FDBusiness.com

Packaging

 Breaking News

Dedicated Industry Forums Take on Packaging’s Hottest Topics

    Dedicated Industry Forums Take on Packaging’s Hottest Topics

Experts from major brands, such as Coca-Cola, Ella’s Kitchen and REN Clean Skincare, will take to the stage as part of the dedicated industry forums for the beauty, food and

Read Full Article

Molson Coors Commits to Reduce Plastics in Packaging

    Molson Coors Commits to Reduce Plastics in Packaging

Molson Coors in the UK and Ireland is removing the plastic packaging from its Carling and Coors Light brands, as part of new global packaging goals. The brewer will remove

Read Full Article

The BIG Plastics Debate Puts Plastic Alternatives Under the Microscope

    The BIG Plastics Debate Puts Plastic Alternatives Under the Microscope

Experts from some of the world’s biggest brands, including Carlsberg, LUSH Cosmetics, and Just Eat, will come together at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 to debate the industry’s hottest topic – sustainability. With

Read Full Article

Cow & Gate Baby Food Overhauls Cereals Portfolio

The UK’s number one baby cereals brand, Cow & Gate Baby Food, is launching a complete overhaul of stages one and two of its cereals portfolio to include eight* new

Read Full Article

New Show Features Unveiled For UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

    New Show Features Unveiled For UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 will introduce three new show features when it returns to Olympia on 11 & 12 September – an education initiative, a one-of-kind trend

Read Full Article

PPMA Total Show 2019 to Host the Latest Sustainable Developments and Industry Insights in Packaging and Processing

    PPMA Total Show 2019 to Host the Latest Sustainable Developments and Industry Insights in Packaging and Processing

PPMA Total Show 2019 will open its doors at the NEC, Birmingham, from 1–3 October for what will be the most comprehensive production line event in the UK. During the

Read Full Article

The Accelerator Zone at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019

    The Accelerator Zone at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019

For the first time ever, the Accelerator Zone will be at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London on 11 & 12 September 2019. Companies with an innovative new product or

Read Full Article

StePac – Taking Broccoli Packaging Out of the Ice Age

    StePac – Taking Broccoli Packaging Out of the Ice Age

StePac’s innovative MA/MH (Modified Atmosphere/Modified Humidity Packaging) technology is changing the paradigm of cold-chain supply and integrating sustainability into the long-haul transport of fresh broccoli and other vegetables traditionally shipped

Read Full Article

A Question of Balance for Clean and Clear Label

    A Question of Balance for Clean and Clear Label

Clean and clear labeling concerns are now well established in the food and beverage industry, having featured as a key and running theme through all Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends

Read Full Article

PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019 – Call for Entries – Deadline: 17 July

    PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019 – Call for Entries – Deadline: 17 July

PPMA Group has issued a ‘Final Call for Entries’ to the 2019 PPMA Group Industry Awards. All companies within the packaging and processing sector are invited to submit their FREE

Read Full Article

Nestlé Research Means it’s ‘YES!’ For Recyclable Paper Packaging

    Nestlé Research Means it’s ‘YES!’ For Recyclable Paper Packaging

A technical breakthrough in confectionery packaging will see Nestlé’s ‘YES!’ snack bar range wrapped in recyclable paper for the first time. Nestlé experts, working at the group’s confectionery R&D centre

Read Full Article

Sustainability, Plastics and Brexit – Keynote Speakers Set to Inspire at PPMA Total Show 2019

    Sustainability, Plastics and Brexit – Keynote Speakers Set to Inspire at PPMA Total Show 2019

The PPMA Total Show 2019, which takes place at the NEC in Birmingham from 1 to 3 October, has announced a first-class, industry-responsive conference programme devised to focus on some

Read Full Article

Leaders in Luxury Packaging Join London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

    Leaders in Luxury Packaging Join London’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event

Luxury Packaging London 2019 will celebrate its 10th anniversary when it returns to Olympia on 11 & 12 September, hosted alongside Packaging Innovations. As the UK’s leading luxury packaging event, it

Read Full Article

PPMA Total Show 2019 to Showcase the Latest Developments in Packaging and Processing

    PPMA Total Show 2019 to Showcase the Latest Developments in Packaging and Processing

Staged every three years, PPMA Total Show (1-3 October 2019, National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham) is the UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery exhibition. With over 400 exhibitors and 1,600

Read Full Article

Coca-Cola to Use Bottles Made From 100% Recycled Plastic For Three Brands

    Coca-Cola to Use Bottles Made From 100% Recycled Plastic For Three Brands

Coca-Cola, in partnership with Coca-Cola European Partners, has announced that its Honest, GLACÉAU Smartwater and Chaudfontaine brands will all be sold in bottles made from 100% recycled plastic (rPET). They

Read Full Article

Packaging Innovations London Set to Inspire at 10th Anniversary Show

    Packaging Innovations London Set to Inspire at 10th Anniversary Show

Packaging Innovations 2019 will return to Olympia for its 10th edition on 11 & 12 September, hosted alongside Luxury Packaging London. As the capital’s most exclusive packaging event it will bring

Read Full Article

CO2 Refrigeration System For BrewDog’s Eurocentral Warehouse

    CO2 Refrigeration System For BrewDog’s Eurocentral Warehouse

Star Refrigeration has been commissioned a second time to work with Scottish multinational craft beer company BrewDog as it continues to expand. The cold storage and distribution specialists successfully delivered

Read Full Article

Entry Now Open For the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019

    Entry Now Open For the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019

The 2019 PPMA Group Industry Awards will be held at the National Conference Centre (NEC), Birmingham, on the evening of the first day of the PPMA Total Show 2019 –

Read Full Article

European Brewers Ahead of Schedule With Better Ingredients and Calorie Labelling

    European Brewers Ahead of Schedule With Better Ingredients and Calorie Labelling

Continuing to exceed expectations, The Brewers of Europe have announced that 60% of beers sold in Europe are now labelling calories. Brewers have been voluntarily rolling out ingredients listing and energy

Read Full Article

DS Smith Sets Sights on Removable Plastic

    DS Smith Sets Sights on Removable Plastic

DS Smith, a leading international sustainable packaging company, has released new research which finds that 1.5 million tonnes of plastic could be replaced each year from just five areas within

Read Full Article

Irish Business is First in Europe to Launch Compostable Packaging For Takeaway Food

    Irish Business is First in Europe to Launch Compostable Packaging For Takeaway Food

Healthy Thai delivery chain Camile Thai, have launched their new compostable range of packaging across their restaurants, which can go straight into the compost bin without washing. They are the

Read Full Article

Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 Set to Return For 10th Year With Biggest Show Yet

    Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 Set to Return For 10th Year With Biggest Show Yet

As Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 prepares to return to the Olympia on 11 & 12 September, James Drake-Brockman, Divisional Director of Easyfairs’ Packaging Portfolio, discusses plans for the show. Why

Read Full Article

Morrisons to Introduce Plastic-free Fruit and Veg Areas to Help Customers Buy Bagless

  Morrisons to Introduce Plastic-free Fruit and Veg Areas to Help Customers Buy Bagless

Morrisons is to become the first British supermarket to roll-out plastic free fruit and veg areas in many of its

Read Full Article

PPMA Total Show 2019 to Showcase the Latest Developments in the Packaging and Processing Industry

  PPMA Total Show 2019 to Showcase the Latest Developments in the Packaging and Processing Industry

Staged every three years, PPMA Total Show (1-3 October 2019) is the UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery exhibition and

Read Full Article

GEA Launches its SmartPacker CX400

  GEA Launches its SmartPacker CX400

GEA, one of the largest suppliers for the food processing industry, launched two innovations in the area vertical packaging to

Read Full Article

Increasing Demand For Laser Coders From Fruit and Vegetable Producers

  Increasing Demand For Laser Coders From Fruit and Vegetable Producers

Macsa ID UK, a division of Barcelona-based laser coding, marking and scoring systems manufacturer, Macsa ID, is reporting increasing demand

Read Full Article

Consumers in the Dark About Light Damage to Milk

  Consumers in the Dark About Light Damage to Milk

Nine in ten (90%) UK dairy farmers say they are aware that light damages nutrients and taste in milk with

Read Full Article

JBT Corporation to Acquire Proseal

  JBT Corporation to Acquire Proseal

JBT Corporation, a global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food and beverage industry, has agreed to acquire

Read Full Article

New GEA Service Kits Enable Convenient and Preventive Maintenance

  New GEA Service Kits Enable Convenient and Preventive Maintenance

With the new GEA Service Kit concept for both packaging and forming machines, maintenance is now more convenient and even easier

Read Full Article

Milk & More Invests in UK’s Biggest Electric Fleet

  Milk & More Invests in UK’s Biggest Electric Fleet

Milk & More, which is part of Müller UK & Ireland, is set to become the largest operator of electric

Read Full Article

One Size Doesn’t Fit All When it Comes to More Sustainable Packaging

  One Size Doesn’t Fit All When it Comes to More Sustainable Packaging

Sustainability is complicated, and when it comes to packaging, it can manifest itself in many ways and on many levels.

Read Full Article

Plastics Action Alliance Sets Targets to Achieve Sustainable Reduction in Use of Plastic in Ireland

  Plastics Action Alliance Sets Targets to Achieve Sustainable Reduction in Use of Plastic in Ireland

Plastics Action Alliance, the recently formed group that comprises of 11 leading agricultural processing and food businesses in Ireland, has

Read Full Article

Guinness Removes Plastic Packaging From its Beer Packs

  Guinness Removes Plastic Packaging From its Beer Packs

Plastic ring carriers and shrink wrap will be removed from multipacks of Diageo’s beer brands including Guinness, Harp and Smithwick’s.

Read Full Article

Müller Milk & Ingredients to Reduce Plastic Use and Food Waste as it Simplifies Fresh Milk and Cream Range

  Müller Milk & Ingredients to Reduce Plastic Use and Food Waste as it Simplifies Fresh Milk and Cream Range

Müller Milk & Ingredients (MMI) is set to reduce plastic use by 400 tonnes per annum whilst substantially cutting food

Read Full Article

Finns Rank Valio as Most Sustainable Brand For the 6th Time

  Finns Rank Valio as Most Sustainable Brand For the 6th Time

Valio is the most sustainable brand in Finland for the sixth consecutive year, if you ask consumers. The 2019 Sustainable

Read Full Article

Tetra Pak Introduces Connected Packaging Platform

  Tetra Pak Introduces Connected Packaging Platform

Tetra Pak has launched its connected packaging platform, which will transform milk and juice cartons into interactive information channels, full-scale

Read Full Article

Research Reveals Consumer Demand For Climate Change Labelling

  Research Reveals Consumer Demand For Climate Change Labelling

Two-thirds (67%) of consumers support the idea of a recognisable carbon label to demonstrate that products have been made with

Read Full Article

Charles Brand Appointed President of Tetra Pak Europe & Central Asia Region

  Charles Brand Appointed President of Tetra Pak  Europe & Central Asia Region

Tetra Pak has announced the appointment of Charles Brand to the position of President of Tetra Pak Europe & Central

Read Full Article

Sustainable Packaging Highlighted as Biggest Challenge Facing Food & Drink

  Sustainable Packaging Highlighted as Biggest Challenge Facing Food & Drink

Over half of food & drink companies believe that reducing their reliance on single-use plastic and making packaging more sustainable

Read Full Article

Constant Sealing Times in Spite of Variable Feeding Speed

  Constant Sealing Times in Spite of Variable Feeding Speed

In order to be able to use the heat-sealing film even more flexibly when packaging in flowpacks, Schubert has developed

Read Full Article

UK’s Largest Packaging Show Enjoys Record Breaking Year

  UK’s Largest Packaging Show Enjoys Record Breaking Year

With world-renowned speakers, 300 industry-leading suppliers, and a record-breaking 6,922 visitors, Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print had a triumphant return

Read Full Article

Schubert Targets Simple Packaging Tasks With New Machine Series

  Schubert Targets Simple Packaging Tasks With New Machine Series

Confectionery manufacturers can now rely on a new machine series from Gerhard Schubert for simple, frequently sought-after packaging tasks. The

Read Full Article

Compact Dynamic Accumulation of Ready Meals

One of Denmark’s leading food manufacturers is increasing its efficiency by installing an AmbaFlex AccuVeyor® AVX Dynamic accumulation system. This

Read Full Article

Innovation in the Spotlight at UK’s Largest Packaging Show

  Innovation in the Spotlight at UK’s Largest Packaging Show

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 returns to Birmingham’s NEC later this month with its most innovative show to date.

Read Full Article

Carlsberg UK Unveils New Danish Pilsner

  Carlsberg UK Unveils New Danish Pilsner

Carlsberg Group has unveiled a new Carlsberg Danish Pilsner as part of a bold strategy to revitalise its flagship beer

Read Full Article

Stand-up Pouches For Stand-out Frozen Veg

  Stand-up Pouches For Stand-out Frozen Veg

As the IQF vegetable market moves towards stand-up pouches, ILAPAK is at the ready with a new generation of versatile

Read Full Article

Global Brands Set to Join the Big Plastics Debate

  Global Brands Set to Join the Big Plastics Debate

Experts from some of the world’s biggest brands, including Marks & Spencer, Pepsi Lipton and Church & Dwight Co, together

Read Full Article

Proseal Looks to the Future – Hall 9, Stand C-19 -Fruit Logistica, February 6-8, 2019

  Proseal Looks to the Future – Hall 9, Stand C-19 -Fruit Logistica, February 6-8, 2019

Solutions to help fruit growers and processors deal with some of the sector’s latest global packing challenges will be the

Read Full Article

Functional Packaging Meets Automation

  Functional Packaging Meets Automation

Growing demand for functional packaging of fresh produce that is suited for automation has prompted StePac to tailor its branded

Read Full Article

Proseal GT1s Tray Sealers Give One Heck of a Boost to Sausage Maker

  Proseal GT1s Tray Sealers Give One Heck of a Boost to Sausage Maker

The high speed and low maintenance of three Proseal GT1s tray sealers are providing Heck Foods with increased efficiency in

Read Full Article

Unilever Innovates Durable, Reusable and Refillable Packaging to Help Eliminate Waste

  Unilever Innovates Durable, Reusable and Refillable Packaging to Help Eliminate Waste

Unilever has unveiled reusable packaging innovations across nine of its brands, including four new product formats. The new products will

Read Full Article

Mondelēz International Joins Innovative Loop Platform to Reduce Packaging Waste With Milka Biscuits

  Mondelēz International Joins Innovative Loop Platform to Reduce Packaging Waste With Milka Biscuits

Mondelēz International has joined the Loop initiative, founded by recycling leader TerraCycle, which aims to tackle packaging waste with a new subscription-based

Read Full Article

Sustainability in the Food and Drink Industry Takes Centre Stage at Packaging Innovation 2019

  Sustainability in the Food and Drink Industry Takes Centre Stage at Packaging Innovation 2019

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print will return to Birmingham’s NEC, for the 14th edition of the show, on 27 &

Read Full Article

Highland Spring’s 100% Recyled Plastic Eco Bottle is Here to Stay After Major Trial Success

  Highland Spring’s 100% Recyled Plastic Eco Bottle is Here to Stay After Major Trial Success

Highland Spring, the UK’s largest supplier and producer of natural source bottled water, has responded to popular demand by making

Read Full Article

Food & Drink Business Conference & Exhibition 2016

Upcoming Events

[eventlist]

Jobs: Food Packaging

find food jobs

The Magazine

F&D Business Preferred Suppliers

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here



Advertisements