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UK Robot Sales Take Off

Bonnie Howard August 13, 2013 0

Despite slower sales of robots in quarter one compared to an outstanding record year last year, robot sales for quarter two of 2013 have accelerated and almost matched the level for the entire year

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Optimistic Outlook

Bonnie Howard August 13, 2013 0

ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY, BY THE FREEDONIA GROUP, WORLD DEMAND FOR CAPS AND CLOSURES IS PROJECTED TO RISE BY OVER FIVE PER CENT PER YEAR TO US$46 BILLION IN 2016 by Kevin Heap, packaging

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Herma 400 VFFS Succeeds In Driving Down Labelling Costs

Bonnie Howard August 12, 2013 0

HERMA UK has now successfully carried out over 200 installations of their HERMA 400 VFFS labelling unit onto Vertical form, Fill & Seal machines. The HERMA 400 VFFS is supplied with an integral mounting

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Packaging Innovations London Draws An International Crowd

Bonnie Howard August 12, 2013 0

Packaging Innovations London 2013 will be more international than ever before. Over 30 overseas packaging suppliers have signed up to exhibit at the show, which takes place at the Business Design Centre on 1

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Natureflex™ Packaging Film Adopted By Fair Trade Tea Company

Bonnie Howard August 12, 2013 0

Innovia Films’ compostable cellulose-based material, NatureFlex™ NVR, has been chosen by French company, Les Jardins de Gaïa to pack its range of organic teas in individual sachets.  As part of their philosophy of selling natural

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Value Continually Added

Bonnie Howard August 9, 2013 0

IN THIS EXCLUSIVE ‘QUESTION-AND-ANSWER’ ARTICLE, RETAIL PACKAGING TALKS WITH KIP NICKEL, VP SALES & MARKETING, REXAM BEVERAGE CAN EUROPE Retail Packaging (RP): What are the current trends and developments generally in the metal containers/packaging industry?

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Efficient Thermal Transfer Printer Speeds Up Snack Packaging Process

Bonnie Howard August 8, 2013 0

With its imaginative range of products beginning to grow, it was important to Devon-based Portlebay Popcorn to have an efficient production line, so it made perfect sense to turn to Allen Coding Systems when

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Stand Out From The Crowd

Bonnie Howard August 7, 2013 0

Superdrug has long been renowned for launching innovative beauty products and their latest new range is no exception. Style Expertise is a collection of professional hair styling products especially designed to deliver results that

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Adding To Life’s Little Luxuries

Bonnie Howard August 6, 2013 0

LEADING PRODUCER RPC SAYS THAT ADVANCES IN MANUFACTURING AND DECORATING TECHNOLOGIES ENABLE PLASTIC PACKS TO REFLECT AND ENHANCE THE QUALITY PREMIUM IMAGE OF  COSMETICS AND TOILETRIES PRODUCTS, AS RETAIL PACKAGING DISCOVERS Luxury cosmetics packaging

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Tops for Success

Bonnie Howard August 1, 2013 0

THE CLOSURE CAN SOMETIMES BE THE FORGOTTEN PART OF A PACKAGING SOLUTION BUT IT HAS AN IMPORTANT ROLE TO PLAY IN ANY SUCCESSFUL PACK by John Richardson, general manager, RPC Containers Halstead Given that one

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