Only 1% of people don’t throw berries away according to a UK poll which found more than 50% of consumers are resigned to high levels of food waste.
In this special guest article, UPM Raflatac explains to FoodProductionDaily.com all about shadow print, which is an inseparable part of the self-adhesive labelstock and the finished label.
BASF, Sonoco and Ahlstrom have all announced price increases in the last week to recover outgoing expenses.
Manufacturers across Europe are being asked to take part in pioneering research into consumers’ response to Retail Ready Packaging (RRP).
A mobile app featuring a manufacturing robot has been launched as part of the food and drink industry’s careers campaign.
Pacepacker Services has expanded its product portfolio to include Festo’s range of Mechatronics pick and place systems.
The “chasing arrows” symbol around the numbers which defines the resin used in a products packaging are to be dropped in favour of an equilateral triangle.
A group of European research organisations have stressed the importance of food safety by identifying knowledge gaps and areas which require more focus in response to concerns that the issue...
ToolsGroup offers software designed to help food and beverage processing firms improve supply-chain and sales/operations planning.
USDA regulators have confirmed that unauthorized GM wheat has been found growing in a field in Oregon, raising concerns that wheat exports could be negatively affected.
Smart Fog has launched a new cold-storage humidification system that sanitizes and disinfects at the same time.
The Prince of Wales has called on Europe to ‘recalibrate and re-gear’ its food systems towards a local model of food production and distribution - while issuing a wide-ranging attack...
Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) has published its vision on sustainability establishing additional objectives for the business up to 2020.
Sirane has said it is already working on projects to help Courtauld 3 become a reality and meet food waste targets.
DeltaTRAK ThermoTrace TTI uses 2D bar codes and chemical labels to monitor temperature of food products throughout the supply chain.
O-I has expanded its strategic alliance with Emhart Glass to supply glass forming machines and parts to all their plants from Q2 this year.
Valley Cold Storage and Transportation, a cold-storage warehouse facility in Southern New Mexico, has tapped Datex FootPrint WMS software to automate its warehouse operations.
Suncup Juice, a frozen juice producer in Newark, NJ, reportedly has reduced warehouse labor, improved inventory and fulfillment accuracy, and cut product damage in its deep-freeze warehouse with an automated...
A Cardia Bioplastics subsidiary has partnered with the University of Sydney with the hope of expanding the applications and use of its PPC resin.
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is still emerging in food and beverage with growth expected as more firms take a holistic approach, according to the president of CIMdata.
Food firms need to ensure transparency and traceability up and downstream in their supply chain to minimise risk, according to Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).
The corrugated packaging sector has reduced its carbon footprint by a further 4.8% over the three years up to 2011, according to FEFCO figures.
MillerCoors has joined the Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC) as a corporate member.
Mondelēz International has renewed its contract for managed pooled pallets with CHEP for more than seven million pallet movements annually.
Cloud technology could fight horse meat-type food fraud issues by enhancing traceability, according to specialists in the field JDA.
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