Alcoa has partnered with Bud Light to launch a 16-ounce reclosable aluminium bottle.
Rexam has bought a 51% stake in Middle Eastern beverage can maker United Arab Can Manufacturing for $122m with CEO Graham Chipchase noting its 'strong competitive position in an attractive market'.
MeadWestvaco is offering an indepth look at how consumers really feel about food and beverage packaging; many report they are not perfectly happy with their containers.
UK Trade and Investment Minister Lord Ian Livingston opened a third UK factory for Proseal when he visited Greater Manchester and Cheshire this week.
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Greiner Packaging Corporation will open its first US manufacturing site for the food industry in Pennsylvania, US, creating 128 jobs in the next three years.
Lyle’s Golden Syrup has launched a Breakfast Bottle with a flip cap and non-drip valve.
Dematic, which supplies logistics systems for the factory, warehouse and distribution center, has cut 35% operational costs at Nestlé’s Anderson, Indiana plant in the US thanks to its Automated Storage/Retrieval...
Dean Foods has retooled packaging for its sour cream and cottage cheese products, adding curves and stackability to the containers.
Graphic Packaging says its award-winning Tite-Pak paperboard beer bottle carton continues to gain market traction in the US after Miller Coors and AB InBev launched it in Q4 2013.
US demand for active and intelligent packaging technology will hit $3.5bn by 2017; one expert outlines advancements and what’s behind the increased demand.
Greek scientists say that a Cretan white wine packaged in bag-in-box pouches loses its flavour and aroma far faster than in screw-top glass bottles.
Insights from Pepsico, Kraft, Coca-Cola, and other industry players add to the value of The Packaging Conference.
Proseal has launched a revised GT5 packing machine with technical developments for 200 plus trays per minute.
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has found a polymeric additive and an active substance to be safe for food contact materials in two seperate opinions.
How2Recycle, a program that wants standardized recycling labels on most US consumer goods by 2016, has welcomed supermarket chain Wegmans Food Markets to its scheme.
Illinois Tool Works (ITW) has signed an agreement to sell its Industrial Packaging Segment to The Carlyle Group for $3.2bn.
Risk assessment of food packaging adhesives must be a balance between hazard and exposure, according to Henkel.
Hexacomb Corp. has launched sheets to protect pallets of large liquid containers, striking a balance between sustainability, cost conservation and product protection.
Mondi, UPM, Catchpoint and BillerudKornäs are some of the firms taking part in a seminar on linerless labels, in Amsterdam next month.
A Mullinix Packages executive advises the lifestyles of today’s time-crunched, demanding consumers calls for food packaging with longer shelf life and quality-guarding properties.
A Kraft Foods design expert is advising CPG professionals to remember that when it comes to influencing consumers to buy products, packaging leads the way.
Ardagh Group has designed a more ecological 330ml glass bottle for Coke weighing just 190g that is 26% lighter than its comparable 2005 bottle.
Heinz has given its Spaghetti Hoops a packaging make-over to promote its health credentials.
The Association of Germany Confectionery Industry (BDSI) has urged the industry to choose plastic packaging that provides a protective barrier against carcinogenic mineral oils.