Packaging Scotland

Food & Drink

Wipak takes ‘Direct’ action with new technology

THE Wipak Group has launched a new digital printing concept in response to the food sector’s growing demand for more processing agility. The firm said it..

June 2017

Beatson Clark makes mini Vimto bottles for Middle East market

British soft drink Vimto has been made available to consumers in the Middle East in special miniature bottles designed and manufactured by UK glass packaging..

May 2017

Glass tops class in food safety and recycling survey

More than half of UK consumers want food and drink in glass packaging, according to a recently published survey. The independent survey, which was commissioned..

May 2017

APEAL backs report into reducing food waste

APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging, has welcomed a European Parliament report on reducing food waste and improving safety The..

May 2017

Limited edition lager packs scoop top awards

TENNENT’S is celebrating after two of the firm’s recently released limited edition bottle packs picked up awards at the European Flexographic..

April 2017

Box manufacturer raises a glass

Pollard Boxes has produced the “luxurious” presentation box for a recently launched blended malt whisky from Chivas Regal. Chivas Regal Ultis is Chivas..

April 2017

A fresh look for blended whiskies

NEW packaging designs have been unveiled for Pig’s Nose and Sheep Dip blended whiskies. Produced in Scotland as part of the Ian Macleod Distillers’..

April 2017

Inveralmond beers get a revamp

Perth-based beer brand Inveralmond has been given a fresh look as the brand marks its 20th anniversary of brewing. Inveralmond has also added a new beer..

April 2017

Spirit cap moulders fight the fakes

Counterfeiting in the drinks industry is a multi-million pound industry. But, thanks to new security measures, including anti-refill and tamper evidence caps,..

April 2017

Staying ahead of the game

Neil Goldman, managing director of Colpac, explains the complexities of sustainable food packaging ENVIRONMENTAL sustainability and business don’t always go..

April 2017