Presents and Their Packaging in Shakespeare’s Time

There is no doubt that there are many occasions that have to do with the giving of gifts and the wrapping of these gifts. People get creative with the gifts as well as the way they will be wrapped before given to the recipient. However, the tradition of gift wrapping can be traced back to centuries ago. Today, however, the tradition is much … [Read more...]

7 Ideas to Give Your Old Wood Pallets a Second Life

Your old pallets can be still useful. You don’t have to throw them away. There are a lot of things you can do with them. If you were tasked to do an assignment where you have to give them a second life, or you now are thinking about creating something on your own, then here are a few ideas for you. Ideas on How to Use Old Wood Pallets   … [Read more...]

Brambles’ third-quarter trading update: Constant-currency sales revenue growth from continuing operations of 7%

Sydney – Brambles Limited has reported sales revenue from continuing operations of US$3,409.0 million for the first nine months of the fiscal year ending 30 June 2019 (FY19), up 7% on the prior corresponding period at constant FX rates. Actual FX growth of 2% is below constant FX growth due to a stronger US dollar (Brambles’ reporting currency) … [Read more...]

How Restaurants Operations Should Shift in the Recycling Crisis

For the past two and a half decades, China has been the primary purchaser for the world’s recyclables. Since 1992, they have imported more than 100 million metric tons of plastic waste, and in 2016, China imported two-thirds of the world’s plastic waste. However, recent health and environmental concerns as a result of contamination levels in those … [Read more...]

Sustainability Drives Egg Packaging Innovations, Plastics soon Replace Molded Fiber

In terms of revenue, the global egg packaging market is estimated to roughly land at over US$ 5.5 billion by 2019 end. In a thorough review of macro and microeconomic factors influencing the growth of the egg packaging market, the report opines that the market will expand at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period, representing a healthy … [Read more...]

The green future of packaging

This article was provided courtesy of FachPack 2019. Although bio-based plastics are an important component of a more sustainable economy, they still only constitute a small proportion of overall packaging volume. However, the signs of the times stand in their favour. Bioplastics are expected to make a significant contribution to reducing our … [Read more...]

Collapsible Rigid Containers Catch End-Users Attention as Supply Chain Optimization and Sustainability Becomes a Priority

The increasing demand for packaging, driven mainly driven by the ever-expanding e-commerce sector, has fostered the profitability of secondary packaging product providers during the past few years. As end-users are on a constant lookout for sturdy and ‘transport-friendly’ packaging solutions, manufacturers are introducing innovative secondary … [Read more...]