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A meringue maker says it has become the first company in the confectionery sector to move into plastic-free packaging and announces a new product, Meringue Bites. Read more

The new Glenfiddich bottle has been designed to emphasise the brand’s special provenance and unique heritage, taking cues from its origins in the Valley of the Deer. Read more

Aptar Food + Beverage has launched a new bi-textured and bi-colored closure solution for the European food market for the new ‘Eurojar’ from McCormick & Company, a producer of spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other products. Read more

H.B. Fuller has announced the forthcoming launch of its new Fulltak™ SE 8116, a water-based acrylic adhesive that offers non-water whitening performance for the no-label look. Read more

Sean Riley, senior director, media and industry communications, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, explores the evolution of digital printing and explains why it is poised to "pop". Read more

No.3, a London Dry Gin, unveils a new, sophisticated expression of its bottle, as part of a wider campaign rooted in The Art of Perfection. Read more

Consumers today value creative packaging design. Particularly in the world of the cosmetics industry and in food packaging, not only optical characteristics but also haptic and functional properties play a big role - packaging for all the senses. Read more

German researchers are cooperating with a fast food chain to create food packaging made from algae. The aim of this two year scientific project named Mak-Pak is to develop a sustainable packaging solution made from macro algae for the food trade. Read more

Leyton Hardwick, founder and creative director at Drink Works, explores the growing trend of NOLO (no and low alcohol), and what it means for pack design. Read more

Stirrd, a premium online confectionery brand from The Serious Sweet Company, has launched with a brand proposition and identity created by Elmwood. Read more

In today’s shopping trends, customers, particularly millennials, are looking for not only the product but also the personal connection that products and brands have to offer. Read more

Merck Spectraval TM pearl effect pigments have been launched to open up new realms of printing possibilities. Read more

Gigi, a plant-based Italian-style gelato, launches with brand and packaging design by London agency Straight Forward Design. Read more

Yushoi, the Japanese-inspired brand of ‘better for you’ oven baked pea snacks, has been given a new brand and packaging design by Elmwood. Read more

Last chance to join! Register now for a live free webinar hosted by Packaging Europe and Bostik on 27th June at 11:00 CEST. Read more

The Schur Flexibles Group is expanding its product portfolio to prioritise sustainability and innovation. Recently, the group presented a number of  products from its pioneering “rethink” sustainability strategy. Read more

Prior to the webinar hosted by Packaging Europe and Bostik on Thursday, June 27th at 11 am CET, Elisabeth Skoda discusses food packaging trends and sustainability issues with speakers Wladimir Moraes and Jean-François Le Cam. Read more

Following an exclusive launch at Packaging Premiere in Milan, API Group launches its new range of hot foils to the market. Read more

REWE Group, one of the biggest retailers in Austria, is packing its premium cheese products from its organic brand Ja! Natürlich with a new patented solution from  Mondi. The Austrian retail stores BILLA, MERKUR, ADEG and Sutterlüty are offering the Read more


Smurfit Kappa has recently launched a new stand-up Pouch for olive oil.  Part of its Pouch-Up® portfolio, the new pouch is available as a 1.5L unit, and weighs 17 times less than its glass counterpart. Read more

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