The Aluminum Association and Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) released an updated report – The Aluminum Can Advantage: Sustainability Key Performance Indicators 2021 – demonstrating the ongoing sustainability advantages of the aluminum beverage container compared to competing packaging types
Food & Beverage
With start-up companies already benefiting from SIG’s SIGCUBATOR accelerator program, SIG is once again offering new food and beverage innovators an amazing no-strings opportunity to get their exciting new product idea to market.
Delhi, India, February 02, 2022 – Tetra Pak, a world leading food processing and packaging solutions company, is acknowledged the world over for its commitment to environmental
Tokyo – February 2, 2022 –Toppan (TYO: 7911), a global leader in communication, security, packaging, décor materials, and electronics solutions, has increased its stake to acquire a majority shareholding in Max Speciality Films Limited (MSFL), a leading Indian manufacturer of biaxially-oriented polypropylene (BOPP) films. Headquartered in Punjab, MSFL has been an equity method associate of Toppan since 2017, when Toppan acquired a 49% stake. Effective yesterday, February 1, it has now become a consolidated subsidiary. In addition to enabling Toppan to make a full-scale entry into the BOPP film business in India, the investment will support efforts to expand the company’s network for supplying mono-materials to diverse customers in global markets, contributing to the creation of a sustainable society.
Even more creative packaging and more space for information – hubergroup Print Solutions makes this possible with MGA CONTACT, its new sheet-fed offset ink. Thanks to raw materials which have been carefully selected, the ink series is suitable for safe printing on the inside of paper and cardboard food packaging. Together with the right hubergroup dispersion varnish, MGA CONTACT is approved for direct contact with food, meaning that no functional barriers are required. The colour gamut and light fastness of this ink series, which is now available across the globe, are comparable with those of conventional offset inks.
AGI glaspac, India’s leading container glass bottle manufacturer, today inaugrated its speciality glass division in Bhongir, Telangana.
21 Jan 2022 — Mondelēz International’s brand Cadbury is launching the Twist Wrap packaging solution for its Duos range, allowing consumers to snack in small portions by twisting and sealing the package after consuming half of the chocolate bar.
Emsur Presents its New Range of Shrink Sleeves, ECOEM-Sleeves, Which Are Fully Recyclable Along With PET Bottles.
These new sleeve solutions are based on a combination of films and washable inks that aim to improve the recycling process and avoid contamination from material residues.
Shree Krishna Paper Mills & Industries Ltd. (SKPMIL) has recently launched a high gloss low GSM food packaging paper that gives superior printing results on the paper.
FSSAI has extended the timeline for the compliance of Food Safety and Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Fourth Amendment Regulations, 2019 dated 30th October, 2019 related to the standards of packaged Drinking Water (other than Mineral Water).
FSSAI has clarified that the ’Display of Information (Menu labelling) in Food Service Establishments will be crucial for Food Business Operators (FBOs) from the beginning of the year 2022.
A team of scientists from NTU Singapore and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, US, has developed a ‘smart’ food packaging material that is biodegradable, sustainable and kills