Food & Drink

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

New dispensing cap shakes up the market

A new cap that dispenses dry and liquid ingredients into a PET bottle containing still or carbonated water has been developed by Incap Ltd. Allowing...

Colpac retains AA rating after packaging audit

FOOD packaging specialist Colpac has announced it has retained its AA rating in a recent BRC packaging audit. The firm said the BRC Global Standard for...
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Bacon brand switches to recyclable pack

BACON producer Denhay has switched its packaging to fully recyclable clear trays made from 25% recycled plastic

SharpEnd announces capital injection from Guala Closures

SharpEnd, a London-based Agency of Things, has announced it has signed a strategic partnership with Guala Closures Group, a manufacturer of closures for spirits...

Speakers to debate the big issues at Foodex 2018

THE speaker line-up has been confirmed for Foodex 2018, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham from April 16-18. The trade event for the food...

Bamboo fibre cups launched for hot drinks

CELEBRATION Packaging has launched a new range of double-wall hot drink cups made from bamboo fibre. The cups, which come under the firm's EnviroWare brand,...

Casserole-style dishes enhance new ready meals

RPC Barrier Containers is supplying a new thermoformed barrier plastic tray in the style of a casserole dish for leading French ready meal producer...

Polish ice-cream producer has sustainability licked!

POLISH producer Bracia Koral is introducing reusable ice-cream packs. The PET jars from RPC PET Power can be reused for many different purposes, offering customers a...

Cans help boost drink producer’s sustainability ethos

BALL Corporation has announced it has created cans for Ölgerðin's AVA fruit water brand in response to the growing popularity of cans in the Icelandic market. With...
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Automatic for the people?

Robots are often blamed for forcing humans onto the dole queue but new evidence suggests automation in sectors like food and drink may be...