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Coding and marking specialist to provide third party servicing

NEEDHAM Coding has announced the introduction of third party servicing, including spare parts and consumables, for all major brands of continuous ink jet..

February 2018

BBC to end single-use plastic by 2020

THE BBC has announced plans to remove single-use plastics from its operations by 2020. The move follows the outcry over Blue Planet II’s highlighting of..

February 2018

SAICA employees honoured at supplier awards bash

SAICA Pack has scooped two awards at the Nestlé Supplier Awards. The firm’s Paul Gartland and Jackie Moore were awarded the ‘Above and Beyond’ and..

February 2018

Teamwork pays off for Smurfit Kappa with top supplier award

SMURFIT Kappa has won a Nestlé award for a collaborative project which involved optimising the food firm’s packaging and supply chain. Smurfit Kappa has..

February 2018

Machines tipped to star at beer industry trade show

MAKRO Labelling UK has confirmed it will be showcasing Eurostar products at the upcoming SIBA Beer X exhibition after being appointed agents for the Italian..

February 2018

Flexible pack business opts to standardise ink supply

FUSION Flexibles has announced the standardisation of its ink supply across the business. The flexible packaging specialist revealed it is now using the latest..

February 2018

Eco-packaging the ‘natural’ choice for new cosmetics range

A Finnish-based cosmetics firm has chosen Sulapac’s biodegradable eco-designed packaging for a new range of natural products. Naviter, which produces..

February 2018

Sustainable pouch solution tipped to satisfy consumer demand

RPC bpi protec is set to launch a new environmentally-sustainable stand-up pouch product at the upcoming Packaging Innovations show in Birmingham. The..

February 2018

Sustainable cups provide “almost limitless” branding opportunities

Tri-Star Packaging has launched a range of sustainable cups that are said to provide “almost limitless” branding opportunities for caterers. The..

February 2018

Experts to debate “critical time” for packaging recycling

PRISMM Environmental has announced that managing director Mike Jackson will chair a debate in which he will challenge printers, packaging firms and label..

February 2018