Libby White

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The latest from the packaging industry, including a talking skull that reacts to facial expressions, the world's only mass production DTS digital decoration technology and biocomposites as a replacement for plastics. more

Our latest video round-up, featuring Anthem's original take on a toothpaste tube, Source Labels patented double sided labelling system, and our serialisation catch up with Optel Group. more

Gary Flynn, Managing Director at packaging design specialist, Equator Design, gives Libby White a detailed overview of the latest design trends. more

Richard Burhouse, Commercial Director at API, discusses why retailers and brands need to differentiate their packaging strategies for online and on-shelf products. more

Our weekly highlights video featuring Tetra Pak's latest adventures in ice cream, PrimeVent, which may consign manual perforation for microwaveable packaging to the past, and the latest BOPP innovation from Innovia Films. more


Armin Wittmann, exhibition group director at Messe München, gives Libby White an overview of automatica 2018, on the backdrop of the increasingly high expectations and efficiency margins of automation and robotic requirements. more

Highlights this week focus on high speed print personalisation as well as changeovers, and on new supermarket with no single-use packaging. more

TUBALL™ nanotubes can dramatically improve the properties of the majority of materials used in industry. OCSiAl is taking the lead in the developing of numerous dispersion technologies that allow customers to integrate TUBALL™ into their products more

EastPack, part of the US East Coast's largest advanced design and manufacturing event taking place on 12-14 June in New York City, is the annual must-attend trade show for discovering the latest packaging innovations and trends. more

Libby White asks three leading innovators in smart track technologies to break down the features and benefits of their solutions. more

Featuring digital print for packaging, the disposable coffee cup debate, and designers on packaging trends more

Libby White talked to five of the top creative agencies about the key drivers in packaging design at the moment. Designers from Anthem, Biles Hendry, Parker Williams, Marks Group and Equator Design share their observations. more

Across British media reports there has been a sea of blinkered positive coverage hailing the government’s plans to introduce a deposit return scheme, designed to “crack down on plastic pollution”. Libby White takes a closer look at industry responses more

Ethicality, efficiency, and sustainability culpability is often pointed down towards the root of the packaging supply chain. Packaging Europe takes a focussed look at the pulp and paper industry with a visit to a key player on the global market, APP. more

Craftmanship, sustainability, and flexibility are key drivers in the personal care industry - observes Libby White from ADF PCD in Paris, where hundreds of innovations were showcased by over 500 exhibitors to 7,224 attending professionals. more

Arco Berkenbosch, Smurfit Kappa’s VP, Innovation and Development, speaks to Libby White and Tim Sykes about the importance of factoring in realistic end-of-life scenarios when designing packaging for sustainability. more


The Museum of Brands opened a new display to the public on Thursday 22nd February 2018, Pack the Future, focussing on the topic of sustainable packaging. more

Pont Packaging has launched an innovative new infusion cap system which adds a subtle design twist to the packaging and presentation of bottled sports nutrition products such as energy drinks and supplements more

GSK shares behind the scenes of a major project with Packaging Europe, the largest venture in GSK CH for 2014-15 which saw a switch from Rx to Cx for the nasal spray product Flonase. more

Stand-up pouches are one of the fastest growing pack types. In 2014 Schönwald estimated that in 2018 in Europe almost 45 billion stand-up pouches would be used… This mark was exceeded in 2017 more

Stimulating the wider packaging recycling debate. more


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