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Achieve Packaging Perfection Through Innovation

Achieve Packaging Perfection Through Innovation

Stuart Pritchard June 11, 2019 0

ARMAND SCHOONBROOD, COO at Mondi Corrugated Packaging, explains what it takes to create truly innovative packaging… Over the past decade the packaging industry has undergone a massive change due to the rise of e-commerce,

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Aldi Scraps Plastic Bags At All UK Stores

Aldi Scraps Plastic Bags At All UK Stores

Stuart Pritchard June 11, 2019 0

The German supermarket giant, Aldi, has announced that it will remove plastic bags from all stores across the UK, replacing them with paper or compostable bags, in a trial beginning in July. Aldi claims

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Odey Asset Management Goes £30 Million Short On DS Smith

Odey Asset Management Goes £30 Million Short On DS Smith

Stuart Pritchard June 10, 2019 0

Hedge fund Odey Asset Management has taken aim at UK cardboard giant DS Smith with a £30 million short bet amid fears of a packaging industry slowdown, according to a report in The Telegraph.

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Using Packaging QR Codes For Sales Success

Using Packaging QR Codes For Sales Success

Stuart Pritchard June 10, 2019 0

CHLOE HAHN, Director of Marketing and Sales at Dynamsoft, looks at the importance of QR codes in engaging customers at Point of Sale… It’s almost impossible to enter a place where goods are sold

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Sainsbury’s Becomes First Supermarket To Remove Plastic Bags For Fruit And Veg And Bakery Items

Sainsbury’s Becomes First Supermarket To Remove Plastic Bags For Fruit And Veg And Bakery Items

Stuart Pritchard June 10, 2019 0

Sainsbury’s first UK supermarket to remove plastic bags for loose fruit, vegetables and bakery items from all stores, offering paper and re-usable bags made from recycled materials. The supermarket has committed to cutting a

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Get The Packaging Wow Factor

Get The Packaging Wow Factor

Stuart Pritchard June 7, 2019 0

Get seasonal savvy with your packaging. MD of HLP LIK, C. M. YEUNG, explains how… As a global supplier of clear and printed packaging, HLP Klearfold is constantly looking for inventive ways to support

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Consumer Packaging Manufacturers Alliance (CPMA) Calls To Stop Banning Branding

Consumer Packaging Manufacturers Alliance (CPMA) Calls To Stop Banning Branding

Stuart Pritchard June 7, 2019 0

Speaking out against the latest plain pack recommendations, Mike Ridgway, Director of the Consumer Packaging Manufacturers Alliance (CPMA), has called on the Government to resist any further restrictions on branded packaging. In response to

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Achieve Packaging Design That Stands The Test Of The Seasons

Achieve Packaging Design That Stands The Test Of The Seasons

Stuart Pritchard June 6, 2019 0

RICHARD VILLAGE, Partner, Smith&+Village, looks at achieving design to stand the test of seasons… Approaching seasonal ranges with a clear strategy is a must. All too often, specifically seasonal products fall outside the perimeters

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MP For Cardiff North Calls For Urgent Action On Plastic Packaging

MP For Cardiff North Calls For Urgent Action On Plastic Packaging

Stuart Pritchard June 6, 2019 0

The Member of Parliament for Cardiff North, Anna McMorrin MP, has called for an urgent reform of the UK’s plastics and packaging waste system following the news that Malaysia is to send back 3000

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Waitrose Launch Test Refill Zone

Waitrose Launch Test Refill Zone

Stuart Pritchard June 5, 2019 0

A dedicated refillable zone, the UK’s first supermarket frozen ‘pick and mix’ and first borrow-a-box scheme are among a series of ideas being looked at in a unique test from Waitrose & Partners, which

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