INFOPACK NEWS _ 26/05/2020

Intelligent Labels, High Added Value Information

Labels printing and packaging

Intelligent Labels, High Added Value Information


Packaging trends reflect the most common and most potential consumer attitudes, purchasing actions and behaviours. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: ITENE
First Nivea cosmetic bottles made of 100% recycled polyethylene

Markets & packaging

First Nivea cosmetic bottles made of 100% recycled polyethylene


Avoid, reduce, reuse, recycle: Against the background of this ethos, skincare company Beiersdorf started the Recyclist pilot project earlier this year. The development of Nivea cosmetic bottles made of 100% recycled polyethylene (PE) was realized in a collaborative project with the Fraunhofer IVV, Fraunhofer IWKS, and Pla.to GmbH. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging (IVV)
La Ballestera: Avant Garde Wine, Art and Design

Trends & design

La Ballestera: Avant Garde Wine, Art and Design


The world of wine is an industry which involves a significant degree of craftsmanship and artistic talent during production. However, when it comes to marketing it as a consumer item, some of that magic can be diluted owing to the industrial processes used in bottling and labeling. The final product ends up being commoditized, its exclusive artwork as a unique creation lost. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Valentín Iglesias
The Label Industry Takes On the Coronavirus

Actuality packaging

The Label Industry Takes On the Coronavirus


The AIFEC (Iberian Association of Continuous Label Manufacturers) hopes that the companies active in our industry will manage to overcome the health crisis caused by the coronavirus. The industry continues to work at 90% of capacity, driven by essential food and pharmacy products. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: AIFEC
Mondi’s BarrierPack Recyclable provides sustainable solution for dishwasher tablet packaging

Markets & packaging

Mondi’s BarrierPack Recyclable provides sustainable solution for dishwasher tablet packaging


Leading global packaging and paper group Mondi has partnered with Reckitt Benckiser Group to launch a fully recyclable, mono-material flexible plastic packaging portfolio for the premium line of its Finish® dishwasher tablets Quantum Ultimate. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Mondi Group
Bio materials as an alternative to complying with increasingly demanding legislation

Markets & packaging

Bio materials as an alternative to complying with increasingly demanding legislation


According to FAO data, every year 1.300 million tons of food are wasted, which is equivalent specifically to a third of their world production, with the associated social, environmental and economic problems. One of the main strategies to avoid the waste of food is to extend the shelf life of products by packaging them with materials with barrier properties, generally materials with multilayer structures (eg PET / PE, PET / EVOH / PE, OPP / OPP, PET / met / PE, etc). ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: ITENE
UPM Raflatac answers the need for a high performing adhesive in low-temperature food labeling in Southeast Asia

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UPM Raflatac answers the need for a high performing adhesive in low-temperature food labeling in Southeast Asia


UPM Raflatac has expanded its range of adhesives for low-temperature food labeling (as low as -15°C) with the launch of its RP48 acrylic adhesive for the Southeast Asia market. With good adhesion as well as good clarity and smooth convertibility, RP48 is also an attractive option for labeling food packages stored in cold and frozen conditions (as low as -40°C). ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: UPM Raflatac
From Lay´s potato chip bag to key chemical required for plastic bottles

Markets & packaging

From Lay´s potato chip bag to key chemical required for plastic bottles


Sustainable technology company Anellotech has announced that a laboratory demonstration of its Plas-TCatTM technology – which transforms mixed plastic waste directly into chemicals– successfully converted a Lay’s Barbeque Potato Chip (PepsiCo) bag into paraxylene, the primary chemical used to make virgin PET for beverage bottles. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Anellotech
Nicolas Feuillatte goes 100% metal with Crown

Markets & packaging

Nicolas Feuillatte goes 100% metal with Crown


Nicolas Feuillatte is celebrating the inclusion of the Hillsides, Houses and Cellars of the Champagne region on the illustrious Unesco World Heritage List with a new, multi-award winning, limited edition tin. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Crown Cork
Plastic packaging still confronting sustainability challenges

Actuality packaging

Plastic packaging still confronting sustainability challenges


The coronavirus has only helped to underscore the importance of plastic packaging when it comes to keeping food contamination-free and to preserving its freshness and usability for longer. This is particularly vital now, given how millions of people worldwide are sheltering in place, and doing their best to make their provisions stretch. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: CHINAPLAS