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Trends in consumption and packaging of fruits and vegetables

Markets & packaging

Trends in consumption and packaging of fruits and vegetables


Nowadays, fruits and vegetables products can be found in the market under different categories. The most common commercial presentation of fresh fruits and vegetables products is in whole pieces which are sold either in bulk or packaged in grams or kilos formats. This category of fruit and vegetable products is known as the first range. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: ITENE
Innovia and Wildcorn develop a fully recyclable and sustainable pack

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Innovia and Wildcorn develop a fully recyclable and sustainable pack


Innovia Films and the German snack manufacturer, Wildcorn have worked together to produce a fully recyclable and sustainable pack for their Wildcorn organic popcorn range. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Innovia Films
Coca-Cola to remove 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastic by swapping shrink wrap for cardboard in Western Europe

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Coca-Cola to remove 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastic by swapping shrink wrap for cardboard in Western Europe


Coca-Cola European Partners, will be replacing plastic shrink wrap with cardboard for its can multipacks across Western Europe, removing approximately 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastic per year across the region. This is the latest move in Coca-Cola’s commitment to tackle packaging waste and remove all unnecessary single-use plastic from its secondary packaging. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Coca-Cola
Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

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Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses


Consumers and brands around the world are looking for more sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging, with easy recyclability being key. To meet these needs Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is introducing a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard that can be recycled in paper or paperboard waste streams according to local recycling schemes. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Metsä Board
Challenges and solutions in sustainability: mono-materials and biodegradable packaging

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Challenges and solutions in sustainability: mono-materials and biodegradable packaging


It is well-known that flexible, high-barrier, multilayer films are difficult to recycle during a variety of sorting processes. For this reason, in order to increase their sustainability and recyclability, new packaging is being developed and is evolving towards the use of mono-materials or biodegradable molecular structures, much easier to classify. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: SPGroup
Aseptic cartons with asi-certified aluminium foil: latest sustainable innovation from Sig hits the market

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Aseptic cartons with asi-certified aluminium foil: latest sustainable innovation from Sig hits the market


SIG is making aseptic cartons with ASI-certified aluminium foil available to consumers for the first time in partnership with B-Better, a start-up brand from Unilever’s Future Platform.   ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: SIG
Detergent packaging now even more sustainable

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Detergent packaging now even more sustainable


Walki offers solutions made of 100% renewable raw materials and soon also made of circular polymers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Walki
All-rounder in white: SÜDPACK presents the new Smart Peel

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All-rounder in white: SÜDPACK presents the new Smart Peel


Outstanding sealing properties, easy opening and high-opacity white colouring: SÜDPACK Verpackungen GmbH & Co. KG has launched the Smart Peel, a new top film that offers impressive performance when it comes to safety and convenience. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase
A lie can change the world: packaging and sustainability

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A lie can change the world: packaging and sustainability


Everyone reaches moments in life where a choice must be made. We do it all the time, more than we think, because many choices are automatic. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Tridimage