Food & Drink

Find out the latest food and drink news from the packaging industry

Laser etched Tesco avocados

Tesco to ‘tattoo’ avocados in dramatic sustainability move

TESCO is to trial laser etching its extra large avocados in place of the use of traditional barcode stickers. Describing it as a 'dramatic' change,...
Magnum Scotch malt whisky cream liqueur

Liqueur brand launches global production facility in Kirkcaldy

MAGNUM Scotch malt whisky cream liqueur has announced the launch of what it describes as the only global production and bottling centre of its...
ULMA flow wrapper

Glasgow pizza business tastes success with new flow wrapper

GLASGOW-based Victor Pizza Company has reportedly improved productivity after investing in a new Sienna flow wrapper from ULMA. The family-owned business supplies a range of...
Young Spirits

Edinburgh spirits sector specialist celebrates FSSC accreditation

EDINBURGH-based bottling, packaging and labelling specialist Young Spirits has been accredited by one of the food and drink industry’s most prestigious quality assurance schemes:...

Plastic-free hood for sparkling products preparing for launch

AMCOR Capsules, which specialises in the design and manufacture of capsules, closures, and foils for still wines, sparkling wines, and spirits, will launch ESSENTIELLE,...

Coca-Cola unveils Euro 2024 packs

COCA-Cola Zero Sugar packs are to feature QR codes which will give consumers the chance to win thousands of football prizes throughout the UEFA...

Enabling ‘farm to fork’ efficiency between supermarkets and producers

Consumers across the UK are facing a cost-of-living crisis. As a result, many retailers and supermarkets are striving to keep their costs down, so...

Award joy for Sabert with Snap2Go recyclable solution

SABERT Corporation Europe has triumphed in the New Product category of The British Sandwich & Food to Go Industry Awards – The Sammies –...

Olive producer increases efficiency with new multihead weighers

THE installation of four Ishida RVE multihead weighers at a French olive and spreads manufacturer has reportedly enabled the company to increase productivity by...

Mackie’s of Scotland unveils new ‘cutting-edge’ ice packaging machine

MACKIE'S of Scotland has unveiled a new packaging machine capable of filling 30 bags of ice per minute, in what the firm said represents...