Food & Drink

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

QR codes launch on Madrí bottles as part of ‘soul of Madrid’ campaign

MADRÍ is set to launch the next stage of its El alma de Madrid (The soul of Madrid) multi-million-pound summer marketing campaign with new...

Campden BRI launches new e-book on managing food allergens

CAMPDEN BRI has launched a new e-book designed to help food manufacturers ensure food labelling and allergen information is clear and accurate. ‘Managing Food Allergens’...

Compact case packer looks to ‘maximise efficiencies’ for snacks market

ISHIDA Europe has launched a new version of its ACP-700 series automatic case packing systems (ACP) for snacks and other dry product packs. The ACP-722...

Food waste: being part of the solution

The Scottish Government’s target is to reduce all food waste by 33% by 2025. With data showing at present an estimated 987,890 tonnes of...

Label Apeel targets Scottish growth with new sales manager

LABEL Apeel has appointed Michael Cronan as sales manager for Scotland. The Leicestershire-based label printer is looking to expand the business north of the border,...

FPA Rising Star shortlist revealed following ‘unprecedented’ number of entries

THE Foodservice Packaging Association (FPA) has announced the shortlist for the 2024 FPA Rising Star Award following an 'unprecedented' number of entries. The award celebrates...

Coalition hails results of compostable packaging consumer trial

THE Compostable Coalition UK has reported a five-fold increase in the disposal of compostable packaging in food waste bins, in a 'first-of-its-kind' consumer behaviour...

Klöckner Pentaplast announces ‘major breakthrough’ in food packaging

Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) has announced the launch of what it describes as the first food packaging trays comprising 100% recycled PET (rPET) deriving exclusively...
SIG Combibloc

Fulfilling partnership with SIG Combibloc

Kerry Foods has strengthened its partnership with SIG Combibloc with a new range of premium desserts for Tesco. Five ready-to-serve long life desserts, packaged...

McLaren Packaging becomes a member of Scotland Food & Drink

PORT Glasgow-based McLaren Packaging has joined Scotland Food & Drink, a not-for-profit organisation created to help guide firms towards increased profitability. McLaren’s core business is...