Corrugated cardboard boxes have been the backbone of e-commerce for some time. The engineered paper product has a highly designed construction, which enables it to carry a wide range of weights - from food products to books and electronics. more

Swiss start-up Yamo, offering home delivery of fresh baby purees, takes us on its journey to create an e-commerce solution. more

DS Smith Plastics, Extruded Products announced today the launch of a new feature to their AkyPak Advanced sub-brand of Returnable Containers. more

Peli BioThermal officially opened its latest service centres in Basel and Berlin serving the global pharmaceuticals sector. more

“THIMM COOLandFREEZE”, the temperature-controlled packaging wins once again in this year’s packaging competitions. more

In response to the positive reception of the initial product launch, Pregis LLC is adding new pink and black colour options to its Inspyre protective packaging brand. more

As the world wrestles with the relationship of packaging to the environment, Smurfit Kappa has been rethinking its own engagement with sustainability. Arco Berkenbosch speaks about the challenges and SK's new, radically outward-facing approach more

At FachPack 2018 in hall 7, stand no. 7-216, Smart-Flow Europe SA and Gamma-Wopla SA presented their product range for packaging, storage, internal logistics, warehousing and transport of spare parts, components or sensitive goods. more

Eric Hiser, VP technical at ISTA explains how packaging testing is evolving to replicate ever-changing supply chain hazards. more

Announcing the finalists in the last of our six categories: ‘Driving the Circular Economy’, which celebrates innovations in recycling or reusable packaging systems; initiatives promoting increase in recycling rates or nurtures demand for recyclate more

Which four innovations in packaging machinery have our magnificent jury judged to be the most significant in their impacts on sustainability? more

As the problems recently suffered by KFC and DHL have highlighted, changing key suppliers can be a risky business. Joe Hebblewhite from LPR (La Palette Rouge), a specialist pallet pooling company, offers some advice on getting it right. more

Companies use a host of tools and processes such as quality control checks and returns tracking reports to keep damage rates at “acceptable” levels, which is usually two to eight percent. Oftentimes, damage is just written off as a loss. more

Cabka-IPS will be presenting selected products from its product range of transport and storage solutions at FachPack in Nuremberg Hall 7, booth 224. more

Tjoapack has launched a new postponement packaging service to help customers address supply chain challenges including variable demand and repackaging work. more

As car makers continue to launch electric vehicles, the need to protect batteries is a growing focus for automotive packaging. ORBIS has introduced a new collapsible FLC system. more

In the ever-changing landscape of online ordering and higher-than-ever customer expectations companies need to adapt quickly, or face being left behind. more

While leakage prevention is often the primary driver behind the selection of induction foil sealing for automotive product containers, the technology has now moved on to offer other significant benefits. more

Ross Woodburn - Managing Director, BUBL Packaging, discusses the necessity of protective packaging for goods in transit since the rise of e-commerce. more

Smurfit Kappa worked with global transport provider Scania to replace some of the materials used in its supply chain with paper-based packaging solutions. more

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