Facts and data

  • Antares Vision Group in the Metaverse

    Nov 10, 2022
    At Futura Expo (Brescia, Oct. 2-4, 2022) Antares Vision Group made its debut in the Metaverse with the AVGroupVERSE project, a space dedicated to the ecosystem of technologies for quality control (inspection systems and machines) and traceability of products along the supply chain with integrated data management including through the application of artificial intelligence and the use of blockchain.
  • Market trends

    Nov 09, 2022
    A recent study by The Business Research Company estimates that in 2022 the global market for recyclable packaging will reach a value of 28.3 billion dollars with a growth rate of +7.2% compared to 2021 and will climb to 34.2 billion dollars by 2026.
  • The packaging of chocolate, candy & snacks (2021)

    Nov 03, 2022
    An analysis of the sector is reported starting with the 2020 final figures prepared by the Italian Packaging Institute based on Unionfood data. Data for the year 2021 and assumptions for 2022, on the other hand, are processed based on ISTAT changes in both production and foreign trade.
  • The new vision of mechanics

    Oct 27, 2022
    Marchesini Group announces the acquisition of 100% of SEA Vision Group, the company founded in Pavia which has become a leader in the construction of traceability, data collection and inspection systems in the pharmaceuticals and cosmetics packaging sector.
  • The best of Coesia innovation at Pack Expo 2022

    Oct 18, 2022
    At Booth 2501 (South Hall), the group specialized in innovative industrial and packaging solutions is presenting its machinery and products that automate the various production phases, thus increasing the reliability of the systems and the efficiency of the processes.
  • State of packaging report - October 2022

    Oct 13, 2022
    Four-monthly observatory of the packaging supply chain: situation updated to the first half of 2022. General economic picture; early forecasts of manufacturing closure; final 2021 figures for the packaging industry.
  • Glass packaging (2021)

    Oct 12, 2022
    Types, quantities and uses of hollow glass and tube glass packaging. Market data and facts of 2021: elegance and sustainability are supporting their widespread use in a variety of sectors, underscoring the quality of packaged products.
  • Tube of the year 2022

    Oct 11, 2022
    etma presents the winners of the traditional annual competition and and underlines the reaction capacity and foresight of European tube manufacturers.
  • From innovation the answer to the food crisis

    Oct 06, 2022
    There are 2,527 sustainable agrifood startups worldwide. Networks for distribution of food aid to vulnerable people in cities are being strengthened, leveraging different models of cross-sector collaboration for recovery and redistribution of products and food surpluses; the cold chain plays a strategic role, but is exposed to multiple risks.
  • FCMAs, additives, PAAs: updates and developments

    Oct 06, 2022
    It is European regulations focused on food contact materials and widely used additives such as E 171 that are the focus of attention for Sun Chemical, the world’s leading manufacturer of inks and coatings for all printing processes.
  • Ecodesign: key to the circular economy

    Oct 06, 2022
    Insights from the Spring Circular Economy Summit. Trends, policies and benchmarks in environmental sustainability. The role of education and legislation.
  • New Corrugated Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)

    Sep 28, 2022
    FEFCO, the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers, together with CCB (Cepi Container Board), has released the new “European Database for Corrugated Board Life Cycle Studies 2021”.
  • Cellulosic packaging (2021)

    Sep 22, 2022
    According to Assografici’s economic analysis for 2021, the converting industry - in which the paper and cardboard packaging sector falls - after a positive fourth and third quarter, closes with a 9.6% increase in turnover, also surpassing 2019 levels. Even better is the trend in production, which registers +10.6%.