SWINDON, UK, March 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Corrugated companies are helping retailers make savings in the supply chain and cut their carbon footprint by developing packaging solutions that maximise storage and reduce transport costs by enabling increased efficiencies, says the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI).Read more
PARIS, March 18, 2016 (Press Release) -Pharmapack Europe (#pharmapackeu), organised by UBM EMEA, held its most successful event yet at the Paris expo Porte De Versailles on the 10th and 11th of February 2016. The event, exclusively dedicated to the pharma packaging and drug delivery industry, gathered 3409 visitors and 387 exhibitors under one roof – an increase from 2015 of 12% and 15% respectively.Read more
BALA CYNWYD, PA , March 16, 2016 (Press Release) -With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.”
To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience, PaperWorks Industries, Inc. announces ClubStak™, an innovative paper-based packaging solution designed to meet performance requirements and drive sales growth.Read more
LANCASHIRE, UK, March 11, 2016 (Press Release) -We are delighted to announce that we have received five nominations for The European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) 2016 Awards, in the two categories of Corrugated Post Print.
TRM Print Development Manager James Jolley believes that this level of recognition is due to the high quality output produced by TRM’s Team on their Göpfert printer.Read more
LUXEMBOURG, March 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Flint Group is delighted to share the latest innovations in UV technology for packaging and commercial applications at Print UV 2016, the leading forum for top industry printers and suppliers to share new ideas and growth opportunities.Read more
BRUSSELS, March 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Broadening their influence to new markets, Graphic Packaging International has developed a premium range of Patisserie Cartons. The result of a 6 month collaboration with LINPAC Packaging, the five carton styles offer exciting new packaging solution for cakes, cream buns, gateaux and pastries.Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, March 9, 2016 (San Francisco Chronicle) -Tired of struggling with hard-to-cut plastic casing, Barbara Walter bought a tool that proclaimed to do the job her scissors could not: sawing through plastic blister packs with ease.
The only problem? The device came packaged in brittle plastic casing.
Paul Tasner watched his wife struggle with the plastic in stunned silence before he burst into laughter.Read more
WEST MALLING, UK, March 7, 2016 (Press Release) -In an initiative aimed at improving food presentation and environmental performance, food retailer KFC UK and Ireland has partnered with foodservice packaging specialist, International Paper Foodservice Europe to develop a paper board food bucket with a difference.
Polyethylene is often used in paper board food buckets either internally to prevent the grease from the food soaking through the container or externally to improve print finish.Read more