INFOPACK NEWS _ 20/09/2020

Eco-design, a booming tool

Trends & design

Eco-design, a booming tool


The optimisation and improvement of packaging tends, in a generalised way, towards the implementation of eco-design measures. Eco-design can be understood as a tool that allows companies not only to reduce the environmental impact derived from the packaging system or the reduction of raw materials involved in the manufacturing process, but also to save costs, comply with current legislation, differentiate themselves from the competition or improve their brand image, among others.   Marta Garrido   Many sectors are influenced by this trend of eco-design, incorporating measures to reduce or eliminate certain materials such as plastics, seeking more sustainable alternatives and new solutions, motivated by market demands and users who now opt for more eco-friendly products. During 2019, 3,653 eco-design measures developed by Ecoembes in collaboration with more than 2,100 companies were implemented, achieving savings of more than 25,200 tons of raw materials during the packaging design process (phase in which it is estimated that 80% of the environmental impact is produced)... READING MORE AT https://www.infopack.es/revista/271/#page/82 ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: ECOEMBES
“El Adivino”: An All-Encompassing Sensory Experience

Trends & design

“El Adivino”: An All-Encompassing Sensory Experience


Although the world of wine may be a traditional industry, the rapid and continuous changes which we are undergoing as a society forces wineries to be engaged in the constant development of new techniques, both in wine production and in the way it is displayed. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Grantipo
Enprom launches new sleeve seaming solution with 3-shaft rewinder

Industry equipment

Enprom launches new sleeve seaming solution with 3-shaft rewinder


The new eRS2T3 model includes the innovative Smart Wheel system and a  non-stop 3-shaft turret rewinder. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Enprom
Successful Remote Installation of a Comexi S2 DT Compact Slitter at Flexiplast (Ecuador)

Industry equipment

Successful Remote Installation of a Comexi S2 DT Compact Slitter at Flexiplast (Ecuador)


Comexi has been working for an extended period of time towards automation regarding their entire product line, particularly within the slitting division. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Comexi
“At Etygraf the difference has never been the price, but rather the attention, service and quality”

Actuality packaging

“At Etygraf the difference has never been the price, but rather the attention, service and quality”


Interview with Fermín Baldoví, leader of the Etygraf Group ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Etygraf
Mixing Oil and Water: A Breakthrough in Digital Printing on Flexible Packaging

Industry equipment

Mixing Oil and Water: A Breakthrough in Digital Printing on Flexible Packaging


Maximize the opportunities in flexible packaging with the right inks and substrate treatment. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Kodak
Polytec Renews Its Confidence in Comexi with the Acquisition of a Flexographic Press

Industry equipment

Polytec Renews Its Confidence in Comexi with the Acquisition of a Flexographic Press


The characteristics of the Comexi F2 ML will allow the Guatemalan company to face the challenges presented to converters by the flexible packaging market. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Comexi
New Infopack Issue available

Actuality packaging

New Infopack Issue available


You can check our latest online number. Do not miss it! ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Infopack Magazine
Where are the growth opportunities for flexible packaging?

Trends & design

Where are the growth opportunities for flexible packaging?


New plastic technologies and development of alternative bioplastic solutions augment market growth, finds Frost & Sullivan. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: Frost & Sullivan