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Board Manufacturer begins Pilot Production of 100% Bio-based Plastic, suitable for Food Packaging

The need for the world to reduce the use of fossil-based plastics is well documented and it is estimated that between 90% to 99% of plastic in the world is from fossil fuels (Source: Fossil Fuels & Plastic – Centre for International Environmental Law (ciel.org)  ) Beginning of the End for Fossil Based Plastic? In […]

Thursday, July 28th, 2022

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Food Safety Conference – 2022

Food Safety Live Conference This is a free, one-day online and in person conference that places some of the food and drink sector’s current major challenges in the spotlight. By assessing and debating some of the industry’s most challenging topics – including pesticides, sugar analysis and mycotoxins – it aims to shed light on the […]

Thursday, July 28th, 2022

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Food and Beverage Trends 2022 including the Effect of War

In this post, we summarise an article by Joshua Minchin on the New Food Magazine website about the trends predicted for 2022. We look also at the effects on the food industry of the war in Ukraine. Five Food and Beverage Trends 2022 Consumer Indulgence will Continue During the pandemic, consumers turned to sweet treats […]

Monday, April 4th, 2022

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Food Integrity Event 2022

Now in its sixth year, Food Integrity 2022 (formerly known as Food Fraud) will take place in March. This is an ONLINE event. According to the Food Integrity website, this is the largest Food Safety event in the world. FREE passes can be applied for by people in the following categories: Food and Beverage Manufacturers, […]

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022

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ProCarton Award Winners 2021 – Food and Drink Packaging

ProCarton is the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard (ECMA) manufacturers. Every year ProCarton Awards runs the Carton Excellence Awards, with winners in different categories and an overall winner. Its main purpose is to promote the use of cartons and educate stakeholders about cartons. In this post, we bring you a selection of the awards […]

Monday, November 29th, 2021

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How to manage food safety in your business – Webinar

FSAI – World Food Safety Day Webinar To mark World Food Safety Day, the FSAI is hosting a “Breakfast Bites” webinar. See the key Information below. Date: June 7th Duration: 10.00am to 10.40am BST Cost: Free Location: online Content: “Lisa O’Connor (FSAI) will outline what a Food Safety Management System is and why you must […]

Monday, May 31st, 2021

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5 Viral Food and Drink Trends

A recent article on the Mintel website by Ophelie Buchet reported on 5 surprising trends in the food and drink industry that went “viral” during recent lockdowns. As a result of people spending more time at home, home cooking increased along with an increase in the adoption of the social media platform Tik Tok where […]

Friday, April 9th, 2021

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Food Integrity Event 2021

  Now in its fifth year, Food Integrity 2021 (formerly known as Food Fraud) will take place on 19th – 23rd April 2021. This is an ONLINE event. According to the Food Integrity website, “consumer trust in food is falling. Only 33% of consumers are confident about the safety of the food they eat…..Food Integrity […]

Friday, April 9th, 2021

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Chocolate Tribe’s New Packaging is a Work of Art

A recent article on the Packaging of the World website displayed packaging from the stunning new artwork for the Chocolate Tribe gourmet chocolate brand. Below we bring you some images and information about the project. Client Brief for Gourmet Chocolate Brand The brief was to come up with a very unique packaging which doesn’t have […]

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

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Eye-Catching Carton Design for Food Supplements

A recent post on the Dieline blog showed photos of the eye-catching FORDAY cartons. Below, we bring you photos of the FORDAY food supplements and vitamins cartons. This new branding brings the design of supplement packaging to a new level – the design is visually very pleasing while communicating the characteristics of all the products […]

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

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