Movember HP Sauce Bottles Launched

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 02/11/2012 - 08:05:00

Movember HP Sauce Bottles Launched

HP Sauce supporting the global prostate cancer awareness event ‘Movember' with a collection of specially-branded bottles, each with a moustache design

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BURGER KING® Celebrates Anniversary with Retro WHOPPER® Packaging

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 29/10/2012 - 10:30:00

BURGER KING® Celebrates Anniversary with Retro WHOPPER® Packaging

BURGER KING have brought out a new range of retro WHOPPER packaging to celebrate their 55th Anniversary. The packaging will be available at participating stores nationwide.

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Energy Drink Label Caffeine Content Data Studied

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 26/10/2012 - 06:55:00

Energy Drink Label Caffeine Content Data Studied

Energy drink labels don't always advise on caffeine content but, according to Consumer Reports, even when they do, the data's not necessarily accurate

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Acoustic Barcoding Converts Soundwaves into Binary IDs

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 23/10/2012 - 06:10:00

Acoustic Barcoding Converts Soundwaves into Binary IDs

US-based researchers working at Carnegie Mellon University have unveiled an innovative new type of barcoding with many packaging applications

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Kellogg’s Mini-Wheats Metal Pieces Recall

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 12/10/2012 - 06:20:00

Kellogg’s Mini-Wheats Metal Pieces Recall

Kellogg's has launched a major product recall following the discovery of metal pieces in the packaging of certain cereal boxes

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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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