Aluminium packaging recycling rates continue to rise

NEW figures have revealed a significant increase in aluminium packaging recycling volumes. Data released by the Environment Agency showed that 35,232 tonnes of aluminium packaging...
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‘Position, position, position’

Where to place an x-ray inspection system in the line can be a critical factor in achieving the best food quality and safety, explains Glen Oxborough of Ishida Europe
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New innovation keeps customers connected

PRODUCT packaging accessed using mobile phones may sound like a strange concept, but one Internet of Things (IoT) firm insists such connected packaging is the future.
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Carbon debate takes centre stage at NEC

ANOTHER successful Packaging Innovations exhibition is in the books. Taking place in late February in Birmingham, just before coronavirus wreaked havoc with trade shows across the UK and beyond, more than 300 exhibitors showed off their latest solutions and innovations at the busy event.

Tyneside and Wearside in perfect partnership

NORTH East businesses are stronger when working together. That's the message from the UK’s oldest independent fishcake manufacturer, Larry’s Fishcakes, who have joined forces with...

Sheep Print introduces solution for launch of food products

ONE of the leading UK suppliers of labelling solutions for plastic containers, Sheep Print is targeting new product development managers with a low run in-mould...

RPC is top of the Christmas pots

RPC Bebo UK has supplied the plastic pots for Simpson’s of Manchester’s Christmas Puddings, being sold exclusively through Spar supermarkets for the 2014 season. Still...