Under the scope of the World Cup, DS Smith’s display and packaging units worked in close collaboration with Pizza Hut in Portugal, to provide a second life to pizza packages during this period. more

Coca-Cola Great Britain has announced a partnership with Merlin Entertainments, to offer people 50 per cent off entry to familiy attractions in exchange for used plastic drink bottles. more

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and sustainable living, together with APK, are taking the next step to increase the sustainable benefits of multilayer food packaging films. more


The PrintCity Alliance will be further expanding its activities for FachPack 2018 and is exhibiting at its shared stand in the PackBox, and also hosting a seminar on “Packaging design, finishing and production”. more

VELOX GmbH  and its long-term partner SK Chemicals Co. Ltd. are presenting an innovation for plastic packaging applications such as aerosol containers as well as cosmetic and hot fill bottles. more

COEXPAN & EMSUR will show their rigid & flexible packaging solutions at FachPack 2018, that will take place in Nuremberg from 25th to 27th of September. more

ALPLA, the Austrian packaging solutions specialist, and FROMM (Switzerland) have agreed on a collaboration in relation to PET recycling. more

Repsol has signed a new technological and supply alliance with PEP Licensing Limited, an innovative company in the development of new enzymatic applications. more

Smurfit Kappa is continuing to use digital print with remarkable effect in the corrugated packaging industry. The packaging leader has ramped up its capabilities by installing eight HP Scitex corrugated presses across its European sites. more

In partnership with Pantone and X-Rite, GlobalVision proudly announces the release of the world’s first digital Color Inspection system for print & packaging. more

Esko today reported that it has joined forces with Danaher sister companies AVT, X-Rite and Pantone to integrate its automation and collaboration solutions, with the X-Rite and Pantone color technology and AVT’s camera inspection solutions. more

Stora Enso and Sulapac have signed a joint development agreement to combat the global problem of plastic waste by accelerating the use of fully renewable, recyclable and biodegradable materials in packaging. more

Bio4pack and TIPA were exactly what organic grains company, De Halm, was looking for. Together, they were able to develop a compostable packaging solution, and a long-term relationship, that has proven to be an overall success. more

The M&S Plan A 2025 steps up the retailer's sustainability goals, featuring a One Polymer Road Map & target for 100% of packaging widely recycled. Tim Sykes spoke to Kevin Vyse about the implications & the company's approach to sustainable packaging more

Ball Corporation, the world’s leading can manufacturer, has collaborated with leading sparkling water brand PERRIER® to produce an exclusive, limited edition can for the French and Belgium markets. more

Adents, a leading provider of premier and versatile serialization and track & trace solutions, is utilizing Omega Design’s Remote Integration Program to offer the Intelli-Code Carton Coding & Inspection System more

Skanem, one of Europe’s largest suppliers of product decoration solutions joins hands with Magic Add, cloud based content and data management experts, and UPM Raflatac, a global supplier of pressure sensitive label materials. more

The iconic record label Island Records has partnered with Crown Bevcan Europe and Middle East, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc., to launch the world’s first “Shazamable” can for its Session IPA Beer. more

In 2016 Smurfit Kappa awarded Toscotec with the rebuilding of the Company´s Barbosa paper machine’s dryer section. The target operating speed of the machine after startup was set at 1,000 mpm. more

Multi Packaging Solutions, (MPS), a business of WestRock Company and a leader in value-added print and packaging solutions for the healthcare, branded consumer and multi-media markets, is making packaging smarter through a partnership more

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