New Article information at Packaging Gateway New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Packaging Gateway Kruger PM 10 Rebuild Project, Trois-Rivieres, Quebec Canadian containerboard and packaging products manufacturer Kruger, completed a major construction project at its Trois-Rivières Mill located in Québec, Canada, in May 2017. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Pointless waste: the problem with disposable coffee cups The takeaway coffee industry is growing at an incredible rate in the western world, but it turns out all those disposable coffee cups might be harder to recycle than first thought. Elliot Gardner finds out more about the problem and what’s being done… Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT LyondellBasell’s High-Density Polyethylene Plant Plastics, chemical and refining company LyondellBasell announced its final decision to establish a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plant at its La Porte complex, Texas, US, in July 2016. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Smart packaging: how augmented reality is revolutionising the sector Augmented reality could change every aspect of business, and the packaging sector is no different. Elliot Gardner speaks to an AR expert to see what changes we can expect in the not-so-distant future. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:38:00 GMT Spectra Packaging Manufacturing Plant Expansion, Suffolk Spectra Packaging is undertaking an expansion of its existing facility in Sparrowhawk near Halesworth, Suffolk, UK, in order to meet the increasing demand for its packaging products. Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT May's top stories: Toray Plastics' new PET films, Unilever's new plastic recycling technology Toray Plastics (America) has introduced PET films for use in gamma irradiation sterilisation packaging applications, and Unilever, along with Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV, has developed a new application fo… Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ispak’s Flexible Packaging Manufacturing Facility, Izmit Kibar Holding's subsidiary Ispak Ambalaj opened a new manufacturing and production facility in Asim Kibar Organized Industrial Zone (AKOSB), Izmit, Turkey, marking one of the biggest flexible packaging plants in the country. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Veolia Closed-Loop Glass Recycling Facility, St Helens, Merseyside Veolia in association with Knauf Insulation has launched the construction of a closed-loop glass recycling facility. Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:19:00 GMT Flow Water Manufacturing Facility, Aurora, Toronto Flow Water has opened its new manufacturing facility located in Aurora, Toronto, Canada, on 5 May 2017. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:05:00 GMT Sealed Air’s Packaging Innovation Centre, Kentucky Sealed Air Corporation, in collaboration with United Parcel Service of America (UPS), opened a new packaging innovation centre in Kentucky, US, in May 2017. Wed, 31 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue – June 2017 In this issue: The latest research, insights and analysis from GlobalData, including key business trends, closures and cold drinks. Thu, 25 May 2017 16:49:00 GMT Pratt Industries Corrugated Box Factory, Wisconsin Georgia-based corrugated packaging company Pratt Industries announced the construction of its new $52m corrugated box factory in December 2014. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Marine plastic: Corona pledges to reduce use of plastic packaging Corona has partnered with Parley for the Oceans to combat the issue of plastic found in our world’s oceans, but what is the company doing to lessen the impact of its own plastic packaging on the planet? Elliot Gardner finds out more. Wed, 17 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Crown Beverage Can Manufacturing Facility, Nichols, New York Crown Holdings opened a new beverage can plant in Nichols in Tioga County, New York, US, in May 2017. Mon, 15 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: Biome Bioplastics unveils bio-based plastics, Silgan buys WestRock’s dispensing systems Biome Bioplastics has developed a new range of bio-based plastic materials for use in the manufacture of disposable cups, lids, and coffee pods, and Silgan has acquired WestRock’s dispensing systems business for $1.025bn. Packaging-gateway wraps up k… Tue, 02 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging Magazine: Issue 34 In this issue of Inside Packaging we look at track and trace technology, smart solutions and much more. Tue, 02 May 2017 15:20:00 GMT Augmented reality and predictive maintenance: the future of the packaging workplace With the business world focusing on digitisation and industry 4.0, the packaging sector has the potential to be heavily affected by changes within the workplace. Elliot Gardner looks at some of the information coming out of Hannover Messe 2017 from T… Mon, 01 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT Will a deposit return scheme boost Britain’s plastic bottle recycling rates? Plastic bottle recycling rates in the UK are significantly lower than for several of its European neighbours. The UK and Scottish Governments are reportedly considering implementing a plastic bottle deposit return scheme, providing customers with a f… Mon, 10 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Women in packaging: the road to a gender-diverse industry Packaging is traditionally a male-dominated industry, but with initiatives like Women in Packaging, workplaces are becoming more and more diverse. Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:47:00 GMT March's top stories: Beatson Clark designs new glass bottle, BCME merges with Empac Beatson Clark has designed a glass bottle for South Yorkshire-based condiment brand Henderson’s Relish, and Beverage Can Makers Europe (BCME) has merged its operations with European Metal Packaging (Empac). Packaging-gateway wraps up key headlines fr… Wed, 05 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT