Coca-Cola is abandoning the "splash graphic" design it
introduced two years ago and returning to the familiar Coke ribbons
for a look on cans and bottles that is traditional but updated, the
company has announced.
The recent losses posted by US irradiation specialist Food
Technology Services have bought into question the future of the
industry. Company losses of more than €152,000 in the quarter
ending 30 June and falling share prices may be...
The Indian state of Karnataka has said that the food processing
industry will have to upgrade technologically and produce
world-class products in order to survive in competitive markets,
the Chief Minister, S.M. Krishna, has said.
A tax on packaging in Thailand will only add to costs,
industrialists say, urging the government to promote recycling and
economical use of the products instead - according to a report in
the Bangkok Post.
The UK food and drink industry has pledged to limit emissions of
greenhouse gases and use recycled packaging wherever possible.
Other targets included reducing the amount of water used in
production and to look at switching to cleaner...