Deposit Return Scheme announcement raises worries for packaging industry

Packaging and plastic industry voices have communicated alert over the deposit return scheme (DRS) announced for Scotland. In response of the plan for aluminum and steel cans and beverages containers made of glass and PET plastic, the British Plastics Federation (BPF) has issued a note of caution. While not restricted to the measure, the BPF…

The superior Packaging Co. and L’Oréal’s Zero-Waste Pledge

L’Oréal Paris, Garnier and Maybelline have partnered with The Better Packaging Co to make sustainable packaging in their new sustainability pledge. Garnier, L’Oréal Paris and Maybelline have made the guarantee to send out packages with zero waste, completely recyclable and photodegradable ØPACKS as a team with The Better Packaging Co. The activity has advanced from…

Cannabis company redesigns packaging in reaction of purchaser feedback

When pot became legal last fall, many people questioned the bulky plastic containers it came in. “We clearly understood from the consumer that this was a concern for the cannabis industry in early stages,” says Todd Duncan, vice president of supply chain at FIGR Inc.,a legitimate cannabis company that sells products in both Nova Scotia…

Richmond Firm Battle Glut of Plastic Packaging

The world has a packaging problem – an excessive amount of plastic piling up in landfills or coasting in the sea. Yet, Americans love comfort and there’s developing interest for short-lived items dispatched in styrofoam or pressing peanuts. Presently, three friends from school have begun a Richmond company that keeps items cool without threatening the…

Kroger’s Quality Food Center to stop offering plastic bags in all stores on April 1

QFC recently declared it will no longer offer single-utilize plastic bags in any stores beginning April 1, six years in front of Kroger’s 2025 commitment. The Bellevue-based supermarket chain, with various areas all through the Eastside, had recently dedicated to banning all plastic bags in its stores before the finish of 2019, however chose to…

Innovation in packaging drives industry endeavors to decrease waste

Plastic, as a material, has reformed the way in which we package food, distribute it and securely devour it. It is estimated that packaging accounts in excess of a fourth of plastic worldwide, increasing the shelf life of many products and making food shopping more convenient for billions. Notwithstanding, the world is waking up to…

Plastic Packaging Technologies declares another line of sustainable flexible packaging

Plastic Packaging Technologies, LLC propelled its sustainable packaging line—Thrive. Thrive comprises of an assortment of solutions committed to giving CPGs the chance of satisfying their sustainability mission. With the industry moving toward a more circular economy, PPT is focused on staying consistent with its central goal of giving customers with purposeful, powerful, packaging, while also…

Cowan partners with Jack’s to convey 90 new packaging designs

Gaining a foothold in a built up industry is quite often troublesome, however with the sponsorship of the two its parent brand’s experience and its design agency’s palette, the UK’s new supermarket offer Jack’s seems prepared to take on the test. Cowan, a free design organization situated in London, has teamed up with Jack’s, an…

The New ProPack Packaging System Reflects Brand Identity and Product Quality

Metrofuser a U.S.- based technology solutions organization presents ProPack; a new packaging system over its line of printer parts. Including its first ever retail box, the redesigned packaging is a piece of a broad rebranding exercise which will see the organization transition from its brown box to a single, common identity for its aftermarket businesses.…

Glass Packaging Recycling cost constant At 74%

Most recent industry information on glass recycling affirms that more than 12 million tons of glass jugs and containers are gathered and reused in Europe, with a normal glass Recycling rate in the EU28 of 74%. The latest industry data have a two-year time lag dating from 2016. Glass remains the best performing food grade…