Packaging Scotland

Macfarlane to buy Nottingham firms in multi-million pound deal

Macfarlane to buy Nottingham firms in multi-million pound deal

GLASGOW-based Macfarlane Packaging is poised to purchase two Nottingham-based firms in a deal worth up to £16.75 million. The..





Big names in the frame for PPMA Awards

THE finalists have been announced for the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2017. Organisers of the awards, which are now in their 6th..

September 2017

Brillopak to showcase new punnet loading line at PPMA

Brillopak will unveil its new fresh produce punnet loading line to the UK packaging sector at PPMA 2017. Meteor is described by the..

September 2017

Sustainability recognition for Smurfit Kappa

SMURFIT Kappa has been awarded the gold Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rating by EcoVadis for the fourth year in a..

September 2017

Denny Bros adds colour with multi-page label

DENNY Bros has developed a full colour triple decker synthetic label which the firm says can be printed in full colour throughout the..

September 2017

Hamillroad to unveil “transformative technology” at LabelExpo Europe

Hamillroad Software has announced it will be launching the "most transformative technology" to ever hit the flexographic market..

September 2017

McLaren Packaging lends support to Scottish Gin Awards

PORT Glasgow-based McLaren Packaging has announced it is sponsoring the Excellence in Branding category at the inaugural Scottish Gin..

September 2017

Packaging entries sought for FoodTalk Awards

PACKAGING firms whose products have helped change the way we eat, cook and live have been urged to celebrate their achievements by..

August 2017

VFFS solution delivers “quick payback”

ULMA Packaging has launched a new vertical form fill and seal system (VFFS) that the firm claims can "transform" the packing of fresh..

August 2017

SAICA Pack invests in new tech for ‘Green Room’

CORRUGATED packaging manufacturer SAICA Pack has invested new technology in its ‘Green Room’ facility in a bid to provide customers..

August 2017

Roar of approval for Lisbon Lions pack initiative

CELTIC fans can have limited-edition 'Lisbon Lions' packs of Magners delivered to their homes thanks to a "first-of-its-kind"..

August 2017

New pot blends the old with the new

Tri-Star Packaging has unveiled a 'game-changing' next-generation food-to-go pot. The JARR is said to combine an 'industry-first..

August 2017