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Industry Awards

Worldstar award for intelligent film

24 May 2013

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Mondi’s innovative Nor®Cell film, developed by the Gronau based company Mondi Consumer Packaging Technologies, earned an award in the category “Food” at the WorldStar Award 2013.
After winning the German Packaging Award in 2012, this award marks a second win for Nor®Cell.
“We are proud that, once again, we have been rewarded for our innovative idea,” says [...]

Household

Lighter paint can comes onto the market

19 Jul 2012

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International paint manufacturers Craig and Rose are using a 2.5 litre can for their range of premium paints. The can they have has just come onto the market and its manufactuers claim it is lighter and therefore reduces packaging material.
RinGo® has been designed and produced by metal and glass packaging company Ardagh Group, specifically for the [...]

Analysis

Growth for pouches

12 Jul 2012

Demand for pouches in the US is projected to increase 5.1 percent per year to $8.8 billion in 2016, here driven by faster gains for stand-up pouches stemming from sustainability, prostate functional, and marketing advantages over alternative packaging media.  Unit demand is expected to expand 3.0 percent yearly to 90 billion. 
Burgeoning consumer acceptance [...]

Food and beverage

Sleek cans adopted for ready to drink tea

12 Jul 2012

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Acqua Minerale San Benedetto has adopted a light 33 cl aluminum sleek can for its products. It is launching sleek cans with its Th? San Benedetto lemon, look peach and green tea flavored ready-to-drink tea (RTDT) and for Tonica and Lemon Schweppes cans.
Founded in Scorz? in the Province of Venice, doctor San Benedetto [...]