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Spotlight On Amber

Bonnie Howard October 25, 2013 0

GLASS COMES IN MANY DIFFERENT COLOURS BUT THERE ARE SEVERAL GOOD REASONS WHY AMBER GLASS CONTAINERS ARE STILL AMONGST THE MOST POPULAR CHOICES by Lynn Sidebottom, sales & marketing director, Beatson Clark Have you ever

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Convenience Drives Innovations

Bonnie Howard October 23, 2013 0

IN TODAY’S FAST-PACED WORLD OF INSTANT GRATIFICATION, PACKAGING HAS MANY ROLES TO FILL by Paul McLavin, marketing manager NW Europe, O-I Besides ensuring that it delivers products safely to customers through the entire supply

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Proving Fruitful

Bonnie Howard October 14, 2013 0

IN TODAY’S GLOBAL MARKETPLACE, RETAILERS ARE DEMANDING THAT SUPPLIERS HAVE CERTAIN PACKAGING SYSTEMS IN PLACE by Derek Paterson, sales director, Ulma Packaging UK These should not only protect the integrity and offer great presentation

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Keeping Pace With SRP

Bonnie Howard October 11, 2013 0

SHELF-READY PACKAGING (SRP) REFERS TO UNITS THAT CAN BE EASILY TRANSFERRED FROM SHIPPING CONTAINERS OR PALLETS TO A RETAIL DISPLAY by Simon Taylor, sales & marketing director, Endoline Machinery It’s a business solution developed to

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Disruption Is Good

Bonnie Howard October 8, 2013 0

WE’RE CONSTANTLY WATCHING TRENDS by Barry Pamplin, partner, ThePackHub Anyone involved in packaging is always being asked about the current trends. Further, which trends should we be following and, hardest of all, what’s coming

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Everyone Benefits

Bonnie Howard October 3, 2013 0

WHEN IT COMES TO PACKAGING FOR SALES SUCCESS, IT CAN’T BE STRESSED ENOUGH THAT DESIGN ISN’T JUST FOR MAKING THINGS LOOK PRETTY (ALTHOUGH IT HELPS!) by Ed Adamson, creative director, Webb deVlam You need a

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Weigh To Go

Bonnie Howard September 23, 2013 0

MULTIHEAD WEIGHERS HAVE MADE A MAJOR CONTRIBUTION TO CONFECTIONERY AND SNACKS PACKAGING, AND CONTINUE TO INNOVATE AS PART OF FULLY-INTEGRATED PACKAGING LINES by Torsten Giese, marketing manager, PR & exhibitions, Ishida Europe The importance

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Reclose Opens Up Savings

Bonnie Howard September 19, 2013 Comments Off on Reclose Opens Up Savings

SOME 6,000 YEARS BC IN THE NEOLITHIC PERIOD, AMPHORAS WERE USED IN VAST AMOUNTS TO TRANSPORT LIQUIDS – ESPECIALLY WINE by Barry Twigg, CEO, National Flexible Amphoras were mostly ceramic and, whilst many examples have

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Reducing Recall Risks

Bonnie Howard September 11, 2013 0

MORE SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED FOOD MANUFACTURERS (SMES) THAN EVER ARE INVESTING IN X-RAY INSPECTION SYSTEMS ON THEIR PACKAGING LINES by Niall McRory, key account manager, Mettler-Toledo Safeline X-ray In 2012, there were 92 food

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Filling Figures Flourish

Bonnie Howard August 27, 2013 0

AS A PACKAGING FORMAT, AEROSOLS ARE OF COURSE NOT NEW by Dr John Morris, chief executive, British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) Yet the sector’s resilience, and our members’ ability to constantly innovate, demonstrates the

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