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Leading films and distribution business, Plasfilms, has introduced polypropylene heat shrinkable film (HSF) from Taghleef Industries (Ti) into their growing films portfolio. more

14 Dec 2017 13:01

Mintel, a leading market intelligence agency, has announced five trends set to impact the global packaging industry over the coming year. more

12 Dec 2017 10:32

Companies in the packaging branch and the related processing sector can now register online for interpack 2020. more

8 Dec 2017 13:42

When filling, storing or distributing industrial paper sacks, poor handling practices can increase the risk of damage to paper sack materials or filled paper sacks. more

8 Dec 2017 09:44

Feldmuehle Uetersen GmbH now offers a heatsealable paper solution for packaging manufacturers and packing companies. more

8 Dec 2017 08:02

Creation, a UK specialist in packaging artwork, reprographics and sleeve and plate production, has partnered with narrow web ink and coatings specialist, Pulse Roll Label Products, to serve the growing trend for tactile solutions. more

7 Dec 2017 07:56

Every year, Constantia Flexibles manufactures packaging for more than 50 percent of the 150 million chocolate Santa Clauses produced in Germany. more

6 Dec 2017 13:30

The European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA), organisers of the Alufoil Trophy, have announced the closing date for the next competition has been extended to 15 December 2017. more

6 Dec 2017 07:42

Rapak North America, part of DS Smith Plastics, has announced the launch of its EvacuStrip beverage bags for Bag-in-Box packaging formats. more

5 Dec 2017 14:15

Mondi improved its scores across all categories in the Environmental Paper Company Index (EPCI) 2017, a WWF tool to promote transparency and continual improvement in the pulp, paper and packaging sector. more

4 Dec 2017 08:31

Stand-up pouches (SUPs) is now one of the fastest growing flexible packaging formats with global demand expected to pass 90 billion units in 2017, according to a newly published report from specialist industry consultants, AMI. more

1 Dec 2017 14:34

The 12th European Bioplastics Conference, which took place on 28/29 November 2017 in Berlin, showcased just how bioplastics are making the difference in driving innovations forward for more sustainability, resource efficiency, and functionality. more

1 Dec 2017 09:54

Rapak North America, part of DS Smith Plastics, announced today the launch of its EvacuStrip beverage bags for Bag-in-Box packaging formats. more

30 Nov 2017 13:49

Continuing recovery in European markets more than offset volatility in exports of alufoil products, according to figures just released by the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA). more

29 Nov 2017 09:10

Windmöller & Hölscher, the leading supplier of machinery and systems for production and converting of flexible packaging, has confirmed Apex International to be certified partner of aniloxes for the highly advanced flexoprinting presses more

28 Nov 2017 14:42

Artisan crisp company, Fairfields Farm, is celebrating after being awarded the Innovative Packaging Design of the Year Award at Food Matter's Live for its newest and most innovative brand, Heat & Eat. more

24 Nov 2017 13:09

The new BEUMER bag-in-bag system quickly and reliably packs filled paper bags individually or in groups with a weather-resistant plastic film. more

24 Nov 2017 09:30

Better barriers cut food waste; thinner substrates translate to material and energy reductions. However, the two objectives are often in tension. Tim Sykes and Libby White explore the technological strategies and trade-offs involved in balancing them more

23 Nov 2017 08:55 ,

Moisture is a major threat to raw materials and finished goods of all kinds—particularly those made of metal and prone to rust and corrosion. more

23 Nov 2017 08:17

Adhesive solutions and applicators are innovating to meet exacting requirements, functionalities and performance, while keeping in mind environmental impacts. more

23 Nov 2017 08:17

Fast food lovers are saying Bonjour to crepes and waving goodbye to the humble chip, according to a North East packaging expert. more

22 Jun 2017 08:21