Packaging Scotland

Food & Drink

Distiller takes scientific approach to new bottle

DISTILLER William Grant & Sons has unveiled the new bottle design for its modified Ailsa Bay single malt whisky. The new bottle’s “contemporary” look..

August 2018

SIG offers on-the-go convenience with Heat&Go packs

THE first product to appear on shelves utilising SIG’s Heat&Go packaging has been launched in South Korea. South Korea’s Seoul Dairy Cooperative’s..

August 2018

It all starts with the right primary packaging

Anthony Debus, head of UK sales at aluminium packaging manufacturer Advanta, explains why more food technologists are applying a ‘treat the cause, not..

August 2018

Glass bottles prove fruitful for Magners

MAGNERS Irish Cider’s Dark Fruit flavour is now available in glass bottles across the UK. The 500ml bottle, which features purple labelling, is available in..

August 2018

Adaptability is key for long-standing firm

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE Label manufacturer Smith & McLaurin has been servicing the packaging sector since 1849 with an extensive offering and a focus on..

July 2018

Biopolymer has “massive” potential

HOPING to turn the tide of both food and packaging waste is Scottish biotechnology company CuanTec, with an innovative new solution using langoustine shells...

July 2018

Sustainable innovation helps answer the challenge of food and packaging waste

Sue Mohan, sales director at RPC bpi protec, tells Packaging Scotland how sustainable innovation in film and laminates is helping meet the needs for today’s..

July 2018

FlatSkin board gets SEAL of approval

SEALPAC UK has launched a new product which the firm claims uses up to 75% less plastic than regular packaging. FlatSkin has been described as “ideal” for..

July 2018

New thermoformed pack features intriguing twist

CHARPAK’S green credentials are in evidence with the firm’s latest patented innovation Twist-Loc, an rPET thermoformed container which can be used across..

July 2018

Deli pot range is good to go

TRI-Star Packaging has introduced a new addition to its deli pot range which the firm said brings “more world-first packaging innovation” to the food-to-go..

July 2018