Product Preservation

Packaging trade distributor introduces two radically-different paper void fill systems, disrupting the sector with higher production speeds and near-zero downtime. more

4 Jan 2018 12:33

AIMPLAS coordinates the European project REFUCOAT, whose main objective is to develop new materials for food packaging in a more sustainable way. more

21 Dec 2017 08:38

A German meat producer is using the SuperLift® plastic pail from RPC Superfos for its bulk-pack sausages. more

21 Dec 2017 08:18

The  black sushi trays have been especially designed by Coveris Rigid Polska for Sushi To Go. The trays meet the stringent requirements of the sushi producer and satisfy even the most demanding of consumers. more

20 Dec 2017 07:53

Víctor M. Mocholí Alabau, Packaging Area - Chemical Laboratory of AIMPLAS, and Lorena Rodríguez Garrido, Functional Printing and Coatings department of AIMPLAS explore the development of active packaging in technical paper. more

19 Dec 2017 14:09

A Falkirk-based start-up business, BUBL Bag has won £25,000 and a business support package as part of Scottish EDGE - Scotland’s leading business competition for innovative, high growth potential entrepreneurial talent. more

19 Dec 2017 09:16

Adam Tetz, Director of Worldwide Marketing for Peli BioThermal, shares with Packaging Europe how innovation and new technologies are proving paramount to the emergence and evolution of smart temperature controlled packaging more

18 Dec 2017 13:49

Since its launch in 2015, Mondi’s SPLASHBAG has celebrated international success – and it does not stop here: its rain resistance has tripled to up to six hours and it now prevents moisture ingress for up to five days. more

18 Dec 2017 09:59

BASF’s customer Schaumaplast GmbH & Co.KG, an internationally active manufacturer of molded parts made from particle foams, is now offering packaging made from biomass-balanced Styropor®. more

13 Dec 2017 15:11

Manufacturers often protect metal parts from corrosion by using rust preventatives or coatings. These protective layers, applied directly to the metal part, create a barrier between the metal surface and surrounding oxygen. more

13 Dec 2017 08:10

”Atria Easy Open Vacuum Pack” designed by Packdesign ID was once againg among the most successful packages in the world, as it received the WORLDSTAR 2018 award by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO). more

12 Dec 2017 09:44

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

Quint Kelders, CEO (and lead motivator), and Sandy Goes, marketing and communications manager, discuss the accomplishment of the new facilities, which will support the company on the cusp of further major expansion. more

28 Nov 2017 15:18

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

Manufacturers and brand owners are under immense pressure to repeatedly produce conforming, high quality, safe and well-presented packaged food to meet industry requirements. more

22 Nov 2017 13:02

Leading food packaging manufacturer, LINPAC (Klöckner Pentaplast) has collaborated with meat processor, Dunbia, to introduce a convenient ‘quick roast’ joint pack concept, Prime Cook, to the shelves of major retailer, Co-op. more

25 Oct 2017 08:27

Extended shelf life, increased consumer confidence and tamper evidence are among the benefits that a major healthcare manufacturer has gained since moving to induction cap sealing. more

23 Oct 2017 12:59

StePac, a market leader in bulk modified atmosphere packaging solutions for fresh produce, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UK-based Johnson Matthey PLC, has launched a new line of fresh produce packaging solutions. more

20 Oct 2017 10:37

PepsiCo has agreed to host an interactive session at the AIPIA Congress 2017, asking the Association’s members to come up with their very best ideas for new packaging formats for PepsiCo brands more

16 Oct 2017 09:36

Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, with its Healthcare Packaging business unit, announces a combination of packaging solutions that protect the potency and extend the shelf life of probiotics in nutraceutical products more

11 Oct 2017 09:46