A host of big-name brands and retailers including Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Mondelez and Nestlé have signed up to judge this year’s UK Packaging Awards
Seventy-seven percent of Britons would rather squeeze their tomato ketchup out of a plastic container than shake it out of a glass bottle, according to a new survey commissioned by...
Sandland Packaging, the West Midlands-based cardboard box manufacturer, has completed the acquisition of local competitor Conyers Packaging through administrators Nationwide Acquisitions, for an undisclosed fee
Agricultural and plastic films producer RKW Group has acquired Belgian plastics manufacturer Hyplast, after approval by the German Anti-Trust Commission
Cwmbran-based food packaging firm Brown Bear Food has been acquired by Newport-based Euro Foods, saving 40 jobs
Wisconsin-based Glenroy, manufacturer of flexible packaging, is providing packaging material for HopeGel - a nutrient and calorie-dense protein gel designed to aid children suffering from severe acute malnutrition
Protective Packaging firm GWP Packaging has adopted Swindon Foodbank as its chosen charity for the
Benson Group is donating Easter eggs to the Rainbow Children’s Hospice nearby Loughborough
A snapshot of the contract packing sector suggests that while many are growing, expansion is being checked by tough market conditions. By Jez Abbott
Market conditions for ready meals were tough even before the horse meat scandal of 2013. So does innovative packaging hold the key for an upturn in fortunes? By Simon Creasey
Plain talking: how plain tobacco packaging will affect the packaging supply chain | Roundtable and video
In the first of a new series of round table events, held in association with Essentra Packaging, PN and a panel of experts look at the future for tobacco packaging...
Brands have siezed upon the possibilities of augmented reality and with smartphone use in the UK set to grow expect more high-tech campaigns. But, finds Waqas Qureshi, not all embrace...
John Scarrott of the Design Business Association on why one designer has vowed never to take part in a free pitch again
Raj Bhardwaj takes a look at how the corrugated market is performing and what to look out for in the future
Mercury Search and Selection's Michaela Stachini looks at how to get the best out of a telephone interview with a future employer
Simon Ellis, group account director for brand agency Tayburn, discusses the challenges an ageing population creates for packaging design
Wisconsin-based Glenroy, manufacturer of flexible packaging, is providing packaging material for HopeGel - a nutrient...
Xeikon and its Aura Partners are to present how the digital production of folding cartons...