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Shattering Glass

Shattering Glass

Bonnie Howard March 24, 2015 0

KINZA SUTTON, MARKETING MANAGER AT APPE, EXPLAINS WHY THERMALITE IS A GREAT STEP FORWARD FOR PET… As food packaging goes, consumers love glass. It’s been around forever and despite some obvious disadvantages – fragility, weight, safety –

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Save Money, Stay Compliant

Save Money, Stay Compliant

Bonnie Howard February 25, 2015 0

CHRIS JOHNSTON, BUSINESS MANAGER AT PRESTON PLASTICS, ONE OF THE UK’S LARGEST POLYPROPYLENE RECYCLERS, EXPLAINS THE IMPORTANCE OF REGULARLY REVIEWING YOUR PLASTIC RECYCLING PROVISION… Packaging producers and businesses that use large quantities of packaging will always be under

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Closing the Loop

Closing the Loop

Bonnie Howard November 5, 2014 0

MARK GALLEN, OWN BRAND DEVELOPMENT, PACKAGING DESIGN AND PRODUCTION MANAGER, EXPLAINS HOW SMURFIT KAPPA HELPED JOHN LEWIS GET GREENER… The John Lewis Partnership collectively places over 130,000 tonnes of packaging on the market each

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As Good as Green

As Good as Green

Bonnie Howard October 30, 2014 0

IN AN AGE WHERE RESPONSIBILITY IS AS IMPORTANT AS QUALITY AND PRICE, KARL LADLEY, MARKETING MANAGER FROM AMBASSADOR ANTALIS LOOKS AT WHAT MAKES PACKAGING ECO-FRIENDLY… Love it or hate it, we just can’t live

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The Clear Choice

The Clear Choice

Bonnie Howard September 24, 2014 0

WITH THEIR HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL ADVANTAGES, GLASS BOTTLES AND JARS ARE HARD TO BEAT, SAYS CHARLOTTE TAYLOR OF BEATSON CLARK… These days consumers are not only interested in the quality, taste and health benefits

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Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole

Bonnie Howard September 8, 2014 0

EXPLAINING HOW WE CAN TAKE ACTION AGAINST ECO-IMPACT, RICHARD HANDS, CEO OF ACE UK, PROMOTES WOOD-FIBRE PAPERBOARD AS THE FUTURE OF PACKAGING… Earlier in the year Britain suffered the effects of smog and high

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Pulp Non-Fiction

Pulp Non-Fiction

Bonnie Howard August 20, 2014 0

NEVER UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF PULP – DOMINIC CAKEBREAD, PACKAGING CONSULTANT AT SMITHERS PIRA, EXPLAINS WHY, WHEN IT COMES TO PACKAGING RECYCLING, PAPER IS PRE-EMINENT… Within the recycled materials market, paper packaging is the

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A Shining  Example

A Shining Example

Bonnie Howard August 8, 2014 0

STATING THE CASE FOR THE TOUGH STUFF, METAL PACKAGING MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION DIRECTOR AND CEO, NICK MULLEN, EXPLAINS WHY METAL IS FOREVER… Innovation is a sure-fire winner with brand owners, but the sector’s sustained consumer

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Elementary Issues

Elementary Issues

Bonnie Howard July 10, 2014 0

MATTHEW ROWLAND-JONES, ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS MANAGER AT REXAM BEVERAGE CAN EUROPE, EXAMINES THE ISSUES SURROUNDING SUSTAINABILITY, CARBON EMISSIONS AND THE ETHICAL ANGLE WITHIN OUR INDUSTRY… With sustainability gaining more column inches in the press than

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Corrugate Trump Card

Corrugate Trump Card

Bonnie Howard June 17, 2014 0

DIRECTOR OF PACKAGING AFFAIRS FOR THE CONFEDERATION OF PAPER INDUSTRIES, ANDY BARNETSON, EXPLAINS HOW INNOVATION AND INVESTMENT IS HELPING CORRUGATED FACE THE FUTURE… The UK Corrugated Packaging Industry is investing significantly in new technology

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