INFOPACK NEWS _ 18/04/2021

The necessary transition of companies towards the circular economy

Markets & packaging

The necessary transition of companies towards the circular economy


In 1987, the United Nations coined the term "sustainable development" as "meeting the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs". ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ECOEMBES
Reusable packaging makes online commerce more sustainable

Markets & packaging

Reusable packaging makes online commerce more sustainable


The huge growth in online commerce has led to an increase in packaging volumes. A number of companies are turning to new reusable packaging concepts to minimize the resulting waste. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: FachPack
any-JETII: digital labeling & flexible packaging with full-fledged functionality

Industry equipment

any-JETII: digital labeling & flexible packaging with full-fledged functionality


anytron - Bitek Technology Inc., a manufacturer of digital color label printing system, announced the official launch of its new in-line digital press for label and flexible packaging, the any-JET II. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: anytron
Creating sustainable packaging solutions for confectionery godos

Industry equipment

Creating sustainable packaging solutions for confectionery godos


Sappi and the packaging technology manufacturer Syntegon Technology are joining forces for more sustainable solutions in the confectionery industry. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: SAPPI
Cardboard is renewed as a functional and sustainable material

Markets & packaging

Cardboard is renewed as a functional and sustainable material


Paper and board have traditionally been the most widely used materials in the packaging sector. According to Eurostat data, in 2018, 40.9 of the total packaging waste generated in Europe, being a total of 31.8 million tonnes, were paper and board. A value far from 19.0 for plastic waste, 18.7 for glass, 16.1 for wood and 5.0 for metal ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: ITENE
The “R” applied to plastic films: how to reduce and recycle

Markets & packaging

The “R” applied to plastic films: how to reduce and recycle


We understand "flexible" to mean that which adapts easily to changes and to different situations or circumstances. Within packaging, we could say that this term refers not only to the physical characteristics of the film, but also to the versatility and diversity that this type of plastic packaging provides within the value chain.  ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
A new issue is now available

Actuality packaging

A new issue is now available


You can now access new content from the best packaging magazine. Find out now!   ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Infopack Magazine
Convergence of print markets: Is it inevitable?

Actuality packaging

Convergence of print markets: Is it inevitable?


Be it physical or online – drupa will further strengthen its pre-eminent position as the ‘Olympic Games’ of Printing, while at the same time highlighting the convergence of markets ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: drupa
Tetra Pak introduces certified recycled polymers

Markets & packaging

Tetra Pak introduces certified recycled polymers


Tetra Pak  announced the introduction of certified recycled polymers, becoming the first company in the food and beverage packaging industry to be awarded the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Advanced Products certification. Its carton packages integrating attributed [1] recycled polymers are now available for food and beverage manufacturers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Tetra Pak
“Ecodesign not only brings benefits in sustainability, but also contributes to the smooth running of our processes”

Trends & design

“Ecodesign not only brings benefits in sustainability, but also contributes to the smooth running of our processes”


Interview with Margarita Muñoz, director of Social Responsibility and the Environment at Mercadona ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Interviews with consumer brands BRAND: Mercadona