Packaging, labelling & coding > Consumables

Sumol+Compal Tetra Stelo Aseptic carton

20 January, 2020

The Tetra Stelo Aseptic juice carton is recyclable and features an ergonomic design for ease of handling.


Mitsubishi AGELESS OMAC oxygen absorber

18 December, 2019

The Mitsubishi AGELESS oxygen absorber satchet is now also available in a film form OMAC version that is suitable for pouches and liquids.


Pilot plant for bio-based barrier material for packaging

13 December, 2019

The pilot plant is being built to enable the production of bio-based plastics as a barrier in transparent packaging, which could interest the food and beverage industry.


Eurotub tub and lid range

29 November, 2019

The Eurotub tub and lid range comes in a variety of sizes, ranging from 250 to 1000 g. The tubs are lightweight for product protection and ease of use.


Redesigning your packaging with the 5Rs

26 November, 2019 by Nerida Kelton, MAIP, Executive Director – Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP); ANZ Board Member – World Packaging Organisation (WPO)

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are the three most important of the 5Rs when it comes to redesigning packaging to reduce environmental impacts.


Call for mandatory Health Star Ratings

19 November, 2019

CHOICE is calling for mandatory Health Star Ratings on food products after research revealed that the rating system enables consumers to pick healthy foods.


Improving the shelf life of avocados, eco-plastic film research

14 November, 2019

Curtin researchers have developed eco-friendly films that can prolong the shelf life of fruits such as avocados and provide environmental benefits.


Impacts of GMO labels on fresh produce demand

06 November, 2019

As the US prepares for its new GMO food labelling laws, research shows that the labels have a halo effect on unlabelled fresh produce.


Clean-packaging trends of 2019

29 October, 2019

From see-through packaging to improved supply chains, GlobalData has released the top APAC clean-packaging trends for 2019.


ABAC calls for more responsible packaging practices

16 October, 2019

After a notable increase in packaging complaints, the ABAC is calling for more responsible packaging practices from alcohol producers.


Unwrapping sweet packaging trends at ProSweets Cologne

10 October, 2019

ProSweets Cologne 2020 will explore a range of future packaging trends for sweets and snacks, such as sustainability and the digitalisation of packaging.


Plain packaging could cost beverage industry $300 billion

03 October, 2019

Drinks companies worldwide could lose $300 billion if plain packaging regulations are mandated, according to a report released by Brand Finance.


Colpac redesigns packaging range

02 October, 2019

Colpac is showcasing its redesigned Chilled Food-to-Go packaging range at Anuga this month.


Ovenable pouch designed for frozen seafood

02 October, 2019

Pacific West required a convenient packaging solution that allowed its frozen marinated seafood products to be directly cooked in both the microwave and oven.


Tripling shelf life of macaroni and cheese ready meals

26 September, 2019

Using a microwave-assisted thermal sterilisation process, scientists have developed a way to triple the shelf life of ready-to-eat macaroni and cheese.


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