Veolia has been a common denominator in several recent circular economy collaborations. Laurent Auguste discusses the importance of a pre-competitive approach and suggests that less developed countries present an opportunity for reverse innovation Read more

Shushu Li, FBIF, tells Packaging Europe about the Marking Awards, a global food and beverage packaging design award initiated by FBIF (Food and Beverage Innovation Forum). Read more

Working towards a world of zero waste and a lighter overall environmental footprint, a coalition of global brand owners and TerraCycle today unveils Loop™ – an innovative, online shopping concept challenging our reliance on single use packaging Read more


In 2017, Unilever made an industry leading commitment to ensure that all its plastic packaging will be designed to be fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. Packaging Europe delves into the strategy Unilever is taking to achieve its goals Read more


Unilever will develop and pilot a plastic-free laundry solution to combat single-use sachets. The solution was developed during a one-day hackathon which gathered leading designers, innovators and packaging experts. Read more

Anthem Benelux rose to the challenge of presenting such a disruptive offer with a fitting disruptive design. Read more

Following the announcement that 250 major stakeholders have signed up to the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s groundbreaking pledge, Tim Sykes spoke to Sander Defruyt (lead, New Plastics Economy initiative) about the vision and its practical implications Read more

James Drake-Brockman, Divisional Director of Easyfairs’ Packaging Portfolio, offers a first look at Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 and discusses why it is a must-attend for all packaging professionals. Read more

Amid increased consumer demand for more streamlined and sustainable packaging, manufacturers face the challenge of creating solutions that retain brand recognition while producing less waste. Read more

Which of these four finalists will carry off the trophy for 'Best Practice' in sustainable packaging at the Sustainability Awards 2018 in Gothenburg? Read more

The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association has announced the appointment of Tony Brealey, managing director and co-owner of Reabrook Ltd, as Chairman of the association. Read more

Kirsty Cole, Head of Growth, Anthem Benelux, explores the opportunities of introducing brands to an effective direct-to-user model. Read more

Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London, which returns to London Olympia on 12 & 13 September 2018, has unveiled a brand new partnership for 2018 with ADF. Read more

Chinese online retail giant, world leader in AI & high-tech delivery using drones, robots & autonomous technology, is set to introduce its e-commerce model to the rest of the world. Lori Chao shares JD's futuristic vision with Tim Sykes Read more

Design Bridge have shared details of the new global visual identity and packaging designs they have created for Cornetto, the Unilever ice cream brand. Read more

Ronald deVlam, brand leader, sgsco Design, urges brands to take notice of a changing world. Read more

42 businesses, including major food, drink and non-food brands, manufacturers and retailers right through to plastic reprocessors and packaging suppliers, sign up to a world-first pact. Read more

The members of ECMA travelled to Schiphol Airport for the annual Business Seminar. This year’s seminar focused on the opportunities for cartons created by the discussion around plastics. Read more

Amid a recent flurry of headlines around plastic packaging waste, Antalis has welcomed the transition towards sustainable, compostable packaging. Read more

EVRYTHNG, a digital identity and data management platform for consumer products and GS1 US Solution Partner, launched a QuickStart Online Tool for manufacturers and retailers. Read more

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