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Sector | Packaging and Labelling

ProPak China 2024: Unveiling innovations, ushering in fresh perspectives

Annulment of the Agec law decree

“Some French distributors may return to plastics”

Green Life Farms enhances sustainability profile with new packaging design

University of Cordoba study:

Avocado pruning residues used to produce more sustainable food packaging

Australia slowly shifts to recyclable mandarin packaging

BiOrangePack Project from AIMPLAS

European project aims to enhance citrus logistics and packaging

Queensland government postpones expansion of single-use plastics ban

The La Grande Bellezza Italiana has designed and produced a new packaging

New cardboard packaging for fruit and vegetables with improved visibility

José Casas, from Frutas Ponti: "We expect a very good stone fruit campaign in Bajo Cinca"

"Packaging requirements are causing some uncertainty for stone fruit exports to France"

Valtara introduces a new wrapping machine in Italy

Home compostable produce label launches with cost-effective advantage

Lorentzen & Sievers
Lorentzen & Sievers to host PPWR symposium with top experts on July 18, 2024, in Hamburg

Consequences of the new EU packaging regulations for the fruit and vegetable sector and beyond

Perfect combination of maximum freshness and attractiveness proposed by Ciesse Paper and Nespak

The right packaging for each and every type of fruit

James Meers - G's Fresh

"We can grow mushrooms using alternatives but yields would drop by 50%"

Ronald Borst (Paardekooper) on paper flowpacks:

"For businesses aiming to reduce their plastic usage, we offer CartoPaper as a viable alternative"

Compopac
CompoPac presents cellulose net in French colors for the Olympics

"The question is not if, but which countries will follow suit"

Tomás Lucas & Reon Marx - Sanifruit Suidchem

South African citrus packhouses set to become Sanifruit’s biggest market

Ecoban, Peru

"From plastic waste to edge protectors for banana exports"

Nico Treurnicht & Cornel Oosthuizen – Ergopak

South African scale technology finds foothold in European and Moroccan packhouses

“Denouncing massive imports of Moroccan cherry tomatoes during French production”

New operation to label Moroccan tomatoes in supermarkets

Parkside introduces recyclable lidding film in the UK

Portugal's 2024 state budget includes provision for a tax on ultralight plastic bags

Universal carton packaging for apples introduced in Himachal Pradesh

Pack System solutions

Primary and secondary packaging for stone fruit, the time has come for an assessment

Concerns raised over new EU packaging rules

New EU rules to reduce, reuse and recycle packaging

By Italsystem and Dexa

"Augmented reality" packaging thanks to artificial intelligence

Copa Cogeca calls for workable packaging agreement in the EU

Saint Lucia farmers take issue with new banana boxes

Sysco is driving more eco-friendly products and innovative solutions to reduce plastic and packaging waste

ExxonMobil and Constantia Flexibles develop recyclable freezer film in Poland

Fabiola Mosca, General Manager at CONIP:

"We have been promoting sustainable crate production for 25 years"

Bioplants' Inouï microfoams now available in all Metro stores in France:

“From being listed in 5 retail stores to 99”

Fox Packaging founder Kenneth Fox passes away at 91

Launch of new packaging solutions

"Plastic on the shelf irritates consumers"

VPZ/Packnatur
Austria: Packnatur announces production expansion for wood-based net packaging

"Meeting the volume requirements of large retail chains"

Vietnam introduces new regulations on product traceability

Showcasing packaging solutions for fresh produce

White paper outlines new technology solution in PE cling film

Greek cherry season expected to be better than last year

IFPA A-NZ calls for national approach to fruit sticker ban

Spanish supermarket uses Finnish technology to reduce packaging waste

IFCO expands its footprint in Mesquite, Florida

QR code innovation in India for mango authentication

Presenting premium tomatoes like sweets in a cardboard tray

Why EU packaging rules could spell disaster for health and sustainability

Radish in paper for the French market

Launch of new peel-back shaker snacking tomato clamshell

Comparing the savings of pooled reusables vs. single-use crates

Termotécnica introduces packaging solution for premium strawberries

Brand creation in the spotlight

Avocado waste turned into sustainable food packaging in Spain

Latin American food exports have started to improve, supporting packaging demand

Wrap Box 600 by GNA

"We have improved the performance of our lidding machine with this new version"

Kwik Lok’s regional sales director retires, successor promoted from within

Victoria launches reusable crate pilot to tackle cardboard waste

New packaging extends the shelf-life of mini cucumbers

Grape campaign at Sam's Club results in social responsibility engagement

“The European law must be the same for everyone”

Interfel calls for repeal of French decree on the use of plastic packaging

Small change, big impact:

TFC Holland eliminates over 15 tons of plastic waste in the pomelo supply chain

Packaging line enhancements will increase traceability and food safety

Growers United opens new pepper packing station in Zwaagdijk

"Uniform product required for export to Europe":

Processing line for Vietnamese leafy greens grower

New Videojet 9560 PL pallet labeler delivers reliable, automated pallet labeling

Tide turning against PVC cling film in the food industry:

Global uptake of Superthene polyethylene cling film

Successful Amend and Extend Refinancing by IFCO

Hanke Seegers of Paletten Concept Ltd.:

"Our pallet boxes are increasingly being used for pumpkins, among other things"

Navigating the world of sustainable packaging

ORBIS enters into agreement for manufacturing plant in Greenville, Texas

ProFood:

"The new regulation on packaging does not build, it destroys"

"Packaging market is evolving in the direction set by the European Commission"

Zuccarella Agricultural Cooperative Society

"A transparent label to highlight Inspire and Sabrosa Candonga strawberries"

Detpak wins national award for Kerbside Recyclable Paper Bag for Fresh Potatoes

Turning produce ties and tags into sustainable plastic lumber

New retail and account manager for Fox Packaging

Produce supplier protects watermelon pouch patent

EU's packaging regulation update: What's new in the proposal

Bagged Chili Pepper program launches

An Aragonese start-up transforms vegetable waste into a 100% biodegradable and compostable fiber

FreshFel Europe:

Compromise on new EU Packaging law will dramatically damage fresh produce consumption

“More fairness for producers”

C'est Qui le Patron?! launches solidarity label for fruit and vegetables

Sustainable strawberry packaging initiative agreement signed

Parkside lifts lid on latest flexible packaging innovation with recyclable PopflexTM lidding film

EU study neglects food safety and disregards food loss and waste

IP protection is important for packaging manufacturers

Mark Bohringer - Carter & Spencer

Australian importer launches branded dragonfruit cartons

Free recycling program for applesauce pouches launches

Introducing sustainable packaging for mushrooms

Cofruid’Oc

New brand of small apples Pommi’z for children

Deal on new rules for more sustainable packaging in the EU

Mikael Tas, Trustpack Services:

"We have almost outgrown our second location"

Israeli startup extends produce freshness with innovative sticker

Bio Plast Pom from Poland unveils compostable material from potato starch

Vanguard International and Continental Fresh partner on branded table grape program

Japan launches eco-labeling initiative for sustainable farming

Zespri promotes daily fruit consumption in Singapore with 'pillbox' packaging