Retail performance

In the wake of Costa Coffee's commitment to recycling the same volume of cups it puts to market, Cambridge Consultants and DS Smith Recycling look at recycling solutions. more

After demonstrating its capabilities in the labels market, digital print sees its next big growth opportunity in packaging. Tim Sykes visited HP Indigo and HP Scitex in Israel to get a close look at the latest presses and meet the early adopters more

British craft beer brand TicketyBrew has unveiled a refreshed identity with design by multi-disciplinary studio Carter Wong. more

OTI Lumionics, a developer of advanced materials and manufacturing processes for OLEDs, has announced the launch of its Aerelight for Print technology. more

RPC M&H Plastics has created a range of slimline packaging formats designed to be easily posted through letterboxes. more

WK Thomas has launched the Topper-Pod, a new concept in food-to-go eating that will give retailers more flexibility and improved shelf presence with their takeaway offers. more

Steven Cox, Creative Services Director at Daymon, talks to Packaging Europe about how brands can use packaging to boost their sales and their image. A customer walks down the aisle. Something green catches her eye on the third shelf. At that moment, more

This year’s winning entries display excellence in aluminium foil across a wide range of applications including pharmaceutical, food and snack packaging and one which literally does make it much easier to shine LED lighting. more

Ardagh Group has announced the production of a beverage can incorporating its ‘Matte Impact’ effect on steel for Krombacher’s Fassbrause. more

With the motto "Lookxury. Joined Forces Bring Packaging to Life!“ the experts from MERCK, SAUERESSIG, SIEGWERK and VRIJDAG Premium Printing presented their jointly developed printing innovation. more

Whether yogurt, cream cheese, or muesli packaging, the K3® cardboard-plastic combinations from Greiner Packaging have been very popular for years. more

SAICA Pack picked up four wins at the Starpack Awards, hosted by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. more

Specialist tea retailer TeeGschwendner is improving sustainability with packaging made from renewable raw materials, using Sappi Guard barrier paper for its newly developed pyramid teabags, MasterBag Pyramid. more

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is unveiling a brand refresh and new Sprite Lemon Lime and Cucumber No Sugar variant as part of the brands’ biggest investment in over five years. more

Striking new cups launched by Asian-inspired retail brand itsu are the result of a close collaboration between the company and The PFF Packaging Group. more

Technological advances push holograms forward for packaging applications, says Manoj Kochar, chair of the International Hologram Manufacturers Association, who looks at the latest eye-catching - and award-winning - developments. more

HP Inc. has expanded its labels and packaging portfolio with solutions to drive the printing and converting toward more flexible, productive and profitable digital printing of any application. more

Innovia Films has added new down gauged grades to their Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) squeezable Rayoface™ label facestock range. more

UPM Raflatac has expanded its PP Lite range of labeling solutions for the European market with the introduction of a new clear film, PP Silver Lite. more

Tubettificio Favia offers a pack that is unique, safe, anti-counterfeiting, design-oriented, that can also tell a story of its own, thanks to a new solution that turns aluminum tubes into an interactive packaging. more

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