26 January 2018
After disposable coffee cups and plastic bottles, pouches could be the next target in the waste reduction debate, due to the difficulty of recycling these packs.
19 January 2018
Changing consumer product demands are driving growth in convenient and sustainable packaging in the US packaging industry. Drawing on research by GlobalData, Eloise McLennan explores the key trends and opportunities...
10 January 2018
MPs have called for a ‘latte levy’ on disposable coffee cups to combat poor recycling rates and help achieve landfill targets.
6 December 2017
Consumers are highly sensitive to the environmental implications of packaging formats. While the implications of product formulation have long been a focus of consumers, it is becoming clear that the...
29 November 2017
As visually-driven social platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat become more prominent, consumers are increasingly at the forefront of the visual presentation of products, given their constant picture-sharing online.
8 November 2017
The Shufangzhai-branded self-heating instant mini-hotpot is claimed to be ready in 15 minutes once the user adds a final ingredient that is relatively easy to find – a bit of...
20 July 2017
Family favourite supermarket chain Marks & Spencer has announced a new initiative to cut down the packaging of more than 100 of its products to make them more environmentally friendly.
13 July 2017
Sempio Foods Company has recently launched a range of oils under the Sempio Ilpyeondansim brand, packaged in an innovative double-walled bottle that prevents oxygen ingress and therefore preserves the product...
23 May 2017
Health experts in many countries, such as France, recommend that we eat at least five portions of fruit and vegetables a day, but according to the European Health Interview Survey...
28 April 2017
Campaigners have long argued that plastic bags, when not properly disposed of, ruin the cityscape, spoil the countryside and damage biodiversity, seas and the coastline.In England, a law requiring large...