INFOPACK NEWS _ 20/02/2020

Challenges and opportunities for the nanotechnology value chain in 2020

Trends & design

Challenges and opportunities for the nanotechnology value chain in 2020


Nanotechnology, considered as a key enabling technology (KET), plays a fundamental role in the development of new products and processes in a wide range of industrial sectors, promoting innovation and technological progress in the industry in a significant way. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Innovations BRAND: ITENE
Food products and developments in packaging technologies

Industry equipment

Food products and developments in packaging technologies


Current lifestyle has directly influenced the way food is consumed, evolving towards more convenient options such as ready-to-eat products or products that can be cooked in the package itself. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: ITENE
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
Cosmetic packaging: The eco-friendly trend prevails

Trends & design

Cosmetic packaging: The eco-friendly trend prevails


The cosmetics market has been in continuous change and growth since the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, as can be seen from the wide range of products available to consumers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: ITENE
Packaging machinery: adaptation to new times and demands

Industry equipment

Packaging machinery: adaptation to new times and demands


Needs and demands could be said to be the fuels that drive the machinery of innovation in industrial production. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: ITENE
Which closure is the most adequate to our product?

Trends & design

Which closure is the most adequate to our product?


Closure systems are the final component of the packing process, and there is no doubt caps and lids represent one of the most important parts to ensure product’s integrity. In other words, a key component in order to achieve reaching the final consumer keeping products’ original quality conditions. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: ITENE
Traceability and data recording during distribution of goods

Industry equipment

Traceability and data recording during distribution of goods


Given the great advances that have been made technologically, in recent years it is possible for companies to give a higher degree of quality by monitoring different variables during the transport of goods and even reduce costs through traceability during the distribution cycle, allowing them to know where the goods are at all times. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: ITENE
Circular economy and packaging optimization

Markets & packaging

Circular economy and packaging optimization


Over the past 50 years, the role and importance of plastics in our economy has consistently grown. Global production of plastics has increased twentyfold since the 1960s, reaching 322 million tonnes in 2015. It is expected to double again over the next 20 years. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
Amazon´s influence on the e-commerce market

Trends & design

Amazon´s influence on the e-commerce market


Today, Internet shopping is growing year by year. This is hardly new to anyone. But, according to eMarketer, in February 2018, not only is the percentage of sales through the e-commerce channel higher than the total global trade each year (about 10.2% of the total in 2017), but in the coming years the rate of growth in this channel will increase at a faster rate than the usual physical trade. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: ITENE