Tetra Pak To Exit Russia

Tetra Pak To Exit Russia Tetra Pak, the Swedish-Swiss multinational food processing and packaging company, announced on 26 July 2022 that it will be exiting its remaining operations in Russia.   "This is due to the cumulative impact of the restrictions on exports to Russia leading to an unsustainable supply…

Sesame Added To List Of Food Allergens To Be Labelled On Packaged Foods

President Joseph R. Biden has signed into law a monumental new food allergy bill requiring that sesame – to which nearly 1.6 million Americans are allergic – be labelled on packaged foods beginning January 1, 2023 and that food allergy research be given greater priority by the federal government. “The…

Coca-Cola Trials New Plastic-Free Packaging In Vital Sustainability Movement

The Coca-Cola Company is trialling its first paper bottle prototype, which consists of a paper shell with a recyclable plastic lining and cap, in Hungary. Following the news, Alice Popple, Consumer Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Coca-Cola trialling a new paper bottle comes…

The GEA PowerPak PLUS Technology – Sustainable Packaging Alternative Using Paper

The GEA PowerPak PLUS thermoforming packaging machine lends itself to a range of different packaging solutions, including handling protection, vacuum, MAP and shrink packaging. GEA has recently added a new dimension of versatility to the PowerPak PLUS by making it possible to use a more sustainable paper-based packaging alternative with this technology.…

Globaldata: India’s Packaging Market To Reach 422.3 Billion Units in 2024

Changing lifestyle of consumers along with rising demand for products that offer an ease of convenience are the key attributes prompting the demand for portable packaging solutions. The packaging sector in India is expected to increase from 307.8 billion units in 2019 to 422.3 billion units in 2024, at a…

Ecolean Provides Lightweight Packaging Solutions For South Korean Food Company

Pulmuone, a fresh food company headquartered in South Korea has launched its two first beverage products; Cocoa Classic and Golden Apple, in Ecolean packaging. The key consumer group of the two beverages is school children, where the products are an easy-to-use and nutritious companion for their lunch meals. Pulmuone aims…

Ecolean Packages Receives Recognition For Recyclability In South Korea

South Korea’s Ministry of Environment has recognised the recyclability of Ecolean’s aseptic packages, which rank higher than most other food and drink packaging solutions in the country’s new recyclability grading system. The absence of aluminium, which is often used for aseptic cartons and other liquid food packaging, means Ecolean’s portfolio…
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