Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently opened a new £15m 15m flint furnace at Ardagh Group’s glass plant in Irvine, Ayrshire.
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The Coca-Cola bottle is 100 years old this week – packaging that is arguably as iconic as the brand name itself.
Beatson Clark has invested £840,000 in a new recycling system at Rotherham.
TV chef Jamie Oliver has called for a radical overhaul of labelling on fizzy drinks to disclose the amount of sugar each pack contains.
Beer company Anheuser-Busch InBev has agreed a $27.5m (£17.8m) court settlement in a deceptive packaging lawsuit in the USA.
Glass packaging manufacturer Beatson Clark has produced a new 250ml barbecue sauce bottle for its sister company Pont Europe.
Almost one in two women perceiving beer to be more of a man’s drink (49%), according to a new survey from Friends of Glass.
Coca-Cola Enterprises and Coca-Cola Erfrischungsgetränke have announced they are to combine businesses into a new company to be called Coca-Cola European Partners.
If you missed Packaging News’ webinar 'Recycling and the new government: the future for glass', you can now listen back online.
Owens Illinois (O-I) Europe has secured an exclusive contract with YouTube’s The Bottle Boys, who play all their music on glass bottles, to promote the use of glass to millennials.
Time is running out to register for today's Packaging News webinar on glass recycling and the new government.
Glass giant Verallia has purchased most of Coca-Cola’s stock of returnable bottles in Spain to recycle them into new containers for the soft drinks giant.
Packaging News has teamed up with British Glass to host a webinar looking at the key issues around glass recycling and the challenges facing the industry and the new government.
Absolut and New Designers have announced the 2015 edition of the Absolut @ New Designers competition.
Glass packaging giant Owens-Illinois (O-I) is to buy Vitro - the largest supplier of glass containers in Mexico, in a deal worth $2.15bn (£1.36bn).