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Smaller burger box is the “natural” choice

EDINBURGH-headquartered eco packaging manufacturer Vegware has launched a new five-inch burger box, which the company has described as “perfect” for..

October 2017

Apeel-ing to Scotland: Label Apeel heads north

Label Apeel, award-winning printers based in Leicestershire, have opened a permanent office in Alloa following a rise in demand for their labelling knowledge..

October 2017

SMEs ‘not looking to cut packaging costs’

95% of British SMEs aren’t looking to reduce their packaging costs in the near future, according to new research. The YouGov survey, commissioned by Davpack..

October 2017

Events align to create perfect storm for sectors

THE dual challenges of Brexit and climate change have come together to cause a “major impact” to the food industry and the supply of flexible packaging...

October 2017

Awards celebrate industry excellence

Packaging Scotland’s Fraser Rummens reports from the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2017 in Birmingham OVER 400 of the industry’s best and brightest gathered..

October 2017

Interactive experience offered at PPMA Show

Annual event returned to Birmingham with a wide range of innovations on show. Fraser Rummens reports THE buzz and whirr of machinery filled the NEC Birmingham..

October 2017

New film highlights role of steel packaging in tackling food waste

THE Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (APEAL) has produced a new film outling the food preservation qualities of steel packaging. The..

October 2017

New GOURMET packaging is the cat’s meow

Culinary-inspired cat food brand Purina GOURMET has unveiled its new packaging design in a bid to “enhance brand premiumisation”. The new packaging..

October 2017

Spreadable cheese packaging gets a makeover

RPC Bebo Bouxwiller has helped a French cheese producer enhance the packaging for one of its products. Les Fruitières du Vallon de Sancey is an agricultural..

October 2017

Flexible firms name new group engineering boss

FLEXIBLE packaging manufacturers Mercury Packaging and CPS Flexible have appointed Carl Woolrich as group engineering manager. He is the first key appointment..

October 2017