• Brentwood Communications: The benefits of two way radio

    Brentwood Communications: The benefits of two way radio

    Brentwood Communications highlight the importance of the two way radio system to ensure safer working environments As an integral part of the manufacturing supply chain, the packaging sector holds a key stake in health and safety across the UK’s industrial workforce. As well as representing a specialist industry which employs 85,000 people in its own right,

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  • Item Products launch partnerships at Luxury Packaging event

    Item Products launch partnerships at Luxury Packaging event

    Item Products, designers and producers of components for the packaging industry, has embarked on a new and exciting phase of their business development by entering in to exclusive partnerships with two European luxury finishes and accessory manufacturers. The two companies are Spanish based LIASA who supply cords, ropes and braids in a variety of finishes

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  • New website for Measom Freer

    New website for Measom Freer

    A brand new and improved e-commerce website for Measom Freer has now been unveiled. After months in the making, the site has brand new features and pages such as buying on account, quick re-ordering from previous orders and soon to be added storing items as favourites. As well as these new features, the website comes with

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  • GMG provide even more accurate profiling with new software

    GMG provide even more accurate profiling with new software

    Even more accurate profiling without a test chart: GMG OpenColor 2.2. A new version of GMG’s profiling software – GMG OpenColor – has been released. GMG OpenColor 2.2 can create colour-accurate profiles from individual patches and colour areas to improve profile quality through spectral measurement data smoothing. As a result, creating profiles for packaging printing becomes

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  • Elegance for men from France with flexible solution

    Elegance for men from France with flexible solution

    Archiman, a men’s skincare brand from France, has recently worked with RPC M&H Plastics to produce its packaging in the form of flexible tubes. M&H advised and guided Archiman through the entire packaging process, from choosing the style of packaging, right up to what closure orifice size would be needed to ensure a consistent application

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  • Mondi wins Eurosac Grand Prix

    Mondi wins Eurosac Grand Prix

    Mondi, the global packaging and paper Group, has won the Eurosac Grand Prix at the 2018 Eurosac Congress for MailerBAG in Malta. A paper bag designed to lower the logistic costs and simplify the shipping process. Eurosac is a trade federation that represents the European multiwall paper sack industry. Catherine Kerninon, General Delegate of Eurosac,

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  • Compliance is key

    Compliance is key

    Packaging has a key role to play in the circular economy and, in recent months, plastic packaging in particular has come under a great deal of scrutiny. While manufacturers and retailers have been working behind the scenes to address the impacts of their product packaging, through initiatives such as light weighting, it is clear that

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  • A solution for all

    A solution for all

    The BEUMER Group, based in Germany and with affiliations around the globe, develops and implements system solutions for the final packaging of palletised goods. These systems are used in a wide variety of industries. The Beumer Group, based in Beckum/Germany, now employs 4.200 employees and achieves an annual turnover of around 770 million euros. The

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  • We need ‘the pull effect’

    We need ‘the pull effect’

    Setting minimum targets for recycled content in food packaging may sound like a good idea, but could lead to overall less efficient use of resources if material types and their applications are not carefully considered, cautions Richard McKinlay, Head of Circular Economy at resource recovery specialist Axion. It’s widely acknowledged that to make recycling more

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