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Expert Interview

Expert Interview

27-05-2016

Smart Packaging is one of the hot new trends that both excite and confuse owners. The more you understand about this emerging industry, the more you’ll see how it fits into your current - and future - packaging strategy. Is it something you need to consider for your operation today, or is it a passing fad that may not even come to fruition? Understanding how - and if - this innovative approach to packaging fits into your business is challenging...

Sensors and App Improve Food Management

Sensors and App Improve Food Management

18-05-2016

While they may not be strictly packaging, two stories to improve food storage and ‘on demand’ ordering of ready meals caught our eye. After all we are all in the food safety business and these technologies are ideal for supply chains and can have implications for packaging both now and in the future...

Have a Video Break with QR Packs of KitKat

Have a Video Break with QR Packs of KitKat

18-05-2016

Nestlé’s famous range of KitKat chocolate bars now feature a QR code in UK and Ireland which, using a mobile phone to scan the code, will take customers to one of 74 specially chosen YouTube videos, thanks to a collaborative partnership with Google...

Multiple Combinations for Pharma Security

Multiple Combinations for Pharma Security

09-05-2016

N'CRYPT is a proprietary portfolio of anti-counterfeit pharmaceutical security solutions from Amcor, which represent an innovative and proven approach in delivering patient safety, supply chain integrity and pharmaceutical and medical brand protection, it claims...

Jumping Jack Fish!

Jumping Jack Fish!

18-05-2016

Polish grocery brand Mila, facing the challenge of educating consumers about the freshness of its boxed fresh fish products, developed packaging that jumps and rattles to mimic the movement of recently caught fish trapped inside the pack...

It’s in the Can! New Augmented Reality Application

It’s in the Can! New Augmented Reality Application

18-05-2016

Crown has been hard at work developing A&IP enabled packs in a number of areas. We recently trailed its latest confectionery concepts. Now it has launched a new product designed to connect brands with end-users, called CrownSmart™, which, it says, is set to transform the beverage packaging industry...

The Wine of your Choice is just a Twist away!

The Wine of your Choice is just a Twist away!

09-05-2016

South Australian start-up Vinnovate, has developed a revolutionary new bottle closure for wine, water and other beverage containers. It has been recognised as the best start-up idea in the Australian wine industry, winning the Brancott Estate Winexplorer innovation challenge...

Fruit & Veg Stays Fresh in Silk ‘Coat’

Fruit & Veg Stays Fresh in Silk ‘Coat’

18-05-2016

Half of the world's fruit and vegetable crops are lost during the food supply chain, due mostly to premature deterioration of these perishable foods, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations...