A new polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle for wine offers a
lower weight form of packaging without sacrificing product
quality or the environmental benefits associated with glass, its
Leading juice manufacturer Pampryl has become the first French
producer to adopt aseptically filled multi-layer PET for its
ambient-stored 100 per cent fruit juices. The new packaging, from
Amcor PET Packaging Europe/Asia, also marks...
Procter & Gamble has expanded its range of Punica juice drinks
in Germany with the introduction of a large size PET bottle, which
is said to have gained a valuable marketing niche in the highly
competitive juice market.
Beer drinkers in Germany may soon have more opportunities to
purchase beer in PET than any other European country, thanks in
part to the recent introduction of a scheme to introduce hefty
recycling fees for the use of aluminium cans.
Amcor PET Packaging Europe/Asia has invested €18 million to expand
its recycling plant in Beaune, France. The enhancements mean the
plant will now be able to produce 21,000 tonnes of resin pellets
each year from over 30,000 tonnes...
To meet growing demand Amcor group, which bought Schmalbach-Lubeca
earlier this year to create Amcor PET Packaging, is to invest in
excess of €8 million to double its multi-layer PET production
capacity in Europe.