New News information at Packaging Gateway New and updated information from News listed on www.packaging-gateway.com http://www.packaging-gateway.com/ en-us http://www.packaging-gateway.com/ New News information at Packaging Gateway http://www.packaging-gateway.com/content/images/logo_big.gif DRY Soda to introduce Ginger DRY Sparkling in new slim cans http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdry-soda-to-introduce-ginger-dry-sparkling-in-new-slim-cans-5720647 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdry-soda-to-introduce-ginger-dry-sparkling-in-new-slim-cans-5720647 US-based soda maker DRY Soda is set to launch its new Ginger DRY Sparkling flavour in a new aluminium can at the upcoming Winter Fancy Food Show, to be held from 22 January. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: NanoPack, KBR, LINPAC http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nanopack-kbr-linpac-5720014 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nanopack-kbr-linpac-5720014 NanoPack, a consortium led by Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, intends to develop a new antimicrobial packaging solution that helps extend food shelf life, with the help of nano technology, through the €7.7m ($8.22m) funding received from t… Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Nosco, Akavit and LCP Complete launch new personalised packaging brand http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsnosco-akavit-lcp-complete-launch-new-personalised-packaging-brand-5720944 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsnosco-akavit-lcp-complete-launch-new-personalised-packaging-brand-5720944 US-based Nosco, along with Akavit and LCP Complete, has introduced a new brand, Sonder, to provide a complete range of personalised and customised products and packaging. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Amerplast and Ekokem develop new circular bag for Finnish market http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsamerplast-ekokem-develop-new-circular-bag-for-finnish-market-5720081 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsamerplast-ekokem-develop-new-circular-bag-for-finnish-market-5720081 Finland-based flexible packaging provider Amerplast, in collaboration with Ekokem, has developed ESSI, a new circular economy-based carrier bag. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT UK's Antalis Packaging and Johnson Reed to launch new machinery leasing service http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsuks-antalis-packaging-johnson-reed-to-launch-new-machinery-leasing-service-5720067 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsuks-antalis-packaging-johnson-reed-to-launch-new-machinery-leasing-service-5720067 UK-based Antalis Packaging has entered a strategic partnership with Johnson Reed to launch a new leasing service for automated packaging systems. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Germany’s Hubergroup develops new sheet-fed printing ink for food packaging sector http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsgermanys-hubergroup-develops-new-sheet-fed-printing-ink-for-food-packaging-sector-5719047 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsgermanys-hubergroup-develops-new-sheet-fed-printing-ink-for-food-packaging-sector-5719047 Germany-based Hubergroup has developed a new sheet-fed printing ink series, Mga Natura, to meet the growing printing requirements of the food packaging industry. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Pelican BioThermal expands manufacturing facility in US http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newspelican-biothermal-expands-manufacturing-facility-in-us-5719229 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newspelican-biothermal-expands-manufacturing-facility-in-us-5719229 US-based temperature-controlled packaging solutions provider Pelican BioThermal has expanded its manufacturing facilities in Plymouth, Minnesota. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT DS Smith develops reusable light bulbs packaging for Eco Raee's Foundation http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsds-smith-develops-reusable-light-bulbs-packaging-for-eco-raees-foundation-5719036 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsds-smith-develops-reusable-light-bulbs-packaging-for-eco-raees-foundation-5719036 DS Smith has developed a new reusable packaging solution, which is designed to collect light bulbs in electrical appliances stores and supermarkets, for Eco Raee's Foundation. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bunzl buys packaging solutions provider Woodway UK http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsbunzl-buys-packaging-solutions-provider-woodway-uk-5718038 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsbunzl-buys-packaging-solutions-provider-woodway-uk-5718038 Distribution and outsourcing group Bunzl has acquired packaging provider Woodway UK for an undisclosed sum. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Unilever to produce fully recyclable plastic packaging by 2025 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsunilever-promises-to-fully-recyclable-plastic-packaging-by-2025-5718029 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsunilever-promises-to-fully-recyclable-plastic-packaging-by-2025-5718029 Multinational consumer goods company Unilever has announced its commitment to producing fully reusable, recyclable or compostable plastic packaging by 2025. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT NanoPack secures EU funding to develop new nanotechnology-based antimicrobial packaging http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsnanopack-secures-eu-fund-to-develop-new-nanotechnology-based-antimicrobial-packaging-5718051 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsnanopack-secures-eu-fund-to-develop-new-nanotechnology-based-antimicrobial-packaging-5718051 NanoPack consortium, led by Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, has received funding from the European Union (EU) to develop a new nanotechnology-based antimicrobial packaging solution that helps extend food shelf life. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT KBR wins industrial maintenance deal from International Paper http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newskbr-wins-industrial-maintenance-deal-from-international-paper-5716962 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newskbr-wins-industrial-maintenance-deal-from-international-paper-5716962 US-based KBR has secured a contract to provide maintenance, planning and industrial services for renewable packaging and paper products producer International Paper (IP). Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT LINPAC and Progressive Packaging to introduce tray pack solutions for meat and poultry packers http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newslinpac-partners-with-progressive-packaging-5716379 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newslinpac-partners-with-progressive-packaging-5716379 Global fresh food packaging manufacturer LINPAC has partnered with US-based food processing material supplier Progressive Packaging to introduce its complete tray pack solutions to meat and poultry packers and processers. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT WestRock, Evrythng and Digimarc unveil new connected packaging solution http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newswestrock-evrythng-and-digimarc-unveil-new-connected-packaging-solution-5716974 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newswestrock-evrythng-and-digimarc-unveil-new-connected-packaging-solution-5716974 US-based WestRock Company, alongside Evrythng and Digimarc, has developed a new connected packaging solution for smart products. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US-based CTI develops new HPP indicator technology for food packaging industry http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsus-cti-develops-new-hpp-indicator-technology-for-food-packaging-industry-5716251 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsus-cti-develops-new-hpp-indicator-technology-for-food-packaging-industry-5716251 US-based Chromatic Technologies (CTI) has developed new high-pressure indicator technology that can be delivered in ink to ensure safety in the food packaging sector. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Stora Enso to invest in consumer board mills in Finland and Sweden http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsstora-enso-to-invest-in-consumer-board-mills-in-finland-and-sweden-5716266 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsstora-enso-to-invest-in-consumer-board-mills-in-finland-and-sweden-5716266 Stora Enso is planning to make investments in its consumer board mills located in Imatra and Ingerois, Finland; and Fors in Sweden. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT DS Smith creates new packaging solution Jaguar Land Rover http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsds-smith-creates-new-packaging-solution-jlr-5716051 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsds-smith-creates-new-packaging-solution-jlr-5716051 European packaging company DS Smith has developed a new solution for Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), which will be used for packing individual vehicle parts worldwide. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: BillerudKorsnäs, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Plastic Technology http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-billerudkorsns-mitsubishi-heavy-industries-plastic-technology-5715257 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-billerudkorsns-mitsubishi-heavy-industries-plastic-technology-5715257 Voith has received an order from BillerudKorsnäs, a sustainable packaging solution provider based in Sweden, for a new XcelLine board machine to be installed at the latter’s 550,000t capacity plant in Gruvön, Sweden. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Pelican BioThermal unveils new temperature-controlled packaging CoolPall Vertos Advance http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newspelican-biothermal-unveils-new-temperature-controlled-packaging-coolpall-vertos-advance-5715261 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newspelican-biothermal-unveils-new-temperature-controlled-packaging-coolpall-vertos-advance-5715261 Pelican BioThermal has developed a new temperature-controlled packaging solution, CoolPall Vertos Advance, to help ship pharmaceuticals, tissues, diagnostics / clinical trials, vaccines, and blood samples worldwide. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Uflex launches new aseptic liquid packaging brand http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsuflex-launches-new-aseptic-liquid-packaging-brand-5715259 http://www.packaging-gateway.com/news/newsuflex-launches-new-aseptic-liquid-packaging-brand-5715259 India-based flexible packaging materials and solution provider Uflex has introduced its new aseptic liquid packaging brand, Asepto, with an aim to provide specialised filling solutions and comprehensive packaging to pack liquid products. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT