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Ardagh Glass and Reuse invest £5m in recycling push

Ardagh Glass and Reuse invest £5m in recycling push

Ardagh Glass has signed a 15-year agreement with Reuse to increase glass recycling, with the recycler investing £5m in new technology

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Yorkshire branding agency growth aided by SpongeBob SquarePants

Yorkshire branding agency growth aided by SpongeBob SquarePants

A West Yorkshire-based brand and digital design agency is continuing to grow with a series of new appointments

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New Sidel unit promises more value to beverage producers

New Sidel unit promises more value to beverage producers

Sidel, the global provider of PET solutions for liquid packaging, has created a new services business unit

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PRN Pricewatch: Week ending 18 July 2014

PRN Pricewatch: Week ending 18 July 2014

Each week, we publish the average trading price for packaging recovery notes from PRN trading platform the Environment Exchange

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33,000 expected at BrauBeviale 2014 (video)

33,000 expected at BrauBeviale 2014 (video)

BrauBeviale, the capital goods exhibition for the beverage industry, takes place in the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg from 11-13 November

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Florida copacker introduces ‘revolutionary’ Sustainable Packaging product

Florida copacker introduces ‘revolutionary’ Sustainable Packaging product

Versatile Packagers has launched a new line of what it describes as environmentally, cost efficient product solutions called Sustainable Packaging

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DS Smith moves for Italian recycling company

DS Smith moves for Italian recycling company

DS Smith has fully acquired Italian recycling firm Italmaceri, snapping up the remaining 50% of the company

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Tesco CEO quits as supermarket issues profits warning

Tesco CEO quits as supermarket issues profits warning

Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke has announced he will step down in October - earlier than planned, as the supermarket giant issued a major profits warning

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Tough talk over pharma issues | Pharmaceutical roundtable and video

Tough talk over pharma issues | Pharmaceutical roundtable and video

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...

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Strong market serves growth | Supplier Analysis – foodservice

Strong market serves growth | Supplier Analysis – foodservice

Foodservice is a sector that’s been buzzing with some packaging firms seeing plenty of growth. Jez Abbott spoke to five companies and discovers their challenges

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Take good care of consumers | Category Focus – personal care

Take good care of consumers | Category Focus – personal care

The personal care market is growing but is it the case that the more convenient the pack, the more successful the brand? Simon Creasey finds out

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Packaging giant set for continued growth | Profile

Packaging giant set for continued growth | Profile

Delta Packaging has risen from a small printing business to a multi-million pound packaging supplier working with brands and restaurant chains including McDonald’s. Waqas Qureshi caught up...

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Boxing clever, what does success in internet retail packaging look like?

Boxing clever, what does success in internet retail packaging look like?

Liz Wilks of Asia Pulp & Paper discusses three major trends in internet retail packaging as she sees them

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Hervé Turpault: how brands can make packaging work online

Hervé Turpault: how brands can make packaging work online

Hervé Turpault, from PRS, looks into why packaging has a big role to play in the online shopping experience

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The state of the food contact industry

The state of the food contact industry

In recent years, there have been many significant developments regarding food contact regulations and consumer perception of associated materials and technologies

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Giles Calver: Why a blend of old and new is vital for historic packs

Giles Calver: Why a blend of old and new is vital for historic packs

Sedley Place's Giles Calver argues that there is a pressing need for brand saliency in a modern world

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