Cocoa-Waste Based Packaging Unveiled

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 21/10/2013 - 10:05:00

Cocoa-Waste Based Packaging Unveiled

Pioneering process, conceived via a partnership with Barry Callebaut, sees cocoa bean husks transformed into eco-friendly chocolate bar wrappers

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Cadbury's Purple Trademark Appeal Successful

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 08/10/2013 - 05:55:00

Cadbury's Purple Trademark Appeal Successful

Two years ago, Cadbury managed to trademark the purple shade in widespread use across its chocolate bar range. Now, that verdict's been successfully challenged by Nestle

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Wrongly-Packaged Tesco Frozen Meals Recalled

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 03/10/2013 - 09:30:00

Wrongly-Packaged Tesco Frozen Meals Recalled

UK-based retail group Tesco is recalling some of its own-brand Frozen Classic Turkey Dinner ready meals, on account of a packaging error

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Removing Sell-By Dates Could Reduce Food Waste

Posted by Emma Murphy - Packaging International Reporter on 23/09/2013 - 06:45:00

Removing Sell-By Dates Could Reduce Food Waste

A report from the Harvard Law School's Food Law and Policy Clinic, has suggested the consumers are confused by food labeling, and the removal of sell-by dates could significantly reduce food waste.

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Costa Reveals New Packaging To Address Sustainability

Posted by Packaging International Sustainability Correspondent on 23/09/2013 - 05:50:00

Costa Reveals New Packaging To Address Sustainability

Costa Coffee are the latest retailer who have taken up a voluntary traffic light system, which enables customers to see the nutritional value of their food. They are also making efforts to improve the sustainability of their packaging.

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McDonald's Packaging Redesign

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 17/09/2013 - 09:45:00

McDonald's Packaging Redesign

McDonald's, in conjunction with Chicago based designers, Boxer, have unveiled their latest packaging redesign, ahead of it's global roll out across McDonald's stores.

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PepsiCo Aroma Delivery System Patent

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 16/09/2013 - 08:30:00

PepsiCo Aroma Delivery System Patent

PepsiCo seeks to patent aroma release process that could work for ready-to-drink beverages, syrups, concentrates and many other products

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CanCreator Can Design App Unveiled

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 10/09/2013 - 07:55:00

CanCreator Can Design App Unveiled

UK drinks cans manufacturing trade group, UK Can Makers, has unveiled an innovative packaging design app that they claim is the world's 1st free version.

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Egg Odour Absorption Patch Breakthrough

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 04/09/2013 - 08:10:00

Egg Odour Absorption Patch Breakthrough

The smell of lunchtime eggs can definitely linger on in the workplace. Sirane's odour-absorbing technology could render that a thing of the past

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San Jose Polystyrene Food Packaging Ban

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 03/09/2013 - 02:40:00

San Jose Polystyrene Food Packaging Ban

Hoping to cut down on waste levels and reduce costs, San Jose, California, has completely banned the polystyrene packaging used by large restaurants to serve food

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