Packaging News

Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report rated among top ten globally
Stora Enso
For the second year running, Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report 2018 has been included in the top ten sustainability reports globally according to the latest Reporting matters publication by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). In WBCSD’s Reporting matters publication, Stora Enso’s Sustainability Report is recognised as good practice for being clearly aligned with the company’s materiality assessment.
A Flawless Duet
Quadpack
Makeup artist to the stars, Charlotte Tilbury has revealed her biggest launch of 2019: NEW! Airbrush Flawless Foundation, an innovative natural matte finish foundation that is available in 44 shades. Quadpack has partnered with the brand to create a perfect match for the product, a Flawless Bottle of frosted glass with a rose gold lid that evokes the Art Deco glamour which has long inspired Charlotte’s beauty aesthetic.
BillerudKorsnäs joint venture Paboco, introduce the Paper bottle community to advance packaging innovation
BillerudKorsnäs
BillerudKorsnäs, together with partners, proudly presents Paboco, the paper bottle company, uniting leading experts in material, design and technology, and supported by world-leading consumer brands to bring sustainable progress to the bottling industry. To support the initiative and explore further development and commercial opportunities, Paboco is officially launching the Paper bottle community.
ADF&PCD New York 2019 Wrap-Up: Innovation Award Winners, Record Attendance and a Spotlight on Sustainability
ADF&PCD New York
The Aerosol & Dispensing Forum (ADF) and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design (PCD) New York —North America's only dedicated event for the aerosol, dispensing, perfume and cosmetic packaging industry— wrapped up another successful year with a Conference program and Exhibition show floor packed with the latest sustainability solutions and technological innovations.
Super Fine Mist Sprayer triggers better user experience
SR Packaging

For the beauty and home care markets, the mist sprayer is a proven essential accessory for its provision of easy, light and even product application. By improving upon the design of the mist sprayer's components, SR Packaging has achieved a significant enhancement, resulting in the introduction of its new larger spray angle mist sprayer that continuously generates a super fine mist, meeting the demands of beauty and home care brands.

World’s largest cosmetics packaging event will encourage the beauty, aerosol and drinks packaging sector to ‘Innovate Together’
ADF&PCD Paris, the world’s leading dedicated event for the aerosol, dispensing, perfume & cosmetic packaging community, is to return in January 2020 alongside a brand new show, PLD: Packaging of Premium & Luxury Drinks. This will create a new forum for packaging creators to share ideas and inspiration, and to source new suppliers and products from each other’s markets.
Smurfit Kappa works with specialty brewer Vanhonsebrouck to replace single-use plastic packaging
Smurfit Kappa
Smurfit Kappa has worked with a well-known Belgian specialty brewer to produce a sustainable packaging concept that eliminated the need for shrink film. Smurfit Kappa made recommendations for a 100% recyclable, paper-based solution which eliminated the requirement for shrink film. The sustainable new pack was also attractively designed and featured an in-built handle to facilitate easy transportation for the consumer.
Neville and More extends range of glass jars
Neville and More

As an alternative to plastic jars, Neville and More has now extended the popular range of Simplicity Glass Jars which are ideal for a range of products in the beauty, health and food markets. Neville and More's Simplicity Glass Jar range now includes 13 different standard sizes, all available from stock.

Radnor Hills spring water hits canned water market
Ardagh Group

Spring water is a delicate, highly regulated and safety-controlled product, which makes quality absolutely non-negotiable for Radnor Hills. Recognising the benefits of the aluminium can – with its long shelf life, 100% recyclability, transport efficiency and leakproof/lightproof qualities – the company worked with Ardagh to bring cans into its packaging portfolio in a way that presents fantastic shelf appeal as well as guaranteeing consistent product quality and safety.

Giflor obtains grade A BRC Packaging and Packaging Materials certification
Giflor
Giflor has recently obtained the prestigious BRC Packaging and Packaging materials with a grade A certification. The BRC standard, which is internationally recognized within the GFSI, allows GIFLOR to further qualify as a supplier of products to large retailers and stores as well as consolidate its position in foreign markets, especially the UK, USA and other countries that acknowledge this certification for its undisputed distinctive value.
Aptar Pharma highlights expanded services platform
Aptar Pharma

Aptar Pharma is highlighting its diverse portfolio of drug delivery systems, components and active packaging solutions, including their latest innovations addressing nasal, pulmonary, eye care, injectables and dermal drug delivery routes, including PureHale, a dedicated Connectivity hub hosting Aptar Pharma’s expanding range of connected drug delivery devices and Nanopharm’s SmartTrack.