The war on packaging

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New clean label research shows the power of clean ingredient lists

New research, commissioned by functional ingredients manufacturer BENEO, shows that consumers pay more attention to ...

Contract production, all from one source

HiE 2018, Stand E30, Hall 8: SternMaid presents enlarged capacity in Plant 2

StePac leads responsible supply chain with innovative packaging

High demand for cherries in China revs up need for functional packaging to extend shelf-life and reduce waste

Tomorrow’s world: pack to the future

David Jahn, Director at packaging automation specialist, Brillopak, examines how robotics can help food manufacturers ...

Widespread support for plastic packaging tax, new research reveals

More than half of consumers in the UK and a third in the US are in favour of a tax on all plastic packaging on food ...

Unipick robots make a case for convenience

Responding to demand from packhouses for an automated solution that would enable them to pick multiple SKUs and present ...

Vision improves line efficiency

As businesses strive to maximise efficiency and accuracy, the food production industry is seeing major growth in vision ...

Pakora producer takes-away benefits of TIJ

Rotech’s RF Lite TIJ (thermal inkjet) has become an “invaluable part of the process” at P.K. Foods Glasgow Ltd, having ...

Food for thought

Alternative materials can provide environmentally sustainable solutions

On pack confusion?

Thomas Schmidt, Marketing Director at BENEO, discusses the chemical classification of sugar and questions whether ...

Discover the nutraceuticals industry at Vitafoods Asia

Vitafoods Asia is a key regional learning event centred on the latest research, development and application of ...

Adhesive embossing with 3D labels from PONT

The labels allow customers to enhance glass packaging with a tactile, raised effect of the label