Waitrose says its aim is to eliminate all unnecessary plastic and to make all of its own-brand packaging from reusable, recycled or biodegradable material by 2023.
7 June 2019
3 June 2019
A significant proportion of UK consumers (45%) say packaging without plastic would encourage them to buy more of the product, according to a GlobalData survey.
24 May 2019
The food and drinks industry appears trapped in a zero-sum game. Is it possible to reduce plastic packaging without increasing food waste?
17 May 2019
Lost Sheep Coffee is shepherding us to a greener future with capsules made from lignin, a plant-based compound produced when wood is processed into paper.
2 May 2019
Food waste is not only a moral concern, with starvation prominent around the world, but is a key environmental issue.
24 April 2019
Globally, over a third (35%) of consumers are more interested in products which are packaged without any plastic at all, according to GlobalData’s 2018 Q3 primary consumer research.
5 April 2019
James MacKenzie Q&A: How late-stage packaging customisation is shaking up the pharmaceutical supply chain
Tablets in blisters may seem like a simple, everyday item, but in reality the manufacturing process is highly sophisticated. The trend toward smaller batch sizes and higher numbers of packaging...
3 April 2019
Garçon flat wine bottle can also be posted through letterboxes.
2 April 2019
Having already enjoyed success in the fragrance category, luxury fashion manufacturer Hèrmes has announced plans to delve into the world of beauty. Specifically, it aims to launch skincare and cosmetics...
26 March 2019
It is clear that many consumers in the UK are becoming concerned about their plastic use and many, horrified by the images of the plastic islands floating around the Pacific...