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Packaging and Labelling


Chantal van de Poll, RPC Bebo Food Packaging:

“Our trays can withstand temperatures of -50 to 121 ˚C”

RPC Bebo Food Packaging has been active as producer of High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) trays for years. Sales were taken care of by distributors at first, but in 2013 the company started doing its own sales. “Traditionally, our focus is more on the fish and meat industry, but our trays are also suitable for.....

Jordan: "Packaging vegetables has always been a great challenge"

Their limited specialization in the packaging of perishable goods is a problem that Jordanian exporting companies must deal with on a day-to-day basis; however, they know that they must live up to the expectations of their European customers in order to compete with them. For this reason, "we have decided to.....

How growers can use packaging to their advantage

Packaging can be a valuable tool for new and old farmers alike looking to compete for limited shelf space in supermarkets. Quality may matter, but unless you can get your products in shoppers baskets and in their mouths, it won't matter. Packaging can be the feather that tilts to scale into your favor and.....

US: Lef Farms introduces new retail and food service packaging

With its simple elegance, the lēf packaging aims to break out from the field of brands that have turned to old-school clams and tubs. It starts with lēf’s classic black retail bag which shows off its greens through a see-through front window of cascading leaves. And clear side panels allow.....

US: Lef Farms introduces new retail and food service packaging

With its simple elegance, the lēf packaging aims to break out from the field of brands that have turned to old-school clams and tubs. It starts with lēf’s classic black retail bag which shows off its greens through a see-through front window of cascading leaves. And clear side panels allow.....

New packaging solution eliminates allergy-causing sulphur pads

The Indian company UFLEX specializes in flexible packaging solutions. The company has been working with several large retail chains in the North American and European markets. One of the recent achievements of UFLEX in the fresh produce packaging segment has been the successful trial of Flexfresh liner bags.....

India: New packaging solution eliminates allergy-causing sulphur pads

The Indian company UFLEX specializes in flexible packaging solutions. The company has been working with several large retail chains in the North American and European markets. One of the recent achievements of UFLEX in the fresh produce packaging segment has been the successful trial of Flexfresh liner bags.....

tna to use Virtual Reality to present production line at Interpack 2017

Tna will use virtual and augmented reality elements at this year’s interpack in Düsseldorf, Germany, to showcase its complete range of packaging and processing solutions.According to the company, visitors will be transported into a “real world” space, where they’ll get the chance to experience tna’s.....

Indian packaging sector to grow to $30b by 2020

The Director of the Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Kolkata, NC Saha, on Friday said there is a need to develop alternative packaging systems for food materials which is easily acceptable to the market. Saha was speaking at a one-day national workshop on the “Potential of Food Processing in Odisha with.....

Side Delights® Flavorables™ potato product wins packaging design award

Fresh Solutions Network announced its packaging design award from Graphic Design USA, American Packaging Design Awards. The award celebrates the Side Delights® Flavorables™ fresh potato package design, with its vibrant color palette and bold flavor profiles, encouraging an exciting potato.....

Side Delights® Flavorables™ potato product wins packaging design award

Fresh Solutions Network announced its packaging design award from Graphic Design USA, American Packaging Design Awards. The award celebrates the Side Delights® Flavorables™ fresh potato package design, with its vibrant color palette and bold flavor profiles, encouraging an exciting potato.....

Sonoco acquires Peninsula Packaging for $230m

Sonoco, a global packaging company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquirePeninsula Packaging Co.for approximately$230 million. Peninsula, which is owned by a fund managed byOdyssey Investment Partners LLC, is a manufacturer of thermoformed packaging for fresh fruit and vegetables.....

Automatic pallet labelling without using adhesives

In the supply chain a correct pallet label is indispensable. The relevant information must be applied to the pallet in a clearly legible way, including a machine readable form. Much has been written about the information and standards for a pallet label, but it is equally important that the pallet label is.....

Italy: SCF make innovative fresh produce packaging

Gruppo Scurria has been working in the polystyrene market for over 30 years and has great experience in the construction sector. Today, with SCF Packaging, it has also become a leader in the packaging for the food transport sector. Their innovative printing processes make packaging unique and.....

Italy

Starch films for blueberry packaging

Packaging sustainability is an important aspect for innovation in the food sector and can affect the decision to purchase fresh produce. Researchers from Disafa at the University of Turin assessed the qualitative performance and consumer acceptability of three starch films used for the modified atmosphere.....

Controlled atmosphere packaging for blueberries gaining popularity

Blueberries are becoming more and more popular and consumption of all berries in the UK for instance in 2015 increased by 30% on the previous year, a trend that is representative also across Europe.Like other bush berries, blueberries benefit from modified atmosphere packaging and controlled atmosphere......

REWE Group replaces plastic packaging on fruit and vegetables with laser logo

The abolition of plastic bags was only the beginning for REWE Group. The company has set itself the goal of completely eliminating unnecessary packaging from its shelves, without risking a faster spoilage or violating the legally required declarations of products. A new invention is now to replace outer.....

Italy: Starch films for blueberry packaging

Packaging sustainability is an important aspect for innovation in the food sector and can affect the decision to purchase fresh produce. Researchers from Disafa at the University of Turin assessed the qualitative performance and consumer acceptability of three starch films used for the modified atmosphere.....

China: Tailor-made fruit and veg packaging

"Following the increasing demand from consumers for fruits and vegetables, the quality of the packaging is growing in importance. Logical packing can reduce or even prevent the losses that occur during transport, storage and transfers. Good packaging also slows decay and moisture loss, giving the product a.....

Spain: Innovation and technology in food packaging

SP Group is making use of the advantages technology and innovation provide to comply with the current demands of the food packaging market regarding product conservation, sustainability, and security.While trends confirm a significant increase in the food sector's e-commerce, SP Group has identified that.....

Packaging to keep aromatic herbs in perfect condition

It is a new concept that is characterised by guaranteeing the product's freshness, being very light and ensuring a shelf life of 3 to 4 days in optimal conditions. The container is made of perforated plastic and a has a lid that allows the consumer to open and close it as many times as needed without the.....

China: Tailor-made fruit and veg packaging

"Following the increasing demand from consumers for fruits and vegetables, the quality of the packaging is growing in importance. Logical packing can reduce or even prevent the losses that occur during transport, storage and transfers. Good packaging also slows decay and moisture loss, giving the product a.....