Packaging Design

Cosmetics brand Bulldog has used its pooch-asing power to show some woof to the planet. more

17 Nov 2017 11:40 Industry News

Packaging firms Mercury Packaging and CPS Flexibles have joined under one name after the merger earlier this year. more

1 Nov 2017 09:28 Industry News

Food contact PET and PP packs have been launched by RPC Bebo UK. more

7 Sep 2017 11:21 Industry News

An arrat of directors in packaging design will hold talks in a partnership between Packaging Innovations show and the Pentawards. more

4 Sep 2017 17:00

Kingsmoor packs hit shelves for prepacked lunch products. more

4 Sep 2017 12:31 Materials

Braskem has joined Brazilian supermarket chain GPA Group to make laundry packs from recycled plastic. more

19 May 2017 10:56 Industry News

Welsh packaging firm Green Light International has won recognition for its contribution to UK exports with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. more

5 May 2017 15:58 Industry News

New technology allows packaging to change colour to alert consumer when product is unfit for consumption. more

26 Apr 2017 16:20 Industry News

Closing the gap on pharmaceutical counterfeiting

Kevin Heap of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK, explains how specialist medical and pharmaceutical closure moulders are using the latest injection moulding precision techniques to keep one step ahead of counterfeiters to protect trademarked brand integrity. more

21 Mar 2017 09:33 Guest Blog

A plastic container design from RPC Superfos is being used to offer on-shelf differentiation thanks to a novel inbuilt strainer. more

17 Mar 2017 12:29 Materials

The award, run jointly by the Worshipful Company of Horners and the BPF, has expanded its entry criteria to celebrate and recognise a broader range of plastic packaging. more

15 Mar 2017 16:49 Industry News

Supermarkets should continue to embrace plastic packaging for reducing food waste and CO2 emissions, as well as enhancing hygiene and shelf life, says the BPF in response to a new campaign. more

17 Feb 2017 15:27 Industry News

Effects replicating natural materials have been pioneered by colour technicians at Gabriel-Chemie. more

7 Feb 2017 15:28 Materials

UK firm has won an award for its work on a range of flexible films based on polyvinyl alcohol (PVOH). more

3 Feb 2017 10:31 Industry News

Global consumer goods manufacturer, Unilever, has made a commitment to ensure all its plastic packaging is 100 percent reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. more

16 Jan 2017 10:06 Environment

A stand-up film pouch designed to be lightweight, convenient and extend the shelf life of the produce inside has been recognised with a packaging industry award. more

13 Jan 2017 10:19 Materials

New plastic packaging produced by a UK-based packaging manufacturer has helped modernise an iconic beauty brand. more

3 Jan 2017 15:32 Industry News

A new coating for HDPE containers from RPC Promens Industrial is able to provide a long term barrier solution for solvent-based products for the safer handling of a variety of chemicals. more

27 Dec 2016 09:00 Industry News

A Brazilian cosmetics company has chosen a glass-like polymer resin from Eastman for its limited-edition range of Christmas packaging. more

23 Dec 2016 14:00 Materials

A newly-designed, festive packaging solution for confectionary brand, HARIBO, uses thermoforming as a cost-effective method of manufacture. more

21 Dec 2016 14:00 Industry News