New Features information at Packaging Gateway New and updated information from Features listed on www.packaging-gateway.com http://www.packaging-gateway.com/ en-us http://www.packaging-gateway.com/ New Features information at Packaging Gateway http://www.packaging-gateway.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Article 50: industry experts weigh in on packaging prospects post-Brexit http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurearticle-50-industry-experts-weigh-in-on-packaging-prospects-post-brexit-5773855/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurearticle-50-industry-experts-weigh-in-on-packaging-prospects-post-brexit-5773855/ Article 50 is in the process of being triggered by the UK Government. While no one can be certain what this will mean for business, experts at Pro2Pac last month tried to make sense of how the UK packaging industry will deal with the changing economi… Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue – April 2017 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue-april-2017-5770358/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue-april-2017-5770358/ In this issue: The latest research, insights and analysis from GlobalData, including dosing bottles, dispenser packs and luxury soap Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:40:00 GMT Packaging Innovations 2017: the role of packaging in the digital world http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurepackaging-innovations-2017-the-role-of-packaging-in-the-digital-world-5756323/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurepackaging-innovations-2017-the-role-of-packaging-in-the-digital-world-5756323/ Online shopping is shaping all manner of industries, and at Packaging Innovations 2017 the role of packaging in the ever-changing digital market was identified as one of industry’s hottest topics. Elliot Gardner investigates. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT February's top stories: Coveris develops hybrid packaging, Linpac's new skin top film http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-coveris-develops-hybrid-packaging-linpac-introduces-new-skin-top-film-5756133/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-coveris-develops-hybrid-packaging-linpac-introduces-new-skin-top-film-5756133/ Coveris has developed a new hybrid packaging solution, Grab Box, for the food-to-go industry, and Linpac has introduced a new film range, LINtop PE HB SKIN, to complement its existing product portfolio. Packaging-gateway wraps-up the key headlines fr… Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging Magazine: Issue 33 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-magazine-issue-33-5750030/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-magazine-issue-33-5750030/ In this issue of Inside Packaging we look at track and trace technology, smart solutions and much more. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:04:00 GMT Carbon-negative packaging: a step in the right direction for the deliveries sector http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurecarbon-negative-packaging-a-step-in-the-right-direction-for-the-deliveries-sector-5749945/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurecarbon-negative-packaging-a-step-in-the-right-direction-for-the-deliveries-sector-5749945/ Consumer delivery company myHermes has announced they are now using carbon-negative mailing bags. Elliot Gardner finds out about the product, and asks why it’s only coming about now. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Premium pet care: how can packaging add value to animal products? http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurepremium-pet-care-how-can-packaging-add-value-to-animal-products-5744180/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurepremium-pet-care-how-can-packaging-add-value-to-animal-products-5744180/ The pet product market is going through a makeover as animal needs become more apparent. Eloise McLennan explores the ways the brands can use packaging to add value to pet products identified by GlobalData Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Flex appeal: the growth of flexible packaging http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurethe-growth-of-flexible-packaging-5744161/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurethe-growth-of-flexible-packaging-5744161/ Flexible packaging is making waves in the market thanks to its versatile applications and potential for innovation. Eloise McLennan explores how leading industry figures view the future of the format, as revealed in a recent GlobalData report Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Will the alcoholic drinks industry be the next to face plain packaging restrictions? http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurewill-the-alcoholic-drinks-industry-be-the-next-to-face-plain-packaging-restrictions-5736480/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurewill-the-alcoholic-drinks-industry-be-the-next-to-face-plain-packaging-restrictions-5736480/ With plain packaging being steadily implemented across the tobacco industry, the conversation has now turned to whether the same restrictions should be placed on alcohol. Elliot Gardner finds out more. Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT January's top stories: Packaging tray for Mercadona, New personalised packaging brand http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-linpac-and-leroy-to-create-packaging-tray-nosco-akavit-and-lcp-complete-launch-new-personalised-packaging-brand-5730396/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-linpac-and-leroy-to-create-packaging-tray-nosco-akavit-and-lcp-complete-launch-new-personalised-packaging-brand-5730396/ Linpac, along with Norway’s Leroy Seafood Group, is set to produce a range of new food packaging trays for Mercadona, and Nosco, along with Akavit and LCP Complete, has introduced a new brand Sonder. Packaging-gateway wraps-up the key headlines from … Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Beach combers: the company using recycled beach plastic to create greener packaging solutions http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurerecycled-beach-plastic-greener-packaging-solutions-5727891/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurerecycled-beach-plastic-greener-packaging-solutions-5727891/ By 2050 there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish. P&G recently announced they will be using recycled beach and ocean plastic for limited-edition shampoo bottles in France, but how feasible is it for other companies to use washed up plastic … Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue – February 2017 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue-february-2017-5721044/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue-february-2017-5721044/ In this issue: The latest research, insights and analysis from Canadean, including novel pack designs, trigger systems and how packaging can add value to pet products Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:55:00 GMT Unwrapped: the problem of packaging waste at Christmas http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureunwrapped-the-problem-of-packaging-waste-at-christmas-5720304/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureunwrapped-the-problem-of-packaging-waste-at-christmas-5720304/ Thousands of tonnes of festive packaging go to waste in the UK every year as a result of convoluted recycling regulations and the use of inappropriate materials. Elliot Gardner looks into the problems faced by the sector, and the companies hoping to … Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Cleaning the home: innovation in household and laundry packaging http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurecleaning-the-home-innovation-in-household-and-laundry-packaging-5708660/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurecleaning-the-home-innovation-in-household-and-laundry-packaging-5708660/ Hectic schedules are driving consumers to seek out products that reduce the stress of essential but mundane chores. Eloise McLennan explores the ways in which household and laundry care manufacturers are using packaging to appeal to time-conscious sh… Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:28:00 GMT 2016: The year's biggest Packaging Gateway stories http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/feature2016-the-years-biggest-packaging-gateway-stories-5705944/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/feature2016-the-years-biggest-packaging-gateway-stories-5705944/ Firstan Quality Packaging invested £6m to procure two Komori 18,000sph presses, and Amcor entered an agreement to acquire South American flexible packaging manufacturer Alusa for $435m. Packaging-gateway wraps-up the key headlines from 2016. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Inside Packaging Magazine: Issue 32 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-magazine-issue-32-5703116/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-magazine-issue-32-5703116/ In the latest issue of Inside Packaging we look at holographic films, 3D paper and much more. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 14:26:00 GMT November's top stories: TNA launches VFFS, Stora Enso to close packaging plant http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-tna-launches-vffs-stora-enso-to-close-packaging-plant-5686696/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-tna-launches-vffs-stora-enso-to-close-packaging-plant-5686696/ US-based containers and closures provider Berlin Packaging planned to open a new, integrated warehouse and assembly facility at Clinton Commerce Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT The value of consumer trust in packaging design and brand development http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurethe-value-of-consumer-trust-in-packaging-design-and-brand-development-5685484/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featurethe-value-of-consumer-trust-in-packaging-design-and-brand-development-5685484/ As an increase in trust is expected to boost revenues, organisations are using clearer labeling and adopting stringent production processes to increase product trust. Eloise McLennan sums up the findings in the latest Canadean report by Safwan Kotwal Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:57:00 GMT Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue - December 2016 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue---december-2016-5685306/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureinside-packaging-market-focus-special-issue---december-2016-5685306/ In this issue: The latest research, insights and analysis from Canadean, including flexible packaging, aerosols and portion control popcorn packs Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:53:00 GMT October's top stories: Bosch unveils new solutions for pharmaceutical packaging http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-bosch-unveils-new-solutions-for-pharmaceutical-packaging-uni-packaging-develops-digitally-printed-bags-for-bensdorps-new-barista-range-5657729/ http://www.packaging-gateway.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-bosch-unveils-new-solutions-for-pharmaceutical-packaging-uni-packaging-develops-digitally-printed-bags-for-bensdorps-new-barista-range-5657729/ Bosch Packaging Technology introduced two new machines, Sigpack VPF and Sigpack HML, to provide better packaging solutions to the pharmaceutical sector and UNI Packaging produced digitally printed bags for Bensdorp’s new Barista range of cocoa and ch… Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT