Packaging Scotland


Ardagh helps shape new-look whisky bottle

ARDAGH Group has unveiled the new William Grant ‘Triplewood’ whisky bottle, which has been redesigned for a global relaunch of its whisky range. Ardagh..

September 2018

Glass bottles prove fruitful for Magners

MAGNERS Irish Cider’s Dark Fruit flavour is now available in glass bottles across the UK. The 500ml bottle, which features purple labelling, is available in..

August 2018

New drinks bottle allows consumers to customise sugar intake

GLASS specialist Beatson Clark has produced a new bottle designed to help fight the war on sugar by allowing consumers to control the amount of sugar in their..

July 2018

Irvine glass plant recognised for sustainability innovation

ARDAGH Group has won a sustainability innovation award at the inaugural International Beverage Awards, held recently in Tokyo. The business fought off..

July 2018

Pack competition helps students get creative

ALLIED Glass was recently at the forefront of a competition to create a premium gin pack for the Leeds Gin Brand. The firm teamed up with the Retail..

May 2018

Ardagh Group implements ‘industry first’ battery system in Irvine

GLASS producer Ardagh Group has implemented a sustainable battery storage system at its container plant in Irvine. The firm aims to increase resilience and..

April 2018

Top glass: manufacturer hails Scots spirits sector

Stölzle Glass Group has hailed the Scottish spirits sector as “the major driver” of its premium spirits brand. The global manufacturer, which has over 200..

April 2018

Glass specialist is in the black

BEATSON Clark’s black spray coating decoration technique wowed visitors at this year’s SIBA BeerX event in Liverpool. The two-day exhibition is a dedicated..

April 2018

Sculpting software helps achieve stylish makeover

BEATSON Clark has used technology to provide a makeover to the Very Lazy range of ready-chopped ingredients. The glass manufacturer revealed it had used the..

March 2018

Glass packaging specialist announces £2m investment

BEATSON Clark has announced a £2 million+ investment at its Rotherham plant. The glass packaging specialist said the cash covered all areas from glass melting..

February 2018