Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE) member companies, representing about 80% of the European turnover, have expressed concerns about the current raw material supply situation, during their recent annual conference in...
The global industrial, bulk and transport packaging market is estimated to be worth USD241.1 billion in 2015 and is projected to grow strongly to 2025. Although economies are still weak...
According to Russian news agency TASS, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has requested that deputy premier Sergey Prikhodko prepare an extension request for continuing sanctions for the approval of Vladimir...
The traditional shopping centre market in Poland appears to be becoming saturated and investors are now seeking other “niche” retail formats such as Outlet centres. A typical outlet centre has...
The embargo placed on Polish apple exports to Russia appears to have had little effect and indeed many new uses are being found for them. Last year, exports to...
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In its 36th trade fair year FachPack can look back on what began in 1979 with 80 exhibitors and around 2,000 visitors, has long since become...
Package printing will be a core subject at Labelexpo Europe as the show prepares to return to Brussels this autumn. Taking place at Brussels Expo in...
Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury has developed the unique coded lids for an extensive points-based loyalty scheme for Yeo Valley, known as ‘Yeokens’. The scheme, which is the brainchild of Yeo Valley Chairman Tim Mead, is currently running across the majority...
British pasta sauce Ragú has changed packaging from glass to plastic. Manufacturer Symingtons say that the change was due to longer ambient shelf life of up to 24 months combined with glass-like transparency and the added in-home safety of...
Rigid box specialist Pollard Boxes has developed a luxury presentation gift box for the launch of a new chocolate brand. Created by Shed Brand Innovation’s professional pastry chef, the Wicked and Wonderful bars are premium hand-crafted dark and milk chocolate...