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Sector | Packaging and Labelling

Western Growers collaborates with Qfresh Lab to advance sustainable packaging in fresh produce industry

Packaging line designed to extend the shelf life of fruit and vegetables

BAPL issues report into current position of single-use plastic packaging in UK top fruit sector

Apple sales regulation update in Himachal Pradesh

Offsetdruckerei Schwarzach
Robert Keller from Offsetdruckerei Schwarzach:

"The question is whether the interventions by the PPWR do more harm than good to an established system"

OSY Group secures funding to expand its food preservation technology globally

Smurfit Kappa and WestRock merge to create Smurfit Westrock

A packaging giant born from a merger

Moldova adopts reusable trays for fruit export

"The box that suits us"

Himachal Pradesh

HPMC sets prices for universal cartons for the forthcoming apple season

Western Growers and CPMA join forces to develop sustainable produce packaging guidelines

Dr Christian Diederichsen from ELBE-LABEL & Co.

"Asparagus tag now also being used for herbs, spring onions and garlic"

Termotécnica introduces biobased packaging in Brazil

Giró Italia Srl

Plastics: the unexpected ally

Fresh Direct launches plastic-free avocado packaging in the UK

MapleJet Europe
MARKING AND MORE becomes MapleJet Europe:

"The 'HX Nitro' pressure device is suitable for batch labelling of potatoes and asparagus, among other things"

Amandula (Italy)

Consumers prefer processed products with simple labels and few ingredients

Pack’nlog GmbH
Mobile modular system gains ground in European retail

"Solution enables uniform appearance while allowing room for flexibility and individuality"

Shoppers and retailers embrace the chance to help farmworkers

Plastic-free packaging for apples, potatoes and citrus fruits launched

Cherries and apples get patriotic for July 4th

Tikedo has plants in Italy, Spain and Latvia

Labeling specialist for the domestic and European market

New packaging solutions by SMP

Innovations to prolong produce shelf-life

Don Mac Farlane – Woolworths Foods SA

Well-considered packaging is non-negotiable for food safety by choice, not by chance

Skillpack acquires Tenpackaging B.V.

Batlow Fruit Company modernizes apple packaging operations

New Columbia Fruit Packers plant closure in Yakima

Siropack in the US

"Respect" patent the protagonist of the NPE fair in Orlando

USDA Sustainable Packaging Innovation Lab grants open

Enhancing its apple packaging capacity in NSW

Batlow Fruit Company completed the upgrade of its packhouse

Produce joins forces against childhood cancer

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 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