Compostable packaging rides to the rescue for cycling wear specialist

CYCLING wear specialist Santini has chosen TIPA’s compostable packaging to wrap its technical cycling wear.  The company has consistently chosen fabric from suppliers in its local area, such as Sitip and Carvico, both based in Bergamo in...

New multi-pack solution helps brands get to grips with sustainable demands

VPK Group has launched a corrugated alternative to shrink wrap for the multi-packing of a wide range of bottles called ECOGRIP. The product has been designed...

New study highlights how current trends have impacted consumer views on packaging

ESSENTRA Tapes has announced it will showcase the findings from its latest consumer survey at the ‘Packaging Insight’ webinar hosted by ThePackHub on 16th February. From...

Research reveals French consumer support for compostable packaging

NEW research has revealed the backing of French consumers for compostable packaging as the circular economy law enters its final stage. The European Commission is soon...

Interplas 2021 rescheduled to September

INTERPLAS, the trade event for the plastics industry, has been rescheduled to September 28-30 this year due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation. Organiser Rapid News...

Preliminary figures indicate record year for aluminium packaging recycling

PRELIMINARY figures released by the Environment Agency indicate that 2020 was a record year in the UK for the volume of aluminium packaging collected...

Croxsons launches home and beauty division

GLASS packaging firm Croxsons has launched a new home and beauty division to complement its existing core business. The Surrey-based firm has been supplying a...

Sainsbury’s to release plant-based tea bags

SAINSBURY'S has announced the release of its first plant-based own brand tea bag from June this year. The supermarket's current own brand tea bags are...

Coca-Cola to use ‘power of packaging’ in new campaign

COCA-COLA has launched a new campaign to inspire people to embrace change and pledge to do things differently in 2021. The Open to Better initiative will...

New dates announced for Med-Tech Innovation Expo

THE organisers of the rescheduled Med-Tech Innovation Expo have announced that the event has been postponed until September 28-29 2021 in order to give...

Colpac reinforces sustainable commitment by signing up to Call to Action

COLPAC has announced the business has joined over 600 organisations as part of Business for Nature’s Call to Action, urging governments worldwide to do...

Recyclable water bottles earn award recognition

LOFOTEN Arctic Water, described as a natural premium water from Norway's Lofoten Islands, is launching in a new range of 'infinitely recyclable' aluminium bottles...