Dissolvable Packaging for Apple's EarPods

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Enviro News Reporter on 11/10/2012 - 00:00:00

Dissolvable Packaging for Apple's EarPods

The website Mashable has reported on what appears to be a new type of packaging from Apple which dissolves when submerged in warm water.

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Excessive Chinese Product Packaging Highlighted

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 09/10/2012 - 10:45:00

Excessive Chinese Product Packaging Highlighted

A survey carried out in China has revealed that only a small percentage of consumers think excessive packaging isn't a problem

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Milk Bottles Dropped Out of Helicopter in Video Crash Test

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 08/10/2012 - 07:10:00

Milk Bottles Dropped Out of Helicopter in Video Crash Test

Milk bottle manufacturer Nampak Plastics have hit back at rival Alpha for publishing "incorrect facts" about their Infini bottle. A YouTube video shows both varieties of bottle being dropped out of a helicopter in a unique head-to-head crash test.

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Four Million Uniquely Designed Absolut Vodka Bottles

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 05/10/2012 - 06:35:00

Four Million Uniquely Designed Absolut Vodka Bottles

Absolut Vodka have released a new limited edition packaging range which will see four million uniquely designed bottles produced.

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EC Food Packaging Cartel Investigation

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 02/10/2012 - 10:40:00

EC Food Packaging Cartel Investigation

The European Commission has revealed that 13 food packaging firms could have been involved in a cartel since around 2004 and is now investigating them

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Court Rules Cadbury Owns Purple

Posted by Rebecca Watson - Packaging International Reporter on 02/10/2012 - 06:10:00

Court Rules Cadbury Owns Purple

Cadbury's legal battle over the distinctive colour of their packaging has come to an end with the verdict showing that the company does indeed own the colour purple.

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Coca-Cola Unveil James Bond Skyfall Can Design

Posted by Rebecca Watson - Packaging International Reporter on 27/09/2012 - 04:00:00

Coca-Cola Unveil James Bond Skyfall Can Design

Coca-Cola have unveiled a promotional James Bond Skyfall packaging design that is due to be released during October of this year. The can incorporates the traditional 007 gun barrel, made famous by the franchise's open sequence

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QuikDot Pro Packaging Repair Applicator Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 26/09/2012 - 10:25:00

QuikDot Pro Packaging Repair Applicator Launched

New packaging solution represents an affordable, fast-acting substitute for glue guns, tape pads and other food packaging repair products

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Tesco Customers "Too Embarrassed" to Buy Value

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 25/09/2012 - 06:00:00

Tesco Customers

Tesco have revealed the full reasoning behind the Spring time changes to their Value range of products. It has been revealed that customers were "too embarrassed" to be seen with the blue-and-white-striped packaging design

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BPA Chemical Childhood Obesity Link Studied

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 19/09/2012 - 07:25:00

BPA Chemical Childhood Obesity Link Studied

Widely-used food packaging chemical BPA (bisphenol A) could be contributing to childhood obesity, according to the results of new research

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