Finalists have been announced for the 2018 Packaging & Processing Innovation & Design Awards (PIDA).
Woolworths has announced its Supermarkets, BWS, Metro and Woolworths Petrol stores will no longer provide single-use plastic shopping bags nationally from 20 June 2018.
The 2018 AIP National Conference will offer a unique opportunity to undertake three of the most popular modules of the on-line Fundamentals of Packaging Technology (FBT) course as residential training.
PKA 2018 has further expanded to include a 9th exhibition hall at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre.
The 2018 Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference takes place at Marriott Resort, Surfers Paradise on 2-3 May, 2018.
Nerida Kelton has been nominated by her peers to take on the position of the ANZ delegate to the World Packaging Organisation.
This course is ideally suited to packaging technologists, designers, engineers, marketers, production and procurement managers and for industries across the food supply chain.
As the first packaging system supplier to review the entire system with detailed analysis and description of Environmental Product Declarations, Ecolean continues to develop its focus on sustainability.
The greater volume of packaged goods requires strict regulations to ensure that packaging and branding is safe for consumers.
Glen Foreman, HMPS Applications Engineer and Bag in Box expert offers some pointers on the difficulties of bag in box packaging applications.
Jet Technologies has launched the first high-volume bio-plastics coffee packaging solution in Australia.
Global packaging company Amcor has reported a 15 per cent increase in statutory profit for the half year ended 31 December 2017.
The Australian Institute of Packaging advises that submissions will close on the 23 February for the two annual scholarship programs for the industry.
The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO), alongside Planet Ark and PREP Design, have launched a nation-wide labelling scheme that will help consumers better understand how to recycle products effectively. Leading organisations including Australia Post, Blackmores, Nestlé, Officeworks, Unilever and Woolworthshave already pledged their commitment to using the label and as such are actively working towards reducing the amount … Continue reading APCO, Planet Ark labelling scheme to combat waste
Unilever has called for the consumer goods industry to step-up its efforts to tackle the mounting challenge of ocean plastic waste and create a circular economy for plastics.
The Australian Institute of Packaging is collaborating with Empauer to undertake research into the attitudes and behaviours of industry across sustainability.
Sustainable packaging producer BioPak has launched a composting service in Australia for food service packaging, including paper coffee cups, in a move designed to divert food scraps and food service packaging from landfill.
The APPMA in conjunction with the AIP has opened submissions for its tenth annual scholarship program.
The scholarship will enable one packaging technologist, designer or engineer in New Zealand the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology.
B&F will be the sole distributor of Jet laminates and films in NZ, and will provide Jet’s customers with customer service and support.