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This Way Up rebrands Teaforia

This Way Up rebrands Teaforia

Tea company Zacely have worked with London based brand consultancy This Way Up Design to reposition and rebrand their gourmet ground Tea portfolio ‘Teaforia’.

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Tobacco firms set to launch legal claim against plain packs

Tobacco firms set to launch legal claim against plain packs

Tobacco companies are reportedly launching a major legal assault against the UK government’s standardised packaging legislation

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HB Fuller unveils adhesive for PSA labels

HB Fuller unveils adhesive for PSA labels

HB Fuller has launched a new water-based pressure sensitive adhesive named Fulltak SE 8301.

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RPC donates plastic cups to homeless charity

RPC donates plastic cups to homeless charity

A London homeless charity has received a boost from South Wales based vending cups supplier RPC Tedeco-Gizeh.

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Ulma targets fresh food with new flowrapper

Ulma targets fresh food with new flowrapper

Ulma Packaging has added to its range of flowrapping equipment, with the launch of the FM200.

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Paper artist Peter Dahmen joins Highcon Advisory Board (video)

Paper artist Peter Dahmen joins Highcon Advisory Board (video)

Peter Dahmen, designer and paper artist, has agreed to join Benny Landa, Zev Weiss and Mike Ferrari on Highcon's Advisory Board.

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MPs given gifts to vote against plain packs, claims BMJ

MPs given gifts to vote against plain packs, claims BMJ

Almost 40 MPs accepted over £60,000 worth of tobacco industry hospitality ahead of a plain pack vote, according to a report.

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Sidel launches new packaging development services

Sidel launches new packaging development services

Sidel has announced the creation of new packaging development services to help beverage producers improve features of their supply chains.

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Features

A market open for opportunity | Supplier Analysis

A market open for opportunity | Supplier Analysis

Specialists in the closures market are enjoying a second year of buoyant trade with more clients wishing to use a wider range of technologies to ensure quality.

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Sweet success for brands | Category Focus – Confectionery

Sweet success for brands | Category Focus – Confectionery

The confectionery sector is a crowded market but Tony Corbin finds that there might still be space for brands of all sizes

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Tipping point for recyclers

Tipping point for recyclers

There is a growing feeling that the UK plastic recycling sector is fundamentally flawed. Simon Creasey investigates the factors impacting on recyclers

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European paper firms bank on investment | Analysis

European paper firms bank on investment | Analysis

Moody’s says Euro paper market capital expenditure is to rise and many will want to strengthen their packaging sector presence, writes Waqas Qureshi

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Richard Nemesi | Best practices in coding innovative pharmaceutical packaging

Richard Nemesi, says pharmaceutical packaging manufacturers must invest in a printing solution capable of addressing today and tomorrow’s regulatory demands, as well as specific local needs

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Michael Stephen | How can oxo-biodegradable plastics most effectively be used?

Michael Stephen | How can oxo-biodegradable plastics most effectively be used?

Michael Stephen, chairman of the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association and deputy chairman of Symphony Environmental Technologies, discusses how this material biodegrades in the outdoor environment.

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Paul Foot | Innovative design patent for hot drinks packaging

Paul Foot | Innovative design patent for hot drinks packaging

Paul Foot, from intellectual property firm Withers & Rogers, looks at a new patent for the design of a hot drinks cup featuring a capsule containing the milk for on-the-go...

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Adin Heller: Brands’ sticky situation with sugar

Adin Heller: Brands’ sticky situation with sugar

Adin Heller, The Big Picture, New York looks at how brands are dealing with the increasingly prominent issue of sugar content.

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International

ELSA aims to strengthen mission with new corporate image

ELSA aims to strengthen mission with new corporate image

Mexican industrial packaging company Envases y Laminados has created a new corporate image inspired by...

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