A tin can/steel can is a container for the distribution or storage of goods, composed of thin metal, an alloy of approximately 55 percent steel and 45 percent aluminium.
Cold Chain Industry equipments are responsible for increasing the shelf life of a particular product. Due to the shift in focus from increasing productivity to providing better storage and transport facility, the Indian Cold Chain Industry has gained importance.
Over the last decades, fast-moving consumer goods have significantly contributed to the evolution of automated packaging processes. The TLM packaging machines from Schubert, with their flexibility and high degree of automation, have been instrumental to these advances.
A big step has been taken in limiting the environmental impact at Coveris. The company now operates a flakes PET module, which has been installed in the Coveris Rigid France SAS factory in Soustons, France. The installation was supported financially by the Aquitaine region and is an important part of producing eco-friendly products.
As the consumption of confectionery and bakery products continues to rise, so do the expectations of consumers. Not only do they want to be wowed by the taste, but they are also becoming choosier as far as the packaging is concerned. The good news is that packaging producers and machine manufacturers are able to help out with material-conserving packaging solutions and more efficient production lines.
To give you an idea of the scale of counterfeiting within the global beverage industry, earlier this year Interpol reported it had seized a staggering one million litres of illicit drinks across 57 countries
Nanotechnology is such a field which is dynamically progressing and is contributing to the development of several industries, including food and beverages packaging
At every party, while relaxing in front of a TV show or just throughout the day, salty snacks like classic potato crisps or nuts should not be in short supply. The crunchy treats are highly popular with consumers all over Europe and regularly find their way into their shopping trolleys. Accordingly, the European snacks market is worth more than 14 billion Euro – and counting.
Recycling sources are very important these days. Toppan has developed a new film “GL-AR-NF”. Toppan says it is a `world-first’ eco-friendly highbarrier packaging film for retort food. “GL-AR-NF”is thus a sustainable solution
The average recycling rate for aluminium closures in Europe has increased to more than 50%, according to figures released recently by the “Aluminium Closures – Turn 360°” campaign by the European Aluminium Foil Association.