Packaging, labelling & coding

Multisteps Industries meat and seafood trays

06 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Multisteps Industries

Multisteps Industries has introduced a range of meat and seafood trays, which is compatible with all leading tray sealing platforms.


Amcor unveils compostable packaging partnership

02 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Amcor Global

Amcor has partnered with compostable packaging producer TIPA to bring compostable packaging to ANZ. 


Paper alternative for blister tablet packaging wins award

30 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Syntegon Technology Singapore Pte. Ltd

Syntegon and Huhtamaki develop a sustainable paper alternative to plastic blisters for tablets and capsules, which has won a German Packaging Award.


The importance of wine closure selection

29 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Jet Technologies

Different wines are suited to different wine closures, and the selection of closures can have an impact on a wine’s taste, quality and shelf-life.


Paper bag developed for Irish spuds

27 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Mondi Group

Mondi collaborated with a food packaging specialist to develop an innovative paper bag with a bio-based coating for potatoes.


Serving up aluminium-free paper-based packaging

23 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Mondi Group

Mondi and Unilever have jointly developed a recyclable, paper-based packaging solution for one of Unilever's UK food brands.


APCO launches Recycled Content Guide for businesses

22 July, 2021 | Supplied by: APCO Australasia Headquarters

The Recycled Content Guide is a practical resource to support Australian organisations to use more recycled content in their packaging.


Packaging as a marketing tool

20 July, 2021 by Nerida Kelton MAIP Executive Director – Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP); Vice President – Save Food Packaging & Food Waste – World Packaging Organisation (WPO) | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Packaging

For packaging to stand out it needs to be 'different' and innovative. Take a look at a couple of 'Marketing Design of the Year' category finalists for PIDA 2021.


Absortech Groups Absorpole shipping desiccant

19 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Protection Experts Australia

The Absorpole from Absortech Groups is a carbon-neutral desiccant, which is suitable for use in containers being transported.


Powerpak SKIN.50 thermoforming packaging technology

16 July, 2021 | Supplied by: GEA Group

The technology provides processors with high-capacity packing of products of up to 100 mm high that protrude up to 50 mm above the level of the packing tray.


Asahi Photoproducts and Esko CrystalCleanConnect platemaking line

16 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Esko Australia Pty Ltd

Asahi Photoproducts' and Esko's flexo platemaking line, CrystalCleanConnect, can fully automate the entire flexo plate production.


Packaging technique to extend the shelf life of fish

13 July, 2021

Parx Materials has created an antimicrobial packaging technique to keep fish fresher for longer.


KM Packaging shaped stand-up pouch range

12 July, 2021 | Supplied by: KM Packaging Services Ltd

KM Packaging has added pre-made stand-up shaped pouches to its product range.


SunRice's new microwavable pouch improves rice quality

07 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Sunrice

Australian rice producer SunRice has enhanced its microwave pouch range using a new manufacturing technique.


FSANZ calls for comment on electrolyte drink labelling

06 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Food Standards Australia New Zealand

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has called for comment on proposed changes to the regulation of electrolyte drinks.


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