First Mainstream Branded Asian Meal Kits Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 11/03/2014 - 10:40:00

First Mainstream Branded Asian Meal Kits Launched

Hong Kong-based sauce and condiments manufacturer Amoy Food Limited is launching a novel range of mainstream branded Asian meal kits

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'Game-Changing' Food Cooking Bag Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 04/03/2014 - 07:10:00

'Game-Changing' Food Cooking Bag Launched

Sirane has launched what it claims is the first ever packaging material able to be heat-sealed and flow-wrapped and used as a food cooking bag

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Long-Term Food Packaging Chemicals Risk Reported

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 20/02/2014 - 10:45:00

Long-Term Food Packaging Chemicals Risk Reported

Known toxicants are employed in food packaging in much of the world, experts say, with scarce little knowledge of how they affect people long-term

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Genetically-Modified Food Labels Debate Rages On

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 11/02/2014 - 09:05:00

Genetically-Modified Food Labels Debate Rages On

Farmers in the United States are now rallying alongside the food industry against GMO (genetically modified organism) product labelling

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New-Look Heinz Spaghetti Cans Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 27/01/2014 - 08:45:00

New-Look Heinz Spaghetti Cans Launched

US food processing firm Heinz is launching new pasta product packaging with the aim of winning over new consumers by highlighting the nutritional benefits

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FDA Nutritional Data Labels Revision Expected

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 24/01/2014 - 07:25:00

FDA Nutritional Data Labels Revision Expected

Food labels used by US consumers to obtain nutritional data are set to be updated for the first time in more than two decades

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Peelable Ready Meal Lidding Solution Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 10/01/2014 - 07:05:00

Peelable Ready Meal Lidding Solution Launched

A peelable ready meal lid has been launched that does away with the need for cardboard sleeves, cuts down on packaging in general and lowers associated cost levels

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New York Polystyrene Foam Ban Approved

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 03/01/2014 - 05:30:00

New York Polystyrene Foam Ban Approved

New York set to join Amherst, Seattle and many other US cities in which environmentally-damaging polystyrene foam cups and food containers are banned

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M&S Set To End Gender-Packaged Toys

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 18/12/2013 - 07:50:00

M&S Set To End Gender-Packaged Toys

Gender-separated toy packaging will no longer be sold in Marks & Spencer from Spring 2014 onwards, officials announce after complaints of gender bias

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Medicines Recalled After Safety Seal Concerns

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 13/12/2013 - 08:35:00

Medicines Recalled After Safety Seal Concerns

Pharmaceutical firm Novartis has launched a major recall campaign after it emerged that certain products' tamper seals may be faulty

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