INFOPACK NEWS _ 27/11/2021

UPM Raflatac improves its actions to enable a circular economy

Actuality packaging

UPM Raflatac improves its actions to enable a circular economy


UPM Raflatac has strategically developed its approach to implementing circular economy solutions and sought a way to measure performance. The company took part in the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circulytics assessment for the second time, and with this year’s updated methodology, it received an overall score of B-. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: UPM Raflatac
Well packaged is half sold

Trends & design

Well packaged is half sold


For powerful marketing that actively boosts sales and elevates consumer appeal, more and more manufacturers are developing packaging designs which interact with all senses of their targeted audience ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: SAPPI
European Carton Excellence Awards 2021

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European Carton Excellence Awards 2021


Pro Carton and ECMA jointly hosted the virtual Carton Awards E-vent 2021 where the winners of the European Carton Excellence Award, the Pro Carton Young Designers Award and the Pro Carton Student Video Award were announced. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Awards BRAND: Procarton
CHINAPLAS - the world’s leading trade show for plastics and rubber industries

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CHINAPLAS - the world’s leading trade show for plastics and rubber industries


CHINAPLAS provides an online and offline sourcing & technology exchange platform, where a well mixture of Chinese and overseas exhibits are displayed under one roof, for international buyers to look for practical materials, machines & solutions, to facilitate manufacturing processes optimization, product features enhancement & business network expansion. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: CHINAPLAS
How to guarantee the high demands of printed packaging

Industry equipment

How to guarantee the high demands of printed packaging


PrintSTAR, ViewSTAR and ColorSTAR by ISRA VISION offer 100% online inspection to meet demanding regulations ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: ISRA VISION
Keys to ensuring safety in the transport of dangerous goods

Industry equipment

Keys to ensuring safety in the transport of dangerous goods


Among the wide variety of goods that are traded and transported today, there are some very particular ones to which special attention should be paid: dangerous goods. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: ITENE
Could Seaweed be used as an alternative fibre source for paper and packaging?

Trends & design

Could Seaweed be used as an alternative fibre source for paper and packaging?


DS Smith is exploring how seaweed fibres can be used as a raw material in paper and packaging products amid increasing demand for sustainable goods from customers and consumers alike ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Innovations BRAND: DS Smith
interpack 2023 is already 85% booked up

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interpack 2023 is already 85% booked up


The industry puts its trust in the leading trade fair. The new brand slogan: Simply Unique. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: interpack
ITENE obtains biopolymers from orange peel, romanesco and FORSU waste

Markets & packaging

ITENE obtains biopolymers from orange peel, romanesco and FORSU waste


In the BIOWASTE2PACK project, supported by IVACE, these alternative raw materials have been obtained, which have the same quality as the bioplastics currently available in the market. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: ITENE
Gerhard Schubert strengthens its pioneering role in packaging technology during the 2020 pandemic year

Industry equipment

Gerhard Schubert strengthens its pioneering role in packaging technology during the 2020 pandemic year


Despite the extraordinary challenges the world faced during the 2020 financial year, packaging machine manufacturer Gerhard Schubert GmbH posted a positive business result that was significantly better than the Corona-related forecast adjustments at the beginning of the pandemic year suggested. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: Schubert