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McDonald's to eliminate foam packaging

McDonald's to eliminate foam packaging from their global system by the end of 2018.

Krones wins 2017 Energy Efficiency Award

The energy-self-sufficient brewery proves persuasive for the expert jury and the general public.

Saying luxury in more ways than ever

The face value of a label is just one part of a consumer’s impression of a bottle or package.


Südpack acquires Seville Flexpack Corporation

Südpack Verpackungen GmbH und Co. KG, one of Europe’s leading providers of flexible packaging solutions, has recently acquired the Seville Flexpack Corporation, based in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.

Klöckner Pentaplast completes acquisition of LINPAC Group

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group, announces the successful completion of the acquisition of LINPAC Senior Holdings Limited and its direct and indirect subsidiaries.

Cosmo Films upgrades its anti-fog film for wider applications

Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films, has come up with an improvised anti-fog film with excellent cold & hot anti fog properties.

INTERPACK Day 1

interpack 2017 full of product launches, press conferences and innovation everywhere.

Kiefel to acquire Austrian Mould & Matic Solutions

Kiefel GmbH of Freilassing, Germany – part of the Brückner Group based in Siegsdorf, Germany – intends to acquire a 100% share in Mould & Matic Solutions GmbH

Global demand for food containers to rise

World demand for food containers will increase 4.5 percent per annum to $139 billion in 2017, according to Freedonia report.

New plastic for intelligent packaging

Packaging that alerts consumers to food which is starting to go off is being developed by researchers at Strathclyde.

Metal detection for vertically packed food product

Food manufacturers can now ensure that their vertically packaged products are of the highest quality with Mettler Toledo Safeline’s new ST Series metal detector.

Cut waste and costs with the new meat tray

Supermarkets and industrial packers in Central and Eastern Europe could see significant reductions in costs and food waste with the launch of a new tray for meat products by Europe’s leading packaging manufacturer, Linpack Packaging.

RPC helps Heinz Beanz to stay fresh in the fridge

RPC Containers Corby has manufactured the convenient plastic jar that is the centrepiece of Heinz’s latest revolution in the packaging of its famous Heinz Beanz.

  New premium trend with juicy fruit sacs

It is no longer just how a drink tastes that is important – nowadays, consumers are also increasingly interested in looking after their bodies by maintaining an optimal fluid balance.

Plastic Hand-Crank Coffee Mill Grinds On-the-Go

Remember the old-fashioned wooden coffee grinders? How about a modern one made of plastic