All articles by Nikitha Ladda

Nikitha Ladda

Packaging designs for debilitating diseases: Nestle’s bid to be ‘frustration free’

A deeper understanding about the impact of packaging on people with debilitating diseases has led Nestlé to rethink its product designs. Inside Packaging speaks to the manufacturer about its work with Arthritis Australia to develop the world’s first accessibility benchmarking scale, and its drive to redesign containers that currently pose a challenge to people with limited hand movement.

Packaging space food: Interview with Michelle Perchonok of NASA

Packaging is heading to a new frontier as scientists attempt to preserve foods for longer space expeditions. Sarah Blackman speaks to Nasa’s Michele Perchonok about the current materials and technologies used to seal and protect foods, as well as how her team is planning to develop a food package system for a mission to Mars.