Graham Packaging Company, a global leader in plastic and blow molded packaging solutions, approached Webpac with the task of re-vitalizing the online presence of its International Business Unit. Applying its expertise in digital solutions for the consumer packaged goods and packaging industries, Webpac crafted the winning combination of a modern website with a market-specific product focus.
LOUIS XIII Cognac selected Selinko to launch a smart decanter, providing clients a seamless access to an exclusive world of privileges. Clients will be able to join the LOUIS XIII Society (a private members club for owners of LOUIS XIII Cognac decanters) by simply tapping the NFC chip placed on the decanter’s cork stopper.
WaveGrip’s G1 multi-packing applicator is helping Canadian artisanal brewery Lagabière in its aim to double its canning output over the next few years, as well as delivering a more sustainable, environmentally friendly multi-packing solution.
Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 returns to Birmingham’s NEC later this month with its most innovative show to date. The show, which also includes Contract Pack, Ecopack and Industrial Pack, will showcase more product launches and innovation from across the industry than ever before as it welcomes over 300 suppliers.
Preventing fraudulent distribution and counterfeiting of high-end wines with Cachet-Tag—an NFC tag processed to ensure that the antenna circuit breaks to prevent reading when the label is removed.
CrazyCap is a replacement cap for your cola-style bottle. It’s a game-changing auto-cleaner that frees you from all these challenging problems once and for all! Powered with advanced UVC light-ray technology, CrazyCap can kill 99.9999% of bacteria and mold, and 99.99% of viruses.
Ishida Europe has opened a dedicated Quality Control Demonstration Centre at its UK headquarters in Woodgate, Birmingham, that showcases the company’s entire range of quality control and inspection equipment including x-ray inspection systems, checkweighers and seal testers.
Ardagh Group's beverage can manufacturing facilities in Fairfield, California, and Fremont, Ohio, and its food can manufacturing facility in Reno, Nevada, USA have achieved International Organisation for Standardization (ISO) 14001:2015 certification. Plans for additional Metal – North America plants to become ISO 14001 certified are underway with teams engaged in the process across numerous locations.
RPC bpi protec’s X-EnviroShrink has been named as a finalist in two leading recycling awards, underlining its innovative and sustainable approach to providing customers with the latest flexible packaging solutions.
Vetropack Switzerland produces the cuvée glass bottles for Fin Bec’s range of classic wines. The neck of this traditional cuvée-coloured Burgundy bottle flows smoothly into the body, with the engraved "FIN BEC" lettering providing a jaunty finishing touch.
To deliver new beverage options to consumers seeking healthier alternatives, Danone Waters Brazil has partnered with Crown Holdings, Inc. to launch its newest brand, 4U by Danone. Two different sizes of sleek style cans from Crown, along with special ink finishes and colorful imagery, offer vibrant, eye-catching package designs that reflect the healthy, fresh blends of the 4U beverages.
ULMA Packaging UK acknowledges that reducing food packaging waste is a top priority and is currently working closely with several industry partners to run trials using sustainable materials including cardboard, as well as compostable and recyclable films.
The joint venture between Resilux and I.P.S. came about because I.P.S. was looking for a suitable production partner with relevant experience in the plastic packaging industry (particularly with PET). Air0Pack is an innovative technology for filling liquids, powders, gases and products of average-to-high viscosity (such as gels, creams or foam) into (recyclable) plastic packaging (PET).
Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading paper-based packaging firms, has opened a new plant in Tijuana, Mexico, demonstrating its long-term commitment to the country. The new folding carton plant will strengthen the company’s footprint in the Baja California region and neighbouring Northern Mexico states.
The ingenious design of this wine rack by MingFeng combines packaging with an elegant display function, utilising a sustainable bamboo-plastic composite material. Due to the traditional Chinese mortise and tenon joint structure incorporated into its design, the packaging can easily be disassembled into a display rack using no more than a magnet.
The goal of Loop is to “provide materials to a company that can be used as a sustainable alternative to virgin materials; using less crude oil and instead utilizing a material that would normally be sent to landfill.”
Demonstrating their significant technical and design expertise, i2r Packaging Solutions has unveiled an innovative aluminium smoothwall product that is set to shake-up the food packaging industry. The patent protected and design registered, i2r Ultra, uses a new style of embossing to dramatically increase stress resistance thereby reducing the gauge, price point and environmental impact of the product.
The meat industry is one of the sectors where the plastic pallet is most established, mainly due to the hygiene conditions demanded by the different applicable legislations, among them the HACCP directive. In environments where cleaning and hygiene are very strict, the plastic pallet plays a transcendental role.