Ferrari Packaging and Papier Sprick announce exciting Scottish partnership

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE FERRARI Packaging has teamed up with German company, Papier Sprick, as sole Scottish partner to bring a range of German-made paper systems to...

Bacardi launches new packs designed to reduce cardboard waste

BACARDI has revealed it is cutting cardboard waste this Christmas by introducing a new design for its online gift packs, which is said to...

Project Waterfall cups set to help coffee growing communities

TO mark UK Coffee Week (Oct 19-25), outlets are being encouraged to buy a cup made from recycled paper to help support coffee growing communities. Frugalpac, who...

Study finds ‘surge’ in demand for Bag-in-Box wine this year

NEW research from Smurfit Kappa has revealed a 'surge' in consumer demand for Bag-in-Box wines this year, partially caused by changing behaviour due to...

EU considers ban of meat-related terms on veggie food packaging

THE EU could ban the use of terms such as 'burger', 'sausage' and 'cheese alternative' on the packaging of vegetarian and vegan products under...

Southgate Packaging launches new water-activated tape dispenser

SOUTHGATE Packaging has announced the launch of its new water-activated tape dispenser for carton sealing. The firm said that the BP222 is ideal for small...

Major UK investment aims to make plastic a sustainable packaging choice

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has announced it is to invest £20 million in four cutting edge recycling plants in a bid to make...

Pupils help Grenade design packaging for new protein bar

ONE of the UK's most popular nutrition brands has had the help of three school pupils in designing the packaging and branding for its...
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Minebea Intec to expand UK operations

  MINEBEA Intec has announced plans to expand its UK operations and begin manufacturing from its UK and Ireland headquarters at the Birmingham Business Park...

Plastic repurposing idea set for share of £12m funding

AN academic developing a system that recycles plastic waste into repurposed products is amongst a host of Scottish researchers set to receive a share...

UK universities convert plastic waste into clean fuel

A trio of UK universities have collaborated with academic institutes in China and Saudi Arabia to develop a method of converting plastic waste into...

Pandemic prompts changed attitude to sustainability according to new survey

A survey has found that British consumers would purchase water sold in aluminium cans, over the traditional plastic bottle. Commissioned by Ball Corporation (Ball), the...