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DS Smith Sets Its Sights On Removable Plastic

DS Smith Sets Its Sights On Removable Plastic

Stuart Pritchard May 24, 2019 0

  DS Smith has released new research which finds that 1.5 million tonnes of plastic could be replaced each year from just five areas within supermarkets across Europe. Its report, ‘Transforming the Supermarket Aisle’,

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Ilapak Bags Multiple Line Project Deal With Fox’s

Ilapak Bags Multiple Line Project Deal With Fox’s

Stuart Pritchard May 23, 2019 0

Fox’s Biscuits, part of the 2 Sisters Food Group, has made a seven figure investment in new flow wrapping, bagging and weighing equipment for its Rocky and Party Rings biscuits, as part of a

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DS Smith Announces Global Partnership With The Ellen MacArthur Foundation

DS Smith Announces Global Partnership With The Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Stuart Pritchard May 23, 2019 0

DS Smith, a leading international provider of sustainable packaging, has today signed an agreement to become a Global Partner of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. The partnership will accelerate the company’s circular economy drive and

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Colgate-Palmolive Joins TerraCycle’s Loop Initiative

Colgate-Palmolive Joins TerraCycle’s Loop Initiative

Stuart Pritchard May 22, 2019 0

Colgate-Palmolive is expanding its commitment to reducing waste by joining TerraCycle’s Loop initiative for reusable, refillable packaging, beginning with pilot programs in the U.S. and France. Colgate and other consumer products companies today joined Loop and

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WRAP Marks First Anniversary Of The UK Plastics Pact

WRAP Marks First Anniversary Of The UK Plastics Pact

Stuart Pritchard May 22, 2019 0

One year since UK businesses across the plastics supply chain made a unique pact to tackle plastics pollution, WRAP has published a report of progress made by members to date. The report also details the

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BCMPA Champions Outsourcing Benefits At The Inaugural CHEMUK Expo

BCMPA Champions Outsourcing Benefits At The Inaugural CHEMUK Expo

Stuart Pritchard May 21, 2019 0

The British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association (BCMPA) celebrated the success of the inaugural CHEMUK Expo held on 1st – 2nd May, with large numbers of visitors to its stand learning about the extensive benefits

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100% Of Paper Cups Will Be Recycled At London Half Marathon

100% Of Paper Cups Will Be Recycled At London Half Marathon

Stuart Pritchard May 21, 2019 0

  Shredall SDS Group, the largest independently owned Confidential Waste Shredding and Paper Recycling company in the UK, has announced it will be recycling 100% of the paper cups distributed at the Virgin Sport

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Morrisons Launches Plastic-Free Fruit & Veg Aisles

Morrisons Launches Plastic-Free Fruit & Veg Aisles

Stuart Pritchard May 20, 2019 0

Supermarket giant Morrisons is rolling out plastic-free fruit and veg areas across its stores. Sixty stores will take part in the chain’s new ‘buy bagless’ scheme in which shoppers can buy 127 varieties of

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Martin Althorpe Announced As New President Of The British Plastics Federation

Martin Althorpe Announced As New President Of The British Plastics Federation

Stuart Pritchard May 20, 2019 0

Martin Althorpe, Technical Director at Epwin Fenestration Division, has been elected as president of the British Plastics Federation in succession to Bruce Margetts. The official handover took place at the BPF’s offices in London, where

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Packaging Innovations 10th Year – James Drake-Brockman Q&A

Packaging Innovations 10th Year – James Drake-Brockman Q&A

Stuart Pritchard May 20, 2019 0

As Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 prepares to return to the Olympia on 11 & 12 September, James Drake-Brockman, Divisional Director of Easyfairs’ Packaging Portfolio, discusses plans for the show. Why should the event be in all packaging professionals’ calendars? Packaging Innovations and

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