Packaging preserves food throughout the supply chain of distribution, storage, sale, and use and carries information about nutrition and storage on its labels. Without it, goods can become exposed and contaminated. It can also refer to the process of design, evaluation, and production of packages.
UK company ValueForm – which has created food packs made from straw – says it wants to lead a change in supermarket and food retail packaging.
Svenska Retursystem and Full Belly Farm have received Excellence in Reusable Packaging Awards from the Reusable Packaging Association (RPA).
Personify's Gail Barnes has called on dairy brand owners to "be proud" of their sustainability efforts and use tools such as Twitter to spread the word to consumers.
The spirits brand is raising a toast to sustainability with lighter packing and recyclable bottles.
PepsiCo Europe says it plans to grow the size of its contract manufacturing business six-fold in as many years to accelerate food and beverage innovation and boost productivity.
A public-private partnership has been launched to boost investment and create a competitive market for bio-based products - including food packaging - in Europe.
Adomas Pranevicius, general manager of MyDrink Beverages tells BeverageDaily.com readers how to choose the right contract manufacturer for their product – and why it's vital to assess everything from capabilities...
Arla has unveiled new and existing dairy product families in DuoSmart Light cups by Coveris in Finland.
RPC Kutenholz has created a bottle with a ‘more modern shelf presence’ for Schwartauer’s 2kg dessert sauces.
The Videojet 7510 fiber laser is designed to mark a range of packaging materials, including plastics and metals.
One of the biggest challenges in creating biodegradable material for dairy packaging is the need to withstand thermal treatments such as sterilization and pasteurization, according to the Technological Institute of...
The aluminum packaging specialist believes thirsty World Cup fans converging on Brazil will push consumption of beverages in aluminum cans past the 2bn-unit mark.
KHS claims to have developed the world’s lightest 500ml PET bottle for highly carbonated beverages with a screw cap weighing 10.9g, and says the package can unlock savings of $270,000...
Nearly two thirds of US consumers will spend more on speciality eggs, but most don’t fully understand what terms describing humanely raised eggs mean.
The company has launched MicrOs, a sized-down version its heat-and-eat pasta, in single-serve snack packaging.
Sidel claims to have launched the world’s first pasteurisable lightweight PET bottle for beer but says PET still only represents a fraction of the total packaging market in this sector....
With its Bistro Bowl Wrap Kits and Chopped Salads, Ready Pac has expanded its line of fresh salads and sandwiches in single-serve packaging.
Avery Dennison tells BeverageDaily.com that beer, wine and spirits brands are increasingly looking for shorter-run labels that bring them a more emotive one-on-one connection with a given consumer.
The annual processing and packaging event will welcome professional associations from around the world at its international conference.
Paper cup and container producer, Seda has teamed up with Dilly & Wolf to launch a range of 200ml pots in the UK, which are lined with an aluminium barrier...
The top five plastics packaging companies in Europe have nearly all been involved in some form of major corporate change or restructuring, according to Applied Market Information (AMI).
Natural food and beverage firm Hain Celestial has revamped the packaging for its Dream line of non-dairy beverages.
With the Recycle Rally, Dow is encouraging food processing and packaging firms to boost consumer recycling rates.
In the first of a series of podcasts called ‘lunch time bites’, FoodProductionDaily catches up with Laura Croisdale, environmental officer, Encore Packaging Solutions, to talk about her Three Peaks Challenge...
HP Hood, a processor specializing in extended-shelf-life dairy and non-dairy beverages, is seeing demand for aseptically packaged products increase.