Packaging Scotland

Food & Drink

Wilkins Group invests to meet cardboard demand

THE Wilkins Group has announced a £150,000 investment on a new Heiber and Schröber tray forming machine to help in the “fight against plastic”...

April 2018

Overseas growth helps Proseal secure Royal seal of approval

PROSEAL is celebrating after bagging a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of International Trade. The tray sealing specialist announced that it..

April 2018

Evolution helps to inspire next generation

PEEBLES-based Evolution Bottling and Packaging Solutions is on a mission to inspire youngsters to include science and technology subjects in their education...

April 2018

Harford system is ‘first choice’ for spirit bottlers

By Roy Green, MD, Harford Control Working with the Scottish spirit industry over several decades has been a long and very educational experience. By working..

April 2018

Made in Scotland: firm’s new product reflects its history

A manufacturer of materials for pressure sensitive self-adhesive labels, tickets and tags has brought to market a new range of papers it is touting as..

April 2018

SAICA goes 4 Gold

CORRUGATED cardboard manufacturer SAICA Pack scooped four Gold gongs at the recent Starpack Awards, including Packaging Team of the Year, which it won jointly..

April 2018

Putting craftmanship on display

Making sure spirits are properly presented on-shelf is a critical factor in sales success, says Peter Conner of Pollard Group THE world likes more than the odd..

April 2018

Plastic pallet solution pays off for spirits giant

A switch from wooden to plastic pallets has reportedly brought a range of benefits for premium spirits specialist The Edrington Group. The company approached..

April 2018

Gin bottling line a first for Ayrshire supplier

AN Ayrshire-based coding and labelling supplier has made its first foray into the booming gin market by supplying a Scots drinks firm with a complete bottling..

April 2018

“Bold” new bottle design seeks to do whisky justice

THE Macallan has unveiled a new look across its range of single malt whiskies. The new broad-shouldered bottle design takes its inspiration from The Macallan..

April 2018