Belgium-based cleaning products manufacturer Ecover has launched a 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottle...
Looking good: aesthetic labelling and decorative techniques boost pack value
Cosmetic brands are adding value through visuals, such as various decorative finishes, special effects and printing capabilities. Sonia Sharma finds out more.
Smurfit Kappa commissions PM6 machine at paper mill site in Mexico
Paper-based packaging firm Smurfit Kappa has commissioned an advanced new paper machine (PM6) at the Los Reyes Paper Mill site in Mexico.
Touch and go: tactile innovation in ‘best before’ date food labelling
Best before dates have caused a great deal of controversy for the role they play in contributing to food waste. Solveiga Pakštaitė from Mimica Labs talks about a new packaging label product that she hopes will solve the problem.
Spoon rest and freshness marker add value to baby food
The spouted pouch has revolutionized the baby food category in recent years, offering parents and carers a convenient means of feeding babies on the go. Nowadays, the pouch almost seems to be the go-to pack format for new brands, so Plum Organic's decision to launch its new range of fruit and vegetable-based baby foods in consumer-friendly bowl-shaped plastic pots could be a deliberate move to set the brand apart from the competition.
tna Announces World Premiere of New robag 5 at SNAXPO 2018
tna has announced that it will unveil the tna robag® 5, the latest generation of its flagship series of industry-leading VFFS technology, in a world premiere at SNAXPO 2018.
Will pouches be the next victim of the anti-plastics campaign?
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.
Latte levy proposal hopes to replicate success of plastic bag charge in the UK
MPs have called for a ‘latte levy’ on disposable coffee cups to combat poor recycling rates and help achieve landfill targets.
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