Rigid Packaging

As food brands innovate to meet the evolving needs of their customers, the versatility of the metal can becomes ever more useful as the most contemporary packaging solution. more

21 Feb 2018 09:18


Guillaume Crochez

Verescence, a global leader in glass bottle manufacturing for the perfumery and cosmetics industry, has manufactured an exceptional glass bottle with its SCULPT’in technology for Arizona more

19 Feb 2018 13:47

Leonhard Kurz has developed an environmentally-friendly finishing process for sealing caps made from plastic. more

19 Feb 2018 13:13

Aeroplas have long believed that their plant pot range should be included with kerbside collections. While 76% of Local Authorities collect pots, tubs and trays, there are only a handful who collect plant pots. more

16 Feb 2018 08:16

Once per year Europe's entire PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference. Due to its success in recent editions this year's conference was held for the first time over two days and welcomed more than 200 experts. more

16 Feb 2018 08:07

When BERICAP, one of the world’s leading plastic closure manufacturers, exhibit at the Packaging Innovations trade fair in Birmingham from February 28th to March 1st, several product innovations and new developments will be presented. more

15 Feb 2018 13:27

Gerresheimer had a range of new products and solutions for safe, reliable and convenient pharmaceutical drug packaging and delivery on show at the 20th Pharmapack. more

15 Feb 2018 08:21

Stuart Lendrum (former head of packaging at Sainsbury's) presents his vision for a packaging industry that needs to show leadership in facing the sustainability challenge more

9 Feb 2018 14:58

Tracy Sutton, renowned consultant in circular economy packaging design and founder of Root, reports on her recent field trip to study Norway’s waste management systems. more

8 Feb 2018 12:07

Driven by innovation and the ambition to push boundaries, Weener Plastics has initiated a variety of circular economy programmes. more

5 Feb 2018 09:45

Tesco, Coca Cola, M&S, Co-op, Innocent, TerraCycle, and Thorntons are just some of the major names taking to the stage as part of Packaging Innovations, Label&Print and Empack 2018’s extensive two-day seminar programme. more

5 Feb 2018 08:42

The latest in rigid and flexible packaging materials for pharmaceutical applications will be featured by Tekni-Plex Gallazzi, a Tekni-Plex business, at Pharmapack, February 7-8, Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Paris, Stand E36, E38. more

5 Feb 2018 08:26

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

5 Feb 2018 06:00

With a clear focus on the extended range of services and a broad variety of product innovations, especially in the UK, BERICAP, one of the world’s leading plastic closure manufacturers, will be presenting itself at Packaging Innovations trade fair more

5 Feb 2018 00:00

Silgan Dispensing Systems announced the launch of Amplify™, the company’s new airless pump on tube designed in partnership with Neopac. more

2 Feb 2018 00:00

Leopold Werdich, managing director of Tubex Holding, was elected president of the International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers (AEROBAL) on 30 January 2018. He succeeds Eric Frantz of CCL Container. more

1 Feb 2018 09:42

Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, is launching a new eco-barrier paperboard, which offers brands looking for non-plastic packaging with barrier properties a viable alternative. more

31 Jan 2018 14:45

This year’s Pharmapack Conference (February 7-8, 2018) sees Bormioli Pharma, aleading glass and plastic packaging manufacturers for the pharmaceutical sector, make a commitment to guarantee safety. more

31 Jan 2018 09:01

Smurfit Kappa’s sustainable packaging is having a transformative effect on the European fresh produce sector, with one customer reporting a sales increase of 50%. more

30 Jan 2018 12:35

Croxsons has recently taken over a glass furnace at one of the largest glass manufacturers in China to produce antique-green wine bottles. more

24 Jan 2018 12:49

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