With an abundance of uncoordinated information about sustainable packaging available, companies need more supportive data to accelerate decision processes. SR Packaging is here to help. Its PCR Packaging Sample Box is offered to give a closer look at post-consumer recycled material for packaging applications.
Over the past few months, as part of our Trend Roadmap, we have introduced you to Quadpack’s family of virtual personalities. Together, these people paint a picture of modern life and are there to guide you through an increasingly complex consumer landscape. Now it’s time to meet Charlotte, the Gen Z embodiment of the Phygital trend.
How can the cosmetics industry move towards a circular economy? How can cosmetic & personal care products be designed so their material loops are closed? What sustainable materials are replacing plastic packaging? How can consumers be encouraged to use personal care products in a sustainable lifestyle? Such questions will be addressed at the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, hosted in Paris on 4-6th November.
Airless packaging has become a necessity for sensitive formulations, with a particular focus on the skincare, cosmetic, and personal healthcare industries. Airless pump bottles protect sensitive products by preventing them from excessive exposure to air, thus increasing product shelf life up to 15%. GCC PKG has just released an airless pump series featuring a double-wall bottle. The elegant double wall bottle shape provides more options to choose from and can be enhanced with a variety of decoration techniques.
The revolution in the handling of both wet and dry goods in food production environments is celebrating its tenth anniversary. The Sæplast B2000 PE features an easy-to-clean design and meets the highest hygiene standards, including DIN 9797. User-friendly features include a pointed slope that directs the dumping outflow in the desired direction.
Wooden caps provide a great way for beauty brands to make a visual statement about their sustainability values. Rayuen Packaging has introduced a new line of wooden caps into its packaging portfolio. Offered in Beech, Ash, Oak, Walnut, Bamboo and more, each type of wood offers a slightly different finished impression.
Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design (PCD) has announced its program for the fourth annual ADF&PCD New York conference, held September 17 & 18, 2019 at the Altman Building & Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The program — a mix of interactive conference sessions and private, invitation only workshops presented by industry superstars —will give packaging professionals in attendance a one-stop, one-location opportunity to witness the industry’s latest technical innovations in speed-to-market, cost-effectiveness, sustainability and luxury.
Advanced Dynamics Ltd has announced a further investment of around £250,000 this year in its Bradford-based facility to help meet the filling and labelling machine specialist’s bulging order book. Establishing a foothold in new markets with its Pack Leader range, Advanced Dynamics’ simple philosophy of putting the customer’s needs first must be striking the right chord as the decision to improve facilities, boost the workforce and implement a rebranding exercise comes against a backdrop of a predicted growth in turnover of 25%.
COPCO has released a new series of PET Boston bottles which are designed for make-up remover formulations. The simple cylindrical shape with round shoulders is always well received on the market and associated with daily cleansing products.
As predicted by the ‘European drug delivery and packaging’ report earlier this year, new data shows innovation in drug delivery is accelerating across Europe. Ahead of Pharmapack Europe 2020 – the European event dedicated to drug packaging and delivery systems –, this research points to a continued acceleration of new device innovation and packaging solutions entering the market.
Pretium Packaging, a leading North American manufacturer of rigid plastic containers and closures, has acquired Starplex Scientific Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada from Apotex Corp. The Starplex acquisition supports Pretium’s growth objectives in the medical and consumer healthcare market sectors.
Innovations, trends, brands stories, market news… are some of the big highlights of the amazing MakeUp in NewYork conference program. You will find at the show all the info you need to launch your line, improve your products, better reach you consumers and build your marketing strategy!
Experts from major brands, such as Coca-Cola, Ella’s Kitchen and REN Clean Skincare, will take to the stage as part of the dedicated industry forums for the beauty, food and drink sectors at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019. The show, which returns to Olympia on 11 & 12 September, will tackle the key subjects of sustainability, packaging design and branding, during its CPD accredited conference programme
The jumbo silhouette of the 14mm Jumbo Cylindrical Tall mascara pack gives a bold impression, with a generous OFC of 21.6ml. The pack is compatible with both fibre and plastic mascara brushes and is available in standard or tall size.
Smurfit Kappa has once again been recognised by the FTSE4Good Index for its commitment to sustainability. The packaging leader’s strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices have secured its place on the list for the sixth year in a row. In order to be eligible for the listing, Smurfit Kappa was assessed on a rigorous set of FTSE4Good criteria which are aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Bona Pharma has created a brand new aural spray pump which is applicable for use with a range of ear treatments, including ear ache, wax removal and comprehensive inflammation. The considerate design of the ear plug offers an excellent user experience which does not cause any aggravation or irritation during use.
Schreiner MediPharm, a Germany-based global provider of specialty pharmaceutical labeling solutions, now offers a new forensic authentication feature for pharmaceutical labels in cooperation with Applied DNA Sciences. SigNature DNA is a high-security feature based on DNA markers with which pharmaceutical manufacturers can protect products against counterfeiting, and patients against potential health risks.
IMS Packaging offers an extensive selection of cosmetic jars for make-up and other beauty products. The company's 5ml options are available in both round and square and can be customized to fit branding.
LageenTubes created a set of solutions that easily helps you to be more agile thanks to its innovative Direct-To-Shape Digital printing solutions. The flexibility of the digital printing enables unlimited design freedom, operational agility and an ongoing brand optimization.