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Knowledge Transfer Network launches UK Circular Plastics Network (UKCPN)
18 January, 2019
Supported by UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), the aim of UKCPN is to...
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Nottingham Packaging Manufacturer 'Seals The Deal' With Litter Pick
Friday, January 18, 2019 by Plastic - which has been harming seals and polluting the Lincolnshire coastline - has been collected by one Nottingham-based packaging manufacturer, who is keen to display it at...

Stora Enso partners with H&M group and Inter IKEA group to industrialize TreeToTextile
Thursday, January 17, 2019 by TreeToTextile AB is a joint venture between H&M group, Inter IKEA group and innovator Lars Stigsson since 2014, with the aim of developing new textile fibers in a sustainable way...

Reconomy Acquires Valpak
Thursday, January 17, 2019 by Reconomy, the UK’s leading provider of outsourced waste management and recycling services has today announced the acquisition of Valpak Holdings Limited (“Valpak”), the UK’s...

BASF notifies Avantium of its exit from Synvina
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by BASF has notified Avantium of its exit from their Synvina joint venture, effective 15 January 2019

Call for Efia award entries
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by The European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) is calling for entries to its 2019 annual print awards.

Moody’s: Outlook for global paper, packaging and forest products industry revised to stable on lower-than-expected earnings
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 by Outlook for global paper, packaging and forest products industry changed to stable from positive. Aggregate operating income forecast revised to 2%-4% from 4%-6% .

Label&Print 2019 welcomes the future of the print industry
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 by Label&Print will offer visitors an exclusive look at the future of the industry, showcasing the very latest products, services and technologies available to the packaging community

Taghleef Industries completes Biofilm transaction, expands presence in Latin America
Friday, January 11, 2019 by Taghleef Industries (Ti), a global producer of biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film, announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire Biofilm, one of Latin...

FEAD Issues Position Paper on Norway’s Proposal to the Basel Convention
Friday, January 11, 2019 by In a bid to combat marine litter, Norway has submitted a proposal to restrict exports of plastic waste, by amending the Basel Convention. The proposal aims at submitting exports of...

Flint Group announces a European price increase across all packaging inks products.
Thursday, January 10, 2019 by Flint Group Packaging Inks today confirms the implementation of a price increase for all products sold within Europe.

ALPLA and Texplast intensify collaboration
Thursday, January 10, 2019 by Since July 2018, ALPLA and FROMM have been successfully working together in PET recycling. Another extrusion line at the Texplast site in Wolfen will increase the capacity for...

Creating a clean filtration system for a digital bulk ink manufacturer
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 by As a global leader in the development and supply of innovative high performance solutions for applications in filtration and separation, the Porvair technical team is always keen...

Recycled cardboard bedding takes top prize at London awards
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 by DS Smith Recycling won Best New Product Launch at this year’s Marketing and PR Brilliance Awards, which took place on 7 December at the Le Méridien Hotel in London.

UK’s Largest Packaging Show Welcomes Global Brands to Seminar Programme
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 by Coca-Cola, Marks & Spencer, Iceland and Innocent Drinks are just some of the major names taking to the stage as part of Packaging Innovations, Label&Print and Empack 2019’s...

Coveris to open pack positive development centre, to deliver sustainable packaging of the future
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 by Opening on 31 January 2019 at Coveris’ Rivendell site in Leeds, the new Pack Positive Centre is an industry-first facility and academic partnership with Leeds Beckett University’s...

Sweet success: Mondi shows innovative flair with novel ice cream cone sleeve and lid
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 by Mondi Kalenobel in Turkey a major player in ice cream packaging

British Glass release guides for glass packaging recycling
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 by UK glass industry representative body British Glass has launched two leading guides aimed at all those working in the glass packaging sector.

Dreaming of a Silver Christmas
Monday, December 17, 2018 by Annually over 150 million chocolate Santa Clauses in aluminium foil clothing are produced in Europe for the holiday season

Zanders Paper continues with full product portfolio
Monday, December 17, 2018 by Lean and healthy structures to ensure sustainable business success

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