Over 65 billion PET bottles were recycled in Europe in 2013 - a 7% increase, according to new figures from Petcore Europe
Each week, we publish the average trading price for packaging recovery notes from PRN trading platform the Environment Exchange
Consumer food producer Tulip has signed up to WRAP’s Courtauld Commitment 3 and is to stop using PVC in all of its packaging by next spring
City Vending Services is to use fully-branded Douwe Egbert vending cups from Benders Paper Cups
Huhtamaki has acquired New Zealand based Interpac Packaging in a £5.5m deal
Barry Callebaut, the global manufacturer of chocolate products, is rolling out an investment programme featuring the installation of a robotic palletising system at its Banbury plant
SATO, the barcode printing and labelling company, has signed a Pan-European distribution agreement with BlueStar to provide support for resellers.
Tesco has cut its full-year profit forecast to £2.4bn from £2.8bn, sending the supermarket’s shares to an 11-year low
The label sector is going through a period of growth if PN’s snapshot of suppliers is anything to go by. Jez Abbott spoke to six companies and looked at the...
For some, shelf-ready packaging is not a priority. But there are others who view it differently, believing SRP works well with pack design. By Simon Creasey
Philip Chadwick analyses the results of the annual easyFairs/PN packaging buying survey and discovers that cost reduction has returned to the top of the list as the main driver of...
In the second of our series of roundtable events, held in association with Essentra Packaging, PN and a panel of experts look at the wide range of issues facing players...
Paul Gill, development manager at the UK’s leading paper honeycomb manufacturer Dufaylite, explores the benefits of cardboard pallet packaging and why the future will see plastic alternatives left behind
Chris Aukett, research manager at design research agency The Big Picture, discusses whether the plain packaging debate will stop at cigarettes
Hervé Turpault, of PRS, looks at the how the own label market is faring against its branded rivals
Shipping items overseas for business involves issues such as timings, regulations, safety and more. Anna Longdin discusses the packaging issues involved when trying to send products abroad legally and safely
Over 65 billion PET bottles were recycled in Europe in 2013 - a 7% increase,...
Barry Callebaut, the global manufacturer of chocolate products, is rolling out an investment programme featuring...