Packaging

Signal: Morrisons ‘achieves 2025 target’ for recycled own-brand packaging

Morrisons has beaten a target to achieve an average of 30% recycled content across its own-brand primary plastic packaging by…

The science of metal packaging R&D with Eviosys

Within a laboratory surrounded by cutting-edge microscopy and chemistry equipment, Eviosys research and development (R&D) director David Hall commented: “As…

APAC’s single-use plastic efforts remain a mixed bag

With a population of around 4 billion, the Asia and Pacific region (APAC) is experiencing a period of rapid urbanization,…

Signal: Romania’s deposit return system finally set to launch this month

Romania is finally due to launch its new nationwide Deposit Return System (DRS) RetuRO on 30 November, following a series…

Signal: US schools milk carton shortage as Pactiv Evergreen misses demand

US schools are experiencing shortages in half-pint cartons of milk as a result of Illinois-based packaging manufacturer Pactiv Evergreen failing…

Kiefel launches cutting machine for polymer thermoformed packaging

Kiefel has launched the cutting-edge Speedformer KMD 78.2 Premium, the latest of its steel rule cutting machines for polymer thermoformed…

Australian packaging industry’s battle against food waste

The Australian packaging sector is taking significant strides in the fight against food waste. A recent survey conducted among 27…

Unwrapping the secrets of modern packaging

When you think about packaging, you might picture a simple box or container that holds a product. And you wouldn't…

Signal: Walkers crisps to use paper bags after successful trial

Following a successful trial, Walkers has announced that it will be rolling out new paper bags for all its Walkers…

Looking into the future: clear PET’s rise and colored plastic’s decline

With only 9% of plastic successfully recycled globally, there has been a growing push towards a circular plastic economy: a…