Packaging Scotland

UK businesses join Plastics Pact to end “scourge” of single-use packaging

UK businesses join Plastics Pact to end “scourge” of single-use packaging

Resource efficiency organisation WRAP has launched the UK Plastics Pact in a bid to make unnecessary single-use plastic packaging a..




Weedon PSC targets eCommerce corrugated packaging growth

WEEDON PSC has claimed to be the first UK company to invest in a high-speed taping machine tipped to "revolutionise" the manufacture of..

April 2018

Packaging systems manufacturer updates accreditations

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems has announced that the business has updated its ISO accreditations to ISO 14001:2015 for environmental..

April 2018

RPC bpi protec gets on its bike for charity

RPC bpi protec has donated £500 to the Merseyside & Cheshire Blood Bikes charity, which provides emergency transport of urgently..

April 2018

New partnership boosts API Group’s American expansion plans

THE API Group's American expansion plans have gathered pace after the firm signed a partnership with Haney – a US-based packaging..

April 2018

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe winners announced

THE inaugural winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe have been announced at the Plastics Recycling Show Europe, held at the..

April 2018

Saica Pack aims for “sustainable future” with machinery upgrades

CORRUGATED cardboard manufacturer Saica Pack has completed a programme of machinery upgrades at its Ashbourne, County Meath plant in..

April 2018

Ardagh Group implements ‘industry first’ battery system in Irvine

GLASS producer Ardagh Group has implemented a sustainable battery storage system at its container plant in Irvine. The firm aims to..

April 2018

Coveris invests in new extrusion lines

COVERIS has announced the completion of the installation of two new extrusion lines at it’s Cheshire-based facility. The..

April 2018

Wilkins Group invests to meet cardboard demand

THE Wilkins Group has announced a £150,000 investment on a new Heiber and Schröber tray forming machine to help in the "fight against..

April 2018

Young designers embark on cartonboard challenge

PRO Carton and BPIF Cartons are bringing the Young Designer Award competition to the UK for the second year in a row. Young..

April 2018

Scots charity hails Smurfit Kappa’s “impressive” furniture solution

SMURFIT Kappa has teamed up with a Scottish charity to find a sustainable new use for its aid boxes. The boxes are used by..

April 2018