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Plenish drinks get plush new bottle design

    Plenish drinks get plush new bottle design

RPC Promens Consumer Llantrisant has provided a new custom-moulded 330ml bottle for London-based Plenish that will pack three flavours of their Water+ range.
The clear bottle creates an enhanced on-shelf impression, with a svelte and imposing aura, according to RPC. They also indicate that the bottle’s understated curves merge into a large area, which is ideal […]

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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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New packaging machinery for grapes cuts costs and reduces environmental impact

    New packaging machinery for grapes cuts costs and reduces environmental impact

South African grape supplier Karsten Group has introduced new heat-sealing equipment that will keep costs down while protecting the environment.
The twin lane machine is capable of sealing up to 200 packs a minute, upgrading from low wrapping to heat-sealed punnets.
Manufactured by Packaging Automation (PA), the new packaging will be more widely recyclable. The machinery, meanwhile, […]

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Packaging firm warns of rising prices if pound continues to fall

    Packaging firm warns of rising prices if pound continues to fall

As the pound continues to weaken following the UK’s decision to leave the EU, fears are spreading that the price of packaging could rise significantly.
South African paper packaging giant Mondi has indicated that many of its UK contracts, on products such as Twinings Tea, contained clauses that meant they could be recalculated in light of […]

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JDO gives Baltika beer a new bottle design

    JDO gives Baltika beer a new bottle design

One of Russia’s most popular beer brands, Baltika 3, is set to get a facelift with a new bottle design from JDO Brand & Design.
The Carlsberg-owned beer was aiming to elevate its position among international premium beers, while countering the threat of counterfeit beer products.
JDO was tasked with creating a more premium and modern design […]

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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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Optima Introduces Entry-Level Solution to Turnkey Technologies

Optima Packaging has widened its machine range to incorporate new entry-level solutions.

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Jack Link’s Revises Updates Jerky Recipe and Packaging

Jack Link’s, the brand the produces meat snacks, has revised the recipe of its beef jerky and debuted a brand new pack design.

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Clariant Creates Blow-moulding Equipment for PET Bottles

Switzerland-located Clariant has created new blow-moulding tools that allow consumers to assess colour and additive masterbatches performance in real-world applications.

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Checkweigher Line by Thermo Scientific Versa Flex Designed for Dry Applications

The Thermo Fisher Scientific Versa platform has a new checkweigher line for dry applications.

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The SAES Group Obtains Italian Films Manufacturer Metalvuoto

SAES Group, an Italy-baseed company, has signed an agreement to obtain a 70% stake in Metalvuoto, a Lombardy-based manufacturer of plastic films for food storage applications, with an engagement to widen its shareholding to 100% within the following two years.

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Boyne Brewhouse Partners with Beatson Clark to Supply Embossed Bottles

Craft brewery, Boyne Brewhouse has contracted Beatson Clark to supply new embossed bottles for the packaging of its variety of craft beers.

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Parkside Packaging Debuts Reclosable Share bag for Seabrook Crisps

Parkside Packaging Ltd, a UK-base speciality packaging manufacturer, has created a new reclosable share bag for crisps producer Seabrook Crisps.

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New SIG Combibloc Tray Capable of Utilization in both Transit and Retail

A new display tray has been developed by SIG Combibloc, to be utilized for tall, slim beverage cartons.

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Qualvis Obtains BRC ‘AA’ Grading Certificate for Carton Packaging

The Qualvis Print and Packaging company has been awarded a BRC ‘AA’ grading high hygiene level certificate for its carton manufacturing.

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Levissima Introduces New 750ml bottle

Italian bottling company, Levissima, part of the Sanpellegrino Group, has debuted its new #LA75 bottle, which is a product of the partnership between the brand and PET Engineering.

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Bosch Introduces New Biscuit with US Packaging System

Bosch Packaging Technology, head-quartered in Germany, has released its new biscuit on edge packaging system in the US, which is fashioned to assist biscuit wrapping manufacturers.

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Refresco Aquires Whitlock Packaging

The Refresco Group, which is Europe’s largest soft drinks bottler, is set to acquire US-based bottler company, Whitlock Packaging for approximately £98m.

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Bart Ingredients Purchases Automatic Sleeve Wrapping Machine by Adpak

Bart Ingredients, a Bristol-based herb and spice manufacturer, has invested in a sleeving kit produced by Adpak Machinery Systems.

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New Inquiry of the Impact of Food Waste Released by EFRA

A new inquiry has been released by the UK Government’s Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) committee, focusing on the economic, environmental and social impact of food waste.

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Snap & Squeeze sachets Launched by Rowse

Rowse, a honey brand company, will launch Snap & Squeeze sachets to play a hand in the carried-out breakfast market.

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Co Yo Designs New Product Lids and Increases Production Premises Size

The Co Yo company has created a new design for their pot lids and has increased the size of its production premises in order to widen sales at the business.

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New Injection-moulded Bottle Handles Produced by Roberts PolyPro

Roberts PolyPro, located in the United States, has revealed new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) injection-moulded bottle handles, which are able to save up to 25% of source materials.

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Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury Celebrates 70 years in Business

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury, formerly  Chadwicks of Bury, is celebrating 70 years in flexible packaging.
Today CFP Bury is the world’s leading manufacturer of pre-cut lids and its success can  be traced back to the humble milk bottle top.
In 1935 Ronald Chadwick began work as a general supplier to the farming community around Bury offering local farmers […]

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Organic Agave Nectar Released by The Groovy Food Company

The Groovy Food Company has released a new 750ml bottle specifically for their organic light amber & mild agave nectar, which will be utilized in both bars and restaurants.

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Frugalpac’s Recyclable Paper Cups to be Tested by Starbucks

Recyclable paper coffee cups produced by the packaging technology company Frugalpac will be used for a test-run by Starbucks.

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Caps Cases Expansion with HP Digital Printer

Caps Cases, a packaging company, has increased printing efficiency with the new HP digital technology.

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Filtec Releases Auratec Pressure Detection Unit

Filtec, an Inline inspection technology manufacturer, has recently released Auratec, a new pressure detection unit for can containers products that are made from glass and aluminium material.

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Irplast Creates Sticky Food-grade Tape for Fresh Produce Products

A new sticky tape has been developed by the company, Irplast, to meet “specific demand from the fruit and vegetable market” for a secure and adaptable band for labeling and wrapping particular servings of singular produce.

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Parkside Produces Pliable Packaging for Poultry Products

Parkside has produced a new pliable packaging to decrease bacteria growth on the outer packaging of fresh poultry products.

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Pollard Boxes Manufactures New Box for Hotel Chocolat

A premium presentation box is being produced by Pollard Boxes for the brand new variety from Hotel Chocolat.

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Bell Launches New Food Packaging Business

Bell Packaging have issued that they can now provide Jetran® packaging acceptable for presenting food products.

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Aimplas Creates New Biopolymers to Produce Special Packaging

Aimplas, a Spanish research institute, has created new biopolymers for the production of biodegradable packaging that is resistant to sterilisation and pasteurisation.

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Easypack Releases the Packstation

The Packstation, an adaptable packaging worskpace, has just been released by Easypack.

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New Plastic Packaging Creates Longer Shelf-life for Pasta and Cheese Products

Aimplas, a plastics research institute, has produced a new type of tenable packaging that considerably stretches the shelf-life of cheese and fresh pasta.

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Sabert Purchases US Firm Mullinix

Sabert Corporation, a New Jersey-established global food packaging company, recently secured Mullinix Packages, a US supplier of plastic packaging solutions to food processors and the food service industry, from private equity investment firm Mason Wells.

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New 3000 Compact by Buhrs to Wrapping System Range

The brand new Buhrs 3000 Compact Poly & Paper Wrapping System is now being promoted by Friedheim International.

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Anchor Packaging Launches New 7.25” Bowls

Anchor Packaging, Inc. released the current addition to the accomplished Incredi-Bowls® line of microwavable bowls and lids.

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New ‘Bourbon and Burger’ Promotion from Jim Beam

The Bourbon brand Jim Beam plans to celebrate the summer by launching a “bourbon and burger box promotion” for the United Kingdom on-trade throughout the months of July and August.

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KernPack Develops Increase in the Free From Markets

The owner of Wheat Free Direct Bakery, Colin Sneddon, turned to KernPack, concluding he could present high quality products to the market and spread them to a wider consumer base in the UK and Canada.

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Hartley’s Launches New Back-to-school Jelly Campaign

Hartley’s is set to release a new campaign, Hartley’s Your Lunchbox, during the back-to-school period, to promote its jelly pots.

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Solidus Solutions Wins Sustainability Award for Bio-Based

The proficient team of product engineers behind Solidus Solutions has created fully-sustainable solid board packaging that is enhanced with the recycled fibres of tomato plants.

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Advancement in Customer Outlook Toward Paper-based Packaging

The US Paper and Packaging Board has a year-old national promotional campaign, which has observed an advancement in the outlook of customers toward paper-based product packaging.

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SABIC Establishes new Flowpact PP

SABIC, head-quartered in Saudi Arabia has produced the new Flowpact polypropylene (PP) impact copolymers, which will help in the manufacture of injection-moulded rigid packaging.

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ThermoShape Technology to be Commercialized US by Plastipak and AriZona

Plastipak, a plastic packaging manufacturer, has coproduced with AriZona Beverages to commercialise the very first ThermoShape lightweight hot-fill technology in the United States.

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LVF Plans to Expand the Packaging Market for Larger Slices of Cake

A new variety of two part domes for cake packaging has been released by Leeds Vacuum Formers (LVF) and will soon be on supermarket shelves.

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Mondi Purchases the Turkish Packaging Firm Kalenobel

Two production facilities will combine into one as Kalenobel will become part of Mondi’s consumer goods packaging business.

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110-Plus Pallet Launched by Plasgad

Created for bulky loads, the durable 110-Plus Pallet can be utilized for various functions extending agriculture to food industry applications.

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Ardagh Group Broadens Horizon with Wine Miniatures

Ardagh Group, a glass packaging business, has widened its variety of wine bottles with the extension of a range of 187ml wine bottles to please growing customer demand for wine miniatures.

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Korozo Releases New Spout Pouches

The Korozo company has released bendable spout pouches for liquid goods, constructed for secure movement of fluids.

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Revolutionary Product Developed: No More Tea Bags, Tea in a Can

A brand new technology created by Guy Woodall, the man responsible for Thorncroft drinks and the Yum Cha range of cordial-style iced teas, brings a new type of tea to the table. One that “could revolutionise the way we drink tea”.

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ACMA and the machines for edible products: different fields, same commitment

ACMA, a company of Coesia group, is an entity specialized in the design, manufacture and commercialization of automatic machines for packaging of daily consumer goods. In the last months ACMA has reinforced its commitment in all these fields, where it is a protagonist, among which the
one of tea coffee and confectionery by presenting new models and taking part to […]

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Report: Little to Fear from Nanoparticles in Food & Packaging

Food Standards Australia and New Zealand has just released two long-awaited reports on thesafety of nanoparticles in food, one on additives and one on packaging. Both reports were based on comprehensive surveys of the scientific literature and relevant patents.
The reports were commissioned in 2015 and were written by one of Australia’s leading toxicologists, Dr Roger […]

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Plastics are Future will meet in Valencia

AIMPLAS is holding on 26 and 27 April an international meeting, where they will be tackled the future of plastic materials and the latest innovations of sectors such as medicine, packaging, automotive, water supply and lighting.
Since their inception in the last century, these polymers have extended their applications to almost all the sectors of economic […]

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