Egg Box Label Data Increase Call

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 27/08/2013 - 06:30:00

Egg Box Label Data Increase Call

Consumers want clearer egg box label data, especially with regards to the conditions in which the hens are kept and the eggs' country of origin

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EU Tobacco Pack Size Limits Planned

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 23/08/2013 - 09:25:00

EU Tobacco Pack Size Limits Planned

Non-chained retail groups are being encouraged to respond to controversial planned European tobacco and cigarette packaging proposals

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Hard-To-Open Packaging Causes Wrap Rage

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Packaging International's Lead Reporter on 20/08/2013 - 05:20:00

Hard-To-Open Packaging Causes Wrap Rage

Hard-to-open, capable of causing injuries and responsible for bringing on cases of "wrap rage", modern-day packaging irritates many consumers, according to Which?

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New Coca-Cola Campaign Encourages Reuse of Plastic Bottles

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 13/08/2013 - 08:40:00

New Coca-Cola Campaign Encourages Reuse of Plastic Bottles

A new campaign from Coca-Cola, called "Don't Waste. Create" aims to encourage customers to reuse the plastic bottles, rather than throw them away. Parents can download idea sheets for inspiration.

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Absolut Introduce New Design

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 12/08/2013 - 11:05:00

Absolut Introduce New Design

The vodka brand Absolut have introduced new designs for their flavoured vodka in their biggest and most transformative design project ever.

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Self Expiring Medical Packaging

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 08/08/2013 - 10:00:00

Self Expiring Medical Packaging

A packaging innovation aims to reduce the quantity of out-of-date drugs consumed globally using indicator packaging to show the consumer the condition of the contents.

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Technology Developed to Measure Reactions to Packaging

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 05/08/2013 - 07:15:00

Technology Developed to Measure Reactions to Packaging

A technology has been developed, which allows packaging companies to assess the reactions of customers to different types of packaging, giving them an insight into what type of images are more likely to sell.

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CO2 Responsive Labelling to Decrease Food Waste

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 02/08/2013 - 11:30:00

CO2 Responsive Labelling to Decrease Food Waste

Insignia Technologies have revolutionised the responsive packaging market with a label which detects high levels of CO2 which can make food inedible.

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Unilever Release Royal Commemorative Packaging

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 23/07/2013 - 09:25:00

Unilever Release Royal Commemorative Packaging

Persil and Comfort, both Unilever brands, have released commemorative packaging celebrating the birth of the Prince of Cambridge to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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Kellogg Australia Release Limited Edition Retro Packaging

Posted by Victoria Knowles - Packaging International Reporter on 18/07/2013 - 05:15:00

Kellogg Australia Release Limited Edition Retro Packaging

Kellogg has released limited edition retro packaging, which will be sold in Australia. The packaging ranges from the 1924 Corn Flakes packaging, to the Nutri-Grain packaging of the 1980s.

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