All articles by Luke Martin

Luke Martin

Luke joined GlobalData as a Trainee Reporter in April 2023, having graduated from the University of Manchester with a BA (Hons) degree in History. Initially, Luke wrote for Just Auto, covering the automotive industry, but now writes for Packaging Gateway, Retail Insight Network and Hotel Management Network.

Schumacher Packaging reports ‘stable business results’ for 2023

The business experienced a 47% decline in sales during a six-month period due to falling paper prices, among other factors.

Interview: Sustainable packaging solutions for e-commerce

Packaging Gateway delves into Priority Direct’s vision via an interview with its managing director Josh Pitman.

Mondi achieves 95% waste reduction in release liner production

Mondi partnered with various stakeholders along the value chain to achieve this.

Berry launches Reusable Tableware Range for foodservice industry

The solution is comprised of high-quality PP for optimal food safety and recyclability.

O-I Glass invests €95m in French plants

Both of the company’s plants in the country are celebrating their 120th and 150th anniversaries, respectively.

Biffa addresses misconceptions about cup recycling

According to Biffa, only 0.25% of disposable cups in the UK are currently recycled.

IFCO acquires reusable packaging pooling company BEPCO

The acquisition is expected to address the evolving needs of customers in the Baltics.

Amcor recognised for corporate sustainability

S&P Global recognised 759 companies in its Global Sustainability Yearbook 2024, out of the 9,400 initially assessed.

Survey finds majority of consumers don’t prioritise sustainable packaging

Nearly four in five consumers (78%) do not prioritise products with sustainable packaging.

Oji and Tetra Pak establish recycling system for aseptic carton packages

The system will collect aseptic carton waste from various sources, including retail and municipal collections.