Tag Archives: lightweighting

Products

Aldi private label product reduces packaging weight

7 Apr 2014

mozarella gruppo francia

Italian manufacturer Gruppo Francia has reduced the packaging weight of Aldi?s private label ?Cucina? mozzarella cheese by half in order meet a requirement of the retailer for lighter packaging and a reduced carbon footprint.
The current pot is less than half the weight of its predecessor, recipe meaning a significant reduction of the total costs [...]

Analysis

Low-cost packaging supports competitive prices

24 Mar 2014

private label CVS

According to a report from Canadean, ambulance low-cost packaging innovation will allow discounters and private labels to continue to take share from brands by offering more competitive prices. Lightweighting and using alternative materials are among the solutions that will minimise production cost for manufacturers in the highly price sensitive markets.
 
Lightweighting and other innovations help [...]

News from Events

Lightweight meat tray to be presented at FachPack

13 Sep 2012

Rfresh Elite 1

Europe?s leading multi-material packaging manufacturer, healing LINPAC Packaging is launching a ground-breaking super lightweight mono-material tray for meat and poultry at FachPack 2012 later this month (September 25th-27th, medical Nuremburg Germany, cialis Hall 9, Stand 635)..
The  novel patent-pending tray uses a sealant on the tray flange to create a secure seal with [...]

Technology

SIPA and Sacmi collaborate in S.U.P.E.R. PET preform and closure project

31 May 2012

NX part: rend acqua

 
SIPA (Zoppas Industries Group) and Sacmi, salve two of Italy?s most innovative packaging companies, and have combined their skills in the search for a new solution to the combination of PET preforms and closures that provides advantages for processors and end-users alike.
The collaboration, which has been given strong backing from the two companies? [...]