Packaging Scotland

Food & Drink

Deadline deposit – Why we need a DRS that works for Scotland

By Marcel Arsand, Ball sustainability manager and chairman of The Can Makers. He is set to speak at the Designing a world leading recycling system in Scotland..

June 2019

Plastic-free water bottle scoops innovation design prize

A compostable water bottle has won an international plastic-free innovation design award. The Cove bottle triumphed at the world’s first Plastic-Free Awards..

June 2019

‘Market-changing’ solution earns Parkside top award

PARKSIDE has won a Worldstar Packaging Award after teaming up with Northcoast Seafoods to create a reclosable pack for frozen foods. The firm triumphed won..

June 2019

Coffee shops urged to switch to fully recyclable cups

A petition calling on UK coffee shops to review their current paper cup suppliers has reached over 5,000 signatures ahead of World Environment Day. The..

June 2019

Selig technology earns technical innovation prize

SELIG has been awarded an Alufoil Trophy in recognition of its GlassFuze technology, which the firm believes is the first induction heat seal to provide a..

June 2019

Charpak makes senior Scottish appointment

JONATHAN Pearson has been tasked with developing Charpak’s Scottish packaging offering after being appointed new business development manager. Based in..

May 2019

Eden Springs to launch eco-friendly reusable paper cup

CARBON neutral water and coffee service company Eden Springs has announced the launch of its new reusable paper cup. The Eden BIO cup is described as an..

May 2019

The Can Makers launches online hub to provide ‘clarity’ on sustainability

THE Can Makers has launched a new website portal dedicated to sustainability. The UK trade body for drinks can manufacturers has described the portal as a..

May 2019

Machinery manufacturer backs ‘sustainable innovation’

ULMA Packaging has launched a new project designed to help food industry manufacturers tackle sustainability challenges. The #ULMAweCare project was launched..

May 2019

Feeling foxy: Heverlee unveils limited-edition cans and packaging

BEER brand Heverlee has collaborated with a Belgian street artist to design a range of limited-edition cans and packaging. The range features artist Dzia’s..

May 2019

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