Label

The pandemic’s impact on packaging and label trends

The pandemic’s impact on packaging and label trends

By Gill Hyslop

By now, the coronavirus’ impact on consumer needs is evident, with both consumers and retailers prioritising a safe and transparent food system. But how has the rush to meet the overwhelming shift to ecommerce and food delivery affected packaging demands...

The snack segment will gain $16bn in the next few years, as consumers keep snacking at all times of day. Pic: ©GettyImages/Rimma_Bondarenko

Snacks category outpaces F&B ‘yet again’: IRI

By Kristine Sherred

The ‘snack evolution’ will continue for the foreseeable future as half of consumers are snacking at least three times a day, according to IRI’s Sally Lyons Wyatt.

FPD bringing you news and views from the trade show. Picture: IpackIma

dispatches from IpackIma 2015, Milan

Packed and processed: IpackIma part 2

By Joseph James Whitworth

FoodProductionDaily was on the exhibition floor of Ipack-Ima last week to find the news and opinions from the trade event in Milan.

Rod&Ben's soup in plastic pots.

Elf-20 and Elf-50 make light work for F&B manufacturers

Advanced Dynamics reduces RSI with automatic labelling systems

By Jenny Eagle

Advanced Dynamics, a UK distributor of Pack Leader label applicators, is offering a free audit for F&B manufacturers claiming its Elf-20 tabletop labelling machine and Elf-50 tabletop wrap around labelling machine reduces RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury).

The Videojet 9550 print-and-apply labeling system reportedly avoids jams and misalignment, cutting downtime needed for adjustments.

Videojet: End-of-line labeling a frequent source of headaches

By Jenni Spinner

Jams, wonky applicators, broken ribbons, and other misfires on end-of-line food packaging label systems can bring an entire packaging operation to a screeching halt; one technology expert explains how to avoid such woes, and costly downtime.

Spotlight

Follow us

Products

View more

Webinars

Featured Suppliers

All suppliers