Tubs Packaging News

Tetra Pak strengthens ice cream offering with acquisition of Big Drum
Tetra Pak
Tetra Pak has strengthened its product offering for ice cream manufacturers with the acquisition of Big Drum Engineering GmbH, a leading supplier of filling machines for the industry. The deal further extends the company’s ability to provide end-to-end solutions for food and beverage companies around the world, and reinforces its global leadership in the sector.
RPC provides French cheese with pots of appeal
RPC Bebo
A French producer of regional cheeses has given the packaging for one of its speciality products a makeover with the help of RPC Bebo Bouxwiller. Les Fruitières du Vallon de Sancey is an agricultural cooperative located in the North of the Doubs region of France, at the foot of the magnificent Château de Belvoir.
Where maximum branding and shelf life meet like never before
RPC Astrapak

SuperLock is by far one the most exciting innovations to be added to RPC Astrapak's growing range of market leading products and presents a very low Oxygen Transmission Rate (OTR). Allowing for both hot and cold content filling, the product is virtually limitless in its applications offering ambient temperature shelf life to a broad range of food products with a long shelf life. The secret to this advanced shelf preservation is the combination of an oxygen barrier on all surfaces with a membrane seal, offering a powerful sealable container.

Tub retains signature shine

RPC Superfos’s CombiPac® tub is being used to pack a new range from the UK’s favourite butter and spreadable brand. The line extension for Lurpak Spreadables offers tasty new infusions, but the pack retains the well-known silver shine from the parent brand.

Sæplast containers go a 'Round' the world
RPC Promens
RPC Sæplast is introducing a range of round storage containers into the European and American markets that combine easy handling with optimum product quality during processing. Initially developed in cooperation with the company's customers in Asia, the new round tubs, available in 600 and 660 litre sizes, represent a departure from the more traditional insulated container design, while still offering effective protection and ease of use for a wide range of food products.
Kerry Foods adopts RPC Bebo's IML-T
RPC Bebo
The quality and value benefits of RPC Bebo's In-Mould Label Thermoforming (IML-T) have seen the technology being extended into the butter and margarine spreads sector with the introduction of a 500g tub for long-standing customer Kerry Foods.
Evolution not revolution for bespoke tub

A bespoke tub from RPC Superfos has been selected to pack the popular Forssan range of salads made by Atria Finland. Replacing the range's previous pack of 15 years, the new design combines a subtle yet effective makeover with a considerably lighter container, reducing the amount of packaging waste. The new bespoke pack was developed in close co-operation between Atria, its design agency and RPC Superfos.

For Performix and TricorBraun, it's hip to be square
TricorBraun

Achieving easy container access while disrupting the category to deliver the best possible consumer experience was the objective and the result of a highly engaged and collaborative partnership between Performix and TricorBraun for the launch of the Performix Iridium line.

RPC provides cheesy good looks
RPC Bebo
Advanced in-mould label thermoforming (IML-T) from RPC Bebo Plastik, combined with the company's in-house Bebo Print lid printing technology, are helping to enhance the on-shelf presence of the Kremgo range of cream cheeses from Tine SA, Norway's largest producer, distributor and exporter of dairy products.
RPC Bebo gives Polish mousses a polished new look
RPC Bebo
Effective product protection and on-shelf impact are being combined in a new thermoformed multilayer polypropylene pot from RPC Bebo Polska for the Fruit Mousses range from leading Polish manufacturer Menii. To ensure product quality and also maximise brand awareness and image, Menii required an eye-catching and functional pack that would protect and maintain the freshness of the contents.
Tubs convey quality and tradition
RPC Bebo

Customers in France who love tasty traditional products can now enjoy authentic crème fraîche from Normandy packed in tubs developed in collaboration with RPC Bebo Bouxwiller.

Sweet success for M&H and tangerine confectionary
RPC M&H Plastics
Whether young or old, you are sure to know some of the iconic sweet brands Tangerine Confectionary have in their books. The Pontefract based company produce some of the nation’s favourite sweets, including the much loved Dip Dab, Refreshers and Wham bar. So when Tangerine decided to expand its new Sweet Champions range into a seasonal sharing tub that includes a range of their beloved, retro brands, they knew they needed packaging which reflected the fun nature of the sweets inside.