• 4.5 million tea bags a year saved from going to landfill

    Jan 24, 2023
    Waitrose has recently announced it is the first UK supermarket to sell certified own brand home compostable tea bags which are now accredited with a TUV OK compost certification. As a consequence, tea bags can be placed directly into a home compost bin or heap.
  • More than just packaging

    Jan 19, 2023
    adapa - formerly Schur Flexibles - is one of the leading manufacturers of flexible packaging in Europe.
  • Sustainable packaging for fresh produce

    Dec 14, 2022
    Basf and StePac, Israeli company specialized in functional packaging for fresh produce, have joined forces to create the next generation of sustainable packaging specifically for the fresh produce sector.
  • Roncadin and widespread well-being

    Dec 12, 2022
    Roncadin presents its first impact report measuring progress in circular economy, energy efficiency, sustainable sourcing, waste reduction and labour enhancement.
  • Flexible solutions for food & beverage

    Dec 01, 2022
    GNova XSteril and Pillow UP® are the two latest solutions launched by Goglio: a concentrate of technological innovation and efficiency for food (and other) packaging.
  • 100 years of deliciousness

    Nov 15, 2022
    The historic Verona-based group Bauli has celebrated the centenary of its foundation in the Chapter Library in Verona
  • Schubert: towards a green, digital future

    Nov 14, 2022
    Sustainability, robotics and digitalisation are the biggest challenges facing the packaging industry. Gerhard Schubert is responding by developing cutting-edge solutions based on its established expertise.
  • 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.
  • Bottle filling: flexibility by ACMA

    Oct 28, 2022
    A ductile technology enables ACMA’s WMM technology platform to handle liquid products with different viscosities and densities, as well as different types of bottle sizes and closure caps.
  • Artfully and cheerfully ennobled

    Oct 11, 2022
    If, for some, chocolate is a devouring passion, for Venchi it means giving moments of joy and celebration, but above all the experience of a true made in Italy.
  • Compostable film

    Oct 07, 2022
    Now, global flexible packaging and lidding films supplier KM Packaging has introduced a new alternative home-compostable C-Cling.
  • 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.
  • Premium pasta in responsible packs

    Oct 05, 2022
    A collaboration between Mondi and Fiorini International has resulted in a totally recyclable paper pack with unique design features designed for Antico Pastificio Umbro (an Italian premium pasta brand).