PepsiCo India, a leading global consumer packaged goods company, reinforced its commitment towards sustainability and plastic circularity by introducing India’s first 100% rPET (recycled plastic) bottles* in the Carbonated Beverage category with Pepsi® Black™.
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SIG, a leading packaging solutions provider, announces the opening of a second production plant in Palghar, India. The plant will specialize in production of SIG’s bag-in-box and spouted pouch packaging, previously marketed under Scholle IPN and Bossar.
Food business operators can now use the term ‘Curd’ along with the regional name for the product in brackets on the label
Appy Fizz, a youth favourite and India’s fizziest fruit-flavoured drink from Parle Agro has been topping charts since its inception almost 20 years ago. Keeping its iconic taste and flavour unchanged, Appy Fizz’s has entered a new era with a fresh, re-imagined, bolder avatar taking its brand identity to newer heights.
Nestlé is piloting refillable vending machines for Milo and Koko Krunch as part of its efforts to explore novel solutions that help to eliminate the need for disposable packaging.
Nescafé has introduced the first instant coffee refill pouch for Nescafé Gold Blend and Nescafé Original that can be recycled in stores and helps save money while reducing packaging.
SIG will construct its first aseptic carton plant in India, the world’s largest milk market, and one of the largest juice producing countries globally. The plant will be in Ahmedabad, in the state of Gujarat. SIG entered the Indian market in 2018 and has seen a rapid expansion of its business. The plant will supply its growing filler base, which now serves all leading dairy and non-carbonated soft drink players.
With its new UniNATURE Water-Oil Barrier Coating, Siegwerk offers the first barrier solution with 100% natural content certified for application on paper plates. The water-based functional coating represents a sustainable alternative to replace restricted coatings on single-use paper plates according to the Single Use Plastics Directive (EU 2019/904) and enables their recycling through the existing paper recovery cycle.
Paper packaging is becoming increasingly popular in the food sector due to its good recyclability. Web offset printers can now also benefit from this increasing demand as hubergroup Print Solutions is launching the first coldset and heatset inks for food-compliant paper packaging.
Fiber-based packaging leader Graphic Packaging International has unveiled the latest addition to its multi-award-winning PaperSeal™ range: PaperSeal Shape.
In 2021, the global consumption of paper cups reached more than 244.7 billion units. Most of them still have a non-recyclable plastic lid on. Finnish entrepreneur Matti Salonoja wanted to create an alternative to plastic. Stora Enso Cupforma Natura Aqua+ gave a great base for the groundbreaking solution.
UFlex Continues its Focus on Innovation and Sustainability With New Products and Solutions in Q3 FY23
Noida, NCR, February 14, 2023: UFlex limited demonstrated another quarter of path-breaking innovations across business verticals. Continued focus on research-led innovation resulted in a number of new product launches.