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Patak’s Paste Pots Unleash Indian Flavours Easily With Design by Hornall Anderson

    Patak’s Paste Pots Unleash Indian Flavours Easily With Design by Hornall Anderson

A new range of spice Paste Pots by Patak’s has launched into Morrison’s with contemporary packaging design by Hornall Anderson. To showcase the intense aromas and flavours generated by the paste pots and forge a sensory experience for the consumer, graphic squirls feature on the front of pack.
Patak’s wanted to communicate the benefits of its […]

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Purple Patch Cereals’ Stunning New Packs From Qualvis

    Purple Patch Cereals’ Stunning New Packs From Qualvis

Leading print and packaging business, Qualvis, has created a new range of eye-catching packs for Purple Patch Cereals. The new cartons have a hot air balloon theme, displaying bold and vibrant colours, with purple being dominant throughout to reinforce the brand’s identity.
The cereals come in four different flavours: Honey Nut Granola, Honey Nut & Fruit […]

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DS Smith Helps Royal Unibrew Sail to Success

    DS Smith Helps Royal Unibrew Sail to Success

DS Smith has designed and created an eye-catching Viking ship display to help Royal Unibrew’s export brand, Faxe Beer, improve brand recognition among customers in Europe. Faxe Beer, Royal Unibrew’s latest brand, is still a growing product in markets outside of Denmark. The beverage producer approached DS Smith for a dramatic, in-store display to raise […]

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Special Jameson label art created for St Patrick’s Day

    Special Jameson label art created for St Patrick’s Day

For 2017, Jameson, one of the top Irish whiskey brands owned by Pernod Ricard, celebrated by commissioning local artist Steve McCarthy to create a piece of original label art for its Limited Edition Bottle. But this year Jameson took this creativity a step further by introducing the brand’s first ‘connected’ bottle. When the Jameson family […]

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Refreshed Packaging For Ryvita Thins

    Refreshed Packaging For Ryvita Thins

Ryvita is launching a brand-new look for Ryvita Thins – its popular flatbread range. Launched in 2008, the range has grown rapidly in popularity and has quickly become a household staple and snacking favourite. Thanks to its taste and versatility for snacking, sharing, dipping, pre-dinner entertaining and smörgåsbording, plus its variety of flavour selection, the […]

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Pentawards Winners to be Displayed at UK’s Leading Packaging Show

    Pentawards Winners to be Displayed at UK’s Leading Packaging Show

The 2016 Pentawards winners will be showcased at Packaging Innovations 2017, the UK’s leading event dedicated to the packaging industry, which returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 1 & 2 March 2017.
The Pentawards, which celebrated a 10th anniversary last year, is the leading and most prestigious worldwide competition, devoted exclusively to packaging design in all of […]

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Premier Foods Unveils New Look For Sharwoods

    Premier Foods Unveils New Look For Sharwoods

Premier Foods has revealed the new packaging design for the UK’s number one brand in Asian cuisine – Sharwoods – hitting the shelves this month in the UK and internationally. The vibrant design has been developed by award-winning branding consultancy, Coley Porter Bell.
Charged with increasing stand-out and helping consumers engage with the brand better, the agency […]

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Ball collaborates with Ovidias to create drinks can with chocolate inside

    Ball collaborates with Ovidias to create drinks can with chocolate inside

An unlikely collaboration between can-maker, Ball, and Belgian chocolate brand, Ovidias, will see the latter bringing its novel packaging concept to the commercial market.
Ovidias are set to package its chocolate in drinks cans, maintaining freshness and flavour as well as protecting the product during transit, whilst remaining lightweight.
Storing chocolate in a can also preserves the […]

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Crown Food Europe launches new product for dry food market

    Crown Food Europe launches new product for dry food market

Peelfit, a new proprietary metal can designed specifically for the dry food market, has been launched by Crown Food Europe.
Manufactured in the UK, Peelfit addresses demands for greater convenience, lightweighting and product protection in the sector.
The product is fully printable, provides sustainability benefits and utilises direct heat sealing technology to seal a peelable foil directly […]

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Cepac to double size of packaging operation in Doncaster

    Cepac to double size of packaging operation in Doncaster

Packaging supplier Cepac are investing £1 million on expanding its site and digital operation in Doncaster, England.
The project is due to begin in early 2017, following the installation of a new digital printing press in April of this year. This will allow the production of innovative packaging with outstanding graphics with very short customer lead […]

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Irish pack firm enters coffee cup partnership with Frugalpac

    Irish pack firm enters coffee cup partnership with Frugalpac

Clare-based Cup Print has entered into a deal with Frugalpac to install a new packaging machine to produce the UK company’s paper coffee cup.
Frugalpac, whose clients include Starbucks, will use Cup Print’s machine to meet increasingly high demand for its recyclable cups.
Cup Print, based in Ennis, already produces 150 million cups a year for clients […]

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Crown teams up with Ballygowan

Crown has partnered with Irish drinks producer Ballygowan to produce packaging for its new Sparklingly Fruity range of water drinks.
The “refreshingly different” range, recently launched in Ireland, blends together lightly sparkling Ballygowan Water and carefully chosen fruit combinations. They are available in three flavours: raspberry and blackberry; apple, elderflower and lemon; and lemon and mint. […]

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Glen Grant unveils new packaging

UK whisky brand Glen Grant has presented a new packaging design for its new whisky range, which includes 12-year-old, non chill-filtered and 18-year-old variants.
The new packaging includes a new colour palette, helping the consumer to easily identify the different varieties.
The 12-year-old and non chill-filtered whiskies feature a bronze label and casing, while the 18-year-old variant […]

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Asda presents new packaging design for its tea range

Supermarket retaier Asda has introduced a fresh packaging design across its range of own-label tea – including black, speciality, green, fruit and herbal varieties – from design agency Hornall Anderson.
Launching this month, the revamped packaging brings the design into line with current trends in the tea sector and will help the products stand out in a […]

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Rexam creates can designs for Schwarze Eule

Can maker Rexam has extended its partnership with German drinks company BLC Black Labels by packaging three new flavours of its energy drink brand, Schwarze Eule.
Using Rexam’s 250ml slim format and its value-added matte over varnish, the cans display three new eye-catching designs reflecting the premium nature of the brand.
In keeping with the brand’s original […]

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Lyle’s unveils limited-edition design tins

Lyle’s Golden Syrup has introduced two new limited-edition tins – one in celebration of the Queen’s 90th birthday, and the other to mark the upcoming summer barbecue season.
The limited-edition Lyle’s Golden Syrup “happy birthday your majesty” tins feature a special message to the UK and Commonwealth’s longest reigning monarch, as well as a royal carriage design.
It […]

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Schweppes highlights heritage with new labels

Beverage brand Schweppes is revamping its pack design in a bid to showcase its “premium credentials”.
Schweppes 1 litre mixers will feature new black labels, designed to demonstrate the brand’s heritage. According to the brand’s owner, Coca-Cola Enterprises, the new design is also “peppered with adult wit and humour” and is aimed at consumers aged 30-plus.
The new […]

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Grolsch appears in ‘modernised’ bottles

Branding and packaging design consultant Cartils has redesigned Dutch beer brand Grolsch’s primary and secondary packaging to bring its new brand platform, Unconventional by Tradition, to life.
Cartils has simplified and modernised Grolsch’s packaging while retaining the recognisability of the brand’s strong legacy and authenticity. Cartils simplified the logo design and made it more contemporary by […]

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Hennessy unveils V.S.O.P Privilege collection design

Paris-based design agency Appartement 103 has joined forces with cognac house Hennessy to produce a new packaging design for its latest V.S.O.P Privilege Collection Series.
The eye-catching packaging design “elevates the brand through a contemporary and elegant offering”, boasting vibrant metallic colours, subtle embossing and a contrasting mixture of matte and varnish finishing for an abstract final design. The design […]

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Rexam produces limited-edition can design for Czech energy drink

Can maker Rexam has collaborated with Czech energy drinks brand Big Shock to create a range of limited-edition can designs to celebrate the brand’s sponsorship of the Trabant Expedition, the country’s most popular car rally.
Created for Big Shock’s original and gold flavours, the designs reflect the dynamic and adventurous nature of the car expedition, Rexam […]

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Newby Teas presents new designs for year of the monkey

UK tea company, Newby Teas has released two new limited edition loose-leaf black teas in themed caddies to celebrate Chinese New Year.
The year of the monkey-themed tins are based on an 18th century Meissen teapot by porcelain modelleur Johann Joachim Kaendler – part of the world’s largest privately owned tea accessories collection, the Chitra Collection […]

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New design for Bud Light in 2016

    New design for Bud Light in 2016

Bud Light will get a fresh new packaging design in the coming year, including a reimagined Bud Light logo and contemporized primary and secondary packaging. This is the first major overhaul of Bud Light’s visual identity in eight years.
“In 2016, we’ll put a more modern twist on Bud Light, from the way the brand looks […]

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Ultimate Digital creates Xmas bags for Waitrose

    Ultimate Digital creates Xmas bags for Waitrose

Waitrose will surprise this holiday season its customer with personalised cool bags when purchasing the store’s Turkey Breast Parcel.
The unique designs were printed by Ultimate Digital using the variable data workflow on their HP Indigo 20000 wide web digital press.
This project is part of a much larger personalisation campaign introduced by the Waitrose marketing and […]

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GPI’s Box of Delights for M&S Indian Range

    GPI’s Box of Delights for M&S Indian Range

Graphic Packaging International was briefed to create a design for the new M&S Thali range, as they knew a ‘theatrical reveal’ would appeal to consumers selecting this intriguing product.
“M&S is always at the forefront of new product innovation,” commented GPI marketing manager Nikki Clark, “and educating their customers is key to their success.  Our designers […]

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Coca-Cola launches limited edition Christmas on-pack bow-design

    Coca-Cola launches limited edition Christmas on-pack bow-design

 
Featured across Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Zero, Diet Coke and Coca-Cola Life variants, the bottle is designed to help attract shoppers in-store, as well as making for a gift over the festive season.
The idea behind it is for consumers to add the bottle to the dinner table over Christmas and pull on the label to transform the […]

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NEW SIDEL PACKAGING SERVICES WILL HELP UNLOCK THE VALUE OF PET ACROSS SUPPLY CHAINS

Sidel, the leading global provider of PET solutions for liquid packaging, has announced the creation of new packaging development services to help beverage producers worldwide turn their supply chains into value chains.
“Studies in purchasing behaviour suggest that it takes a consumer just three to seven seconds to choose one beverage over another. A well-designed, attractive […]

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Bottle Redesign For Absolut Vodka

    Bottle Redesign For Absolut Vodka

This year, Absolut looks to the future and makes a new mark by introducing a freshly redesigned bottle – an icon for the future made by a passionate group of creatives who push boundaries in their pursuit of perfection.
Since its launch in 1979, the Absolut Vodka bottle has stood out for its shape. The new […]

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The #PepsiChallenge To Redesign The Iconic Pepsi® Can

    The #PepsiChallenge To Redesign The Iconic Pepsi® Can

Pepsi® is putting creative control of its most iconic brand equity, the Pepsi can, in the hands of fans. As part of the 2015 #PepsiChallenge, consumers will have the extraordinary opportunity to re-envision the universally celebrated and recognized can with their own special designs and creative flair in the “Live For Now” Design Challenge.
Led by […]

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Pearlfisher Creates White’s Oats New Portfolio Architecture and Design

    Pearlfisher Creates White’s Oats New Portfolio Architecture and Design

Pearlfisher London has redesigned Irish porridge brand, White’s Oats, creating a foundation for the brand to grow beyond Ireland, into the UK. Work spans creative strategy, brand identity, tone of voice and packaging design.
A once sleepy category, oats is now a rapidly growing market buzzing with activity, innovation and tactical extensions from traditional, own label […]

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Pearlfisher Creates the Future of Innocent Juice On-the-go

Pearlfisher London has re-designed innocent’s on-the-go juice range, completing the picture of innocent as the entrepreneurial leaders in juice. Work spans creative strategy, graphic and structural packaging design.
Innocent’s latest in-home juice carafe proposition has been a great success and the iconic brand wanted to emulate this in the on-the-go (OTG) category, making the carafe proposition […]

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New Look For Bacardi

    New Look For Bacardi

Global spirits group Bacardi has announced the first packaging update to the world’s number one selling rum in more than a decade. Heavily influenced by Art Deco style, the new bottle design reflects the Bacardi brand’s unique heritage and provenance.
Designed in consultation with some of the world’s leading bartenders, the new format has been created […]

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Pearlfisher Partners With Bud Light to Create New Bottle to Celebrate Super Bowl XLIX

    Pearlfisher Partners With Bud Light to Create New Bottle to Celebrate Super Bowl XLIX

Pearlfisher New York has designed Bud Light’s new limited edition aluminum twist Super Bowl XLIX bottle to help fans celebrate the special occasion.
An official sponsor of Super Bowl XLIX, Bud Light wanted to find a way to express passion for the event in an unconventional way. Pearlfisher’s challenge was to help Bud Light harness their […]

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Pearlfisher Partners With Mondelēz International to Create Cadbury Glow

    Pearlfisher Partners With Mondelēz International to Create Cadbury Glow

Mondelēz International, in collaboration with Pearlfisher, Air Innovation and Multi Packaging Solutions, has created Cadbury Glow, a new premium gifting range. Pearlfisher’s work spans brand strategy, brand architecture, brand identity and graphic packaging design.
With a brand like Cadbury, that has an emotional, approachable and warm relationship with consumers, Mondelēz International saw a clear opportunity to […]

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Pearlfisher Designs Roca Patrón – The New Tequila From Patron

    Pearlfisher Designs Roca Patrón – The New Tequila From Patron

Pearlfisher New York has designed the bottle for Roca Patrón, a trio of artisanal small-batch tequilas from Patrón. While Patrón and Gran Patrón are well established lines within the Patrón family, the brand wanted to create a new, elevated offering that focused increasingly on the craft, process and provenance of tequila. The challenge was to […]

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Pearlfisher Redesigns the Ben & Jerry’s Portfolio

    Pearlfisher Redesigns the Ben & Jerry’s Portfolio

Pearlfisher New York has created the new global packaging and architecture for ice cream icon, Ben & Jerry’s. Ben & Jerry’s is an undisputed icon in the ice cream category, known for their whimsical flavour combinations and their social and environmental consciousness. Pearlfisher’s challenge was a global redesign to revamp the Ben & Jerry’s packaging […]

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New food packaging: The environment and stiffness ticked all the right boxes for SAS

    New food packaging: The environment and stiffness ticked all the right boxes for SAS

/INS. Paperboard is a promising material for airline food packaging – it has low weight, can be barrier coated, and can be finished to the required level of elegance and quality feel. Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has recently introduced a new food box made of the folding box board Incada.
“In creating packaging for inflight meals you […]

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Royal Honour for Ishida Europe

    Royal Honour for Ishida Europe

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II congratulates Ishida Europe’s Managing Director Graham Clements at a reception at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the winners of this year’s Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.
Established in 1966, the Queen‘s Award recognises companies for their outstanding entrepreneurship and economic performance. Ishida Europe, the world leader in weighing, packing and quality control solutions, received […]

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“Make it. Use it. Save it.”

HORGEN, SWITZERLAND – May 8, 2014 – Dow’s presence at Interpack 2014 on May 8-14 in Düsseldorf, Germany focused on the theme, “Make it. Use it. Save it.” Visitors were invited to explore these topics at the Dow cube where they displayed numerous products, presented a series of informative PackTalks, and provided an interactive space […]

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Tetra Pak Launches New Carton with Removable Top

Switzerland-based food packaging solutions provider Tetra Pak has launched a new carton package with a separable top for easier recycling.
The new Tetra Top packaging allows consumers to easily separate the plastic top from the carton sleeve at no additional cost, without affecting the pack’s functionality.
The Tetra Top carton package has been developed to meet the […]

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Carlsberg Joins With Suppliers to Eliminate Waste by Developing Next Generation of Packaging

    Carlsberg Joins With Suppliers to Eliminate Waste by Developing Next Generation of Packaging

Carlsberg and selected global suppliers have joined forces to rethink the design and production of packaging material, to develop the next generation of packaging products that are optimised for recycling and reuse, while, at the same time, retaining or improving their quality and value. The approach is increasingly referred to as ‘up-cycling’. The cooperation has […]

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Pearlfisher Revitalises Danone’s Stonyfield Brand Portfolio

    Pearlfisher Revitalises Danone’s Stonyfield Brand Portfolio

Pearlfisher New York has created the new brand architecture, identity, and packaging, for Stonyfield, the leading organic yogurt maker.
Pearlfisher’s challenge was to help unify the growing portfolio of baby and kids yogurts, traditional and Greek yogurts, frozen yogurts, milk and cream; and to convey Stonyfield’s unique organic proposition. Stonyfield’s packaging appeared as a house of […]

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A Transparent Aseptic Package From Ecolean

Ecolean will begin the year 2014 with the launch of a brand new innovation: a transparent, aseptic package solution. The package is called Ecolean Air Aseptic Clear, and with its transparency and light weight it is designed to create a unique position on the market.
Ecolean Air Aseptic Clear makes the product visible for the consumer. […]

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Anheuser-Busch provides relief to tornado victims.

 
Anheuser-Busch is providing 2,156 cases of emergency drinking water-or 51,744 cans-for use by residents affected by the recent storms in Washington, Pekin and East Peoria, IL.
A truck loaded with water left Cartersville, Ga.,  earlier this week and is scheduled to arrive the next morning (Tuesday, Nov. 19) at the local Anheuser-Busch wholesaler, Brewers Distributing Company […]

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Dr Oetker packs revamped by Decide

Home baking brand Dr Oetker has turned to design agency Decide to create new packaging.

The new design is intended to create stronger shelf standout with the range under a single colour. According to Decide, the brief was to bring the design in line with the brand’s essence: quality, innovation, heritage and expertise.
The top half of […]

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Deli Wraps packs redesigned by Holmes & Marchant.

Design agency Homes & Marchant has created new packs for Mission Foods’ range of Deli Wraps.
Holmes & Marchant was tasked with creating a redesign of the packaging as part of a move to broaden the brand’s appeal and help its products to stand out on the shelf.
Consumer research revealed that the Deli Wraps range appeals […]

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Pearlfisher designs packaging for Lurpak’s Slow Churned butter.

Independent design agency Pearlfisher has created the packaging for Lurpak’s new Slow Churned butter.

The presentation pack comes in the form of a fully recyclable brushed aluminium butter dish, and Pearlfisher handled brand strategy, structure innovation, packaging design and in-home experience.
Rory Fegan, Pearlfisher senior strategist, said the design had to sit well with Lurpak’s established branding. […]

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Honey designs packaging for Irwin’s Bakery buns.

London-based design firm Honey has designed the new Joeys cake brand and packaging for Irwin’s Bakery.

The packaging copy features jokes, facts and hidden details that encourage kids to interact with the packaging.
The madeira buns are being marketed as a different type of bun, made inside out with the filling on the outside.
Honey said the bold […]

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Pure designs New Covent Garden Soup Company ‘Skinny’ packs

Nottingham-based brand & packaging agency Pure has designed the packaging for a range of soups for the New Covent Garden Soup Company.

The ‘Skinny’ pack design features a bright green theme and low fat markers on the gable of cartons, and also makes use of illustration for featured ingredients.
Pure’s founder and creative director David Rogers said […]

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Zeo’s first festive pack created by Bluemarlin.

Soft drinks brand Zeo has unveiled its first limited edition festive pack, designed by Bluemarlin.

The Zeo Tingle Bells pack has taken inspiration from “retro-style” Christmas jumpers with a knitted logo and snowflake appearing to be stitched onto the cap. Metallic gold labels have also been incorporated onto the bottle.
Bluemarlin London creative director Simon Pendry said: […]

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Truett-Hurst Inc. introduces first paper wine bottle in the U.S.

Wine industry leader in innovation Truett-Hurst Inc. wine company of Healdsburg, CA, says no to marketing green-washing. The release of the first paper wine bottle in the U.S. from Truett-Hurst Inc. is the real thing. The paper wine bottle, branded PaperBoy, is a molded outer shell in the shape of a wine bottle, made from […]

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Cadbury Dairy Milk Wrapper Redesign Launches

Confectionary group Cadbury is introducing a more “accessible” Dairy Milk wrapper design on its bars this month as it aims to align the product more closely with its new “informal” marketing campaign.
It’s the 23rd time that Dairy   Milk has been repackaged over the 108 years since the chocolate bar was first introduced and it adds […]

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Venezuela’s first ambient yogurt uses barrier PET packaging

Empresas Polar, a leading Venezuelan food and beverage manufacturer, has broken new ground with the commercial launch of the first ambient stored yogurt in Venezuela. The non-refrigerated pourable yogurt, called MiGurt, is packaged in an aseptically filled, 750-gram barrier polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle from Amcor Rigid Plastics.
 
Empresas Polar made its entry into the Venezuelan yogurt […]

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Malibu Red gets groundbreaking design

To increase shelf appeal and consumer interest for its new addition to the Malibu family, France-based beverage manufacturer Pernod Ricard looked to Eastman Chemical Company and Embrace copolyester when creating labels for Malibu Red, a rum and tequila liqueur. Embrace offers superior clarity and high gloss to showcase graphics as well as eye-catching 360-degree graphic […]

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