Retail performance

Smurfit Kappa's Arco Berkenbosch explores the science behind shelf impact with Tim Sykes and shares insights from a recent whitepaper ‘Marketing on the shelf - exactly how in control are you?’ more

19 Jan 2018 09:01

Packaging Europe canvassed opinion on the trends and technologies that will characterise CPG and retail packaging over the coming year. A diverse group of industry authorities passed around our crystal ball. Here's what they foresaw. more

17 Jan 2018 14:04

The UK’s leading frozen food specialist announced that it aims to eliminate plastic packaging by 2023. Iceland’s head of packaging Ian Schofield spoke to Tim Sykes about the implications. more

16 Jan 2018 13:58

Sappi expands its container board product range and with Fusion Uncoated, offers an uncoated fresh fibre liner in the corrugated board market. more

10 Jan 2018 10:16

As part of a joint development project, Merck, SAUERESSIG, Siegwerk and Vrijdag – all suppliers to the packaging industry – have worked together on a brand new innovation: a unique RGB printing process with pearlescent pigments. more

10 Jan 2018 09:21

Gundlach CEO and Managing Partner, Dr Uwe Schürmann talks about the industry trend towards short-run packaging for versioning and personalisation, and how enhancement can increase sales with impact right at the point-of-purchase. more

8 Jan 2018 10:51

New microlithography origination technology from Wood & Associates International Ltd opens-up opportunities for brand-owners and designers to create innovative eye-catching retail packaging. more

8 Jan 2018 10:05

The jury of members of the Italian Technical Association of Flexography (ATIF) has honoured Mondi for the high printing-quality of one of their self-standing open-mouth bag with the “Best in Flexo” 2017 Award. more

5 Jan 2018 08:32

Craft drinks specialist ROCKTAILS has unveiled the first lightly sparkling botanical blend in their range, “The Citrus Spritz” with design from B&B studio. more

4 Jan 2018 07:53

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

22 Dec 2017 10:35

Following their success in the fruit-infused wines market, Accolade Wines have launched their Summer Berries Vodka with an elegant new bottle from Ardagh Group. more

20 Dec 2017 12:40

Asepto is the liquid packaging material brand from Uflex, a multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company, and the first aseptic liquid packaging brand in India. more

13 Dec 2017 15:00

Hugo Beck, as leading manufacturer of horizontal flowpack, film packaging and post-print processing machines, has developed its latest flowpack machine to meet the demanding display requirements of the chocolate and confectionery sector. more

8 Dec 2017 10:49

A bespoke multilayer pot from RPC Bebo Bouxwiller is helping to deliver quality of product and presentation for a new range of sheep’s milk specialities from leading French dairy company Le Petit Basque. more

8 Dec 2017 08:24

Coca-Cola has teamed up with Ardagh to create the most eye-catching packaging presentation for its limited edition Star Wars: The Last Jedi Coca-Cola Zero Sugar bottles. more

7 Dec 2017 11:01

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

Angola has launched its first 100% Angolan beer, with a comprehensive brand identity and design by Webb deVlam. more

6 Dec 2017 08:13

Sidel has collaborated with Coca-Cola to help rejuvenate the Fanta brand with its new 'spiral' bottle project. Sidel’s expertise in PET was instrumental at design stage in ensuring the new bottle withstood the rigours of high volume production more

5 Dec 2017 14:48

London-based design agency Pemberton & Whitefoord LLP has designed a range of vibrant packs for Nevsky Sugar Petersburg, one of the leading brands in the Russian sugar market. more

5 Dec 2017 12:36