Packaging is a hot topic for 2020. With continuing pressures from manufacturers, consumers, retailers, wholesalers and even the government, brands are constantly looking at ways to meet the demands to reduce waste – more specifically plastic – and find more sustainable, eco-friendly alternatives for their packaging.
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We’re heading back to Berlin this month for the industry’s most talked-about exhibition for fresh produce – Fruit Logistica!
Christmas is perhaps the biggest and most celebrated event of the year, with lots of gift buying, wrapping, decorating and event hosting taking place. Invariably, all this ‘celebration’ has a significant environmental impact.
If you’re looking to review your medical product’s packaging, here are a few things to consider.
A sandwich wrapper that’s capable of processing recyclable, biodegradable and biocompostable packaging materials, specifically for sandwich products, will be gracing our stand at this year’s PPMA Show.
Retailers and product manufacturers are turning to biodegradable plastic, a material that can decompose naturally once exposed to the right environment, in a bid to reduce their impact on the planet. We take a look why.
Food packaging from Britons eating ‘lunch on the go’ generates 11 billion items of packaging waste per year
Recent surveys have revealed that as more of us Brits eat our lunch on the go, the amount of packaging waste produced as a result has reached a staggering 11 billion items a year, most of which is not recycled.
The upsurge in businesses trying to reduce their use of plastic has inspired a huge increase in new eco-friendly alternatives on the market, including biodegradable containers and recycled agricultural waste. Here are a few eco-friendly packaging alternatives to get you thinking.
Next month, Paramount’s very own Darren Bull will be donning the lycra in a charity bike ride in aid of Cure Leukaemia, a charity which helps blood cancer patients access pioneering drug and transplant treatments.
In an effort to upload their ‘green’ packaging pledges, more and more retailers and manufacturers are researching sustainable packaging solutions for their products, exploring options like recyclable, biodegradable and biocompostable materials. But what do they actually mean and which is best?
Heading over to Pro2Pac at ExCeL London this month? Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd will be attending, where our team of packaging experts will be on hand running machine demonstrations and providing packaging advice throughout the 3-day exhibition.
We’re delighted to announce that our ISO 9001:2015 certification, the industry-leading quality management accreditation, has been renewed for the second year running, reinforcing Paramount’s ongoing commitment to delivering an exceptional service.
Paramount Packaging Systems will be attending the Fruit Logistica show in Berlin next month, taking place at the Berlin ExpoCenter on Wednesday 6th – Friday 8th February.
A leading fresh produce supplier based in the South will be implementing their eighth Fuji flow wrapping machine into their facility in 2019, supplied by Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd – the exclusive UK & Ireland distributor for Fuji Machinery Co.
From the coffee shop ‘latte levy’, to entirely plastic-free aisles in supermarkets – the zero-waste movement is certainly having its moment, with more and more consumers becoming increasingly conscious of how their goods are packaged.
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