INFOPACK NEWS _ 21/01/2019

Art and packaging go hand in hand at the Pentawards 2018

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Art and packaging go hand in hand at the Pentawards 2018


The international jury of Pentawards, the first and most prestigious worldwide competition devoted exclusively to packaging design, has announced the 2018 winners. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Awards BRAND: Pentawards
Countdown to ADF&PCD Paris

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Countdown to ADF&PCD Paris


With less than three weeks to go before their launch, the ADF and PCD trade shows that will be held in Paris Porte de Versailles on 30 and 31 January 2019 demonstrate a strong growth trend and thus continue to bring together all key players. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: ADF&PCD
PCD Paris 2019, the key event in packaging for cosmetics and perfumes

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PCD Paris 2019, the key event in packaging for cosmetics and perfumes


The countdown to ADF&PCD Paris (Aerosol & Dispensing Forum & Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics and Design) has begun for the 2019 edition. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: ADF&PCD
Wine and poetry: a tribute to the land of Castile

Trends & design

Wine and poetry: a tribute to the land of Castile


The wine brand “Caminante” is a personal project that emerged from the studio “Apartamento para tres” (An apartment for three) for two main reasons: our liking for one of the best products produced in our home region, and the determination to change its “old fashioned” image, drawing it closer to the present and to young people, who are increasingly wine drinkers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Apartamento para Tres
Xeikon Café Europe announces 2019 program

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Xeikon Café Europe announces 2019 program


Sweeping program featuring Exhibition, Conference and Academy promises actionable revenue-generating ideas and inspiration for packaging innovation. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: Xeikon
Circular Economy, a model with business challenges and opportunities

Markets & packaging

Circular Economy, a model with business challenges and opportunities


Efficient use of resources, waste and energy have become necessary in a society that aspires to continuous progress that, inevitable, must go hand in hand with environmental progress. To make this possible, the Circular Economy has appeared as a tool that can guide us towards a lasting, sustainable social growth that fights against climate change. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ECOEMBES
Premiumisation: increased packaging appeal to stand out on the shelf

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Premiumisation: increased packaging appeal to stand out on the shelf


Sidel BoostPRIME opens the door to premiumisation and revenue generation for hot-filled beverages in PET. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Retail and visibility in the linear BRAND: Sidel
The maximum distinction in the Red Dot Awards 2018 for packaging comes to Barcelona

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The maximum distinction in the Red Dot Awards 2018 for packaging comes to Barcelona


Excellence in packaging has a name, RED DOT AWARD, in its ‘Grand Prix’ category, the top prize in this international design competition. And this year, the award has been granted to a Spanish brand of olive oil, ed’o, and to a design studio in Barcelona, Mediactiu. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Awards
Packaging material a key issue for the climate

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Packaging material a key issue for the climate


Switching material from plastic to paperboard can reduce a packaging’s climate impact by 99 per cent. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Iggesund
Aluminium closures seal significant part of Mundus Vini award- winning wines

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Aluminium closures seal significant part of Mundus Vini award- winning wines


Widespread use of aluminium closures for high quality, premiered wines across all categories was highlighted during the Mundus Vini Summer Tasting 2018 event where wines using aluminium closures snatched up awards in all categories. Some 4,311 wines from all over the world were blind tasted, reviewed and rated by 175 expert judges from 40 countries. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Awards BRAND: Aluminium Closures Group