Increasing regulatory and consumer pressure is forcing food and drink processors to reduce the amount of packaging on their products and work towards creating a low carbon economy - can cartons form part of this solution? Jane Byrne reports.
A light-weight polypropylene container with in-mold graphics for point-of-sale differentiation has been developed for the premium end of the North American dairy packaging market, claims its manufacturer.
Tetra Pak's closer collaboration with engineering firm ABB will
enable customers to benefit from shorter lead times in the
implementation of Tetra PlantMaster plant automation solutions and
provide the company with opportunities...
With processors demanding better food safety along the supply
chain, the refrigerated truck industry is rising to meet the
challenge. However the industry's growth may lead to problems in
finding trained employees, according...
A low temperature refrigerant that is non-ozone depleting,
non-flammable and non-toxic has just been assigned an ASHRAE
number. Could this be the cost-effective solution to help
manufacturers reduce emission levels? Anthony Fletcher...