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Sector | Packaging and Labelling

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"

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


"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


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

Showcasing branded mangos for a cause

"Packaging should attract the customer's attention and help sell produce quickly"

ASV Packaging and Hinojosa:

“New sustainable packaging for the food sector”

Regulation moves forward, albeit with Italians voicing strong objections

European Parliament moves on packaging waste

Finnish study compares cherry tomato packaging:

'Consumers regard paperboard as a more responsible choice than plastic packaging'

VPZ / Packnatur
Grazer Packaging Center (VPZ) continues on expansion path

"We have demonstrated that plastic is unnecessary"

Sustainable packaging design collaboration wins at 2024 PAC Global Awards

Rocco De Lucia from Siropack

"Reuse takes us back 50 years when it comes to packaging"

P-pack: thermosealed nets with wineglass label, REV's alternative to metal clips

Plastic packaging: it is time for monomaterial options

'Bans on plastic packaging for unprocessed fruit and vegetables possibly incompatible with EU law'

FarmFresh packaging for fruits connected to priority sustainability guidelines at Fruit Logistica

Leafy greens can last longer thanks to some simple stickers

HP Chief Minister announces adoption of universal carton for apple packaging

Royal LC Packaging -

100-year-old Dutch family company receives designation ‘Royal’

Potato brand unveils new mesh pillow pack

"European Union's proposed packaging regulation sparks debate among industry leaders"

Pro Food -

EU packaging regulation, negative impacts on food waste and CO2 emissions

Canadian greenhouse grower takes home two Global Packaging Awards

Italy's Geofur

Packaged radicchio is increasingly preferred

New blueberry line and eco-friendly packaging hits Mexican market first

Maxime, Charlotte, and Pol Roussel:

"We want to bring FAIA products to the Belgian market"

Charl van der Merwe – Môrester

Western Cape onions stand ready for exports

Assorted trio fruit pack introduced

Papersys and Snack Bucket from CartonPack Group:

Two examples of the holistic approach to the term sustainability

Guillin Fresh Produce: innovations in fruit and vegetable packaging

Monoportions, eco-design and practicality

What's new at Graziani Packaging

New plant and advanced technologies

New sustainable packaging boosts exotic mushroom longevity

11.000 ha of potatoes written off

Growing potatoes is never a smooth ride

New design from Smart Packaging Industries Norway

Q-Bic-packaging solution is ready for a world launch

New CL 1 cross web labeller series for precise labelling

MULTIVAC will be presenting an expanded range of cross web labellers at Anuga FoodTec

StePacPPC’s new sustainable packaging boosts exotic mushroom longevity

"The packaging industry is in exploration mode, and exploration leads to growth"

Eco-friendly packaging launched