Are we creating more environmental damage when introducing biodegradable plastics, asks Vanden Recycling managing director David Wilson?
A year after the introduction of standardised tobacco packaging, the CPMA director offers his forthright opinion on the extent of its impact.
Futamura's Andy Sweetman believes that plastic free aisles would encourage innovation and not signal the downfall of plastics.
The European economy is showing early signs of cooling down.
The UK Plastics Pact feels like a game-changing moment for the industry but is the devil in the detail, asks Philip Chadwick?
PN columnist Des King examines some of the packaging that works for him.
David Murphy, HP PageWide Industrial WW marketing director, insists converters should ask whether they can afford not to have the possibilities digital print.
Packaging never seems to be out of the headlines at the moment, whether it’s marine pollution, coffee cup recycling or deposit return schemes
A.J. Gruber, president of the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA), looks at how companies can develop sustainable packaging strategies by putting packaged-products first.
The UK Plastics Pact has the potential to make a huge difference to packaging recycling, but we have to get the right measures in place, says Vanden Recycling's David Wilson.
Printed packaging boxes are ideal for creating brand awareness and making your packaging stand out from the crowd
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Sam Butcher, business development manager at Royston Labels, discusses modern anti-counterfeiting features in packaging.
DS Smith’s Peter Clayson discusses what Costa’s ‘cup recycling revolution’ means for the industry and how collaboration across the supply chain will prove invaluable in tackling on-the-go waste.
With packaging hogging the headlines now is a good time to encourage fresh talent into the industry, writes Philip Chadwick.