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Weidenhammer introduce composite cans with Peel-off Top

Weidenhammer introduce composite cans with Peel-off Top

July 16, 2014 No Comments »

Weidenhammer Packaging Group (WPG) has brought a new generation of highly impermeable containers to the market. Read More »

Interpack 2014 | Global Closure Systems’ Parachute closure wins award

Interpack 2014 | Global Closure Systems’ Parachute closure wins award

May 21, 2014 No Comments »

The Sustainable Plastic Packaging Award honoured Global Closure Systems (GCS) at Interpack for its Parachute Closure Read More »

Opening up to a growing market | Supplier Analysis – closures

Opening up to a growing market | Supplier Analysis – closures

May 6, 2014 No Comments »

A snapshot of the UK closures sector points to strong trading conditions for businesses while attempting to create more daring innovations, finds Jez Abbott Read More »

Italian bottler invests in Sidel’s new aseptic combined blow fill cap

Italian bottler invests in Sidel’s new aseptic combined blow fill cap

April 14, 2014 No Comments »

Fonti Di Posina has become the first bottling company in Italy to invest in Sidel’s new combined blow fill cap solution with dry preform decontamination – Combi Predis Read More »

Gwalia launches opening aid for both child resistant bottles

Gwalia launches opening aid for both child resistant bottles

March 25, 2014 Comments Off

Welsh closure and container manufacturer Gwalia Packaging Group has launched Top Twister, an opening aid for containers with either child resistant or standard closures Read More »

Essentra targets waste reduction with Re:Close Tape

Essentra targets waste reduction with Re:Close Tape

March 24, 2014 Comments Off

Essentra Packaging has developed a new resealable system designed to minimise food waste and spillage as well as encouraging repeat purchase Read More »

Media debate rages again over packaging openability

January 29, 2014 2 Comments »

The issue of openability returned to the national media yesterday (28 January) after a poll claimed that people are using knives, pliers and screwdrivers to open packs Read More »

PepsiCo aims to deliver “favourable aromas” in packaging

PepsiCo aims to deliver “favourable aromas” in packaging

September 12, 2013 1 Comment »

PepsiCo in the US is looking into developing beverage packaging that delivers an aroma before consumers drink the product Read More »

Philip Chadwick: Wogan’s TV rant should inspire not frustrate

Philip Chadwick: Wogan’s TV rant should inspire not frustrate

January 9, 2013 9 Comments »

This Friday on BBC1, packaging will get it in the neck from a broadcasting legend. But, says Packaging News' Philip Chadwick, perhaps we need the rants of Wogan to keep... Read More »

Rieke unveils new fine mist sprayer range

Rieke unveils new fine mist sprayer range

November 23, 2012 Comments Off

Rieke Dispensing has launched a range of fine mist sprayers targeting the cosmetic and personal care industries Read More »

New safety cap for Loyd Grossman jars

New safety cap for Loyd Grossman jars

October 10, 2012 1 Comment »

EXCLUSIVE - Premier Foods has launched a new safety cap for cooking sauce brand Loyd Grossman and it is currently in the throes of rolling out the same cap on... Read More »

Britvic facing £25m hit on Fruit Shoot faulty cap recall

Britvic facing £25m hit on Fruit Shoot faulty cap recall

July 11, 2012 Comments Off

Britvic could be facing a £25m hit over the recall of its Robinson Fruit Shoot packs that has been caused by a packaging safety issue Read More »

Cosmetic pack boost for Rieke following Arminak buy ‎

Cosmetic pack boost for Rieke following Arminak buy ‎

March 6, 2012 Comments Off

Rieke has expanded its range of dispensing and closure products for the personal care market following the acquisition by parent company of TriMas Corporation of 70% of Arminak, for $64m Read More »

Zeller Plastik UK supplies closures for Nordic haircare range

Zeller Plastik UK supplies closures for Nordic haircare range

February 2, 2011 Comments Off

The UK arm of Zeller Plastik is supplying the closures for the Just Glow brand of shampoos and conditioners for the Nordic market Read More »