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Back To Black

Bonnie Howard May 30, 2013 0

WHEN I FIRST HEARD AMY WHITEHOUSE SING, I WAS STRUCK BY THE UNIQUENESS OF HER VOICE by Gary Briscoe, managing director, Mister Blister Impressive too was her ability to seamlessly change the tone of

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Eliminating Invisible Waste

Bonnie Howard April 24, 2013 0

AS PACKAGING IS ULTIMATELY DISCARDED, IT’S PERCEIVED AS WASTE by Catherine Carter, print and packaging industries consultant However, very often, too little credit is given to the protective role that it plays. As a

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Forefront of a Revolution

Bonnie Howard April 17, 2013 0

CORRUGATED BOARD PACKAGING HAS COME A LONG WAY SINCE ITS BIRTH 130 YEARS AGO by Andy Barnetson, director of packaging affairs, Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) Today, it’s a billion-pound, state-of-the-art industry that protects

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Continual Improvement

Bonnie Howard April 15, 2013 0

CONSUMERS TODAY WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT WHAT THEY’RE 
BUYING AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT OF THEIR CHOICES by Jennifer Buhaenko, head of public affairs, Pro Carton This is especially so when it

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Choice Brings Challenges

Bonnie Howard April 4, 2013 0

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF CHALLENGES CURRENTLY FACING UK LABEL PRINTERS by Stephen Lloyd, director of marketing & business development, Systems Labelling In a competitive environment, those companies that find a way to weave

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It Pays To Be Flexible

Bonnie Howard February 22, 2013 0

WALK DOWN ANY SUPERMARKET AISLE AND YOU’LL SEE A PLETHORA OF FLEXIBLE PACKAGING PRODUCTS by Ray Franks, managing director, Mercury Packaging All these have been developed by brand owners who are competing in an

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Plastics – again and again and…

Bonnie Howard February 21, 2013 0

THE BENEFITS OF PLASTIC FOOD PACKS DO NOT END WITH THE WASTE BIN by David Baker, general manager, RPC Bebo UK There are those of us who can still remember Long Play records, when

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Demand Grows

cMJZ34a5 February 12, 2013 0

THE INCREASING POPULARITY OF INTERNET SHOPPING WILL BE ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT TRENDS INFLUENCING PROTECTIVE PACKAGING DEMAND by Alan Yates, managing director and chair, Endoline Machinery This factor alone will necessitate heightened requirements

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Guarding More Than Contents

cMJZ34a5 February 5, 2013 0

CHOOSING AN APPROPRIATE PROTECTIVE PACKAGING SOLUTION CAN ALSO BE GOOD FOR A COMPANY’S BRAND IMAGE, EFFICIENCIES, AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROFILE by Tom Wetsch, VP – global product development, Pregis Protective Packaging Effective protection has always

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Perfect Material

cMJZ34a5 February 4, 2013 0

GLASS HAS A LONG PEDIGREE AS A PACKAGING MATERIAL BUT ITS HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS MEAN THAT IT HAS A BRIGHT FUTURE TOO by Lynn Sidebottom, sales and marketing director, Beatson Clark If you’re

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