Packaging Scotland

Food & Drink

Teamwork pays off for Smurfit Kappa with top supplier award

SMURFIT Kappa has won a Nestlé award for a collaborative project which involved optimising the food firm’s packaging and supply chain. Smurfit Kappa has..

February 2018

Sustainable pouch solution tipped to satisfy consumer demand

RPC bpi protec is set to launch a new environmentally-sustainable stand-up pouch product at the upcoming Packaging Innovations show in Birmingham. The..

February 2018

Sustainable cups provide “almost limitless” branding opportunities

Tri-Star Packaging has launched a range of sustainable cups that are said to provide “almost limitless” branding opportunities for caterers. The..

February 2018

Ovenable tray helps bring Detroit-style pizzas to UK homes

FOLDING carton specialist Graphic Packaging International (GPI) has teamed up with with 2 Sisters Food Group (2SFG) to launch a new carton with an ovenable..

February 2018

Food packs lead to double award win for Wipak Group

HIGH barrier flexible packaging specialist, The Wipak Group, has celebrated a double triumph at the 2018 WorldStar Packaging Awards. The business, which has a..

January 2018

Sustainable fruit packaging helps drive sales boom

SMURFIT Kappa has claimed its sustainable packaging has helped a Polish fresh fruit provider increase sales by 50%. The packaging specialist was approached by..

January 2018

IBC container puts safety first

AN IBC container described as helping food manufacturers and processors keep detergents and disinfectants safe will feature on the RPC Sæplast stand at this..

January 2018

Meypack to unveil new case packer for small pouches

SPECIALIST individual end-packaging solutions provider Meypack is set to use this year’s Anuga FoodTec event to showcase a variation of the VP600..

January 2018

Calls grow for more vegan confectionery

RESEARCH has revealed that 28% of German consumers would like to see more variety of clearly labelled vegetarian and vegan confectionery. This number rises to..

January 2018

Bespoke bottle chosen for limited edition Valentine’s Gin

EDINBURGH Gin has unveiled a limited-edition Valentine’s Gin, presented in a new art deco bespoke bottle. The bottles, designed by Stranger and Stranger,..

January 2018