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Are we on the road to achieving truly sustainable packaging?

While the sustainability of packaging has been an important topic for Brand Owners for several years, the need to implement meaningful solutions has significantly gathered pace in the last year or two. Consumers are rapidly becoming more environmentally conscious, and packaging recyclability is now a major decision factor in their purchasing. Indeed, 48% of consumers in the US said they would definitely or probably change their consumption habits to reduce their impact on t[Leer más]

19.11.2019 read more

Unilever pledges to halve its virgin plastic packaging by 2025

Unilever has also pledged to collect and process more plastic packaging than it sells by the year 2025. The personal care giant has also pledged to help collect and process more plastic packaging than it sells by the year 2025. "Plastic has its place, but that place is not in the environment," said Alan Jope, Unilever CEO, in a statement."We can only eliminate plastic waste by acting fast and taking radical action at all points in the plastic cycle." Accor[Leer más]

13.11.2019 read more

CPC Packaging has acquired Fina Flexible Packaging

Headquartered in Paterna (Valencia), Fina Flexible Packaging is a premium Spanish family-owned provider of flexible packaging that specialises in advanced, complex and customised solutions in rotogravure and flexography for leading companies in the food industry and other sectors. With over 40 years of experience, Fina is widely recognised in the Spanish industry as a specialised supplier that applies new technologies in the industry with a proven track record of new product[Leer más]

21.10.2019 read more

NESTLÉ INAUGURATES PACKAGING RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Nestlé has officially inaugurated the Institute of Packaging Sciences, the first-of-its-kind in the food industry. The new Institute enables Nestlé to accelerate its efforts to bring functional, safe and environmentally friendly packaging solutions to the market and to address the global challenge of plastic packaging waste. “Our vision is a world in which none of our packaging ends up in landfill or as litter,” said Mark Schneider, Nestlé CEO, speaking at the inauguration. “[Leer más]

13.09.2019 read more