The Mexican Packaging Association (La Asociacion Mexicana de Envase
y Embalaje) has given design awards to four PET (polyethylene
terephthalate) juice beverage bottles sold by Industrias Graham
Innopack a joint venture between Graham...
BOC Group, the diversified UK company whose operations include
producing gases for use in the food and beverage industry, has
reported nine-month pre-tax profits of £265.2 million (€421.4m)
after exceptional items of £50.5 million...
The World Packaging Organisation (WPO) has selected China as the
host for the World Packaging Congress in 2006, officials announced
on Saturday in Beijing. This will be the first time that the
country hosts such a large international...
Data archiving and document management plays an essential role in
the food supply and packaging chain. US company Easy Software
announced this week that it is to implement an archiving and
imaging system at food packaging giant Pactiv...
Researchers in the UK claim to have devised a new method of
selectively oxidising terpenes to produce compounds of particular
interest to the perfumery, flavour and pharmaceutical industries.
Scientists at Oxford have developed a...
A father-and-son team in the US are hoping to take the food
irradiation market by storm. Irad, owned by Dan and Justin Siegel,
which currently makes irradiation machines for the medical and
industrial markets is to set to branch out...
UK manufacturer and supplier of texture analysis equipment Lloyd
Instruments announced this week that it has launched a new test
fixture designed specifically to meet the quality assessment
requirements of spaghetti, pasta and noodlesproducers.
Sugar industry experts meeting this week at the annual
International Sweetener Symposium have touted the advantages for
farmers and consumers of vertical integration in the American
Did Nippon Meat Packers, Japan's biggest meat processing company,
incinerate beef that might have linked the company to a plot to
collect undeserved subsidies under a government beef-buyback
programme? The question is on the...