Tag Archives: Mars

Food and beverage

Call for food packaging to contain sugar warning

10 Mar 2014

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Increased demands are being made for sugar to be labelled with warnings on product packaging as cigarettes are as the the World Health Organisation (WHO) urges people to reduce their consumption by half to a 12 teaspoons per day.  The problem is that people do not usually realise where their sugar is coming from.
The effect [...]

Industry Awards

Soup packet wins World Star award

20 Jan 2014

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Mondi has won a 2014 WorldStar Award for Packaging for its Royco soup packet of Mars Africa.
In partnership with Afripack Consumer Flexibles and the customer Mars Africa, case Mondi Extrusion Coatings developed an innovative material for food packaging. ?Afripack are proud to be associated with World Class organisations such as Mondi Extrusion Coatings and [...]

Corporate

EUR75m factory cancelled in Poland

29 Jul 2013

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According to Polish financial daily Puls Biznesu a plan by petfood manufacturer Mars to build an EUR75m factory at Sochaczew near Warsaw has been cancelled.
The company has already manufacturing facilities on this site.  It chose to build on a special economic zone which would have given it certain taxation benefits, check nonetheless as the [...]