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RPC pot provides tamper evidence for artisan gelato

RIGID plastic packaging manufacturer RPC Superfos has provided tamper evidence for a US gelato ice cream company. Michigan-based Palazzolo’s Artisan Dairy..

November 2018

Just the TICCIT: new initiative to educate kids on sustainable packaging

PRO Carton, the European association for carton and cartonboard manufacturers, has launched a new initiative to educate schoolchildren on sustainable..

November 2018

SIG pack is cream of the crop for dairy alternative brand

MACADAMIA milk brand Milkadamia has opted for SIG’s combidome carton pack for its new line of creamers. The plant-based dairy alternative creamer is made..

November 2018

Parkside creates new compostable coffee pack

PARKSIDE Flexibles has developed new sustainable packaging for a top coffee brand, making it the only coffee company in the UK to receive an environmental mark..

November 2018

Out of the Blue: Scots manufacturer unveils new £3m facility

DESIGNER and manufacturer of rigid presentation boxes Blue Box Design has unveiled its new multi-million pound base in Stirling. Blue Box Design, a subsidiary..

October 2018

Tennent’s launches promotional Scottish Rugby pack

TENNENT’S Lager has launched a new limited-edition gift pack in support of its sponsorship of Scottish Rugby. The pack includes two 568ml pint cans and a..

October 2018

Beatson Clark utilises “first of its kind” VR to train up staff

GLASS manufacturer Beatson Clark is using virtual reality technology to train up new recruits on complex production machines. The company has partnered with..

October 2018

SAICA Pack gets a pizza the action with top award

CORRUGATED supplier SAICA Pack scooped a top award at Pizza Hut’s recent Supply Chain Conference 2018. The firm was named non-food supplier of the year at..

October 2018

Ball strengthens Spanish presence with “sustainable” new plant

GLOBAL beverage can manufacturer Ball Corporation has unveiled its new production plant in Spain. Located in Cabanillas del Campo, Guadalajara, the new factory..

September 2018

Smurfit Kappa showcases new Shelf Facer solution

SMURFIT Kappa has unveiled a new shelf-ready pack that seeks to boost product sales and brand awareness in-store as part of its ShelfSmart service. The..

September 2018