• Parkside creates compostable coffee packaging for Percol

    Parkside creates compostable coffee packaging for Percol

    Packaging solutions specialist, Parkside Flexibles, has developed a sustainable pack for Percol Coffee, enabling it to become the first in the world to use a compostable package for all types of coffee packs. Made from bio-based materials, the packs provide excellent oxygen, aroma and moisture barriers that extend the shelf life of roast, ground and

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  • Mondi sets its sights firmly on the global ice cream packaging market

    Mondi sets its sights firmly on the global ice cream packaging market

    Eating ice cream may seem like child’s play. Running an ice cream business certainly is not. Mondi plunged head first into that market via its July 2016 acquisition of Turkish flexible packaging manufacturer Kalenobel, with that firm’s Istanbul headquarters and pair of production facilities in the northern Turkish city of Kirklareli. Key factors such as

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  • Cimcorp provides new order picking system and keg gripper for Olvi Brewery

    Cimcorp provides new order picking system and keg gripper for Olvi Brewery

    Cimcorp, a manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic gantry-based order fulfilment and tyre-handling solutions, announces it is providing a robotic dolly picking system for Olvi Brewery at its headquarters facility in Iisalmi, Finland. From this location, Olvi distributes beers, ciders, soft drinks, energy drinks and bottled water directly to retailers all over Finland. The Cimcorp

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  • Unlike a lot of packaging manufacturers Macpac designs and manufactures

    Unlike a lot of packaging manufacturers Macpac designs and manufactures

    Their flexibility allows for packaging runs from 1000 into millions. Macpac offers individual expert advice to each and every customer always looking at things from a refreshing perspective. Their concept to production process includes designing around an initial idea, computer aided design (CAD), tooling, production and finally fulfilling expectations with the finished product. So rather

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  • GoPlasticPallets.com: Reuse, Recycle, Repeat

    GoPlasticPallets.com: Reuse, Recycle, Repeat

    Plastic pollution has dominated the media over the last year and Goplasticpallets.com are doing their bit to help. Within the company, every piece of plastic, paper, card, glass and tin that is used is recycled, at their own expense. Further on from this, the company are looking at replacing plastic cups for the water cooler

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  • Boxmart create new retail variety pack for craft beers

    Boxmart create new retail variety pack for craft beers

    Bespoke packaging experts at BoxMart have created a distinctive, new retail variety pack for award-winning independent brewer, Thornbridge Brewery. The novel ‘Discovery’ pack is being trialed in over 400 Tesco stores nationwide, showcasing eight of Thornbridge’s craft beers, enabling consumers to sample a range of the brewers’ offering at home. BoxMart was tasked with designing a

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  • Jetbox® delivers improved transit packaging for banners

    Jetbox® delivers improved transit packaging for banners

    Bell Packaging have provided the Jetbox® solution for LP Displays to improve the transit of banners. LP Displays are one of the UK’s leading suppliers of POS and printed signage. Responding to a request for a new presentation, LP chose square Jetbox® packaging. The challenge was to transport high quality banners so that they were well

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  • Breezair makes Energy technology List

    Breezair makes Energy technology List

    Seeley International is proud to have all three Breezair models listed on The Energy Technology List (ETL), a government list of energy-saving products used by businesses. Breezair products are the first evaporative coolers to be listed on the UK’s Carbon Trust Energy Technology List. The ETL (or Energy Technology Product List, ETPL) is a government-managed

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  • Life of a Pallet analysis drives down costs for Princes Foods

    Life of a Pallet analysis drives down costs for Princes Foods

    Princes, one of Europe’s fastest growing food and drink groups has been working with leading pallet pooling business LPR, to improve the efficiency and reliability of automated pallet handling systems at the company’s soft drinks production facility in Bradford. Analysis based on the Life of a Pallet, has helped the company make improvements to pallet

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