INFOPACK NEWS _ 28/11/2020

UPM Raflatac partners with Vellamo for bottled water industry’s first and only wood-based clear plastic label material

Actuality packaging

UPM Raflatac partners with Vellamo for bottled water industry’s first and only wood-based clear plastic label material


UPM Raflatac is partnering with Vellamo, Finland’s award-winning natural mineral water for a truly innovative sustainable label. Vellamo’s bottles feature UPM Raflatac Forest Film PPTM, the world’s first and only wood-based polypropylene plastic label material. This transparent label material is constructed from UPM BioVerno naphtha, a 100 percent wood-based solution made from tall oil, a residue of pulp production, originating from sustainably managed forests. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: UPM Raflatac
Rice packed in a box made of ... rice

Markets & packaging

Rice packed in a box made of ... rice


Prompt Design develops the branding, packaging design and identity of Srisangdao rice. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase
Uhlmann presents new end-of-line packaging machines in cooperation with pester pac automation

Industry equipment

Uhlmann presents new end-of-line packaging machines in cooperation with pester pac automation


Uhlmann powered by pester pac automation” is the new brand under which a stretch-banding machine, an overwrapper, a case packer, as well as a combined unit integrating a case packer and a palletizing module are now available. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: Uhlmann Pac-Systeme
Onwards and upwards: Regula Jar’s sustainable path

Trends & design

Onwards and upwards: Regula Jar’s sustainable path


Made by Louvrette, a Quadpack Company, this 100% European jar is the perfect example of Quadpack's sustainable product development strategy ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Quadpack group
Videojet upgrades the 9550 Label Print and Apply (LPA) system with a new 6” printhead option

Industry equipment

Videojet upgrades the 9550 Label Print and Apply (LPA) system with a new 6” printhead option


Innovatively designed, Videojet 9550 LPA system increases reliability, efficiency and productivity for outer case and bundle packaging. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Videojet Technologies
The creative opportunities offered by metal packaging

Markets & packaging

The creative opportunities offered by metal packaging


New gifting tin from Crown draws on colour trends analysis to highlight the creative opportunities metal packaging offers. For brands adopting metal packaging, colours, decorative finishes and textures play a key role in attracting consumers. This fact makes it vital for brands to understand what influences and motivates their target audiences, both now and in the future. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Crown Europe
Aptar creates Essencia Screw pump for refillable fragrances

Trends & design

Aptar creates Essencia Screw pump for refillable fragrances


Aptar Beauty + Home continues to innovate in the name of packaging sustainability, extending the Essencia pump range with the launch of the Essencia Screw pump. Responding to a key fragrance industry demand for sustainable packaging solutions, the Essencia Screw allows glass fragrances bottles to be refilled and the pump to be reused. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: Aptar
Sustainable contamination protection: SÜDPACK films promote safe and dependable supply

Actuality packaging

Sustainable contamination protection: SÜDPACK films promote safe and dependable supply


The current SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19-pandemic has underscored it once again: protecting sensitive, vital products remains the key contribution that packaging solutions make to sustainability. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: SÜDPACK
New Iggesund thick paperboard for packaging certified for HP Indigo digital commercial presses

Markets & packaging

New Iggesund thick paperboard for packaging certified for HP Indigo digital commercial presses


A new thick paperboard from Iggesund Paperboard has been certified for HP Indigo for printing high-value applications on commercial digital presses. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Iggesund
UNITED CAPS Unveils Expanded Edible Oils and Vinegars Portfolio

Trends & design

UNITED CAPS Unveils Expanded Edible Oils and Vinegars Portfolio


UNITED CAPS, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, today reported following the acquisition of Spanish firm Embalatap, the company has completed a period of consolidation and integration, resulting in an enhanced portfolio of caps and closures for edible oils and vinegars. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Innovations BRAND: United Caps