Features »

Multi-Tasking Brings Sweet Success

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

MULTI-FUNCTIONAL PACKAGING CAN HELP BRANDS TO MAXIMISE SALES IN THE CONFECTIONERY AND SNACKS SECTOR by Martin Dallas, managing director, packaging solutions, Payne (part of the Coated and Security Products division of Filtrona plc) While

Read More »

Sustainability Meets Luxury

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

IN THE INCREASINGLY-COMPETITIVE ARENA OF LUXURY GOODS, LEADING BRANDS WILL SEEK EVER-MORE INGENIOUS WAYS OF MAKING THEIR PRODUCTS STAND OUT ON RETAIL SHELVES by Veronique Curulla, European marketing manager, Crown Speciality Packaging Europe Particularly

Read More »

Meeting All needs

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

THE VERSATILITY OF CORRUGATED PACKAGING MEANS IT CAN MEET THE MANY DIFFERENT REQUIREMENTS OF THE RETAIL SECTOR by Richard Smith, managing director, Charapak Group     Environmental concerns – and the industry’s responses to

Read More »

Diagonal Flute Reshapes ‘Conventional Thinking’

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

Technical experts in Smurfit Kappa’s design department at Herzberg, Germany, were recently presented with an interesting challenge. This was to optimise the existing transport packaging for premium hair-care products, from a German supplier, and

Read More »

Design Illuminates Drink Presentation

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

Claimed ‘a first in the packaging market’ is the Electro global travel retail pack. This is the latest in a series of award-winning, limited-edition gift packs designed by Webb deVlam for Bombay Sapphire spirit.

Read More »

Several Products-In-One’ Adhesive Ousts Two For Tea

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

The Optimise H99 formula combines a longer open time with a very sharp setting rate, high adhesion, and grab Watton-based KMS Adhesives was recently approached by a quality blender and packer of teas, who wanted

Read More »

Containers Advance in Line with Lubricants Rebranding

cMJZ34a5 January 30, 2013 0

Additional grip handle on the pack side makes it very user-friendly, allowing extra support during emptying A key part of an international rebranding exercise for Wolf Oil Corporation, a global lubricants company, was development

Read More »

Delivering On Your Strategy

cMJZ34a5 January 29, 2013 0

PACKAGING ‘OPTIMISATION’, OR ‘OPTIMIZATION’ AS THE AMERICANS WOULD CALL IT, IS NOTHING NEW – OR IS IT? by Greg Lawson, managing partner, Less Packaging As with many over-used industry terms, this word means different

Read More »

Big Benefits

cMJZ34a5 January 29, 2013 0

TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN THE BEVERAGE SECTOR OBVIOUSLY HAVE AN IMPACT ON THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY Over the last couple of years, both the retail strategies of drinks manufacturers and buying habits among consumers have

Read More »

Fundamentals of Success

cMJZ34a5 January 29, 2013 0

WELL-DESIGNED PACKAGING IS ESSENTIAL IN TODAY’S COMPETITIVE BEVERAGE BUSINESS by Simon Pendry, creative director, Blue Marlin London According to the Design Council, packaging on a supermarket shelf has less than three seconds to grab

Read More »