UK urged to reform composting infrastructure to meet environmental goals

BRITAIN’s ‘hotch-potch’ composting infrastructure must be reformed to help achieve ambitious environmental targets, according to compostable packaging developer TIPA. The UK Government is set to...

Holographic tear tape ‘unlocks new possibilities’ for packaging opening experience

FILTRONA Tapes has announced it has reintroduced its holographic tear tape range to enable brands and packaging suppliers to deliver on pack impact and...

Mondi helps deliver aluminium-free paper-based packs for major brand

UNILEVER and Mondi have teamed up to develop a new high barrier paper-based packaging material for Unilever’s Colman’s dry Meal Maker and Sauces range. By...

Vegware celebrates composting milestone

SCOTTISH packaging company Vegware has announced the business has reached a new milestone with waste collections. Close the Loop, the brand’s trade waste collections for...
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Compostable sandwich packaging on trial at Glastonbury

THE Co-op will trial fully compostable sandwich packaging in a pop-up store at the Glastonbury festival this week

Estrella opts for paperboard solution on multi-packs

GRAPHIC Packaging has announced it has teamed up with Estrella Damm to replace 100% of its plastic shrink wrap packaging with paperboard alternatives on...

Triple-head filling machine launched by Smurfit Kappa

SMURFIT Kappa has introduced a new "high speed" triple headed automatic filling machine, said to be capable of filling up to 45 3L Bag-in-Box (BIB)...

AIPIA dates confirmed

The congress of the Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association (AIPIA) will be held in Nuremberg on 23, 24 and 25 September at the...

Glasgow packaging firm placed on Critical Infrastructure list to help fight Covid-19

GLASGOW-based packaging specialist Cullen has announced the business will continue to operate its corrugate packaging and moulded pulp factories to help support frontline services in...

HD printing helps bring Christmas beer to life

CAN manufacturing specialist Ball has teamed up with Carlsberg Srbija Group to create an exclusive can design for Tuborg’s Christmas beer. Ball explained the design...