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Sauce PM brings new packaging concept to European market

Sauce PM brings new packaging concept to European market

September 24, 2014 No Comments »

Sauce PM is promoting the European launch of a new packaging design concept to reduce waste and involve portion control Read More »

SIG’s CombiSwift introduced to food packs

SIG’s CombiSwift introduced to food packs

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

SIG Combibloc’s CombiSwift screw cap has now been launched on food carton packs Read More »

Morrisons claims 64% material saving with new closure

Morrisons claims 64% material saving with new closure

August 20, 2014 1 Comment »

Supermarket giant Morrisons has unveiled a new screw cap, which it claims uses 64% less aluminium than a standard screw cap Read More »

Procap launches leak-proof, UN-compliant closure

Procap launches leak-proof, UN-compliant closure

August 1, 2014 No Comments »

Plastic caps and closures manufacturer Procap hs launched 63 Proslit, a secure TE closure for HDPE, Co-ex and PET containers with a 63mm neck finish Read More »

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 Comments Off

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 Comments Off

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 Comments Off

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 »