What solutions exist to reduce the amount of plastic in food and beverage packaging? How can they be sustainably disposed of? And are consumers ready to adopt them? FoodNavigator hears from Great Wrap, Huhtamaki, and Foodbytes! by Rabobank.
Distribution in sparsely populated countries such as Finland is a
perennial problem, especially when it comes to perishable foods
such as meat and poultry. Having worked in this geographic
environment for years, Finnish packaging...
Another packaging company, another set of disappointing financial
results. This time it's consumer packaging specialist Huhtamaki,
which has reported earnings before interest, tax and amortisation
(EBITA) of €34 million in the...
Packaging firm Huhtamaki has launched the Fruitbox Carré, which the
company claims is ideally suited for protecting tomatoes on the
vine. The product is the latest in a line of moulded fibre packs
produced by the Finnish-based group.
Huhtamaki, the Finnish-based consumer packaging specialist with
worldwide operations, will build a moulded fibre egg packaging unit
adjacent to its existing packaging facility in the greater Moscow
In Finland, Huhtamaki has tackled the problem of creating
recyclable in-flight food service packaging - an area of food
packaging that, because of security reasons and convenience, has
remained highly wasteful.
According to Finnish packaging provider Huhtamaki a new trend is
clearly emerging in the demand for traypacks . The company says
that keeping the design eco-friendly and costs low have been the
major influences for its most recent...