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Iconic confectionery brand Cadbury, which is owned by the U.S. multinational Mondelēz, is trialing a new form of paper-based packaging on a small range of chocolates that will be sold exclusively in New Zealand.
Food and beverage companies including Nestlé, Unilever and FrieslandCampina have reaffirmed their sustainability commitments by signing up to the European Plastics Pact.
Starbucks has released a statement setting out its goal to become more eco-friendly by increasing its efforts to become more sustainable in areas such as packaging, carbon and waste, as detailed in a public letter signed by CEO Kevin Johnson.
All over the world from North America to Asia Pacific, to Western Europe, consumers and manufacturers are slowly waking up to the issue of plastic packaging and the race is on to research the most suitable alternatives available.
Venture capital firm Loop held a media event at the offices of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in New York on May 21, to formally announce its launch of the Loop circular economy shopping platform in five states across the U.S.
On June 17-18, 2019, Duxes hosted the 2019 Asia-Pacific Sustainable Packaging Summit ( SPAP ) at the Shanghai Marriott Hongqiao Hotel, which attracted professionals from the government, global organizations and industry lead enterprises. The summit discussed policies, regulations, plastic recyclin ...
Consumer concerns about sustainable packaging are at an all-time high, and in response to the public outcry over marine plastic pollution, more and more companies are taking environmental action, signing up to new global commitments such as the New Plastics Economy, and setting a corporate sustainab ...
One of the world’s major household goods manufacturers, Unilever, has announced a new initiative aimed at raising the rate of recycling for its plastic bottle products.
Danish-based dairy co-operative Arla Foods has achieved its packaging sustainability goals - making more than 1 billion cans and cartons more sustainable.
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In 2017, China's express packages have reached 40.1 billion, up 28% year-on-year, ranking first in the world for four consecutive years. At that rate, more than 8 million tons of solid waste are produced in a year. According to the relevant data, the number of express packages in China is still grow ...
Walt Peterson, Nestlé's sustainability manager for packaging in the United States, discussed Nestlé's sustainable goal of 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025 by avoiding plastic waste.
According to Food Business News, Archer Daniels Midland Co., Cargill, Tate & Lyle and Ingredio launched and became founding members of the new Plant Based Products Council on January 29 at the California Bioresources Economy Summit in Berkeley.
The sustainable packaging market is expected to reach $400m by 2024, according to a new report from Zion Market Research. The report lists major players in the sustainable packaging market including Amcor, Bemis, Tetra Laval, Sonoco, Mondi, BASF SE, Westrock Company, as well as other prominent globa ...
Although sustainability is becoming an increasingly influential factor for consumers in making purchasing decisions, many enterprises have not fully considered sustainability and recycling when choosing the design, use and packaging for their products, and most packaging is still disposable and non- ...
Many industries are looking for ways to move away from traditional packaging and quickly adopt sustainable, environmentally friendly, biodegradable or natural products to meet the packaging needs of the market. This is known as green packaging.
Swiggy, a food ordering and delivery platform, announced the launch of "Swiggy Packaging Assist", a restaurant-centric program that delivers environmentally friendly packaging solutions at the right price to suit its culinary needs.
Sustainable materials have become a notable trend in the packaging industry. Companies and jurisdictions including McDonald's, Delivero and Iceland have pledged not to use plastic, or use 100% sustainable packaging.
More and more Canadians are willing to pay more for green food and packaging, according to a new study on sustainability from Asia Pulp & Paper. The survey was based on a sample of 1,003 Canadian adults, and the data was statistically weighted according to age, gender and geographical region to ensu ...
On May 15 2018, the European Federation of Bottled Waters (EFBW) announced four industry-wide pledges aimed at increasing the collection of PET bottles and the use of recycled PET. Undoubtedly, these pledges will accelerate the development of Europe's circular economy.