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New pot blends the old with the new

Tri-Star Packaging has unveiled a ‘game-changing’ next-generation food-to-go pot. The JARR is said to combine an ‘industry-first shape’..

August 2017

Krones hails success of online service

KRONES UK has revealed its online shop, where customers can obtain instant quotations for spare parts, is generating over 600 clicks per month. Krones launched..

August 2017

Manufacturer puts some colour into outer packaging

WAVEGRIP is hoping to help drink producers stand out from the crowd after announcing the availability of its can carriers in a range of different colours. The..

August 2017

‘Self-monitoring’ coder tipped to reduce business risks

INTERACTIVE Coding Equipment (ICE) has introduced a new thermal transfer overprinter (TTO), which the firm says can monitor and report on the quality of each..

August 2017

RPC unveils foam modelling studio

RPC’s design team has built a new foam modelling studio, which the firm said will allow it to quickly make and test mock-ups of packs before release..

August 2017

Edinburgh Gin gives fruit liqueurs a makeover

EDINBURGH Gin has introduced a fresh look for its fruit gin liqueurs. The new bottles, hand-blown by artisan glassmakers in Italy, feature an embossed logo and..

August 2017

Port Glasgow business helps firms reduce carbon footprint

PORT Glasgow-based McLaren Packaging has proved its green credentials by securing Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) accreditation. The firm, which specialises..

August 2017

Smurfit Kappa thinks inside the box for award-winning pack

A box produced by Smurfit Kappa to help to tackle the issue a food waste has won a top award. The ‘Wonky Veg Box’ has been named ‘Product of the Year’..

August 2017

Breathable film scoops top award

A breathable film created by RPC bpi protec has been named winner of a top sustainability award. The X-Hance film scooped the gong in the Cutting Food Waste..

July 2017

Denny Bros teams up with artist to support charity

Suffolk-based print firm Denny Bros has teamed up with a leading artist to create two pieces of art as part of a project supporting a local mental health..

July 2017