Food & Drink

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

Absolut Vodka and Sprite partner to launch ready-to-drink cocktail

ABSOLUT Vodka's 'iconic' bottle shape has been put front and centre on the packs of a new ready-to-drink (RTD) Absolut Vodka and Sprite cocktail. The...

M&S reduces plastic in its café sandwich packs by 79%

MARKS & Spencer has introduced new recyclable paper packaging across its range of sandwiches and toasties available in its cafés. Launching this month, the M&S...

Coca-Cola trials removing labels from Sprite on-the-go bottles

LABELS are to be temporarily removed from Sprite on-the-go bottles as part of Coca-Cola's trial of 'label-less' packaging. The pilot will see labels on single...

Berry launches new ‘game-changing’ reusable tableware range

BERRY Global has launched its new reusable tableware range to help the food service industry meet demand for sustainable packaging solutions. The launch comes in...

Coca-Cola celebrates ‘perfect pairing’ with on-pack promotion

COCA-Cola packs are to feature QR codes that, once scanned, will give consumers the chance to win a series of pizza-related prizes. The Love Pizza? Win...

Antalis signs binding agreement to acquire Pakella

ANTALIS has announced it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Pakella, a specialist in the distribution and manufacturing of industrial and food packaging...

Xampla secures funding boost to advance production of plant-based materials

XAMPLA has completed a funding round raising $7 million, which will be used to advance production of the UK company’s biodegradable, plant-based materials as...

Craft peanut butter brand makes the switch to bespoke glass jars

A UK peanut butter brand has switched to a bespoke glass jar designed and manufactured by Beatson Clark. Described as ‘the Champagne of peanut butters’,...

Celebration launches rPET tamper-evident range of food packaging

CELEBRATION Packaging has announced the launch of a new range of tamper-evident food packaging made from a minimum of 30% recycled PET. The range, introduced...

Home compostability certification for Metsä Board paperboards

Metsä Board has announced that is has achieved home compostability certification for all its white kraftliners and folding boxboards (excluding PE-coated grades). The certification was...