Beverage Packaging

Companies join Stora Enso and Huhtamaki’s Cup Collective scheme

The Cup Collective, a recycling initiative launched by packaging companies Stora Enso and Huhtamaki, has received its first set of…

PepsiCo pledges to use more reusable packaging for beverages

US-based food company PepsiCo has committed to increasing the use of reusable packaging in its beverage products. The commitment is…

Bacardi to remove plastic packaging from all new gift packs

Family-owned spirits company Bacardi will make all its new gift packs fully plastic-free from this month. The announcement is in…

ProMach acquires retort and pasteurising tunnel supplier Ferlo

US-based packaging and processing firm ProMach has acquired Ferlo, a Spanish company that manufactures retorts and pasteurising tunnels. Based in…

EU to propose revision of Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive

The European Commission is set to propose a revision to the European Union's (EU) Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive, Reuters…

Diet Pepsi launches in fully recycled plastic bottle in Kuwait

Beverage brand PepsiCo has introduced locally manufactured, recycled plastic bottles for its low-calorie Diet Pepsi product in Kuwait. Trade Arabia…

Landliebe Molkereiprodukte adopts SIG’s combiSwift TC closure

German dairy company Landliebe Molkereiprodukte has introduced SIG’s combiSwift closure with tethered cap (TC) for its products, becoming the first…

Innovation in direct-to-consumer: Leading companies in capsules/pods for beverages

The packaging industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by increasing environmental awareness, sustainability, and convenience,…

Nespresso to introduce paper-based home compostable capsules

Beverage brand Nespresso, a unit of Nestlé Group, has developed paper-based home compostable capsules as part of its efforts to…

Coca-Cola to pilot recyclable bottles at FIFA World Cup in Qatar

Beverage brand Coca-Cola has partnered with Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) to provide sustainable beverage bottles at…

Co-op pledges to remove coloured milk bottle caps from shelves

British co-operative group Co-op has pledged to remove all coloured milk bottle caps from its shelves in an effort to…

Barfresh Food Group introduces sustainable Smoothie Cartons

US-based beverage company Barfresh Food Group has announced the launch of environmentally friendly 7.6oz Smoothie Cartons. In addition to being…

SOFi introduces a 100% compostable cup carrier

Eco-friendly packaging solution provider SOFi has launched a new fabric-based, 100% compostable cup carrier for food and beverage businesses. Dubbed,…

WestRock to divest stake in RTS Packaging to Sonoco

Paper and packaging solutions provider WestRock has entered an agreement to divest its remaining equity interest in RTS Packaging to…

Coca-Cola increased plastic packaging use by 8.8% in one year: Report

A study by non-profit ocean conservation organisation Oceana has revealed that beverage company Coca-Cola increased its plastic packaging by 8.8%…