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Americas: Extending product shelf life with active and intelligent packaging

Thanks to their unique multi-functionality, active and intelligent packaging (A&IP) features are already in use for many consumer packaged goods. In particular, the food...

Asia Pacific: Mengniu debuts octagonal shaped milk carton

Mengniu, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, has upgraded its premium line of organic milk in collaboration with Tetra Pak, making it the first white...

Europe: E-tailing pushes demand for smart packaging, report

Smart packaging technologies based on unique digital codes will take both online and off-line grocery in exciting new directions during the next few years,...

Asia Pacific: AR is suitable for short-term marketing, report

Augmented reality (AR), which blends the real and virtual world together, has emerged as one of the most exciting technologies in the intelligent packaging...

Americas: DSM releases packaging with a ‘feel’

DSM releases Skins, a series of resins that enhances the sense of touch for graphic and packaging design. The resins, launched via the characters Rubbert...

Europe: Box that keeps produce fresh longer

To save some of the fruit and vegetables from the waste bin, four Technical University of Denmark (DTU) students have, in connection with the...

Europe: Brown carton for chilled products

Elopak and Stora Enso have launched a gable top carton made from natural brown unbleached paperboard called Naturally Pure-Pak. The new paperboard, Natura Life by...

Europe: Ink for oily applications Linx

Printing Technologies introduces a formula that meets the challenges of coding onto oily surfaces. The Linx Black oil-penetrating ink 1062 can print through light layers...

Americas: Crown company releases pre-portioned ground coffee in a can

La Colombe Coffee Roasters and Crown Beverage Packaging North America release the MiniVault, a pre-portioned single-use can that delivers café quality ground coffee to...

Americas: Coors Light releases beer cans with color-changing inks

Coors Light has rolled out a summer promotion in the US that marks the first application of photochromic inks in partnership with Crown Beverage...