...

STATEMENT BY THE IK INDUSTRIEVEREINIGUNG KUNSTSTOFFVERPACKUNGEN ON THE EU PLASTICS STRATEGY
29 January 2018 STATEMENT BY THE IK INDUSTRIEVEREINIGUNG KUNSTSTOFFVERPACKUNGEN ON THE...

Mondelez International Continues to Protect Ghana Forests – Brings Together New Partnership
29 January 2018 Mondelēz International Continues to Protect Ghana Forests – Brings...

EUBP WELCOMES WORLD'S FIRST PLASTICS STRATEGY
29 January 2018 EUBP WELCOMES WORLD'S FIRST PLASTICS STRATEGY

Shiseido Acquires Breakthrough Technology From Olivo Laboratories
26 January 2018 Shiseido Acquires Breakthrough Technology From Olivo Laboratories

Global packaging services market to reach $50 billion in 2023
25 January 2018 Global packaging services market to reach $50 billion in 2023

How health and wellness is driving sales growth in the food and beauty markets
25 January 2018 How health and wellness is driving sales growth in the food and beauty markets

FENTIMANS DRINKS HAS REINVIGORATED ITS RANGE WITH NEW PACKAGING DESIGN
25 January 2018 FENTIMANS DRINKS HAS REINVIGORATED ITS RANGE WITH NEW PACKAGING DESIGN

Brandon helps consumers get a good night’s sleep with concept for biscuit brand Moon Dipz
25 January 2018 Brandon helps consumers get a good night’s sleep with concept for...

German plastic packaging manufacturers start 2018 very optimistic
25 January 2018 German plastic packaging manufacturers start 2018 very optimistic

MidOcean Partners Acquires BH Cosmetics, a Leading Color Cosmetics Brand
25 January 2018 MidOcean Partners Acquires BH Cosmetics, a Leading Color Cosmetics Brand

Ball launches smallest can format to date
25 January 2018 Ball launches smallest can format to date

Henkel closes acquisition of Zotos International
25 January 2018 Henkel closes acquisition of Zotos International

Selinko launches the fastest way to buy securely in one tap.
25 January 2018 Selinko launches the fastest way to buy securely in one tap.

Bosch to acquire stake in HERE
25 January 2018 Bosch to acquire stake in HERE

Easyfairs UK & Global appoints Josh Brooks to drive growth in global packaging portfolio
08 January 2018 Easyfairs UK & Global appoints Josh Brooks to drive growth in...

The Pentawards Conference and Winner’s Exhibit Comes to China
08 January 2018 The Pentawards Conference and Winner’s Exhibit Comes to China

December 2017

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Aerosol Cans Market worth 80.94 Billion USD by 2021
18 December 2017 Aerosol Cans Market worth 80.94 Billion USD by 2021

Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021
18 December 2017 Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021

Schwan's Company Establishes New Private-Label & Contract-Packing Business
18 December 2017 Schwan's Company Establishes New Private-Label & Contract-Packing Business

Here Design raises the bar with new brand identity for innovative prison coffee roastery Redemption Roasters
18 December 2017 Here Design raises the bar with new brand identity for innovative...

THE WORLD PLASTICS COUNCIL WELCOMES NEW UN RESOLUTION ON MARINE LITTER
18 December 2017 THE WORLD PLASTICS COUNCIL WELCOMES NEW UN RESOLUTION ON MARINE LITTER

Courtauld 2025 Year One: setting the foundations for change
15 December 2017 Courtauld 2025 Year One: setting the foundations for change

Startup brand Cantina launches Argentinian chimichurri sauce with design by OurCreative.
15 December 2017 Startup brand Cantina launches Argentinian chimichurri sauce with design...

itsu Picks HAVI SIX500 Packaging for New Hot Gyoza Range
15 December 2017 itsu Picks HAVI SIX500 Packaging for New Hot Gyoza Range

Webb deVlam captures the spirit of Angola with new beer brand Luandina
15 December 2017 Webb deVlam captures the spirit of Angola with new beer brand Luandina

SAICA PACK CELEBRATES 12 MONTHS OF SUCCESS AT THATCHAM INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP.
15 December 2017 SAICA PACK CELEBRATES 12 MONTHS OF SUCCESS AT THATCHAM INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP.

Product recall risks growing in size and number, as technology drives new triggers, warns Allianz
14 December 2017 Product recall risks growing in size and number, as technology drives...

SIDEL PARTNERS COCA-COLA IN DEVELOPING NEW DESIGN FOR FANTA BOTTLE IN PET
14 December 2017 SIDEL PARTNERS COCA-COLA IN DEVELOPING NEW DESIGN FOR FANTA BOTTLE IN PET

WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE
05 December 2017 WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE

Aluminium drinks cans are most recycled drinks container in the world
05 December 2017 Aluminium drinks cans are most recycled drinks container in the world

BALL COLLABORATES WITH PERRIER TO CREATE STUNNING LIMITED EDITION CAN IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CUBAN ARTIST, JUAN TRAVIESO
04 December 2017 BALL COLLABORATES WITH PERRIER TO CREATE STUNNING LIMITED EDITION CAN...

PET on the Rise: Ceresana Analyzes the European Market for Rigid Plastic Containers
04 December 2017 PET on the Rise: Ceresana Analyzes the European Market for Rigid...

Acquisition of Limoni and La Gardenia completed - Douglas becomes a leading player in the Italian beauty sector
04 December 2017 Acquisition of Limoni and La Gardenia completed - Douglas becomes a...

PLASTICO LAUNCHES THE UK's FIRST ‘CLOSED LOOP' COMPLIANT PLASTIC CUP
04 December 2017 PLASTICO LAUNCHES THE UK's FIRST ‘CLOSED LOOP' COMPLIANT PLASTIC CUP

NEW WEST BERKSHIRE BREWERY IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS
04 December 2017 NEW WEST BERKSHIRE BREWERY IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Putting the business case to the test
04 December 2017 Putting the business case to the test

November 2017

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WRAP calls time on confusing date labels and introduces the little blue fridge
29 November 2017 WRAP calls time on confusing date labels and introduces the little blue fridge

Glenfiddich turns to metal as single malt market blooms
20 November 2017 Glenfiddich turns to metal as single malt market blooms

Canned craft beer sales on the rise in the UK, reveals latest Nielsen research
20 November 2017 Canned craft beer sales on the rise in the UK, reveals latest Nielsen research

Coca-Cola’s refillable trial could inspire change in plastic bottle habits, says GlobalData
20 November 2017 Coca-Cola’s refillable trial could inspire change in plastic bottle...

Harris Interactive launches PackTest Express to create faster and more cost-effective package testing
17 November 2017 Harris Interactive launches PackTest Express to create faster and...

GLOBAL ECONOMY 'HEADING TOWARDS GOLDEN AGE OF MATERIALS'
17 November 2017 GLOBAL ECONOMY 'HEADING TOWARDS GOLDEN AGE OF MATERIALS'

Keep healthy in the run-up to Christmas: Haus Rabenhorst has launched a juice-filled Advent calendar with Thimm Display
17 November 2017 Keep healthy in the run-up to Christmas: Haus Rabenhorst has launched...

Paperboard Packaging Market worth over $240bn by 2024
17 November 2017 Paperboard Packaging Market worth over $240bn by 2024

Stora Enso delivers cloud-based intelligent packaging solutions enabled by Microsoft
17 November 2017 Stora Enso delivers cloud-based intelligent packaging solutions enabled...

FOLKLORE DISTILLERY UNVEIL A TRULY YORKSHIRE MADE GIN, FROM OUTSIDE-IN
17 November 2017 FOLKLORE DISTILLERY UNVEIL A TRULY YORKSHIRE MADE GIN, FROM OUTSIDE-IN

Premium pet food brand Nineteen87 launches with design by OurCreative.
17 November 2017 Premium pet food brand Nineteen87 launches with design by...

Pouch Partners (part of Capri Sun Group) acquires Italian packaging company Porta Imballaggi Flessibili S.p.A. (Porta)
07 November 2017 Pouch Partners (part of Capri Sun Group) acquires Italian packaging...

FWRAP Annual Report
06 November 2017 FWRAP Annual Report

Brandon reveals natural identity and packaging design for new carb-lite, low sugar snack bar range, Atkins Harvest
06 November 2017 Brandon reveals natural identity and packaging design for new carb-lite,...

Ballantine’s Launches Single Malt Series with Design by Nude Brand Creation
06 November 2017 Ballantine’s Launches Single Malt Series with Design by Nude Brand Creation

Homepride Kids new range design
06 November 2017 Homepride Kids new range design

Who won the Designer, Brand & Agency of the Year awards?
03 November 2017 Who won the Designer, Brand & Agency of the Year awards?

Lorax launches global bottle deposit scheme compliance service
03 November 2017 Lorax launches global bottle deposit scheme compliance service

Brand identity and packaging design agency Hornall Anderson UK rebrands as OurCreative.
03 November 2017 Brand identity and packaging design agency Hornall Anderson UK rebrands...

New Tetra Pak package opens up ice cream opportunity for liquid dairy producers
03 November 2017 New Tetra Pak package opens up ice cream opportunity for liquid dairy producers

Major Healthcare Manufacturer Moves to Induction Sealed Packaging
03 November 2017

October 2017

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Global Retail Ready Packaging Industry Market Research Report 2017
25 October 2017 Global Retail Ready Packaging Industry Market Research Report 2017

Green Home Care Products Gaining Popularity
23 October 2017 Green Home Care Products Gaining Popularity

Anthem Worldwide Refreshes Magners Brand for APAC, Launches Newly Designed Range as well as New Juicy Apple Flavour
23 October 2017 Anthem Worldwide Refreshes Magners Brand for APAC, Launches Newly...

Sports cap takes convenience and safety to a new level
23 October 2017 Sports cap takes convenience and safety to a new level

Biggest PPMA Show for 12 years demonstrates strength of UK manufacturing industry
23 October 2017 Biggest PPMA Show for 12 years demonstrates strength of UK...

Colpac’s packaging solution for Aldi’s Premium Tomato Crop
20 October 2017 Colpac’s packaging solution for Aldi’s Premium Tomato Crop

Hart & Jones design a break with tradition: a new whisky that talks about flavour
20 October 2017 Hart & Jones design a break with tradition: a new whisky that talks...

GOURMET CELEBRATES RECORD HIGH BRAND SALES WITH NEW SUPER PREMIUM PACKAGING DESIGN
17 October 2017 GOURMET CELEBRATES RECORD HIGH BRAND SALES WITH NEW SUPER PREMIUM...

10th OCTOBER EAC INQUIRY INTO DISPOSABLE COFFEE CUPS LAUNCHES
09 October 2017 10th OCTOBER EAC INQUIRY INTO DISPOSABLE COFFEE CUPS LAUNCHES

EU delays approval of recycling processes in food contact applications
09 October 2017 EU delays approval of recycling processes in food contact applications

PB Creative unveils an iconic look for the new Lynx limited-edition range with boxing champion Anthony Joshua
09 October 2017 PB Creative unveils an iconic look for the new Lynx limited-edition...

Schweppes enters next chapter of its 234 year history with biggest ever GB brand investment
09 October 2017 Schweppes enters next chapter of its 234 year history with biggest ever...

Thingstream launches IoT Starter Kit to simplify global IoT connectivity without the need for the internet
09 October 2017 Thingstream launches IoT Starter Kit to simplify global IoT...

Tetra Pak publishes 2017 Sustainability Report in accordance with GRI
09 October 2017 Tetra Pak publishes 2017 Sustainability Report in accordance with GRI

European Clothing Action Plan : New online toolkit sets its designs on changing European fashion for good
09 October 2017 European Clothing Action Plan : New online toolkit sets its designs...

September 2017

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Pentawards 2017 - The Winners Are...
25 September 2017 Pentawards 2017 - The Winners Are...

Companies Commit to Simplify Food Date Labels Worldwide by 2020
25 September 2017 Companies Commit to Simplify Food Date Labels Worldwide by 2020

Rigid Packaging Market revenue will reach $786.1 billion by 2024, says Esticast Research and Consulting
25 September 2017 Rigid Packaging Market revenue will reach $786.1 billion by 2024,...

Silgan Dispensing Systems to reveal new product based on evolving luxury fragrance trends at Luxe Pack Monaco
25 September 2017 Silgan Dispensing Systems to reveal new product based on evolving...

Garçon Wines wins at World Beverage Innovation Awards
22 September 2017 Garçon Wines wins at World Beverage Innovation Awards

SC Johnson Signs Agreement to Acquire Method and Ecover
22 September 2017 SC Johnson Signs Agreement to Acquire Method and Ecover

Eurofins Group acquires DERMATEST Pty Ltd (AUSTRALIA)
22 September 2017 Eurofins Group acquires DERMATEST Pty Ltd (AUSTRALIA)

Valmont Cosmetics Leverages Thinfilm's NFC Solutions to Transform Beauty Products into Consumer Beauty Experiences
22 September 2017 Valmont Cosmetics Leverages Thinfilm's NFC Solutions to Transform...

L'Oréal and Natura have finalised the sale of The Body Shop to Natura
22 September 2017 L'Oréal and Natura have finalised the sale of The Body Shop to Natura

COCA-COLA EUROPEAN PARTNERS RETAINS PLACE ON DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX 2017
22 September 2017 COCA-COLA EUROPEAN PARTNERS RETAINS PLACE ON DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDEX 2017

Private Label Brands stand to gain the most from an Omnichannel strategy
22 September 2017 Private Label Brands stand to gain the most from an Omnichannel strategy

The Who’s Who of the Packaging Industry at London’s Leading Packaging Event
20 September 2017 The Who’s Who of the Packaging Industry at London’s Leading Packaging Event

L'Oréal and Natura have finalised the sale of The Body Shop to Natura
11 September 2017 L'Oréal and Natura have finalised the sale of The Body Shop to Natura

Diet Coke unveils limited-edition can designs to celebrate new on-pack promotion
11 September 2017 Diet Coke unveils limited-edition can designs to celebrate new on-pack promotion

Friends of Glass Encourage Millennials to Get the Glass Recycling Habit
11 September 2017 Friends of Glass Encourage Millennials to Get the Glass Recycling Habit

Organic uses Blockchain technology to take supply chain transparency further this Organic September
11 September 2017 Organic uses Blockchain technology to take supply chain transparency...

Hobgoblin taps into Ardagh’s keg technology
11 September 2017 Hobgoblin taps into Ardagh’s keg technology

New Microwavable Crisps Set To Revolutionise Snack Market
08 September 2017 New Microwavable Crisps Set To Revolutionise Snack Market

Diet Coke goes glam with giveaway promotion
08 September 2017 Diet Coke goes glam with giveaway promotion

Innovation the Focus at London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event
08 September 2017

Show Stopping Features Announced for London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event
06 September 2017 Show Stopping Features Announced for London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

New Partnership Brings Special Conference to Packaging Innovations London
06 September 2017 New Partnership Brings Special Conference to Packaging Innovations London

Packaging Affects the Senses!
06 September 2017 Packaging Affects the Senses!

Vivid & Color-Logic partnership wins Innovation Gallery honour at London Packaging shows
06 September 2017 Vivid & Color-Logic partnership wins Innovation Gallery honour at...

Brands should increasingly target connected ‘Super Leaders’ to thrive in a digital, information-saturated world
06 September 2017 Brands should increasingly target connected ‘Super Leaders’ to thrive in...

August 2017

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Leading names take to stage at Packaging Innovations London
30 August 2017 Carlsberg, Diageo, Coty, M&S, and Just Eat are just some of the major...

EDINBURGH GIN UNVEILS NEW LOOK FOR BESTSELLING FRUIT GIN LIQUEURS
11 August 2017 EDINBURGH GIN UNVEILS NEW LOOK FOR BESTSELLING FRUIT GIN LIQUEURS

ALPLA: Study confirms the excellent carbon footprint of recycled PET
11 August 2017 ALPLA: Study confirms the excellent carbon footprint of recycled PET

Happy (Meal) cows: Arla and McDonald’s celebrate 30-year partnership
11 August 2017 Happy (Meal) cows: Arla and McDonald’s celebrate 30-year partnership

Limited edition Budweiser “Liberty Can” launches to celebrate the freedom of summer
10 August 2017 Limited edition Budweiser “Liberty Can” launches to celebrate the freedom...

PHROOTI Relaunches With New Format & Flavours
10 August 2017 PHROOTI Relaunches With New Format & Flavours

Coca-Cola creates first ever advert made out of 100% recyclable packaging
10 August 2017 Coca-Cola creates first ever advert made out of 100% recyclable packaging

ICE AND EASY LAUNCHES PREMIUM RANGE
10 August 2017 ICE AND EASY LAUNCHES PREMIUM RANGE

FIJI WATER REDESIGNS ENTIRE PORTFOLIO WITH A SLIM AND SLEEK LOOK
10 August 2017 FIJI WATER REDESIGNS ENTIRE PORTFOLIO WITH A SLIM AND SLEEK LOOK

PepsiCo Joins The Recycling Partnership
10 August 2017 PepsiCo Joins The Recycling Partnership

Packaging Redesign from Nature's Finest
09 August 2017 Packaging Redesign from Nature's Finest

Launch of largest deployment of NFC in Wine & Spirits industry
09 August 2017 Launch of largest deployment of NFC in Wine & Spirits industry

Cott Announces Agreement to Sell Its Traditional Beverage Manufacturing Business to Refresco in All-Cash Transaction
09 August 2017 Cott Announces Agreement to Sell Its Traditional Beverage...

Customisation and online connectivity key disruptive forces for packaging to 2027 according to Smithers Pira
09 August 2017 Customisation and online connectivity key disruptive forces for packaging...

St Peter's Brewery Continues To Lead Alcohol-Free Revolution
09 August 2017 St Peter's Brewery Continues To Lead Alcohol-Free Revolution with Launch...

AB InBev Acquires HiBall Energy Drinks, Expands Nonalcoholic Lineup
02 August 2017 AB InBev Acquires HiBall Energy Drinks, Expands Nonalcoholic Lineup

July 2017

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La Colombe and Crown Team Up to Help Consumers Brew the Perfect Cup of Specialty Coffee at Home
24 July 2017 La Colombe and Crown Team Up to Help Consumers Brew the Perfect Cup...

Unilever half-year results show profitable growth ahead of our markets
24 July 2017 Unilever half-year results show profitable growth ahead of our markets

Industrial Cleaning 4.0 – Innovative Solutions for the Beverage Industry
24 July 2017 Industrial Cleaning 4.0 – Innovative Solutions for the Beverage Industry

Helping Brand Owners Navigate the Packaging Material Selection Maze
24 July 2017 Helping Brand Owners Navigate the Packaging Material Selection Maze

BALL TO SHOWCASE LATEST CAN RANGE AND INNOVATIONS AT DRINKTEC
24 July 2017 BALL TO SHOWCASE LATEST CAN RANGE AND INNOVATIONS AT DRINKTEC

European Partners: IK and Elipso intensify cooperation
21 July 2017 European Partners: IK and Elipso intensify cooperation

Church & Dwight to Acquire Waterpik for Approximately $1 Billion
21 July 2017 Church & Dwight to Acquire Waterpik for Approximately $1 Billion

Glenrothes TorQ Closure
21 July 2017 Glenrothes TorQ Closure

Perstorp Capa grades 6500D and 6800D given food contact approval in US
21 July 2017 Perstorp Capa grades 6500D and 6800D given food contact approval in US

Lomza beer presents a premium new glass bottle
21 July 2017 Łomża beer presents a premium new glass bottle

Adnams reveals “First Rate” designs for the world’s best vodka and premium gin
21 July 2017 Adnams reveals “First Rate” designs for the world’s best vodka and premium gin

Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021
21 July 2017 Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021

MASONS GIN ROLLS OUT NEW BOTTLE DESIGN FEATURING YORKSHIRE’S WHITE ROSE
21 July 2017 MASONS GIN ROLLS OUT NEW BOTTLE DESIGN FEATURING YORKSHIRE’S WHITE ROSE

Tube Packaging Market worth 9.30 Billion USD by 2021
17 July 2017 Tube Packaging Market worth 9.30 Billion USD by 2021

Coca-Cola European Partners unveils new GB sustainable packaging strategy
17 July 2017 Coca-Cola European Partners unveils new GB sustainable packaging strategy

Packaging Speaks for the Products, "FCMG Future Area" of swop Will Show Innovative Packaging Ideas!
17 July 2017 Packaging Speaks for the Products, "FCMG Future Area" of swop Will...

BAMA WELCOMES 9TH NEW ASSOCIATION MEMBER OF 2017
17 July 2017 BAMA WELCOMES 9TH NEW ASSOCIATION MEMBER OF 2017

BIODEGRADABLE MULCH FILMS SUPPORTED IN REVISION OF EU FERTILISERS REGULATION
17 July 2017 BIODEGRADABLE MULCH FILMS SUPPORTED IN REVISION OF EU FERTILISERS REGULATION

HONEST refreshes the UK with first integrated marketing campaign
17 July 2017 HONEST refreshes the UK with first integrated marketing campaign

ONE VERY SMARTCAN
17 July 2017 ONE VERY SMARTCAN

WRAP begins consultation on updating industry guidance for date labels and related consumer advice
17 July 2017 WRAP begins consultation on updating industry guidance for date labels...

VEG WATER GETS A BRAND REFRESH
17 July 2017 VEG WATER GETS A BRAND REFRESH

FAO, Multivac, TOMRA, Berry and other top packaging brands to show how innovative packaging reduces waste at SAVE FOOD China
07 July 2017 FAO, Multivac, TOMRA, Berry and other top packaging brands to show...

The Future of Luxury Packaging on Display in London
03 July 2017 The Future of Luxury Packaging on Display in London

St Peter's Brewery Ups Eco-Credentials With New Bottles
03 July 2017 St Peter's Brewery Ups Eco-Credentials With New Bottles and 99% Waste Recycling

Advanced Nutrition Programme launches new environmentally friendly packaging
03 July 2017 Advanced Nutrition Programme launches new environmentally friendly packaging

June 2017

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Selig Group supplies K-fee with tough coffee capsule lidding
30 June 2017 Selig Group supplies K-fee with tough coffee capsule lidding

Ground-breaking British Standard for the ‘circular economy’ launched
29 June 2017 Ground-breaking British Standard for the ‘circular economy’ launched

EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS ELECTS NEW BOARD - FRANÇOIS DE BIE CONFIRMED AS CHAIRMAN - PRESS RELEASE
29 June 2017 EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS ELECTS NEW BOARD - FRANÇOIS DE BIE CONFIRMED AS...

Leading luxury tea company comes to Sainsbury’s for the first time, offering premium tea at an affordable price
29 June 2017 Leading luxury tea company comes to Sainsbury’s for the first time,...

DuPont and Aptar Announce an Innovation in Cosmetic Pump Design
29 June 2017 DuPont and Aptar Announce an Innovation in Cosmetic Pump Design

Colgate-Palmolive and METRO Executives Elected New Co-Chairs of The Consumer Goods Forum Board
29 June 2017

Patak’s Paste Pots unleash Indian flavours easily with design by Hornall Anderson
28 June 2017 Patak’s Paste Pots unleash Indian flavours easily with design by...

EVRYTHNG Announces Industry-First Connection of GS1 Identifiers with the Internet of Things at Industrial Scale
28 June 2017 EVRYTHNG Announces Industry-First Connection of GS1 Identifiers with...

Ardagh Group awarded ‘Innovative Glass Product 2017’ for preserve jar by the Glass Packaging Action Forum in Hamburg, Germany
28 June 2017 Ardagh Group awarded ‘Innovative Glass Product 2017’ for preserve jar by...

Clingfoil celebrates 35 years in business with a brand new look
28 June 2017 Clingfoil celebrates 35 years in business with a brand new look

Robot Food brings joy to Cadbury Cake Bars
28 June 2017 Robot Food brings joy to Cadbury Cake Bars

The hottest packaging challenges for the UK's top brands
16 June 2017 The hottest packaging challenges for the UK's top brands

FEVE - THE EUROPEAN CONTAINER GLASS FEDERATION CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY
16 June 2017 FEVE - THE EUROPEAN CONTAINER GLASS FEDERATION CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY

ProAmpac Receives “Spirit of Excellence” Award from Hormel Foods for Outstanding Product Quality and Service
16 June 2017 ProAmpac Receives “Spirit of Excellence” Award from Hormel Foods...

EuPC launches European survey on the use of recycled plastics materials
15 June 2017 EuPC launches European survey on the use of recycled plastics materials

Graphic Packaging Agrees to Acquire Carton Craft Corporation
15 June 2017 Graphic Packaging Agrees to Acquire Carton Craft Corporation

Finland has the world’s most energy-saving supermarket – half of the energy it consumes is solar in origin
15 June 2017 Finland has the world’s most energy-saving supermarket – half of the...

Bakkavor relaunches Tesco Indian Ready Meals in new perforated snap trays from Faerch Plast
14 June 2017 Bakkavor relaunches Tesco Indian Ready Meals in new perforated snap...

L'Oréal and Natura enter into exclusive discussions regarding The Body Shop
14 June 2017 L'Oréal and Natura enter into exclusive discussions regarding The Body Shop

European Parliament proposes to cut European food waste in half by 2030
14 June 2017 European Parliament proposes to cut European food waste in half by 2030

The French dairy producer ‘En Direct Des Éleveurs’ wins two prestigious awards with Ecolean
14 June 2017 The French dairy producer ‘En Direct Des Éleveurs’ wins two...

Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021
13 June 2017 Caps & Closures Market worth 68.71 Billion USD by 2021

VIP registration now live
13 June 2017 VIP registration now live

EuPC General Assembly passes resolutions to launch two new European platforms
13 June 2017 EuPC General Assembly passes resolutions to launch two new European platforms

Robot Food bring ‘bags of flavour’ to Seabrook with a re-established ‘challenger’ positioning and rebrand
13 June 2017 Robot Food bring ‘bags of flavour’ to Seabrook with a...

Expert comment/opinion in reaction to Apple announces opening NFC
13 June 2017 Expert comment/opinion in reaction to Apple announces opening NFC

UNITED CAPS to Acquire Dewit Plastics' Caps, Closures and Handles Business
05 June 2017 UNITED CAPS to Acquire Dewit Plastics' Caps, Closures and Handles Business

THE USE OF NANOMATERIALS IN FOOD CONTACT MATERIALS
05 June 2017 THE USE OF NANOMATERIALS IN FOOD CONTACT MATERIALS

APEAL PUBLISHES THIRD EXPERT ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTING BENEFITS OF STEEL FOR PACKAGING
02 June 2017 APEAL PUBLISHES THIRD EXPERT ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTING BENEFITS OF STEEL...

Martell launches Martell VS Single Distillery with packaging design by Nude Brand Creation
02 June 2017 Martell launches Martell VS Single Distillery with packaging design by...

The Power of the NFC Marketing Tool
02 June 2017 The Power of the NFC Marketing Tool

€18M AMAZE PROJECT SET TO DELIVER FOUR-YEAR RESEARCH FINDINGS
02 June 2017 €18M AMAZE PROJECT SET TO DELIVER FOUR-YEAR RESEARCH FINDINGS

Hart & Jones create brand identity and packaging for Sacred’s category changing, London finished, English Whisky Liqueur
02 June 2017 Hart & Jones create brand identity and packaging for Sacred’s...

Packaging industry continues to demand new solutions from functional and barrier coating suppliers
02 June 2017 Packaging industry continues to demand new solutions from functional...

Ardagh embraces ‘Crossover Innovation’ to create high definition glass embossing
02 June 2017 Ardagh embraces ‘Crossover Innovation’ to create high definition...

BIRDS EYE LAUNCHES NEW LIMITED EDITION PACKAGING CELEBRATING WINNERS OF THE FISH FINGER SANDWICH
01 June 2017 BIRDS EYE LAUNCHES NEW LIMITED EDITION PACKAGING CELEBRATING WINNERS OF...

GualapackGroup and Aptar are Partnering to Launch a Premade "No-Spill" Spouted Pouch Solution
01 June 2017 GualapackGroup and Aptar are Partnering to Launch a Premade...

DuPont Announces 2017 Packaging Innovation Award Winners
01 June 2017 DuPont Announces 2017 Packaging Innovation Award Winners

May 2017

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Smith&+Village rebrand Booths tea range with bold colour palette
19 May 2017 Smith&+Village rebrand Booths tea range with bold colour palette

GLASS DECLARED NUMBER 1 BY EUROPEAN CONSUMERS
19 May 2017 GLASS DECLARED NUMBER 1 BY EUROPEAN CONSUMERS

Ellen MacArthur Foundation and The Prince of Wales's International Sustainability Unit launch $2 million Innovation Prize to keep plastics out of the ocean
19 May 2017 Ellen MacArthur Foundation and The Prince of Wales's...

PepsiCo joins New Plastics Economy Initiative as Core Partner
18 May 2017 PepsiCo joins New Plastics Economy Initiative as Core Partner

The global beer market continues to surprise shows drinktec research
18 May 2017 The global beer market continues to surprise shows drinktec research

European Commission to speak at the Plastics Recyclers Annual Meeting 2017
18 May 2017 European Commission to speak at the Plastics Recyclers Annual Meeting 2017

Inaugural release of Yalumba’s most prestigious wine, with design by Denomination
18 May 2017 Inaugural release of Yalumba’s most prestigious wine, with design...

Anheuser-Busch Invests $2 Billion in U.S. Brewing
18 May 2017 Anheuser-Busch Invests $2 Billion in U.S. Brewing

Unilever develops new technology to tackle the global issue of plastic sachet waste
16 May 2017 Unilever develops new technology to tackle the global issue of plastic...

APEAL WELCOMES THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT’S REPORT ON REDUCING FOOD WASTE AND IMPROVING FOOD SAFETY
16 May 2017 APEAL WELCOMES THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT’S REPORT ON REDUCING FOOD WASTE...

Once Upon A Time launches new campaign for healthy soft drink brand, Zeo
16 May 2017 Once Upon A Time launches new campaign for healthy soft drink brand, Zeo

Glass Top of Class for Food Safety and Recycling
16 May 2017 Glass Top of Class for Food Safety and Recycling

Living Sea Therapy comes on board
16 May 2017 Living Sea Therapy comes on board

Shanghai World of Packaging 2017
15 May 2017 Shanghai World of Packaging 2017

PET Packaging Market worth 74.32 Billion USD by 2021
08 May 2017 PET Packaging Market worth 74.32 Billion USD by 2021

Seabrook unveils bold new packaging to boost consumer appeal
08 May 2017 Seabrook unveils bold new packaging to boost consumer appeal

BrewDog’s spirits brand LoneWolf launches with category challenging design by B&B studio
08 May 2017 BrewDog’s spirits brand LoneWolf launches with category challenging design...

Nude Brand Creation wins 1st place at The Dieline Awards
05 May 2017 Nude Brand Creation wins 1st place at The Dieline Awards

Bullard's Gin Launches New Strawberry & Black Pepper Gin
05 May 2017 Bullard's Gin Launches New Strawberry & Black Pepper Gin

How do consumers like their water? New study reveals extent of confusion around packaging claims for bottled water
05 May 2017 How do consumers like their water? New study reveals extent of...

Space appointed by South African wine brand Kumala
05 May 2017 Space appointed by South African wine brand Kumala

Circular economy: ExcelRise collects plastic waste at the source and presents its new range of upcycled and recyclable film packaging
05 May 2017 Circular economy: ExcelRise collects plastic waste at the source and...

New Duerr’s citrus jar wins Best Packaging Design at World Food Innovation Awards
05 May 2017 New Duerr’s citrus jar wins Best Packaging Design at World Food...

IRISH BRAND STRONG ROOTS LAUNCHES IN UK TO SHAKE UP THE FROZEN FOOD CATEGORY
05 May 2017 IRISH BRAND STRONG ROOTS LAUNCHES IN UK TO SHAKE UP THE FROZEN FOOD CATEGORY

NEW bio-based sealant web for packaging materials
05 May 2017 NEW bio-based sealant web for packaging materials

April 2017

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Dassault Systèmes Adds Procter & Gamble to its List of 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Clients
28 April 2017 Dassault Systèmes Adds Procter & Gamble to its List of 3DEXPERIENCE...

Announcing a new partnership
27 April 2017 Announcing a new partnership

CO YO LAUNCHES NEW PACKAGING TO REFLECT THE BRAND'S ALL-NATURAL INGREDIENTS
21 April 2017 CO YO LAUNCHES NEW PACKAGING TO REFLECT THE BRAND'S ALL-NATURAL INGREDIENTS

Explore Cuisine aims to expand horizons with new packaging launch
21 April 2017 Explore Cuisine aims to expand horizons with new packaging launch

Ardagh Group Announces First Commercialisation of Nitro Can
21 April 2017 Ardagh Group Announces First Commercialisation of Nitro Can

Petainer helps build Rothhammer brand in the UK
21 April 2017 Petainer helps build Rothhammer brand in the UK

Constantia Flexibles Creates Labels for Heineken's 2017 UEFA Champions League Campaign
21 April 2017 Constantia Flexibles Creates Labels for Heineken's 2017 UEFA Champions...

L'Oréal redoubles its efforts to achieve ambitious sustainability targets
21 April 2017 L'Oréal redoubles its efforts to achieve ambitious sustainability targets

Consumer Health and Wellness in Latin America Focus of New Strategic Partnership
20 April 2017 Consumer Health and Wellness in Latin America Focus of New Strategic Partnership

New Tilda Rice and Peas
20 April 2017 New Tilda Rice and Peas

Siti Tea Boosts its Flexibility and Competitiveness with an HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press
20 April 2017 Siti Tea Boosts its Flexibility and Competitiveness with an HP Indigo...

Law Print Pack deliver McAdams latest Pet Food Packaging
20 April 2017 Law Print Pack deliver McAdams latest Pet Food Packaging

Protective Packaging Market
20 April 2017 Protective Packaging Market

Harringtons dog food launches new crafted look packaging, with design by Hornall Anderson
18 April 2017 Harringtons dog food launches new crafted look packaging, with design...

Challenger wine brand Fazzoletto shakes up category with disruptive design by Denomination
18 April 2017 Challenger wine brand Fazzoletto shakes up category with disruptive design...

Mecmesin announces new friction, peel and tear tester
13 April 2017 Mecmesin announces new friction, peel and tear tester

Highland Spring Brand refresh
12 April 2017 Highland Spring Brand refresh

Falconer Print & Packaging improve carton proofing quality with short run capable LED UV Flatbed buy.
12 April 2017 Falconer Print & Packaging improve carton proofing quality with short...

TESCO, HILTON FOOD GROUP AND LINPAC TEAM UP TO MAXIMISE RECYCLABILITY POTENTIAL OF FRESH FOOD PACKAGING
10 April 2017 TESCO, HILTON FOOD GROUP AND LINPAC TEAM UP TO MAXIMISE...

INCPEN welcomes Litter Strategy
10 April 2017 INCPEN welcomes Litter Strategy

WestRock and Silgan complete acquisition of dispensing systems business
10 April 2017 WestRock and Silgan complete acquisition of dispensing systems business

NUSH LAUNCHES EUROPE’S FIRST CASHEW MILK YOGHURT
10 April 2017 NUSH LAUNCHES EUROPE’S FIRST CASHEW MILK YOGHURT

Klöckner Pentaplast to acquire LINPAC Group
07 April 2017 Klöckner Pentaplast to acquire LINPAC Group

READY.SET.GYOZA! The creative forces behind itsu bring the flavours of Asia to the nation’s freezers with a new gyoza range available in supermarkets
07 April 2017 READY.SET.GYOZA! The creative forces behind itsu bring the flavours of...

Ahlstrom-Munksjö – a global leader in fiber-based materials
07 April 2017 Ahlstrom-Munksjö – a global leader in fiber-based materials

Avery Dennison RFID Announces Partnership with Target
07 April 2017 Avery Dennison RFID Announces Partnership with Target

NEW LOW SUGAR SOUR FLAVOURS FROM OASIS
06 April 2017 NEW LOW SUGAR SOUR FLAVOURS FROM OASIS

Jones Knowles Ritchie reinvents iconic ‘Beanz Meanz Heinz’ campaign
06 April 2017 Jones Knowles Ritchie reinvents iconic ‘Beanz Meanz Heinz’ campaign

APP to showcase food packaging at Interpack 2017
05 April 2017 APP to showcase food packaging at Interpack 2017

Vegetarian Society launches new vegan trademark as appetite for animal-free continues to grow
05 April 2017 Vegetarian Society launches new vegan trademark as appetite for...

AERO HEAVENLY MOUSSE BRINGS A TOUCH OF INDULGENCE TO THE CHILLED DESSERTS CATEGORY
05 April 2017 AERO HEAVENLY MOUSSE BRINGS A TOUCH OF INDULGENCE TO THE CHILLED...

Honey Monster Puffs rebrand puts them back at the head of the breakfast table
04 April 2017 Honey Monster Puffs rebrand puts them back at the head of the breakfast table

PRO2PAC 2017: A DECISIVE VOTE OF CONFIDENCE FOR THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY
04 April 2017 PRO2PAC 2017: A DECISIVE VOTE OF CONFIDENCE FOR THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY

B&B studio creates name, identity and packaging for eco-friendly baby care brand Kit & Kin, co-founded by Emma Bunton
04 April 2017 B&B studio creates name, identity and packaging for eco-friendly baby...

March 2017

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A FRESH TWIST ON A CLASSIC – NEW LOOK FOR FANTA REVEALED
24 March 2017 A FRESH TWIST ON A CLASSIC – NEW LOOK FOR FANTA REVEALED

“Circular by Nature” - new FEFCO campaign launched
24 March 2017 “Circular by Nature” - new FEFCO campaign launched

Britvic develops bottle made of wood fibre to champion sustainability goals
24 March 2017 Britvic develops bottle made of wood fibre to champion sustainability goals

GARDEN BREWERY ANNOUNCED AS LATEST ADDITION TO BALL’S CRAFT BEER OFFERING
24 March 2017 GARDEN BREWERY ANNOUNCED AS LATEST ADDITION TO BALL’S CRAFT BEER OFFERING

SEABROOK CRISPS REVEALS NEW PREMIUM PACKAGING
24 March 2017 SEABROOK CRISPS REVEALS NEW PREMIUM PACKAGING

Good Grain's new identity
23 March 2017 Good Grain's new identity

CAN CREATOR LAUNCHES LABEL DESIGN OPTION FOR CRAFT DRINK BRANDS
22 March 2017 CAN CREATOR LAUNCHES LABEL DESIGN OPTION FOR CRAFT DRINK BRANDS

Nestlé Launches Personalised KitKat Campaign with HP Indigo Technology
22 March 2017 Nestlé Launches Personalised KitKat Campaign with HP Indigo Technology

Nine London boroughs & seven EU cities focus on valuing food through TRiFOCAL
22 March 2017 Nine London boroughs & seven EU cities focus on valuing food through TRiFOCAL

MEPS PAVE THE WAY FOR BIOPLASTICS IN VOTE ON WASTE LEGISLATION
22 March 2017 MEPS PAVE THE WAY FOR BIOPLASTICS IN VOTE ON WASTE LEGISLATION

Made to measure ‘real’ recycling rates will target investment where it matters most
22 March 2017 Made to measure ‘real’ recycling rates will target investment where...

Consumers’ convenience demand to drive flexible packaging demand according to Smithers Pira
22 March 2017 Consumers’ convenience demand to drive flexible packaging demand according...

New Report Shows Over 180,000 Consumer Goods Products Reformulated
22 March 2017 New Report Shows Over 180,000 Consumer Goods Products Reformulated

AQUA CARPATICA LAUNCHES THE ONLY NATURALLY NITRATE-FREE & LOW SODIUM MINERAL WATER IN WORLD TO UK MARKET IN OCADO DEAL
14 March 2017 AQUA CARPATICA LAUNCHES THE ONLY NATURALLY NITRATE-FREE & LOW SODIUM...

FPA Announces 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Award Winners
10 March 2017 FPA Announces 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Award Winners

ButterflyCannon create packaging design for Glenmorangie Bacalta, Glenmorangie’s latest Private Edition release
10 March 2017 ButterflyCannon create packaging design for Glenmorangie...

Fraunhofer IVV Dresden presents new systems for improving process efficiency at interpack 2017
10 March 2017 Fraunhofer IVV Dresden presents new systems for improving process...

The Can Makers to sponsor first ‘Can Bar’ at BeerX
10 March 2017 The Can Makers to sponsor first ‘Can Bar’ at BeerX

Highland Spring launches refreshing new bottle inspired by the provenance of its water
10 March 2017 Highland Spring launches refreshing new bottle inspired by the provenance...

The UK’s Leading Packaging Event is Hailed a Huge Success
09 March 2017 The UK’s Leading Packaging Event is Hailed a Huge Success

SCHWEPPES SPARKLING JUICE DRINKS LAUNCHES
06 March 2017 SCHWEPPES SPARKLING JUICE DRINKS LAUNCHES

NEW COCA-COLA ZERO SUGAR FLAVOURS REVEALED
06 March 2017 NEW COCA-COLA ZERO SUGAR FLAVOURS REVEALED

Ryvita appoints Coley Porter Bell to establish Thins as the go to premium snack
06 March 2017 Ryvita appoints Coley Porter Bell to establish Thins as the go to premium snack

DRINKS BRAND CAWSTON PRESS WINS DBA DESIGN EFFECTIVENESS GOLD AWARD
06 March 2017 DRINKS BRAND CAWSTON PRESS WINS DBA DESIGN EFFECTIVENESS GOLD AWARD

Smith&+Village scoop double win at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2017
03 March 2017 Smith&+Village scoop double win at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2017

JBT acquires Avure Technologies
02 March 2017 JBT acquires Avure Technologies

New wines for Intrepid Fox single-serve range
02 March 2017 New wines for Intrepid Fox single-serve range

Stella Artois announces BALAD trade plans
02 March 2017 Stella Artois announces BALAD trade plans

DANONE AND NESTLÉ WATERS LAUNCH NATURALL BOTTLE ALLIANCE
02 March 2017 DANONE AND NESTLÉ WATERS LAUNCH NATURALL BOTTLE ALLIANCE

Tetra Pak Acquires Leading Manufacturer of Mozzarella Cheese Making Equipment
02 March 2017 Tetra Pak Acquires Leading Manufacturer of Mozzarella Cheese Making Equipment

PB Creative wins Silver at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2017 for commercial success of Comfort Intense driven by disruptive pack design
02 March 2017 PB Creative wins Silver at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2017...

B&B studio wins gold at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards for Kabuto Noodles
02 March 2017 B&B studio wins gold at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards for Kabuto Noodles

Lip Balm Consumers Prefer Convenient Packages That Make Using Lip Balm Fun
02 March 2017 Lip Balm Consumers Prefer Convenient Packages That Make Using Lip Balm Fun

February 2017

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Cypressa’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil has got a makeover
27 February 2017 Cypressa’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil has got a makeover

Nippon Shikizai acquires Orleans Cosmetics
27 February 2017 Nippon Shikizai acquires Orleans Cosmetics

Changes to food packaging and labels could save UK homes £1 billion annually
27 February 2017 Changes to food packaging and labels could save UK homes £1 billion annually

Munksjö launches Gerstar Mo, a barrier paper to prevent mineral oil migration into food
24 February 2017 Munksjö launches Gerstar Mo, a barrier paper to prevent mineral oil...

Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Market worth 206.57 Billion USD by 2021
23 February 2017 Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Market worth 206.57 Billion USD by 2021

Quorn embarks on major re-launch this spring
22 February 2017 Quorn embarks on major re-launch this spring

Constantia Flexibles Partners with Coca-Cola for Launch of New ROYAL BLISS Product Line
22 February 2017 Constantia Flexibles Partners with Coca-Cola for Launch of New ROYAL...

Busch Beer Reveals New Packaging Look Ahead of 2017 Racing Season
22 February 2017 Busch Beer Reveals New Packaging Look Ahead of 2017 Racing Season

O-I helps Wychwood redesign glass bottles to enhance sustainability
22 February 2017 O-I helps Wychwood redesign glass bottles to enhance sustainability

A record line-up for the start of drinktec 2017
21 February 2017 A record line-up for the start of drinktec 2017

Fruitful partnership between Whitworths and DS Smith
21 February 2017 Fruitful partnership between Whitworths and DS Smith

Cool Chile Co Get A Brand New Makeover!
21 February 2017 Cool Chile Co Get A Brand New Makeover!

Volvic Kids continues Disney partnership
17 February 2017 Volvic Kids continues Disney partnership

Uflex presents a game changer in pharma packaging
15 February 2017 Uflex presents a game changer in pharma packaging

Curtis Packaging had an outstanding year in 2016.
13 February 2017 Curtis Packaging had an outstanding year in 2016.

Global Alternative Waters Report 2017: the latest must-have report on the global plant-waters market
13 February 2017 Global Alternative Waters Report 2017: the latest must-have report on...

Alcoholic Drinks Packaging Market Share, Size, Growth & Forecast 2021- Worldwide Analysis
13 February 2017 Alcoholic Drinks Packaging Market Share, Size, Growth & Forecast...

John Barr takes on the US in custom O-I glass
13 February 2017 John Barr takes on the US in custom O-I glass

Unilever US announces new fragrance transparency initiative for its personal care brands
13 February 2017 Unilever US announces new fragrance transparency initiative for its...

ZO Skin Health, Inc announces acquisition of ReFissa from Suneva Medical
13 February 2017 ZO Skin Health, Inc announces acquisition of ReFissa from Suneva Medical

B&B studio lifts the lid on bold new brand identity for Higgidy
11 February 2017 B&B studio lifts the lid on bold new brand identity for Higgidy

ACCELERATING BEVERAGE INNOVATION
10 February 2017 ACCELERATING BEVERAGE INNOVATION

Coca-Cola Delivers Greater Variety to Brazilian Consumers with Slimmer Format Beverage Packaging From Crown
10 February 2017 Coca-Cola Delivers Greater Variety to Brazilian Consumers with Slimmer...

COVERIS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE NEW GRAB BOX CONCEPT FOR TESCO FOOD TO GO
10 February 2017 COVERIS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE NEW GRAB BOX CONCEPT FOR TESCO FOOD TO GO

Major new Vandagraf Report: Connected Packaging & Labels and The Internet of Things (IoT)
10 February 2017 Major new Vandagraf Report: Connected Packaging & Labels and The Internet...

HANGAR DESIGN GROUP for Tenuta Sant’Anna: a wine branding project
10 February 2017 HANGAR DESIGN GROUP for Tenuta Sant’Anna: a wine branding project

Berlin Packaging brews up big appeal with custom craft beer bottle design
03 February 2017 Berlin Packaging brews up big appeal with custom craft beer bottle design

January 2017

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Packaging redesign for own label wine range at Booths by Smith&+Village helps boost sales by 4.3 per cent
30 January 2017 Packaging redesign for own label wine range at Booths by Smith&+Village...

LVMH 2016 record results
30 January 2017 LVMH 2016 record results

Bioplastics an important part if the EU roadmap for the Strategy on Plastics in a Circular Economy
30 January 2017 Bioplastics an important part if the EU roadmap for the Strategy on...

All apples are not the same: when it comes to juice, people want a range of options
13 January 2017 All apples are not the same: when it comes to juice, people want a range...

WorldStar success for Alufoil Trophy winners
13 January 2017 WorldStar success for Alufoil Trophy winners

Global Aseptic Packaging Machine Market Research Forecasts 2017
13 January 2017 Global Aseptic Packaging Machine Market Research Forecasts 2017

New demands from consumer markets are driving high-barrier film consumption to grow annually by 4.6%
13 January 2017 New demands from consumer markets are driving high-barrier film...

Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc at NRF 2017
13 January 2017 Connected Packaging Solution Launched by WestRock, EVRYTHNG and Digimarc...

Crown's New Closure Technology for PET Containers Overcomes Past Compatability Challenges
12 January 2017 Crown's New Closure Technology for PET Containers Overcomes...

NEW VINTAGE DESIGN FOR SANLUCAR OPAL APPLE
12 January 2017 NEW VINTAGE DESIGN FOR SANLUCAR OPAL APPLE

HAVI Shares the Top Packaging Trends for 2017 and Beyond
12 January 2017 HAVI Shares the Top Packaging Trends for 2017 and BeyondPackaging...

December 2016

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De La Rue to acquire DuPont Authentication
19 December 2016 De La Rue to acquire DuPont Authentication

Unilever to acquire Living Proof
19 December 2016 Unilever to acquire Living Proof

Abbey Well Spring Water launches new look 'twist' bottle and label for recycling ease
19 December 2016 Abbey Well Spring Water launches new look 'twist' bottle and label...

WRAP shortlisted for global circular economy award
19 December 2016 WRAP shortlisted for global circular economy award

Nude Brand Creation wins two gold awards at Spirits Design Masters 2016
19 December 2016 Nude Brand Creation wins two gold awards at Spirits Design Masters 2016

L'Oréal is one of only two companies in the world to be awarded a triple "A" by the CDP
19 December 2016 L'Oréal is one of only two companies in the world to be awarded a triple...

APT’s State of Business Experimentation Report for Manufacturers: 75% of CPG Respondents Testing Price Decreases
16 December 2016 APT’s State of Business Experimentation Report for Manufacturers: 75% of...

Pack2Go Europe Targets Circular Economy Plan for Service Packaging
16 December 2016 Pack2Go Europe Targets Circular Economy Plan for Service Packaging

Germans recycle more and more effectively: Success in PET bottle recycling according to study
16 December 2016 Germans recycle more and more effectively: Success in PET bottle...

WISE FOODS GIVES CHEEZ DOODLES BRAND A BOOST OF FLAVOR AND FRESH PACKAGE DESIGN APPEAL
15 December 2016 WISE FOODS GIVES CHEEZ DOODLES BRAND A BOOST OF FLAVOR AND FRESH...

WPO announces Worldstar winners
15 December 2016 WPO announces Worldstar winners

AIMPLAS fosters discussion on bioplastics in the VI edition of its international seminar,
15 December 2016 AIMPLAS fosters discussion on bioplastics in the VI edition of...

Oasis introduces the world’s first ever face-swappable bottle
15 December 2016 Oasis introduces the world’s first ever face-swappable bottle

Quality in the Spotlight at UK’s Leading Packaging Show
14 December 2016 Quality in the Spotlight at UK’s Leading Packaging Show

New BERICAP Sports Closure Thumb’Up Crystal
14 December 2016 New BERICAP Sports Closure Thumb’Up Crystal

Coca-Cola Europe’s "Taste the Feeling" messages on Ardagh’s aluminium bottles
14 December 2016 Coca-Cola Europe’s "Taste the Feeling" messages on Ardagh’s aluminium bottles

2017 forecast shows slight uptick for EU chemical industry production
14 December 2016 2017 forecast shows slight uptick for EU chemical industry production

Mintel announces five packaging trends set to impact global markets in 2017
02 December 2016 Mintel announces five packaging trends set to impact global markets in 2017

GLOBAL BIOPLASTICS PRODUCTION CAPACITIES CONTINUE TO GROW DESPITE LOW OIL PRICE
02 December 2016 GLOBAL BIOPLASTICS PRODUCTION CAPACITIES CONTINUE TO GROW DESPITE LOW OIL PRICE

Amcor and Selinko launch InTact
02 December 2016 Amcor and Selinko launch InTact

PB Creative puts the gift back into gifting for Lynx
02 December 2016 PB Creative puts the gift back into gifting for LynxNew gift packaging...

A luxury packaging project by HANGAR DESIGN GROUP for Spirit of Monte-Carlo
02 December 2016 A luxury packaging project by HANGAR DESIGN GROUP for Spirit of Monte-Carlo

DEVELOPMENT OF TWO EXPERIMENTAL PROTOTYPES TO DETECT WINE SEDIMENTS AND OXIDATION DEFECTS IN BOTTLED WINE
02 December 2016 DEVELOPMENT OF TWO EXPERIMENTAL PROTOTYPES TO DETECT WINE SEDIMENTS...

Manjushree Technopack acquires Delhi-based Varahi Limited
02 December 2016 Manjushree Technopack acquires Delhi-based Varahi Limited

PPMA celebrates its 500th member
02 December 2016 PPMA celebrates its 500th member

Half of on-pack promotions are now digitally enabled with unique codes
02 December 2016 Half of on-pack promotions are now digitally enabled with unique codes

KEENPAC CREATES INSPIRED NEW LOOK PACKAGING FOR PENHALIGON’S
02 December 2016 KEENPAC CREATES INSPIRED NEW LOOK PACKAGING FOR PENHALIGON’S

November 2016

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Easyfairs acquires Pentawards to complement its global packaging event portfolio
30 November 2016 Easyfairs acquires Pentawards to complement its global packaging event portfolio

Premier Foods unveils new look for Sharwoods
21 November 2016 Premier Foods unveils new look for Sharwoods

Tork Launches Smart Packaging to Save Time
21 November 2016 Tork Launches Smart Packaging to Save Time

Total and Corbion form a Joint Venture in bioplastics
21 November 2016 Total and Corbion form a Joint Venture in bioplastics

NIVEA Hand relaunch: a new icon for the NIVEA family
21 November 2016 NIVEA Hand relaunch: a new icon for the NIVEA family

New Duerr’s citrus jar set to transform the sector
18 November 2016 New Duerr’s citrus jar set to transform the sector

Korunni Selects Aptar’s Duo Pouring Closure to Launch Its New Vitamin Syrup
18 November 2016 Korunni Selects Aptar’s Duo Pouring Closure to Launch Its New Vitamin Syrup

77 Per Cent of Young People Drink from Cans at Least Once a Week
18 November 2016 77 Per Cent of Young People Drink from Cans at Least Once a Week

Ardagh innovation earns four medals at 2016 Cans of the Year awards.
18 November 2016 Ardagh innovation earns four medals at 2016 Cans of the Year awards.

Event promotes correct carton recycling labelling for food and drink manufacturers
18 November 2016 Event promotes correct carton recycling labelling for food and...

Life hack shower gel Fit Kit rebrands with fresh look by INITIALS
18 November 2016 Life hack shower gel Fit Kit rebrands with fresh look by INITIALS

H.B. Fuller Meets the Sustainability Challenge in France
10 November 2016 H.B. Fuller Meets the Sustainability Challenge in France

Over 1.8 million tonnes of PET bottles collected and recycled in 2015: growth of PET collection and recycling in Europe
07 November 2016 Over 1.8 million tonnes of PET bottles collected and recycled in 2015:...

Double Win for O-I at UK Packaging Awards
07 November 2016 Double Win for O-I at UK Packaging Awards

Smurfit Kappa triumphs at global creative design awards
07 November 2016 Smurfit Kappa triumphs at global creative design awards

TWININGS REIGNITES FRUIT AND HERBAL TEAS
04 November 2016 TWININGS REIGNITES FRUIT AND HERBAL TEAS

Three Food Packaging Innovations Trends for 2016 and beyond
03 November 2016 Three Food Packaging Innovations Trends for 2016 and beyond

glacéau smartwater unveils new lightly sparkling variant
02 November 2016 glacéau smartwater unveils new lightly sparkling variant

New a2 Milk packaging design showcases a2stonishing personal stories and ‘Netmums Recommended’ seal of approval
01 November 2016 New a2 Milk packaging design showcases a2stonishing personal stories...

Zenith Global Ready-to-Drink Tea Report
01 November 2016 Zenith Global Ready-to-Drink Tea Report

Mayday Launch Kickstarter campaign to fund NEW Wine Smart Stopper
01 November 2016 Mayday Launch Kickstarter campaign to fund NEW Wine Smart Stopper

Sparkling Revenues: Ceresana Analyzes the Global Market for Plastics for Injection Molding
01 November 2016 Sparkling Revenues: Ceresana Analyzes the Global Market for Plastics...

October 2016

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THE CHOC ON CHOC HALLOWEEN COLLECTION
31 October 2016 THE CHOC ON CHOC HALLOWEEN COLLECTION

B&B studio brews up magical new look for Nestlé premium tea capsule brand SPECIAL.T
24 October 2016 B&B studio brews up magical new look for Nestlé premium tea capsule...

The Estée Lauder Companies to Acquire BECCA Cosmetics
24 October 2016 The Estée Lauder Companies to Acquire BECCA Cosmetics

COTY AGREES TO ACQUIRE GHD ("GOOD HAIR DAY") THE WORLD'S PREMIUM HAIR STRAIGHTENERS & APPLIANCES COMPANY
24 October 2016 COTY AGREES TO ACQUIRE GHD ("GOOD HAIR DAY") THE WORLD'S PREMIUM...

CO YO ENTERS SPLIT POT & FOOD-TO-GO CATEGORIES BY LAUNCHING TOPPERS: UK’S FIRST RANGE OF DUAL LAYERED COCONUT MILK YOGHURTS
24 October 2016 CO YO ENTERS SPLIT POT & FOOD-TO-GO CATEGORIES BY LAUNCHING TOPPERS:...

Artificial Intelligence - the solution to food waste at home.
24 October 2016 Artificial Intelligence - the solution to food waste at home.

Cost and convenience to drive expansion in pouch packaging demand to 2021
24 October 2016 Cost and convenience to drive expansion in pouch packaging demand to 2021

Tetra Pak Identifies Food & Beverage Opportunities in Senior Market
24 October 2016 Tetra Pak Identifies Food & Beverage Opportunities in Senior Market

Adventurous female consumers provide major opportunity for targeted branding, says Canadean
18 October 2016 Adventurous female consumers provide major opportunity for targeted...

It’s a beverage can but not as we know it- Ball’s collaboration with Ovidias -
18 October 2016 It’s a beverage can but not as we know it- Ball’s collaboration with Ovidias -

LITTLE MOONS LAUNCHES IN OCADO
18 October 2016 LITTLE MOONS LAUNCHES IN OCADO

Revived brand identity for Tails Cocktails
17 October 2016 Revived brand identity for Tails Cocktails

Enterprise funding for local circular economy projects
17 October 2016 Enterprise funding for local circular economy projects

Smart Labels Market worth 10.03 Billion USD by 2021
17 October 2016 Smart Labels Market worth 10.03 Billion USD by 2021

Carlsberg unveils new Green Fiber Bottle design
10 October 2016 Carlsberg unveils new Green Fiber Bottle design

COTY COMPLETES MERGER WITH P&G SPECIALTY BEAUTY BUSINESS
07 October 2016 COTY COMPLETES MERGER WITH P&G SPECIALTY BEAUTY BUSINESS

Berghs students make packaging the hero in bid to cut food waste
07 October 2016 Berghs students make packaging the hero in bid to cut food waste

First bioplastic made from surplus whey cheese industry
07 October 2016 First bioplastic made from surplus whey cheese industry

Food Packaging Supply chain working together for consumer safety
07 October 2016 Food Packaging Supply chain working together for consumer safety

Open up to the unexpected with the Absolut Facet limited edition bottle made by Ardagh
05 October 2016 Open up to the unexpected with the Absolut Facet limited edition bottle...

The Mumm Grand Cordon bottle, co-produced with Verallia, wins 2 awards:
05 October 2016 The Mumm Grand Cordon bottle, co-produced with Verallia, wins 2 awards:

Drambuie is reborn with launch of new bottle design
05 October 2016 Drambuie is reborn with launch of new bottle design

COCA-COLA HBC SETS OUT NEW SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS SUPPORTING ITS PURPOSE TO INSPIRE A BETTER FUTURE
05 October 2016 COCA-COLA HBC SETS OUT NEW SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS SUPPORTING ITS PURPOSE...

September 2016

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ecosurety launches revolutionary PRN investment platform
30 September 2016 ecosurety launches revolutionary PRN investment platform

KIMBERLY-CLARK COLLABORATES WITH SKYMARK TO LAUNCH INNOVATIVE HUGGIES NEWBORN PACKAGING
30 September 2016 KIMBERLY-CLARK COLLABORATES WITH SKYMARK TO LAUNCH INNOVATIVE HUGGIES...

Packaging design to enable forecast market growth of 3.8% to reach over $1 trillion by 2026
30 September 2016 Packaging design to enable forecast market growth of 3.8% to reach over...

Life Cycle Assessment study shows yet another decrease in the carbon footprint of metal packaging in Europe
30 September 2016 Life Cycle Assessment study shows yet another decrease in the...

SGS Establishes Accredited Mineral Oil Hydrocarbons Analysis Service for Packaging
26 September 2016 SGS Establishes Accredited Mineral Oil Hydrocarbons Analysis Service...

Unilever to acquire Seventh Generation, Inc
26 September 2016 Unilever to acquire Seventh Generation, Inc

Lees of Scotland continue to roll out new design
23 September 2016 Lees of Scotland continue to roll out new design

Courtauld Commitment 2025 influence touches 95% of UK food retail by market share
23 September 2016 Courtauld Commitment 2025 influence touches 95% of UK food retail by...

Tetra Pak sees growth opportunities for 100% juice
23 September 2016 Tetra Pak sees growth opportunities for 100% juice

Intertek provides insights into how the regulations in China are shaping up and the potential effects on industry.
23 September 2016 Intertek provides insights into how the regulations in China are shaping...

ATTACKS ON PACKAGING ARE A WASTE OF RESOURCES
23 September 2016 ATTACKS ON PACKAGING ARE A WASTE OF RESOURCES

Levensohn Vineyards first vintner to implement copy-proof anti-counterfeiting label technology
23 September 2016 Levensohn Vineyards first vintner to implement copy-proof...

ARDAGH'S NEW DESIGN BOOK 'WHY METAL?' PROVIDES ALL THE ANSWERS
23 September 2016 ARDAGH'S NEW DESIGN BOOK 'WHY METAL?' PROVIDES ALL THE ANSWERS

Study finds 90% of UK consumers are open to cooking meat products in packaging
23 September 2016 Study finds 90% of UK consumers are open to cooking meat products in packaging

Revlon Announces Completion of Elizabeth Arden Acquisition
23 September 2016 Revlon Announces Completion of Elizabeth Arden Acquisition

Doors Open for London’s Only Packaging Show
14 September 2016 Doors Open for London’s Only Packaging Show

Parker Williams gets creative for Sarson’s first product launch in 25 years
12 September 2016 Parker Williams gets creative for Sarson’s first product launch in 25 years

Orangina Partners with Constantia Flexibles to Apply New Smart Top Lid Labels to All Cans
12 September 2016 Orangina Partners with Constantia Flexibles to Apply New Smart Top Lid...

COCA-COLA HBC MAKES THE “THREEPEAT” AS THE GLOBAL BEVERAGE INDUSTRY LEADER ON THE DOW JONES SUSTAINABILITY INDICES (DJSI)
12 September 2016 COCA-COLA HBC MAKES THE “THREEPEAT” AS THE GLOBAL BEVERAGE INDUSTRY LEADER...

Toni&Guy goes bold with revamped brand design - new brand identity and packaging developed by PB Creative
12 September 2016 Toni&Guy goes bold with revamped brand design - new brand identity...

New flexible PLA with a higher impact resistance as potential substitute of polypropylene in food packaging
12 September 2016 New flexible PLA with a higher impact resistance as potential substitute...

Beiersdorf expands Open Innovation
12 September 2016 Beiersdorf expands Open Innovation

Toyobo and Avantium partner on PEF polymerization and PEF films
12 September 2016 Toyobo and Avantium partner on PEF polymerization and PEF films

L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of IT Cosmetics
12 September 2016 L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of IT Cosmetics

jkr reinvents brand identity for WKD
12 September 2016 jkr reinvents brand identity for WKD

HAVI Group Aligns Global Operations Under One Brand Name, HAVI
12 September 2016 HAVI Group Aligns Global Operations Under One Brand Name, HAVI

Top Chinese dairy company reaches new heights with drinksplus solution
12 September 2016 Top Chinese dairy company reaches new heights with drinksplus solution

Rabobank report: Glass packaging industry: stable but challenging going forward
09 September 2016 Rabobank report: Glass packaging industry: stable but challenging going forward

Kao Corporation Grants The Procter & Gamble Company a License under Foam Type Hair Color (Hair Dyes) Patent Portfolio
09 September 2016 Kao Corporation Grants The Procter & Gamble Company a License under Foam...

Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire AEP Industries Inc.
09 September 2016 Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire AEP Industries Inc.

Coca-Cola Has Got Some Bottle!
02 September 2016 Coca-Cola Has Got Some Bottle!

Innovation Takes Centre Stage at London’s Only Packaging Event
02 September 2016 Innovation Takes Centre Stage at London’s Only Packaging Event

Malibu launches smart bottle that will help build consumer loyalty
02 September 2016 Malibu launches smart bottle that will help build consumer loyalty

Packaging Jobs International launches
01 September 2016 Packaging Jobs International launches

August 2016

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The World’s Most Valuable Brand Portfolios Revealed
26 August 2016 The World’s Most Valuable Brand Portfolios Revealed

The Origins of the Next Trend in Soft Drinks
26 August 2016 The Origins of the Next Trend in Soft Drinks

Humdinger Relaunches its Kids Fruit Snacking Ranges
26 August 2016 Humdinger Relaunches its Kids Fruit Snacking Ranges

Brothers Cider pioneers recyclable and re-sealable drinks carton
25 August 2016 Brothers Cider pioneers recyclable and re-sealable drinks carton

Ragged Edge refreshes brand identity for Deliciously Ella and creates packaging for her new product launch
25 August 2016 Ragged Edge refreshes brand identity for Deliciously Ella and...

Corrugated Industry Links Rise in Recycled Content of Boxes to Advancements in Papermaking Technology
25 August 2016 Corrugated Industry Links Rise in Recycled Content of Boxes to...

Top chefs call for ban on polystyrene
25 August 2016 Top chefs call for ban on polystyrene

SIMPLEE ALOE LAUNCHES NEW FLAVOUR USING ON-TREND ‘SUPER BERRIES’
25 August 2016 SIMPLEE ALOE LAUNCHES NEW FLAVOUR USING ON-TREND ‘SUPER BERRIES’

WPO reinforces its mission as a not for profit and non-political global packaging organization
25 August 2016 WPO reinforces its mission as a not for profit and non-political...

BAD Co.’s growth continues thanks to a ‘Can’-do attitude
25 August 2016 BAD Co.’s growth continues thanks to a ‘Can’-do attitude

The Estée Lauder Companies Delivers Strong Fiscal Year 2016 Results
25 August 2016 The Estée Lauder Companies Delivers Strong Fiscal Year 2016 Results

Record number of entries for PPMA Group Industry Awards 2016
25 August 2016 Record number of entries for PPMA Group Industry Awards 2016

New Kinder Cola Shrink Sleeve Labels Produced by Constantia
12 August 2016 New Kinder Cola Shrink Sleeve Labels Produced by Constantia

Fauji Foods first to launch in Ecolean’s new 125ml package size
12 August 2016 Fauji Foods first to launch in Ecolean’s new 125ml package size

INTER PARFUMS, INC. REPORTS 2016 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
11 August 2016 INTER PARFUMS, INC. REPORTS 2016 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS

GLOBAL JUICE DRINK CONSUMPTION TO RISE BY 5% A YEAR
11 August 2016 GLOBAL JUICE DRINK CONSUMPTION TO RISE BY 5% A YEAR

CHOC ON CHOC LAUNCHES NEW GIN & TONIC CHOCOLATE STASH IN TIME FOR SUMMER
11 August 2016 CHOC ON CHOC LAUNCHES NEW GIN & TONIC CHOCOLATE STASH IN TIME FOR SUMMER

Limited Edition Jägermeister bottle proves a direct hit for Ardagh
10 August 2016 Limited Edition Jägermeister bottle proves a direct hit for Ardagh

Beiersdorf grows further in challenging environment
10 August 2016 Beiersdorf grows further in challenging environment

ALPLA Receives Top Supplier Excellence Award 2016
10 August 2016 ALPLA Receives Top Supplier Excellence Award 2016

EUROPEAN PLASTICS GROUP ENCOURAGING INNOVATION
10 August 2016 EUROPEAN PLASTICS GROUP ENCOURAGING INNOVATION

Simon & Oliveri launches into premium chocolate market with bold brand identity
10 August 2016 Simon & Oliveri launches into premium chocolate market with bold brand identity

A Brief History of Packaging : Graphic Packaging International's infographic
03 August 2016 A Brief History of Packaging : Graphic Packaging International's infographic

Zappar partners with PEZ to create the sweetest augmented experiences
01 August 2016 Zappar partners with PEZ to create the sweetest augmented experiences

July 2016

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L'Oréal signs agreement to acquire IT Cosmetics
29 July 2016 L'Oréal signs agreement to acquire IT Cosmetics

G-III to acquire Donna Karan International from LVMH
29 July 2016 G-III to acquire Donna Karan International from LVMH

FUTURE SOLUTIONS TO PROTECT AGAINST AIR POLLUTION
29 July 2016 FUTURE SOLUTIONS TO PROTECT AGAINST AIR POLLUTION

Unilever acquires Dollar Shave Club
29 July 2016 Unilever acquires Dollar Shave Club

CO YO DOUBLES SIZE OF PRODUCTION FACILITIES & LAUCHES REDESIGNED POT LIDS TO GROW SALES & DRIVE INNOVATION
28 July 2016 CO YO DOUBLES SIZE OF PRODUCTION FACILITIES & LAUCHES REDESIGNED POT LIDS...

Sustainable Foods Summit Europe and Latin America: Major Outcomes
28 July 2016 Sustainable Foods Summit Europe and Latin America: Major Outcomes

Frugalpac – the invention that could end the storm in a coffee cup!
28 July 2016 Frugalpac – the invention that could end the storm in a coffee cup!

Pioneering packaging service launches in UK and Ireland
27 July 2016 Pioneering packaging service launches in UK and Ireland

NEW PORTION PACK TO HELP REDUCE FOOD WASTE:
27 July 2016 NEW PORTION PACK TO HELP REDUCE FOOD WASTE: INTRODUCING THE NEW TESCO...

Europeans and the packaging experience: their expectations
27 July 2016 Europeans and the packaging experience: their expectations

PRIMULA REVEALS FRESH NEW LOOK FOR TUBES PACKAGING
27 July 2016 PRIMULA REVEALS FRESH NEW LOOK FOR TUBES PACKAGING

Biobottle Press Release
27 July 2016 Biobottle Press Release

Capri-Sun launches new Fruity Water range
15 July 2016 Capri-Sun launches new Fruity Water range

New biodegradable packages for cheese and pasta ensuring preservation with a lower cost and environmental impact
15 July 2016 New biodegradable packages for cheese and pasta ensuring preservation with...

ZUKE'S Features VELCRO Brand Closure on Packaging for New Natural Dog Food
15 July 2016 ZUKE'S Features VELCRO Brand Closure on Packaging for New Natural Dog Food

Ardagh adds miniature wine bottles to its standard range
15 July 2016 Ardagh adds miniature wine bottles to its standard range

Woodway UK Launch PackRate With M&S
14 July 2016 Woodway UK Launch PackRate With M&S

GENERAL MILLS FRANCE case study
14 July 2016 GENERAL MILLS FRANCE case study

Bottlegreen Drinks extends into Plastic.
14 July 2016 Bottlegreen Drinks extends into Plastic.

New solution scoops ScanStar
14 July 2016 New solution scoops ScanStar

Premium hydration with a fruity twist
14 July 2016 Premium hydration with a fruity twist

Dolce & Gabbana and Shiseido Group Sign a New License Agreement
07 July 2016 Dolce & Gabbana and Shiseido Group Sign a New License Agreement

L'Oréal acquires Atelier Cologne
07 July 2016 L'Oréal acquires Atelier Cologne

Ball Completes Acquisition of Rexam PLC
06 July 2016 Ball Completes Acquisition of Rexam PLC

Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. to Sell Three Brands to Moberg Pharma AB
06 July 2016 Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. to Sell Three Brands to Moberg Pharma AB

International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Asian Corrugated Packaging Business
06 July 2016 International Paper Completes the Sale of Its Asian Corrugated...

BURTON’S BISCUITS LAUNCHES NEW CADBURY CHOCOLATE FINGERS SNACK PACK WITH PARKSIDE INNOVATION
05 July 2016 BURTON’S BISCUITS LAUNCHES NEW CADBURY CHOCOLATE FINGERS SNACK PACK...

World Dairy Innovation Awards recognise Kerry Foods’ Yollies packaging innovation
04 July 2016 World Dairy Innovation Awards recognise Kerry Foods’ Yollies...

Elmwood goes ‘Bohemian’ with Heineken’s oldest premium Mexican beer brand
04 July 2016 Elmwood goes ‘Bohemian’ with Heineken’s oldest premium Mexican beer brand

Seymourpowell create new branding and packaging for Purina Cat Chow to reflect the brand’s commitment to ‘naturalness’
04 July 2016 Seymourpowell create new branding and packaging for Purina Cat Chow...

B&B studio creates brand identity for craft soft drinks company Dalston’s
04 July 2016 B&B studio creates brand identity for craft soft drinks company Dalston’s

Thinfilm and Maria&Donato Make Luxury Handbags Smart with NFC Technology
04 July 2016 Thinfilm and Maria&Donato Make Luxury Handbags Smart with NFC Technology

Kids II Announces Brand Revitalization with Dynamic Relaunch of Baby Einstein and Bright Starts Brand Identities
04 July 2016 Kids II Announces Brand Revitalization with Dynamic Relaunch of Baby...

AIR WICK LIFE SCENTS PRODUCT USING DISPENSING SOLUTIONS DEVELOPED BY PRECISION GLOBAL RECEIVES iF DESIGN AWARD FOR PACKAGING
04 July 2016 AIR WICK LIFE SCENTS PRODUCT USING DISPENSING SOLUTIONS DEVELOPED...

“inwk luxury packaging” recognised as ‘Supplier of the Year’ by global drinks company
04 July 2016 “inwk luxury packaging” recognised as ‘Supplier of the Year’ by global...

New Adnams Gin Bottle Design Scoops Top Award
04 July 2016 New Adnams Gin Bottle Design Scoops Top Award

UPM Raflatac launches new Ice and Ice Premium label stock for wines
04 July 2016 UPM Raflatac launches new Ice and Ice Premium label stock for wines

The positive power of beauty in an aerosol
04 July 2016 The positive power of beauty in an aerosol

June 2016

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Empowered packaging – adding value across the brand life-cycle
21 June 2016 Empowered packaging – adding value across the brand life-cycle

Bluemarlin’s latest designs show that the grass is always greener beneath a coconut tree
21 June 2016 Bluemarlin’s latest designs show that the grass is always greener beneath...

Revlon to acquire Elizabeth Arden for $14.00 per share in all-cash transaction
17 June 2016 Revlon to acquire Elizabeth Arden for $14.00 per share in all-cash transaction

L'Oréal takes sustainable palm oil sourcing one step beyond
17 June 2016 L'Oréal takes sustainable palm oil sourcing one step beyond

Kao is the first company in Japan to Use FSC-Certified (Forest Certification) Corrugated Carton
17 June 2016 Kao is the first company in Japan to Use FSC-Certified (Forest...

jkr launches HIPPEAS on to global snack market
17 June 2016 jkr launches HIPPEAS on to global snack market

Sun Branding Solutions delivers real gold lux for Comfort limited edition
14 June 2016 Sun Branding Solutions delivers real gold lux for Comfort limited edition

Parker Williams takes the artisan aesthetic into super-premium health and beauty
14 June 2016 Parker Williams takes the artisan aesthetic into super-premium health and beauty

B&B studio rebrands premium ‘honey’ water Just Bee with colourful and iconic results
14 June 2016 B&B studio rebrands premium ‘honey’ water Just Bee with colourful and...

Hungarian partnership opens up new market for glass
06 June 2016 Hungarian partnership opens up new market for glass

Shiseido Americas Announces Agreement to Acquire Gurwitch Products
06 June 2016 Shiseido Americas Announces Agreement to Acquire Gurwitch Products

Tetra Pak Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030
06 June 2016 Tetra Pak Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

Hopsy Delivers “Smart Beer” to the Craft Brew Market
06 June 2016 Hopsy Delivers “Smart Beer” to the Craft Brew Market

Resin innovation helping to spur strong expansion in world specialty films market, according to Smithers Pira
03 June 2016 Resin innovation helping to spur strong expansion in world specialty...

Coop selects Albéa’s Tube+Pump solution for its WEL! Fruit Collection launch
03 June 2016 Coop selects Albéa’s Tube+Pump solution for its WEL! Fruit Collection launch

Comfort adds ‘Luxurious’ variant to Intense range Brand design and packaging developed by PB Creative
03 June 2016 Comfort adds ‘Luxurious’ variant to Intense range Brand design and...

BrewDog reveals brand identity for spirits arm Lone Wolf, designed by B&B studio
03 June 2016 BrewDog reveals brand identity for spirits arm Lone Wolf, designed by...

LEAFLAB CREATES A NEW APPROACH TO PACKAGING WITH COCOA BY-PRODUCTS
03 June 2016 LEAFLAB CREATES A NEW APPROACH TO PACKAGING WITH COCOA BY-PRODUCTS

UK Manufactured Security Seal Range Expanded
03 June 2016 UK Manufactured Security Seal Range Expanded

May 2016

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New Chlorine-free, compostable, FSC certified baking parchment from Bunzl Catering Supplies
23 May 2016 New Chlorine-free, compostable, FSC certified baking parchment from...

Corbion launches PLA portfolio of neat bioplastic resins for the North American market
23 May 2016 Corbion launches PLA portfolio of neat bioplastic resins for the...

Clarins use Pujolasos for the packaging of its new fragrance Azzaro Solarissimo Levanzo
23 May 2016 Clarins use Pujolasos for the packaging of its new fragrance...

on carton augmented reality: SIG Combibloc partners with Zappar
23 May 2016 on carton augmented reality: SIG Combibloc partners with Zappar

Can packaging help avoid food waste?
20 May 2016 Can packaging help avoid food waste?

REXAM COLLABORATES WITH HOFJÄGER TO CAN FIRST BEER FOR CHINESE MARKET
20 May 2016 REXAM COLLABORATES WITH HOFJÄGER TO CAN FIRST BEER FOR CHINESE MARKET

Hornall Anderson brews up a colourful redesign for Asda own label tea range
20 May 2016 Hornall Anderson brews up a colourful redesign for Asda own label tea range

JTI will appeal Plain Packaging Court decision
19 May 2016 JTI will appeal Plain Packaging Court decision

Bluemarlin creates stunning new TCHO Chocolate designs
19 May 2016 Bluemarlin creates stunning new TCHO Chocolate designs

Indie Beer Can Festival celebrates the fastest-growing trend in craft beer
19 May 2016 Indie Beer Can Festival celebrates the fastest-growing trend in craft beer

Pots & Co Chooses Aegg Pots for New British Airways Contract
19 May 2016 Pots & Co Chooses Aegg Pots for New British Airways Contract

WINNERS OF INNOCOS 2016 INNOVATION LEADER OF YEAR ANNOUNCED
19 May 2016 WINNERS OF INNOCOS 2016 INNOVATION LEADER OF YEAR ANNOUNCED

Safe & Circular: boosting recycling rates and ensuring food safety
17 May 2016

The Newmarket Gin launches with horse racing themed design by Nude Brand Creation
17 May 2016 The Newmarket Gin launches with horse racing themed design by Nude...

Dragon Rouge designs Danone’s newly launched indulgence Oykos Whip’n’Mix
17 May 2016 Dragon Rouge designs Danone’s newly launched indulgence Oykos Whip’n’Mix

BRC GLOBAL STANDARDS HELD INAURGURAL FOOD SAFETY AWARDS CEREMONY IN TAMPA FLORIDA
17 May 2016 BRC GLOBAL STANDARDS HELD INAURGURAL FOOD SAFETY AWARDS CEREMONY IN...

Beverage, Glass and Recycling Industry Leaders Join Forces to Strengthen Glass Recycling
11 May 2016 Beverage, Glass and Recycling Industry Leaders Join Forces to...

Essential oils sector ready for REACH challenge
11 May 2016 Essential oils sector ready for REACH challenge

Coty Inc. Announces Update on Transaction with P&G Beauty Brands
11 May 2016 Coty Inc. Announces Update on Transaction with P&G Beauty Brands

Alpura launches an innovation on the Mexican market
10 May 2016 Alpura launches an innovation on the Mexican market

Magners set to shake-up apple cider category
10 May 2016 Magners set to shake-up apple cider category

MACFARLANE GROUP ACQUIRES EDWARD MCNEIL
10 May 2016 MACFARLANE GROUP ACQUIRES EDWARD MCNEIL

Pro Mach Expands Pharmaceutical Packaging Capabilities and Integrated Solution Offering with Acquisition of NJM Packaging
10 May 2016 Pro Mach Expands Pharmaceutical Packaging Capabilities and...

H.B. Fuller Company Acquires Advanced Adhesives
10 May 2016 H.B. Fuller Company Acquires Advanced Adhesives

Cooler Box carton developed for beverage brands
04 May 2016 Cooler Box carton developed for beverage brands

jkr creates refreshed brand identity for IRN-BRU
04 May 2016 jkr creates refreshed brand identity for IRN-BRU

Yoghurt sauces with fish-shaped packaging design
04 May 2016 Yoghurt sauces with fish-shaped packaging design

PASSION FOR BEER MEETS PASSION FOR LABELS
04 May 2016 PASSION FOR BEER MEETS PASSION FOR LABELS

April 2016

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Ball Reaches Agreement with Ardagh for the Sale and Purchase of Divestment Assets
25 April 2016 Ball Reaches Agreement with Ardagh for the Sale and Purchase of...

RB, Lions Health & Save The Children join forces to tackle air pollution
25 April 2016 RB, Lions Health & Save The Children join forces to tackle air pollution

First Tetra Top carton bottle with bio-based plastic hits the market with JUST water
25 April 2016 First Tetra Top carton bottle with bio-based plastic hits the market...

Recycling - it's a generation game
22 April 2016 Recycling - it's a generation game

A nation of recyclers - 95% of Brits recycle
22 April 2016 A nation of recyclers - 95% of Brits recycle

Avantium raises 20M in a financing round led by PMV
22 April 2016 Avantium raises 20M in a financing round led by PMV

Crown And Nestlé Collaborate To Revolutionize Coffee Packaging
22 April 2016 Crown And Nestlé Collaborate To Revolutionize Coffee Packaging

Coca-Cola Great Britain announces next step in strategy to help people reduce their sugar and calorie intake
22 April 2016 Coca-Cola Great Britain announces next step in strategy to help people...

Coca-Cola Reveals New "One-Brand" Packaging
21 April 2016 Coca-Cola Reveals New "One-Brand" Packaging

Estée Lauder and Victoria Beckham Launch a Limited-Edition Makeup
21 April 2016 Estée Lauder and Victoria Beckham Launch a Limited-Edition Makeup

Global Forest Products Industry is Part of the Solution to Climate Change
21 April 2016 Global Forest Products Industry is Part of the Solution to Climate Change

Circular Economy: from targets to reality
21 April 2016 Circular Economy: from targets to reality

Newton’s plucks inspiration from science with natural drink designed by Parker Williams
07 April 2016 Newton’s plucks inspiration from science with natural drink designed...

Macfarlane Group Acquires Colton Packaging Teesside
07 April 2016 Macfarlane Group Acquires Colton Packaging Teesside

Tetra Pak acquires Dutch cheese mould leader Laude
07 April 2016 Tetra Pak acquires Dutch cheese mould leader Laude

rlc produces premium packaging for Swiss chocolate brand Cailler
07 April 2016 rlc produces premium packaging for Swiss chocolate brand Cailler

MAYDAY DESIGNS ARE NEAT AND SWEET
06 April 2016 MAYDAY DESIGNS ARE NEAT AND SWEET

Because every can counts - Pepsi Cola is raising awareness for beverage can recycling
06 April 2016 Because every can counts - Pepsi Cola is raising awareness for beverage...

APEAL MARKS 30 YEARS BY LOOKING TO THE FUTURE OF STEEL FOR PACKAGING
06 April 2016 APEAL MARKS 30 YEARS BY LOOKING TO THE FUTURE OF STEEL FOR PACKAGING

Cartonboard industry looks east for five-year growth
06 April 2016 Cartonboard industry looks east for five-year growth

PB Creative designs new look for Lynx
06 April 2016 PB Creative designs new look for LynxBold new packaging reinforces...

South Wine Company opts for SIG Combibloc’s filling technology and packaging
04 April 2016 South Wine Company opts for SIG Combibloc’s filling technology and packaging

BANDESUR and AIMPLAS develop new sustainable foamed packages resistant to microwave heating
04 April 2016 BANDESUR and AIMPLAS develop new sustainable foamed packages resistant...

Introducing the RajaSafe Impact Protect Box
01 April 2016 Introducing the RajaSafe Impact Protect Box

March 2016

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CONTAINER DEPOSITS UNDERMINE RECYCLING AND DON’T PREVENT LITTER
24 March 2016 CONTAINER DEPOSITS UNDERMINE RECYCLING AND DON’T PREVENT LITTER

A New Web Platform, a New Brand Identity for MarineLitterSolutions.com
24 March 2016 A New Web Platform, a New Brand Identity for MarineLitterSolutions.com

Unilever announces partnership platform to help tackle global climate challenges
24 March 2016 Unilever announces partnership platform to help tackle global climate challenges

New analysis of UK recovered plastics gives clarity to market situation
24 March 2016 New analysis of UK recovered plastics gives clarity to market situation

Beautiful new labels in rebrand of Bramley and Gage artisan liqueurs and premium gin
24 March 2016 Beautiful new labels in rebrand of Bramley and Gage artisan liqueurs...

Copackers from all over Europe to gather at 2nd ECPA Conference in 2016
24 March 2016 Copackers from all over Europe to gather at 2nd ECPA Conference in 2016

FPA WELCOMES 2025 COURTAULD COMMITMENT
24 March 2016 FPA WELCOMES 2025 COURTAULD COMMITMENT

Food Industry Must Prepare For British Food Allergy Explosion, Warns Trace One
24 March 2016 Food Industry Must Prepare For British Food Allergy Explosion, Warns Trace One

Coca-Cola Enterprises and Keep Britain Tidy release research into soft drinks litter behaviour
24 March 2016 Coca-Cola Enterprises and Keep Britain Tidy release research into soft...

BASF and Avantium intend to establish joint venture
24 March 2016 BASF and Avantium intend to establish joint venture

New product development stimulates market growth for PET packaging, according to Smithers Pira
24 March 2016 New product development stimulates market growth for PET packaging,...

Exceptional New Glass Packaging for Tomatin
24 March 2016 Exceptional New Glass Packaging for Tomatin

Coca-Cola Enterprises and Cranfield University launch vision for sustainable food and drink manufacturing
21 March 2016 Coca-Cola Enterprises and Cranfield University launch vision for...

L'Oréal signs new exclusive license agreement with Image Metrics for new makeup services
14 March 2016 L'Oréal signs new exclusive license agreement with Image Metrics for...

Nature MultiPack world premier set for Evian ‘prestige’ PET bottles
14 March 2016 Nature MultiPack world premier set for Evian ‘prestige’ PET bottles

A new recycling method for fresh fish boxes allows to obtain insulations for construction
14 March 2016 A new recycling method for fresh fish boxes allows to obtain insulations...

ALPLA receives international awards for revolutionary development in extrusion blow moulding
14 March 2016 ALPLA receives international awards for revolutionary development...

Consumer engagement trend drives innovation in smart packaging, according to Smithers Pira
14 March 2016 Consumer engagement trend drives innovation in smart packaging, according...

Another positive year as European Beverage Can market enjoys 2% growth
14 March 2016 Another positive year as European Beverage Can market enjoys 2% growth

Bunzl announces further acquisitions
14 March 2016 Bunzl announces further acquisitions

FIRST EU CHEMICAL COMPANY TO SECURE NON GMO CERTIFICATION FOR TRIACETIN
09 March 2016 FIRST EU CHEMICAL COMPANY TO SECURE NON GMO CERTIFICATION FOR TRIACETIN

ANUTEC BRAZIL 2016: Successful against the trend
09 March 2016 ANUTEC BRAZIL 2016: Successful against the trend

Phresh's fruits and vegetables Food Protectors crowdfunding campaign passes Kickstarter target
08 March 2016 Phresh's fruits and vegetables Food Protectors crowdfunding campaign...

February 2016

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ORGANIC MARKET GROWTH CONTINUES
29 February 2016 ORGANIC MARKET GROWTH CONTINUES

RISING DEMAND GROUNDS FOR OPTIMISM IN PLASTICS INDUSTRY SURVEY
29 February 2016 RISING DEMAND GROUNDS FOR OPTIMISM IN PLASTICS INDUSTRY SURVEY

Beverage Can Makers Europe launches new website
29 February 2016 Beverage Can Makers Europe launches new website

drinktec 2017: Focus on sustainable packaging
26 February 2016 drinktec 2017: Focus on sustainable packaging

Thinfilm and Constantia Flexibles Partner to Deliver Smart Packaging Solutions
26 February 2016 Thinfilm and Constantia Flexibles Partner to Deliver Smart Packaging Solutions

the "clean label" conundrum
26 February 2016

Coty Inc. Announces Receipt of Unconditional Antitrust Clearance from European Commission in Connection With P&G Specialty Beauty Business Merger
26 February 2016 Coty Inc. Announces Receipt of Unconditional Antitrust Clearance...

Pint-sized York agency wins prestigious design award for beer branding
24 February 2016 Pint-sized York agency wins prestigious design award for beer branding

Newby Teas awarded Silver at the DBA Awards for Silken Pyramids range
24 February 2016 Newby Teas awarded Silver at the DBA Awards for Silken Pyramids range

Sustainable Foods Summit Calls for Greater Disruption
24 February 2016 Sustainable Foods Summit Calls for Greater Disruption

Tesco finest llimited edition Valentine’s Day meal shot by Parker Williams
24 February 2016 Tesco finest llimited edition Valentine’s Day meal shot by Parker Williams

Coley Porter Bell develops brand concept for Ambrosia’s new Frozen range
24 February 2016 Coley Porter Bell develops brand concept for Ambrosia’s new Frozen range

Unilever announces new global zero waste to landfill achievement
24 February 2016 Unilever announces new global zero waste to landfill achievement

Tetra Pak releases whitepaper on heating process for food with particles
17 February 2016 Tetra Pak releases whitepaper on heating process for food with particles

Intrepid Fox Launches ‘Own Brand’ Option
15 February 2016 Intrepid Fox Launches ‘Own Brand’ Option

jkr wins silver at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards for IRN-BRU’s Tartan Army
15 February 2016 jkr wins silver at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards for IRN-BRU’s Tartan Army

Smart packaging, at the core of the Dibbiopack European Project
15 February 2016 Smart packaging, at the core of the Dibbiopack European Project

FRENCH DECREE SUPPORTS BIOBASED AND HOME-COMPOSTABLE BAGS No single-use plastic bags as of 1 July 2016
15 February 2016 FRENCH DECREE SUPPORTS BIOBASED AND HOME-COMPOSTABLE BAGS No...

Anheuser-Busch InBev receives a binding offer from Asahi to acquire part of SABMiller's European Business
15 February 2016 Anheuser-Busch InBev receives a binding offer from Asahi to acquire part...

REXAM SUPPORTS SWEDISH CRAFT BREWER WITH FIRST CANNED BEER RANGE
15 February 2016 REXAM SUPPORTS SWEDISH CRAFT BREWER WITH FIRST CANNED BEER RANGE

Sugary drinks tax likely to leave a bitter taste for drinks manufacturers unless action is taken, says Crimson & Co
15 February 2016 Sugary drinks tax likely to leave a bitter taste for drinks...

THE COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES INTO THE LUXURY YOGHURT BAY & BRINGS INNOVATION & EXCITEMENT TO THE CATEGORY WITH NEW RANGE
15 February 2016 THE COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES INTO THE LUXURY YOGHURT BAY & BRINGS INNOVATION...

MAYDAY FOR THE GREAT BRITISH REFRESHER
15 February 2016 MAYDAY FOR THE GREAT BRITISH REFRESHER

Boosting the Circular Economy: European project to promote separate paper collection launched
15 February 2016 Boosting the Circular Economy: European project to promote separate...

Tetra Pak launches booklet on Extended Shelf Life for dairy products
15 February 2016 Tetra Pak launches booklet on Extended Shelf Life for dairy products

Cranberry to Bring the Taste of Happiness to Self-Service Market
15 February 2016 Cranberry to Bring the Taste of Happiness to Self-Service Market

Artexis Easyfairs has announced its acquisition of French company Oriex
10 February 2016 Artexis Easyfairs has announced its acquisition of French company Oriex

Nestlé Skin Health Invests $46 Million in Factory Extension in Canada
10 February 2016 Nestlé Skin Health Invests $46 Million in Factory Extension in Canada

January 2016

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COCA-COLA ZERO CHERRY UNVEILED IN NEW PACK FORMAT
29 January 2016 COCA-COLA ZERO CHERRY UNVEILED IN NEW PACK FORMAT

Tiffany & Co. and Coty Inc. announce new fragrance agreement
29 January 2016 Tiffany & Co. and Coty Inc. announce new fragrance agreement

Tesco Free From range starts 2016 with new look and feel developed by Coley Porter Bell
29 January 2016 Tesco Free From range starts 2016 with new look and feel developed by...

Bioplastics Play Essential Role in Future Circular Plastics Economy
29 January 2016 Bioplastics Play Essential Role in Future Circular Plastics Economy

NXP and Guala Closures to Bring Smart-Security NFC Closure Solutions to the Wine & Spirits Market
29 January 2016 NXP and Guala Closures to Bring Smart-Security NFC Closure Solutions to...

Second success for SAICA with Weetabix Collaboration Award
29 January 2016 Second success for SAICA with Weetabix Collaboration Award

Royston Labels’ unique label complements Silent Pool’s new gin release
29 January 2016 Royston Labels’ unique label complements Silent Pool’s new gin release

Aluminium Market Report
29 January 2016 Aluminium Market Report

Coca-Cola Enterprises removes more sugar from Coca-Cola Life
29 January 2016 Coca-Cola Enterprises removes more sugar from Coca-Cola Life

ICONIC CARIBBEAN BRAND OWNER TO ACHIEVE 40% INCREASE IN PLANT CAPACITY WITH INTRODUCTION OF SIDEL COMPLETE LINE
29 January 2016 ICONIC CARIBBEAN BRAND OWNER TO ACHIEVE 40% INCREASE IN PLANT CAPACITY...

MCDONALD’S PARTNERS WITH JAMES CROPPER FOR PIONEERING RECYCLING TRIAL
29 January 2016 MCDONALD’S PARTNERS WITH JAMES CROPPER FOR PIONEERING RECYCLING TRIAL

Anellotech and Suntory Enter Next Phase of Strategic Partnership to Develop 100 Percent Bio-Based Plastics for Sustainable Beverage Bottles
18 January 2016 Anellotech and Suntory Enter Next Phase of Strategic Partnership to...

SARSON’S LAUNCHES ARTISTIC LIMITED EDITION BOTTLE
18 January 2016 SARSON’S LAUNCHES ARTISTIC LIMITED EDITION BOTTLE

John Lewis creates 60 jobs at third national distribution centre in Milton Keynes
18 January 2016 John Lewis creates 60 jobs at third national distribution centre in...

Launch of digital print book by Silas Amos
18 January 2016 Launch of digital print book by Silas Amos

THE GROOVY FOOD COMPANY LAUNCHES RAW, ORGANIC, UNREFINED COCONUT FLOUR TO MEET GROWING DEMAND FOR GRAIN FREE PRODUCTS
15 January 2016 THE GROOVY FOOD COMPANY LAUNCHES RAW, ORGANIC, UNREFINED COCONUT FLOUR...

Ten things to watch in fast moving consumer goods for 2016
15 January 2016 Ten things to watch in fast moving consumer goods for 2016

Organic Beauty from the Sea
14 January 2016 Organic Beauty from the Sea

Heinz Baby drives category with innovative new packaging
14 January 2016 Heinz Baby drives category with innovative new packaging

Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Results
14 January 2016 Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Results

L'Oréal Debuts First-Ever Stretchable Electronic UV Monitor at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show
14 January 2016 L'Oréal Debuts First-Ever Stretchable Electronic UV Monitor at the...

Kite Packaging and Audion Swissvac will hold the largest ever stand seen at Empack 2016
07 January 2016 Kite Packaging and Audion Swissvac will hold the largest ever stand seen...

BIG HITTERS TO SPEAK AT PACKAGING INNOVATIONS NEC 2016
05 January 2016 BIG HITTERS TO SPEAK AT PACKAGING INNOVATIONS NEC 2016

Jones and Thinfilm Create 'Smart Packaging' Solution for Top Pharmaceutical Brands
05 January 2016 Jones and Thinfilm Create 'Smart Packaging' Solution for Top...

Ball Completes Acquisition of Brazilian Joint Venture
05 January 2016 Ball Completes Acquisition of Brazilian Joint Venture

December 2015

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RPC & GCS, SIGNING OF THE DEAL
22 December 2015 RPC & GCS, SIGNING OF THE DEAL

Kleenex Brand Introduces New Facial Cleansing Line
21 December 2015 Kleenex Brand Introduces New Facial Cleansing Line

Star Wars Volvic bottles’ pre-Christmas launch set to have universal appeal but limited editions can be released any time of year
21 December 2015 Star Wars Volvic bottles’ pre-Christmas launch set to have universal...

Mintel announces six packaging trends set to impact global markets in 2016
21 December 2015 Mintel announces six packaging trends set to impact global markets in 2016

THE COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES CHERRY SKU WITH ALCOHOLIC MORELLO CHERRY & KIRSCH LIMITED EDITION
21 December 2015 THE COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES CHERRY SKU WITH ALCOHOLIC MORELLO CHERRY &...

Empac Returns to the NEC
21 December 2015 Empac Returns to the NEC

Sgsco and Webb deVlam form strategic partnership
17 December 2015 Sgsco and Webb deVlam form strategic partnership

Mild conservation makes dry foods safer
17 December 2015 Mild conservation makes dry foods safer

Metal cans on the rise in flourishing packaged water market
16 December 2015 Metal cans on the rise in flourishing packaged water market

Anheuser-Busch Launches New Brand Platform-Best Damn Brewing Co.-With Best Damn Root Beer
16 December 2015 Anheuser-Busch Launches New Brand Platform-Best Damn Brewing Co.-With...

P&G Releases 2015 Sustainability Report, Detailing Progress against 2020 Environmental and Social Goals
16 December 2015 P&G Releases 2015 Sustainability Report, Detailing Progress against...

Ardagh Group Debuts New 1.5 Liter Bordeaux Wine Bottle Compliant with LCBO Standards
16 December 2015 Ardagh Group Debuts New 1.5 Liter Bordeaux Wine Bottle Compliant with...

“Best Ever” GlassPrint 2015 Attracts Record Attendance
15 December 2015 “Best Ever” GlassPrint 2015 Attracts Record Attendance

BEVERAGE CARTON MAINTAINS GROWTH IN RECYCLING
15 December 2015 BEVERAGE CARTON MAINTAINS GROWTH IN RECYCLING RATES – 43 % OF...

2nd drupa Global Insights Report Touch the future – Applications that can create growth
10 December 2015 2nd drupa Global Insights Report Touch the future – Applications that...

MARMITE DIVIDES THE NATION With the launch of new Christmas limited edition jars with designs
07 December 2015 MARMITE DIVIDES THE NATION With the launch of new Christmas limited...

Plastic packaging waste statistics 2014
07 December 2015 Plastic packaging waste statistics 2014

WPO selects winners of WorldStar Awards 2016
07 December 2015 WPO selects winners of WorldStar Awards 2016

EMBALLAGE & MANUTENTION Exhibitions become ALL4PACK Paris
07 December 2015 EMBALLAGE & MANUTENTION Exhibitions become ALL4PACK Paris

BPF Responds to Circular Economy Package
07 December 2015 BPF Responds to Circular Economy Package

Unilever Sells Motions, Just for Me, Consort, Groom & Clean, and the TCB Brand in Africa to Strength of Nature
03 December 2015 Unilever Sells Motions, Just for Me, Consort, Groom & Clean, and the...

It’s a Dog’s Life for Equator at Waitrose
03 December 2015 It’s a Dog’s Life for Equator at Waitrose

REDSHOE REVAMPS ENTIRE EUROPEAN TURTLE WAX BRAND
03 December 2015 REDSHOE REVAMPS ENTIRE EUROPEAN TURTLE WAX BRAND

CEPI response to Circular Economy
03 December 2015 CEPI response to Circular Economy

EUROPEAN CONTAINER GLASS INDUSTRY WELCOMES LONG AWAITED CIRCULAR ECONOMY PACKAGE
03 December 2015 EUROPEAN CONTAINER GLASS INDUSTRY WELCOMES LONG AWAITED CIRCULAR...

EUROPEN welcomes the European Commission’s holistic approach towards a competitive and resource efficient Circular Economy
03 December 2015 EUROPEN welcomes the European Commission’s holistic approach towards...

Circular Economy proposals fall short in promoting the use of renewable materials and innovation in recycling technologies
03 December 2015 Circular Economy proposals fall short in promoting the use of...

COMMISSION’S CIRCULAR ECONOMY PROPOSAL LEAVES ROOM FOR MORE AMBITIOUS ACTIONS ON BIO-INDUSTRIES SUCH AS BIOPLASTICS
03 December 2015 COMMISSION’S CIRCULAR ECONOMY PROPOSAL LEAVES ROOM FOR MORE AMBITIOUS...

The Paper Packaging Industry’s view on the Circular Economy Legislative Package
02 December 2015 The Paper Packaging Industry’s view on the Circular Economy Legislative Package

Pack2Go Europe welcomes more balanced EU Circular Economy
02 December 2015 Pack2Go Europe welcomes more balanced EU Circular Economy

November 2015

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PPS creates packaging for South Africa’s leading drinks producer
23 November 2015 PPS creates packaging for South Africa’s leading drinks producer

MINTON SPRING WATER FOUNDERS ENTER JUICE & SMOOTHIE CATEGORY WITH PRESSCRIPTION
23 November 2015

Kering publishes its Group E P&L results and provides businesses with a tool to better address impacts of Climate Change
23 November 2015 Kering publishes its Group E P&L results and provides businesses with a...

Calvin Klein releases new gender-free fragrance aimed at Millenials
23 November 2015 Calvin Klein releases new gender-free fragrance aimed at Millenials

LVMH announces the implementation of an internal carbon fund of more than 5 million euros
23 November 2015 LVMH announces the implementation of an internal carbon fund of more than...

WORKSHOP'S NEW PACKAGE
23 November 2015 WORKSHOP'S NEW PACKAGE

Kerry Foods innovative Yollies packed in Amcor’s stay fresh pods are winners at The UK Packaging Awards 2015
20 November 2015 Kerry Foods innovative Yollies packed in Amcor’s stay fresh pods are...

Anheuser-Busch InBev Announces Agreement with Molson Coors for Complete Divestiture of SABMiller's Interest in MillerCoors
20 November 2015 Anheuser-Busch InBev Announces Agreement with Molson Coors for...

ANTI-MICROBIAL PLASTICS - THE KEY TO COMBATING ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE AND HELPING DISEASE CONTROL
20 November 2015 ANTI-MICROBIAL PLASTICS - THE KEY TO COMBATING ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE...

Unilever and Enercon Industries win Package of the Year award
20 November 2015 Unilever and Enercon Industries win Package of the Year award

Industry praises The Print Show as inaugural event attracts thousands of visitors
20 November 2015 Industry praises The Print Show as inaugural event attracts thousands...

ACE UK becomes joint owner of OPRL Ltd
20 November 2015 ACE UK becomes joint owner of OPRL Ltd

BETTY’S TEA ROOMS CADDY TAKES 2015 ‘BEST IN METAL’ TITLE
20 November 2015

BIOPLASTICS ARE KEY TO UNLOCK EUROPE’S POTENTIAL FOR A RESOURCE-EFFICIENT ECONOMY
20 November 2015 BIOPLASTICS ARE KEY TO UNLOCK EUROPE’S POTENTIAL FOR A...

Authorities Must Defend EU Quality Norms
20 November 2015 Authorities Must Defend EU Quality Norms

Pizza Express appoints Sun Branding Solutions to rejuvenate ‘Cook at Home’ range
09 November 2015

AR Metallizing presents innovative sixpack packaging at BrauBeviale ’15
09 November 2015 AR Metallizing presents innovative sixpack packaging at BrauBeviale ’15

PASABAN LAUNCHES A SHEETER FOR CONVERTERS AND PRINTERS
09 November 2015 PASABAN LAUNCHES A SHEETER FOR CONVERTERS AND PRINTERS

GLOBAL BIOPLASTICS PRODUCTION CAPACITIES CONTINUE TO GROW DESPITE LOW OIL PRICE
09 November 2015 GLOBAL BIOPLASTICS PRODUCTION CAPACITIES CONTINUE TO GROW DESPITE LOW OIL PRICE

ProSweets Cologne: Techniques and solutions for the production and packing of sweets and snacks
09 November 2015 ProSweets Cologne: Techniques and solutions for the production and packing...

The Wensleydale Creamery Adds a Festive Touch to its Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese Packaging
05 November 2015 The Wensleydale Creamery Adds a Festive Touch to its Yorkshire...

REXAM ENGAGES WITH BRITISH CRAFT BREWERS AT CRAFT BEER MASTERCLASS
05 November 2015 REXAM ENGAGES WITH BRITISH CRAFT BREWERS AT CRAFT BEER MASTERCLASS

BRANSTON MAKES AUTUMN SPECIAL WITH NEW PRODUCT LINE UP
05 November 2015 BRANSTON MAKES AUTUMN SPECIAL WITH NEW PRODUCT LINE UP

COCA-COLA HBC ANNOUNCES NEW CARBON AND WATER COMMITMENTS
05 November 2015 COCA-COLA HBC ANNOUNCES NEW CARBON AND WATER COMMITMENTS

Royston Labels’ add innovation to new look whisky branding
05 November 2015 Royston Labels’ add innovation to new look whisky branding

From glass jars to carton packs – Waitrose opts for retortable combisafe
05 November 2015 From glass jars to carton packs – Waitrose opts for retortable combisafe

Danone and Mérieux NutriSciences enter into a global food safety partnership
05 November 2015 Danone and Mérieux NutriSciences enter into a global food safety partnership

BPF Annual Dinner Attracts Record Numbers
05 November 2015 BPF Annual Dinner Attracts Record Numbers

McDonald’s reaches Certified Fibre milestone for packaging in Europe
02 November 2015 McDonald’s reaches Certified Fibre milestone for packaging in Europe

October 2015

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In brands we trust? The largest study of its kind reveals why we do and why trust is a must.
27 October 2015 In brands we trust? The largest study of its kind reveals why we do and...

Direct Container Print 2015 Confirms Conference Programme
26 October 2015 Direct Container Print 2015 Confirms Conference Programme

European Bioplastics accuses additive producers of 'greenwashing'
26 October 2015 European Bioplastics accuses additive producers of 'greenwashing'

Ecolean strengthens its Asian presence –new office opens in Japan
26 October 2015 Ecolean strengthens its Asian presence –new office opens in Japan

Nude Brand Creation wins at Drinks International Travel Retail awards
26 October 2015 Nude Brand Creation wins at Drinks International Travel Retail awards

UK’s LARGEST PACKAGING EVENT GEARS UP FOR 2016
26 October 2015 UK’s LARGEST PACKAGING EVENT GEARS UP FOR 2016

CROWN EXHIBITS INTELLIGENT SOLUTIONS AT EURASIA PACKAGING 2015
23 October 2015 CROWN EXHIBITS INTELLIGENT SOLUTIONS AT EURASIA PACKAGING 2015

Badoit Launches Signature Sparkling Water into Sleek Cans
23 October 2015 Badoit Launches Signature Sparkling Water into Sleek Cans

Merck Presents First Curiosity Report in the U.S. to Help Drive Innovation
23 October 2015 Merck Presents First Curiosity Report in the U.S. to Help Drive Innovation

Unilever reaches new zero landfill milestone
23 October 2015 Unilever reaches new zero landfill milestone

IFFA 2016 - The Leading International Show for Meat Processing & Packaging
23 October 2015 IFFA 2016 - The Leading International Show for Meat Processing & Packaging

REXAM CREATES 990 DESIGNS FOR BALTIKA #3 RUSSIAN BEER LIMITED COLLECTION
23 October 2015 REXAM CREATES 990 DESIGNS FOR BALTIKA #3 RUSSIAN BEER LIMITED COLLECTION

SIDEL’S PET PACKAGING EXPERTISE IN OCTEVILLE FRANCE HELPS BIOHUB RESEARCH PROJECT REACH SUCCESSFUL CONCLUSION
23 October 2015 SIDEL’S PET PACKAGING EXPERTISE IN OCTEVILLE FRANCE HELPS BIOHUB...

Pieminister’s new packaging takes its lead from the sharp new look of its latest restaurants
23 October 2015 Pieminister’s new packaging takes its lead from the sharp new look of...

REDSHOE CREATES BRANDING FOR THE UK’S FIRST RANGE OF FREE FROM MEALS FOR KIDS –
21 October 2015 REDSHOE CREATES BRANDING FOR THE UK’S FIRST RANGE OF FREE FROM MEALS FOR...

Innovations driving growth ahead of challenging markets
21 October 2015 Innovations driving growth ahead of challenging markets

GRANT’S UNVEILS NEW ELEMENTARY RANGE WITH STRIKING NEW SCIENTIFIC LOOK
20 October 2015 GRANT’S UNVEILS NEW ELEMENTARY RANGE WITH STRIKING NEW SCIENTIFIC LOOK

Rigid Plastic Packaging Market Forecast 2015-2025
16 October 2015 Rigid Plastic Packaging Market Forecast 2015-2025

Shiseido Executes Renovation of the SHISEIDO Brand Based on Empathy to Establish Itself as a Global Marketing Company from Japan
16 October 2015 Shiseido Executes Renovation of the SHISEIDO Brand Based on Empathy...

Bluemarlin creates visual identities for Norac Foods’ Bakerly
16 October 2015 Bluemarlin creates visual identities for Norac Foods’ Bakerly

Light and innovative: BERICAP closures at Brau
15 October 2015 Light and innovative: BERICAP closures at Brau

Next Generation LCA Reveals One Hundred Times Lower Impact on Global Climate for 100% PCW Recycled Coated Paper vs. Virgin
14 October 2015 Next Generation LCA Reveals One Hundred Times Lower Impact on Global...

L'Oréal launches a sustainable quinoa husk sourcing programme
14 October 2015 L'Oréal launches a sustainable quinoa husk sourcing programme

Self-Adhesive Labels Market worth 36.92 Billion USD by 2020
14 October 2015 Self-Adhesive Labels Market worth 36.92 Billion USD by 2020

PET drinks bottles – Masters of recycling
12 October 2015 PET drinks bottles – Masters of recycling

Flexible in function, high on impact
12 October 2015 Flexible in function, high on impact

Arrowhead 100% Mountain Spring Water to significantly increase recycled content in plastic bottles
12 October 2015 Arrowhead 100% Mountain Spring Water to significantly increase...

Unique Euregio event addresses the future of packaging materials
12 October 2015 Unique Euregio event addresses the future of packaging materials

Consumer Concerns Driving Green Home Cleaning Product Sales
08 October 2015 Consumer Concerns Driving Green Home Cleaning Product Sales

Ardagh and JDO create ripples for new Catto's whisky
08 October 2015 Ardagh and JDO create ripples for new Catto's whisky

Avery Dennison introduces glass labelling technology to boost recycling yields
08 October 2015 Avery Dennison introduces glass labelling technology to boost recycling yields

LAKE IMAGE SYSTEMS WINS THE LABEL INDUSTRY GLOBAL AWARD FOR INNOVATION
08 October 2015 LAKE IMAGE SYSTEMS WINS THE LABEL INDUSTRY GLOBAL AWARD FOR INNOVATION

Færch Plast acquires Sealed Air's European Food Trays Business
08 October 2015 Færch Plast acquires Sealed Air's European Food Trays Business

bottlegreen relaunches range with new designs by Ziggurat Brands
02 October 2015 bottlegreen relaunches range with new designs by Ziggurat Brands

Hornall Anderson helps to redesign Jamie Oliver range
02 October 2015 Hornall Anderson helps to redesign Jamie Oliver range

Cardia secures European patent protection for its bioplastics technology
02 October 2015 Cardia secures European patent protection for its bioplastics technology

Miami based Oceanica Crab Meat appoint The CLIP Group branding agency
02 October 2015 Miami based Oceanica Crab Meat appoint The CLIP Group branding agency

Intrepid Fox launches direct delivery
02 October 2015 Intrepid Fox launches direct delivery

Coca-Cola Enterprises brings recycling fun to Rugby World Cup 2015
02 October 2015 Coca-Cola Enterprises brings recycling fun to Rugby World Cup 2015

September 2015

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Convenient and Sustainable: Ceresana Analyzes the European Market for Food Packaging
28 September 2015 Convenient and Sustainable: Ceresana Analyzes the European Market for...

Global aluminium foil demand to add 1 million tons over next 5 years
28 September 2015 Global aluminium foil demand to add 1 million tons over next 5 years

All Eyes On the Can - Ball's Latest Technologies at BrauBeviale
28 September 2015 All Eyes On the Can - Ball's Latest Technologies at BrauBeviale

Circular Economy Package Joint cross-industry packaging value chain recommendations
25 September 2015 Circular Economy Package Joint cross-industry packaging value...

Bedlam Brews in Beatson Bottles
25 September 2015 Bedlam Brews in Beatson Bottles

Coley Porter Bell Revives Jordans FRUSLi Range
25 September 2015 Coley Porter Bell Revives Jordans FRUSLi Range

Cranberry Enterprise Launches New Gourmet Range Following Brand Overhaul
25 September 2015 Cranberry Enterprise Launches New Gourmet Range Following Brand Overhaul

Ardagh Supports Glass Packaging Institute Launch of 'Upgrade to Glass' Website
25 September 2015 Ardagh Supports Glass Packaging Institute Launch of 'Upgrade to Glass' Website

MIT Scientist and “4D Printing” Pioneer Skylar Tibbits Joins Global Plastics Summit Program as Innovation Keynote Speaker
25 September 2015 MIT Scientist and “4D Printing” Pioneer Skylar Tibbits Joins Global...

Amcor and Bosch partnership develops the optimal material for Bosch’s new Doy Zip bag vertical machine
25 September 2015 Amcor and Bosch partnership develops the optimal material for Bosch’s new...

BASF's Formulation Additives business launched sustainability initiative
25 September 2015 BASF's Formulation Additives business launched sustainability initiative

RadiciGroup releases its Sustainability Report.
25 September 2015

Sustainable sourcing identified as the biggest sustainability challenge by suppliers
24 September 2015 Sustainable sourcing identified as the biggest sustainability challenge...

Comprehensive content programme set to spark change at The Print Show
24 September 2015 Comprehensive content programme set to spark change at The Print Show

95% of Consumers Buy Private Brands but Concerns in Food Quality and Safety Point to Need for Greater Transparency
24 September 2015 95% of Consumers Buy Private Brands but Concerns in Food Quality and...

France lifts ban on international trade of food contact materials with BPA content
23 September 2015 France lifts ban on international trade of food contact materials with...

NVC Position Paper ‘Better health by caring for packaging’
14 September 2015 NVC Position Paper ‘Better health by caring for packaging’

GLASS RECYCLING HITS 73% IN THE EU
14 September 2015 GLASS RECYCLING HITS 73% IN THE EU

LUXE PACK MONACO 2015 EXHIBITORS
14 September 2015 LUXE PACK MONACO 2015 EXHIBITORS

President Juncker got it wrong on retail
14 September 2015 President Juncker got it wrong on retail

Coca-Cola Enterprises joins Dow Jones Sustainability Index listing
14 September 2015 Coca-Cola Enterprises joins Dow Jones Sustainability Index listing

Coley Porter Bell develops new packaging for Chivas 12 Years Old
14 September 2015 Coley Porter Bell develops new packaging for Chivas 12 Years Old

ADA Cosmetics International Acquires Pacific Direct
11 September 2015 ADA Cosmetics International Acquires Pacific Direct

Emerging haptics find their niches
11 September 2015 Emerging haptics find their niches

Cognex at PPMA
11 September 2015 Cognex at PPMA

Siemens becomes a strategic automation partner for GlaxoSmithKline
11 September 2015 Siemens becomes a strategic automation partner for GlaxoSmithKline

Ambient drinking yoghurt: untapped global potential
11 September 2015 Ambient drinking yoghurt: untapped global potential

Win for Ardagh at the first international Resource Recovery Awards
11 September 2015 Win for Ardagh at the first international Resource Recovery Awards

GLACÉAU SMARTWATER URGES CONSUMERS TO ‘TRY AND CONVERT’ WITH ITS NEW RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 CAMPAIGN
11 September 2015 GLACÉAU SMARTWATER URGES CONSUMERS TO ‘TRY AND CONVERT’ WITH ITS NEW...

OPRL Celebrates 100 PerCenters’ Perfection
11 September 2015 OPRL Celebrates 100 PerCenters’ Perfection

Labelexpo Europe puts spotlight on technology of tomorrow
09 September 2015 Labelexpo Europe puts spotlight on technology of tomorrow

Packaging Success Stories Unwrapped
09 September 2015 Packaging Success Stories Unwrapped

Innovation is the Focus at London’s Biggest Packaging Show
09 September 2015 Innovation is the Focus at London’s Biggest Packaging Show

August 2015

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CUCKOO BIRCHER MUESLI REBRANDS, LAUNCHES NEW PACK SIZE & SIGNS DEAL WITH BIDVEST 3663 TO GROW SALES
26 August 2015 CUCKOO BIRCHER MUESLI REBRANDS, LAUNCHES NEW PACK SIZE & SIGNS DEAL...

Kao to Launch New Prestige Cosmetics Brand SOFINA iP
26 August 2015 Kao to Launch New Prestige Cosmetics Brand 'SOFINA iP'

Oliver & Greg’s announce fresh new look and feel for its wine range
26 August 2015 Oliver & Greg’s announce fresh new look and feel for its wine range

Microscan Announces Acquisition of Label Vision Systems
26 August 2015 Microscan Announces Acquisition of Label Vision Systems

Molson Coors release 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report
26 August 2015 Molson Coors release 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report

Avon Presents Research Behind Groundbreaking Discovery at Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology
26 August 2015 Avon Presents Research Behind Groundbreaking Discovery at Meeting of...

The award winners for the 2015 Starpack Awards have been announced.
26 August 2015 The award winners for the 2015 Starpack Awards have been announced.

SOUTH AMERICAN RELEASE LINER MARKET
26 August 2015 SOUTH AMERICAN RELEASE LINER MARKET

PB Creative have collaborated with Comfort to design an exciting new range of ultra concentrated Fabric Conditioners for Unilever.
26 August 2015 PB Creative have collaborated with Comfort to design an exciting new range...

Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies Market Forecast 2015-2025
26 August 2015 Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies Market Forecast 2015-2025

MP vows to defend SMEs from REACH
26 August 2015 MP vows to defend SMEs from REACH

EPDA REACHES OUT TO PLASTICS INDUSTRY ON EU LEGISLATION
26 August 2015 EPDA REACHES OUT TO PLASTICS INDUSTRY ON EU LEGISLATION

Birds Eye expands repertoire with new product launches
24 August 2015 Birds Eye expands repertoire with new product launches

Inter Parfums, Inc. reports 2015 second quarter results
24 August 2015 Inter Parfums, Inc. reports 2015 second quarter results

Arla enters dairy drinks category with two new launches
24 August 2015 Arla enters dairy drinks category with two new launches

Yogiyo launches range of Korean sauces
19 August 2015 Yogiyo launches range of Korean sauces

Tracklements Redesign
19 August 2015 Tracklements Redesign

Arla welcomes Asda’s price increase & commitment to sign-up to its farmer-owned marque
19 August 2015 Arla welcomes Asda’s price increase & commitment to sign-up to...

Ceresana Analyzes the European Plastics Market
19 August 2015 Ceresana Analyzes the European Plastics Market

WestRock Introduces FlexFit, a Spouted Dispensing Closure for Flexible Pouches
17 August 2015 WestRock Introduces FlexFit, a Spouted Dispensing Closure for Flexible Pouches

Pre-qualified thermal delivery systems for temperature-sensitive products
17 August 2015 Pre-qualified thermal delivery systems for temperature-sensitive products

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 10TH EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE 2015
17 August 2015 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 10TH EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE 2015

Pact Group and LiquiGlide Collaborate on Nonstick Paint Packaging Solutions
17 August 2015 Pact Group and LiquiGlide Collaborate on Nonstick Paint Packaging Solutions

Fakuma 2015: Ceresana Presents First Study About the European Plastics Market
14 August 2015 Fakuma 2015: Ceresana Presents First Study About the European Plastics Market

Crystal-clear product protection
14 August 2015 Crystal-clear product protection

BRC Global Standards UPDATE the BRC Global Standards Directory
14 August 2015 BRC Global Standards UPDATE the BRC Global Standards Directory

Glass Recycling Success Awarded
14 August 2015 Glass Recycling Success Awarded

New ‘Sunkist’ smoothies with bits of fruit
14 August 2015 New in carton packs from SIG Combibloc: ‘Sunkist’ smoothies with bits of fruit

H.I.G. Europe Completes Sale of AR Metallizing to Nissha Printing
14 August 2015 H.I.G. Europe Completes Sale of AR Metallizing to Nissha Printing

Amcor Rigid Plastics to Consolidate Des Plaines, Itasca Manufacturing Facilities
14 August 2015 Amcor Rigid Plastics to Consolidate Des Plaines, Itasca Manufacturing Facilities

Packaging Automation Leaders Announce Strategic Alliance
13 August 2015 Packaging Automation Leaders Announce Strategic Alliance

IST METZ Press Release: Win at Red Dot Award
13 August 2015 IST METZ Press Release: Win at Red Dot Award

CCL Label News
13 August 2015 CCL Label News

Greatview develops the world’s first item-level traceable milk cartons using QR codes
13 August 2015 Greatview develops the world’s first item-level traceable milk cartons...

Clear view for crystal-clear advantages: Südpack at FachPack 2015
10 August 2015 Clear view for crystal-clear advantages: Südpack at FachPack 2015

HYBRIDPRO: combining the best of both worlds
07 August 2015 HYBRIDPRO: combining the best of both worlds

Tulip Ltd first to market with chilled, gas flushed, label re-sealable packaging in bid to help reduce food waste.
05 August 2015 Tulip Ltd first to market with chilled, gas flushed, label...

SIDEL’S CSR RATING PLACES IT AMONG TOP 30% OF COMPANIES
05 August 2015 SIDEL’S CSR RATING PLACES IT AMONG TOP 30% OF COMPANIES

WestRock to Attend FachPack 2015
05 August 2015 WestRock to Attend FachPack 2015

Macfarlane Group PLC acquires One Packaging Limited
05 August 2015 Macfarlane Group PLC acquires One Packaging Limited

The Big Reveal
03 August 2015 The Big Reveal

Flexible food packaging to reach 800 billion pack units globally by end of decade
03 August 2015 Flexible food packaging to reach 800 billion pack units globally by end...

Webb deVlam unveil new positioning and design for Heritage Cigars by Dunhill
03 August 2015 Webb deVlam unveil new positioning and design for Heritage Cigars by Dunhill

IFF Completes Acquisition of Lucas Meyer Cosmetics
03 August 2015 IFF Completes Acquisition of Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

Nordic Natural Cosmetics Market Benefiting from Ethical Consumerism
03 August 2015 Nordic Natural Cosmetics Market Benefiting from Ethical Consumerism

Aberfeldy adds value to ‘the Golden Dram’ for the travel retail market
03 August 2015 Aberfeldy adds value to ‘the Golden Dram’ for the travel retail market

Ball to Realign Beverage Packaging End-Making Capacity in North America
03 August 2015 Ball to Realign Beverage Packaging End-Making Capacity in North America

Integrated system with built-in process security for printing serial numbers on flat carton boxes
03 August 2015 Integrated system with built-in process security for printing serial...

REXAM INVESTS IN UK AND RUSSIAN DESIGN CENTRES TO PROVIDE UNRIVALLED CUSTOMER DESIGN OFFERING
03 August 2015 REXAM INVESTS IN UK AND RUSSIAN DESIGN CENTRES TO PROVIDE UNRIVALLED...

Excellent performance for LVMH in the first half of 2015
03 August 2015 Excellent performance for LVMH in the first half of 2015

rlc | packaging group highlights the Beauty and Healthcare focus at LEUNISMAN with a new 16-unit Manroland sheet-fed offset printing press
03 August 2015 rlc | packaging group highlights the Beauty and Healthcare focus at...

July 2015

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Gerresheimer will acquire Centor - higher profitability expected
31 July 2015 Gerresheimer will acquire Centor - higher profitability expected

Alufoil Statistics First Half Year 2015 - Alufoil deliveries pick up in Europe
31 July 2015 Alufoil Statistics First Half Year 2015 - Alufoil deliveries pick up in Europe

McVitie’s Biscuit Wrapper Brigade saves one million used biscuit wrappers from landfill
31 July 2015 McVitie’s Biscuit Wrapper Brigade saves one million used biscuit...

Repeat order for Sidel preferential heating blower: A vote of confidence from Finland's leading bottle
31 July 2015 Repeat order for Sidel preferential heating blower: A vote of confidence...

NOVIPAX achieves top food safety certification and ramps up production capacity
31 July 2015 NOVIPAX achieves top food safety certification and ramps up production capacity

FRENCH LAW INTRODUCES MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN BIOPLASTICS MARKET BIOBASED, BIODEGRADABLE FRUIT AND VEGETABLE BAGS MANDATORY AS OF 01/2017
27 July 2015 FRENCH LAW INTRODUCES MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN BIOPLASTICS MARKET...

Unilever first half 2015 results: Good performance in challenging conditions
27 July 2015 Unilever first half 2015 results: Good performance in challenging conditions

OMAN REFRESHMENT COMPANY INCREASES PRODUCTION TO MEET GROWING MARKET DEMAND
23 July 2015 OMAN REFRESHMENT COMPANY INCREASES PRODUCTION TO MEET GROWING MARKET DEMAND

Quarter 2 Packaging Recovery data is revealed
23 July 2015 Quarter 2 Packaging Recovery data is revealed

TURTLE WAX APPOINTS REDSHOE BRAND DESIGN AS STRATEGIC PARTNER (EUROPE) FOR TOTAL PRODUCT REBAND
23 July 2015 TURTLE WAX APPOINTS REDSHOE BRAND DESIGN AS STRATEGIC PARTNER (EUROPE)...

Jarden Announces Agreement To Acquire The Waddington Group For $1.35 Billion
21 July 2015 Jarden Announces Agreement To Acquire The Waddington Group For $1.35 Billion

Fresh & Bright New Brand Identity For STK Accessories
20 July 2015 Fresh & Bright New Brand Identity For STK Accessories

Grab breakfast to go!
20 July 2015 Grab breakfast to go!

Berlin Packaging Provides Retail Traction to Beverage Startup with Embossed Tire Tread Bottle
20 July 2015 Berlin Packaging Provides Retail Traction to Beverage Startup with...

Barry-Wehmiller working to acquire the paper processing group of Bielomatik
20 July 2015 Barry‐Wehmiller working to acquire the paper processing group of Bielomatik

San Miguel Industrias PET is set on SIPA’s XFORM
20 July 2015 San Miguel Industrias PET is set on SIPA’s XFORM

Gruffalo Feasting range launches with designs by Hornall Anderson
20 July 2015 Gruffalo Feasting range launches with designs by Hornall Anderson

Customers support the Metal Recycling Mark
20 July 2015 Customers support the Metal Recycling Mark

OGX, WS Packaging Group, Inc. and Avery Dennison Collaborate to Reduce Environmental Impact of Labels
20 July 2015 OGX, WS Packaging Group, Inc. and Avery Dennison Collaborate to...

Amcor aquires Indian flexible packaging company
20 July 2015 Amcor aquires Indian flexible packaging company

EVRYTHNG Founder Andy Hobsbawm Appointed to Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association Board
20 July 2015 EVRYTHNG Founder Andy Hobsbawm Appointed to Active and Intelligent...

CORRUGATED PACKAGING HELPS REDUCE FAST FOOD WASTE
20 July 2015 CORRUGATED PACKAGING HELPS REDUCE FAST FOOD WASTE

REXAM COLLABORATES WITH LOCAL CRAFT BREWER, CONCRETE COW TO PREMIERE MK IPA BEER IN CANS
20 July 2015 REXAM COLLABORATES WITH LOCAL CRAFT BREWER, CONCRETE COW TO PREMIERE MK...

European Bioplastics Welcomes the European Parliament's Call for a Paradigm Shift Towards a Resource-Efficient Circular Economy
20 July 2015 European Bioplastics Welcomes the European Parliament's Call for a...

Top awards and brand new look for Adnams East Coast Single Malt Vodka
16 July 2015 Top awards and brand new look for Adnams East Coast Single Malt Vodka

European paper and beverage carton industries welcome European Parliament’s views on renewable and recyclable materials
15 July 2015 European paper and beverage carton industries welcome European...

Nude Brand Creation wins two International Spirits Challenge awards
10 July 2015 Nude Brand Creation wins two International Spirits Challenge awards

Innovative oak-smoked roast-in-the-bag pulled pork product wins top award
10 July 2015 Innovative oak-smoked roast-in-the-bag pulled pork product wins top award

Flint Group launches Flexocure ANCORA50
10 July 2015 Flint Group launches Flexocure ANCORA50

SGK’S CAROL BEST TO SPEAK AT GLOBAL FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING SUMMIT
10 July 2015 SGK’S CAROL BEST TO SPEAK AT GLOBAL FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING SUMMIT

K 2016 – Innovation takes centre stage
10 July 2015 K 2016 – Innovation takes centre stage

Following the Advisory Board meeting drinktec starts campaign for 2017
10 July 2015 Following the Advisory Board meeting drinktec starts campaign for 2017

Henkel publishes framework presentation for food safe packaging
10 July 2015 Henkel publishes framework presentation for food safe packaging

L'Oréal Yichang plant in China to reach carbon footprint neutrality in 2015
10 July 2015 L'Oréal Yichang plant in China to reach carbon footprint neutrality in 2015

Amcor Flexibles becomes the leading player in the African Market
10 July 2015 Amcor Flexibles becomes the leading player in the African Market

Jindal Films announces innovation capability additions in Europe and North America
10 July 2015 Jindal Films announces innovation capability additions in Europe and...

Acquisition of shares in Fanshun Elan, Guangzhou, South China
10 July 2015 Acquisition of shares in Fanshun Elan, Guangzhou, South China

Producing biodegradable plastic just got cheaper and greener
09 July 2015 Producing biodegradable plastic just got cheaper and greener

drupa cube: innovative conference programme at drupa 2016
06 July 2015 drupa cube: innovative conference programme at drupa 2016

Lindal Increases Capacity of it's New Actuator Spray Version
03 July 2015 Lindal Increases Capacity of it's New Actuator Spray Version

WestRock Company Formed with Completion of Merger of MeadWestvaco and RockTenn
03 July 2015 WestRock Company Formed with Completion of Merger of MeadWestvaco and RockTenn

Anchor Wins 2015 Design Excellence Award
03 July 2015 Anchor Wins 2015 Design Excellence Award

APPE Sale to Plastipak Confirmed
02 July 2015 APPE Sale to Plastipak Confirmed

THE ONLINE EXTREMIST
02 July 2015 THE ONLINE EXTREMIST

Shiseido Establishes Joint Venture in Indonesia to Strengthen the Professional Business in Asia
02 July 2015 Shiseido Establishes Joint Venture in Indonesia to Strengthen...

Groovy New Heineken Can Delivers Visual Impact At Point-of-Sale
02 July 2015 Groovy New Heineken Can Delivers Visual Impact At Point-of-Sale

REXAM SUPPORTS INNOVATIVE START UP, ACÁO, TO LAUNCH NEW VEGAN ‘SMART DRINK’
02 July 2015 REXAM SUPPORTS INNOVATIVE START UP, ACÁO, TO LAUNCH NEW VEGAN ‘SMART DRINK’

Berlin Packaging Launches Industry's First Quality Service Division
02 July 2015 Berlin Packaging Launches Industry's First Quality Service Division

Intrepid Fox Takes to the Big Screen
02 July 2015 Intrepid Fox Takes to the Big Screen

Sustainable Foods Summit Highlights Key Industry Concerns
02 July 2015 Sustainable Foods Summit Highlights Key Industry Concerns

‘Significant’ progress in flexible packaging recyclability project
01 July 2015 ‘Significant’ progress in flexible packaging recyclability project

Orkla Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement With LiquiGlide
01 July 2015 Orkla Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement With LiquiGlide

Gerresheimer will sell tubing operations to Corning - both will form a joint venture to accelerate innovations for pharmaceutical glass packaging market
01 July 2015 Gerresheimer will sell tubing operations to Corning - both will form a...

APEAL TO HOST “GREEN SOLUTIONS FOR CENTRAL EUROPE 2015” SUMMIT IN POLAND
01 July 2015 APEAL TO HOST “GREEN SOLUTIONS FOR CENTRAL EUROPE 2015” SUMMIT IN POLAND

June 2015

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Borealis and Nexeo Solutions take partnership to next level
30 June 2015 Borealis and Nexeo Solutions take partnership to next level

Bringing Recycling Closer to Perfection: CCL’s LD-PS Labels
30 June 2015 Bringing Recycling Closer to Perfection: CCL’s LD-PS Labels

Firefly unveils new look for glass and PET ranges
30 June 2015 Firefly unveils new look for glass and PET ranges

Ampac Wins Alufoil Trophy and AmeriStar Awards for Innovative New Product Lines
30 June 2015 Ampac Wins Alufoil Trophy and AmeriStar Awards for Innovative New Product Lines

SIG Combibloc wins first Portugeuse customer: Aguarela
30 June 2015 SIG Combibloc wins first Portugeuse customer: Aguarela

NORDICTAN BENEFITS FROM APPE’S SPRAYPET TECHNOLOGY
30 June 2015 NORDICTAN BENEFITS FROM APPE’S SPRAYPET TECHNOLOGY

Aseptic packaging material from Greatview’s German factory 100% FSC certified
30 June 2015 Aseptic packaging material from Greatview’s German factory 100% FSC certified

Amcor and Kezzler Announce Global Partnership to Provide Serialized Packaging for Consumer Engagement and Anti-Counterfeiting Solutions
30 June 2015 Amcor and Kezzler Announce Global Partnership to Provide Serialized...

Concept for hipsters on-the-go wins Packaging Impact Design Award, PIDA 2015
30 June 2015 Concept for hipsters on-the-go wins Packaging Impact Design Award, PIDA 2015

MATT NATUREFLEX FILM LAUNCHES
30 June 2015 MATT NATUREFLEX FILM LAUNCHES

Tetra Evero Aseptic now available for enriched dairy products
30 June 2015 Tetra Evero Aseptic now available for enriched dairy products

EU green light for €120 million new investments in circular bioeconomy projects
30 June 2015 EU green light for €120 million new investments in circular bioeconomy projects

Forest Certification Leaders’ Summit in London calls on Consumers to
30 June 2015 Forest Certification Leaders’ Summit in London calls on Consumers to...

Anglia Crown win gold at the BFFF awards 2015
26 June 2015 Anglia Crown win gold at the BFFF awards 2015

Tetra Pak E3 platform launched at Fispal
26 June 2015 Tetra Pak E3 platform launched at Fispal

Smurfit Kappa win top European innovation award from Nestlé
26 June 2015 Smurfit Kappa win top European innovation award from Nestlé

Flint Group North America Launches PremoCup
26 June 2015 Flint Group North America Launches PremoCup

Innocent sponsor Starpack Industry Awards
26 June 2015 Innocent sponsor Starpack Industry Awards

AMOREPACIFIC and Parfums Christian Dior Sign a Strategic Partnership Agreement
20 June 2015 AMOREPACIFIC and Parfums Christian Dior Sign a Strategic Partnership Agreement

Lecta extends its range of metallized papers with a new wet-strength grade for non-returnable containers
20 June 2015 Lecta extends its range of metallized papers with a new wet-strength...

Innovative Wobblabel
20 June 2015 Innovative Wobblabel

Paper Industry “Fit to Fight”
20 June 2015 Paper Industry “Fit to Fight”

LINE IMPROVEMENT FROM SIDEL ACHIEVES 18% SAVING IN ENERGY CONSUMPTION FOR PET WATER LINE AT WORLD’S LARGEST DISTILLERY
20 June 2015 LINE IMPROVEMENT FROM SIDEL ACHIEVES 18% SAVING IN ENERGY CONSUMPTION FOR...

Coca-Cola Enterprises Announces Most Ambitious Targets to Date in 10th Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report
20 June 2015 Coca-Cola Enterprises Announces Most Ambitious Targets to Date in...

Greiner Packaging acquires majority interest in successful Turkish company
20 June 2015 Greiner Packaging acquires majority interest in successful Turkish company

Poland tops the growth league in Europe’s flexible packaging market in 2014
20 June 2015 Poland tops the growth league in Europe’s flexible packaging market in 2014

Launch of Coalition Against Illicit Trade (CAIT) to fight global counterfeiting and smuggling
20 June 2015 Launch of Coalition Against Illicit Trade (CAIT) to fight...

The New Allpax Cannery Traceability System Lowers the Risk of Product Recall
20 June 2015 The New Allpax Cannery Traceability System Lowers the Risk of Product Recall

BRC leads the way in production of safe packaging with release of new Global Standard
20 June 2015 BRC leads the way in production of safe packaging with release of new...

Ball Packaging Europe's New Dynamark Effect Series Takes Product Personalization to the Next Level
20 June 2015 Ball Packaging Europe's New Dynamark Effect Series Takes...

Smurfit Kappa reports strong progress in its 8th annual Sustainable Development Report, Sustainability in Every Fibre
17 June 2015 Smurfit Kappa reports strong progress in its 8th annual...

Tetra Pak Dairy Index 2015: innovate and communicate to revitalise milk
17 June 2015 Tetra Pak Dairy Index 2015: innovate and communicate to revitalise milk

How2Recycle Label Welcomes Smart Planet Technologies
17 June 2015 How2Recycle Label Welcomes Smart Planet Technologies

Lakeland Dairies Packing Milk in StickPacks
17 June 2015 Lakeland Dairies Packing Milk in StickPacks

New study by Swedish Environmental Research Institute shows that paper is better than plastic
17 June 2015 New study by Swedish Environmental Research Institute shows that paper...

Folie d'Oc chooses HELIX to make dramatic statement to French wine
15 June 2015 Folie d'Oc chooses HELIX to make dramatic statement to French wine

DS Smith brings products closer to the shopper with 'SalesFront' launch
11 June 2015 DS Smith brings products closer to the shopper with 'SalesFront' launch

BERICAP’s new press-on closure for syrup
11 June 2015 BERICAP’s new press-on closure for syrup

GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL REBRAND GOES LIVE
11 June 2015 GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL REBRAND GOES LIVE

H.J Heinz Company and Kraft Foods Group announce regulatory approval from Canada's Competition Bureau for proposed merger
11 June 2015 H.J Heinz Company and Kraft Foods Group announce regulatory approval...

BIOPLASTICS INDUSTRY MET IN VIENNA TO DISCUSS BENEFITS, BARRIERS, AND PROSPECTS OF THE EUROPEAN BIOECONOM
11 June 2015 BIOPLASTICS INDUSTRY MET IN VIENNA TO DISCUSS BENEFITS, BARRIERS,...

Vetropack acquires glassworks in Italy
08 June 2015 Vetropack acquires glassworks in Italy

APP increases availability of PEFC certified products
08 June 2015 APP increases availability of PEFC certified products

Metabolix to Present Sustainability Innovations in Personal Care
05 June 2015 Metabolix to Present Sustainability Innovations in Personal Care

Webb deVlam create bottle and identity for new super premium gin, Star of Bombay
05 June 2015 Webb deVlam create bottle and identity for new super premium gin, Star of Bombay

3i invests in Weener Plastic Packaging Group
05 June 2015 3i invests in Weener Plastic Packaging Group

New 'made-for-wearable' sensors enable a $5.5bn market by 2025
05 June 2015 New 'made-for-wearable' sensors enable a $5.5bn market by 2025

Plastics Industry Unite Behind Action to Address Litter
04 June 2015 Plastics Industry Unite Behind Action to Address Litter

WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SLEEVE LABEL COMPETITION
04 June 2015 WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SLEEVE LABEL COMPETITION

PENNY PINCHING BRITAIN: CONSUMERS spend LESS IN EVERY CONSUMER SECTOR OTHER THAN IN-HOME FOOD IN 2014
03 June 2015 PENNY PINCHING BRITAIN: CONSUMERS spend LESS IN EVERY CONSUMER SECTOR...

DS Smith completes acquisition of Duropack
02 June 2015 DS Smith completes acquisition of Duropack

Method's New Liquid Laundry Detergent is First to be Packaged in 100% PCR PET
02 June 2015 Method's New Liquid Laundry Detergent is First to be Packaged in 100% PCR PET

Resolute to Enter Tissue Market by 2017
01 June 2015 Resolute to Enter Tissue Market by 2017

Over £3m invested into glass recycling by leading waste management firm, Biffa
01 June 2015 Over £3m invested into glass recycling by leading waste management firm, Biffa

Spectra launch glass polymer packaging
01 June 2015 Spectra launch glass polymer packaging

DELICIOUS CHOCOLATES PACKED IN BOPP FILM OFFERING MINERAL OIL BARRIER
01 June 2015 DELICIOUS CHOCOLATES PACKED IN BOPP FILM OFFERING MINERAL OIL BARRIER

THE FUTURE IS BRIGHT FOR APPE UK FOLLOWING £10M INVESTMENT
01 June 2015 THE FUTURE IS BRIGHT FOR APPE UK FOLLOWING £10M INVESTMENT

May 2015

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Global brand "SHISEIDO" to launch a new fragrance "Ever Bloom" in Europe
29 May 2015 Global brand "SHISEIDO" to launch a new fragrance "Ever Bloom" in Europe

Coveris Announces Acquisition of Leading New Zealand-based Packaging Solutions Company Elldex
29 May 2015 Coveris Announces Acquisition of Leading New Zealand-based...

Tetra Pak launches new Dairy Processing Handbook
28 May 2015 Tetra Pak launches new Dairy Processing Handbook

Importaco Poland Switches to Rigid Plastic with RPC
28 May 2015 Importaco Poland Switches to Rigid Plastic with RPC

Ecolean opens regional headquarters in Kuala Lumpur
28 May 2015 Ecolean opens regional headquarters in Kuala Lumpur

Wave of the Future in Packaging
28 May 2015 Wave of the Future in Packaging

Annandale Distillery launches Rascally Liquor designed by Springetts
28 May 2015 Annandale Distillery launches Rascally Liquor designed by Springetts

LINPAC TAKES SINGLE SERVICE TO NEXT LEVEL
28 May 2015 LINPAC TAKES SINGLE SERVICE TO NEXT LEVEL

f+s develops the Grip Cup
28 May 2015 f+s develops the Grip Cup

Salute to Excellence Awards for organic peas in combisafe carton pack from SIG Combibloc
27 May 2015 ‘Salute to Excellence Awards’ for organic peas in combisafe carton pack...

Worldstar Packaging Awards ceremony - Milan
27 May 2015 Worldstar Packaging Awards ceremony - Milan

Fruitful deal for Forest Feast as Asda stocks dried fruit UK-wide
26 May 2015 Fruitful deal for Forest Feast as Asda stocks dried fruit UK-wide

Corbion Purac's PLA certified compostable by Vinçotte & European Bioplastics
26 May 2015 Corbion Purac's PLA certified compostable by Vinçotte & European Bioplastics

Making not Breaking the Mould!
26 May 2015 Making not Breaking the Mould!

BUNZL CATERING SUPPLIES SURVEYS OPERATORS TO SHARE BEST PRACTICE INSIGHT ACROSS INDUSTRY SECTORS
26 May 2015 BUNZL CATERING SUPPLIES SURVEYS OPERATORS TO SHARE BEST PRACTICE...

FruitDay Announces Completion of US$70 Million Financing
26 May 2015 FruitDay Announces Completion of US$70 Million Financing

Brazil adopts new rules on biodiversity based R&D for cosmetics, food and pharmaceuticals
26 May 2015 Brazil adopts new rules on biodiversity based R&D for cosmetics, food...

Designer Parfums and LUXE Brands to purchase Frederic Fekkai's salons and leading hair care brand from Procter & Gamble
26 May 2015 Designer Parfums and LUXE Brands to purchase Frederic Fekkai's salons...

Pepsi Adds Bold Flavor to its Beverage Portfolio with Pepsi Limon
22 May 2015 Pepsi Adds Bold Flavor to its Beverage Portfolio with Pepsi Limon

Clariant and Technology Partners Add Holograms and Laser Marking to ColorForward 2016 Palette
22 May 2015 Clariant and Technology Partners Add Holograms and Laser Marking...

Managing Crystallinity to improve quality and performance of PET bottles
22 May 2015 Managing Crystallinity to improve quality and performance of PET bottles

Merck Leads European Research Consortium on Printed Electronics
22 May 2015 Merck Leads European Research Consortium on Printed Electronics

H.B. Fuller Connects Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Polymer Innovation to Wash-off Labels for Returnable Bottles
22 May 2015 H.B. Fuller Connects Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Polymer Innovation...

PPG to highlight new INNOVEL beverage-can coatings at Guangzhou trade show
22 May 2015 PPG to highlight new INNOVEL beverage-can coatings at Guangzhou trade show

Jools drinks - Bottles in Bras for the Moonwalk
22 May 2015 Jools drinks - Bottles in Bras for the Moonwalk

NEW SIDEL PACKAGING SERVICES WILL HELP UNLOCK THE VALUE OF PET ACROSS SUPPLY CHAINS
20 May 2015 NEW SIDEL PACKAGING SERVICES WILL HELP UNLOCK THE VALUE OF PET ACROSS...

Thimm Group continues its solid expansion with a significant increase in earnings: Strong growth in all sections
20 May 2015 Thimm Group continues its solid expansion with a significant increase...

FIBREFORM: CREATIVITY BEYOND LIMITS
20 May 2015 FIBREFORM: CREATIVITY BEYOND LIMITS

WestRock Announced as Name of Combined MWV/RKT Company Pending Merger
19 May 2015 WestRock Announced as Name of Combined MWV/RKT Company Pending Merger

DuPont Advanced Materials in New Recloseable, Resealable Package Can Reduce Food Waste
19 May 2015 DuPont Advanced Materials in New Recloseable, Resealable Package Can...

Alufoil Statistics First Quarter 2015 - Demand starts 2015 weaker, but signs of recovery emerging
19 May 2015 Alufoil Statistics First Quarter 2015 - Demand starts 2015 weaker, but...

Clariant highlights sustainability-driven solutions and EcoTain labeled products at Chinaplas 2015
19 May 2015 Clariant highlights sustainability-driven solutions and EcoTain...

Multisensory labels for mysterious beer
15 May 2015 Multisensory labels for mysterious beer

Sappi to increase its European coated fine and coated mechanical paper prices
15 May 2015 Sappi to increase its European coated fine and coated mechanical paper prices

The Coca-Cola Company Announces Letters of Intent With Two U.S. Bottling Partners
15 May 2015 The Coca-Cola Company Announces Letters of Intent With Two U.S....

DuPont Announces 2015 Packaging Innovation Award Winners
15 May 2015 DuPont Announces 2015 Packaging Innovation Award Winners

David Scheible Named Executive Papermaker of the Year
15 May 2015 David Scheible Named Executive Papermaker of the Year

GIFT BOX BY ACADEMIA BARILLA WINS THE A’ DESIGN AWARD FOR PACKAGING DESIGN
15 May 2015 GIFT BOX BY ACADEMIA BARILLA WINS THE A’ DESIGN AWARD FOR PACKAGING DESIGN

O-I to Acquire Vitro's Food and Beverage Business for $2.15 Billion
15 May 2015 O-I to Acquire Vitro's Food and Beverage Business for $2.15 Billion

SAVE FOOD Meeting 2015 at Nestlé a complete success
14 May 2015 SAVE FOOD Meeting 2015 at Nestlé a complete success

New research from Huhtamaki gives insight into UK takeaway hot drinks market
14 May 2015 New research from Huhtamaki gives insight into UK takeaway hot drinks market

Phoenix Technologies invests $18 million to expand rPET production; new wash line will enable self-manufacture of clean flake
14 May 2015 Phoenix Technologies invests $18 million to expand rPET production; new...

All-in-One processing: making, filling and closing of carton cans
14 May 2015 All-in-One processing: making, filling and closing of carton cans

Unilever acquires Kate Somerville Skincare
14 May 2015 Unilever acquires Kate Somerville Skincare

MWV Offers Beauty Care Brands Portability and Convenience with Launch of MiniMod
14 May 2015 MWV Offers Beauty Care Brands Portability and Convenience with Launch of MiniMod

Mohawk and Arjowiggins Creative Papers Announce Strategic Alliance
14 May 2015 Mohawk and Arjowiggins Creative Papers Announce Strategic Alliance

Rexam Awards Suppliers for Excellence
14 May 2015 Rexam Awards Suppliers for Excellence

The sauce of packaging inspiration
12 May 2015 The sauce of packaging inspiration

Italian Coffee Company Chooses Compostable White Metallised NatureFlex Packaging Film
12 May 2015 Italian Coffee Company Chooses Compostable White Metallised...

Introducing Caliz to aseptic Market
12 May 2015 Introducing Caliz to aseptic Market

KapStone To Acquire Victory Packaging
12 May 2015 KapStone To Acquire Victory Packaging

Launch of Circulareconomynews.com
12 May 2015 Launch of Circulareconomynews.com

BASF to focus pharmaceutical ingredients business on its core expertise
12 May 2015 BASF to focus pharmaceutical ingredients business on its core expertise

Sandwich Packaging Outsells Salad Packs Thirty Times Over
11 May 2015 Sandwich Packaging Outsells Salad Packs Thirty Times Over

New figures confirm steel is Europe's most recycled packaging material
11 May 2015 New figures confirm steel is Europe's most recycled packaging material

FIRST-EVER SIDEL PET LINE FOR MILK IN BRAZIL
11 May 2015 FIRST-EVER SIDEL PET LINE FOR MILK IN BRAZIL

Corbion makes next step in entering the PLA market
11 May 2015 Corbion makes next step in entering the PLA market

Electronic security tag for protecting valuable shipments
11 May 2015 Electronic security tag for protecting valuable shipments

Chapelton announces Kwidzyn X-Press success
11 May 2015 Chapelton announces Kwidzyn X-Press success

Medipak Systems: integrated solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries
09 May 2015 Medipak Systems: integrated solutions for the pharmaceutical and...

ECO-FOOTPRINT CHALLENGE - PAPER VS. PLASTIC
09 May 2015 ECO-FOOTPRINT CHALLENGE − PAPER VS. PLASTIC

SABIC releases 2014 Sustainability Report, highlights progress on integrating sustainable practices into its global operations
08 May 2015 SABIC releases 2014 Sustainability Report, highlights progress on...

Global Forest and Paper Industry Makes Progress on Sustainability Commitments
08 May 2015 Global Forest and Paper Industry Makes Progress on Sustainability Commitments

Clondalkin Kirchberg develops aluminium-free butterwrap
07 May 2015 Clondalkin Kirchberg develops aluminium-free butterwrap

Bluemarlin ‘Rocks Your World’ with New Design for Rocks
07 May 2015 Bluemarlin ‘Rocks Your World’ with New Design for Rocks

Valio continues use of fully renewable carton packages for milk
07 May 2015 Valio continues use of fully renewable carton packages for milk

10TH EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE - SHAPING SMART SOLUTIONS
07 May 2015 10TH EUROPEAN BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE - SHAPING SMART SOLUTIONS

PAR-PAK FLEXES ITS MUSCLES BUYING THE DELTAFORM GROUP
05 May 2015 PAR-PAK FLEXES ITS MUSCLES BUYING THE DELTAFORM GROUP

International Paper Finalizes Sale of Carolina Brand
05 May 2015 International Paper Finalizes Sale of Carolina Brand

ARCHROMA GRANTS PATENT LICENSE TO BLANKOPHOR
05 May 2015 ARCHROMA GRANTS PATENT LICENSE TO BLANKOPHOR

PETnology goes China
05 May 2015 PETnology goes China

Improved availability of Iggesund’s premium paperboards
05 May 2015 Improved availability of Iggesund’s premium paperboards

Samhwa, Korea, installs second Goss M-600 press to expand opportunities
01 May 2015 Samhwa, Korea, installs second Goss M-600 press to expand opportunities

April 2015

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AR PACKAGING ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF THE ACQUISITION OF EUROPEAN TOBACCO AND GENERAL PACKAGING OPERATIONS FROM MWV
30 April 2015 AR PACKAGING ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF THE ACQUISITION OF EUROPEAN TOBACCO...

EU decision to phase out plastic bags strengthens compostable bags
30 April 2015 EU decision to phase out plastic bags strengthens compostable bags

Amberley share the latest olive oil and body oil resistant substrate innovations
30 April 2015 Amberley share the latest olive oil and body oil resistant...

HELIX WINS DRINKS BUSINESS GREEN AWARD
30 April 2015 HELIX WINS DRINKS BUSINESS GREEN AWARD

16th GEPET in France Maps Talks on Low Crude Prices, PET Markets, RPET and Packaging Innovations
30 April 2015 16th GEPET in France Maps Talks on Low Crude Prices, PET Markets, RPET...

PLASFILMS ADD RIGID FILM TO THEIR DISTRIBUTION PORTFOLIO
30 April 2015 PLASFILMS ADD RIGID FILM TO THEIR DISTRIBUTION PORTFOLIO

Biggest-ever metal packaging technology show to be held in China
29 April 2015 Biggest-ever metal packaging technology show to be held in China

Henkel honoured with "Excellence Award in Supply"
29 April 2015 Henkel honoured with "Excellence Award in Supply"

Sumol Gets a Revolutionary Redesign by Bluemarlin
29 April 2015 Sumol Gets a Revolutionary Redesign by Bluemarlin

New Campaign aims to define the ‘Taste of Europe’ while celebrating the taste benefits of glass
29 April 2015 New Campaign aims to define the ‘Taste of Europe’ while celebrating the...

Semo Packaging launches Fresh’Closure a new 100% re-closable, mono-material food packaging solution
28 April 2015 Semo Packaging launches Fresh’Closure a new 100% re-closable,...

tna SHOWCASES START-TO-FINISH SOLUTIONS AT THAIFEX 2015
28 April 2015 tna SHOWCASES START-TO-FINISH SOLUTIONS AT THAIFEX 2015

Smurfit Kappa rolls out new Shelf Smart service to deliver business success in store
28 April 2015 Smurfit Kappa rolls out new Shelf Smart service to deliver business...

Tullis Russell Papermakers Limited (in administration)
27 April 2015 Tullis Russell Papermakers Limited (in administration)

Ultimate Packaging Invests in the Future
27 April 2015 Ultimate Packaging Invests in the Future

Dow Introduces New Pack Studios Innovation Center in Italy
27 April 2015 Dow Introduces New Pack Studios Innovation Center in Italy

A. Schulman To Expand Its Existing PET Masterbatch Compounding Capacity In Europe
27 April 2015 A. Schulman To Expand Its Existing PET Masterbatch Compounding Capacity...

Mello launches into Waitrose with new identity from Ziggurat Brands
27 April 2015 Mello launches into Waitrose with new identity from Ziggurat Brands

Innovation in business education and job qualification needed to prevent EU industry skills gap in packaging
24 April 2015 Innovation in business education and job qualification needed to prevent...

Budweiser Celebrates America's Greatest Treasures with National Park Foundation, Brings Partnership to Life with Patriotic Packaging
24 April 2015 Budweiser Celebrates America's Greatest Treasures with National...

High-Barrier Technology Forum at the Fraunhofer IVV
24 April 2015 High-Barrier Technology Forum at the Fraunhofer IVV

Biome Bioplastics leads £3m sustainable chemicals development programme
24 April 2015 Biome Bioplastics leads £3m sustainable chemicals development programme

AR Metallizing receives new patent for multi-layered laminated and metallised paperboard
23 April 2015 AR Metallizing receives new patent for multi-layered laminated and...

Faerch Plast acquires Anson Packaging
23 April 2015 Faerch Plast acquires Anson Packaging

Ball Announces Plants with Greatest Sustainability Impact in 2014
23 April 2015 Ball Announces Plants with Greatest Sustainability Impact in 2014

B Corp Movement sets foot on European ground
23 April 2015 B Corp Movement sets foot on European ground

APPE wins at the Nestlé UK & Ireland Supplier Awards
22 April 2015 APPE wins at the Nestlé UK & Ireland Supplier Awards

Food Industry Must Not Be Distracted By High-Profile Food Scares, Warns Trace One
22 April 2015 Food Industry Must Not Be Distracted By High-Profile Food Scares, Warns...

Credition Dairy brings 'Gü' in cartons
22 April 2015 Credition Dairy brings 'Gü' in cartons

BOPP MINERAL OIL BARRIER FILM RANGE EXTENSION
22 April 2015 BOPP MINERAL OIL BARRIER FILM RANGE EXTENSION

Tetra Pak launches new consumables to improve food production efficiency
22 April 2015 Tetra Pak launches new consumables to improve food production efficiency

Earth Day: Food Waste Facts
22 April 2015 Earth Day: Food Waste Facts

Global packaged water consumption to overtake carbonates in 2015
21 April 2015 Global packaged water consumption to overtake carbonates in 2015

Nothing Too Much Trouble for Lift Safe
21 April 2015 Nothing Too Much Trouble for Lift Safe

POPULARITY SEES GÜ’S NEW SINGLE SERVE PUDS ROLL OUT IN TESCO EXPRESS STORES NATIONWIDE
20 April 2015 POPULARITY SEES GÜ’S NEW SINGLE SERVE PUDS ROLL OUT IN TESCO EXPRESS...

Online Packaging Innovation Exposé by Video Launched
20 April 2015 Online Packaging Innovation Exposé by Video Launched

Connect with a world of low temperature hot melt adhesives to drive sustainability
20 April 2015 Connect with a world of low temperature hot melt adhesives to...

Merck Demonstrates Commitment to Corporate Responsibility
20 April 2015 Merck Demonstrates Commitment to Corporate Responsibility

BASF introduces new anti-fake technology to tackle counterfeit crop protection products in China
20 April 2015 BASF introduces new anti-fake technology to tackle counterfeit...

Growth in UK Aerosol Sector for 4th Successive Year
17 April 2015

RAJA Group buys the distance selling company Morplan
17 April 2015 RAJA Group buys the distance selling company Morplan

Kingsland In Wine Carbonation Capability First
17 April 2015 Kingsland In Wine Carbonation Capability First

L'Oréal reduces CO2 emissions of its production by 50%
17 April 2015 L'Oréal reduces CO2 emissions of its production by 50%

Smurfit Kappa expands its corrugated packaging operations in the UK
17 April 2015 Smurfit Kappa expands its corrugated packaging operations in the UK

The Better Bottle Company and Aptar Food+Beverage partner to launch a new water enhancer solution
17 April 2015

Novamelt to transfer to Henkel
16 April 2015 Novamelt to transfer to Henkel

GLAFRI Joins SAVE FOOD initiative backed by United Nations
16 April 2015 GLAFRI Joins SAVE FOOD initiative backed by United Nations

Amcor Flexibles wins three 2015 Alufoil Trophies
16 April 2015 Amcor Flexibles wins three 2015 Alufoil Trophies

Record year as European can market grows by almost 4% in 2014
16 April 2015 Record year as European can market grows by almost 4% in 2014

Starpack Awards new category
15 April 2015 Starpack Awards new category

INCOPLAS, ICEFOR and TOTAL launch at UNES stores first commercialization of bi-oriented HDPE bottles made with ISBM technology
15 April 2015 INCOPLAS, ICEFOR and TOTAL launch at UNES stores first commercialization...

A revolution for a classic: The first U-boat from a bottle
15 April 2015 A revolution for a classic: The first U-boat from a bottle

New Graphium enhancements boost end-to-end hybrid production of labels and packaging
15 April 2015 New Graphium enhancements boost end-to-end hybrid production of labels...

Brazil: dairy group Quatá Alimentos puts six more SIG Combibloc filling machines into operation
15 April 2015 Brazil: dairy group Quatá Alimentos puts six more SIG Combibloc...

Innovation and creativity ‘alive and well’ in alufoil industry
15 April 2015 Innovation and creativity ‘alive and well’ in alufoil industry

Safety Technology for the food industry as a mobile app
14 April 2015 Safety Technology for the food industry as a mobile app

New Wood Fibre Sourcing Policy aims to accelerate actions to halt deforestation
14 April 2015 New Wood Fibre Sourcing Policy aims to accelerate actions to halt deforestation

Kuraray expands into bio-based barrier materials Notice Concerning the Acquisition of Australia-based Plantic Technologies Limited
14 April 2015 Kuraray expands into bio-based barrier materials Notice Concerning...

Still a Long Way to Go for UK Manufacturing Research Finds
14 April 2015 Still a Long Way to Go for UK Manufacturing Research Finds

WINGMAN CHOOSE ROYSTON LABELS FOR CHARITY TIE-IN
14 April 2015 WINGMAN CHOOSE ROYSTON LABELS FOR CHARITY TIE-IN

FUCHS LUBRICANTS UK JOINS THE BRC PARTNER CONNECTION PROGRAMME
14 April 2015 FUCHS LUBRICANTS UK JOINS THE BRC PARTNER CONNECTION PROGRAMME

Adnams unveils “refreshing” new look for the world’s best gin
13 April 2015

REVISED DEINKING SCORECARD TO BOOST PRINT PRODUCT RECYCLABILITY
13 April 2015 REVISED DEINKING SCORECARD TO BOOST PRINT PRODUCT RECYCLABILITY

Arla Food Eko brand organic milk now using Tetra Rex Bio-based
13 April 2015 Arla Food Eko brand organic milk now using Tetra Rex Bio-based

Dream Drinks brings Drink & Play products to the UK
13 April 2015 Dream Drinks brings Drink & Play products to the UK

Webinar “Ways to improve Food Safety“
13 April 2015 Webinar “Ways to improve Food Safety“

DS Smith leads corrugated packaging market with breakthrough HP digital preprint solutions
13 April 2015 DS Smith leads corrugated packaging market with breakthrough HP...

R Design creates branding and packaging for the tastesmiths recipe kits
10 April 2015 R Design creates branding and packaging for the tastesmiths recipe kits

Amcor announces tobacco packaging acquisition in Brazil
10 April 2015 Amcor announces tobacco packaging acquisition in Brazil

Budelpack invests in modernising its production and office facilities
09 April 2015 Budelpack invests in modernising its production and office facilities

PLASTIC IS BEST FOR BARBECUE SAUCE
09 April 2015 PLASTIC IS BEST FOR BARBECUE SAUCE

Stora Enso Oyj : Barone Pizzini - sparkling wine in harmony with nature
09 April 2015 Stora Enso Oyj : Barone Pizzini - sparkling wine in harmony with nature

Ampac Introduces First Almond Pouch with QuickZip/Aplix Closure
08 April 2015 Ampac Introduces First Almond Pouch with QuickZip/Aplix Closure

Qosmedix Introduces Sampling Jars with Writeable Labels
08 April 2015 Qosmedix Introduces Sampling Jars with Writeable Labels

British food and drink manufacturers halting growth to cope with UK energy policy costs
08 April 2015 British food and drink manufacturers halting growth to cope with UK...

Tetra Pak reports growth despite a ‘challenging year’
08 April 2015 Tetra Pak reports growth despite a ‘challenging year’

YAZOO launches newly designed, fully recyclable and resealable PET bottle
07 April 2015

COTY Inc. Completes Acquisition of Bourjois Cosmetics Brand from CHANEL
02 April 2015 COTY Inc. Completes Acquisition of Bourjois Cosmetics Brand from CHANEL

Ardagh Group Introduces Two New 750ml Wine Bottles with Stelvin Closures
02 April 2015 Ardagh Group Introduces Two New 750ml Wine Bottles with Stelvin Closures

Sappi Europe launches a new dimension in Folding Box Board: atelier
02 April 2015 Sappi Europe launches a new dimension in Folding Box Board: atelier

ERPC Launches Call for Candidates for 2015 European Paper Recycling Awards
02 April 2015 ERPC Launches Call for Candidates for 2015 European Paper Recycling Awards

“A PERFECT STORM” - PAFA COMMENTS ON SOARING POLYMER PRICES
01 April 2015 “A PERFECT STORM” - PAFA COMMENTS ON SOARING POLYMER PRICES

The secrets of effective onboard packaging unwrapped at the World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo
01 April 2015 The secrets of effective onboard packaging unwrapped at the World...

L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of Niely Cosmeticos group in Brazil
01 April 2015 L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of Niely Cosmeticos group in Brazil

Huhtamaki completes the acquisition of Butterworth Paper Cups
01 April 2015 Huhtamaki have completed the acquisition of Butterworth Paper Cups

International Paper to Expand Fluff Pulp Capacity
01 April 2015 International Paper to Expand Fluff Pulp Capacity

World’s first fully renewable package available globally after successful introduction
01 April 2015 World’s first fully renewable package available globally after...

Petainer launches keg-equipment rental solution
01 April 2015 Petainer launches keg-equipment rental solution

March 2015

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2 TRILLION FOOD PACKAGING UNITS TO BE SOLD WORLDWIDE IN 2016
31 March 2015 2 TRILLION FOOD PACKAGING UNITS TO BE SOLD WORLDWIDE IN 2016

PolyOne's New Bio-Based Solutions Deliver on Performance and Sustainability Goals
31 March 2015 PolyOne's New Bio-Based Solutions Deliver on Performance and...

HERMA label applicator
31 March 2015 HERMA label applicator

Manufacturing professionals are masters of many trades, according to Regus survey
30 March 2015 Manufacturing professionals are masters of many trades, according to...

Smurfit Kappa helps customers differentiate with investment in new digital technology
30 March 2015 Smurfit Kappa helps customers differentiate with investment in new...

CHEVLER SETS UP SPECIALITY BAKERY PAPERS ARM
30 March 2015 CHEVLER SETS UP SPECIALITY BAKERY PAPERS ARM

Anuga FoodTec final report
30 March 2015 Anuga FoodTec final report

PPMA Show set to return to NEC for largest event in recent history
27 March 2015 PPMA Show set to return to NEC for largest event in recent history

‘100% ZERO WASTE’ ACHIEVED USING NATUREFLEX
27 March 2015 ‘100% ZERO WASTE’ ACHIEVED USING NATUREFLEX

Global Closure Systems serves Yves Rocher eco-design approach
27 March 2015 Global Closure Systems serves Yves Rocher eco-design approach

AUGUST FALLER GROUP SHOWS POSITIVE GROWTH
27 March 2015 AUGUST FALLER GROUP SHOWS POSITIVE GROWTH

Sarten to join forces with Japanese Mitsui
27 March 2015 Sarten to join forces with Japanese Mitsui

Goplasticboxes.com’s new foldable GoBox 2600 CL crate for growers and retail logistics professionals
27 March 2015 Goplasticboxes.com’s new foldable GoBox 2600 CL crate for growers and...

Amcor announces acquisition of Nampak Flexibles
26 March 2015 Amcor announces acquisition of Nampak Flexibles

Novelis Announces evercycle -- 100% Recycled Aluminum
26 March 2015 Novelis Announces evercycle -- 100% Recycled Aluminum

BERRIES STAY FRESH IN SUPERLOCK
26 March 2015 BERRIES STAY FRESH IN SUPERLOCK

EuroCommerce supports the Commission’s Digital Single Market priorities but calls for “home state” rules for traders
26 March 2015 EuroCommerce supports the Commission’s Digital Single Market priorities...

Tyler Packaging delivers quick turnaround for Supreme Petfoods’ ‘Tiny Friends Farm’
26 March 2015 Tyler Packaging delivers quick turnaround for Supreme Petfoods’ ‘Tiny...

Coca-Cola Enterprises and Cranfield join forces to unlock the future of sustainable manufacturing
26 March 2015 Coca-Cola Enterprises and Cranfield join forces to unlock the future...

UPM Raflatac launches the 'RafCare' range for wet wipes labelling
25 March 2015 UPM Raflatac launches the 'RafCare' range for wet wipes labelling

H.J. Heinz Company And Kraft Foods Group Sign Definitive Merger Agreement To Form The Kraft Heinz Company
25 March 2015 H.J. Heinz Company And Kraft Foods Group Sign Definitive Merger Agreement...

AVERY DENNISON EXPANDS FILM MATRIX RECYCLING OFFER TO CUSTOMERS
25 March 2015 AVERY DENNISON EXPANDS FILM MATRIX RECYCLING OFFER TO CUSTOMERS

Recycling rate of rigid metal packaging in Europe continues to rise, reaching 73,6% in 2012
25 March 2015 Recycling rate of rigid metal packaging in Europe continues to rise,...

Successful in-market trial demonstrates the closed loop potential for CPET trays
25 March 2015 Successful in-market trial demonstrates the closed loop potential for...

Schur is building Europe's most modern folding box plant
25 March 2015 Schur is building Europe's most modern folding box plant

REXAM CHOSEN BY SAGRES BEER
25 March 2015 REXAM CHOSEN BY SAGRES BEER

Ardagh’s Leeuwarden plant re-equipped to meet growing demand for nutrition sector
20 March 2015 Ardagh’s Leeuwarden plant re-equipped to meet growing demand for...

Enval demonstrates aluminium recovery technology in recycling trials
20 March 2015 Enval demonstrates aluminium recovery technology in recycling trials

New CIJ coder set to control costs
20 March 2015 New CIJ coder set to control costs

Easyfairs acquires Northeral
20 March 2015 Easyfairs acquires Northeral

Pulse Roll Label Products Announces New FINAT Membership
19 March 2015 Pulse Roll Label Products Announces New FINAT Membership

Stay ahead of market trends with latest flexible packaging adhesives
19 March 2015 Stay ahead of market trends with latest flexible packaging adhesives

Marionnaud chooses Albéa’s Artist Bubble tube for its Hydra&Sublim BB Eye Cream
19 March 2015 Marionnaud chooses Albéa’s Artist Bubble tube for its Hydra&Sublim BB Eye Cream

Sanner re-invents decorated tubes
19 March 2015 Sanner re-invents decorated tubes

Second drupa Global Trends report: International printing sector looks to the future with surprising optimism
19 March 2015 Second drupa Global Trends report: International printing sector looks to...

Amcor Flexibles and Brace's Bakery
19 March 2015 Amcor Flexibles and Brace's Bakery

Acquisition of the Rochas brand
19 March 2015 Acquisition of the Rochas brand

Rajapack launch innovative online system for custom packaging tape
18 March 2015 Rajapack launch innovative online system for custom packaging tape

TORAY PLASTICS PRESENTS TORAYFAN PWX5 METALLIZED BOPP FILM FOR EXTENDED-SHELF-LIFE APPLICATIONS
18 March 2015 TORAY PLASTICS PRESENTS TORAYFAN PWX5 METALLIZED BOPP FILM...

S.PELLEGRINO PRESENTS ITS NEW LIMITED EDITION BOTTLE DEDICATED TO VOGUE ITALIA
18 March 2015 S.PELLEGRINO PRESENTS ITS NEW LIMITED EDITION BOTTLE DEDICATED TO VOGUE ITALIA

Cost situation for printing inks in and from Europe: Raw material costs increase despite low oil prices
18 March 2015 Cost situation for printing inks in and from Europe: Raw material...

High-tech for oral hygiene
18 March 2015 High-tech for oral hygiene

Single Source & Great British Sauce Co. Partner to Challenge UK Foodservice
17 March 2015 Single Source & Great British Sauce Co. Partner to Challenge UK Foodservice

ACE UK announces winners of Golden Carton Awards
17 March 2015 ACE UK announces winners of Golden Carton Awards

Alufoil Statistics 2014 - A year of ups and downs for aluminium foil ends on optimistic note
17 March 2015 A year of ups and downs for aluminium foil ends on optimistic note

Amerplast to market sustainably sourced flexible packaging material
17 March 2015 Amerplast to market sustainably sourced flexible packaging material

Weber introduces Durable Digital label materials
16 March 2015 Weber introduces Durable Digital label materials

SENSEO brand re-design by international brand design agency Design Bridge
16 March 2015 SENSEO brand re-design by international brand design agency Design Bridge

AB Group Packaging comments on Paper v Plastic Life Cycle Assessment
16 March 2015 AB Group Packaging comments on Paper v Plastic Life Cycle Assessment

Kingsdown Water launches range of pressés with packaging design by Lewis Moberly
16 March 2015 Kingsdown Water launches range of pressés with packaging design by Lewis Moberly

Tetra Pak reports good progress towards environmental goals
16 March 2015 Tetra Pak reports good progress towards environmental goals

Colour label printer now has pigment ink option
16 March 2015 Highly durable pigment inks are now available for Primera Technology’s...

ABB open week will highlight the latest possibilities of robotic automation in manufacturing
13 March 2015 ABB open week will highlight the latest possibilities of robotic...

Five Pitfalls to Avoid During Package Design
13 March 2015 Five Pitfalls to Avoid During Package Design

ROYSTON LABELS’ TOPPER INNOVATION AIMS TO CREATE SHELF STAND-OUT
13 March 2015 ROYSTON LABELS’ TOPPER INNOVATION AIMS TO CREATE SHELF STAND-OUT

X-Rite to Demonstrate Color Control at Gulf Pack and Print
13 March 2015 X-Rite to Demonstrate Color Control at Gulf Pack and Print

SGS AND TRACE ONE LAUNCH SGS SUPPLY CHAIN POWERED BY T TRANSPARENCY
13 March 2015 SGS AND TRACE ONE LAUNCH SGS SUPPLY CHAIN POWERED BY T TRANSPARENCY

FINAT launches the European Label Forum 2015
12 March 2015 FINAT launches the European Label Forum 2015

Global One Pak supplies Tesco with innovative Trigger Sprayer
12 March 2015 Global One Pak supplies Tesco with innovative Trigger Sprayer

Greater Efficiency and Flexibility for Less
12 March 2015 Greater Efficiency and Flexibility for Less

Seamless counterfeit protection for mechanical and plant engineering with SECUTAG
12 March 2015 Seamless counterfeit protection for mechanical and plant engineering...

Aptar Beauty + Home honored for Glide aerosol accessory Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Award
11 March 2015 Aptar Beauty + Home honored for Glide aerosol accessory Paris Aerosol...

BRITISH GLASS ANNOUNCE ANNUAL GLASS FOCUS CONFERENCE 2015
10 March 2015 BRITISH GLASS ANNOUNCE ANNUAL GLASS FOCUS CONFERENCE 2015

Aldi Organic Vegetables in combisafe
10 March 2015 Aldi Organic Vegetables in combisafe

Sealed Air to offer industry leading insights at ISTA Packaging Symposium
10 March 2015 Sealed Air to offer industry leading insights at ISTA Packaging Symposium

Elopak teams up with SABIC to create Europe’s first beverage cartons with second generation renewable coatings
09 March 2015 Elopak teams up with SABIC to create Europe’s first beverage cartons...

ELLA’S KITCHEN BRAND LAUNCHES RECYCLING INITIATIVE
09 March 2015 ELLA’S KITCHEN BRAND LAUNCHES RECYCLING INITIATIVE

It’s all in the label
09 March 2015 It’s all in the label

Rieke unveils major sustainability programme
09 March 2015 Rieke unveils major sustainability programme

Sonoco Signs Agreement to Acquire Majority Stake in Brazilian Flexible Packaging Company
09 March 2015 Sonoco Signs Agreement to Acquire Majority Stake in Brazilian...

Three unique tasting events at PROWEIN demonstrate the benefits of Amcor's STELVIN closure brand.
09 March 2015 Three unique tasting events at PROWEIN demonstrate the benefits of...

BillerudKorsnäs contributes to finding solutions to marine plastic pollution
09 March 2015 BillerudKorsnäs contributes to finding solutions to marine plastic pollution

Less is more when it comes to foodservice equipment for travel operators
09 March 2015 Less is more when it comes to foodservice equipment for travel operators

Additive gives paper and board high resistance to oil, grease and water
09 March 2015 Archroma has achieved FDA approval for the use of its new Cartaguard KST...

Bespoke and on demand packaging is now more accessible under one roof – Waddington Europe a heavyweight in lightweight, low carbon packaging.
06 March 2015 Bespoke and on demand packaging is now more accessible under one roof...

Revolutionary Salvalco Spray Valve Technology Could Transform Global Aerosol Industry
06 March 2015 Revolutionary Salvalco Spray Valve Technology Could Transform Global...

tna ACQUIRES FOOD PROCESSING SPECIALIST FLORIGO INTERNATIONAL B.V.
06 March 2015 tna ACQUIRES FOOD PROCESSING SPECIALIST FLORIGO INTERNATIONAL B.V.

Cans and tubes are booming: Ceresana examines the European market for rigid metal packaging
06 March 2015 Cans and tubes are booming: Ceresana examines the European market for...

Print coating keeps bacteria at bay
06 March 2015 Ultrachem has introduced Safe to Touch Print (STTP) water based...

Munksjö launches 2 new base papers dedicated to metallized beer labels
05 March 2015 Munksjö launches 2 new base papers dedicated to metallized beer labels

MWV Achieves BRC ‘A’ Rating for SmartFare
05 March 2015 MWV Achieves BRC ‘A’ Rating for SmartFare

Ecolean will clearly make the world lighter at Anuga FoodTec
05 March 2015 Ecolean will clearly make the world lighter at Anuga FoodTec

Coca-Cola GB announces new "one brand" strategy
05 March 2015 Coca-Cola GB announces new "one brand" strategy

TheMagicTouch - Award Winning Bottle Printing
05 March 2015 TheMagicTouch - Award Winning Bottle Printing

Carrington Company chooses bio-based NatureFlex packaging by Innovia Films
05 March 2015 Carrington Company chooses bio-based NatureFlex packaging by Innovia Films

Aluminium Closures takes centre stage at ProWein 2015
05 March 2015 Aluminium Closures takes centre stage at ProWein 2015

HP and KBA to Transform Corrugated Packaging Printing with 110-inch-wide Color Inkjet Web Press
04 March 2015 HP and KBA to Transform Corrugated Packaging Printing with...

NESTLE, HEINZ AND COSMO FILMS CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT AMI’S 9th BOPP 2015 CONFERENCE
04 March 2015 NESTLE, HEINZ AND COSMO FILMS CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT AMI’S 9th BOPP...

TRANSPARENT PLASTIC CANS, FLEXIBLE BAGS TO PACKAGE WINE AND OXYGEN ABSORBERS, THE LATEST INNOVATIONS IN FOOD PACKAGING
04 March 2015 TRANSPARENT PLASTIC CANS, FLEXIBLE BAGS TO PACKAGE WINE AND OXYGEN...

Skymark Delivers Andrex Portfolio Refresh
04 March 2015 Skymark Delivers Andrex Portfolio Refresh

FANUC UK partners with Polymer Training and Innovation Centre in Telford
04 March 2015 FANUC UK partners with Polymer Training and Innovation Centre in Telford

Honeywell Partners With Metabolix to Develop Marine Biodegradable Ingredients for Personal Care Products
04 March 2015 Honeywell Partners With Metabolix to Develop Marine Biodegradable...

Lactose-free milk is on trend: Aseptically dose small quantities, safely and accurately
04 March 2015 Lactose-free milk is on trend: Aseptically dose small quantities, safely...

Mintel to unveil exciting consumer insights at Pro2Pac Live
04 March 2015 Mintel to unveil exciting consumer insights at Pro2Pac Live

Using 3D technology to package food
04 March 2015 Using 3D technology to package food

Springfield Solutions launches innovative new label aimed at companies that need more space
04 March 2015 Springfield Solutions launches innovative new label aimed at companies...

New whitepaper from Festo explains how energy costs in compressed air systems can be reduced by up to 60%
04 March 2015 New whitepaper from Festo explains how energy costs in compressed air...

Clondalkin Group Announces Registered Trademark for Advanced Printing Technology
04 March 2015 Clondalkin Group Announces Registered Trademark for Advanced Printing Technology

QUADRANT CMS AND DISPACK PROJECTS CO-DESIGN BREAKTHROUGH DOLIUM ONE-WAY PET BEER KEG SYSTEM
03 March 2015 QUADRANT CMS AND DISPACK PROJECTS CO-DESIGN BREAKTHROUGH DOLIUM ONE-WAY...

Nampak has reached its billionth sale
03 March 2015 Nampak has reached its billionth sale

Patent approved for innovative bioplastic
03 March 2015 Patent approved for innovative bioplastic

TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) INTRODUCES NEW LUMILID BIO-BASED, SOLVENT-FREE LIDDING FILMS
03 March 2015 TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) INTRODUCES NEW LUMILID BIO-BASED,...

Tetra Pak increases speed-to-market for prepared food manufacturers
03 March 2015 Tetra Pak increases speed-to-market for prepared food manufacturers

Unilever to acquire REN Skincare
03 March 2015 Unilever to acquire REN Skincare

Heidelberg acquires European Group PSG
03 March 2015 Heidelberg acquires European Group PSG

Antalis launch regional educational workshops
03 March 2015 Antalis launch regional educational workshops

Europe’s environment – state and outlook 2015
03 March 2015 Europe’s environment – state and outlook 2015

FELINFOEL, WALES OLDEST BREWER, INNOVATES WITH REXAM CANS FOR DOUBLE DRAGON
03 March 2015 FELINFOEL, WALES OLDEST BREWER, INNOVATES WITH REXAM CANS FOR DOUBLE DRAGON

Coca-Cola celebrates 100 years of Contour Bottle with new marketing campaign
03 March 2015 Coca-Cola celebrates 100 years of Contour Bottle with new marketing campaign

Tom’s Pies launches new brand and pack design from Ziggurat Brands
03 March 2015 Tom’s Pies launches new brand and pack design from Ziggurat Brands

Sappi offers superior labelling solution
03 March 2015 Sappi North America launch of LusterCote, a superior C1S paper for labels...

February 2015

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Creaset: Paper for Labels and Flexible Packaging
27 February 2015 Creaset: Paper for Labels and Flexible Packaging

SURVEY REVEALS THE CRUCIAL ROLE CORRUGATED PACKAGING PLAYS IN THE FOOD AND DRINKS INDUSTRY
27 February 2015 SURVEY REVEALS THE CRUCIAL ROLE CORRUGATED PACKAGING PLAYS IN THE FOOD...

Red Brick Brewing Company Adopts Novelis evercan Packaging
27 February 2015 Red Brick Brewing Company Adopts Novelis evercan Packaging

BLUE LID CAPS SUCCESSFUL PRODUCT LAUNCH
27 February 2015 BLUE LID CAPS SUCCESSFUL PRODUCT LAUNCH

Sonoco's EcoTect Uncoated Recycled Board First to be Certified to Hewlett-Packard Indigo
27 February 2015 Sonoco's EcoTect(R) Uncoated Recycled Board (URB) First to be Certified...

European Bioplastics Conference celebrates 10th anniversary
27 February 2015 European Bioplastics Conference celebrates 10th anniversary

Foil’s versatility suits Newfoil
27 February 2015 UK independent stockist of labelstocks and hot stamping foils Newfoil...

SoftTouch gains European patent
26 February 2015 The European Patent Office (EPO) has granted Derprosa, the graphic arts...

Diageo and Thinfilm Unveil the Connected ‘Smart Bottle’
25 February 2015 Diageo and Thinfilm Unveil the Connected ‘Smart Bottle’

Smurfit Kappa launches latest packaging innovation, the Shelf-Facer, boosting brand visibility by up to 50%
25 February 2015 Smurfit Kappa launches latest packaging innovation, the Shelf-Facer,...

World-first technology promises sustainable future for lithographic printing
25 February 2015 World-first technology promises sustainable future for lithographic printing

CCE International 2015 presents series of open seminars
25 February 2015 CCE International 2015 presents series of open seminars

Infiana: Debut at ICE Europe
25 February 2015 Infiana: Debut at ICE Europe

ARCHROMA RECEIVES FDA FOOD CONTACT APPROVAL FOR NEW CARTAGUARD® KST OIL AND GREASE RESISTANCE ADDITIVE
25 February 2015 ARCHROMA RECEIVES FDA FOOD CONTACT APPROVAL FOR NEW CARTAGUARD® KST OIL...

SATO showcases print and label solutions for food industry at CFIA 2015
25 February 2015 SATO showcases print and label solutions for food industry at CFIA 2015

DEINOVE STRENGTHENS ITS POSITION IN THE UNITED STATES
25 February 2015 DEINOVE STRENGTHENS ITS POSITION IN THE UNITED STATES

Friction, peel and tear tester is easy to use
25 February 2015 Mecmesin’s new FPT-H1 horizontal friction, peel and tear tester is...

REXAM AND CARLSBERG CELEBRATE FIRST EVER CRADLE TO CRADLE CERTIFICATION FOR A BEVERAGE CAN
24 February 2015 REXAM AND CARLSBERG CELEBRATE FIRST EVER CRADLE TO CRADLE CERTIFICATION FOR...

TEENAGE GIRL SHOPPING HABITS
24 February 2015 TEENAGE GIRL SHOPPING HABITS

Antalis to present its latest packaging solutions to achieve operational excellence throughout the packaging supply chain
24 February 2015 Antalis to present its latest packaging solutions to achieve...

Water Bottle Caps Will “Fly Right By”
24 February 2015 Water Bottle Caps Will “Fly Right By” in NPE Booth W623

Kodak Leading Market Transformation with Digital Inkjet Technology
24 February 2015 Kodak Leading Market Transformation with Digital Inkjet Technology

Prinovis has a successful start in web offset printing in Dresden
24 February 2015 Prinovis has a successful start in web offset printing in Dresden

drinktec - A worldwide showing, at four events around the globe
24 February 2015 drinktec - A worldwide showing, at four events around the globe

Tekni-Plex's Plan To Acquire Gallazzi's Italian Pharma Blister Film, Adhesive Tape Substrate Film Businesses Has Been Approved
24 February 2015 Tekni-Plex's Plan To Acquire Gallazzi's Italian Pharma Blister Film,...

Kodak Introduces World’s Fastest Black and White Inkjet Press
24 February 2015 Kodak Introduces World’s Fastest Black and White Inkjet Press

CS Labels moves into the ‘Fast Lane’ with the Xeikon Cheetah Digital Press
24 February 2015 CS Labels moves into the ‘Fast Lane’ with the Xeikon Cheetah Digital Press

MWV Packaging Matters Finds Strong Link Between Packaging Satisfaction and Consumer Purchase Behavior
24 February 2015 MWV Packaging Matters Finds Strong Link Between Packaging Satisfaction...

Label adhesive is hard working
24 February 2015 Lecta has launched a new permanent adhesive for labelling reusable hard...

Dairy-free products from So Delicious Dairy Free in SIG Combibloc carton packs
23 February 2015 Dairy-free products from So Delicious Dairy Free in SIG Combibloc carton packs

The ChildSafe Packaging Group (CSPG) welcomes Origin Pharma Packaging
23 February 2015 The ChildSafe Packaging Group (CSPG) welcomes Origin Pharma Packaging

Springetts unveils new Master Brand for Young’s Seafood
23 February 2015 Springetts unveils new Master Brand for Young’s Seafood

SIDEL CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN JAPAN
23 February 2015 SIDEL CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN JAPAN

NEW FORWARD STOCK PLANNING SOFTWARE SOLUTION DELIVERS 16% SALES INCREASE
23 February 2015 NEW FORWARD STOCK PLANNING SOFTWARE SOLUTION DELIVERS 16% SALES INCREASE

Lumson Chose to be GREEN
23 February 2015 Lumson Chose to be GREEN

K2 Verpackungen installs second BOBST Flexo folder gluer
23 February 2015 K2 Verpackungen installs second BOBST Flexo folder gluer

Hain Celestial Announces Accretive Strategic Acquisition
23 February 2015 Hain Celestial Announces Accretive Strategic Acquisition

One Equity Partners (OEP) sells the Duropack Group to DS Smith
23 February 2015 One Equity Partners (OEP) sells the Duropack Group to DS Smith

Introducing Pressure Sensitive Labels Compatible with PET Bottle Recycling
20 February 2015 Introducing Pressure Sensitive Labels Compatible with PET Bottle Recycling

PEFC endorses CPI Poll findings
20 February 2015 PEFC endorses CPI Poll findings

H.B. Fuller's Sesame Dry End Technology Delivers Superior Bond, Super-Clean Opening on Dry End of Corrugator
19 February 2015 H.B. Fuller's Sesame Dry End Technology Delivers Superior Bond,...

TCL Packaging develops special micro-perforated lidding films for soft fruits
19 February 2015 TCL Packaging develops special micro-perforated lidding films for soft fruits

Ball Announces Proposed Acquisition of Rexam PLC
19 February 2015 Ball Announces Proposed Acquisition of Rexam PLC

Agua Enerviva Energy Water Is Introduced In Lightweight, Hot Fill PET Container
18 February 2015 Agua Enerviva Energy Water Is Introduced In Lightweight, Hot Fill PET Container

RKW film innovation awarded at the largest agricul-tural exhibition in the USA
18 February 2015 RKW film innovation awarded at the largest agricul-tural exhibition in the USA

conveyor belting supplier Ammeraal Beltech meets tobacco industry challenge and launches new suction tape for cigarette manufacturers
18 February 2015 conveyor belting supplier Ammeraal Beltech meets tobacco industry...

KNOWLEDGESHARE LIVE IN DUBAI PROVIDES INSIGHTS INTO BEVERAGE INDUSTRY CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
18 February 2015 KNOWLEDGESHARE LIVE IN DUBAI PROVIDES INSIGHTS INTO BEVERAGE...

Unilever and M&S to Share Packaging Visions at Plastics Recycling Expo
18 February 2015 Unilever and M&S to Share Packaging Visions at Plastics Recycling Expo

RISI Announces New Event Partnership with CEPI
18 February 2015 RISI Announces New Event Partnership with CEPI

Polymer improves sealing performance
18 February 2015 ExxonMobil Chemical’s new Vistamaxx 3588FL polymer can be used to...

Join the Street Food Revolution
17 February 2015 Join the Street Food Revolution

Seven out of every ten consumers choose products laminated with SoFT TOUcH
17 February 2015 Seven out of every ten consumers choose products laminated with SoFT TOUcH

Aldi moves into cold pressed rapeseed oil market thanks to Phoenix
17 February 2015 Aldi moves into cold pressed rapeseed oil market thanks to Phoenix

Cosmo Films offers High Barrier Metallized Film
17 February 2015 Cosmo Films offers High Barrier Metallized Film

Nazdar Announces 720 Series UV Inkjet Ink
17 February 2015 Nazdar Announces 720 Series UV Inkjet Ink

EU industry competitiveness:
17 February 2015

Sappi North America Launches New CPG Packaging Product
16 February 2015 Sappi North America Launches New CPG Packaging Product

Tetra Pak introduces new cleaning in place guide to boost food processing efficiency
16 February 2015 Tetra Pak introduces new cleaning in place guide to boost food...

Cawston Press launches three new vegetable & fruit drinks
16 February 2015 Cawston Press launches three new vegetable & fruit drinks

Eagle Systems Opens Central European Office in Warsaw
16 February 2015 Eagle Systems Opens Central European Office in Warsaw

Drupa to switch to a three-year cycle
16 February 2015 World leading print industry trade fair drupa will switch to a...

Collaboration produces metallic flexible packaging prototypes
16 February 2015 Proofing Technologies, manufacturer of JetComp films used for...

Mondi enlarges its durable Polywoven product range
13 February 2015 Mondi enlarges its durable Polywoven product range

Healthy Juices Look Good in PET
12 February 2015 Healthy Juices Look Good in PET

Extend Shelf Life of Fresh and Processed Meat with Multisorb
12 February 2015 Extend Shelf Life of Fresh and Processed Meat with Multisorb

SEAWEED CHIPS IN COMPOSTABLE NATUREFLEX PACKAGING
12 February 2015 SEAWEED CHIPS IN COMPOSTABLE NATUREFLEX PACKAGING

Making Hearts Melt: Chinese Chocolate Printing Craze Wrapped-Up in ‘Cocoa’
12 February 2015 Making Hearts Melt: Chinese Chocolate Printing Craze Wrapped-Up in ‘Cocoa’

Derprosa-Taghleef Industries obtains the European patent for the SoFT TOUcH film
11 February 2015 Derprosa-Taghleef Industries obtains the European patent for the SoFT TOUcH film

ANDREX PORTFOLIO REFRESH REJUVINATES TOILET TISSUE AISLE
11 February 2015 ANDREX PORTFOLIO REFRESH REJUVINATES TOILET TISSUE AISLE

SAVE FOOD Meeting in May 2015 at Nestlé
11 February 2015 SAVE FOOD Meeting in May 2015 at Nestlé

Chevler launches mini-loaf cake wraps
10 February 2015 Chevler launches mini-loaf cake wraps

The Bramwell Label Company Launches New Digital Printing Services with HP Indigo WS6600 Digital Press and A B Graphic Digicon Series 2
10 February 2015 The Bramwell Label Company Launches New Digital Printing Services with...

BOBST at ProPak Vietnam 2015
10 February 2015 BOBST at ProPak Vietnam 2015

Bosch plans to acquire Osgood Industries
10 February 2015 Bosch plans to acquire Osgood Industries

New Tamper Evident tubes from M&H Plastics
10 February 2015 New Tamper Evident tubes from M&H Plastics

Aptar Stelmi unveils PremiumCoatT - Coated stoppers for sensitive and high-value injectables
10 February 2015 Aptar Stelmi unveils PremiumCoatT - Coated stoppers for sensitive...

Hygienic design in the food industry - an important theme at Anuga FoodTec 2015
10 February 2015 Hygienic design in the food industry - an important theme at Anuga FoodTec 2015

ELPLAST launches their innovative Powder Resistant Zippers at Packaging Innovations, Birmingham
10 February 2015 ELPLAST launches their innovative Powder Resistant Zippers at...

Linde launches innovative leak detection technology to improve food packaging process
09 February 2015 Linde launches innovative leak detection technology to improve food...

Gx MultiShell vials are safe and efficient packaging for biopharmaceuticals
09 February 2015 Gx MultiShell vials are safe and efficient packaging for biopharmaceuticals

Intrepid Fox on board with the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
09 February 2015 Intrepid Fox on board with the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company

Major Brands to Speak at UK's Biggest Packaging Show
09 February 2015 Major Brands to Speak at UK's Biggest Packaging Show

LVF ENJOYS MORRISONS’ SUCCESS
09 February 2015 LVF ENJOYS MORRISONS’ SUCCESS

Gerresheimer launches an eye opener for easy use of eye droppers
09 February 2015 Gerresheimer launches an eye opener for easy use of eye droppers

Markem Imaje launches 9400 series of printers to boost traceability
09 February 2015 Markem Imaje launches 9400 series of printers to boost traceability

APPE LAUNCHES SPRAYPET REVEAL: THE WORLD’S FIRST FULLY TRANSPARENT BAG-ON-VALVE AEROSOL SYSTEM
06 February 2015 APPE LAUNCHES SPRAYPET REVEAL: THE WORLD’S FIRST FULLY...

RR Donnelley to Acquire Courier Corporation
06 February 2015 RR Donnelley to Acquire Courier Corporation

New Tamper Evident tubes from M&H Plastics
06 February 2015 New Tamper Evident tubes from M&H Plastics

ProSweets Cologne 2015: Final report
06 February 2015 ProSweets Cologne 2015: Final report

CEPI Publishes Preliminary Statistics 2014
06 February 2015 CEPI Publishes Preliminary Statistics 2014

Spy Studio Creates Brand for Reon
06 February 2015 Spy Studio Creates Brand for Reon

BOPP film provides proven mineral oil barrier
06 February 2015 Innovia Films has launched its first BOPP film that has been...

Europrint Medien GmbH and its partner Druckteam Berlin adopt the Kodak Sonora XP Process Free Plate
05 February 2015 Europrint Medien GmbH and its partner Druckteam Berlin adopt the Kodak...

CombiWhite C3 introduced to improve printer safety
05 February 2015 CombiWhite C3 introduced to improve printer safety

EUROPEAN INJECTION MOULDING INDUSTRY: RECOVERY BUT NOT FOR ALL
04 February 2015 EUROPEAN INJECTION MOULDING INDUSTRY: RECOVERY BUT NOT FOR ALL

BCF challenges French restrictions on BPA-based materials in food packaging
04 February 2015 BCF challenges French restrictions on BPA-based materials in food packaging

Tetra Pak acquires Obram
03 February 2015 Tetra Pak acquires Obram

The Body Shop International announces the acquisition of its Australia Franchise business
03 February 2015 The Body Shop International announces the acquisition of its...

PaperWise Breakthrough in sustainability
03 February 2015 PaperWise Breakthrough in sustainability

Leading European Brand Design Agency Lands in the UK
03 February 2015 Leading European Brand Design Agency Lands in the UK

Perfect adhesion for small radii
03 February 2015 Perfect adhesion for small radii

Harper innovations at ICE USA
03 February 2015 Harper Corporation of America will be among these companies and is...

SIDEL AND NESTLÉ WATERS: 50-YEAR COLLABORATION MILESTONE HIGHLIGHTS BENEFITS OF PARTNERSHIP APPROACH
02 February 2015 SIDEL AND NESTLÉ WATERS: 50-YEAR COLLABORATION MILESTONE HIGHLIGHTS...

Budelpack expands with semi-automated jar packaging line
02 February 2015 Budelpack expands with semi-automated jar packaging line

Metsä Board shows paperboards developed for beautycare and luxury products at PCD Paris
02 February 2015 Metsä Board shows paperboards developed for beautycare and luxury products...

New UK ‘Women In Packaging’ Organisation Launch
02 February 2015 New UK ‘Women In Packaging’ Organisation Launch

Whistl bags Jiffy
02 February 2015 Whistl bags Jiffy

Stora Enso and Pfäffle cooperate on digitally printed packaging
02 February 2015 Stora Enso and Pfäffle cooperate on digitally printed packaging

New product launches to keep food Fresha
02 February 2015 New product launches to keep food Fresha

Smoothies to-go, from FrieslandCampina
02 February 2015 Smoothies to-go, from FrieslandCampina

January 2015

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Essentra completes $455m acquisition of Clondalkin
30 January 2015 Essentra completes $455m acquisition of Clondalkin

PRO CARTON presents trends 2015: sustainability and individuality
30 January 2015 PRO CARTON presents trends 2015: sustainability and individuality

CORRUGATED PACKAGING IS RISING TO MEET THE CHALLENGE OF A DIGITAL LANDSCAPE
30 January 2015 CORRUGATED PACKAGING IS RISING TO MEET THE CHALLENGE OF A DIGITAL LANDSCAPE

First Xeikon Cheetah starts running at Mercian Labels
30 January 2015 UK based Mercian Labels is the world’s first pilot site of Xeikon...

Carlsberg and Partners to Develop Biodegradable Wood-Fiber Bottle
29 January 2015 Carlsberg and Partners to Develop Biodegradable Wood-Fiber Bottle

Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Splicer Reduces Downtime in Food and Beverage Packaging
29 January 2015 Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Splicer Reduces Downtime in Food...

Magners introduces its latest cider innovation
29 January 2015 Magners introduces its latest cider innovation

Davis-Standard at NPE 2015
29 January 2015 Davis-Standard at NPE 2015

Innovative Solutions for Testing the Paper Quality
29 January 2015 Innovative Solutions for Testing the Paper Quality

Industrial Robots Global Study: China to overtake EU and North America by 2017
29 January 2015 Industrial Robots Global Study: China to overtake EU and North America by 2017

MWV and RockTenn to merge as $16 billion global packaging giant
29 January 2015 Rock-Tenn and MeadWestvaco (MWV) have entered into a definitive...

SATO acquires majority stake in Okil, Russia's leading label manufacturer
28 January 2015

Retailers Face Costs of £100k per Product Line Following Labelling Changes
28 January 2015 Retailers Face Costs of £100k per Product Line Following Labelling Changes

Cotteswold Dairy chooses Kliklok shrinkwrappers
28 January 2015 Cotteswold Dairy chooses Kliklok shrinkwrappers

Predictive Shelf Life Moisture Control Modelling Service being showcased by Baltimore Innovations at Pharmapack Europe 2015
28 January 2015 Predictive Shelf Life Moisture Control Modelling Service being showcased...

ARLA FOODS WINS WAITROSE SUPPLIER AWARD
28 January 2015 ARLA FOODS WINS WAITROSE SUPPLIER AWARD

PPG expands HOBA coatings line for aerosols and tubes with new generation
28 January 2015 PPG expands HOBA coatings line for aerosols and tubes with...

Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging move to Olympia
28 January 2015 Show organiser easyFairs is moving its London packaging event to...

New Edixion Swatch from Antalis Showcases Product Qualities
27 January 2015 New Edixion Swatch from Antalis Showcases Product Qualities

RECORD YEAR FOR SIDEL'S DRY PREFORM DECONTAMINATION TECHNOLOGY
26 January 2015 RECORD YEAR FOR SIDEL'S DRY PREFORM DECONTAMINATION TECHNOLOGY

Kodak flexo solution meets demanding needs of corrugated sector for Tadam
26 January 2015 Kodak flexo solution meets demanding needs of corrugated sector for Tadam

Paradigm Imaging Group Nominated for 2015 Wide-Format Imaging Top Product Awards
26 January 2015 Paradigm Imaging Group Nominated for 2015 Wide-Format Imaging Top Product Awards

Up&Go comes to UK
26 January 2015 Australia’s number one breakfast set to revolutionise theUK breakfast category

Smurfit Kappa and BiBoViNo partner to promote high-quality Bag-in-Box® wines
26 January 2015 Smurfit Kappa and BiBoViNo partner to promote high-quality Bag-in-Box® wines

Rexam acquires majority stake in United Arab Can Manufacturing
26 January 2015 Rexam acquires majority stake in United Arab Can Manufacturing

New markets drive global flexible packaging demand
26 January 2015 A new study by PCI Films Consulting says 15 emerging flexible...

ULMA TARGETS MEDICAL DEVICES SECTOR AS PART OF 2015 PACKAGING STRATEGY
23 January 2015 ULMA TARGETS MEDICAL DEVICES SECTOR AS PART OF 2015 PACKAGING STRATEGY

Albéa opens its Mascara Center of Excellence in Italy
23 January 2015 Albéa opens its Mascara Center of Excellence in Italy

Environment First: Sleever International revolutionizes the recycling of PET bottles with the LDPET solution
23 January 2015 Environment First: Sleever International revolutionizes the recycling of...

Parkside Launch APEX Innovation Strategy To Success
23 January 2015 Parkside Launch APEX Innovation Strategy To Success

Show Debut for Latest Truepress at Hunkeler Innovationdays
23 January 2015 Show Debut for Latest Truepress at Hunkeler Innovationdays

INX Digital to demonstrate in demand wide format alternative inkjet inks at FASTSIGNS convention.
23 January 2015 INX Digital to demonstrate in demand wide format alternative inkjet inks...

Mercian Labels installs world's first Xeikon Cheetah
23 January 2015 Mercian Labels installs world's first Xeikon Cheetah

The Basis for Polyester and Polyurethane: Ceresana Analyzes the Global Market for Toluene
23 January 2015 The Basis for Polyester and Polyurethane: Ceresana Analyzes the Global...

TRESU introduces customised printing unit for integration into converting machines for sanitary products
23 January 2015 TRESU introduces customised printing unit for integration into...

SECOND SOMA FLEXO PRESS AT PABEX AIMED AT GRAVURE AND OFFSET
23 January 2015 SECOND SOMA FLEXO PRESS AT PABEX AIMED AT GRAVURE AND OFFSET

ERA Seminar "Gravure at your fingertips"
23 January 2015 ERA Seminar "Gravure at your fingertips"

Global Closure Systems exhibits at Pharmapack Europe 2015
23 January 2015 Global Closure Systems exhibits at Pharmapack Europe 2015

Denny Bros restructures for future growth
23 January 2015 Fix-a-Form multi-page label creator Denny Bros has appointed Graham Denny...

Moonshine brings brewing home to the East Midlands with Phoenix partnership
22 January 2015 Moonshine brings brewing home to the East Midlands with Phoenix partnership

Plastic Technologies, Toyo Seikan expand Fi-Cell PET bottle representation agreement into Europe
22 January 2015 Plastic Technologies, Toyo Seikan expand Fi-Cell PET bottle...

Amcor P-Plus wins Highly Commended award in the 'Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year'
22 January 2015 Amcor P-Plus wins Highly Commended award in the 'Flexible Plastic Pack...

Ball Participates in Shared Vision for Aluminum Sustainability
22 January 2015 Ball Participates in Shared Vision for Aluminum Sustainability

NEW BOPP FILM PROVIDES PROVEN MINERAL OIL BARRIER
22 January 2015 NEW BOPP FILM PROVIDES PROVEN MINERAL OIL BARRIER

Retrofit of InlineDensity Control (IDC) from Grapho Metronic and manroland web systems - production-ready in record time
22 January 2015 Retrofit of InlineDensity Control (IDC) from Grapho Metronic and...

SIDEL PATENT SUCCESSFULLY ENFORCED FOR THIRD TIME
22 January 2015 SIDEL PATENT SUCCESSFULLY ENFORCED FOR THIRD TIME

TCL Packaging invests in new Laminastar 4 solvent-free laminator
22 January 2015 TCL Packaging invests in new Laminastar 4 solvent-free laminator

Amcor Flexibles Launches its Amcor Opening Feature (AOF) on Child-Resistant Push-Through Blister Lidding
21 January 2015 Amcor Flexibles Launches its Amcor Opening Feature (AOF) on...

Fujifilm to showcase the ‘power of inkjet’ for label and packaging applications at Packaging Innovations 2015
21 January 2015 Fujifilm to showcase the ‘power of inkjet’ for label and...

Videojet delivers lifetime traceability and code security with new 7810 UV Laser
21 January 2015 Videojet delivers lifetime traceability and code security with new 7810 UV Laser

Cerulean demonstrates importance of testing creases on whole cartons
21 January 2015

UK WINE RECESSION ENDS THIS YEAR, SAYS VINEXPO
20 January 2015 UK WINE RECESSION ENDS THIS YEAR, SAYS VINEXPO

W&M Watson Packaging Completes Acquisition of Peter Bryson Packaging Ltd
20 January 2015 W&M Watson Packaging Completes Acquisition of Peter Bryson Packaging Ltd

Vetroplas launches unique tube packaging into the UK
20 January 2015 Vetroplas launches unique tube packaging into the UK

GLOBAL CLOSURE SYSTEMS EXHIBITS AT PHARMAPACK EUROPE 2015
20 January 2015 GLOBAL CLOSURE SYSTEMS EXHIBITS AT PHARMAPACK EUROPE 2015

BVD Druck + Verlag AG in Liechtenstein scores with Heidelberg ball-printing press
20 January 2015 BVD Druck + Verlag AG in Liechtenstein scores with Heidelberg...

The Estée Lauder Companies Completes Acquisition of GLAMGLOW
20 January 2015 The Estée Lauder Companies Completes Acquisition of GLAMGLOW

Husky Injection Molding Systems at NPE 2015
20 January 2015 Husky Injection Molding Systems at NPE 2015

Intrepid Fox makes Scottish debut at ScotHot
19 January 2015 Intrepid Fox makes Scottish debut at ScotHot

Corrugated cardboard strapping machine sets new benchmarks in Standard-6 design
19 January 2015 Corrugated cardboard strapping machine sets new benchmarks in Standard-6 design

Finlandia Vodka Boxes constructed from AbbeyTex Win F&SEA Award
19 January 2015 Finlandia Vodka Boxes constructed from AbbeyTex Win F&SEA Award

TrakRap Secures Funding for Packaging Innovation
19 January 2015 TrakRap Secures Funding for Packaging Innovation

UNITED BISCUITS launches new-LOOK packaging for Jacobs
19 January 2015 UNITED BISCUITS launches new-LOOK packaging for Jacobs

Innovia Films and API Foils showcase the possibilities of cold foil for label converters
19 January 2015 Innovia Films and API Foils showcase the possibilities of cold foil for...

Coveris' Breakthrough Technology NEOCELL PP+ Wins Packaging Oscar
19 January 2015 Coveris' Breakthrough Technology NEOCELL PP+ Wins Packaging Oscar

L’OREAL AND AVERY DENNISON COLLABORATE TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF LABELS
19 January 2015 L’OREAL AND AVERY DENNISON COLLABORATE TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF LABELS

POT ENSURES PASTA DISHES CAN BE ALL SHOOK UP
19 January 2015 POT ENSURES PASTA DISHES CAN BE ALL SHOOK UP

Brandimage's Influence in Packaging Design Felt Across Store Aisles
16 January 2015 Brandimage's Influence in Packaging Design Felt Across Store Aisles

Better supplier collaboration needs to be at the forefront of the drinks industry, says Crimson & Co
16 January 2015 Better supplier collaboration needs to be at the forefront of the...

REXAM EXPANDS IN CENTRAL AMERICA
16 January 2015 REXAM EXPANDS IN CENTRAL AMERICA

Netstal wins PETplanet award in the category "preform + cap machine builder"
16 January 2015 Netstal wins PETplanet award in the category "preform + cap machine builder"

Clariant unveils ColorForward 2016
16 January 2015 Clariant unveils ColorForward 2016

Previously known as Huhtamaki Films, now operating under Infiana Group
16 January 2015 Previously known as Huhtamaki Films, now operating under Infiana Group

rlc focuses on safety and system solutions
16 January 2015 rlc focuses on safety and system solutionsThe rlc | packaging...

Versatile Ink Particularly Suited to Polyethylene
15 January 2015 Versatile Ink Particularly Suited to Polyethylene

PCD 2015 Conference Programme
15 January 2015 PCD 2015 Conference Programme

The Estée Lauder Companies Completes Acquisition of Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle
15 January 2015 The Estée Lauder Companies Completes Acquisition of Editions de...

EMMI EXPANDS PRODUCT OFFERING WITH NEW CHOCOLATE MILK RANGE
15 January 2015 EMMI EXPANDS PRODUCT OFFERING WITH NEW CHOCOLATE MILK RANGE

Packaging Innovation Challenges of an Ageing Population
15 January 2015 Packaging Innovation Challenges of an Ageing Population

VIDRALA COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF ENCIRC
15 January 2015 VIDRALA COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF ENCIRC

NEW WHITE PAPER: LANDA DIGITAL PRINTING REDEFINES PRESS OPERATOR USER EXPERIENCE
15 January 2015 NEW WHITE PAPER: LANDA DIGITAL PRINTING REDEFINES PRESS OPERATOR...

InfoTrends Reveals how to Profit through Digital Printing in the Decor Marketplace with Latest Research
15 January 2015 InfoTrends Reveals how to Profit through Digital Printing in the...

A Good Choice for 2015 – Aluminium Closures
14 January 2015 A Good Choice for 2015 – Aluminium Closures

Ultrachem officially joins forces with ACTEGA Colorchemie to bring water based inks to the UK Flexographic market.
14 January 2015 Ultrachem officially joins forces with ACTEGA Colorchemie to bring...

Bespoke Capital Partners Joins Noël Group to Purchase Nomacorc, LLC from Summit Partners
14 January 2015 Bespoke Capital Partners Joins Noël Group to Purchase Nomacorc, LLC...

LOMA SYSTEMS OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE AGAINST LATEST BRC GLOBAL STANDARD FOR FOOD SAFETY
14 January 2015 LOMA SYSTEMS OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE AGAINST LATEST BRC GLOBAL STANDARD FOR...

Domino’s D-Series lasers produce unique codes for Lucozade Energy interactive YES Project
14 January 2015 Domino’s D-Series lasers produce unique codes for Lucozade Energy...

C & T’s bespoke rubbers solve Laserline Dies cracking issues
14 January 2015 C & T’s bespoke rubbers solve Laserline Dies cracking issues

Hot stamping foil has greater versatility
14 January 2015 A new general purpose matt pigment hot stamping foil from API offers...

ARDAGH NAVIGATES NEW WATERS WITH SAILOR JERRY
13 January 2015 ARDAGH NAVIGATES NEW WATERS WITH SAILOR JERRY

Silk Pearce designs new packaging for Honeybell Soap relaunch
13 January 2015 Silk Pearce designs new packaging for Honeybell Soap relaunch

Industry experts announced for Pro2Pac Live thought leadership programme
13 January 2015 Industry experts announced for Pro2Pac Live thought leadership programme

SUSTAIN partnership – great start to 2015, as membership rises from five to 14
13 January 2015 SUSTAIN partnership – great start to 2015, as membership rises from five to 14

The Coatings Industry reports highest recycling levels
13 January 2015 The Coatings Industry reports highest recycling levels

Cautious confidence for 2015
09 January 2015 With more than 300 members, the German IK Association of Plastic...

TRESU develops integrated pouch printing solution to enable detergent industry compliance with European safety directive
09 January 2015 TRESU develops integrated pouch printing solution to enable...

Blue Earth Foods Protected By Autocoding
09 January 2015 Blue Earth Foods Protected By Autocoding

LOMA SYSTEMS LAUNCHES NEW SURETUNE METAL DETECTOR
09 January 2015 LOMA SYSTEMS LAUNCHES NEW SURETUNE METAL DETECTOR

Robot palletisers with bags of versatility
09 January 2015 Robot palletisers with bags of versatility

Specialist packaging company merger creates ‘one-stop’ shop
08 January 2015 Specialist packaging company merger creates ‘one-stop’ shop

Science that Connects: Dow Adhesives for Packaging, Textiles and Hygiene
08 January 2015 Science that Connects: Dow Adhesives for Packaging, Textiles and Hygiene

DIR Technologies to Present Lecture on Defense and Aerospace Technologies for Packaging Integrity Analysis and Process Control
08 January 2015 DIR Technologies to Present Lecture on Defense and Aerospace Technologies...

New Versatile Hot Stamping Foil Has Got It Covered
07 January 2015 New Versatile Hot Stamping Foil Has Got It Covered

PRINT AND APPLY LABELLERS OFFERS KEY ROLE IN FMD COMPLIANCE
07 January 2015 PRINT AND APPLY LABELLERS OFFERS KEY ROLE IN FMD COMPLIANCE

REXAM DEVELOPS BESPOKE CUT-OUT TAB FOR CARLSBERG BEER RANGE
07 January 2015 REXAM DEVELOPS BESPOKE CUT-OUT TAB FOR CARLSBERG BEER RANGE

KNOWLEDGESHARE LIVE IN DUBAI – INTERNATIONAL FORUM TO ADDRESS GLOBAL BEVERAGE CHALLENGES
07 January 2015 KNOWLEDGESHARE LIVE IN DUBAI – INTERNATIONAL FORUM TO ADDRESS GLOBAL...

Another UK Experience Centre for Smurfit Kappa
07 January 2015 Smurfit Kappa has opened a new Experience Centre in Mold, UK, bringing...

Vision Paper & Board expand folding boxboard (GC2) range
07 January 2015 Vision Paper & Board expand folding boxboard (GC2) range

3C! Packaging Introduces Production Capabilities for Industry-leading 294-panel Outserts
07 January 2015 3C! Packaging Introduces Production Capabilities for...

Keystone Folding Box Co. Launches Ecoslide-RX 2.0 Compliance Package
06 January 2015 Keystone Folding Box Co. Launches Ecoslide-RX 2.0 Compliance Package

CUSHING JOINS AIMCAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS
06 January 2015 CUSHING JOINS AIMCAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SHEEP PRINT INTRODUCES NPD SOLUTION FOR LAUNCH OF FOOD PRODUCTS
06 January 2015 SHEEP PRINT INTRODUCES NPD SOLUTION FOR LAUNCH OF FOOD PRODUCTS

OKI launches new high-performance, eco-friendly, A4 mono Printers and MFPs
06 January 2015 OKI launches new high-performance, eco-friendly, A4 mono Printers and MFPs

Crown designs Vinnie-shaped tin for Fox’s new Vinnie’s Biscwits Selection
06 January 2015 Crown designs Vinnie-shaped tin for Fox’s new Vinnie’s Biscwits Selection

AutoCoding Systems “Soups-up” Coding and Packaging Integrity
06 January 2015 AutoCoding Systems “Soups-up” Coding and Packaging Integrityat...

Tyler improves pouch capabilities
06 January 2015 UK based flexible packaging specialist Tyler Packaging has invested in a...

Tna - Sonia Loeza
06 January 2015 Sonia Loeza is now tna’s general manager - Latin America, based in Mexico City.

NEW EXTRUSION COATING DIE ELIMINATES EDGE BEAD AND ENHANCES COAT WEIGHT UNIFORMITY FOR KOREAN MAKER OF FLEXIBLE PACKAGING
05 January 2015 NEW EXTRUSION COATING DIE ELIMINATES EDGE BEAD AND ENHANCES COAT...

Milliken to Feature New Benefits and Applications for its Advanced Additive Technologies at NPE 2015
05 January 2015 Milliken to Feature New Benefits and Applications for its Advanced...

Southgate buys UK strap manufacturer McKindy
05 January 2015 Southgate buys UK strap manufacturer McKindy

One Equity Partners (OEP) sells Constantia Flexibles to Wendel
02 January 2015 One Equity Partners (OEP) sells Constantia Flexibles to Wendel

Davis-Standard at Interplastica 2015
02 January 2015 Davis-Standard at Interplastica 2015

Holograms to grow in 2015 as part of multi-layered solutions, says IHMA
02 January 2015 Holograms to grow in 2015 as part of multi-layered solutions, says IHMA

Venting film lets off steam
02 January 2015 A new steam venting lidding film from KM Packaging Service is compatible...

December 2014

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A Review of 2014
29 December 2014 A Review of 2014Ruth Price, business development director at...

A secret weapon for box plants that produce shelf ready packaging
26 December 2014 A secret weapon for box plants that produce shelf ready packaging

O-I Consolidates Senior Leadership Roles Andres Lopez named President of Glass Containers and Chief Operating Officer of O-I
25 December 2014 O-I Consolidates Senior Leadership Roles Andres Lopez named President...

Ball Names Erik Bouts to Lead Global Metal Beverage Packaging
25 December 2014 Ball Names Erik Bouts to Lead Global Metal Beverage Packaging

FIR-st Class
25 December 2014 FIR-st Class

2015 will be about innovations in the logistics world, says KPMG
24 December 2014 2015 will be about innovations in the logistics world, says KPMG

Tyler Packaging continues to improve printing capabilities with new machine
24 December 2014 Tyler Packaging continues to improve printing capabilities with new machine

Menasha to double capacity
24 December 2014 In the USA, a new Bobst 90SIX central impression flexo press will...

Bluemarlin Designs Lindeman’s Nordic 2014 Seasonal Edition
24 December 2014 Bluemarlin Designs Lindeman’s Nordic 2014 Seasonal Edition

Recycled cartonboard for fast food packaging
24 December 2014 BASF and Feinpappenwerk Gebr Schuster are working jointly on a solution for...

Virtus Holdings Acquires Appleton Coated
24 December 2014 Virtus Holdings Acquires Appleton Coated

DOMO CHEMICALS’ BOARD has approved an investment to expand the BOPA production of CFP FLEXIBLE PACKAGING, CESANO MADERNO (Italy), which has been acquired on July 1st 2014.
23 December 2014 DOMO CHEMICALS’ BOARD has approved an investment to expand the...

Quadpack Group inaugurates Manufacturing Division
23 December 2014 Quadpack Group inaugurates Manufacturing Division

HUBER Packaging Group will purchase CROWN general line activities in Switzerland, Finland, Great Britain and France
22 December 2014 HUBER Packaging Group will purchase CROWN general line activities...

Jayplas completes multi-million pound investment to close-the-loop on UK plastic recycling
22 December 2014 Jayplas completes multi-million pound investment to close-the-loop on...

TCL takes production capability up with new slitter
22 December 2014 TCL Packaging has purchased and installed a new slitter rewinder for...

Epson Acquires K-Sun Corporation in Move to Expand Presence in Industrial Labeling Solutions Market
22 December 2014 Epson Acquires K-Sun Corporation in Move to Expand Presence in...

Benson Group Unveils Elegant Innovations for Gift Trade at Top Drawer
22 December 2014 Benson Group Unveils Elegant Innovations for Gift Trade at Top Drawer

Increase Medicine Safety with Low Migration Labels
20 December 2014 Increase Medicine Safety with Low Migration Labels

Hazard prevention for pet food
19 December 2014 Hazard prevention for pet food

APEAL IS CONCERNED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S DECISION TO WITHDRAW THE REVISED CIRCULAR ECONOMY PACKAGE
19 December 2014 APEAL IS CONCERNED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S DECISION TO WITHDRAW...

O-I and Constellation Brands Enter into Joint Venture and Long-Term Supply Agreement
19 December 2014 O-I and Constellation Brands Enter into Joint Venture and Long-Term...

L'Oréal announces the acquisition of Coloright in Israel
19 December 2014 L'Oréal announces the acquisition of Coloright in Israel

Amcor announces Chinese flexible packaging acquisition
19 December 2014 Amcor announces Chinese flexible packaging acquisition

STRONG PARTNERSHIP BRINGS EFFECTIVE IT SOLUTIONS
19 December 2014 STRONG PARTNERSHIP BRINGS EFFECTIVE IT SOLUTIONS

World of Packaging Hamburg 2015
19 December 2014 World of Packaging Hamburg 2015 – with a finger on the pulse of the...

GREAT SUCCESS FOR THE FIRST EUROPEAN EDITION OF THE DIELINE SUMMIT
18 December 2014 GREAT SUCCESS FOR THE FIRST EUROPEAN EDITION OF THE DIELINE SUMMIT

Diadeis Acquires Graphic Systems Group
18 December 2014 Diadeis Acquires Graphic Systems Group

INNOVIA GROUP SUCCESSION PLANS
17 December 2014 INNOVIA GROUP SUCCESSION PLANS

Coca-Cola announces official sponsorship of Rugby World Cup 2015
17 December 2014 Coca-Cola announces official sponsorship of Rugby World Cup 2015

Total completes its non-phthalate catalyzed polypropylene product range
17 December 2014 Total completes its non-phthalate catalyzed polypropylene product range

BOBST at ICE Europe 2015
17 December 2014 BOBST at ICE Europe 2015

Coca-Cola Enterprises receives the "Marianne d'Or" 2014 sustainability award for its future headquarters In France
17 December 2014 Coca-Cola Enterprises receives the "Marianne d'Or" 2014 sustainability...

Shuttleworth show its latest MIS developments for carton manufacturers at Packaging Innovations 2015
16 December 2014 Shuttleworth show its latest MIS developments for carton manufacturers...

NiceLabel selected among 100 leading software and technology providers key to supporting the global food and beverage supply chain
16 December 2014 NiceLabel selected among 100 leading software and technology providers key...

Aardagh delivers for King Oscar
16 December 2014 Aardagh delivers for King Oscar

New XS26-2 from Banner Engineering features Boolean logic for programming flexibility
16 December 2014 New XS26-2 from Banner Engineering features Boolean logic for...

Huhtamaki Ltd Wins Platinum Award for Sustainability Standards
16 December 2014 Huhtamaki Ltd Wins Platinum Award for Sustainability Standards

Beiersdorf Strengthens Open Innovation Initiative with Relaunch of Pearlfinder
16 December 2014 Beiersdorf Strengthens Open Innovation Initiative with Relaunch...

Ecolean increases production capacity with a new factory in China
16 December 2014 Ecolean increases production capacity with a new factory in China

REXAM AND TUBORG PILSNER PARTNER TO LAUNCH LIMITED EDITION KING CANS FOR FESTIVE SEASON
16 December 2014 REXAM AND TUBORG PILSNER PARTNER TO LAUNCH LIMITED EDITION KING CANS...

NEWMAN INTRODUCES UNIQUE NEW SECURITY FEATURE TO ITS LABELLING SYSTEMS
16 December 2014 NEWMAN INTRODUCES UNIQUE NEW SECURITY FEATURE TO ITS LABELLING SYSTEMS

UK manufacturing sector confidence builds as election year approaches
16 December 2014 UK manufacturing sector confidence builds as election year approaches

the happy egg co. gets a festive makeover
16 December 2014 the happy egg co. gets a festive makeoverFree range experts launch...

IMA Group acquires OYSTAR Group from ODEWALD
16 December 2014 IMA Group acquires OYSTAR Group from ODEWALD

Leary Presents Self-Cleaning, Non-Contact Gluing System at Chicago TAPPI Event
15 December 2014 Leary Presents Self-Cleaning, Non-Contact Gluing System at Chicago TAPPI Event

One Mug Tea Brand launch
15 December 2014 One Mug Tea Brand launch

LAUNCH OF MANIFESTO FOR BRANDS: HOW BRANDS MAY DELIVER MORE TO THE UK
15 December 2014 LAUNCH OF MANIFESTO FOR BRANDS: HOW BRANDS MAY DELIVER MORE TO THE UK

Kerbside collection of beverage cartons hits 60%
15 December 2014 Kerbside collection of beverage cartons hits 60%

The Comexi OFFSET CI8 expands its presence in the European flexible packaging & labels market after two new sales
15 December 2014 The Comexi OFFSET CI8 expands its presence in the European flexible...

DANISH BRAND COCIO LAUNCHES IN THE UK
12 December 2014 DANISH BRAND COCIO LAUNCHES IN THE UK

Kerbside collection of beverage cartons hits 60%
12 December 2014 Kerbside collection of beverage cartons hits 60%

REVOLUTIONARY NEW FRESHLIFE PACKAGING TO MAKE DEBUT APPEARANCE AT FRUIT LOGISTICA 2015
11 December 2014 REVOLUTIONARY NEW FRESHLIFE PACKAGING TO MAKE DEBUT APPEARANCE AT...

Kern places its trust in the Domino K600i ink jet solution for printing its high-security documents
11 December 2014 Kern places its trust in the Domino K600i ink jet solution for printing...

Stora Enso Oyj : A glorious unboxing experience
11 December 2014 Stora Enso Oyj : A glorious unboxing experience

Bioplastics production capacities to grow by more than 400%
09 December 2014 At the recent European Bioplastics Conference in Brussels,...

Stellar serves up sustainable personal care films
09 December 2014 Australia’s Stellar Films group and Cardia Bioplastics have partnered...

Smurfit Kappa opens new bag-in-box plant
08 December 2014 Smurfit Kappa has opened a new bag-in-box plant in Ibi, Spain, to...

Legislation on plastics bags paves way for compostables
05 December 2014 The European institutions have adopted a legislative proposal amending...

Organix Goodies brand refresh with Dragon Rouge
04 December 2014 Organix Goodies brand refresh with Dragon Rouge

THE ENHANCED LINX 7900
04 December 2014 THE ENHANCED LINX 7900

Prices Under Pressure: Ceresana Analyzes the Global Market for Propylene
04 December 2014 Prices Under Pressure: Ceresana Analyzes the Global Market for Propylene

Ecolean opens US office for expansion in North and South America
04 December 2014 Ecolean opens US office for expansion in North and South America

Vision boosts Calisto Hi Bulk range
04 December 2014 UK merchant and converter Vision Paper and Board has added new grammages...

“Cut/4 CArboN”: Ball Promotes Global Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program for Beverage Cans
03 December 2014 “Cut/4 CArboN”: Ball Promotes Global Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program...

Emballage post show review
02 December 2014 This year’s session of EMBALLAGE & MANUTENTION, held jointly on...

Blackmore LED’s the Way!
02 December 2014 Blackmore LED’s the Way!

OPA welcomes failure of ‘oxo’ ban
02 December 2014 The OPA, the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association, says it is...

Southgate Packaging acquires Tenza
01 December 2014 Southgate Packaging acquires Tenza

Bosch Packaging Technology and Klenzaids plan joint venture
01 December 2014 Bosch Packaging Technology and Klenzaids plan joint venture

Partnership to make smarter machines
01 December 2014 Rockwell Automation and AT&T are collaborating to improve remote...

Real-time packaging design visualisation in 3D
01 December 2014 IC3D Suite - billed as the world's first 3D real-time packaging...

November 2014

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UK source for Grease Guard
28 November 2014 Speciality paper and cartonboard supplier Chapelton is to distribute...

New owner for Huhtamaki Films
26 November 2014 Finland’s Huhtamaki group has sold its films business to DBAG Fund VI, a...

Radnor Hills opts for Makro roll-feed labeller
26 November 2014 Independent water and soft drinks bottler Radnor Hills has ordered a...

New HDPE resins from Nova
26 November 2014 Nova Chemicals recently commercialised two new high density...

W & M Watson Packaging acquires labelling companies
26 November 2014 W & M Watson Packaging (WMW), has acquired two self-adhesive label...

New owner for SIG
26 November 2014 Private Equity firm Onex is to acquire the SIG Combibloc Group from the...

Weber launches front-back labelling system
26 November 2014 Weber Packaging Solutions has introduced the Model 114, a “quick...

Minimalist design gives closure distinction
26 November 2014 Aptar’s new Bravo closure features soft outlines without sharp edges...

Masterpress makes the World Beverage Innovation Awards finals
26 November 2014 Polish company Masterpress produced a shrink sleeve label for...

Candy coding goes sweetly with Clarisuite
26 November 2014 The Jelly Belly Candy Company has implemented Videojet’s Clarisuite...

SAICA gives After Eight pack a fresh look
26 November 2014 Nestle’s iconic After Eight brand has been revamped by secondary...

Global’s Gravity II is lightweight and clever
26 November 2014 A new standard closure for the water market with a lightweight 26mm...

FastAnt upgrades HP Scitex FB7600
26 November 2014 FastAnt is the first UK printer to upgrade to a HP Scitex FB7600...

TRM and Flint open colour lab
25 November 2014 UK corrugated converter TRM Packaging has officially opened its new...

Lidding lets off steam
21 November 2014 Lidding films specialist KM Packaging Services has introduced a new...

Chemically-resistant, clear film for high barrier pharma applications
21 November 2014 Rollprint Packaging Products has added a second high barrier structure to...

LITTER SURVEY MEDIA REPORTS DISTORT REALITY OF THE VALUE OF PLASTIC BAGS AND THEIR MINIMAL IMPACTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT
20 November 2014 LITTER SURVEY MEDIA REPORTS DISTORT REALITY OF THE VALUE OF PLASTIC BAGS...

LiquiGlide Survey Reveals Just How Much Consumers Hate Waste
20 November 2014 LiquiGlide Survey Reveals Just How Much Consumers Hate Waste1000 US...

New owner for Clondalkin Specialist
19 November 2014 The UK based Essentra Group is to acquire Clondalkin’s Specialist...

Global LDPE market to grow
19 November 2014 According to a new study published by Ceresana, low density...

Adhesive innovation linked to UV inspection technology
18 November 2014 HB Fuller has launched two water based adhesives containing a UV...

Fazer Alku - Deliciously easy porridge oats
17 November 2014 Fazer Alku - Deliciously easy porridge oats

TANNOURINE WATER, INCREASES PRODUCTION AND IMPROVES EFFICIENCY
17 November 2014 TANNOURINE WATER, INCREASES PRODUCTION AND IMPROVES EFFICIENCY

H.B. Fuller’s Advantra 9271 produces strong bonds on sustainable cartons
17 November 2014 H.B. Fuller’s Advantra 9271 produces strong bonds on sustainable cartons

Acquisition of The Central Box Company Ltd
17 November 2014 Acquisition of The Central Box Company Ltd

Ardagh introduces new closing system for the paint and chemical industries
17 November 2014 Ardagh introduces new closing system for the paint and chemical industries

Companies late in meeting food labelling deadline says TCL
17 November 2014 UK based printed film converter TCL Packaging says some food...

Brennans looks to Holmes & Marchant to update a classic
14 November 2014 Brennans looks to Holmes & Marchant to update a classic

FEBREZE AND TERRACYCLE LAUNCH THE AIR AND HOME CARE BRIGADE TO SAVE PREVIOUSLY NON RECYCLABLE WASTE FROM UK LANDFILL
14 November 2014 FEBREZE AND TERRACYCLE LAUNCH THE AIR AND HOME CARE BRIGADE TO...

Foil demand stays stable
13 November 2014 Results issued by EAFA, the European Aluminium Foil Association, for...

Silk Pearce strengthens Favini branding for luxury, fashion and design
12 November 2014 Silk Pearce strengthens Favini branding for luxury, fashion and design

Clondalkin Specialist Packaging to be acquired by Essentra plc
12 November 2014 Clondalkin Specialist Packaging to be acquired by Essentra plc

Emballage provide preview of Innovation Awards winners 2014
12 November 2014 Emballage provide preview of Innovation Awards winners 2014

Wemyss Malts chooses Trucard for Lord Elcho
11 November 2014 Wemyss Malts chooses Trucard for Lord Elcho

EAFA Statistics Q3 2014: Aluminium foil demand remains stable
11 November 2014 EAFA Statistics Q3 2014: Aluminium foil demand remains stable

All the shows you need – in one place, at the same time
11 November 2014 On 25-26 February 2015 easyFairs will stage the Packaging Innovations,...

tna LAUNCHES THE tna INTELLI-WEIGH 0328 OMEGA TWIN SCALE AT GULFOOD 2014
10 November 2014 tna LAUNCHES THE tna INTELLI-WEIGH® 0328 OMEGA TWIN SCALE AT GULFOOD 2014

Amcor Flexibles secures three years supply of Barex resins and launches alternative high-performance film
07 November 2014 Amcor Flexibles secures three years supply of Barex resins and...

Ultra-high barrier film offers lower cost alternative to foil based laminates
06 November 2014 Flexi FoilFree HB is a new ultra-high barrier film technology from...

H.B. Fuller Connects Adhesive Innovation to UV Inspection System Technology
05 November 2014 H.B. Fuller Connects Adhesive Innovation to UV Inspection System Technology

CCL Industries Makes First Bolt-On Acquisition for Its Avery Segment
05 November 2014 CCL Industries Makes First Bolt-On Acquisition for Its Avery Segment

CKF Highly Commended for Innovation
05 November 2014 CKF Highly Commended for Innovation

Avery Dennison extends food approved films range
05 November 2014 With the addition of a new top coated product, Avery Dennison now claims...

Green Sheep Water Separates from Flock with Ball Corporation's Alumi-Tek Bottle
03 November 2014 Green Sheep Water Separates from Flock with Ball Corporation's Alumi-Tek Bottle

Milliken’s New, Breakthrough Hyperform HPN 210 M Nucleator for HDPE Significantly Increases Resin Performance
03 November 2014 Milliken’s New, Breakthrough Hyperform HPN 210 M Nucleator for...

Douwe Egberts pack relaunches in The Netherlands, in partnership with Design Bridge
03 November 2014 Douwe Egberts pack relaunches in The Netherlands, in partnership with...

October 2014

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SATO Strengthens Print Engine Lineup
31 October 2014 SATO Strengthens Print Engine Lineup

Davis-Standard Readies for Arabplast 2015
30 October 2014 Davis-Standard Readies for Arabplast 2015

BillerudKorsnäs ready to take orders on the next generation cartonboard
30 October 2014 BillerudKorsnäs ready to take orders on the next generation cartonboard

Digital Print for Packaging EU 2014 - early bird rates finish Friday 31st October
30 October 2014 Digital Print for Packaging EU 2014 - early bird rates finish Friday...

Vision Paper and Board in Tamfold partnership with Stora Enso
30 October 2014 UK-based merchant and converter Vision Paper and Board now stocks...

SIPA HELPS LIGHTWEIGHT COMPOSITE TECHNICAL CYLINDERS WORK UNDER PRESSURE
29 October 2014 SIPA HELPS LIGHTWEIGHT COMPOSITE TECHNICAL CYLINDERS WORK UNDER PRESSURE

DORSET TEA BREATHES LIFE INTO CATEGORY WITH NEW FLAVOUR INFUSIONS
29 October 2014 DORSET TEA BREATHES LIFE INTO CATEGORY WITH NEW FLAVOUR INFUSIONS

Amcor aims to make an Impact in diecut lidding
29 October 2014 New from Amcor Flexibles is Impact – a diecut lidding material designed...

Baked beans remain popular among UK consumers
28 October 2014 Baked beans remain popular among UK consumers

Milliken extends value-adding additive innovations to expanding plastics market
28 October 2014 Milliken extends value-adding additive innovations to expanding plastics market

UK consumers demand for antibacterial packaging
28 October 2014 UK consumers demand for antibacterial packaging

Development of recycled materials in multilayer food packaging
28 October 2014 Banus is a new research for SMEs project funded under the 7th...

TOTINO conquer the vermouth market with new embossed bottle from Ardagh.
24 October 2014 TOTINO conquer the vermouth market with new embossed bottle from Ardagh.

James Cropper’s leather-effect papers
23 October 2014 James Cropper’s leather-effect papers

PPG Packaging Coatings launches cutting-edge INNOVEL HPS coatings
23 October 2014 PPG Packaging Coatings launches cutting-edge INNOVEL HPS coatings

Halo Foods announces multi-million pound investment in Honey Monster brand
22 October 2014 Halo Foods announces multi-million pound investment in Honey Monster brand

CLOSURE CLARITY FROM GCS FOR MCBRIDE'S GENTELLE RANGE
21 October 2014 CLOSURE CLARITY FROM GCS FOR MCBRIDE'S GENTELLE RANGE

Graphic Packaging commissions high spec, high speed Speedmaster giant
21 October 2014 Graphic Packaging commissions high spec, high speed Speedmaster giant

Sealed Air provides global food safety guarantee for IFCO Returnable plastic containers
20 October 2014 Sealed Air provides global food safety guarantee for IFCO RPCs

IK publishes second Sustainability Report
20 October 2014 IK publishes second Sustainability Report

Amcor wins Climate Disclosure Award with perfect score
20 October 2014 Amcor wins Climate Disclosure Award with perfect score

OYSTAR completes reorganization
20 October 2014 The OYSTAR Group has sold its secondary packaging division A+F to mutares...

Bosch debuts flow wrapper for packaging individual vials in North America
17 October 2014 Bosch debuts flow wrapper for packaging individual vials in North America

Ball Packaging Europe Presents Beverage Packaging Solutions at BrauBeviale 2014
16 October 2014 Ball Packaging Europe Presents Beverage Packaging Solutions at BrauBeviale 2014

Ricardo-AEA wins contract to support the On-Pack Recycling Label
16 October 2014 Ricardo-AEA wins contract to support the On-Pack Recycling Label

CLIP add a little sauce to Piquant's packaging
15 October 2014 CLIP add a little sauce to Piquant's packaging

Seymourpowell re-design Bausch + Lomb’s Artelac
15 October 2014 Seymourpowell re-design Bausch + Lomb’s Artelac

Partnership on mineralised coating technology
15 October 2014 BASF and Smart Planet Technologies are discussing a possible...

Fi-Cell bottle technology now available in the U.S
09 October 2014 Fi-Cell bottle technology now available in the U.S

Magners Orchard Berries introduces new PMP to the off-trade
09 October 2014 Magners Orchard Berries introduces new PMP to the off-trade

Heidelberg unveils digital printing generation with even better performance
07 October 2014 Heidelberg unveils digital printing generation with even better performance

Ardagh brings innovation to life at Brau 2014
07 October 2014 Ardagh brings innovation to life at Brau 2014

Elanders UK and Tesco work on bringing their Christmas clothing campaign to life
06 October 2014 Elanders UK and Tesco work on bringing their Christmas clothing campaign to life

Adding uniformity to the mix
03 October 2014 Adding uniformity to the mix

The Capital Hosts Packed Out Packaging Show
03 October 2014 The Capital Hosts Packed Out Packaging Show

King Oscar finds a new opening for its mackerel can
03 October 2014 King Oscar finds a new opening for its mackerel can

MWV Debuts Two New Products at Luxe Pack Monaco—Amplify and Aspire
02 October 2014 MWV Debuts Two New Products at Luxe Pack Monaco—Amplify and Aspire

More cello-wrap capabilities at Multipack
02 October 2014 Contract packer Multipack Logistics, based in Darwen, Lancashire, has...

Intrepid Fox is a popular act at festivals
02 October 2014 Independent festival vendor The Portable Pub Company says Intrepid Fox...

Catcher Board to cut migration
02 October 2014 Speciality paper and cartonboard supplier Chapelton is to distribute...

The Macallan gains Brandimage styling
02 October 2014 Brandimage, a leading global consultancy of brand equity architects...

Tri-Star triumphs four times in two
02 October 2014 Tri-Star Packaging has scored success with four industry awards in the...

Guala opens design studio in the US
02 October 2014 Italy-based Guala Closures Group has launched its inaugural Design Studio...

Printgraf wins Lions’ share at London show
02 October 2014 Italian cartonboard packaging company Pringraf roared to victory at...

Primera promises premier print performance
02 October 2014 Primera Lid Foil, from the Amcor Flexibles Global Pharma division, is a...

Adhesive offers advantages on sustainable boards
02 October 2014 Advantra 9271 is a new premium hotmelt adhesive specially formulated by...

Partnership produces home compostable barrier bio-laminates
02 October 2014 Innovia Films and Parkside Flexibles have co-operated to develop two...

Reverdia builds up Biosuccinium portfolio
02 October 2014 In addition to a production capacity of about 10,000 tonnes/year out of...

Packaging show is a Capital success
02 October 2014 Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London, on 30 September-1...

Meeting about food preservation
01 October 2014 The latest developments in barrier materials and packages for...

September 2014

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Makro Labelling UK now offer Complete Lines
29 September 2014 Makro Labelling UK now offer Complete Lines

New food packaging: The environment and stiffness ticked all the right boxes for SAS
29 September 2014 New food packaging: The environment and stiffness ticked all the right...

Clariant to acquire Chinese healthcare packaging specialist VitaPac
29 September 2014 Clariant to acquire Chinese healthcare packaging specialist VitaPac

THE INFINI BOTTLE IS THE CREAM OF THE CROP
26 September 2014 THE INFINI BOTTLE IS THE CREAM OF THE CROP

London's Premier Packaging Show Packed with Creativity
26 September 2014 London's Premier Packaging Show Packed with Creativity

Sappi and Innovia Highlight the Future of Coffee and Tea Packaging at Coteca 2014
26 September 2014 Sappi and Innovia Highlight the Future of Coffee and Tea Packaging at...

REXAM OPENS STATE-OF-THE-ART CUSTOMER FOCUSSED GRAPHICS AND DESIGN STUDIO
26 September 2014 REXAM OPENS STATE-OF-THE-ART CUSTOMER FOCUSSED GRAPHICS AND DESIGN STUDIO

Van Genechten Packaging Group brings successful Premium Packaging campaigns to market using Sappi Algro Design
25 September 2014 Van Genechten Packaging Group brings successful Premium Packaging...

Constantia Flexibles Introduces Coldform Foil Solution Offering Maximum Moisture Protection
25 September 2014 Constantia Flexibles Introduces Coldform Foil Solution Offering...

Resource 2015
25 September 2014 Recycling, anaerobic digestion and technology giants to bridge gap...

Indutrade acquires packaging company
25 September 2014 Indutrade acquires packaging company

tna SHOWCASES TOTAL SOLUTIONS AT GULFOOD MANUFACTURING 2014
24 September 2014 tna SHOWCASES TOTAL SOLUTIONS AT GULFOOD MANUFACTURING 2014

Competition fierce at London’s Leading Packaging Show
24 September 2014 Competition fierce at London’s Leading Packaging Show

Higham Press installs second MBO folder
24 September 2014 Higham Press installs second MBO folder

Chapelton to offer innovative Catcher Board MB12 from Smurfit Kappa
24 September 2014 Chapelton to offer innovative Catcher Board MB12 from Smurfit Kappa

DuPont to boost packaging polymers capacity
24 September 2014 DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers plans to continue to...

SATO’s new printers and labellers enable the food industry to improve efficiencies while meeting food labelling legislation
23 September 2014 SATO’s new printers and labellers enable the food industry to...

Corporation Pop unveils new skincare brand and packaging
23 September 2014 Corporation Pop unveils new skincare brand and packaging

SHOPPING CENTRE STAFF LEAD BY EXAMPLE AHEAD OF NEW 2015 LEGISLATION
23 September 2014 SHOPPING CENTRE STAFF LEAD BY EXAMPLE AHEAD OF NEW 2015 LEGISLATION

BIOPLASTICS - DRIVING A RESOURCE EFFICIENT EUROPE
23 September 2014 BIOPLASTICS - DRIVING A RESOURCE EFFICIENT EUROPE

Major investment at Americk Webtech
23 September 2014 An £11 million expansion plan has been announced by reel-fed...

Effective Global Supply Chain Management Strengthens Business Practices for PET Resin and Sheet Packaging Manufacturers
22 September 2014 Effective Global Supply Chain Management Strengthens Business Practices...

Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2014: Q&A session with Wren Holmes, Brand Manager, at UrbanVeda.
22 September 2014 Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2014: Q&A session with...

Circular economy: eco-design and innovation, core concerns
22 September 2014 Circular economy: eco-design and innovation, core concerns

A WORLD FIRST – BOTH EC AND FDA FOOD CONTACT APPROVAL FOR AMDOUGH ROTARY MOULDER BELTS
22 September 2014 A WORLD FIRST – BOTH EC AND FDA FOOD CONTACT APPROVAL FOR AMDOUGH...

Labelexpo Americas 2014 is the best yet
22 September 2014 Labelexpo Americas celebrated its 25th anniversary this year with the...

Ardagh’s new diamond bottle for Harrogate Water Brands
19 September 2014 Ardagh’s new diamond bottle for Harrogate Water Brands

UK Drinks Can Market exceeds 4.8bn in strong first half of 2014
19 September 2014 UK Drinks Can Market exceeds 4.8bn in strong first half of 2014

Domino Printing Sciences Partners with Aegate for EU FMD Solutions
19 September 2014 Domino Printing Sciences Partners with Aegate for EU FMD Solutions

Smart Solutions Fundamental to Growth of Global Industrial Waste Management Services, according to Frost & Sullivan
16 September 2014 Smart Solutions Fundamental to Growth of Global Industrial Waste...

SABIC CO-OPERATES WITH BORMIOLI ROCCO TO LAUNCH SABIC PP PCGR40
16 September 2014 SABIC CO-OPERATES WITH BORMIOLI ROCCO TO LAUNCH SABIC PP PCGR40

Marchesini Group at CHINA-PHARM 2014
16 September 2014 Marchesini Group at CHINA-PHARM 2014

Fudge Kitchen uses Rieke dispensers for MAXI-mum effect
15 September 2014 Fudge Kitchen uses Rieke dispensers for MAXI-mum effect

Ultimate convenience: combiSwift screw cap
15 September 2014 Ultimate convenience: combiSwift screw cap now also on food carton packs...

TETRA PAK JOINS INITIATIVE TO ASSESS FSC IMPACT?
15 September 2014 TETRA PAK JOINS INITIATIVE TO ASSESS FSC IMPACT

Rehrig Pacific Company First to Offer NFC-enabled Packaging and Recycling Systems
15 September 2014 Rehrig Pacific Company First to Offer NFC-enabled Packaging and...

CORRUGATED PACKAGING IS TAYLOR-MADE FOR COFFEE SUPPLIER
15 September 2014 CORRUGATED PACKAGING IS TAYLOR-MADE FOR COFFEE SUPPLIER

E-commerce and drive-in: packaging codes must change
15 September 2014 E-commerce and drive-in: packaging codes must change

Entertainment Reaches Fever Pitch at London’s Packaging Show
15 September 2014 Entertainment Reaches Fever Pitch at London’s Packaging Show

Circular economy: eco-design and innovation, core concerns
11 September 2014 Circular economy: eco-design and innovation, core concerns

Aptar introduces Glide.
11 September 2014 Aptar introduces Glide.

Injection Molding Unit and State-of-the-Art Lab Now Operational at NOVA Chemicals’ Centre for Performance Applications
11 September 2014 Injection Molding Unit and State-of-the-Art Lab Now Operational at...

NVC lecture ‘Why Europe needs France – and France needs Europe – in packaging’ at EMBALLAGE 2014
11 September 2014 NVC lecture ‘Why Europe needs France – and France needs Europe –...

UK consumers not ethical when it comes to toilet paper
11 September 2014 UK consumers not ethical when it comes to toilet paper

SPGPrints launches low-migration UV-inkjet inks
11 September 2014 SPGPrints launches low-migration UV-inkjet inks

CLIP designs Seassentials Crab meat packaging
11 September 2014 CLIP designs Seassentials Crab meat packaging

The ‘wine in a glass’ re-launches at annual trade show
10 September 2014 The ‘wine in a glass’ re-launches at annual trade show

Robotic wrapping line handles crumbly items
10 September 2014 Robotic wrapping line handles crumbly items

Sumitomo launches limited edition trade moulding range
10 September 2014 Sumitomo launches limited edition trade moulding range

SATO helps Clintriform to increase accuracy and reduce errors
10 September 2014 SATO helps Clintriform to increase accuracy and reduce errors

KM PACKAGING HAS FRESH PRODUCE STORAGE IN THE BAG
10 September 2014 KM PACKAGING HAS FRESH PRODUCE STORAGE IN THE BAG

PACKAGING SUCCESSES UNLOCKED
09 September 2014 PACKAGING SUCCESSES UNLOCKED

Bemis Agrees to Sell Its Pressure Sensitive Materials Business to Platinum Equity
09 September 2014 Bemis Agrees to Sell Its Pressure Sensitive Materials Business to...

Plastics 2020 takes on the recycling challenge set out by PIRAP and offers its support for ‘pledge4plastics’
09 September 2014 Plastics 2020 takes on the recycling challenge set out by PIRAP and...

Perlen Breaks the Ultra-High Barrier with PVdC
09 September 2014 Perlen Breaks the Ultra-High Barrier with PVdC

Coca-Cola Enterprises and Tesco launch new Recycling is the Answer campaign
09 September 2014 Coca-Cola Enterprises and Tesco launch new Recycling is the Answer campaign

Westernisation in the Chinese retail market will lead to a change in packaging needs
09 September 2014 Westernisation in the Chinese retail market will lead to a change...

European Chemical Industry Undergoing Major Transformation Due to Regulatory Changes and Market Consolidation
09 September 2014 European Chemical Industry Undergoing Major Transformation Due to...

glacéau smartwater announces major marketing campaign
05 September 2014 glacéau smartwater announces major marketing campaign

Augmented Reality as part of Tyler's design process
05 September 2014 Augmented Reality as part of Tyler's design process

Coca-Cola Great Britain to Adopt UK Government’s Voluntary Front-of-Pack Nutrition Labelling Scheme
05 September 2014 Coca-Cola Great Britain to Adopt UK Government’s Voluntary...

Coca-Cola Life launches
04 September 2014 Coca-Cola Life launches

Alternative to cast coated paper for labels
04 September 2014 Reflections is a new 89g/m² high gloss cast coated alternative label...

Does Your Packaging Pass The QC Seal Test?
03 September 2014 Does Your Packaging Pass The QC Seal Test?

Resin Trade chooses Duo UK as first UK producer of sugarcane
03 September 2014 Resin Trade chooses Duo UK as first UK producer of sugarcane

CHOCS AWAY AT BARRY CALLEBAUT
03 September 2014 CHOCS AWAY AT BARRY CALLEBAUT

Fruit Wine surge leads to relaunch of Castaway
03 September 2014 Fruit Wine surge leads to relaunch of Castaway

Too-large packaging revealed as biggest consumer bugbear
02 September 2014 Too-large packaging revealed as biggest consumer bugbear New...

BIRDS EYE INTRODUCES STEAMFRESH
01 September 2014 BIRDS EYE INTRODUCES STEAMFRESH TO BRING YOU TASTY VEGETABLES IN...

August 2014

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Sonoco Transitions Dare Foods From Traditional Bag-in-Box to Flexible Stand-Up
29 August 2014 Sonoco Transitions Dare Foods From Traditional Bag-in-Box to Flexible Stand-Up

Failed online deliveries will cost more than £¾ BILLION this year
28 August 2014 Failed online deliveries will cost more than £¾ BILLION this year

Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL
28 August 2014 Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL

NOVA Chemicals Breaks Ground on Centre for Performance Applications Expansion
28 August 2014 NOVA Chemicals Breaks Ground on Centre for Performance Applications Expansion

Innovation in Packaging and Decorative Gravure
28 August 2014 Innovation in Packaging and Decorative Gravure

Shuttleworth Business Systems joins leading suppliers at Print Efficiently 2014
28 August 2014 Shuttleworth Business Systems joins leading suppliers at Print Efficiently 2014

Cosmo Films to showcase its vast label portfolio at Labelexpo Americas
27 August 2014 Cosmo Films to showcase its vast label portfolio at Labelexpo Americas

PEFC and AB Group Packaging support use of paper bags, with new tax planned for plastic bags
27 August 2014 PEFC and AB Group Packaging support use of paper bags, with new tax...

Weidenhammer associates sell 100 percent of their shares to Sonoco
27 August 2014 Weidenhammer associates sell 100 percent of their shares to Sonoco

Upgrading a Classic: French Market and Crown Usher in a New Generation of Coffee Packaging
27 August 2014 Upgrading a Classic: French Market and Crown Usher in a New Generation...

Tekni-Plex Acquires Closure Liner and Seal Manufacturer Tech-Seal
26 August 2014 Tekni-Plex Acquires Closure Liner and Seal Manufacturer Tech-Seal

Visual shake-up for ketchup
26 August 2014 • Prestigious Finnish food producer uses HERMA labelling system to create...

Cascades Announces Strategic Optimization and Expansion of Its Tissue Activities in the Southeastern United States
26 August 2014 Cascades Announces Strategic Optimization and Expansion of Its...

FOURPURE CRAFT BEER CHOOSE REXAM TO PRODUCE BESPOKE CAN DESIGNS
26 August 2014 FOURPURE CRAFT BEER CHOOSE REXAM TO PRODUCE BESPOKE CAN DESIGNS

RESTAURANT INTRODUCES TAKE HOME BOXES FROM BIOPAC TO REDUCE FOOD WASTE
21 August 2014 RESTAURANT INTRODUCES TAKE HOME BOXES FROM BIOPAC TO REDUCE FOOD WASTE

Global Leader in Liner Industry Achieves BRC/GFSI Certification
21 August 2014 Global Leader in Liner Industry Achieves BRC/GFSI Certification

New Horizontal Stretch Wrapper for SAM Mouldings
21 August 2014 New Horizontal Stretch Wrapper for SAM Mouldings

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Harlingen predicts that Flexo printing is set to take over from Gravure
21 August 2014 Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Harlingen predicts that Flexo printing is...

CBS installs VEGA folder gluer
20 August 2014 CBS installs VEGA folder gluer to enhance customer service

Digital press produces ‘web-to-print’ labels
20 August 2014 Label.co.uk has installed its third HP Indigo press, an HP Indigo...

Use of eco-friendly inks on corrugated packaging
15 August 2014 UK based Weedon PSC claims to be the country’s first manufacturer...

Photochromic inks perform in the sun
12 August 2014 US company Chromatic Technologies Inc (CTI) claims its new Sunlight range...

Beautiful packaging takes centre stage
11 August 2014 This year’s Packaging Innovations London and Luxury Packaging takes place...

Slip sheets as you need them
11 August 2014 Azco Corp claims that its automatic sheeter for slip sheets will save...

Heidelberg makes Speedmaster even speedier
08 August 2014 Targeting the folding carton market, Heidelberg has increased the...

Time for tea with Rapid-Roll
07 August 2014 To help narrow web label converters access the growing market...

Label Academy launched
05 August 2014 The FINAT board has endorsed a new initiative designed to align education...

Environmentally friendly replacement for PE and wax coated papers
01 August 2014 Made from “the highest quality recycled paper”, Cortec’s patented...

July 2014

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Amcor announces revolutionary LiquiFormT technology
31 July 2014 Amcor announces revolutionary LiquiFormT technology

PCI announces definitive agreement to acquire Penn Pharma
31 July 2014 PCI announces definitive agreement to acquire Penn Pharma

Nelipak Corporation acquires Flexpak Corporation
31 July 2014 Nelipak Corporation acquires Flexpak Corporation

Fastest system in the world producing caps with tamper-evident band achieved at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag using Total HDPE resin
31 July 2014 Fastest system in the world producing caps with tamper-evident band...

James Cropper Merges Paper Divisons
30 July 2014 James Cropper Merges Paper Divisons

Sherwood Press provide solution for Morrisons online offering
30 July 2014 Sherwood Press provide solution for Morrisons online offering

SHERIDAN&CO COMPLETES CLARINS BEAUTY TAKE-OVER
30 July 2014 SHERIDAN&CO COMPLETES CLARINS BEAUTY TAKE-OVER

OPIES GETS A MAKEOVER
30 July 2014 OPIES GETS A MAKEOVER

AWA LABEL RELEASE LINER AND ADHESIVES TECHNOLOGY SEMINARS IN CHICAGO
29 July 2014 AWA LABEL RELEASE LINER AND ADHESIVES TECHNOLOGY SEMINARS IN CHICAGO

DAZZLING DESIGN FOR GUERLAIN’S ANNIVERSARY COMPACT
29 July 2014 DAZZLING DESIGN FOR GUERLAIN’S ANNIVERSARY COMPACT

BASF appoints new head of Pigments & Resins Europe business unit
29 July 2014 BASF appoints new head of Pigments & Resins Europe business unit

ARCHROMA TO SHOWCASE HIGH PERFORMANCE AND SUSTAINABILITY AT PTS PAPER & BOARD SYMPOSIUM
29 July 2014 ARCHROMA TO SHOWCASE HIGH PERFORMANCE AND SUSTAINABILITY AT PTS PAPER &...

Optimized opaque white for rotary screen printing
29 July 2014 Optimized opaque white for rotary screen printing

A BRANDED PERSONALITY
29 July 2014 A BRANDED PERSONALITY

Digital printers enable corrugated customisation
29 July 2014 New printing technology is now available from the Sun Automation Group...

Reverse Innovation refreshes the look of the much loved Klassiker (Classics) line of ice creams.
28 July 2014 Reverse Innovation refreshes the look of the much loved Klassiker...

BASF expands Innovation Campus Asia Pacific in Shanghai
28 July 2014 BASF expands Innovation Campus Asia Pacific in Shanghai

DUFAYLITE LAUNCHES ENVIROLITE ANTI-SLIP BOARD FOR FMCG TRANSIT
28 July 2014 DUFAYLITE LAUNCHES ENVIROLITE ANTI-SLIP BOARD FOR FMCG TRANSIT

SOLO CUP EUROPE SUPPORTS SIMPLY CUPS INITIATIVE
28 July 2014 SOLO CUP EUROPE SUPPORTS SIMPLY CUPS INITIATIVE

Plastics Packaging in Germany: On Course for Further Growth
28 July 2014 Plastics Packaging in Germany: On Course for Further Growth

ORIS Packaging Innovations and Esko Announce Partnership
28 July 2014 ORIS Packaging Innovations and Esko Announce Partnership

Petainer presents 'Evolution of the Keg' webinar
28 July 2014 Petainer presents 'Evolution of the Keg' webinar

Datalogic and SMI: an all-Italian Partnership for Packaging Machinery and Bottling Plant Production
28 July 2014 Datalogic and SMI: an all-Italian Partnership for Packaging Machinery...

CORRUGATED PACKAGING SECTOR NOW ALLOWS THE PERSONAL TOUCH
28 July 2014 CORRUGATED PACKAGING SECTOR NOW ALLOWS THE PERSONAL TOUCH

TRIO OF LEADING RETAILERS JOIN ONE4ALL
28 July 2014 TRIO OF LEADING RETAILERS JOIN ONE4ALL

Ball's "Let's Can Hunger" Food Drive Provides Nearly 145,000 Meals for Community Food Share
28 July 2014 Ball's "Let's Can Hunger" Food Drive Provides Nearly 145,000 Meals...

European label supply chain survey
28 July 2014 In the recently released debut edition of Radar, FINAT’s new...

Technical and Regulatory Support for Bottled Water Producers
24 July 2014 Technical and Regulatory Support for Bottled Water Producers

Protective packaging solution keeps pace with growth at Stanley Black & Decker
24 July 2014 Protective packaging solution keeps pace with growth at Stanley Black & Decker

OMNOVA Solutions Announces Price Increases in Specialty Chemicals
24 July 2014 OMNOVA Solutions Announces Price Increases in Specialty Chemicals

Ardagh gears up for a recycling success
23 July 2014 Ardagh gears up for a recycling success

DSM to invest in a new plant for high viscosity Akulon polyamide 6 grades for film and other extrusion applications in North America
23 July 2014 company is to invest in a new polymerization plant in North America...

BDT Media Automation, Fuji Dimatix and Phoseon to Develop Complete Printing Solution for Packaging Market
23 July 2014 BDT Media Automation, Fuji Dimatix and Phoseon to Develop Complete...

reducing shipping costs with John Good
23 July 2014 John Good can help reduce shipping costs by up to 35%

Oceans apart – but united by quality packaging
22 July 2014 Oceans apart – but united by quality packaging Leading canned seafood...

The Knowledge Transfer Network is helping a new packaging company demonstrate how to cut supermarket’s landfill costs and impact by replacing paper with straw
22 July 2014 The Knowledge Transfer Network is helping an innovative new packaging...

Remembrance Poppy Production Makes a Symbolic Start at James Cropper
22 July 2014 Remembrance Poppy Production Makes a Symbolic Start at James Cropper

Package Printing for the Food Industry: Web Offset has Many Advantages
22 July 2014 Since even the slightest migration of inks can turn into a major...

COUNCILS MUST TAKE THE LEAD ON TAKE HOME BOXES
22 July 2014 Local authorities across the UK should follow Oxfordshire’s lead,...

FSEA Offers White Paper: An Initial Study into the Impact of High-Visibility Enhancements on Shelf Presence
22 July 2014 FSEA Offers White Paper: An Initial Study into the Impact of...

Gastight for perishable products Weidenhammer composite cans with Peel-off Top
21 July 2014 Gastight for perishable products Weidenhammer composite cans with Peel-off Top

Tullis Russell hosts ‘Employee Ownership Day’
21 July 2014 Tullis Russell hosts ‘Employee Ownership Day’

TÜV certifies Huhtamaki Films' energy management
21 July 2014 TÜV certifies Huhtamaki Films' energy management

Innovation Excellence Award for Fujifilm Speciality Ink Systems
21 July 2014 Innovation Excellence Award for Fujifilm Speciality Ink Systems

Fox's Biscuits install 14 Allen Coding Thermal Jet Printers
21 July 2014 Fox's Biscuits install 14 Allen Coding Thermal Jet Printers

Luxury Packaging for Pampered Pets
21 July 2014 Luxury Packaging for Pampered Pets

Patchwork invests in pâté packaging line
21 July 2014 Patchwork invests in pâté packaging line

Corrugated producer boosts capacity
17 July 2014 Schumacher Packaging officially started production operations at its...

Mondi acquires Graphic Packaging business in North America
16 July 2014 The industrial bags and kraft paper businesses of Graphic...

BrillianceTube: Market launch of decorated packaging by Sanner
14 July 2014 BrillianceTube: Market launch of decorated packaging by...

COOK APPOINTS FAERCH PLAST AS SOLE SUPPLIER OF TRAYS PRODUCED FROM FROST CPET
14 July 2014 COOK APPOINTS FAERCH PLAST AS SOLE SUPPLIER OF TRAYS PRODUCED FROM FROST CPET

Seda UK boosted by London Coffee Festival
14 July 2014 Seda UK boosted by London Coffee Festival

Seda partners with Dilly & Wolf in new snacks launch
14 July 2014 Seda partners with Dilly & Wolf in new snacks launch

Tri-Pot’s “curves” give food-to-go the wow factor
14 July 2014 Tri-Pot’s “curves” give food-to-go the wow factor

EU and Industry Partners Launch €3.7 Billion Investments in the Renewable Bio-based Economy
11 July 2014 EU and Industry Partners Launch €3.7 Billion Investments in the...

Eastman Issues 2014 Sustainability Report, "Moving forward together"
11 July 2014 Eastman Issues 2014 Sustainability Report, "Moving forward together"

Puig opts for Pujolasos for Agua de Lavanda's cap for its 100-year anniversary
11 July 2014 Puig opts for Pujolasos for Agua de Lavanda's cap for its 100-year anniversary

A New Definition For 'Labels'
11 July 2014 FINAT Congress debates changing influences and technologies

Compostable alternative to plastics
10 July 2014 A paper product that can “carry the weight of an adult and be...

Grolsch’s beer in a jar – a new experience for lager drinkers
08 July 2014 Grolsch’s beer in a jar – a new experience for lager drinkers

Swedish and UK partnership to develop DuraPulp's international profile
08 July 2014 Swedish and UK partnership to develop DuraPulp's international profile

Adoption of the EU Circular Economy Package highlights the need to shift
08 July 2014 Adoption of the EU Circular Economy Package highlights the need to shift

Handle With Care
06 July 2014 Handle With Care

Innovative aerosol can makes its world debut
04 July 2014 Innovative aerosol can makes its world debut

Aptar Beauty and Home introduces PZ Tamper Evident
04 July 2014 Aptar Beauty and Home introduces PZ Tamper Evident

Empac launches its new website Whymetalpackaging.com
04 July 2014 Empac launches its new website Whymetalpackaging.com

Machine vision smart camera is “world’s smallest”
04 July 2014 Part of Microscan’s AutoVision machine vision product suite, the tiny...

European Commission adopts the EU Circular Economy Package
03 July 2014 Yesterday the European Commission adopted the EU Circular Economy...

BEVERAGE CARTON RECYCLING IN EUROPE CONTINUES TO INCREASE
03 July 2014 BEVERAGE CARTON RECYCLING IN EUROPECONTINUES TO INCREASE

M&S, Sainsbury’s and leading industry organisations launch in-market trial to significantly increase CPET tray recycling
03 July 2014 M&S, Sainsbury’s and leading industry organisations launch in-market trial...

New lightweight board from International Paper
03 July 2014 International Paper’s new Alaska Plus lightweight board is a...

Delta Packaging Research and Development expansion plan
02 July 2014

Sharpak Aylesham packaging launch targets fast food market
02 July 2014

Women with Bright Ideas Competition
02 July 2014 Women with Bright Ideas Competition

LOOKS LIKE GLASS, BUT IT’S PET
02 July 2014 Sidel launches innovative new PET bottle for beer

BillerudKorsnäs targets growing demand for bags and carriers
01 July 2014 With the European Parliament voting to cut plastics bag use significantly...

June 2014

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RadTech Europe Announces Food Seminar
30 June 2014 RadTech Europe Announces Food Seminar

Ceresana Publishes the First-ever Study on the Global Market for Plastic Containers
30 June 2014 Ceresana Publishes the First-ever Study on the Global Market for...

Clariant prioritizes sustainability and innovation in up-coming masterbatches for packaging
27 June 2014 Clariant prioritizes sustainability and innovation in up-coming...

Crown Makes the Environmental Case for Metal
27 June 2014 Crown Makes the Environmental Case for Metal

CROWN OPENS NEW LIVERPOOL PLANT
25 June 2014 CROWN OPENS NEW LIVERPOOL PLANT DESIGNED TO ENHANCE CUSTOMER SERVICE

HAITI BOTTLER ACHIEVES 35% ENERGY SAVINGS AND HIGH PERFORMANCE
25 June 2014 HAITI BOTTLER ACHIEVES 35% ENERGY SAVINGS AND HIGH PERFORMANCE

Budelpack Poortvliet BV takes 2nd X-ray detection system into operation
24 June 2014 Budelpack Poortvliet BV takes 2nd X-ray detection system into operation

CORRUGATED PACKAGING PROVIDES THE CREATIVE ENERGY FOR INNOVATIVE NEW FITNESS PRODUCTS
24 June 2014 CORRUGATED PACKAGING PROVIDES THE CREATIVE ENERGY FOR INNOVATIVE NEW...

Green team flies Environmental Management Standard
24 June 2014 Green team flies Environmental Management Standard

Ye Olde English 1770 Marks Rebirth of Cider Icon
20 June 2014 Ye Olde English 1770 Marks Rebirth of Cider Icon

Slimmer Edge of the Gourmet Wedge and CustomCups
20 June 2014 Planglow have released two new products ; the first is new...

Tennent’s Lager Rebrands to Dominate Beer Aisle
19 June 2014 Tennent’s Lager Rebrands to Dominate Beer Aisle

Schubert 3D scanner
19 June 2014 Schubert 3D scanner

SMURFIT KAPPA SET TO OPEN THE FUTURE
19 June 2014 Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading packaging firms, today...

Film offers maximum functionality from minimal material
18 June 2014 Südpack says its new Veraplex film will provide maximum product...

KraussMaffei delivers multi-component machine for a wide range of technologies
17 June 2014 17.06.2014- French Texen Group switches to KraussMaffei- CX 160 with...

JIM BEAM SELECTS REXAM EDITIONS FOR LIMITED EDITION WORLD CUP CANS
17 June 2014 The leading global beverage can manufacturer has partnered with Jim Beam...

European BBQ Championship 2014 in Poland supported by Europe’s aluminium industry
17 June 2014 The European BBQ Championship will take place 20-21 June at the...

PPG Aerospace adds packaging capabilities at site in France
17 June 2014 Value-added packaging of coatings, sealants, adhesives to meet growing demand

Pankaboard invests in new headbox and sheeter to enhance product quality and customer service
17 June 2014 Pankaboard continues their planned investment program for development...

Dow and Ampac Collaboration Brings New Packaging Technology to North America
13 June 2014 Innovative packaging solutions create opportunities for select...

Liner Italia, the Specialist Pizza Box Manufacturers
12 June 2014 Liner Italia brings Italian quality to UK market

SIG Combibloc white paper for canned tomato market in US
12 June 2014 White paper to download: Why the U.S. canned tomato market requires a...

Major brands top speaker line up for the UK’s first Luxury Packaging Conference
12 June 2014 keynote speaking companies include Karl Lagerfeld and Godiva...

Pack2Go Europe to Mount Independent Checks for Dangerous Service Packaging
11 June 2014 meeting last week in Berlin (Germany), CEOs of Europe’s leading food...

Coca-Cola Great Britain Announces The Launch Of Coca-Cola Life
11 June 2014 Today, Coca-Cola Great Britain announces that Coca-Cola Life, the...

H.B. Fuller Receives AmeriStar Packaging Award for Innovative Retail Ready Packaging Design
11 June 2014 H.B. Fuller Receives AmeriStar Packaging Award for Innovative Retail...

International Paper Announces the Record Date and Distribution Date in Connection with the Spin-off of its xpedx Distribution Business
11 June 2014 International Paper Announces the Record Date and Distribution Date...

Worldwide first study on the European market for bags and sacks now published by Ceresana
11 June 2014 Plastics bags are increasingly attacked by environmental activists...

Zott Monte desserts in Weidenhammer two-chamber containers
11 June 2014 Ingenious packaging for refined pleasure: Zott Monte desserts in...

Ampac Introduces E-Z SnackPak
10 June 2014 Ampac Introduces E-Z SnackPak

Anthem breaks out new ‘hero brand’ design for Kit Kat
10 June 2014 Anthem breaks out new ‘hero brand’ design for Kit Kat

SigmaQ Announces Acquisition of Chippenhook Corp
10 June 2014 SigmaQ Announces Acquisition of Chippenhook Corp

Permeable Coatings That Make Paper Useful
10 June 2014 Permeable Coatings That Make Paper Useful

AKRONN RELEASE LINERS:New senior management, new film-based products
10 June 2014 Akronn Industries, a leading-edge silicone release liner and coating...

CLAYTON PARK MAKING THE MOST OF ITS PRODUCTION LINES WITH ULMA’S ATLANTA HI-TEC PACKAGING SOLUTIONS
10 June 2014 Award-winning Clayton Park Bakery, renowned for its range of high...

Datalase new EU & USA Patent for Coding Panel Colour Change Technology
09 June 2014 European and US Coding Panel Patent Granted for Datalase’s Colour...

Global Closure Systems announces the launch of Hector, its new standard Child Resistant Closure
09 June 2014 Global Closure Systems announces the launch of Hector, its new standard...

Barilla Adopts Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE
09 June 2014 Barilla Adopts Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Based on...

Rapid growth in the organic and superfood market has powered a £350,000 investment by contract packers Complete Core Business Solutions.
09 June 2014 Rapid growth in the organic and superfood market has powered a...

Make a Habit to Break a Habit
06 June 2014 Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) today announces the shortlist of ideas...

Vetroplas brings revolutionary EZ’R foamer to UK personal care market
06 June 2014 Vetroplas and its manufacturing partner for foamers, Albéa bring...

FPA Calls for Foodservice Exemption
06 June 2014 Legislation for a 5p levy on plastic shopping bags in England was...

International Paper Launches New Lightweight Board Alaska Plus
05 June 2014 International Paper announced today the launch of its new lightweight...

New lightweight and sustainable food service board launched by Metsä Board
04 June 2014 Metsä Board has launched a new lightweight and sustainable board,...

Beverage carton industry’s figure for verified traceability of wood fibre hits 93%
04 June 2014 Good progress has been made towards achieving full third-party...

API Group plc Final Results
04 June 2014 API Group plc (AIM:API), a leading manufacturer of specialist foils...

GMG launches GMG ColorServer 4.9 to deliver added flexibility
04 June 2014 Highlight features include PDF/VT-1 compatibility, CMYK to RGB...

Single Source announces exclusive agreement with Earthinks
03 June 2014 Single Source Limited, the leading supplier of single portion products to...

tna BRINGS PACKAGING, SEASONING AND DISTRIBUTION INNOVATION TO EXPO PACK 2014
03 June 2014 tna stand 3917, EXPO PACK 2014, Centro Banamex, Mexico City, June...

CRUZCAMPO CHOOSES REXAM TO LAUNCH INNOVATIVE WORLD CUP CANS
03 June 2014 beverage can manufacturer has partnered with Cruzcampo Group to launch...

COCA-COLA’S SHARE A COKE CAMPAIGN RETURNS BIGGER AND EVEN BETTER FOR 2014
03 June 2014 Coca-Cola has today announced that summer 2014 will see the return of...

Food and drink industry urged to provide clearer product information and step up consumer education on labelling
03 June 2014 CIM urges government and industry to step up education around food...

SIDEL STARLITET BASE LEADS TO LIGHTER WEIGHT AND BETTER PERFORMANCE FOR CARBONATED SOFT DRINKS BOTTLES
02 June 2014 SIDEL STARLITET BASE LEADS TO LIGHTER WEIGHT AND BETTER PERFORMANCE...

Berry Plastics Completes Acquisition of Rexam's Healthcare Containers and Closures Business
02 June 2014 Today, Berry Plastics Group, Inc. has completed the acquisition of...

O-I Black Glass Provides Taste of Prohibition for Cutty Stark
02 June 2014 Edrington has turned back the clock to the 1920s and chosen a black...

SEALED AIR PROVIDES A WONDERFIL PACKAGING SOLUTION
02 June 2014 Protective packaging manufacturer launches low-cost inflator for void...

May 2014

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Kleenex launches summer campaign with new-to-market Facebook advertising
29 May 2014 This summer, Kimberly-Clark will launch a new integrated marketing...

CORRUGATED PACKAGING IS LOOKING FORWARD TO THE FUTURE
29 May 2014 Creative thinking and new printing techniques are transforming...

The Shepton Mallet Cider Mill debuts Bag in Box
28 May 2014 The Shepton Mallet Cider Mill has announced an innovative new extension...

SABIC signs joint venture agreement with Korea’s SK Global Chemical to manufacture high-performance polyethylene products
27 May 2014 SABIC signs joint venture agreement with Korea’s SK Global Chemical...

Clondalkin Group Rebranding its UK Consumer Businesses
27 May 2014 International packaging producer Clondalkin Group is re-branding its...

Brand NEW PINK– Redefines creasing with unrivalled durability
27 May 2014 C&T Matrix is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new creasing...

New Products, Labelling Legislation & Branding Trends
27 May 2014 Catering Industry Greener than Ever, But Choosing to Look it a...

ground breaking patent is granted for Colour Change Technology company
27 May 2014 ground breaking patent is granted for Colour Change Technology company

TWO NEW THERMAL TRANSFER PRINTERS FROM ALLEN CODING PROVIDE UP TO 40% COST SAVINGS & TRUE REAL-TIME, VARIABLE UNICODE PERFORMANCE
27 May 2014 TWO NEW THERMAL TRANSFER PRINTERS FROM ALLEN CODING PROVIDE UP TO 40%...

Always a Step ahead with Automation
27 May 2014 Smaller Footprint in Packaging with a Breakthrough Generation of Machines

BOPP barrier alternative to PVdC
26 May 2014 Torayfan CBS2 film is an “environment conscious”, clear, high oxygen-...

H.B. Fuller reopens state-of-the-art adhesive facility in Blois, France
23 May 2014 Today, H.B. Fuller celebrated the official opening of its refurbished...

INTRODUCING JUICEBURST SKINNY – THE ‘SKINNIER’ 99 CALORIE JUICE DRINK
23 May 2014 May 2014 marks the launch of JuiceBurst Skinny, a brand new range of...

LPA 81x powered by Avery Dennison LightSmart Technology
22 May 2014 Innovative “backing paper-free” Print & Apply Labelling Solution...

LINPAC Elite tray picks up its first award
22 May 2014 The Rfresh Elite tray for meat and fish products by LINPAC Packaging...

TULLIS RUSSELL EXPANDS EUROPEAN BESPOKE CUTTING SERVICE
22 May 2014 Premium paper and board manufacturer Tullis Russell has announced a...

MWV Transforms the Chilled Ready Meal Experience with SmartFare
22 May 2014 Packaging innovation creates a premium brand experience,...

Online service to sell spare parts
22 May 2014 A new internet-based service has been launched to assist companies move...

LABEL CONVERTER REYNDERS_LABEL PRINTING SIGNS UP FOR NEW PAPER RECYCLING PROGRAM BY AVERY DENNISON AND SMURFIT KAPPA
21 May 2014 Label converter Reynders_Label Printing signs up for new paper recycling program

Tri-Label Online, the cloud-based labelling service wins the New Sandwich Product Award
21 May 2014 Tri-Label On Cloud Nine After Scooping Another Top Award Tri-Label...

Cryovac Seals Success at WorldStar Packaging Awards
21 May 2014 Sealed Air’s leading shrink wrap scoops prestigious award for...

Prepared meal manufacturer, Anglia Crown expands into the care market for the first time with their brand new meal solution; Crown Advantage
21 May 2014 Crown Advantage is a ground-breaking range of over 35, individual,...

Parachute Closure by Global Closure Systems receives Sustainable Plastic Packaging Award at Interpack
21 May 2014 On May 13th, PackTheFuture 2014, the Sustainable Plastic Packaging Award...

Council conclusions emphasise that 'there is no common EU forest policy and responsibility lies with member states'.
20 May 2014 Agriculture ministers meeting in Brussels today (19 May) adopted...

BASF presents Ultramid for flexible packaging films derived from renewable raw materials
20 May 2014 BASF presents Ultramid® for flexible packaging films derived from...

Gwalia and wRist-Drink Ltd. launch ‘wRist Drink’ container for people 'on the go’.
20 May 2014

TORAY PLASTICS PRESENTS ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY PVdC-FREE CLEAR HIGH-BARRIER BOPP FILM
20 May 2014 Toray Plastics Inc. introduces Torayfan CBS2 film...

Taghleef Industries enters the Graphic Arts Film Industry with purchase of Deprosa
19 May 2014 Taghleef Industries announced that it has closed the transaction to...

Screen partners with Rotocon as Southern Africa reseller for the Truepress Jet digital label press
19 May 2014 Screen announces the appointment of Rotocon as specialist reseller for...

Merger announcement
19 May 2014 Leading UK-based packaging graphic services and technology solutions...

Extended shelf life and appealing presentation
16 May 2014 Fresh food products regularly suffer from drip-loss, sometimes...

Dow at Interpack
16 May 2014 Dow theme at Interpack was “Make it. Use it. Save it.”

New High-Barrier Lidding Film Seals Directly to Mono APET Trays
16 May 2014 To improve the cost efficiency, performance and sustainability of...

Sappi Fine Paper Europe announces the commercial availability of Algro Vitess
09 May 2014 Newly developed paper for flexible packaging features high brightness...

Printpack to Sell UK Operations in Management Buyout
08 May 2014 Printpack Inc. is selling the UK operations of Printpack Enterprises Ltd....

How innovation transformed plastic into a sustainable solution for the cork market
08 May 2014 Nomacorc, the world’s leading producer of synthetic corks, has found...

Südpack launches Veraplex and Multipeel on mono APET at Interpack
06 May 2014 Südpack Verpackungen GmbH & Co. KG will present high-performance...

April 2014

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Sanner puts in record sales year for 2013
29 April 2014 Plastics packaging specialist Sanner recorded a record year for sales in 2013.

tna opens new Central Europe office
29 April 2014 Global packaging solutions specialist, tna, has opened a new Central...

Milliken expands Millad PP clarifying agent capacity
28 April 2014 Milliken & Company is planning a “major capacity expansion” for its Millad...

Weidenhammer reports steady 2013 growth
28 April 2014 The Weidenhammer Packaging Group has reported an 18th consecutive year...

New Closed Loop Recycling plastics line opened by UK Business Secretary Cable
28 April 2014 A new multi-million pound plastic milk bottle recycling line at the...

M&H Plastics direct Braille printing passes the test
25 April 2014 M&H Plastics has developed a new method of printing Braille...

CTL plans rapid growth for antimony-free PET catalyst
25 April 2014 Catalytic Technologies Ltd is aiming to take over 50% of the PET resin...

PMMI teams up with Ipack-Ima for East Afripack show debut
25 April 2014 PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, has...

Sonoco expands Asia snacks packaging presence
24 April 2014 Sonoco is investing US$20 million in Malaysia to build a...

Ball aluminium technology for lighter-weight Fa brand aerosols
24 April 2014 Henkel and Ball Corporation have collaborated to launch a new, lighter...

RPC IML Thermoforming process offers ‘unrivalled’ decoration options
24 April 2014 RPC Bebo Plastik is launching an enhanced decoration process, In-Mould...

Hybrid adhesive suits custom products
24 April 2014 Avery Dennison has introduced a hybrid adhesive for durable goods labelling.

Nomacorc Select Bio closures in Italy sustainable wines partnership
24 April 2014 Nomacorc has established a partnership with a group of...

Unicheck with SEiD, its Global Platform for Track & Trace, Anti-Counterfeiting and One to One Customer Communication, receives a 2014 Red Herring Top 100 Europe Award
23 April 2014 Unicheck with SEiD, its Global Platform for Track &...

Greiner sets up first US office
23 April 2014 Greiner Packaging International is setting up in new offices at its first...

Sealed Air launches rapid void-fill system Fill-Air Rocket in Europe
23 April 2014 Sealed Air Europe is rolling out its Fill-Air Rocket inflatable...

Petainer reveals new company brand identity
23 April 2014 Leading PET and plastics supplier Petainer has launched a new...

Huhtamaki paper cups to feature in Chelsea Flower Show garden
23 April 2014 Huhtamaki has devised a novel promotion for its ‘Love Nature’ BioWare...

High clarity tissue overwrap film
23 April 2014 At Chinaplas 2014 (Shanghai, 23-26 April), Hubei Light Industry...

BPF survey shows majority of UK consumers ‘prefer’ plastic containers
22 April 2014 More than three-quarters of UK consumers prefer to “squeeze their...

Clondalkin achieves US quality certification ‘first’
22 April 2014 Clondalkin Pharma & Healthcare claims to be the first pharmaceutical...

Ardagh Group completes Verallia North America purchase
22 April 2014 Following some delay due to legal issues, Ardagh Group has completed...

Concetti launches Forza 2600 FFS machinery
22 April 2014 Concetti Group’s new Forza 2600 form-fill-seal technology uses a tubular...

Lighter, More Sustainable Aerosol Packaging from Ball
22 April 2014 Ball Corporation and Henkel have collaborated to launch a new, lighter...

KHS launches Innopouch K-400 pouching machine
21 April 2014 Filling and packaging systems provider KHS has launched the Innopouch...

Rapida progress at St Neot’s
21 April 2014 St Neot’s Packaging has invested in the UK’s first KBA Rapida 145...

H.B. Fuller to host adhesives webinar
21 April 2014 H.B. Fuller is inviting anyone involved in the food industry to take part...

PET packaging set for five years of growth
21 April 2014 The global PET packaging market will grow in value by an average of...

EUROPEN addresses European Commission over Waste Targets review
18 April 2014 EUROPEN, The European Organization for Packaging and the Environment,...

Rieke launches child resistant 32mm aerosols closure
18 April 2014 Rieke Packaging Systems is targeting the growing automotive additives...

FlexLink WLX wide conveyor sets ‘new standards’ in food packaging hygiene
17 April 2014 FlexLink says that its new wide belt stainless steel conveyor, WLX,...

DOW PRODUCES FIRST XPS FOAM MATERIAL WITH
17 April 2014 DOW PRODUCES FIRST XPS FOAM MATERIAL WITH NEW SUSTAINABLE POLYMERIC...

Ishida RV weigher range tops hygiene standards testing
16 April 2014 Ishida Europe has received independent certification from a leading...

Novelis Evercan aluminium sheet gets first roll-out with Red Hare craft beers
16 April 2014 Novelis has confirmed the first commercial use of its new...

M&H Plastics launches ‘extremely versatile’ Zest bottle/tottle range
14 April 2014 M&H Plastics has created the new Zest bottle shape, available in 3...

Smurfit Kappa Catcher Board MB12 launch pre-empts mineral oil migration legislation changes
14 April 2014 Paper-based packaging company Smurfit Kappa is to unveil a new system...

Sharpak Aylesham snack pot launch targets healthy lifestyle market
14 April 2014 A new snack pot range design launched by Sharpak Aylesham is a response to...

FIRST ITALIAN BOTTLER TO INVEST IN SIDEL’S NEW ASEPTIC COMBINED BLOW FILL CAP SOLUTION
14 April 2014 FIRST ITALIAN BOTTLER TO INVEST IN SIDEL’S NEW ASEPTIC COMBINED BLOW FILL...

Digital direct printing of containers using the Krones DecoType
14 April 2014 Krones AG, Neutraubling, Germany, is premiering a direct printing system...

LVF speed of service wins confectionery thermoformed packaging contract
14 April 2014 Thermoformed packaging specialist Leeds Vacuum Formers has sealed a...

Sirane launches Dri-fresh Soft-hold absorbent cushion pads for soft fruits
11 April 2014 Sirane says its new Dri-fresh Soft-hold fruit cushioning ‘absorbent...

Eagle to land at interpack 2014 with enhanced x-ray and fat analysis innovations
11 April 2014 New x-ray and fat analysis technologies are designed to meet food and...

Sustainability Certification Raises the Bar for Recycled Content in IT Products
11 April 2014 Sustainability Certification Raises the Bar for Recycled Content in IT Products

Holbox is first with double coater KBA Rapida 164
11 April 2014 Dutch packaging producer Holbox has installed the first KBA Rapida 164...

42.9% of manufacturing sector's time not spent on task according to new cross-industry study
10 April 2014 New cross-industry research on productivity from the Oxford, UK-based...

Faster labeller setup times with new Herma plug-in format change kit
10 April 2014 Herma has developed a new system that allows a labeller’s...

M&H Plastics devises novel pack for food supplement brand
10 April 2014 M&H Plastics has produced an unusual container designed to replicate...

International Paper Restarts Coated Board Machine After Successful Rebuild at Kwidzyn, Poland
09 April 2014 International Paper Restarts Coated Board Machine After Successful Rebuild...

Petainer moves on food sector with launch of PET petainerJar
09 April 2014 Targeting the foods sector for the first time, Petainer has launched...

Major expansion for Alcoa Brazil flexibles operation
08 April 2014 Alcoa has announced a US$40 million investment in its rolling mill...

Bosch ups capacity in Japan pharma inspection technology competence centre move
08 April 2014 In a €1.6 million investment, Bosch Packaging Technology has moved into a...

EXXONMOBIL TO BUILD WORLD’S LARGEST HYDROGENATED HYDROCARBON RESIN PLANT IN SINGAPORE
07 April 2014 New facility to nearly double global production capacity of Escorez...

FEVE reveals EU glass recycling rate passes 70% mark
07 April 2014 The latest data published by glass industry body FEVE confirms average...

UK PALLET SUPPLIER SECURES DOHA DUTY FREE CONTRACT
07 April 2014 Goplasticpallets.com, the UK’s leading independent supplier of...

Smurfit Kappa generic design for Pouch-Up provides wine packaging flexibility
07 April 2014 Targeting the wine retail sector, Smurfit Kappa is now offering its...

Pollard provides all-round service for online beauty packing business
07 April 2014 Pollard Boxes is providing a complete production and fulfilment service...

In-line folder gluer capable of 30,000 pieces/hour
07 April 2014 B&R Moll's new Vantage 720 folder gluer is a compact in-line finishing...

Bemis completes divestment of Paper Packaging Division
07 April 2014 In the United States, Bemis Company, Inc. has completed the sale of its...

Toray LumiLid lidding films approved for high temperature usage
04 April 2014 Toray Plastics has announced that its LumiLid brand of...

Beacon investment ups box-making efficiency
04 April 2014 Beacon Packaging has invested £1.1 million in its biggest ever...

Canadean: Indonesia youth markets present packaging opportunities
04 April 2014 Packaging companies should focus on a youth-driven cosmetics sector...

Rexam starts work on new Switzerland plant
04 April 2014 Rexam has begun the construction of its new plant in Switzerland,...

SABIC targets Europe beverage shipping market with combined PP-LDPE film launch
03 April 2014 Designed specifically to help customers in the beverage industry...

New Videojet laser markers target high speed traceability and serialised coding demand
03 April 2014 Videojet has introduced an advanced range of CO2 laser marking systems,...

Gizeh ‘clear glass’ finish PS containers raise premium foods profile
03 April 2014 Gizeh Verpackungen has developed a new “ultra-transparent” plastic...

Tetra Recart gains foothold in France food sector
02 April 2014 Tetra Pak has announced the first private-label deployment in the...

SC Johnson is on track to reduce global manufacturing waste by 70 percent by 2016
02 April 2014 SC Johnson employees drive innovative and scalable waste reduction...

United Biscuits unveils £10 million advertising campaign for Jacob’s
02 April 2014 Snack Happy campaign forms part of UB’s overarching masterbrand strategy...

Herma launches entry-level ‘basic’ self-adhesive labeller
01 April 2014 Herma is launching a “basic model” labeller designed specifically to...

March 2014

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SIG Combibloc Food Option machine enables food manufacturers to add value
31 March 2014 SIG Combibloc has responded to food manufacturers’ ongoing requirements...

Nampak Infini milk bottle passes 500 million mark
31 March 2014 Sales of Nampak Plastics’ Infini plastic milk bottle have now passed the...

Rexam to complete sale of Healthcare business division
31 March 2014 Berry Plastics Group will acquire the remaining Containers &...

Essentra AquaSense active labels prolong food freshness
28 March 2014 Essentra Packaging has extended its Protect brand protection range with...

BorPure MB5568 polymer targets beverage lightweighting trend
28 March 2014 Borealis and Borouge have launched an advanced grade of their BorPure...

CSI launches easy-open Aqua-Lok mini 26mm TC still beverage closure
28 March 2014 The new Aqua-Lok mini 26mm TC (tall cap) closure launched by Closure...

EAFA positive outlook for alufoil despite ‘flat’ 2013
28 March 2014 The European aluminium foil sector showed a “stable but largely flat”...

Multivac launches versatile low-cost R 085 thermoforming packaging machine
28 March 2014 Multivac is launching an entry-level model for thermoforming packaging, the...

Greiner launches deformable K3 D plastics-cardboard cup decoration extension
27 March 2014 Greiner Packaging International is targeting improved shelf standout...

Linpac ups Freshform division investment
27 March 2014 Linpac Packaging is to initiate a second phase of investment in its...

RPC Group joins Save Food initiative
27 March 2014 RPC Group, has joined the Save Food initiative, a joint campaign organised...

Gwalia Top Twister helps consumers open bottles more easily
27 March 2014 Gwalia Packaging Group has launched Top Twister, an opening aid designed...

GOP Puro.Foamer launch targets cosmetics and personal care sectors
27 March 2014 Targeting improved shelf standout for brands in the personal care...

Canadean: Spain economy to drive lower-cost packaging innovation
27 March 2014 The continued weakness of the Spanish economy will drive innovation...

Mocon introduces ‘next generation’ Ox-Tran oxygen permeation tester
26 March 2014 Mocon has developed the new, fully automated Ox-Tran Model 2/22 H, said...

Essentra Re:Close Tape targets trend for multifunctional packaging
26 March 2014 Essentra Packaging has launched Re:Close Tape, which enables brands to...

Plasticum launches Nutri-Line hygienic infant formula packaging
26 March 2014 Plasticum Group has developed Nutri-Line, a proprietary packaging...

TCL ‘first’ with high temperature certification of ovenable films
26 March 2014 New printed ovenable films from TCL Packaging are believed to be the first...

Sato launches CL4NX ‘best ever’ industrial thermal barcode printer
25 March 2014 The new CL4NX series of industrial thermal barcode printers launched by...

EAFA/IPSOS survey shows aluminium closures are top consumer choice
25 March 2014 The majority of wine and spirit consumers prefer an aluminium closure...

Videojet 8610 printer tackles TIJ printing for non-porous packaging
25 March 2014 Videojet Technologies has launched the Videojet 8610 thermal inkjet...

Bosch Packaging Technology ahead of industry in 2013 growth
25 March 2014 Sales at Bosch Packaging Technology broke through the €1 billion barrier...

Ardagh Denmark creates savings through capturing surplus glassworks heat
24 March 2014 Ardagh Group in Denmark has made a major advance in sustainable...

Ilapak launches ‘versatile’ poultry flowrapper Delta 3000 4S
21 March 2014 Ilapak has launched a “versatile” electronic flowrapper, the Delta 3000...

Cerulean to launch handheld OCT Optical Carton Tester
21 March 2014 Cerulean Instrumentation will be introducing its new hand-held, OCT...

NJM launches ‘rugged’ Trotter W pressure sensitive labeller
21 March 2014 NJM Packaging has launched the Model 126 Trotter W pressure...

GCS targets Asia with China facility expansion and upgrade
21 March 2014 Global Closure Systems has completed the expansion of its plant in...

Tetra Brik Aseptic edges into Finland dairy market
21 March 2014 Tetra Pak has struck a new deal to supply Tetra Brik Aseptic 200ml and...

RPC announces M&H Group restructure
20 March 2014 Following RPC Group’s acquisition of M&H Plastics at the end of 2013,...

NYCO’s new print facility
20 March 2014 NYCO Flexible Packaging has officially opened its new printing facility...

Gordian supplies ten new strapping machines for Crown UK
20 March 2014 Gordian Strapping has supplied ten new OMS Side Seal Compression...

New Russia facility doubles Sonoco Alcore industrial cores capacity
19 March 2014 Sonoco Alcore has opened its third and largest manufacturing plant in...

Procap launches 38 Proline plastic closure for sensitive non-carbonised beverages
19 March 2014 Procap has launched an advanced plastic closure solution, 38 Proline,...

AR Packaging Group drops divestment plans and ups investment
19 March 2014 AR Packaging Group has announced that it has cancelled its planned...

Linkx and PSI in US box sizer equipment link-up
19 March 2014 End-of-line packaging equipment developer Linkx Packaging Systems has...

Videojet CLARiSUITE WebServer software improves coding OEE
19 March 2014 New CLARiSUITE WebServer Edition software released by coding and...

Tetra Pak 'world first' with TwistCap OSO 34 bio-based opening for gable top
18 March 2014 Tetra Pak has launched a bio-based version of its TwistCap OSO 34 – said...

SAICA Group acquires corrugated firm OMK in Turkey
18 March 2014 Paper-based packaging producer SAICA Group has acquired corrugated...

Paxiom Shanghai introduces 24 Head PrimoCombi multi-head weigher
17 March 2014 Paxiom Shanghai has launched the 24 Head PrimoCombi multi-head weigher...

Axion: end to incineration and landfill of plastics films now ‘economically viable’
17 March 2014 Axion Consulting, a UK-based waste processing consultancy specialising...

ColorMatrix PET beverage packaging technology gets China approval
17 March 2014 ColorMatrix reports that its patented Joule RHB liquid infra-red...

3BSolstar launches BeetaPac sugar beet fibre food packaging
17 March 2014 A British company, 3BSolstar, has for the first time produced...

Croxsons targets small independent brewers with new bottle range
17 March 2014 Glass packaging specialist Croxsons has launched a range of beer...

Ardagh employs triple-depth embossing on special Jameson bottle
17 March 2014 A limited edition 1-litre bottle produced by Ardagh Group for Jameson...

Xeikon Café event to highlight digital production innovation
17 March 2014 Xeikon will be running its next Xeikon Café event, on how innovations...

Allied Glass brings 3D printing to bottle design
17 March 2014 Allied Glass Containers has invested in a new 3D printer to offer...

Smithers Pira in new US event partnership for sustainable packaging industry
14 March 2014 Smithers Pira is teaming up with US-based environmental...

Sick announces ‘breakthrough’ DeltaPac sensor for gap-free product conveyor lines
14 March 2014 Sick has launched DeltaPac, said to be the first ever photoelectric...

Henkel to exhibit new beverage can manufacture solutions at Metpack
14 March 2014 Henkel will be showcasing several new technologies from its Bonderite...

US to grow in global PE market
11 March 2014 According to a recent study by Applied Market Information (AMI...

PCI expands UK temperature controlled clinical packaging capabilities
10 March 2014 Packaging Coordinators, Inc (PCI) has announced the introduction...

Saica acquires Microlan in Spain premium corrugated move
10 March 2014 Spain-based Saica has acquired flat-stamped corrugated specialist...

Herma label material launch targets humidity-prone food packs
10 March 2014 Herma’s Self-Adhesive Materials division has launched HERMAtherm top M...

GWP Packaging - Ian Wilmer
10 March 2014 Ian Wilmer has joined GWP Packaging’s sales team. He will be focusing on...

MWV launches Evertain fibre barrier packaging
07 March 2014 MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) has launched Evertain, a...

Yamato Scale Dataweigh open house on high speed bagging
07 March 2014 Yamato Scale Dataweigh will be holding a series of open house events...

Miteco acquisition boosts Tetra Pak CSD processing capabilities
07 March 2014 Tetra Pak has acquired Switzerland-based Miteco, a leading provider...

Mauser launches Infinity recycled plastic drums in Europe
06 March 2014 Mauser Group has launched the Infinity Series of UN-approved plastic...

CCL confirms international labelling acquisitions
06 March 2014 Specialty label and packaging company CCL Industries has announced...

Endoline founder Ron Yates dies
06 March 2014 Endoline Machinery has announced the sad passing of the company’s...

NiceLabel smart solution manages new EU food allergens regulations
06 March 2014 NiceLabel has developed a simple solution to help food suppliers...

Zego QR-codes target health concerns
05 March 2014 US-based Zego has launched a range of energy snack bars with wrappers...

Epson GP-C831 printer suitable for chemical labelling
05 March 2014 Epson’s new GP-C831 “industrial strength” inkjet label printer features...

RPC Superfos FlakeFree container solves paint quality issues
04 March 2014 RPC Superfos has launched Flakefree to tackle the problem of dried flakes...

Lumson TAG Luxea launch extends beauty range
04 March 2014 Lumson Group is extending its TAG (Techno Airless Glass) range in the...

Canadean: aesthetics and quality key for predicted Japan plastics growth
04 March 2014 The Japanese plastic packaging industry is in rapid growth, according to...

Krones new 9.9-gram PET bottle resets bar for carbonated beverages
03 March 2014 The recently launched ‘PET lite 9.9 carbonated’ ultralight beverage...

Sirane picks Premac as new Poland distributor
03 March 2014 Sirane is expanding its distribution in eastern Europe with the...

Pacepacker adapts Blu-Robot palletiser for chip shop potato supplier
03 March 2014 Pacepacker has designed a fully mobile palletising system in its...

Ahlstrom introduces NatureMold biodegradable fibre food packaging material
03 March 2014 Ahlstrom has launched NatureMold, a new fibre-based, biodegradable...

February 2014

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Markem-Imaje SmartDate X40-IP coder enables efficient wash-down
28 February 2014 Markem-Imaje has launched the SmartDate X40-IP thermal transfer...

Husky creates dedicated medical and specialty packaging business
28 February 2014 Husky Injection Molding Systems has created a new combined business...

Unilever extends compressed aerosol format to male range
28 February 2014 Unilever has announced that its groundbreaking compressed aerosol can...

Silvergate launches ‘revolutionary’ Optiblo colour masterbatch
28 February 2014 Silvergate Plastics has described its new Optiblo range of...

Olmec tailors infrared inspection to woundcare packaging
28 February 2014 Olmec UK has designed and installed an End of Line inspection system...

Cardia doubles film and bag making capacity
28 February 2014 Cardia Bioplastics is expanding production to meet increasing demand for...

Rexam Fusion bottle gets UK on-the-go debut
27 February 2014 Rexam’s aluminium Fusion bottle is to debut in the UK this spring, with...

APS co-packer in temperature controlled expansion
27 February 2014 Contract packing firm Assembly and Packaging Services (APS) has installed...

Nampak highlights UK HDPE recycling success
27 February 2014 Nampak Plastics has announced that UK recycling levels of the high...

Beatson Clark debuts at US brewing industry expo
27 February 2014 Targeting the burgeoning US brewing sector, Beatson Clark will be...

easyFairs reveals vision for packaging exhibitions future
26 February 2014 easyFairs, organiser of the “fastest growing network of European...

Blippbuilder makes augmented reality easier
26 February 2014 Image-recognition platform Blippar has released Blippbuilder,...

BPF declares ‘Plastic packaging is safe’
26 February 2014 Responding to an article published by the 'The Guardian' newspaper in the...

UK drinks can market tops 9.5 billion for first time
26 February 2014 UK beverage can manufacturers’ body The Can Makers says the country’s...

TIMCON: UK winter storms hit timber packaging and pallets industry
26 February 2014 TIMCON, the Timber Packaging & Pallet Confederation, says the severe...

Italian machinery association confirms RosUpack attendance
26 February 2014 UCIMA, the Italian Machinery Manufacturers Association, has confirmed...

Printpack to unveil resealable flow wrap system at Packaging Innovations
25 February 2014 Printpack will introduce its patent pending Full Access Reseal-It flow...

Inaugural British Glass industry awards
25 February 2014 The inaugural Glass Focus Industry Awards will be held at the British...

TCL to take another Uteco press
25 February 2014 UK-based TCL Packaging has ordered a new Onyx 808GL central impression...

Packaging Innovations 2014 boasts more show features than ever before
24 February 2014 Opening to Birmingham’s NEC on 26-27 February 2014, Packaging...

EPI levels ABA ‘smear’ accusation over oxo-bio plastics
24 February 2014 EPI Environmental Products claims that the Australasian...

Europen backs ‘positive evolution’ in EU packaging recovery rates
24 February 2014 Recovery rates for packaging, especially recycling rates, in the...

Nicholl central to ConviTray aluminium premium ready meal packs launch
24 February 2014 Nicholl Food Packaging has provided its technical and design skills in...

Eagle releases all-in-one case and tray former
24 February 2014 Eagle Packaging Machinery has developed an all-in-one case and tray former...

Allen Coding equipment fits the bill for whisky producer
24 February 2014 Allen Coding has installed a number of labelling systems for whisky...

Chesapeake unveils 3T Touch Transfer Technology interactive packaging concept
22 February 2014 Chesapeake will be demonstrating its “ground breaking” 3T, Touch...

Packaging Innovations packs in the launches
22 February 2014 Visitors to the Packaging Innovations exhibition at the NEC in...

System Plast accumulation belt ‘greener conveying’ for PET bottle packs
21 February 2014 Conveying equipment specialist System Plast has developed a new...

Henkel online food safety seminar
21 February 2014 Henkel is to hold a webinar on 26 February 2014, on the topic of...

FINAT focus on redesigning the label
21 February 2014 With central theme of 'Redesigning the Label', next month’s FINAT...

BASF to divest liquid masterbatch business
21 February 2014 BASF has signed a contract to divest its liquid masterbatch business...

Charapak expands with Octopus Collation buyout
21 February 2014 Contract packer Charapak Group has strengthened its fulfilment offering...

Packaging Innovations – Creativity meets Packaging Know-how!
20 February 2014 On 26 – 27 March 2014, the international trade show Packaging...

Benson Group acquisition furthers Graphic Packaging plans in Europe
20 February 2014 Graphic Packaging International has announced an agreement to acquire...

Major UK investment for International Paper Foodservice
20 February 2014 International Paper Foodservice Europe has announced a multi-million...

PH Flexible reshores corrugated container business from Asia
20 February 2014 Packaging and supplies company PH Flexible Packaging has won back...

Tetra Pak introduces new ‘crystal’ shape for Tetra Brik Aseptic packs
20 February 2014 Tetra Pak has launched Tetra Brik Aseptic 250 Base Crystal, a development...

RPC ‘versatile’ Bebo Twist container launch promises re-closing convenience
19 February 2014 RPC Bebo Plastik’s new Bebo Twist container is a “versatile...

Rexam targets Middle East with Saudi beverage can investment
19 February 2014 Rexam has signed an agreement to acquire a 51% stake in Saudi...

Denny Bros new Wraptec system enables low-volume multi-page labelling
19 February 2014 Denny Bros has launched Wraptec, a ‘print your own’ label system...

MWV global packaging survey reveals need to improve consumer satisfaction
18 February 2014 MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) has released the second edition of...

Avery Dennison sponsors Label Summit Latin America in May
18 February 2014 Avery Dennison has signed on as gold sponsor of this year’s Label...

ILS takes on UK distribution for ‘breakthrough’ Autolabel print and apply range
17 February 2014 Labelling specialist Industrial Labelling Systems (ILS) Ltd has...

easyFairs Lion’s Lair competition entrants announced
17 February 2014 easyFairs has announced the four exhibiting companies who will pitch...

Quadpack Spain cosmetics screen-printing acquisition
17 February 2014 Cosmetic packaging provider Quadpack has purchased Krampak,...

CEPI ‘Basta!’ campaign seeks to redress EU balance to aid business efficiencies
17 February 2014 The ‘Basta! Get back on track!’ campaign recently launched buy CEPI,...

Canadean: Africa packaged water growth outstrips Europe and US
17 February 2014 Growth in the packaged water market across Africa has outstripped that...

Label keeps its cool up to 1,200ºC
17 February 2014 New from Lintec Graphic Films is Heatproof HP-CBR – an exteme...

Weidenhammer acquisition of A&R Carton Lund and Flextrus called off
14 February 2014 Weidenhammer’s proposed acquisition of A&R Carton Lund and Flextrus has...

Pujolasos launches wooden standard make-up range
14 February 2014 Pujolasos Wood & Pack has launched a wood-based standard range for...

Polymer Logistics targets fresh produce aisles with Wood Effect plastic crates
14 February 2014 Retail ready packaging specialist Polymer Logistics has launched what...

Equator expansion begins with Ireland Link
14 February 2014 Branding and packaging agency Equator Design has completed the purchase...

Rexam invests in JV to develop new can making technologies
14 February 2014 Rexam has taken an equity stake in Magna Parva Packaging, with the aim...

Burgopak and Team unveil novel Japanese packaging concept for medical devices
13 February 2014 Burgopak has worked with medical product design experts Team Consulting...

Sterile Barrier Association website launched
13 February 2014 The Sterile Barrier Association (SBA) has launched a new website.

Hexacomb tackles large liquid bottles with paper-based HexStack system
12 February 2014 Hexacomb Corporation has developed HexStack, a new paper-based...

Smurfit Kappa Safe Curve wine bags offer greater protection
12 February 2014 Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box has launched Safe Curve, a new type of...

CEPI preliminary figures show fall in 2013 paper and board production
11 February 2014 CEPI, the Confederation of European Paper Industries, has released...

KHS Feedflow uses air and gravity to give light PET preforms a gentle ride
11 February 2014 KHS has developed a new, horizontally arranged Feedflow feed module,...

Board’s smoothness promises excellent results
11 February 2014 Designed especially for luxury end-uses, Metsä Board‘s new Carta...

The BIG Debate – packaging designed for the consumer or the supply chain?
10 February 2014 The hot topic at this year’s BIG Packaging Debate at the...

SGK executive Strong to present at PACE Forum on regulatory compliance for brands
10 February 2014 At the PACE (Packaging and Converting Executive) Forum in Brussels,...

Rexam joins industry group for aluminium sustainability
10 February 2014 Rexam has joined the cross-industry Aluminium Stewardship Initiative,...

Seymourpowell Icon2 can design puts ‘new twist’ on Axe/Lynx spray
10 February 2014 Branding agency Seymourpowell has created the new aerosol body spray...

SGL to expand co-pack offering
10 February 2014 Contract packer SGL Co-packing is expanding its contract packing...

Film offers superior oxygen and moisture barrier functionality
07 February 2014 New from Toray Plastics (America) is Torayfan PC5, a versatile...

Ishida Europe launches First Range ‘economic’ weigher/bagmakers
06 February 2014 Ishida Europe has developed Ishida First Range, a range of...

Gordian relaunches strapping machine range
06 February 2014 Gordian Strapping is relaunching its range of semi-automatic...

Proseal launches ‘fully flexible’ GT5 high speed tray sealer
05 February 2014 Proseal says its new GT5 tray sealer incorporates a number of...

Ceresana bioplastics report forecasts healthy growth
05 February 2014 Ceresana predicts strong growth in the global bioplastics market up to...

Quadpack Double Roll-On features Technotraf wooden link
05 February 2014 Quadpack has launched a Double Roll-On cosmetic dispenser that offers users...

Tyler Packaging expands into Europe and beyond
04 February 2014 Tyler Packaging, a specialist supplier of flexible packaging for human...

EMG Diecutting enters administration
04 February 2014 Kettering, UK-based packaging manufacturing company EMG Diecutting...

Paper made from bran
04 February 2014 Working together, Italian paper manufacturer Favini and Barilla, one of...

Tetra Pak launches separable plastic Tetra Top
03 February 2014 Tetra Pak has announced the launch of Tetra Top with Separable Top,...

Rexam ups focus on beverage cans with Healthcare division sales
03 February 2014 Rexam has announced the proposed sale of its Pharmaceutical Devices...

Amsterdam launch for AWA inaugural linerless label sector seminar
03 February 2014 The AWA Linerless Label Seminar 2014, scheduled to be held in Amsterdam on...

Petainer relaunch targets BRIC expansion
03 February 2014 Petainer is embarking on a major new international expansion, targeting...

Celloglas partners Smurfit Kappa for Digby English fizz pack
03 February 2014 Celloglas decorative finishes and Smurfit Kappa corrugated materials...

Rexam sites achieve Shingo Institute global recognition
03 February 2014 Two Rexam sites have been given accreditation by The Shingo Institute at...

Kodak to present packaging solutions at PACE Forum
03 February 2014 Kodak will be presenting its packaging technology solutions at the...

On-machine controller simplifies system and saves space
03 February 2014 The new Allen-Bradley Armor GuardLogix programmable automation...

Theegarten-Pactec machinery launch improves secondary packaging
02 February 2014 Developed for the new generation of its HCW4/FPC5 packaging...

January 2014

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TBF nano plastic film gives ‘revolutionary’ barrier performance
31 January 2014 Using a ‘revolutionary’ nano-inspired process, Tera-Barrier Films (TBF)...

ABB launches unified UK drives and motors technical network
31 January 2014 Robotics and automation specialist ABB has amalgamated its UK...

Report: cosmetics packaging market set for 5.4% growth
31 January 2014 The global cosmetics packaging market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of...

Plastique extends thermoformed offering with new pulp and paper tray products
31 January 2014 Thermoforming specialist Plastique is commencing the manufacture of...

AKW co-packing hits record volumes
30 January 2014 AKW Group’s contract packing division achieved record volumes in...

Packaging Innovations: learn the secrets of the major brands
30 January 2014 easyFairs has unveiled a prestigious line-up of packaging and print...

Russia’s First Carton Plant targets Europe corrugated markets
30 January 2014 Based in Kaliningrad, western Russia, First Carton Plant is taking its...

Active and intelligent packaging in US to see market-beating growth
30 January 2014 Demand for active and intelligent packaging in the USA is forecast to...

Rexam and O-I partner Carlsberg in CCC sustainability initiative
30 January 2014 The new Carlsberg Circular Community (CCC) sustainability initiative will...

Asda is first UK retailer to adopt PantoneLIVE
29 January 2014 X-Rite and Pantone have announced that UK retailer Asda will...

Storopack introduces new film types for on-demand AIRplus system
29 January 2014 Storopack is launching three new types of film to extend its AIRplus...

Packaging Innovations debate to examine print technology options
29 January 2014 The BIG Print Debate, being held at the Packaging Innovations show at...

Canadean: aging German population to steer packaging development
29 January 2014 The need for lightweight, protective packaging solutions in the food...

Expansion at TCL
29 January 2014 To cope with increased demand for its packaging films, TCL Packaging...

New ground for Velcro Press-Lok with Dutch cookies
29 January 2014 A partnership between Vecro Industries and Dutch baked-goods brand...

Sealed Air releases Bubble Wrap Day latest video
27 January 2014 Sealed Air launched the latest in its Will it Break? video series to...

GOP high viscosity packaging launch targets cosmetics and food
27 January 2014 Targeting the cosmetics and food sectors, Global One-Pak will launch...

Ball aluminium Impact bottle selected for Skol Africa
27 January 2014 The owners of the Skol beer brand in Africa have begun marketing the...

European Bioplastics: ‘up to 10%’ compostable plastics is safe level in recycling
26 January 2014 A European Bioplastics meta-study has shown that mixing up to 10%...

Smart incorporates auto-deflashing and IML in blow moulder launch
24 January 2014 Germany-based Smart Machineries and Moulds has launched a fully...

Axon launches ThermoPoint steam heat shrink tunnel upgrade
23 January 2014 US-based Axon is launching ThermoPoint 2.0 steam heat shrink tunnel, said...

CCL takes majority interest in Chile wine label venture
23 January 2014 CCL Industries has acquired a majority interest in Chilean wine label...

Endoline 100 series case erectors meet increasing fruit demand
22 January 2014 Endoline Machinery’s installation of five new semi-automatic case...

Benson makes record investment in Heidelberg press
22 January 2014 Printed folding carton manufacturer Benson Gateshead has announced details...

Schubert and IPS join forces in new pharmaceutical service
21 January 2014 Gerhard Schubert GmbH and IPS International Packaging Systems have...

RPC SuperLock pots break new ground for salami packaging
21 January 2014 RPC Superfos has provided pots from its SuperLock range for a...

Storopack completes FP loose fill acquisition
21 January 2014 Storopack UK has completed the acquisition of FP International UK’s...

Makro to install Mak-2 labeller for premium beverages firm
21 January 2014 Makro Labelling UK is to supply one of its Mak-2 machines for labelling...

Krones opens new subsidiary to develop valve technology business
20 January 2014 Beverage packaging specialist Krones has founded Evoguard GmbH in...

TRM secures Whyte & Mackay secondary packaging contract
20 January 2014 Independent food and drink packaging manufacturer TRM Packaging has...

Turkish show targets packaging print
20 January 2014 A Packaging Printing Technologies section is to be added to the...

Clariant launches 2015 plastics industry colour guide
20 January 2014 Specialty chemicals company Clariant has launched ‘ColorForward 2015’,...

Domino launches three ‘versatile’ black inks for A-Series CIJ printers
19 January 2014 Compatible with its a-series printers and developed specifically to meet...

Ardagh acquisition of Verallia North America delayed until end of April
18 January 2014 In its ongoing moves to acquire the Verallia North America company,...

Markem-Imaje confirms CSAT acquisition
18 January 2014 Markem-Imaje has confirmed its acquisition of specialist printing...

Sleek 65 extends Paxiom flow wrapping product line
17 January 2014 Paxiom Group has launched a high speed Horizontal Flow Wrapper designed...

Clondalkin Wentus launches high barrier skin-tight flexible packaging film
17 January 2014 Clondalkin Wentus has introduced WENTOPRO-SkinTight, a new skin-tight...

Hasco launches ‘2 Motion’ injection moulding Hot Half with server motor control
17 January 2014 Hasco has developed the ‘Hot Half H4420/… 2 Motion’ – an electric drive...

Quadpack Dahlia launch extends AirGlass cosmetics range
17 January 2014 Dahlia is the newest addition to the AirGlass family from cosmetic...

Packaging Innovations announces Birmingham seminar programme
15 January 2014 Packaging Innovations 2014, to be held at the Birmingham NEC, 26-27...

Thimm sights set on expansion with Reka corrugated acquisition
15 January 2014 Thimm Verpackung has taken over the corrugated cardboard plant of...

ECO Plastics and Viridor agree multi-million pound plastics recycling partnership
15 January 2014 ECO Plastics and Viridor, the UK’s leading recycler, have jointly announced...

Euromap industry body updates plastics production recommendation
14 January 2014 Euromap, Europe’s association for plastics and rubber...

RPC Gent launches upgraded standard lubricants container range
13 January 2014 RPC Gent has launched Lubripack, a new range of containers targeting...

Audion H22SA shrink wrapper upgrades benefit operators
13 January 2014 Audion Elektro has announced the upgrading of its Audionpack...

Canadean: plastics move ahead of metal in beverage closures
10 January 2014 Plastic beverage caps and closures are now more popular than metal...

Domino launches customisable M220 off-shelf pallet labeller
10 January 2014 Domino has extended its M-Series range of print and apply labellers with...

2nd Packaging Inspiration Forum
10 January 2014 The PrintCity Alliance has now finalised the programme for the 2nd...

German plastics packaging industry ‘optimistic’, says IK
09 January 2014 The plastics packaging industry in Germany has started the new year...

Print and converting among Packaging Innovations events
09 January 2014 Next month sees three shows in one as Print Innovations co-locates...

Crown releases second sustainability report
07 January 2014 Leading metal packaging concern Crown Holdings has released its...

FutureMark upgrades Future Label sustainable packaging solution
06 January 2014 US-based FutureMark Paper Group has announced a number of enhancements...

RPC Group acquires plastics rival M&H
06 January 2014 RPC Group PLC has bought out rival rigid plastics packaging company Maynard...

Paradigm joins Scandia in Graham Partners US expansion
06 January 2014 Paradigm Packaging has been acquired by Graham Partners, a US-based...

New Ishida equipment adds to UFP ‘flexibility’
06 January 2014 An ongoing programme of investment by UK-based Universal Flexible...

Coca-Cola and Tesco joint campaign ups home recycling
06 January 2014 In the UK, a joint campaign by Coca-Cola Enterprises Ltd (CCE)...

Weener group buyout targets India plastics sector
03 January 2014 After being a minority shareholder for eight years, the Weener...

Polymer Logistics and DS Smith settle legal dispute
02 January 2014 Following legal action that began in October 2011, Polymer Logistics and...

December 2013

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Linx releases TJ725 case coder upgrade
31 December 2013 Linx Printing Technologies has released a software upgrade that adds a...

BAMA meeting advises retailers on new EU aerosol regulations
30 December 2013 BAMA, the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association, has advised the...

Husky completes Schöttli acquisition
30 December 2013 Husky Injection Molding Systems has completed the acquisition of the...

Smurfit Kappa named Ireland Company of the Year 2013
26 December 2013 Corrugated packaging company Smurfit Kappa was named Company of the Year...

Packaging Innovations reveals learnShops seminar highlights for 2014 NEC event
26 December 2013 Exhibition organiser easyFairs has announced key highlights of the...

Scholle and IPN unite to form global packaging concern
26 December 2013 Scholle Corporation and Netherlands-based IPN have jointly announced...

New board “better than B-flute”
24 December 2013 UK-based Weedon Corrugated Products has invested in a...

Matthews introduces fast dry solvent inks for Viacode L-Series
24 December 2013 Matthews Marking Systems is launching two fast dry solvent-based...

SIPA unveils new refurbishing and conversion services for preform moulds
23 December 2013 PET preform technology specialist SIPA has added refurbishing and...

Quadpack targets Europe-based cosmetics investment opportunities
20 December 2013 Spain-based Quadpack is to increase its levels of investment in...

MWV marks Barcelona plant 50th anniversary
20 December 2013 Packaging and dispensing solutions company MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV)...

Bioplastics to play key role in EU circular biobased economy
19 December 2013 In an opening speech to the 8th European Bioplastics Conference on...

Ardagh scoops 2013 packaging accolades for Nemo can innovation
19 December 2013 Ardagh Group is celebrating the wide recognition gained by its...

EU ROPAS project aiming for ‘smart paper’
19 December 2013 By adding new functionalities to paper, the EU-funded ‘Roll-to-roll...

Spectra adds PET options to Broadway bottles range
19 December 2013 Spectra Packaging has added six new PET packs to its Broadway range of...

Ishida Europe opens £1 million snacks equipment demo facility
18 December 2013 Ishida Europe has invested more than £1 million in a dedicated...

UN report recognises EAFA life cycle assessment work
18 December 2013 A number of Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs) undertaken by EAFA, the...

PCD Congress 2014 to feature Hermès and L’Oréal executives
18 December 2013 Francis Chaveau, deputy managing director in charge of industrial affairs...

Canadean forecasts lightweight packaging trend to boost US plastics consumption
17 December 2013 A new report from Canadean says continued growth in demand for...

Chesapeake extends sachets and flow wrap provision
17 December 2013 Chesapeake Labels is now offering all customers a broad range of high...

Kolbus NM 100 grooving machine launch targets luxury sector
16 December 2013 Kolbus UK has launched the Kolbus NM 100 scoring machine for board...

Forestry-based industries launch ‘Unexpected’ children’s book
16 December 2013 Marking European Forest Week, 9-13 December 2013, CEPI joined forces...

Herma expands seawater-resistant adhesives range
16 December 2013 Self-adhesives technology specialist Herma has extended its portfolio...

PMMDA polymer machinery trade body to part ways with PPMA
16 December 2013 The UK’s Polymer Machinery Manufacturer and Distributors Association...

O-I square bottle for vintage-style Hayman’s Gin relaunch
16 December 2013 The Hayman’s Gin range has been relaunched in new glass packaging created...

Sirane targets barbecue market with ‘versatile’ Sira-Cook Supreme bag
13 December 2013 Sirane claims its new Sira-Cook Supreme bag, a ‘barbecue ready...

Lidd packs to ‘revolutionise’ global ready meals sector
12 December 2013 A new type of peelable lidding film solution for ready meals, Lidd, has...

Barry-Wehmiller acquires Paris FFS firm Arcil
12 December 2013 Arcil SA, a Paris-based supplier of packaging technology for the fresh...

Essentra wraparound label innovation meets equine product challenge
12 December 2013 Essentra wraparound label innovation meets equine product...

Pro Mach to acquire Zalkin
12 December 2013 US-based packaging machinery manufacturer Pro Mach will acquire outright...

PPS wins Maxxium Russia contract for whisky packs
11 December 2013 Professional Packaging Services’ (PPS) has won a contract to supply two...

Weedon Corrugated introduces Less-flute to RRP market
11 December 2013 Weedon Corrugated Products is expanding its reach in the high-end...

Ravenwood label launches target mainstream linerless sectors
11 December 2013 Linerless labelling specialist Ravenwood Packaging is launching two...

Compostable resin for transparent film and bags
11 December 2013 US manufacturer Metabolix has launched a new film grade resin that allows...

OMS launches IS45 high speed stretch hooder
10 December 2013 Available in the UK through Gordian Strapping, Italy-based OMS is...

GR8 launches ‘hybrid’ EcoForm process for rigid plastic food packaging
09 December 2013 UK-based GR8 Engineering has developed EcoForm, a machine for producing...

Dansensor MAP Check 3 Vacuum model extends gas analyser range
09 December 2013 Dansensor has launched an on-line gas analyser for modified...

Packaging Innovations 2014 offers new features for visitors
09 December 2013 Visitors to the 26-27 February 2014 Packaging Innovations and...

i-Sub Digital Digi-Foil system offers colour-accurate mock-ups ‘in minutes’
09 December 2013 UK-based i-Sub Digital claims its recently launched Digi-Foil digital...

Cosmetics packaging group Hermann Koch changes hands
09 December 2013 In Germany, 94% of the shares in leading cosmetics packaging...

Mocon ultra-high barrier test system measures to ‘ten times lower’
06 December 2013 Mocon has developed the Ox-Tran Model 2/21 10x system, a new...

Fanuc launches palletising robot for ‘higher, heavier’ loads
05 December 2013 Fanuc Robotics UK has launched the M410-iC/185 universal palletising...

MM Karton Foodboard launch targets product safety
04 December 2013 Mayr-Melnhof Karton says its new cartonboard grade Foodboard represents...

Amcor launches ‘next generation’ Vodex foods barrier liner
03 December 2013 Amcor Flexibles has launched the Vodex Generation II barrier liner for...

Clariant Italy investment targets functional packaging
03 December 2013 Chemicals company Clariant is opening a 400 m² Project House facility...

Krones acquisition ups process technology capacity
03 December 2013 Machinery manufacturer Krones has purchased 100% of the stock in...

Switch to ultra-low migration inks
03 December 2013 Chesapeake Bristol claims to be the first self-adhesive label manufacturer...

Crown convenient Easylid paint tin closure system now in Europe
02 December 2013 The Easylid paint tin closure from Crown Aerosols and Speciality...

Rise of beverage carton recycling rates continues, ACE confirms
02 December 2013 The recycling of beverage cartons in the EU rose to 40% in 2012, according...

Krones NitroHotfill process ensures ‘affordable production’
02 December 2013 Krones claims its updated NitroHotfill process is now the most...

GMG integrates OpenColor and ColorProof with PantoneLIVE
02 December 2013 A new co-operative agreement with X-Rite allows GMG customers to access...

November 2013

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Huhtamaki acquires corrugated specialist BCP
28 November 2013 Foodservice and consumer packaging company Huhtamaki has announced...

Nestlé commits to BFA global bioplastics alliance
28 November 2013 Nestlé will join forces with seven other global consumer goods companies...

Ecolean to launch transparent aseptic drinks pack
28 November 2013 Dairy and liquid food packaging company Ecolean is to launch a...

UPM Raflatac expands removable adhesive label options
28 November 2013 UPM Raflatac is extending its portfolio of removable adhesives with...

Pack2Go Europe demands EU vigilance on imported packaging standards
28 November 2013 Representatives of Europe’s leading convenience food packaging...

Nampak acquisition furthers Africa growth plans
27 November 2013 Nampak has announced an agreement to acquire Alucan Packaging Limited,...

Kraft US opts for RPC thermoformed coffee vending cups
27 November 2013 Germany-based plastics packaging specialist RPC Bramlage has developed...

Neopac ‘beauty droplets’ fulfil consumer need
26 November 2013 Neopac’s recently launched ‘beauty droplets’ dropper tubes for...

Sidel launches RightWeight PET still water bottle
26 November 2013 Sidel has introduced RightWeight, a new 500ml PET bottle for still water...

Ball to consolidate in North America aerosols
25 November 2013 Ball Corporation will cease production at its steel aerosol...

Coveris global rebranding unites Exopack group companies
25 November 2013 Coveris is the new name of the organisation formed originally in May 2013...

Chesapeake Bristol moves to ultra-low migration inks
25 November 2013 Chesapeake Bristol claims it is the first self-adhesive label manufacturer...

Equipolymers launches Bisneinex BPA-free PET resin
25 November 2013 Equipolymers has launched Bisneinex polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin,...

Allen launches upgraded XL-Series coders with Unicode capability
22 November 2013 Targeting further growth in emerging markets, Allen Coding is now...

Sharpak Aylesham launches ‘flexible’ alternative pear packaging
22 November 2013 Sharpak Aylesham is launching a “one size fits all” multi-purpose...

Sappi and KAPAG announce France Algro partnership
22 November 2013 Sappi Fine Paper Europe and Swiss Karton + Papier AG (KAPAG) are...

Starlinger extends Easy Open solution to polywoven PP pinch bottom bags
22 November 2013 Starlinger & Co has developed an Easy Open woven polypropylene tape...

Faerch Plast launches PPI UltraZap XtendaPak tray absorber in UK
21 November 2013 Faerch Plast is offering a new type of absorber for use in its plastic...

Husky launches HyPET HPP5 high volume PET preform production system
21 November 2013 Husky Injection Molding Systems is launching its “next generation” HyPET...

Improved lidding performance
21 November 2013 New from Rockwell Solutions is Rockpeel-R lidding film for hot fill...

Colep and Scitra JV targets Middle East aerosols sector
20 November 2013 Colep is forming a joint venture with Scitra in the United Arab...

Merger: Chesapeake and Multi Packaging Solutions join forces
20 November 2013 Consumer packaging manufacturer Chesapeake Services Ltd is to merge...

Closed Loop expansion reflects growth in rHDPE demand
20 November 2013 Dagenham, UK-based recycler Closed Loop Recycling is significantly...

DS Smith Packaging unifies business units in major repositioning
20 November 2013 In a major rebranding, leading packaging supplier DS Smith has announced...

Theegarten-Pactec invests in major Dresden expansion
19 November 2013 In an investment totaling more than €30 million, Theegarten-Pactec is...

Fraunhofer IVV: new active packaging draft standards
19 November 2013 The Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV has made...

Smurfit Kappa rolls out digital on-demand package printing
18 November 2013 Smurfit Kappa says its latest innovation in digital on-demand...

Injection moulding: Hasco launches H4000/ standardised hot runner manifold concept
18 November 2013 Machinery manufacturer Hasco has launched a “completely revised” H4000/...

APPE rPET is choice for Oji drinks brand
18 November 2013 PET packaging specialist APPE has developed and supplied a 100% recycled...

Digital printing on-demand by Smurfit Kappa
18 November 2013 An online digital printer developed by Smurfit Kappa and Limitronic...

Ishida launches ‘fast and flexible’ FLEX-Grader for meat & fish products
15 November 2013 Ishida Europe has launched the FLEX-Grader, a “smart, easy-to-use”...

Clondalkin LPF investment targets stand-up pouch sector
14 November 2013 Netherlands-based Clondalkin LPF has invested in new machinery for...

STARS Welsh ryegrass-based packaging in university trials
14 November 2013 An industry-led project with Bangor University in Wales has reached...

Pollard ups investment in box printing and finishing
14 November 2013 Rigid box specialist Pollard Boxes is investing in excess of £1 million...

GWP launches dedicated Correx division
13 November 2013 GWP Group has launched a dedicated division, GWP Correx, to manage...

BCF to host ink migration summit
13 November 2013 The British Coatings Federation is running a Food Packaging Summit on...

CEPI advises on revised CEN recycled paper standards
13 November 2013 The European Committee for Standardisation (CEN) is revising the...

CBI: optimism among UK SMEs rises at record pace
13 November 2013 According to the Confederation of British Industry’s latest SME...

O-I provides black glass bottle for Cutty Sark Prohibition Edition scotch
13 November 2013 O-I has supplied a black glass bottle for the launch of a commemorative...

Flexible packaging market will approach $1 billion by 2018
12 November 2013 The global flexible packaging market will grow to an estimated...

Fanuc launches ‘hygienic’ M-2iA pick and place robot
11 November 2013 Robotics specialist Fanuc has launched the M-2iA four axis pick and...

Heidelberg and Fujifilm join forces in inkjet printing
11 November 2013 Heidelberg has unveiled a new collaboration with Fujifilm in the area...

Combibloc establishes Germany foothold with Naturella fruit juice
11 November 2013 SIG Combibloc’s Combidome ‘carton bottle’ has achieved its first listing...

Environmentally friendly film for food packs
11 November 2013 According to Celanese, cellulose diacetate is gaining popularity as...

Weidenhammer completes acquisition of A&R Carton and Flextrus
08 November 2013 Weidenhammer Packaging Group has concluded negotiations for the...

KCC biodegradable coated trays target ready meals sector
08 November 2013 Environmentally focused packaging company KCC Packaging says that its...

BPF releases ‘Day in the Life of a Fish Box’ movie
08 November 2013 The EPS Group of the British Plastics Federation has launched a new video...

Biome Bioplastics develops compostable coffee pod materials
08 November 2013 Biome Bioplastics has developed a portfolio of compostable materials...

Krones claims new world record output for Contiform 3 PET bottle production
07 November 2013 Machinery manufacturer Krones says the latest generation of its Contiform...

Crown announces acquisition of Mivisa Envases in Spain
07 November 2013 Crown Holdings, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Mivisa...

European Bioplastics welcomes ‘important opportunity’ on EU plastic bags
07 November 2013 An EU Commission proposal on 4 November 2013 aimed at reducing...

Colep expands contract manufacturing operations into Mexico
07 November 2013 Packaging and contract manufacturing company Colep has acquired the...

Smurfit Kappa Innovation Event highlights future packaging trends
07 November 2013 Smurfit Kappa customers attending the company’s latest Innovation Event...

Sappi switching to speciality paper production
06 November 2013 Sappi has completed a €61 million rebuild of Paper Machine 2 (PM2) at...

TCL invests in laser perforation for packaging films
06 November 2013 Packaging films supplier TCL Packaging has developed a turnkey system...

Glenhaze launches one-piece corrugated divider
06 November 2013 Scotland-based packaging company Glenhaze has invested £300,000 in...

Husky to acquire mould maker Schöttli
06 November 2013 Canada-based Husky Injection Molding Systems has entered into a...

ABB UK swappage scheme encourages move to updated robotics technology
06 November 2013 A new swappage scheme being introduced by ABB seeks to promote greater use...

Denny Bros expands Fix-a-Form presence in Spain
05 November 2013 Denny Bros has appointed Barcelona-based FMCG expert BPO Packaging as...

CHEP launches stretch wrapping machinery ‘lease’ service
05 November 2013 Pallet and container pooling solutions provider CHEP has launched...

GCS partners Unilever for super-concentrated liquid launch
05 November 2013 Global Closure Systems (GCS) has been confirmed as lead development...

Tackling migration myths
05 November 2013 Flint Group’s Dr Hans-Peter Seyer will join other industry experts at...

Improved performance board from BillerudKorsnäs
05 November 2013 Extensive remodelling of the board machine has enabled BillerudKorsnäs...

Ink suppliers summit on additive migration
04 November 2013 A food packaging supply chain summit on additive migration is to be staged...

Promens launches Slidissime ‘touch & slide’ airless pump cosmetics system
01 November 2013 Promens has developed Slidissime, a premium airless jar with a tactile...

Multivac launches new ‘deep cavity’ R 900 thermoforming machine
01 November 2013 Multivac is launching a new model of its R 900 thermoforming...

PCA completes Boise Inc. acquisition
01 November 2013 Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) has completed its acquisition...

Flexible packaging growth falters
01 November 2013 There was a slowdown in the European converted flexible packaging...

October 2013

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Loma reveals enhanced X5 X-ray inspection system
31 October 2013 Loma Systems has released a redesigned version of its X⁵ X-ray...

CCL Industries acquires European film extrusion assets
30 October 2013 Canada-based CCL Industries Inc. has signed a binding agreement to...

Heavyweight BillerudKorsnäs flute opens new market possibilities
30 October 2013 A new heavyweight semi-chemical fluting in 220gsm being launched...

Europen calls for ‘realistic’ approach in new EU recycling targets
29 October 2013 New data published by Eurostat shows that the overall recycling rate in...

RPC crafts innovative HDPE container for CarPlan foam shampoo
28 October 2013 RPC Containers has created a bespoke plastic container for the...

Silgan completes Portola acquisition
28 October 2013 Silgan Holdings has completed its acquisition of Portola Packaging Inc.,...

Crown partners Cofaco to bring tuna packaging in-house
28 October 2013 Crown Food Europe has installed an aluminium can production line at the...

Cosfibel manufactures luxury Private Case for Johnnie Walker Platinum
28 October 2013 Cosfibel Premium has designed and manufactured a prestige presentation...

LyondellBasell launches Toppyl food contact polyolefin concept
25 October 2013 LyondellBasell has launched an addition to its Toppyl family of...

O-I produces new-look Ballantine’s Finest bottle
25 October 2013 At its plant in Alloa, Scotland, Owens-Illinois is producing the bottle...

BAMA aerosol figures show UK fillings up for third year in a row
25 October 2013 UK aerosol sector fillings were up 5% in 2012 compared to 2011, according...

Huhtamaki double wall cups set UK premium standard
25 October 2013 A new double wall paper vending cup being launched by Huhtamaki is a...

Sealed Air Cryovac micro-layer films bring ‘new technological capability’
24 October 2013 Sealed Air Europe has launched the Cryovac CT-3 range of micro-layer...

ValueCase partnership targets healthcare board savings
24 October 2013 ValueCase is a new packaging system to process board with lower...

Videojet extends UHS inks range for CIJ printers
24 October 2013 Videojet has released three new Ultra High Speed (UHS) inks, V516-D,...

PolyOne to expand polymer operations in India
23 October 2013 Polymer materials specialist PolyOne Corporation has begun construction of...

Nano polymer development could keep fizzy drinks fresher for longer
23 October 2013 A discovery at Rice University that aims to make vehicles that run...

Linpac: EFSA statement gives 100% recycled PET the 'all-clear' for foods
23 October 2013 Linpac Packaging has welcomed the decision by the European Food...

Symphony on front foot over plastic bags recycling
23 October 2013 Symphony Environmental has made the UK government an offer that it...

RPC Corby launches Artemis as alternative to tins and composite packs
22 October 2013 RPC Containers Corby has launched the Artemis plastic container, as...

Axilone tops off Givenchy anniversary bottle design
22 October 2013 Axilone has supplied the collar, cap and decorative effects for the...

Storopack extends PAPERplus equipment line
22 October 2013 Storopack has launched the PAPERplus Classic2 machine, which processes...

Arctic Paper targets packaging with AP-Tec product family launch
21 October 2013 Arctic Paper Grycksbo has introduced a new portfolio of coated paper...

Rieke AVDS dispenser in Ultrabase cream repackaging
21 October 2013 The repackaging of leading emollient cream brand Ultrabase in a 500g...

Solvay launches Ocalio cellulose acetate bioplastic
21 October 2013 High performance plastics company Solvay has launched Ocalio, a...

Amcor MyCoiffe provides bespoke overcaps service
18 October 2013 Amcor Flexibles has launched MyCoiffe, an online service that...

Breakthrough in polyamide blown film processing
18 October 2013 The introduction of Akulon XS by Royal DSM is claimed to enhamce...

ExxonMobil deal creates new films giant
17 October 2013 Indian company Jindal Poly Films has acquired ExxonMobil’s Global...

Ishida weigher solves sticky dates packing problem
16 October 2013 Solving the challenge of weighing sticky dates with minimal giveaway at...

PLS wins five-year Poland transit packaging contract
16 October 2013 Returnable packaging specialist PLS has secured a five-year contract...

Ball launches Matte & Gloss finish for aerosols
16 October 2013 Ball Corporation used the occasion of the 28th FEA International...

Packaging Inspiration Forum
16 October 2013 Brand-owners, designers, printers and finishers are invited to take part...

Novelis completes two-year Asia aluminium sector expansion
15 October 2013 Novelis, the leading aluminium rolling and recycling group, has announced...

Sone wins Curaden dental products contract
15 October 2013 Plastics manufacturer Sone Products has been appointed by...

Linpac chicken vacuum packs secure additional Saudi trade
15 October 2013 Linpac Packaging has won a contract to supply its new Vacuum Skin Pack...

Packaging Innovations – 'packed to the rafters'
15 October 2013 Packaging Innovations London closed its doors Wednesday 2 October at...

Henkel Food Safe adhesives webinar 17 October
15 October 2013 Adhesives specialist Henkel will be running a webinar on the...

Smurfit Kappa acquires CRP Print and Packaging
14 October 2013 Smurfit Kappa UK Ltd is to acquire CRP Print and Packaging Holdings Ltd –...

Iggesund upgrades Incada box board features
14 October 2013 New upgrades to Iggesund Paperboard’s Incada folding box board will result...

AIMPLAS develops compostable food net packaging
14 October 2013 AIMPLAS, the Technological Institute of Plastics in Valencia, Spain,...

Sappi to raise SBS board prices
14 October 2013 Sappi Fine Paper Europe has announced it will be raising its prices for...

UK: Intelipac acquires Nelson Packaging
14 October 2013 Producer and distributor of retail bags, Intelipac Ltd, has completed...

C&T Matrix launches ‘improved’ Trax Plus traditional pressboard matrix
14 October 2013 C&T Matrix has launched a “new and improved” Trax Plus range of...

Planglow launches Mini Wedge sandwich packs
14 October 2013 Planglow is targeting food-to-go outlets, schools and leisure facilities...

Essentra Packaging: Payne and Contego relaunch complete
14 October 2013 The rebranding of Payne and Contego Healthcare to Essentra Packaging...

Dow invests in US adhesives facilities
14 October 2013 Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics has announced a series of...

Survey shows British more likely to pay more for ‘green’ packaging
14 October 2013 An international survey by packaging and shopper market research...

FedEx adds cold shipping healthcare option
14 October 2013 FedEx has expanded its temperature controlled packaging (TCP) portfolio...

ACE members progress towards full beverage carton FSC wood fibre traceability
14 October 2013 The figure for wood fibre purchased globally by Alliance for Beverage...

BOPP film demand on the rise
14 October 2013 After several years of negligible increases in bi-oriented...

TrakRap secures pharma stretch wrap contract
12 October 2013 Secondary packaging company TrakRap has secured a contract with...

Ellsworth offers new KitPackers TwinPack Needle adhesives system
11 October 2013 KitPackers, a US-based custom packager of adhesives, resins and...

Rexam can recycling challenge ups collection levels
11 October 2013 In its third annual Community Can Challenge, Rexam Beverage Can Europe...

Favini extends Classy Covers paper range
11 October 2013 Paper manufacturer Favini has added glossy new colours and two new...

Cosfibel Ultralight showcases Belvedere vodka for travellers
10 October 2013 Cosfibel Premium’s Ultralight cartonboard coffret has been selected as...

Innovia partners Corbion Purac to develop new PLA films
10 October 2013 Innovia Films and Corbion Purac, a leading company in lactic acid...

AkzoNobel introduces Armofog 151 antifog film additive
10 October 2013 AkzoNobel has launched a range of additives designed to enhance...

Linx appoints new Germany agent, Elried
10 October 2013 Linx Printing Technologies has appointed Elried Markierungssysteme...

Saudi foods group Almarai puts faith in Oystar for dairy packaging
10 October 2013 Oystar Gasti has confirmed an order for new Contitherm 123 cup filling...

Axilone expands service offering in France and Spain
10 October 2013 2014 will see major investments in France and Spain come into production...

Coradin announces first partner for Coradose production
09 October 2013 Coradin has announced contract manufacturer Irati International as its...

NVC opens 2014 De Gouden Noot packaging innovation competition
09 October 2013 Packaging supply chain association NVC Netherlands Packaging Centre...

Labelexpo success points up industry optimism
09 October 2013 Last month’s Labelexpo Europe 2013 show was the largest in the long...

Sepha launches BottleScan non-destructive leak and seal tester for pharma
08 October 2013 Sepha Ltd has launched BottleScan, said to be the world’s first...

SIPA launches versatile Flextronic filler platform
08 October 2013 Bottle filling equipment manufacturer SIPA has launched Flextronic, a...

Combidome wins the day at Packaging Innovations
07 October 2013 SIG Combibloc triumphed in the Lion’s Lair competition at the...

Iggesund raises prices
07 October 2013 Iggesund Paperboard announces that its prices for both Invercote and...

Flexoplast films key to Mydibel rebrand
07 October 2013 Flexoplast has produced new packaging materials for the rebranding of...

Paragon digital colour control marks out new Co-op foods range
04 October 2013 An 80-strong range of food-to-go products, launched as part of...

Beatson Clark has the bottle for US Brooklyn Brewery
04 October 2013 UK-based glass manufacturer Beatson Clark is to begin production of a...

New Sharpak meat trays to benefit ‘whole supply chain’
04 October 2013 Plastic packaging manufacturer Sharpak has launched a new family of...

More major investment from Clondalkin
04 October 2013 The Engineered Films business unit of Clondalkin’s Flexible...

UPM Raflatac launches MDO film for personal care labelling
03 October 2013 UPM Raflatac has launched two Raflex Pro 50-micron films for the...

Bosch launches Pack 101 horizontal flow wrapper
03 October 2013 Bosch Packaging Technology has introduced the new Pack 101...

Faerch Plast dual colour PET containers target premium convenience
03 October 2013 A new range of dual-colour polyethylene terephthalate (PET) food trays...

Multi-Color Corporation buys into Europe wine & spirit labels sector
03 October 2013 US-based labelling solutions specialist Multi-Color Corporation has...

M&H Plastics launches Elise HDPE bottles
02 October 2013 M&H Plastics has created the new Elise curved bottle shape, designed to...

Ardagh produces taller new bottle for London beer icon
02 October 2013 London brewer Fuller, Smith & Turner is relaunching its range of...

RPC multilayer bowl for Erasco ready-meal brand
02 October 2013 RPC Bebo Plastik has supplied a new custom-moulded multi-layer bowl for...

Axilone develops Dior packaging innovation
02 October 2013 In a co-patented venture with luxury goods company Dior, Axilone...

Storopack India office open for trade
02 October 2013 Protective packaging specialist Storopack has strengthened its Asia...

Atlantic Zeiser BrandTracker solution targets product security
02 October 2013 Targeting the cosmetics industry, Atlantic Zeiser has launched...

Herma AutoSplicer promises uninterrupted label supply
02 October 2013 Germany-based self-adhesive technology company Herma has initiated...

September 2013

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Greiner goes BPA-free for plastic food packaging
30 September 2013 Greiner Packaging International has announced that it has stopped using...

Atlantic Zeiser promotes new booklet label encoding system
30 September 2013 During Labelexpo Europe, Atlantic Zeiser conducted an interactive...

Henkel opens world’s largest adhesives factory in China
30 September 2013 Adhesives company Henkel has inaugurated the world’s largest...

APPE launches aerosol PET plastic alternative
30 September 2013 PET packaging specialist APPE has launched SprayPET, a plastic aerosol...

SunJet and Durst launch low migration UV digital inks range
29 September 2013 SunJet, the global inkjet division of Sun Chemical and its parent company...

Spain plastics group develops ‘first’ biodegradable pharma bottle
25 September 2013 A group of organisations in Spain, led by the Aimplas plastics...

Pacepacker launches fast Collator for pre-packed bulk retail packs
25 September 2013 Targeting small retail outlets, Pacepacker Services has launched a...

Product pitches ready for Lion’s Lair showdown at Packaging Innovations London
24 September 2013 This year’s Lions’ Lair competition at the Packaging Innovations London...

Crown launches laser-etch tabs technology for US & Canada
24 September 2013 Crown Beverage Packaging North America is introducing its Laser-Etched...

Rexam gains place on Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index
24 September 2013 Rexam has been selected as one of only five companies in the containers...

Edelmann acquisition ups India presence
24 September 2013 Edelmann Group has finalized the acquisition of India-based packaging...

Software offers steps to higher quality
20 September 2013 Flexicon’s new PrintAnalyzer provides an interface, through an...

Vetroplas London launch for airless flexi tubes extended range
19 September 2013 Vetroplas Packaging will use the Packaging Innovations show in London,...

Multivac launches target greater process reliability
19 September 2013 At the Compamed show in November, Multivac will be launching...

Holfeld launches 30mm burger tray
17 September 2013 Holfeld Plastics says that its new 30mm deep burger tray has been added...

Engineered Films completes flexo investment
17 September 2013 Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Division business unit Engineered Films...

EcoCortec to double VpCI capacity
17 September 2013 EcoCortec - a European subsidiary of Cortec Corp has announced the...

Netstal in strategic restructure
16 September 2013 Switzerland-based Netstal is restructuring to focus on its core expertise...

Active Hinge enhances APPE hot-fill PET performance
16 September 2013 APPE has further enhanced its range of PET bottles for hot-fill food...

Packaging Innovations to be full of innovative ideas
16 September 2013 Around 80% of exhibitors at Packaging Innovations London will be using...

Sone investment expands plastics blow moulding offering
16 September 2013 In a £700,000 investment at its County Durham facility in the north...

Ishida Roto-Batcher launch speeds meat and poultry tray packing
16 September 2013 The new Roto-Batcher from Ishida Europe is the second model to be...

Barrier treated wrapping paper from Mondi
13 September 2013 Advantage Barrier Wrap has been developed by Mondi Kraft Paper to create...

Can Makers launches free 3D design app
13 September 2013 The Can Makers, the trade body representing drinks can manufacturers in...

GCS launches PharmaSafe 2-piece standard child resistant closure
12 September 2013 Global Closure Systems has extended its range of child resistant...

Metsä Board increases folding boxboard prices
12 September 2013 Metsä Board has announced that it will raise its prices for folding...

ADF aerosols forum confirms 2014 February dates
12 September 2013 The 8th edition of Aerosol & Dispensing Forum (ADF) will take place on...

NewAir I.B. film offers inflatable anti-static electronics protection
12 September 2013 Sealed Air Europe says its new NewAir I.B. Anti-Static Inflatable Film is...

Ppure containers present clear convenience solution
11 September 2013 Targeting fresh and convenience food suppliers, RPC Tedeco-Gizeh has...

Guala extends premium screwcap range for wines
10 September 2013 Guala Closures Group has further extended its screwcap portfolio with...

Tetra Pak expands dairy membrane filtration provision in Denmark
10 September 2013 Tetra Pak has acquired Denmark-based DSS Silkeborg A/S, a European...

RLC invests €15m as pharma sales on the up
09 September 2013 The RLC Packaging Group is investing approximately €15 million in...

Oystar IWK sale ups focus on dairy and food
09 September 2013 Oystar Group has announced the sale of its subsidiary, IWK...

Europe maintains global lead in paper recycling rates
09 September 2013 In its ‘Paper Recycling Monitoring Report 2012’, the European Recovered...

Systec SP 280 suits high volume injection moulding
06 September 2013 Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has launched the Systec SP (Speed Performance) 280,...

Mike Fairley’s Digital Printing Master Class
06 September 2013 For the first time at Labelexpo Europe 2013 in Brussels next month,...

France debut for Kodak Nexpress Gold Dry inks
04 September 2013 Etoile Imprim has become the first print house in France to print...

Payne launches resealable banner tapes
04 September 2013 Packaging solutions specialist Payne has extended its range of...

First UK beverage carton recycling plant opens
04 September 2013 The UK’s only dedicated beverage carton recycling facility was...

Cradle to cradle laminate option offered
04 September 2013 Sappi Fine Papers and Innovia Films have been jointly developing a...

Pro Carton/ ECMA Awards 2013 finalists announced
03 September 2013 The finalists for the Pro Carton/ ECMA Awards 2013 have been announced,...

Metsä Board introduces Modo new liner for microflute and packaging
02 September 2013 Metsä Board will reveal its new Modo Northern Light liner for the first...

Scholle to launch SureFill aseptic filler
02 September 2013 Scholle Packaging will introduce the new SureFill aseptic filler...

Lock metal detectors for Sanico Belgium tablet inspection
01 September 2013 Lock Inspection Systems has installed four new Insight PH metal detectors...

3P Gulf Group expansion targets Saudi stretch film sector
01 September 2013 3P Gulf Group, a Saudi Arabia-based plastics converter, is set to become...

August 2013

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Plascon achieves BRC certification
30 August 2013 Plascon Group’s flexible packaging manufacturing plant in Michigan, USA...

Nampak UK expands Infini milk bottle size range
30 August 2013 Nampak Plastics in the UK has completed trials and testing of new...

Second Soma press, plus laminator for Reflex
30 August 2013 A second flexo press has been supplied to UK-based Reflex Flexible...

Italian foods firm moves to RPC plastic jars
29 August 2013 Italian specialist foods company Citres has repackaged its range of...

GWP claims world first fully trackable protective shipping case
29 August 2013 Protective packaging provider GWP Protective is launching Tracker Case,...

Domino to launch next-gen N-Series digital label press
29 August 2013 The worldwide launch of Domino’s “next generation” N-Series full...

New Versaperm SIV seal tester offers flight altitude simulation
29 August 2013 Gas permeability measurement specialist Versaperm has launched the SIV...

TRM Packaging chooses Göpfert press
29 August 2013 UK-based corrugated packaging manufacturer TRM Packaging has purchased...

NYCO invests in flexo hybrid
28 August 2013 NYCO Flexible Packaging has invested in the latest generation UV flexo...

Rawlings in OI lightweighting collaboration for Belu clean water charity project
27 August 2013 Independent glass packaging specialist Rawlings has worked with UK...

Cortec launches Cor-Pak anti-corrosion tablets
21 August 2013 US-based Cortec Corporation has launched Cor-Pak Tablets – a new...

Canadean: China to overtake USA in packaged water stakes
21 August 2013 In the packaged water market, China will overtake the USA as the...

PET leads way in Europe plastics recycling
19 August 2013 With the equivalent of more than 60 billion bottles recycled in 2012, PET...

OCME to launch DryBlock end-of-line integrated system
19 August 2013 In September 2013, OCME is to launch its compact, integrated...

Silgan to acquire Portola Packaging
19 August 2013 Silgan Holdings has announced its intention to acquire plastic...

Packaging Innovations London show set for new Beauty Symposium
19 August 2013 The Packaging Innovations London show, taking place at the Business...

Synprodo launches organically based BioFoam
19 August 2013 Launching at the FachPack show in September, new BioFoam from packaging...

Tyler launches ‘strongest’ polywoven BOPP/PP sack
19 August 2013 Tyler Packaging has launched a new format of polywoven BOPP/PP sack, which...

Large format fully automatic Redline for Fast Pak
16 August 2013 Manchester, UK, based Fast Pak Packaging has bought a Redline diecutter...

Improved MWV Shellpak Renew ‘smaller and safer’
16 August 2013 Targeting materials savings and improved child-resistance, MeadWestvaco...

Claranor to unveil new aseptic cap sterilisation unit
15 August 2013 Highlight of a range of innovations for the beverage industry to be...

PAFA: Scottish bag tax Impact Assessment ‘flawed’
14 August 2013 The UK Packaging and Films Association, PAFA, has said that the...

Herma to extend plasticiser-free peel-off self-adhesives range
13 August 2013 Extending its HERMAperfectPeel line, self-adhesives technology...

MPS develops real wood veneer labels
12 August 2013 Multi Packaging Solutions has developed a “breakthrough” new...

APPE launches ThermaLite pasteurisable PET jar
09 August 2013 Plastics packaging specialist APPE has launched a PET jar capable of...

Spiroflow launches C1 bulk filler upgrade
09 August 2013 Spiroflow has launched an upgrade to the C1, one of its most popular...

Clondalkin major investment broadens UK labels provision
06 August 2013 An investment of more than €1 million by Clondalkin Group in the...

Kodak relocates Europe facilities to Eysins, Switzerland
05 August 2013 Kodak is relocating its European headquarters and inkjet demo facilities to...

DieterBakic ‘precise’ Kronos dropper prevents cosmetics wastage
05 August 2013 The new Kronos dropper from cosmetics packaging...

Expanded Novelis Brazil aluminium facility rolls into production
05 August 2013 Global aluminium manufacturing group Novelis has opened its new...

Launch of FFEI Graphium digital UV inkjet press is ‘major step’
05 August 2013 Digital imaging solutions specialist FFEI is to unveil its “next...

Alufoil continues ‘steady progress’ in first half 2013
05 August 2013 First half 2013 figures from Alufoil show that overall production...

Tna - Ekaterina Krakovskaya
05 August 2013 Tna has named Ekaterina Krakovskaya as its regional sales manager for...

Paxiom moves into flow wrapping with Sleek 60 launch
02 August 2013 Paxiom Group has entered the flow wrapping sector with the launch of...

Blackstar installs first UK Messersi system
02 August 2013 Blackstar Materials Handling Systems has secured the first UK order...

Avery doubles ThinkThin labels range with thinner film options
02 August 2013 Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials has introduced seven new...

Ardagh sets lighter weight standard for Innis & Gunn glass beer bottle
02 August 2013 Ardagh Group has produced a new, lighter weight 660ml bottle for...

UCP Norwich marks 50th anniversary
02 August 2013 Norwich, UK-based injection moulding specialist United Closures &...

New DS Smith clean room meets rising demand
02 August 2013 DS Smith Packaging has opened a purpose-built clean room...

Versapak secures human milk charity deliveries
02 August 2013 Tamper-evident packaging company Versapak has provided a bespoke...

Alcoa - Libby Archell
02 August 2013 Effective 1 September, Libby Archell is appointed vice president of...

Loma offers Atex21 compliant metal detection for IQ3
01 August 2013 The Loma Systems IQ3 detector head is now available with...

Rexam - David Morkeberg
01 August 2013 David Morkeberg has joined Rexam as vice President, HR for the Beverage...

July 2013

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TCL develops specialty film for McDonald’s lettuce packaging
31 July 2013 A technical team in the UK, led by flexible packaging films provider...

RPC Oakham paint container echoes Newlife environmental credentials
31 July 2013 A new plastic paint pail developed by RPC Containers Oakham for...

Quadpack breaks new ground in beauty with combined glass and airless pack
31 July 2013 Cosmetics packaging provider Quadpack claims its new pack combining a...

M&H Plastics extends roll-on range
31 July 2013 M&H Plastics has launched two new roll-on deodorant packaging products in...

TerraCycle initiative saves 500,000 baby food pouches from UK landfill
31 July 2013 Working in conjunction with packaging recycling organisation TerraCycle,...

Antalis Packaging - David Smith
31 July 2013 Sector director of Antalis Packaging David Smith has succeeded George...

Rexam initiative sees India soft drinks shift to metal cans
31 July 2013 A new Rexam partnership in India will see the country’s first fruit...

Supertough can slim down industrial films
30 July 2013 Total has followed its recent launch of Supertough 32ST05...

Packaging Innovations London attracts an international crowd
29 July 2013 Packaging Innovations London 2013 exhibition organiser easyFairs says the...

Huber Group expands Germany MGA inks production
29 July 2013 Printing ink specialist Huber Group is expanding the production of its...

Linpac Project LIFE super-lightweight trays to compete with FFS
25 July 2013 New developments in the lightweighting of tray and film solutions by...

Silvergate Plastics - Tony Bestall
24 July 2013 Tony Bestall, managing director of Silvergate Plastics, has joined...

Oystar Hamba unveils lubrication-free chainless drive concept
23 July 2013 Specialist machinery manufacturer Oystar Hamba has launched its...

New Kodak Achieve platesetters offer value for smaller print operations
23 July 2013 Kodak has released the new Kodak Achieve T400 and T800...

Crown metal packaging targets toys and games market
23 July 2013 Crown Speciality Packaging North America is promoting the benefits of...

SATO France - Benoît Gourlay
23 July 2013 SATO France has appointed Benoît Gourlay as head of sales for consumables.

Lindal Sunny aerosol actuator is Brazil first
22 July 2013 The Lindal Group has added the new Sunny twist-lock, overcap-free actuator...

Seda UK announces major Wales investment
22 July 2013 Food and foodservice packaging provider Seda UK is receiving support from...

Ardagh bottle core to Malibu relaunch
22 July 2013 A new glass bottle provided by Ardagh Group for the relaunch of rum...

GCS selected for Nivea shower range global launch
22 July 2013 Global Closure Systems has been named as lead developer and sole supplier...

Nampak opens new UK milk bottle facility
22 July 2013 Nampak Plastics has opened a new fully operational plant at its site on...

Tyler launches Slider flexible packaging solution
22 July 2013 Flexible packaging supplier Tyler Packaging has unveiled a new range...

Mocon - Rich Barrett
22 July 2013 Mocon’s new regional manager for North and South America Rich Barrett will...

Sharpak punts larger punnets for late UK strawberry season
20 July 2013 Sharpak Aylesham has launched the newly developed SPL range of...

UK nuts and fruit packaging specialist takes tesa resealing tape
20 July 2013 Adhesive tapes company tesa is supplying its Lift & Reseal food...

BAMA announces details of 2013 Aerosol Awards and Forum
20 July 2013 BAMA, the British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association, is to hold its...

BPA Group acquires Racupack
20 July 2013 Packaging machinery automation specialist BPA Group has...

Markem acquires TIJ specialist RSI Systems
19 July 2013 In the US, coding & marking company Markem-Imaje Corporation has...

New BASF antistatic TPU additive Elastostat is no shock for the plastics industry
18 July 2013 BASF Polyurethanes has developed a new antistatic thermoplastic...

Paper industry and EC backing bio-based growth
18 July 2013 A Public-Private Partnership (PPP) for bio-based industries has been set...

Henkel Supra 100 Cool sets new low for application temperature
16 July 2013 Adhesives specialist Henkel claims its new Technomelt Supra 100 Cool...

Serac set for Drinktec launch of dairy sector Combox H2F blow moulding system
15 July 2013 Serac Group is to unveil its new ultra-clean blow...

Grafiche Bramucci partners Ingenia for luxury sector security
15 July 2013 Luxury carton manufacturer Grafiche Bramucci has signed a...

Oliver-Tolas expands on three continents
15 July 2013 A major expansion by US-based Oliver-Tolas Healthcare Packaging will...

Vetroplas launches acrylic airless pumps range
15 July 2013 Personal care and toiletries packaging specialist Vetroplas Packaging...

New converting show in 2014
12 July 2013 Converting Innovations, a new co-located show with the Packaging...

Coca-Cola launches 250ml can size in GB
11 July 2013 Coca-Cola Great Britain is introducing a new slimline 250ml can across...

Sirane to tackle Irish markets through Fispak
11 July 2013 Shropshire, UK-based packaging solutions company Sirane has joined...

Flexibles acquisition boosts Amcor China position
10 July 2013 Leading global packaging group Amcor has announced the acquisition of...

Evian rolls out new-look bottle in US
10 July 2013 Danone-owned bottled water brand Evian has been relaunched in the US with...

Bemis buys into China specialty films sector
10 July 2013 US-based flexible packaging and pressure sensitive adhesive coated...

Sonoco Ireland rigid plastics plant faces potential closure
10 July 2013 US-based packaging group Sonoco is entering into consultation with...

Metso China installation targets containerboard narrow segment
10 July 2013 Metso is to supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line...

GCS clean cut-off caps to Unilever’s taste
10 July 2013 Global Closure Systems has been awarded lead developer status by...

International Paper extends UK partnership
10 July 2013 An extended co-operation between International Paper and UK-based...

Chesapeake acquired by Carlyle Group
09 July 2013 Nottingham, UK-based premium paper packaging group Chesapeake has...

RPC Apollo provides ‘new generation’ plastic alternative to metal cans
09 July 2013 The new 380ml Apollo container from RPC Containers Corby is described as...

Avery Dennison creates cost-effective R1490M adhesive for re-sealable packs
09 July 2013 Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials has developed a new...

Modest growth in European self-adhesive label consumption
09 July 2013 Demand for self-adhesive label materials in Europe last year amounted to...

Ishida Atlas enhancement ups snacks bagging performance
08 July 2013 Ishida Europe is introducing an enhancement to its Atlas range of snack...

Total PP Lumicene Random grade offers packaging advantages
08 July 2013 Petrochemical giant Total claims its new Polypropylene Lumicene...

Paccor expands Netherlands rigid packaging base
08 July 2013 Plastic packaging company Paccor Packaging Solutions is investing a...

Kilian acquisition to strengthen Romaco solid dose machinery portfolio
08 July 2013 Romaco Group holding company International Process and Packaging...

Campari targets Australia with contract packer Copack acquisition
08 July 2013 Italy-based drinks group Gruppo Campari has acquired leading...

Ardagh Verallia buyout faces US government challenge
08 July 2013 The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued an administrative...

Chadwicks sleeves provide boost with a view for vitamin drinks launch
07 July 2013 Shrink sleeving specialist Chadwicks has developed a new ‘magnifying...

Aqua Stick labelling solution for condensation problems
05 July 2013 The new Aqua Stick portfolio launched by Avery Dennison Label and...

RPC Twist’n’hale targets inhalation dose accuracy
05 July 2013 RPC Formatec, part of the Bramlage-Wiko cluster, has extended its range...

Chesapeake Boost Buddy vitamins pack fulfils dual role
05 July 2013 Specialist carton packaging company Chesapeake has collaborated with...

Primera launches semi-automatic AP550e label applicator
05 July 2013 Printer manufacturer Primera has launched the semi-automatic...

Hubergroup installs China’s first low-migration ink mixing station
05 July 2013 Hubergroup has installed a new MGA mixing station in Shenzhen.

New US package printing conference
04 July 2013 Labelexpo organiser Tarsus has launched Packprint Summit Americas, a...

First European Co-Packers’ Conference
03 July 2013 The European Co-Packers Association (ECPA) will stage its first...

New technology puts perforating onto Comexi slitters
03 July 2013 Patent pending technology has been introduced to the Proslit range...

Tetra Pak sets up Brazil ‘first’ with Braskem bio-based plastics
02 July 2013 Tetra Pak is claiming a carton packaging industry “first”, with...

Lock detection equipment aids Wales food industry centre
02 July 2013 Quality control systems specialist Lock Inspection Systems has formed...

Photo-realistic images on corrugated packaging
02 July 2013 Within a year of its launch, Stora Enso Speciality Papers’ MediaLiner is...

Prati appoints new sales agent in Spain
01 July 2013 Label finishing machinery specialist Prati has appointed Maquinaria...

easyFairs industry research points to packaging ‘gender gap’
01 July 2013 Exhibition organiser easyFairs has published new research said to show...

Jenton extends bench top banding range
01 July 2013 Jenton International has extended its range of bench top banding...

June 2013

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Videojet 1000 Line printer enhancements tackle unplanned downtime
28 June 2013 Coding and marking specialist Videojet Technologies has further extended...

Food and flexibles to drive ‘healthy’ growth in packaging sector PP consumption
28 June 2013 Business intelligence provider GBI Research predicts...

Flow wrapper meets expectations
28 June 2013 PCMC reports that its XF1000 continuous flow wrapper has...

Cosfibel relaunches ‘glue-free’ Ultralight presentation pack
27 June 2013 Two years after the launch of its Ultralight coffret, gift...

Rexam Healthcare division sale plan to put focus on beverage
27 June 2013 Rexam intends to re-focus its business entirely on the beverage can...

Eisai to expand UK pharma packaging capacity
27 June 2013 In preparation for the launch of “multiple new products”,...

Proseal ups beef products packaging speeds for Dovecote Park
26 June 2013 The installation of three GT2 traysealer machines from Proseal has helped...

RPC develops ‘grip pack’ for Dreidoppel flavour classics
26 June 2013 RPC Kerkrade has developed a new polypropylene bottle in two sizes to...

C&T launches ‘revolutionary’ Corrugate creasing matrix
25 June 2013 Creasing matrix specialist C&T Matrix says its new creasing...

TCL claims lidding film market pricing ‘unrealistically high’
24 June 2013 Printed flexible packaging films supplier TCL Packaging has stated that...

Weener and Plasticum in formal group restructure
24 June 2013 In a corporate restructure, Plasticum Group of The Netherlands is to...

Standard Register launches ‘revolutionary’ Naturals IML natural finish range
24 June 2013 US-based Standard Register has launched IML Naturals, a range of...

Sonoco Alloyd launches Aergo 6E all-electric heat sealer
24 June 2013 Sonoco Alloyd has launched the Aergo 6E, claimed to be the industry’s...

Bosch to acquire Tecsor in France PET move
24 June 2013 Bosch Packaging Technology is to expand its Liquid Food business unit...

Helix ‘cork with a twist’ is next step in wine closures from O-I, Amorim partnership
21 June 2013 Leading cork producer Amorim and container glass giant Owens-Illinois...

Packaging Innovations pulls in major luxury firms Gmund and Dapy
20 June 2013 Gmund and Dapy, two prominent companies in the luxury packaging sector,...

ITW to acquire Meurer Group
20 June 2013 Illinois Tool Works Inc has announced it will acquire 100% of the...

Xeikon launches ‘groundbreaking’ ICE toner for label converting
20 June 2013 Xeikon says its new ICE toner, developed for use with its digital...

PiP secures major machinery order from UK biscuit company
20 June 2013 A major UK biscuit manufacturer has placed a “major order” for de-nesting...

Quadpack launches Eco Foamer dispenser
19 June 2013 The new Eco Foamer from cosmetics packaging provider Quadpack pairs...

Fortress predicts record sales in 2013
19 June 2013 Food industry metal detection specialist Fortress Technology reports it is...

Weidenhammer passes UK IML ‘milestone’
19 June 2013 A plastic box produced by Weidenhammer Packaging Group in the UK for...

Elliott launches Uni-Dry absorbent pads range for food trays
17 June 2013 Absorbent pads manufacturer Elliott Absorbent Products has launched...

Cortec metal protection bags with higher recycled content
17 June 2013 Corrosion inhibitor technology specialist Cortec Corporation has launched...

DuPont Packaging Award winner
17 June 2013 UK-based design firm pi 3 took the premier Diamond and Special...

Ardagh seals major US supply deal with ConAgra foods
14 June 2013 Leading glass and metal packaging manufacturer Ardagh Group is entering...

Novelis Germany aluminium recycling centre on way to completion
14 June 2013 Novelis, the world’s leading aluminium rolling and recycling company,...

Envirolite innovation cuts in-store potato wastage
14 June 2013 Recycled paper packaging specialist Envirolite has developed a...

Allen Coding reveals new corporate ID
14 June 2013 High performance coding & marking equipment specialist Allen Coding...

Paxiom launches ‘versatile’ Breezy Bagger machine
13 June 2013 Paxiom Group has launched Breezy Bagger, a packaging machine said to...

InnerWorkings acquires PPS
13 June 2013 UK-based retail gift and presentation packaging specialist...

Avery Dennison launches ‘thinnest’ PET23 liner
13 June 2013 At 23 micron thick, the new PET23 liner from Avery Dennison Label...

Stora Enso streamlines design with Esko’s Enterprise
13 June 2013 Corrugated converter Stora Enso Packaging has “significantly enhanced”...

PCI strengthens healthcare labelling services offering
12 June 2013 Packaging Coordinators Inc (PCI), formerly AndersonBrecon is...

Gizeh wins Müller Group preferred status
11 June 2013 Plastic packaging specialist Gizeh has been awarded International...

New Matthews Viacode thermal inkjet offers speedy alternative
11 June 2013 US-based Matthews Marking Systems has introduced the Viacode L-Series...

Benson order is UK first for Bobst Expertcut 106 PER die-cutters
11 June 2013 Folding carton specialist Benson Group has announced details regarding...

Champagne Jolly ‘three-legged’ wire cage closure is major sustainability innovation
10 June 2013 A family-run producer in France’s most famous sparkling wine...

DS Smith eyes tracking technology shopper research
10 June 2013 DS Smith Packaging has signed an agreement with research company...

Amcor launches Packpyrus for fresh foods
10 June 2013 Amcor Flexibles has launched Packpyrus, a thermoformable...

Nampak launches mid-sized 1.5-litre Infini milk bottle
10 June 2013 Continuing its run of recent innovations, Nampak has launched the UK’s...

SBS Worldwide - Mike Barber
10 June 2013 SBS Worldwide has appointed Mike Barber as general manager – Manchester.

Paccor offers new concept in dairy FFS films
06 June 2013 Rigid packaging manufacturer Paccor is launching Neocell, a new...

Continuum Recycling plant passes 500 million bottle mark
06 June 2013 Celebrating its one-year anniversary since opening in May 2012, the...

CS Labels launches digital guide
05 June 2013 Targeting packaging designers, graphic designers and marketing...

Tetra Pak inaugurates new India facility
04 June 2013 Tetra Pak has announced the inauguration of a new “world-class” factory...

Chadwicks lids up to the Quark colour-match challenge
03 June 2013 Chadwicks, the specialist flexible packaging division of Clondalkin...

New Festo belt axis offers ‘increased efficiency’
03 June 2013 Automation equipment specialist Festo claims its new cost-effective...

Largest Labelexpo this year
03 June 2013 Labelexpo Europe 2013 (24-27 September) is set to be the largest in...

Book reviews packaging trends
03 June 2013 Packaging industry consultant Neil Farmer has edited Trends in packaging...

May 2013

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Nyco polyolefin sleeves enable easier recycling
31 May 2013 Clondalkin Group company Nyco, has launched a low density polyolefin...

Ardagh bespoke design for Bofferding anniversary beer
30 May 2013 Luxembourg-based brewer Bofferding is marking its 250th anniversary in...

First commercial release for Tetra Pak bio-based LightCap 30
30 May 2013 A dairy company in Norway is the first to launch Tetra Pak’s bio-based...

FINAT calls for 2014 labelling seminar papers
30 May 2013 FINAT, the international association for the self-adhesive label industry,...

“Breakthrough” for corrugated postprinting in China
30 May 2013 Bobst, Esko and Flint Group now claim to have achieved “a real...

UN-approved 5-litre container ‘first’ for RPC Containers UKSC
29 May 2013 RPC Containers UKSC claims to have developed the world’s first...

Netstal unveils plastic cap production efficiency upgrade
29 May 2013 Targeting the South American market, injection moulding systems...

SIPA reveals SFR EVO3 range improvements
29 May 2013 Plastics packaging specialist SIPA has developed new versions of its SFR...

Linpac launches ‘lighter’ LeanBake PET bakery box range
29 May 2013 Linpac Packaging is launching the LeanBake range of hinged bakery...

Braskem adds ‘green LDPE’ to renewable plastics portfolio
28 May 2013 Braskem has announced the launch of a new line of ‘green’...

Mondi launches durable PolyWoven bag
28 May 2013 Mondi Consumer Packaging has extended its plastic-based bags range with...

Pallet and wooden packaging sector up to the EUTR challenge
28 May 2013 The European Federation of Wooden Pallet and Packaging Manufacturers...

LyondellBasell to close Germany HDPE unit
28 May 2013 As part of its European restructuring, plastics and chemicals...

Coffee pack relaunch highlights UTZ farming certification
28 May 2013 Douwe Egberts Professional has redesigned the packaging of three of...

BioBoard project aims to replace PE coatings in packaging
27 May 2013 A new EU-funded initiative, BioBoard, is under way to develop a...

Ecolean supplies Air Aseptic packs for P’Tit Oasis France launch
27 May 2013 Orangina-Schweppes France has selected Ecolean’s Air Aseptic 200ml...

Tamar Labels expands quality offering
27 May 2013 Tamar Labels is expanding its premium offering with the installation of...

EAFA figures show early 2013 growth for alufoil
27 May 2013 In the first quarter 2013, the European aluminium foil sector has...

Pune facility grows Cermex India presence
27 May 2013 Packaging equipment manufacturer Cermex has opened a new plant in...

Nampak claims new milk bottle ‘first’ in recycled HDPE content
27 May 2013 Nampak Plastics is claiming another world first, having trialled, tested...

APEAL 2011 steel packaging recycling figures released
27 May 2013 The latest European steel recycling figures released by the Association...

Pacepacker line doubles aggregates bagging efficiency for Earsham
26 May 2013 Said to be the first of its kind, a custom installation of a...

Nexus launches round containers with in-mould TWD feature
24 May 2013 Nexus Packaging has introduced two new 1-litre size round containers,...

Rexam Editions printing process development going global
24 May 2013 Rexam Beverage Can has announced it will exhibit its new Editions...

Rieke extends Mini Airless travel size range
24 May 2013 Rieke Dispensing is extending its range of Mini Airless dispensers to...

Shuttleworth launches high speed end-of-line conveyors
23 May 2013 Packaging line conveyor systems specialist Shuttleworth Inc has released...

RLC completes Poland BSC Pharmacenter expansion
23 May 2013 Through its BSC Drukarnia Opakowan subsidiary, RLC Packaging Group...

Leo Luxe expands folding box flat pack range
23 May 2013 Luxury paper packaging company Leo Luxe has expanded its Leo Luxe...

Sealed Air brings Mushroom Packaging system to Europe
22 May 2013 Sealed Air Europe has become the exclusive licensee for the production,...

M&H takes Nature route with Marionnaud
21 May 2013 M&H Plastics has supplied packaging for the new Marionnaud Nature range...

Guala trees scheme off-sets screwcaps production carbon
21 May 2013 For the third consecutive year in 2013, Guala Closures Group is to...

GEPET Summit to discuss Europe PET industry problems
21 May 2013 At the 14th GEPET Summit in Milan on 4-5 June 2013, keynote speakers...

PPS Glengoyne pack highlights whisky quality
21 May 2013 Professional Packaging Services (PPS) is producing the packaging for...

BASF offers new variants of compostable plastic Ecovio
20 May 2013 Germany-based chemicals company BASF has extended its compostable...

Transit packaging company Nicklin marks 100 years
20 May 2013 Founded in 1913, fourth generation family-run Nicklin Transit Packaging...

International Beer Awards highlight packaging success
16 May 2013 The winners of the International Beer Awards were announced at a gala...

Waitrose pledges to halve packaging by 2016
16 May 2013 UK premium retail chain Waitrose has announced a target to halve...

Luxus additive research to help combat bakery transit packaging theft
15 May 2013 In response to an “escalating problem” of transit packaging theft and...

Beatson hot choice for Caribbean sauce range
15 May 2013 Beatson Clark is supplying a new bespoke glass bottle for the...

Edelmann to mark 100 year anniversary
15 May 2013 Paper and board packaging specialist Edelmann is celebrating its...

Eagle updates Eztape sealer range
15 May 2013 Corrugated packaging machinery manufacturer Eagle Packaging Machinery...

Trucard board range fits the bill for Morrison Bowmore whiskies
14 May 2013 Independent papermaking and speciality coating company Tullis Russell is...

Mondi opens Iraq bag plant
14 May 2013 Mondi has begun full production at its new industrial bag plant...

Canadean cites buoyant Asia soft drinks sector opportunities
14 May 2013 Asia offers “enormous opportunities” for the global soft drinks...

Paxiom introduces AutoWeigher scale operation improvements
14 May 2013 Paxiom Group has made changes to its popular AutoWeigher linear scale...

Planglow goes to extremes with Natural Pot
14 May 2013 Targeting the catering sector, Planglow has launched the sustainably...

Gebo Cermex merger forms packaging line global giant
13 May 2013 A new global force in packaging line engineering has been created by...

Smart blow moulding launch increases capacity
13 May 2013 India-based Smart Machineries and Moulds has launched the DS Series...

Beverage carton kerbside collection hits 50% ‘landmark’ in UK
12 May 2013 The proportion of local authorities in the UK collecting beverage cartons...

Newman supplies poultry vaccine packing machinery in US
10 May 2013 Specialist pharmaceutical labelling company Newman Labelling Systems...

Xeikon installs first digital press for Abbey Labels
09 May 2013 Abbey Labels has begun production of digital labels, following the...

RPC sets new standard in PCR plastics tester pots
09 May 2013 RPC Containers in the UK has produced custom moulded tester pots...

Novelis evercan beverage can sheet sets new sustainability benchmark
09 May 2013 Novelis has launched ‘evercan’, a new aluminium body sheet...

Oystar to install sachet packing lines in Hong Kong
08 May 2013 Oystar A+F has been commissioned by the largest pharmaceuticals...

RPC praised for lawn spreader revamp
08 May 2013 RPC has been praised for the “critical role” it played in the production...

Sun Capital plastics packaging firms unite to form single global force
08 May 2013 Exopack Holdings Sarl will be the name of a new group of five...

DS Smith offers ‘smart’ reordering via QR codes
08 May 2013 Customers of DS Smith Packaging’s Industrial Division are now able to...

Ball laser codes enable MiXery cans promotion
07 May 2013 Ball Packaging Europe has utilised its “under the tab” laser printing...

Husky Injection Molding Systems - Gerardo Chiaia
07 May 2013 At Husky Injection Molding Systems, Gerardo Chiaia takes on the new role...

Matt barrier film
03 May 2013 A new transparent matt barrier film from Amcor, Matt Ceramis is said to...

Metsä enhances board range
02 May 2013 Metsä Board has made “major enhancements” to its Avanta Prima, Simcote...

April 2013

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ECO Plastics calls for urgent action on UK recyclate quality
30 April 2013 Leading UK recycling company ECO Plastics has called for the...

Atlantic Zeiser launches Digiline Compact short-run coder
30 April 2013 Atlantic Zeiser has launched an entry-level personalisation and...

Clondalkin increases booklet-label capability
30 April 2013 Pharma and healthcare packaging specialist Clondalkin Group has invested...

Sanner reports record 2012 pharma sector sales
29 April 2013 Pharmaceutical plastics packaging and components manufacturer Sanner...

Smurfit Kappa updates InnoBook design aid
29 April 2013 Paper-based packaging producer Smurfit Kappa has relaunched its InnoBook,...

Unilever in SIG carton pack soups move
29 April 2013 Unilever has selected packs from SIG Combibloc to pack a range of its...

Linx launches ketone-free black ink for coding applications
27 April 2013 Linx Printing Technologies has introduced Linx Black Ink 3401, a...

Visique stretch sleeve labels target contoured bottles
27 April 2013 Dow Europe and Switzerland-based flexible packaging...

M&H launches metallic-effect tubes range
26 April 2013 M&H Plastics has developed a new decoration effect that gives plastic...

Packaging firms support Ecodesk sustainability initiative
26 April 2013 Packaging companies MeadWestVaco Corporation (MWV), Multi Packaging...

New Stemmer CVB Flex Inspect is ‘latest’ in vision
26 April 2013 Stemmer Imaging has launched CVB Flex Inspect, a new inspection tool for...

Valpak/WRAP project to assess UK glass packaging supply chain
26 April 2013 A project has begun in the UK to assess the glass packaging supply chain...

Europe launch for Primera Vintage Paper wine labelling system
26 April 2013 Specialist colour label printer manufacturer Primera is introducing a...

Olmec installs first Quality Station
25 April 2013 The first Quality Station vision system from Olmec UK has been installed at...

Budweiser ‘bow tie’ can – shape of things to come
25 April 2013 Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch is breaking new ground with the introduction...

EUROPEN to mark 20th anniversary
25 April 2013 EUROPEN is to mark its 20th anniversary in 2013 with a special event to...

Pantone launches online colour design service
24 April 2013 In its 50th anniversary year, Pantone has launched pantoneview.com, billed...

Plastics alternative is 100% recyclable and carbon positive
24 April 2013 A new 100% recyclable, carbon positive material has been unveiled...

STM polythene group in major rebrand
24 April 2013 Polythene products and packaging specialist STM Polythene Ltd has...

CSI launches Omni mini XP ‘best performing ever’ closure
24 April 2013 Closure Systems International (CSI) has launched the Omni mini XP – billed...

Microscan webinar to highlight barcode legibility
23 April 2013 Leading barcode, machine vision and lighting solutions technology...

BAMA reports continued growth for UK aerosol filling
23 April 2013 The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) has reported UK...

Open Date coders are SPL choice for sachet packing expansion
23 April 2013 Sachet packing specialist SPL International has taken delivery of two...

Torayfan MWX6 metallised white BOPP film ‘technologically advanced’
23 April 2013 Toray Plastics (America) has launched Toryfan MWX6, a new metallised...

Clondalkin bolsters booklet-label manufacturing in Ireland
23 April 2013 Pharma & Healthcare packaging specialist Clondalkin Group has invested in...

WeighPack revamps SpinDexer machine
23 April 2013 WeighPack Systems has made changes to its SpinDexer container filler...

PCD 2014 dates announced
23 April 2013 The dates for next year’s 10th edition of PCD Congress and the 8th...

Ahlstrom expands France coated papers capability
22 April 2013 High performance fibre-based materials company Ahlstrom has completed a...

HB Fuller launches Flextra ‘next generation’ water-based laminating adhesives
22 April 2013 HB Fuller has launched the Flextra family of water-based dry bond...

New Bosch Delta robot cuts Total Cost of Ownership
22 April 2013 Bosch Packaging Technology has launched Gemini 4, a new Delta robot...

Elopak first UK gable top aseptic carton line goes into production
22 April 2013 The first brand to roll off Elopak’s new gable top carton filling line,...

Packaging Innovations London returns
19 April 2013 More than 130 exhibitors have already signed up for Packaging...

Romaco extends Macofar LF 200 pharma liquids bottling range
18 April 2013 Germany-based processing and packaging equipment supplier Romaco is...

Theegarten-Pactec ups flowpack R&D focus
18 April 2013 Confectionery packaging machinery specialist Theegarten-Pactec is forming...

German plastics packaging sustainability report now out in English
18 April 2013 The German Plastics Packaging and Films Association, IK...

Ingenia launches K-series anti-counterfeit laser scanner
17 April 2013 Anti-counterfeiting technology specialist Ingenia Technology has launched...

Easypack relaunches void fill Shredder
17 April 2013 Paper cushion packaging specialist Easypack has launched an updated...

Inspection Systems brings Mocon testing to Australia
17 April 2013 US-based Mocon and Inspection Systems of Melbourne, Australia have formed...

EU fund to drive SME growth in bio-based economy
16 April 2013 The European Commission has launched a three-year, €6.2 million project,...

Chadwicks sleeves are Perfectly Clear solution
15 April 2013 Clondalkin Group company Chadwicks has developed a new shrink sleeve...

M&H launches Eternal HDPE standard bottle
15 April 2013 M&H Plastics has extended its portfolio of standard bottles with the...

Extrusion coating line for flexible packaging
15 April 2013 Davis-Standard’s new dsX flex-pack extrusion coating line offers...

EuBP: current bioplastics production requires ‘minimal’ land area
12 April 2013 The production of feedstock for the manufacture of bioplastics accounts...

Re-lock trays target chilled food and snacks market
12 April 2013 Plastics food packaging manufacturer Færch Plast has developed Re-lock, a...

Tetra Pak growth despite ‘tough’ 2012
12 April 2013 Tetra Pak has announced an increase of 4.3% in comparable net sales for...

Release liner recovery agreement for UPM and Aliplast
12 April 2013 Forest industry group UPM has announced a cooperation agreement for...

EconoDot adhesive applicator launched in Europe
12 April 2013 Glue Dots International has launched the EconoDot adhesive applicator to...

Global repositioning sparks Cornetto rebrand
11 April 2013 Targeting a younger, 14-25 year-old demographic, London design agency...

Ten-year anniversary for Quadpack
11 April 2013 Spain-based cosmetics packaging provider Quadpack Group has celebrated...

‘Improved’ Omron FQ2 vision sensor launched
11 April 2013 Automation specialist Omron has launched a new version of its FQ...

Ball Dynamark process means variable design for beverage cans
11 April 2013 Ball Packaging Europe has developed Dynamark, a new design and print...

Quadpack lines up Technotraf US launch
11 April 2013 Quadpack is to introduce its new range of wooden components for fragrance...

Biome secures grant to develop bioplastics manufacture bio-based alternative
10 April 2013 The UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, has awarded...

NatureFlex film chosen for natural energy Mule Bars
10 April 2013 Innovia Films has supplied its compostable flexible material NatureFlex...

Non-migration food labelling adhesives upgraded
10 April 2013 UPM Raflatac has introduced two adhesive upgrades to continue advances...

RPC SuperLock pots for Nordic TexMex range
10 April 2013 RPC Superfos has supplied its 215ml SuperLock containers with click-on...

Procap acquires Schoeller Cap Systems, Germany
09 April 2013 Procap has gained a manufacturing foothold in the caps & closures sector...

UK bottled water volumes continue upward trend
09 April 2013 Overall UK volume sales of bottled water grew by 3.3% in 2012 to...

Label Apeel and Sherwood in full packaging service alliance
09 April 2013 Label printer Label Apeel and packaging specialist Sherwood Press Group...

Sacmi unveils Formsleeve+ laser labelling machine
09 April 2013 Sacmi Labelling revealed its new Formsleeve+ modular labelling machine in...

New FlexLink X65 conveyor ‘triples user value’
09 April 2013 Conveyor manufacturer FlexLink’s new generation X65 conveyor will...

Tna opens Brazil office
09 April 2013 Australia-based packaging company Tna is targeting expansion in...

Walki to raise production in Central Europe
09 April 2013 The Walki Group is investing €10 million in a new state of the...

Macfarlane Ireland move expands print and distribution base
05 April 2013 Scotland-based Macfarlane Group is relocating its Dublin labels...

BioFlex Pack biodegradable laminate for dry products
03 April 2013 Flexible packaging provider Ampac’s product development group in...

Schreiner launches Pharma-Comb security labels
02 April 2013 Targeting piracy and tampering issues in the pharmaceutical sector, the...

Total packaging film is stronger and thinner
02 April 2013 Total claims its new Lumicene Supertough 32ST05 metallocene...

Smurfit Kappa Italy expands corrugated printing offering
01 April 2013 Smurfit Kappa has invested in a new seven-colour high board line printer...

Schoeller Allibert launches Interfold transit tray system
01 April 2013 Schoeller Allibert is launching a new folding reusable transit...

Domino CIJ i-Tech system gives ‘lowest total cost of ownership’
01 April 2013 Coding & marking specialist Domino claims that a new Intelligent...

NVC targets web retail packaging knowledge gap
01 April 2013 A lack of knowledge about packaging could present a threat to...

Multivac in Snapsil thermoform agreement
01 April 2013 Multivac has reached a cooperation agreement with the Snapsil Corporation...

March 2013

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UniPak PP containers key to Essential salt relaunch
30 March 2013 RPC Superfos has provided square containers in its transparent...

Hasco two-stage ejector now with DLC-coated functional surfaces
30 March 2013 Machinery manufacturer Hasco says all of its extensive range of...

Metso weighs up option to separate Pulp & Paper business
30 March 2013 Metso Corporation has commenced a process to study the potential...

Thinfilm electronic brand-protection labels system secures first order
29 March 2013 Printed electronics specialist Thin Film Electronics has received its...

UPM Raflatac upgrades non-migration adhesives for food labelling
29 March 2013 In line with the EU 10/2011 regulation, on plastic materials and...

Aptar spray taps into fruit juice at source
29 March 2013 One step removed from conventional food ‘packaging’, Aptar Food +...

Multivac T 600 traysealer ‘compact and fully integrated’
29 March 2013 Multivac is launching a new fully automatic traysealer model in the...

FEVE: EU glass recycling hits record levels
28 March 2013 The average glass recycling rate in the European Union has risen above...

Pepsi new bottle launch is first in 16 years
28 March 2013 In its first design update since 1996, PepsiCo has unveiled a...

M&H launches clear PET 25ml standard bottle
28 March 2013 M&H Plastics has extended its portfolio of standard bottles with the...

Walki further expands Poland production
28 March 2013 Walki Group is to expand its production network in Europe with the opening...

BAMA hails UK aerosol recycling campaign ongoing success
28 March 2013 Nearly 70% of the UK population buy or use aerosols and, of those who do...

Promens expands cosmetics PET bottle range to meet rising demand
27 March 2013 Promens has extended its standard cosmetics packaging range to include...

Greiner has clear view on washer fluid bottle
27 March 2013 Greiner Packaging International has worked in conjunction with leading...

‘Smart label’ tracks packaged food freshness
26 March 2013 A new ‘smart label’ is activated when a pack is opened and triggers a...

Bosch MLF 5008 launch extends vial filling and closing options
25 March 2013 Bosch Packaging Technology has extended its MLF series with the launch of...

Croxsons glass closures partner Elmoris gets BRC approval
25 March 2013 Glass packaging specialist Croxsons plans to begin targeting large...

Placon PP food container relaunch reduces fossil-based polymer usage
21 March 2013 Placon has redesigned its US market-leading HomeFresh Rotisserie...

Empac study shows reduction in food can carbon impact
21 March 2013 A study by Empac, the European Metal Packaging organisation, has shown...

Pankaboard to open UK office
20 March 2013 Speciality cartonboard producer Pankaboard is strengthening its presence...

Schubert offers online TLM modular configurator
20 March 2013 Customers of Gerhard Schubert are now able to build a virtual TLM...

Signode launches SBM strapping machine range
20 March 2013 Signode says its new SBM Series is a “new generation” of...

Japan: recycled PET bottles produce wet-strong printing paper
19 March 2013 Teijin Limited has developed a water-resistant, wet-strong printing...

Versatile RPC Bear jar targets foodservice sector
19 March 2013 RPC Containers Corby has launched the new multilayer 4kg Bear jar for...

Sonoco Mexico expansion to meet ‘tremendous growth’
19 March 2013 Sonoco Protective Solutions is to open a new manufacturing facility in...

Jenton-Ariana unveils FCS collater-stacker upgrade
18 March 2013 Jenton International’s second generation Jenton-Ariana FCS...

Colour-code new packs for STK mobile accessories range
18 March 2013 Mobile accessories company STK Accessories has relaunched its whole range...

Continuum passes 250 million-bottle PET recycling landmark
18 March 2013 After its first nine months of operation since opening, the...

EAFA announces Alufoil Trophy 2013 winners
15 March 2013 The European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA), has announced the 12...

Newman S150 labeller for Bioforce
15 March 2013 Newman Labelling Systems has supplied a S150 fully automatic labelling...

Beatson ‘two-caps’ jar design saves costs for spice company
14 March 2013 Glass containers manufacturer Beatson Clark has produced a bespoke spice...

Atlas corrugated trolley at Pro2Pac
14 March 2013 Atlas Packaging has created a shopping trolley constructed entirely...

EU plastics waste Green Paper ‘welcomed’
14 March 2013 The European plastics industry has welcomed the EU Commission’s Green...

Upgrade for Hapa 800 pharma labelling system
12 March 2013 Hapa AG has completed an update of its Hapa 800 LabelJet UV Drop On...

KM Packaging ovenable pouches launch extends Superguard range
12 March 2013 KM Packaging Services has launched Superguard Oven, a new line of...

Payne launches HoloSense holographic label finish range
11 March 2013 Packaging sealing solutions specialist Payne has launched HoloSense, a...

New Vision for Elizabeth Shaw Easter egg packs
11 March 2013 Packaging design and management company New Vision Packaging has...

Cobevco smashes bottling target
11 March 2013 Specialist contract bottler Cobevco has exceeded its targets by filling...

KCC sugar cane fibre food trays ‘step change’
11 March 2013 KCC Packaging has developed a biodegradable fibre barrier tray,...

Smurfit Kappa completes Chain of Custody certification
08 March 2013 Following completion of a three-year certification programme,...

Kobusch UK completes food-contact rPET expansion
08 March 2013 The installation of a new inline sheet facility at its facility...

Rigid invests in third UK corrugated site
07 March 2013 Rigid Containers is to open a new distribution hub facility in the South...

PACCOR - David Blake
07 March 2013 At PACCOR, David Blake has been appointed sales manager for food packaging...

New Toppan Japan barrier films facility to target export markets
06 March 2013 Toppan Printing of Japan is to build a new “mother factory” facility...

Constantia to buy Spear
06 March 2013 Austria’s Constantia Flexibles Group is to acquire the US-based Spear...

Hubergroup and Heubach form packaging inks partnership
05 March 2013 In the field of water-based inks, Hubergroup and Heubach have formed...

Haircare: Quadpack launches Apollo Comb Foamer
05 March 2013 With its built-in comb fitting, the new Apollo Comb Foamer from...

Bioplastics conference announced
05 March 2013 European Bioplastics has announced that the 8th European...

World's longest B1 Speedmaster
05 March 2013 The Chesapeake Branded Packaging division at East Kilbride, UK, has...

IPI-VDD symposium to address advanced sealing issues
04 March 2013 IPI, the International Packaging Institute, will be hosting a...

Tna opens new European Hub
04 March 2013 Australia-based food packaging suppler Tna has opened a new...

Checkpoint develops microwave safe food retail security labels
04 March 2013 US-based Checkpoint Systems is introducing a new enhanced...

Adcellpack targets MAP cellulose alternative
04 March 2013 The Adcellpack consortium of four SMEs around Europe and two...

Tetra Pak innovations offer speed to market boost
01 March 2013 Two machinery innovations from Tetra Pak are said to deliver faster...

O-I forges US college research partnership
01 March 2013 Glass containers manufacturer Owens-Illinois has signed a...

Interlok joins Mölle Group
01 March 2013 Glasgow-based solid board dividers producer Interlok Packaging has...

February 2013

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Tetra Evero gets one step opening
28 February 2013 Tetra Pak is launching a new variant of its Tetra Evero Aseptic...

Europac expands France presence with DS Smith facility acquisition
28 February 2013 The Europac Group has acquired DS Smith’s corrugated board factory...

MetalMatters recycling campaign reaches 2 million UK households
28 February 2013 The UK’s metal packaging kerbside recycling improvement...

FINAT World Congress 2013
28 February 2013 ‘Label your Future’ will be the theme of the 2013 FINAT World Congress, to...

API warns of increased packaging foils corrosion cases
28 February 2013 API Foils says an increase in incidences of corrosion on metallic foils...

Nexus introduces BeriFlow glug-free taps
28 February 2013 Glasgow-based Nexus Packaging is now supplying BeriFlow taps, that enable...

RapTray claims ‘world first’ in MAP food-to-go single serve
27 February 2013 Sustainable food packaging company RAP says its newly launched RapTray...

Elopak installation heralds UK’s first gable top juice carton line
27 February 2013 The installation of an Elopak filling machine at Wales-based...

Mocon unveils ‘more sensitive’ Aquatran water vapour tester for films
27 February 2013 The new Aquatran Model 2 WVTR measurement instrument from US-based Mocon...

Mercian opts for Xeikon cloud-based colour matching
27 February 2013 Mercian Labels has invested in Xeikon Color Control, the latest,...

BAMA updates Transport of Aerosols Guide
26 February 2013 BAMA, the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association, has launched its...

New Rexam facility targets global growth in energy drinks
26 February 2013 Rexam is to build its first beverage can plant in Switzerland.

Chadwicks sleeves pocket the difference
26 February 2013 Clondalkin Group company Chadwicks has developed a new range of...

New website ‘one stop shop’ packaging industry resource hub
26 February 2013 A new “one stop shop for packaging knowledge” website, Packaging Hub,...

Modest recovery for foil in 2012; cautious but optimistic outlook for 2013
26 February 2013 According to the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA), the...

Linx launches ‘simple’ TJ725 TIJ coder
22 February 2013 Coding & marking company Linx Printing Technologies has launched the...

UK beverage can sector proves resilient
22 February 2013 Despite adverse weather conditions in the UK during 2012, figures released...

Rieke launches RS3 Talon cosmetics dispenser
21 February 2013 Rieke Dispensing has launched a new design for its RS3...

Amcor announces AGI-Shorewood tobacco operations acquisition
21 February 2013 Amcor has announced it is to acquire “select printing assets”...

Cosfibel creates Moët ‘limited edition’ pink magnum pack
20 February 2013 Cosfibel has designed new leather-effect presentation packaging for...

Contego Italy machinery investment shows pharma commitment
19 February 2013 Pharmaceutical packaging provider Contego Packaging has invested in...

AbbeyTex microflute sets premium tone for Finlandia vodka
19 February 2013 AbbeySheetfeeding has supplied its AbbeyTex textured microflute for...

Beatson jar design spices up Atkins & Potts relaunch
19 February 2013 Beatson Clark has provided a bespoke glass jar design for the relaunch of...

Menasha makes multi-million investment
18 February 2013 US-based Menasha Packaging’s Folding Carton Group has expanded...

Nampak 32g Infini is ‘world’s lightest’ 4-pint plastic milk bottle
14 February 2013 Following the launch of its Infini plastic milk bottle in 2012,...

Roll n’ Pall smart pallet roll-out
12 February 2013 Polymer Logistics has introduced Roll n’ Pall, a ‘smart pallet’ said to...

Removable synthetic alternative to paper labels
11 February 2013 Systems Labelling claims that its new Ecoplas synthetic label offers “a...

SIG’s Combidome carton-bottle offers splash free pouring
11 February 2013 Billing it as “the first bottle that can be folded”, SIG Combibloc...

Lindal plays key part in Unilever 75ml aerosol roll-out
08 February 2013 The launch of Unilever’s ground-breaking smaller sized ‘compressed’...

RPC design spices up Old El Paso bottles
07 February 2013 RPC Containers Corby has developed a custom-designed squeezable 300ml...

Stelvin launch has Inside track on oxygen barriers for wine bottle closures
04 February 2013 Amcor Flexibles says the launch of its Stelvin Inside range of wine...

ACE UK RSPB study shows forestry aids biodiversity
04 February 2013 A Royal Society for the Protection of Birds study commissioned by ACE UK...

CPS perfumes filler acquired by Swiss luxury firm
04 February 2013 Zurich-based luxury goods company Art & Fragrance has acquired...

January 2013

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Rexam opens first Finland plant
31 January 2013 Global beverage can maker Rexam has opened one of two planned...

Benson cartons enhance Willie’s luxury dessert launch
28 January 2013 Carton manufacture specialist Benson Group has produced cartons for a...

Cobevco to offer bag-in-box filling capacity
25 January 2013 Complementing its existing beverage bottling set-up, specialist...

Topa enters cold chain temperature control partnership
25 January 2013 Netherlands-based Topa Packaging is developing its insulated cold...

Purity juice brand relaunch means Krones equipment investment
24 January 2013 As part of a major relaunch of its soft drinks brand JuiceBurst, Purity...

TNA debuts robag machines at Berlin fresh produce show
24 January 2013 Australia-based food packaging systems provider TNA is to exhibit for...

Ashbury appointment strengthens labelling law advice team
22 January 2013 The appointment of a new international regulatory affairs manager by...

SIG Brazil extrusion expansion ahead of schedule
20 January 2013 Carton packaging manufacturer SIG Combibloc has commenced work earlier...

Ardagh Group US Verallia acquisition goes ahead
19 January 2013 Ardagh Group confirmed on 17 Jan 2013 that it has entered into a...

ECHA calls for evidence on use of cadmium in plastics
19 January 2013 The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is calling for evidence to assess...

Ecoboard Plus new Stora Enso recycled linerboard
19 January 2013 Stora Enso is launching a 230g/m² linerboard, Ecoboard Plus, produced...

Opportunities and responsibilities
14 January 2013 Little more than one month in and 2013 is already gearing up to be a year...

WorldStar to announce new Marketing awards category shortlist
14 January 2013 Following the completion of the WorldStar Awards 2013 for packaging at...

Payne research shows lack of functionality frustrates UK consumers
10 January 2013 Research commissioned by UK-based packaging specialist Payne has...

December 2012

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Cosfibel acquisitions further global luxury sector ambitions
26 December 2012

IoPP January webinar to focus on entering new markets
24 December 2012

Gerresheimer furthers India pharma plans with Triveni purchase
21 December 2012

Tetra Pak strengthens US cheese and dairy portfolio
20 December 2012

Mondi Miprotex coating offers ‘better barrier’
20 December 2012

DuPont develops Africa flexo seminar series
20 December 2012

Paccor CDI innovation centre opens in Zell
20 December 2012

Stora Enso launches MediaSet coated paper
19 December 2012

CCA acquires Indonesia bottling facility
19 December 2012

Portola GreenLyte HDPE closures ‘cost-effective’ option
18 December 2012

Ball plans prompt Brazil can plant expansion
18 December 2012

Linpac predicts consumer power to shape packaging future
14 December 2012

UPM achieves Malaysia ISO certification
14 December 2012

Stölzle glass bottles in Lush cosmetics ‘first’
13 December 2012

Plastics associations update marine litter commitments
13 December 2012

Cermex launches FlexiCase top loading case packer
12 December 2012

Double gusset Pouch-Up pack ‘more cylindrical’
12 December 2012

Pentawards Package Design Book 2 makes a perfect gift
12 December 2012

Smurfit Kappa extends Bag-in-Box system offering
11 December 2012

Weighpack launches high speed form and seal XPdius i-130 machine
11 December 2012

Tetra Leaf pack gets Russian debut with Coca-Cola Dobry juices
11 December 2012

Sustainable packaging unlikely to affect buying habits, says survey
10 December 2012

Olmec launches multi-camera system for foil seal integrity inspection
10 December 2012

New PowerCoat paper enables more efficient RFID
10 December 2012

Sanner invests in future at Bensheim plant
10 December 2012

Walki Moscow office expands Russia/CIS presence
07 December 2012

New Novelis aluminium recycling centre set to be ‘world’s largest’
06 December 2012

Packaging key to Therapie launch
06 December 2012

Rexam inaugurates India beverage can line
06 December 2012

Merger of Billerud and Korsnäs completed
05 December 2012

Mold-Rite expansion continues with Weatherchem acquisition
05 December 2012

Energy-efficient lighting cuts Forum costs
05 December 2012

OCME launches Vela and Dryblock labelling and packing solutions
04 December 2012

Iggesund seasonal greeting is Invercote laser-cut showcase
04 December 2012

Billerud delivers improved quality pizza packaging
04 December 2012

Smurfit Kappa develops diagonal flute box
04 December 2012

Graphic to acquire A&R beer & beverage packaging business
03 December 2012

Rieke launches 8201 fine mist sprayer range
03 December 2012

New Denmark coating line shows Elopak ‘confidence’
03 December 2012

November 2012

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UPM launches label faces targeting premium wine sector
30 November 2012

John Lewis biodegradable PE packs are ‘UK first’
30 November 2012

New industry group presents united front on carrier bags question
29 November 2012

easyFairs launches Twitter packaging forum
29 November 2012

Tetra Pak tops 20 billion FSC packs mark
29 November 2012

M&H launches HDPE tubulars range
28 November 2012

SIG adds convenience to sustainable EcoPlus pack
28 November 2012

Cognex Xpand ups barcode reader efficiency
28 November 2012

Stemmer improves 3D measurement capability
28 November 2012

Ahlstrom reveals PFOA-free flexible greasy food packaging paper
27 November 2012

Rexam ups Red Bull can production in Austria
26 November 2012

UPM Raflatac launches certified paper faces for food, retail and wine labelling
26 November 2012

Sleever ‘first’ targets dairy industry
26 November 2012

Second Mitsubishi press solves Glossop coating conundrum
26 November 2012

Beverage carton industry makes ‘significant progress’ towards full FSC traceability
23 November 2012

DieterBakic launches soft-squeeze Cosima tottle
22 November 2012

Alupro initiative puts the art into drinks can recycling
22 November 2012

Contego Cartons to move to US ownership
22 November 2012

New KeyKeg20 ‘revolutionary’ for beverage dispensing
21 November 2012

Atlas Packaging launches retail service for local UK businesses
21 November 2012

MGI targets packaging sector with Jetvarnish 3D inkjet system
20 November 2012

CPI sets out paper industry case for UK energy costs policy change
20 November 2012

Pharma capacity doubled in rlc Germany expansion
20 November 2012

Danone hits landfill diversion targets with green scheme
16 November 2012

Huhtamaki launches Enjoy cups range
16 November 2012

Henkel offers Eticol adhesives free of borax and zinc
16 November 2012

Luxe Pack reports record numbers
15 November 2012

Rexam previews new Fusion Contour bottle
15 November 2012

Sato white paper: maximise print apply uptime
15 November 2012

Denny Bros leaflet labels find Pevonia luxury skincare niche
14 November 2012

Quadpack launches Twin Mix Airless dispenser
14 November 2012

Nexus to distribute OpUs trigger sprayers
13 November 2012

Borealis clear PP launch targets frozen foods sector
12 November 2012

Nampak early participant in UK ‘employee engagement’ taskforce
12 November 2012

Europen update – major new members welcomed
11 November 2012

PPS seals Tecnocap lids agency deal
09 November 2012

Complete Core investment sets course for further growth
09 November 2012

Dordan exhibits ‘first’ thermoformed algae-plastic
07 November 2012

Irish paint firm selects Supertainer ‘next-gen’ plastic cans
06 November 2012

New features for 2013 UK Packaging Innovations show
06 November 2012

Robots boost Northern board box production capacity
06 November 2012

Quinn bottling division rebranded as Cobevco
05 November 2012

iSys/ Impression partnership to give short run label producers the Edge
05 November 2012

Joint SPrint bagging system increases productivity
05 November 2012

Sonoco bolsters protective packaging division branding strategy
02 November 2012

Invopak group targets UK consumer niche
02 November 2012

Versatile Fusion bottle range
01 November 2012

Medica tailors cartons for natural remedies range
01 November 2012

October 2012

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Coesia Group acquires Oystar North America unit
31 October 2012

Croxsons broadens options for spirits bottlers
31 October 2012

Olmec extends Quality Station inspection range
30 October 2012

Procap targets bottled water sector
30 October 2012

New Turkey operation signals Sirane expansion
30 October 2012

Faerch Plast black CPET innovation to ‘revolutionise’ plastics recycling
29 October 2012

MWV unveils Melodie fragrance spray system
29 October 2012

Sealed Air moves into anti-corrosion market for packaging
29 October 2012

Favini launches Crush ‘eco’ paper range
28 October 2012

Arkema announces glass coating ‘breakthrough’
27 October 2012

New Vision packs festive haircare range
26 October 2012

Sharp Tear adds to Avery pharma security range
26 October 2012

Stora CKB board gets bio-based PE coating
26 October 2012

Sato extends labelling range
25 October 2012

SIG doubles UK ambient business
25 October 2012

Schubert UK in management restructure
24 October 2012

Velcro connects with global rebranding
24 October 2012

Promens Ecosolution gains Ecocert recognition
24 October 2012

New Weidenhammer hinged lid can is ‘safe and reliable’
23 October 2012

M&H supplies new eye-care packaging range
22 October 2012

RPC Superfos targets North America
19 October 2012

Ferro develops bioplastics tubes for sensitive cosmetics
18 October 2012

European ‘world record’ paper recycling exceeds 70%
17 October 2012

Innovia films presents compostable alternative for coffee packs
16 October 2012

New Burgopak child resistant medicines pack gains US safety clearance
16 October 2012

Ampac launches Pull Tab beverage pouch innovation
16 October 2012

Linx coder enables Hungary foods producer upgrade
15 October 2012

Unilever backs MetalMatters UK recycling programme
15 October 2012

Sanner launches ‘less effort’ flip-top closure for effervescent tablets
14 October 2012

Hologram trade body welcomes new ISO anti-counterfeit standard
14 October 2012

Linpac scores ‘major contract’ for meat trays in Poland
12 October 2012

Source provides ‘first ever’ 3D label for fragrance by Oriflame
12 October 2012

Packaging Technologist
11 October 2012

Iris co-injection system for barrier applications
11 October 2012

Bagless Promens sterile dispense system for sensitive formulas
11 October 2012

Nampak claims high ground in milk bottle strength test
10 October 2012

Croda anti-fog PP additive to keep food ‘fresher for longer’
10 October 2012

Tetra Pak machine to target UK on-the-go market for co-packer Framptons
09 October 2012

Weidenhammer IML cups developed for mini mozzarella relaunch
09 October 2012

Taittinger pack earns ‘Carton of the Year’ accolade
08 October 2012

Rexam can recycling scheme engages local communities
05 October 2012

Ardagh has the bottle for Absolut Unique launch
04 October 2012

Contego opens new Germany leaflet facility
04 October 2012

New Flexico zip closures are ‘eco-friendly’
03 October 2012

Resolution reached in Innovia vs Frito-Lay film patents dispute
03 October 2012

Investment adds value to Stora Enso Tambrite board
02 October 2012

Cosfibel Magic Box enhances Krug gifting range
01 October 2012

Avery Shrink PS labelling for meat packaging ‘reduces costs’
01 October 2012

Don’t miss the Packaging Today easyFairs forum
01 October 2012

September 2012

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QuikDot Pro brings efficient Glue Dots adhesives repair to Europe
30 September 2012

Velcro Press-Lok closure hooks into US food sector
30 September 2012

BRC packaging Standard first to achieve GFSI benchmarking
28 September 2012

Paper industry guideline for food contact compliance revised
28 September 2012

Smurfit Kappa targets US/Mexico expansion
28 September 2012

Claranor offers ultraclean pulsed light sterilisation for preform necks
27 September 2012

PPMA announces 2012 industry awards
27 September 2012

PPMA to resume direct control of its packaging exhibitions
26 September 2012

New activeCell ‘low-investment’ alternative for ISO 7 cleanroom manufacturing
26 September 2012

IoPP London event puts spotlight on brands
25 September 2012

Zeller closures Crucial to sauce range
25 September 2012

Pankaboard releases ‘clearly improved’ coated cartonboard grades
24 September 2012

Plasticum bought out by US equity firm
21 September 2012

FDL Group acquires Richard Wood
21 September 2012

UPM offers wider access to shrink sleeve films
21 September 2012

Singapore steel drum site supports Mauser Asia growth
20 September 2012

Quadpack in Barcelona HQ move
19 September 2012

DS Smith packaging designer to act as industry ambassador
19 September 2012

Texas PET plant to be ‘world’s largest’ for M&G
18 September 2012

New MultiCycle enhances sustainability and impact of returnable glass bottles
18 September 2012

Smart Capper extends Crown machine range
17 September 2012

New-look Linkx
17 September 2012

Sabic launches new HDPE grade for collapsible tubes
14 September 2012

Denny Bros provides hook for fish promotion
13 September 2012

Bosch launches ‘rotary concept’ vial capping machine
13 September 2012

UK aluminium industry brings recycling message to schools
12 September 2012

UK can shipments up despite poor weather
11 September 2012

MonoSol introduces Vivos edible films
11 September 2012

SteriPack to open first US facility in Florida
11 September 2012

New industry guide seeks to end ‘greenwash’ in environmental claims
10 September 2012

Tetra Pak announces launch of ‘improved functionality’ Tetra Brik Aseptic 1000
10 September 2012

IOM3 professional accreditation scheme for UK and beyond
08 September 2012

New Easypack system offers void fill and protection in one
07 September 2012

Gidue M5 press investment extends Chesapeake label offering
07 September 2012

New RPC dose indicator gives reliable measurement
07 September 2012

Linpac tackles infectious bugs on packaging
06 September 2012

Arjowiggins launches ‘definitive’ 100% recycled paper label
06 September 2012

Sanner desiccant 360 Capsule secures US distribution
06 September 2012

Novelis marks rapid progress towards 2020 sustainability goals
05 September 2012

ProFlex showcase for new Cyrel flexo plates
05 September 2012

Contego Packaging Italy plants get €1m investment
05 September 2012

South African wine brands add impetus to Tetra Pak UK debut
04 September 2012

Campden to host food seal waste seminar
04 September 2012

Walki Poland flexo investment targets growing copy paper markets
03 September 2012

Yparex launches Renew bio-based extrudable tie layer
01 September 2012

August 2012

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New Bosch GKF filling machines offer pharma flexibility
31 August 2012

New looks for Tullamore Dew Irish whiskey
31 August 2012

Cromwell launches online packaging reprocessing service
30 August 2012

Packaging Innovations lecture to challenge concept of sustainable packaging
30 August 2012

Liquimag rare earth magnets simplify metal removal
29 August 2012

UPM Raflatac strengthens eastern Europe hand
28 August 2012

New Beatson white flint furnace to increase efficiency
23 August 2012

Shifts in demand signal Ball can plant closures
22 August 2012

M&H launches plastics colour guide
22 August 2012

Avery Dennison develops new Fasson wash-off labels
20 August 2012

Quadpack introduces new Bespoke 3D rendering service
19 August 2012

Quinn machine investment targets rigid packaging market
18 August 2012

Unisource Worldwide completes Pakit Sweden acquisition
17 August 2012

Adept to launch adaptable high-speed clamshell packing robot
17 August 2012

Senior Packaging Category Manager
17 August 2012

Packaging Technical Specialist - Technical Support
17 August 2012

Bosch expands manufacturing capacity in India
15 August 2012

CPI survey backs corrugated as ‘first choice’
15 August 2012

Curved PP lid creates differentiation for margarine
14 August 2012

Appe's Polish factory anticipates one billion units in five years
13 August 2012

Ampac introduces zip systems for packaging films
10 August 2012

Coca-Cola lauds success of Olympic torch recycling initiative
09 August 2012

Major ice cream producer chooses third Linkx shrink wrapper
09 August 2012

M&H Plastics selected for nspa skincare range relaunch
08 August 2012

Stora Enso launches MediaLiner to boost POS branding
07 August 2012

IoPP highlights packaging in retail
07 August 2012

Friedheim packaging machinery in PPMA showcase
06 August 2012

Graham Packaging increases PET production capacity at Etten-Leur
03 August 2012

IDEX acquires Matcon Group
02 August 2012

Smurfit Kappa prosthetic limb packaging shows corrugated strengths
01 August 2012

July 2012

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SureFlo plastics processing aids Europe-bound via TER Hell
31 July 2012

Management change at revitalised Europen
30 July 2012

Quadpack launches Yonwoo home spa Ampoule Program
30 July 2012

Diode to distribute Sato products in Spain
28 July 2012

Cardia claims skincare industry eco packaging first
27 July 2012

Henkel adhesive innovation enables new Starbucks on-the-go sleeves
27 July 2012

UCP ahead of the game with closure safety standards
26 July 2012

Ardagh debossing enhances aerosol brands
26 July 2012

Bosch to acquire machine producer Ampack Ammann
25 July 2012

Spear provides Bacardi reactive labels
25 July 2012

Ryback products target shrink sleeve production
25 July 2012

SCA clinches Georgia-Pacific deal
25 July 2012

DS Smith embarks on UK corrugated plant expansion
24 July 2012

Pickles to open new UK manufacturing Institute with £3.5m boost
24 July 2012

Ardagh RinGo paint can provides all-round savings
24 July 2012

Chadwicks offers Braille shrink sleeve solution
23 July 2012

Quantec robots pick up top design award for Kuka
23 July 2012

Storopack improves speed for paper packing filler system
20 July 2012

Vosene relaunch hinges on Zeller
19 July 2012

Anchor buyout secures Ardagh US glass position
17 July 2012

M&H is the Pukka choice for organic skincare
17 July 2012

Ball sleek cans make start in Italy with San Benedetto
17 July 2012

Less Packaging expands India operations
16 July 2012

New Borealis Bormod PP grade targets pail producers
13 July 2012

UPM negotiates sale of Strasbourg paper mill assets
12 July 2012

Test lab highlights possibility of food packaging pork contamination
11 July 2012

Active and intelligent packaging ‘vital stimulus’ for west
11 July 2012

DiviArm expands Cermex lane divider range
10 July 2012

Guala sets sights on African closures market
10 July 2012

First processing and packaging exhibition in East Africa
09 July 2012

Beverage carton recycling on steady growth path
09 July 2012

Cardia Biohybrid resins receive Halal certification
08 July 2012

DS Smith’s PSM receives Ford global award
06 July 2012

Rexam proposes sale of personal care business
05 July 2012

Optima enacts new corporate brand strategy
04 July 2012

MBO marks ‘robust outlook’ for Excelsior flexible packaging
03 July 2012

Mercury secures frozen smoothie pack business
02 July 2012

GWP renews organic foods delivery packaging contract
02 July 2012

June 2012

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UK consumers likely to recycle more cartons, says Tetra Pak
30 June 2012

SIG UHT milk packaging environment study favours cartons
29 June 2012

Benco Integrated Sleeve Applicator cuts steam usage
29 June 2012

Glass packaging shows buoyant growth for 2011
29 June 2012

Kuka Agilus robot series gives flexibility
28 June 2012

Sidel Combi ups performance in aseptic filling
28 June 2012

UK to begin domestic recycling of beverage cartons
28 June 2012

Path agency rebrands sauce lines for relaunch
27 June 2012

UK packaging companies scoop environment awards
27 June 2012

SVP investment puts KP Films back on sound footing
27 June 2012

MWV Shellpak Renew launches in Walmart pharmacies
26 June 2012

Storopack brings down storage and handling costs for bubble wrap
26 June 2012

Oystar and MediSeal in blister pack collaboration
25 June 2012

Qosmedix launches new tube range
23 June 2012

New Vision wins sole-supply for Elizabeth Shaw confectionery
23 June 2012

Pochet helps support women’s charity with In-Peace fragrance launch
22 June 2012

Quadpack supplies Twin Mix system for Payot skin serum
22 June 2012

Fix-a-Form help Juice Lubes carry multi-lingual instructions
22 June 2012

Crown's Flix spins new promotional opportunities for cans
21 June 2012

Harland celebrates
21 June 2012

Kao chooses new Oystar tube filler for haircare range
21 June 2012

Novelis opens new global centre for aluminium R&D
21 June 2012

Aptar offers UV disinfection for sports caps
20 June 2012

New can decorator from CMB Engineering
20 June 2012

Wipak targets stand up pouch sector with acquisition in Italy
20 June 2012

Sparkling possibilities from RPC Cobelplast-Montonate
19 June 2012

Kleenex in packaging revamp
19 June 2012

FAO calls for greater push to reduce food waste
19 June 2012

DS Smith to create 100 jobs at new service centre
18 June 2012

Flahavan’s targets UK with new oats range packaging
16 June 2012

Mauser opens first plant in Poland
15 June 2012

Complete Core approved for organic packing
15 June 2012

Newman launches ‘highly accurate’ S150 labelling system
15 June 2012

Global roll-out for Henkel Technomelt Supra adhesive
14 June 2012

Eurosac Grand Prix goes to Dy-Pack’s LEOSystem
14 June 2012

Loadhog expands into Europe with Smartstak Iberia plant
13 June 2012

JakeBox opens UK hub
12 June 2012

New organic spraying line at Stölzle Flaconnage
12 June 2012

Walki-4E dry laminate laser process for RFID ‘can change industry’
12 June 2012

New looks and blends for Britvic J2O range
11 June 2012

Brecon and Anderson unite to form global pharma force
08 June 2012

APP puts Indonesia forest conservation top of agenda
07 June 2012

Highcon Euclid boosted by Chesapeake investment
07 June 2012

Benhil marks 100 years of machinery expertise
07 June 2012

UPM Raflatac to acquire French group’s labelstock operations in Switzerland
06 June 2012

Catalent Pharma agrees sale of US packaging operations
06 June 2012

Zebra launches ZT200 tabletop printer series
05 June 2012

New Sepha blister pack machines target cost savings
05 June 2012

Glass industries Alliance unites on sustainability
04 June 2012

New Walki site cements Russian presence
04 June 2012

Ardagh seeks Wales plant closure in UK restructure
02 June 2012

Edelmann involved in EU tamper-evident medicines standards development
02 June 2012

Sacmi and SIPA collaborate in S.U.P.E.R. PET preform and closure project
01 June 2012

Lego Group makes FSC commitment
01 June 2012

New 2GO range simplifies choice in Burgopak slider package systems
01 June 2012

May 2012

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Incpen Green Apple Awards still open
31 May 2012

Billerud Finnish acquisitions get the go-ahead
28 May 2012

Ardagh opens new Ukraine food can line
28 May 2012

GCS completes Zeller standard range with Touareg launch
27 May 2012

Rexam Fusion puts new twist on Pepsi in Italy
27 May 2012

One-Pak adapts J-Series trigger for Roots Out
27 May 2012

Europen updates guide to EU legislation on packaging and environment
22 May 2012

Ahlstrom price increases for label and processing papers
21 May 2012

New Henkel Adhesin low migration adhesive range ‘eliminates plasticizers’
19 May 2012

Edelmann adds burlesque flourish to Von Teese fragrance
16 May 2012

ECO Plastics/Coca-Cola recycling JV is ‘world’s largest’
15 May 2012

Acquisition takes Tamar to new label markets
14 May 2012

Borealis reveals new peelable lidding compounds for Steripeel, Borpeel
14 May 2012

Tri-Star launches Great British food and drink range
12 May 2012

Croxsons breaks mould with QR codes for glass bottles
11 May 2012

Romaco to reveal new QuickTransfer and Macofar LF machines
11 May 2012

New ISO boosts profits through material and energy use tracking
11 May 2012

Last call for IMechE UK Manufacturing Excellence programme entrants
10 May 2012

Staples to distribute Euclid in five EU markets
10 May 2012

PPMA Show seeks best in industry as Ones to Watch is launched
09 May 2012

Stora Enso Service Offer to ensure fast Ensocoat delivery
09 May 2012

PVC industry set for 2020 VinylPlus sustainability targets
08 May 2012

Sanner completes €1m Hungary facility investment
08 May 2012

Meech wins second Queen’s Award
04 May 2012

Quadpack and Premi unite forces for expansion
04 May 2012

Alpla provides bottles for Arla billion-litre dairy
03 May 2012

Tetra Pak to launch fifth Dairy Index report
01 May 2012

April 2012

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Jackpots rebrand plays the British card
30 April 2012

New dedicated office signals Sato commitment to India market
30 April 2012

BAMA encouraged by ‘tremendous’ growth in 2011 aerosol filling figures
29 April 2012

Paper-based packaging recycling at 78%: CEPI
28 April 2012

Bosch to unveil KKX 3900 pharma capsules x-ray inspection unit
28 April 2012

Beardow Adams takes fifth Queen’s Award
27 April 2012

Pantone adds 336 new shades to colour matching system
27 April 2012

Biopac takes part in ISA-Pack food wastage reduction project
26 April 2012

DuPont claims new flexo plates are ‘industry game changer’
26 April 2012

Cromwell improves clinical waste sacks impact
26 April 2012

DS Smith gets France go-ahead in SCA deal
26 April 2012

Cermex honeycomb packs offer improved efficiencies
25 April 2012

ReAl technology gives Ball recycled edge in aerosols
25 April 2012

Paccor picks up 4 Aces for UK local distribution
24 April 2012

Flexicon pairs new dual bulk bag filler with pallet dispenser
24 April 2012

Mack chooses Rexam cans for anniversary beer
23 April 2012

Petainer PET kegs chosen for UK cider exports
23 April 2012

Weight Watchers relaunch targets ‘beacon brand’ looks
23 April 2012

Bio-Container breaks new ground for Cardia
19 April 2012

Eisai Japan purchase extends Bosch pharma inspection offering
19 April 2012

Schubert claims ‘new era’ with TLM filling machine
18 April 2012

Amcor increases Stelvin capacity in Chile
18 April 2012

API Foils boosts distribution in Poland
17 April 2012

Sirane's new wrapping film extends food shelf-life
16 April 2012

Resealable tape solution adds value
15 April 2012

Avery Dennison launches thin material range for food
14 April 2012

Esko owner Danaher to acquire X-Rite, Pantone
13 April 2012

Re-sealable solution for Walkers Shortbread
13 April 2012

Pregis answers call to arms with effective pack solution
13 April 2012

New Cardia food contact packaging resins give FDA and EU compliance
12 April 2012

Mauser to commence reconditioning JV with Bressan in Brazil
12 April 2012

APEAL tinplate life cycle assessment shows carbon emissions reduced
11 April 2012

Provalin PVC-free sealant available for P/T caps
11 April 2012

Neutral Glass Mumbai purchase furthers Gerresheimer emerging markets growth
10 April 2012

Recyclable resins have European and US food contact compliance
05 April 2012

Paragon opens new non-food labels facility
04 April 2012

Metten opts for Weidenhammer PermaSafe for sausages launch
03 April 2012

SAICA acquires Houghton’s Waste Paper in continued UK expansion
03 April 2012

Sappi 2012 printers competition top prize goes to Rhiem
02 April 2012

Chevler adds to foil baking case colour range
02 April 2012

March 2012

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Stora Enso Primeforma board proven to have smaller carbon footprint
30 March 2012

Reusable box offers opportunities
30 March 2012

Autobox Machinery acquires Andrew & Suter
29 March 2012

Amine-free antistat for safer food packaging
29 March 2012

MMP closes Liverpool factory
29 March 2012

Ardagh expansion continues with Leone glass buy-out
27 March 2012

Leading players in UV LED curing to combine efforts
23 March 2012

Spear labels bring summer cheer to Fresca beer
22 March 2012

Quadpack puts on Yonwoo Show for Greek skincare market
21 March 2012

Breitner filling line speeds Techtron bottling capacity
19 March 2012

Cyrel DigiFlow enhances DuPont flexo offering
17 March 2012

Davpack acquired by Ratioform
16 March 2012

Invopak takes on Innocan distributorship for UK and Ireland
16 March 2012

Optima acquires Doyen Medipharm
16 March 2012

Smurfit Kappa invests £98m in Townsend Hook mill
15 March 2012

Whitworths moves to pouches for baking sugars range launch
15 March 2012

LeoMat acquisition adds to Rotocontrol finishing strength
14 March 2012

Mondi Raubling mill passes hygiene audit
14 March 2012

Materials costs push up prices: DuPont, Omnova, Paccor
14 March 2012

Lloyd launches LS5 materials tester for packaging
13 March 2012

Highcon brings in Esko software for Euclid
08 March 2012

Amcor and Velcro form a tight bond
07 March 2012

Equity fund 3i buys into cosmetics moulding specialist Geka
06 March 2012

Rexam cans take Teacher’s whisky RTD to India
06 March 2012

Ipack-Ima: Milan show attracts record number of international buyers
05 March 2012

Ipack-Ima: Milan show attracts record number of international buyers
05 March 2012

NanoPack launches ‘ultra-thin’ Bairicade XT barrier film coating
05 March 2012

Mercian diversifies into digital cartons
03 March 2012

PantoneLive raises global bar for brand colour matching
02 March 2012

R-IML set to ‘revolutionise’ inmould labelling
02 March 2012

Weedon promises 100% accurate colour matching
01 March 2012

Aesop creates packaging for GSK Ribena Plus launch
01 March 2012

February 2012

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GOP claims world first for antibac packaging
29 February 2012

Woodway bottle divider targets online retail
29 February 2012

Inmould label offers production of food grade PP
29 February 2012

Edale presses into Russia with Beta sale
28 February 2012

New containerboard mill in action in Manchester
27 February 2012

Process Improvement & Development Technologist Film Lamination - Printed Flexible Packaging
24 February 2012

Arpac Europe offers shelf-ready versatility
24 February 2012

Cosmetics packaging consortium reveals Or Infini concept
22 February 2012

A pack of two halves from Intersnack
22 February 2012

Linpac launches flexible films for PP food trays
21 February 2012

Production Manager (Plant Manager Designate) Printed Flexible Packaging
20 February 2012

Biopac cups make green credentials clear
20 February 2012

FPH5 flowpacker ups tempo for confectionery
20 February 2012

Mauser expands with US Varicon acquisition
19 February 2012

MediaCard completes Stora Enso graphical board range
18 February 2012

Quadpack adds to Apollo foamer range
18 February 2012

New EU bioeconomy strategy a ‘good start’ says Sweetman
17 February 2012

Mauser begins plastic drum production in Turkey
17 February 2012

Cognex launches DataMan 300 barcode reader
16 February 2012

AKW investment targets co-pack expansion
16 February 2012

Barthel takes on Rotocontrol EPOS system
16 February 2012

China emerging as holographic technology powerhouse, says IHMA
15 February 2012

Optical measurement of permeation on plastics packaging
15 February 2012

Multipond unveils 22-head weigher for higher target weights
10 February 2012

Carle & Montanari and OPM present united front
10 February 2012

Cognex provides track and trace vision for Natterman pharma product security
08 February 2012

Pez Soft springs into action
07 February 2012

Aptar enhances Asian pharma influence
06 February 2012

Bell and Grumbe form transparent alliance
03 February 2012

New Mondi animal feed bags offer longer shelf life
03 February 2012

Rexam takes Shingo Prize for Brazil facility
02 February 2012

Food Packaging & Cakeboards rebranded as Doric FPD
01 February 2012

January 2012

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Rotocontrol expands with Baumgarten in Brazil
31 January 2012

Trends point to carton board for confectionery, says Stora Enso
30 January 2012

Kallik software enables easy adaptation to new US sunscreen labelling regs
30 January 2012

Smurfit Kappa and Mirri partner to launch MirriNor
25 January 2012

Pregis sells Ambassador Packaging
24 January 2012

Sealed Air launches Instapak iMold foam system
24 January 2012

Linpac split packs help reduce consumer food waste
23 January 2012

One-Pak develops venting trigger technology for US cleaner brand
21 January 2012

Hoffmann increases tobacco market focus
21 January 2012

DIC builds water-based flexo strength with Pacific Inks acquisition
20 January 2012

MHP opts for Ridat thermoforming machines
20 January 2012

Kodak commences voluntary Chapter 11 reorganisation
19 January 2012

Asia barrier sheet growth benefits Battenfeld
19 January 2012

Pont merges with Johnsen & Jorgensen
19 January 2012

Stora Enso LumiLiner launch targets corrugated food packaging sector
19 January 2012

New Karlville Steamer 2M handles up to 200 bottles a minute
18 January 2012

Borealis launches BPA-free PP grade for baby bottles and cosmetics
18 January 2012

Benchmark unpacks Sunpaq
17 January 2012

UK Government acknowledges the importance of packaging
17 January 2012

Tesa SecuritySeal offers logistics chain security
17 January 2012

DS Smith to buy SCA Packaging
17 January 2012

Leuze machine safety workshop goes north
17 January 2012

On-machine seasoning system features revolutionary gate
16 January 2012

Milk bagging machine offers simplicity in use
16 January 2012

Siko launches DKE01 LCD adjustment knob
15 January 2012

New Boxxer case erector from Eagle Packaging Machinery
14 January 2012

Omnova raises prices on emulsion polymers
13 January 2012

Free ROI tool developed by Rockwell Automation
13 January 2012

AkzoNobel to take 100% control of Metlac
12 January 2012

Huhtamaki launches ‘new generation’ Primo paper hot cup
12 January 2012

Russian beer moves into first 75cl can
12 January 2012

Detection enhanced for high moisture foods
12 January 2012

Can maker Sarten joins Empac
12 January 2012

Viscose Closures changes ownership
11 January 2012

Kodak stocks fall on talk of bankruptcy
06 January 2012

Domino installs UK first A320i CIJ printer at Croda
05 January 2012

Carton Conference
04 January 2012

Campden BRI issues 2012 microbiology guide
04 January 2012

Management buyout at Benson Group
04 January 2012

Ardagh announces €85m Boxal group purchase
03 January 2012

Bosch expands Crailsheim pharma capacity
02 January 2012

Siko launches KP09P clamping plate and WV36M/SSI encoder
02 January 2012

Planglow extends Ecoco snack bio-pack range
01 January 2012

December 2011

Top

Quadpack develops skin care packs for ISDIN, Spain
31 December 2011

FEFCO supports moves to curb food waste
31 December 2011

Premier Foods opts for Zeller’s new Rio closure
30 December 2011

Cost reduction ‘vital’ to innovation says Emballage packaging survey
30 December 2011

Greiner pack makes healthy choice easy for Benevita consumers
29 December 2011

FPA invests in new website
28 December 2011

Sealed Air launches PakNatural sustainable loose fill option
28 December 2011

J&J launches Sundown range with Braskem bio-based PE
27 December 2011

Ridat seeks US expansion partners
23 December 2011

Avantium and Coca Cola to co-develop YXY biobased PEF
23 December 2011

Cermex offers complete lane divider solution
22 December 2011

1000th Cyrel FAST system installed by DuPont
21 December 2011

PCD Congress Feb 2012 workshops update
20 December 2011

Argox joins the Sato Group
19 December 2011

Aptar Pharma’s OSD multidose dispenser selected for new eye care product
18 December 2011

APPE DeepGrip bottles widen PET’s potential
17 December 2011

Tri-Star tops the pot
17 December 2011

New black ink from Domino
16 December 2011

S+S Inspection launches enhanced GHF metal detector
16 December 2011

Smurfit Kappa S-flute launch targets retail sector
16 December 2011

Sharpak makes c-Low material available for meat and fish trays
15 December 2011

Interactive printed electronic labels light up beverage bottles
15 December 2011

Paper sector to phase out use of mineral oil-based inks on food packs
15 December 2011

Sonoco rigid paper container is suitable for chemicals packaging
14 December 2011

Packspec tool is M&S choice to manage packaging impact
14 December 2011

Dairy doubles on shrinkwrapping systems
14 December 2011

Chep to supply Polestar in first printing sector move
13 December 2011

Storopack adds Foamplus Mini to PU foam cushions range
13 December 2011

Rfresh MB launch extends Linpac sustainable food tray range
12 December 2011

Yaskawa launches Sigma-5 servo drive series
10 December 2011

Complete Core move creates 45 new jobs in Wales
09 December 2011

Optima plans €50m upgrades
09 December 2011

TempTRIP brings cold chain management precision to Europe
08 December 2011

Sealed Air launches Quick Shot faster packaging system
07 December 2011

Micromech boosts Origa range with ODS-B toothed electric linear drive
07 December 2011

Clean technology award goes to Refresco, Sidel France venture
02 December 2011

Aptar caps it for Siberian water brand
01 December 2011

Pack-Track awards iO Drinks Cubis bottle
01 December 2011

November 2011

Top

Luxe Pack Shanghai 2012
30 November 2011

Amcor launches Tyvek vented film flow wrap for medical devices
30 November 2011

New EU food information labelling regulation ‘significant change’, says Ashbury
30 November 2011

Cermex achieves 100-machine landmark in China
29 November 2011

Gizeh revamps leading Dairy Crest margarine packs
28 November 2011

Sepha takes new pharma machines on global tour
28 November 2011

Borealis to launch BorPure RJ776MO
25 November 2011

First carton can for carbonated beverages
25 November 2011

M-Real’s investment programme includes new biopower plant
25 November 2011

Mondi sets cement pack standards in Thailand
25 November 2011

Tjoapack acquires Prolepha Packaging
25 November 2011

Avery Dennison RBIS expands Russian operations
24 November 2011

Weidenhammer opens new plant in Bradford, England
24 November 2011

Tresu Group launches FlexiPrint reservoir closed chamber doctor blade system
23 November 2011

Stensborg HoloPrint wins IHMA hologram innovation award
23 November 2011

STM Polythene merges with Shirlplass and KT Supplies
22 November 2011

Herma supply high speed labelling machine to Laleham Healthcare
21 November 2011

Fortress metal detector chosen by Edible Oils
21 November 2011

SPS wrapper gives extra capacity for Lightbody of Hamilton
21 November 2011

Linx provides puppy power for Andrex
21 November 2011

DuPont launches Surlyn skin film for protection of susceptible components
18 November 2011

Advancing aluminium
17 November 2011

New packaging film plant to be built in the US
17 November 2011

GreenBottle extends paper bottle concept to wine
16 November 2011

GascoGreen Natura sack to improve after-use waste
16 November 2011

AKW Group continues co-pack expansion plans
16 November 2011

Promens supplies Ecosolution for organicspa relaunch
16 November 2011

WRAP reports sharp reduction in UK domestic food waste
16 November 2011

Quadpack delivers with Style for new ghd haircare range
16 November 2011

Website launched to promote aluminium for packaging
15 November 2011

Paclogic and The Pack Republic launched by Imagelinx
15 November 2011

Tokyo Pack 2012
10 November 2011

Walki Group sells its shares in Converflex
01 November 2011

MPs and corrugated industry meet
01 November 2011

PPMA Show delivers a revitalised event
01 November 2011

CPI comments on the renewable heat incentive
01 November 2011

Alliance Packaging severs links with Hong Kong
01 November 2011

International Paper sets new ‘green’ targets
01 November 2011

Contego invests in new print facility in Germany
01 November 2011

Cheertainer approved for hazardous materials
01 November 2011

October 2011

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September 2011

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UK supermarket suppliers choose Aja multihead meat weighers
29 September 2011

Contego invests in new UK site
29 September 2011

iLGR Emballages acquires Goldprint
28 September 2011

Social media game puts fun into bottle recycling
26 September 2011

Clondalkin Spain invests in high value health markets
23 September 2011

AR brings cartoon novelty to triangular multipack
22 September 2011

Patent for dynamic roller positioning in flexo tube printing
21 September 2011

Chocolate industry wants pack design to ‘enchant’ consumers
20 September 2011

‘Resource saving’ airless dispenser for hospitality sector
20 September 2011

Government funds automation boost in the UK
19 September 2011

Clarifoil promotes anaerobic digestion for better food waste disposal
19 September 2011

Amcor BNE films recommended for medical devices
19 September 2011

Chesapeake expands pharma division on US soil
19 September 2011

Packaging distributed with online efficiency
19 September 2011

New tools added to ArtiosCAD
19 September 2011

New online community forum
16 September 2011

Packaging distributed with online help
15 September 2011

Cushioning system is compact for small work spaces
15 September 2011

Arrival of ‘useful’ spouted carton
14 September 2011

New design wakes up Dutch dairy brand
13 September 2011

Patent for dynamic roller positioning in flexo tube printing
12 September 2011

Clondalkin Spain invests in high value health markets
09 September 2011

AR brings cartoon novelty to triangular multipack
08 September 2011

Patent for dynamic roller positioning in flexo printing
07 September 2011

Relax with a Linx
07 September 2011

Bundled by Gordian
06 September 2011

New ovenable tray
06 September 2011

Top brands make designing for diversity a priority
05 September 2011

Non-flammable spray aerosol
05 September 2011

Wholesome inside and out
02 September 2011

Perfect match for ambient foods
01 September 2011

August 2011

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July 2011

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Multivac takes over Mobepack Sistem
29 July 2011

Nude tube causes disruption on the shelf
28 July 2011

Hot filler for drinks ‘with bits’
28 July 2011

Investment boost for rPET in UK
27 July 2011

Bag-in-box holds a six-pack
27 July 2011

New design recipe for Heinz
26 July 2011

Master moulding for premium whisky
25 July 2011

Crafted Grouse bottle
25 July 2011

Big bags take a Slide
25 July 2011

Two buyers for Polish corrugated business
25 July 2011

Chesapeake Pharma goes global
25 July 2011

Oystar and Sacmi join forces
22 July 2011

New compact code scanner
22 July 2011

Better shipping protection
21 July 2011

Cost-saving carton laser cutting
21 July 2011

End of line sales boost in UK
20 July 2011

Lid is easy to peel and recycle
19 July 2011

Multivac compact labelling
19 July 2011

Glenvale capsule filling kit to Slovenia
18 July 2011

Macpac acquires Hamilton Plastic Packaging
18 July 2011

Security for high value goods in transit
18 July 2011

Pure Beginnings marks a ‘first’ in the UK
15 July 2011

Paper market report
15 July 2011

Ampac acquires Swiss flexibles firm
14 July 2011

Shrinking expands brand visibility
13 July 2011

Application system embraces complex curves
12 July 2011

Buyout at DS Smith Sacks
11 July 2011

Finnish whisky goes for ‘eco’ style
08 July 2011

Made for the meat market
07 July 2011

Mrs Darlington’s versatility
07 July 2011

Cobalt blue creation
06 July 2011

X-ray inspection for food
05 July 2011

Packaging Technician
01 July 2011 A member of the Brazilian Marfrig Group, Moy Park is a leading...

Family sized launch
01 July 2011

June 2011

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Design 4 Health
30 June 2011

Anti E.coli film
30 June 2011

Packaging business acquires corrugated manufacturer
29 June 2011

Ipack-Ima aims to impress
29 June 2011

Packaging waste declining rapidly shows EU data
28 June 2011

Holography awards
27 June 2011

Single and available
27 June 2011

Compressed air for aerosol filling
24 June 2011

Can Challenge winner
24 June 2011

Designer chocolate
23 June 2011

Pafa welcomes Waste Review
22 June 2011

Passion for glass
21 June 2011

A fine bouquet
20 June 2011

Mercury grows in security
17 June 2011

Krones on film
17 June 2011

UK aerosols sector remains buoyant
17 June 2011

Mixed reaction to UK Waste Review
17 June 2011

Contego launch
17 June 2011

Another (corrugated) brick in The Wall
17 June 2011

Avon calling
17 June 2011

Crown Paints gets new owner
17 June 2011

Fawema boss buys HDG
17 June 2011

Coding compliance with Travtec
17 June 2011

New European packaging group
17 June 2011

UK waste review disappoints retail sector
16 June 2011

French connection
15 June 2011

Truly irresistible
15 June 2011

‘Active’cap for PET beer bottle
14 June 2011

Ultimate freshness
14 June 2011

Top safety
13 June 2011

Mondi keeps it clean
13 June 2011

Frothy success
10 June 2011

Monster market for colour-change cans
09 June 2011

Natural choice of coder
08 June 2011

Another (corrugated) brick in The Wall
07 June 2011

New award celebrates UK manufacturing export
07 June 2011

Fresh fruity sleeves
06 June 2011

Fun cheese fingers
06 June 2011

American IBC business sets up in Europe
03 June 2011

Reclosable sack is a winner
02 June 2011

Clearer, lighter packaging
02 June 2011

UK Phantom production spies European growth
02 June 2011

New European packaging groups
01 June 2011

May 2011

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April 2011

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March 2011

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Royal wedding tin is launched
31 March 2011

O-I quenches Italy’s thirst with La 70 in glass bottles
31 March 2011

Producer makes ‘low-carbon’ pledge
30 March 2011

Ardagh strengthens in Southern Europe
30 March 2011

Compostable bags in German pilot
29 March 2011

Hot melt hit
29 March 2011

Optima increases turnover
29 March 2011

KBA packaging symposium
28 March 2011

Ardagh strengthens in Southern Europe
28 March 2011

Hot melt hit
28 March 2011

Event award
28 March 2011

Twitterer of the Year
25 March 2011

MWV Healthcare boasts dual CoC certification
25 March 2011

Labour of love
24 March 2011

Kellogg files lawsuit against Canadian supplier
23 March 2011

Eurosac
23 March 2011

‘Low-carbon’ punnets
23 March 2011

Moving on up
23 March 2011

Strapping sets new direction
22 March 2011

SCA Darlington certified
22 March 2011

Holography brings a smile
21 March 2011

Benco Pack supplies Korea
21 March 2011

Container and closure integrity
18 March 2011

Japanese industry honours Tetra Pak
18 March 2011

Mondi waves Green flag
17 March 2011

Seeing is believing
17 March 2011

Blisterpacks testing under scrutiny
16 March 2011

Delicious rose
16 March 2011

Mould sector consolidates
15 March 2011

Free legal support
15 March 2011 In the prevailing economic situation, it has never been so important to...

'Sleek’ bottle for energy drink
14 March 2011

Sun Chemical price rise
11 March 2011

‘Exclusive’ packaging films
10 March 2011

Just for bakery
09 March 2011

New owner for Nampak
08 March 2011

Condalkin invests in films
07 March 2011

Industry advice on PET recyclability
04 March 2011

Single source child resistant packs
02 March 2011

Bosch renaming
01 March 2011

2010 UK robot sales smash predictions
01 March 2011

February 2011

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December 2010

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Canned food app is ‘a first’
24 December 2010

Unit dose bottle
23 December 2010

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