PPMA Show, the UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery exhibition, will be back in September

The PPMA Show is gearing up for another tremendous processing and packaging machinery event when it returns to the NEC in Birmingham on 24-26 September 2024. Established over 35 years ago, this is the UK’s largest event of its kind, bringing together well-known brands to showcase their innovative cutting-edge processing equipment, packaging machinery, industrial robotics […]

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Moy Park hits milestone moment, reducing its overall packaging by 10% in 12 months

Leading food company Moy Park has reached a significant milestone in its sustainable packaging strategy, reducing its overall packaging by 10% in the past 12 months. The milestone is a result of the company’s Remove, Reduce, Recycle and Research strategy, which is aimed at reducing its overall packaging by 5% year-on-year, while also increasing the […]

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Fresh Direct Expects a Christmas of the Traditional and the Innovative

 Fresh Direct, the UK’s leading foodservice provider of fresh produce, is predicting that innovation will help drive sales of traditional vegetables this Christmas.     Traditional vegetables continue to perform well, with volumes up year on year, pointing to some more normality returning to Christmas trading. However, the growth in prepared products is more spectacular, […]

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Parkside in sustainable partnership with Compleat Food Group on resealable festive sausage roll packs

Parkside is aiming for a sustainable festive season after again partnering with the Compleat Food Group to launch an innovative resealable pack for mini sausage rolls. The pack, developed for iconic British brand Wall’s, consists of a RPET tray weld sealed with a matching PET lidding film. Parkside used its trademark ParkScribe™ laser system to […]

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International survey from Industrial Physics reveals top packaging innovations for the food sector

Industrial Physics’ latest research reveals that professionals in the food packaging industry are addressing demands for greater sustainability and consumer preference with innovative approaches to material choice and the processes involved in production. The leading packaging, product, and material test and inspection provider conducted a worldwide survey of packaging professionals operating across industries including food […]

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