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CPI welcomes committee findings on waste management

CPI welcomes committee findings on waste management

The House of Commons Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee has published its report on Waste Management in England

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Graphic Packaging looks to boost speed and quality with new Heidelberg press

Graphic Packaging looks to boost speed and quality with new Heidelberg press

Graphic Packaging International has commissioned the UK’s first 18,000sph Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 145 press

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Swiss supermarket apologises for Hitler cream packs

Swiss supermarket apologises for Hitler cream packs

A leading Swiss supermarket chain has apologised for distributing coffee cream containers with packaging bearing portraits of Hitler and Mussolini

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H.B. Fuller launches new hot melt adhesive

H.B. Fuller launches new hot melt adhesive

H.B. Fuller has introduced a new hot melt adhesive, Advantra 9271, specially formulated for strong bonding of light-weight sustainable folding box boards

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KM Packaging announces ‘rage-free’ clean peels

KM Packaging announces ‘rage-free’ clean peels

KM Packaging is planning to combat ‘wrap-rage’ with the launch of a new user-friendly lidding film called KM KPeel

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Craft beer resurgence gives brewers design test

Craft beer resurgence gives brewers design test

New research by The Big Picture has found that craft beer are having a resurgence but also presenting packaging design challenges for brewers

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Vision Paper and Board stocks Stora Enso’s Tamfold

Vision Paper and Board stocks Stora Enso’s Tamfold

West Midlands-based merchant and convertor Vision Paper and Board are now stockists of Tamfold, a high-quality packaging grade from Stora Enso

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Tesco chairman to stand down as accounting black hole deepens

Tesco chairman to stand down as accounting black hole deepens

Tesco’s financial woes have deepened with chairman Sir Richard Broadbent set to resign following revelation of more inaccuracies in its accounting, and profits haemorrhaging by 92%

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Vibixa factory closure to cost over 100 jobs

Vibixa factory closure to cost over 100 jobs

Vibixa’s Cheltenham factory is set to close next year, with over 100 employees losing jobs

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Ball Packaging talks sustainability success at House of Commons

Ball Packaging talks sustainability success at House of Commons

Ball Packaging Europe showcased sustainability successes during the Soft Drinks Roadmap Event at the House of Commons yesterday

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Novamont holds open day at Sardinian bio-run industrial complex

Novamont holds open day at Sardinian bio-run industrial complex

Matrìca, the Italian integrated green chemistry complex, has hosted an international open day to present the newly-built plant at Porto Torres to European stakeholders

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Kite Packaging acquires new two-acre site in Swindon

Kite Packaging acquires new two-acre site in Swindon

Kite Packaging has announced the acquisition of a two-acre site in Swindon

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Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

Automated packaging in Latin America is expected to grow rapidly due to burgeoning retail market, a new report claims

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BPF expresses concerns on misleading schools about plastics

BPF expresses concerns on misleading schools about plastics

The BPF is calling for more balance in information offered to school children about plastics materials and products

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Symphony CEO blasts Scotland bag tax

Symphony CEO blasts Scotland bag tax

The head of one of Britain’s leading plastics companies has cast doubt on the fairness of Scotland’s ‘bag tax’ which came into effect this week

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Marchesini Group bullish about future growth with new investments

Marchesini Group bullish about future growth with new investments

Italian packaging equipment giant Marchesini Group is in bullish mood, forecasting a 12% increase in turnover and launching a slew of investment projects

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