20/03/2018The latest member to join the Save Food Initiative of the FAO, UNEP and Messe Düsseldorf is food retailer LIDL Deutschland. With this move the discount chain underscores its commitment to reducing food losses.
23/02/2018A look at regulatory compliance in light of new requirements introduced at the “glocal” level, on the possibility of marketing these materials in certain regions. Focus on the controversial relationship between legislation and industry.
13/02/2018Semi-wrapped, yet packaged safely and informatively. For some products banding is the perfect packaging solution.
29/01/2018This year fans around the world are in for not one but two major sporting events: the Winter Olympic Games and the World Cup. These are ideal opportunities to promote your company with special packaging editions.
29/11/2017This issue is not new to the packaging industry: there are numerous solutions to prevent the migration of mineral oils offered by manufacturers but these are only rarely made use of by retailers and food producers.
16/11/2017Bioplastics have been a hot topic in the packaging industry for decades now. Just like with other materials they have their advantages and disadvantages. Only open and honest communication can bring enlightenment.
07/11/2017In 2018 sales of packaging are expected to go up to US$ 975 billion. International market research companies have recently studied this successful industry and taken a close look at trends and tomorrow’s packaging solutions.
24/08/2017Quoting this famous line by a German national football team coach we are not automatically referring to football. A smart transport solution for water melons and other innovative packaging shows how the industry has responded to consumer wishes for a longer shelf life and more convenience.
11/07/2017Although the new food and packaging project Virtuous Circle was only created in October 2016, it is already successful in its combat against hunger. Moreover, the activities are helping to improve general awareness of food and environmental protection.
04/07/2017Thermoformed plastic packaging is considered to be safe, robust and ideally suited for high-quality, heavy and sensitive products. The latest generation of machinery is now making production even more attractive for market players.