MARKETS

New cellulosic materials for packaging: approaches for food and e-commerce

Markets - Food

New cellulosic materials for packaging: approaches for food and e-commerce


Around 50 million tonnes of flexible packaging are produced annually globally. This represents about 40% of all plastic packaging produced by weight. This flexible packaging is mainly single-use, disposable and unlikely or unlikely to be recycled. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Food BRAND: ITENE
Sustainability – the ‘megatrend’ requiring commitment, collaboration and continuous innovation

Markets - Circular Economy

Sustainability – the ‘megatrend’ requiring commitment, collaboration and continuous innovation


BOBST reviews some of the key themes and topics that are shaping the industry. In this article we take a look at the current picture around sustainability – and how our own response at BOBST has evolved rapidly in recent years. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Circular Economy BRAND: Bobst
Agrifood waste for packaging production

Markets - Circular Economy

Agrifood waste for packaging production


Managing and treating packaging waste represents a considerable global challenge. In response to this issue, the EU Directive on Packaging and Packaging Waste has been revised several times since its initial adoption in 1994. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Circular Economy BRAND: ITENE
How can packaging combat organised crime?

Markets - Branding & Design

How can packaging combat organised crime?


What can packaging hope to achieve in the fight against organised crime? The answer is: more than you might think, according to Andrew Masterson, Detective Inspector at PIPCU. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Branding & Design BRAND: Easyfairs
Durable plastic pallets made by Craemer

Markets - Logistics

Durable plastic pallets made by Craemer


High-quality and recyclable load carriers for sustainable (intra-)logistics ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: Craemer
Robust And Nestable: The NP1 Pallet From Craemer

Markets - Logistics

Robust And Nestable: The NP1 Pallet From Craemer


A sustainable and optimum utilisation of storage and transport space requires space-saving load carriers that are also robust and durable. With the NP1 Euro pallet, the Craemer Group has expanded its range to include a nestable, lightweight, and robust plastic pallet made of high-quality polyethylene that fulfils these requirements. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: Craemer
Processes of decontamination of recycled polyolefins

Markets - Circular Economy

Processes of decontamination of recycled polyolefins


At present, 400.3 Mt of plastics are produced in the world and 58.7 Mt in Europe (Plastics Europe-2022), where the polyolefin family stands out for its high consumption, with polypropylene (18.9%) and polyethylene (14.7%) being the most in demand. In addition, it should be noted that around 90.5% (1) come from fossil and non-renewable sources. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Circular Economy BRAND: ITENE
Industrial packaging for safe travel around the world

Markets - Logistics

Industrial packaging for safe travel around the world


A large part of the goods that are produced globally is intended for export. All these goods often need to travel long distances and have to be safely packed for the journey ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: interpack
Beauty trends to look out for in 2024 and their impact on packaging

Markets - Perfumery and Cosmetics

Beauty trends to look out for in 2024 and their impact on packaging


The world is facing mounting concerns from climate change and global conflicts, to resource shortages and the rising cost of living. In this article, we summarize the main trends in the beauty market for the coming year. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Perfumery and Cosmetics BRAND: Quadpack group
Hygienic PE pallet boxes for careful grape harvesting

Markets - Logistics

Hygienic PE pallet boxes for careful grape harvesting


Craemer presents logistic solutions at Fruit Logistica and Empack. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: Craemer