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New Generation Tamper Evident NFC Closure for Wines and Spirits

New Generation Tamper Evident NFC Closure for Wines and Spirits

19-04-2017

GCL Technologies the technological research centre of Guala Closures Group, in partnership with NXP Semiconductors, has announced, after one year of intensive research and development, they are able to present the industry’s first fully integrated and mass scalable NFC tamper evident closure solution dedicated to the wine and spirits industry...

The Milky Way: New Protein Based Active Bioplastic

The Milky Way: New Protein Based Active Bioplastic

19-04-2017

France based company Lactips has developed thermoplastic pellets based on milk protein, which show an incredible variety of technological properties such as water solubility, edibility and biodegradability according to the company CEO Marie-Helene Gramatikoff...

Like AIPIA on Facebook and win a FREE congress ticket

Like AIPIA on Facebook and win a FREE congress ticket

19-04-2017

AIPIA is now on Facebook as well! Go to our Facebook page and like us. Because you know... it is always nice to be liked. We like you as well, because together we are transforming the packaging industry. From a wrap around a product to a highly advanced marketing tool. Come and like us!

Antimicrobial Packaging Survey

Antimicrobial Packaging Survey

20-04-2017

Four Bio-Engineering students at Ghent University are currently working on their Bachelor’s thesis about Antimicrobial Packaging. Therefore, they are interested in the opinion of companies on this topic. You can help them with their project, but at the same time you can cooperate in innovative research.

New Liner for Rigid IBCs Offers Better Barrier Properties

New Liner for Rigid IBCs Offers Better Barrier Properties

19-04-2017

MAUSER Group, a German based company specializing in industrial packaging, has developed skINliner™, a new barrier technology for IBCs which combines the advanced barrier performance of multilayer plastic film technology with the logistical and lifecycle benefits of rigid packaging, it claims...

Major US Retail Group Rolls Out Avery’s RFID Tags

Major US Retail Group Rolls Out Avery’s RFID Tags

19-04-2017

AIPIA member Avery Dennison has announced a global Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) partnership agreement with major USA retail group Target. It is part of that company’s deployment of RFID technology to more than 1,600 stores to help maximize inventory availability and deliver an enhanced consumer experience. According to the companies this deployment is the largest of its kind to date...

It’s Time to Have Your Say at AIPIA World Congress

It’s Time to Have Your Say at AIPIA World Congress

27-03-2017

The AIPIA Congress and Hackathon will take place on 2/3 November 2017 in the Beurs van Berlage in the heart of Amsterdam. We are now beginning the process of building the program for this exciting and hugely popular event. So we now ask for expressions of interest from those companies and persons who would like to be considered as a speaker...

Wine and Pouch Applications for Oxygen Barrier Solution

Wine and Pouch Applications for Oxygen Barrier Solution

19-04-2017

AIPIA Member ALBIS PLASTIC will showcase its active packaging solution for bag-in-box (BIB) wine, at this year’s interpack trade fair. “SHELFPLUS® O² oxygen scavenger has made the jump from thermoforming to flexible films,” says Roland Schultz, director marketing packaging. "The PE-based masterbatch is used in a laminable PE sealing film and helps improve product quality and shelf life. In many markets it makes it much easier to replace metallized films.”