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Americas: Sonoco’s berries package wins award

Dole GO Berries!, which utilizes Sonoco’s packaging, was awarded Best New Packaging as part of the Produce Innovation Awards at United Fresh 2017, an...

Europe: Unilever, institute create process to reduce sachet waste

Unilever unveiled the CreaSolv process to recycle sachets that is inspired by an innovation used to recycle TV sets. Developed with the Fraunhofer Institute for...

Europe: Tomra offers Wash & Waste unit for recycling

Tomra Collection Solutions has launched the Wash & Waste, a sink and waste bin combined in a unit in the style of the company's...

Africas: Woolworths’ to get FSC-certified labels

Avery Dennison Corporation and Rotolabel will provide responsibly-sourced label materials for Woolworths South Africa. In this collaboration, Avery Dennison will provide Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified...

Europe: Amcor releases metal-free packaging for coffee

Amcor releases AmLite to increase sustainability while preserving the sensory experience of packaging coffee beans. The customizable solution is based on a metal-free coating with...

Europe: Agr features solutions for bottles at show

Agr International releases at drinktec 2017 the Process Pilot with CrystalView automated blowmolder management system for beverage producers that self-manufacture polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles....

Americas: PepsiCo joins New Plastics Economy initiative

PepsiCo has joined the New Plastics Economy initiative as a core partner. Led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the New Plastics Economy is bringing together...

Asia Pacific: Tomra buys bottle crusher company

Tomra Collection Solutions has acquired 60% of the shares in BottleCycler, an Australian-based company manufacturing machines that crush glass bottles for restaurants and bars....

Europe: Body approves Synvina’s PEF in circular economy

The European PET Bottle Platform (EPBP) has given interim approval for the recyclability of polyethylenefuranoate (PEF), produced by Synvina C.V., Amsterdam, in the European...

Americas: Crown Holdings opens greenfield beverage can factory

Crown Holdings Inc. opens its beverage can manufacturing plant in Nichols, New York. This marks the industry’s first greenfield facility in the US in more...

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