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Go Leaner, Greener & Stronger With i2r

Go Leaner, Greener & Stronger With i2r

Stuart Pritchard April 8, 2019 0

Unveiling a pioneering aluminium smoothwall tray product, i2r looks to shake-up the food pack-aging industry for good. Commercial Director, JON WEST, explains all… Despite the fact that aluminium is amongst the most environmentally responsible

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This Material Changed Our Lives

This Material Changed Our Lives

Bonnie Howard March 6, 2019 0

Twigg’s Times – A blog by Barry Twigg, National Flexible The pace of change in the food packaging industry is truly remarkable. Whilst we may have our own views on the content of Blue

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Ilapak’s Seal Of Approval

Ilapak’s Seal Of Approval

Stuart Pritchard February 6, 2019 0

VFFS product manager at ILAPAK UK, PHIL RULE, looks at how ultrasonics has fallen into favour as retailers move to recyclable films… As the backlash against non-recyclable plastic packaging gathers momentum, ILAPAK predicts an

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Davos And Why Blue Planet II Was Mistaken About Plastic

Davos And Why Blue Planet II Was Mistaken About Plastic

Bonnie Howard January 30, 2019 0

Twigg’s Times – A blog by Barry Twigg “What we do in the next few years will affect our environment for the next few thousand” These words when spoken by Sir David Attenborough, when

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Duo UK’s Better Way With Plastic

Duo UK’s Better Way With Plastic

Stuart Pritchard November 27, 2018 0

Anthony Brimelow, commercial director at Duo UK, explains the importance of taking a holistic view of the supply chain when it comes to plastic waste… Quite rightly, the use of plastic in the packaging

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Achieve Environmental Equilibrium With ISTA

Achieve Environmental Equilibrium With ISTA

Stuart Pritchard November 21, 2018 0

ERIC HISER, Vice President at the International Safe Transit Association, looks at how companies can find the balance when it comes to packaging sustainability… Plastics are a hot talking point in Europe. Just recently,

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How Can We Reduce Plastic Pollution In The Oceans? – A Blog By Barry Twigg

How Can We Reduce Plastic Pollution In The Oceans? – A Blog By Barry Twigg

Diana Szpytma October 2, 2018 0

With a wealth of experience in the packaging industry National Flexible’s chairman Barry Twigg gives his thoughts on the issues of the day along with guidance on market trends for pricing and availability of

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Adjuno Examines The War On Packaging

Adjuno Examines The War On Packaging

Stuart Pritchard September 6, 2018 0

Consumer awareness is driving companies in all markets to reconsider packaging. But as ALAN GUNNER, Business Development Director, Adjuno, explains, this is not just a customer facing concern… From David Attenborough’s Blue Planet to

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Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK & The Truth About Plastics

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK & The Truth About Plastics

Stuart Pritchard August 30, 2018 0

NIGEL FLOWER, Managing Director at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK, looks at getting to the truth about giving up plastics… As the war on plastics continues to rage, with new levies and surcharges proposed, and

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Weigh Up The Waste With SWRnewstar

Weigh Up The Waste With SWRnewstar

Stuart Pritchard July 26, 2018 0

STEPHEN CAMERON, Business Development Director, SWRnewstar lifts the lid on the cost – and the opportunity – of waste to UK businesses… If someone told you that waste management was a hidden engine for

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