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Brands poised to debut new solutions at Packaging Innovations 2018

ORGANISERS of Packaging Innovations, which returns to the NEC on 28 February-1 March 2018, have revealed the next edition is set to be the most innovative show..

December 2017

SAICA hails success of interactive workshop

SAICA Pack has revealed that since opening in January this year, the firm’s Edison Room has “transformed” the way the company interacts with..

December 2017

Smurfit Kappa honoured for corporate social responsibility initiatives

SMURFIT Kappa’s corporate social responsibility activity has been recognised with a top award in South America. The Portafolio Awards are held annually..

December 2017

Charpak earns recognition at Business Culture Awards

CHARPAK Ltd was named a highly commended runner up in the small business category at the Business Culture Awards 2017. Feedback from judges was that the firm..

December 2017

Former Tullis Russell site at centre of Fife regeneration scheme

THE famous Tullis Russell paper mill site in Fife is at the centre of plans for a regeneration project in Fife. Advance Construction has submitted a Proposal..

December 2017

Fresh look for Proseal site

TRAY sealing firm Proseal has unveiled a new-look website, described as being designed to help visitors identify the best solution for their sealing needs. The..

December 2017

Port Glasgow firm in the frame for awards double

PORT Glasgow-based McLaren Packaging has announced it has been shortlisted in two categories of the Herald Scottish Family Business Awards. The firm is in..

December 2017

ASDA launches vegan-labelled mince pies

ASDA has launched mince pies featuring vegan labelling in time for the festive season. The mince pies carry the Vegan Trademark, which makes it easier for..

November 2017

Making a mark: manufacturer hails laser and slitting investment

FLEXIBLE packaging manufacturer, Skymark, has announced a new investment in slitting and laser technology. The firm has snapped up a Universal X6lp with high..

November 2017

Government urged to tread carefully over potential single-use plastic tax

THE UK Government’s decision to seek views on potentially taxing single-use plastic items in a bid to reduce waste has provoked a mixed response. The..

November 2017