One of the winners from the North American Paperboard Packaging Competition 2016. Picture PPC.

PPC top paperboard packaging trends

By Jenny Eagle

The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) has revealed its top trends in folding carton and rigid box design, following entries for the 2017 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition.

Smurfit Kappa Nestlé ESTL EU laws for road freight

European Committee for Standardization EN12195

Smurfit Kappa partners with Nestlé and ESTL on EU laws for road freight

By Jenny Eagle

Smurfit Kappa has partnered with ESTL supply chain engineers to bring its packaging, transport, security and logistics under one roof, in accordance with the European Committee for Standardization regulation EN12195, and Nestlé is one of the first companies...

 Trendy packaging: “Cocotte” Eggs packaging design

Dow global packaging

‘The consumer’s role is next to nothing’

By Jenny Eagle

World renowned packaging designer, Lars Wallentin, who has worked with Nestle, Buitoni and Kit Kat, believes the consumer’s role is next to nothing when it comes to packaging.

StampaSud's StampaTech offers a simple path to implementing intelligent packaging.

SPECIAL EDITION: Active, Smart & Intelligent Packaging

Tech enables easy access to intelligent packaging

By Jenni Spinner

Emerging technology from StampaSud is designed to give food and beverage customers a simple way to implement intelligent packaging on their products.

Health check shows food packaging sector is robust

Dispatches from Interpack 2011

Health check shows food packaging sector is robust

By Mike Stones

Safety, sustainability and convenience were the main themes of Interpack 2011, and we caught up with the show's organisers to determine the health of the European food packaging industry.

Conterfeit control

Conterfeit control

Two companies specialising in technologies used in the prevention
of counterfeiting, adulteration and diversion of products have
merged to form a new player called Authentix.


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