Packaging

Syntegon Viersen becomes HANSELLA and joins the ROTZINGER Group

Syntegon Viersen becomes HANSELLA and joins the ROTZINGER Group

ROTZINGER Group AG, based in Kaiseraugst, Switzerland, is to take over the location and most of the product portfolio from Syntegon Technology GmbH at Viersen. The two companies have reached an agreement to this effect. ROTZINGER will acquire the portfolios for filling and sealing machines as well as some of the process technology for candy…

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Syntegon Schiedam site celebrates anniversary and long heritage

Syntegon Schiedam site celebrates anniversary and long heritage

Syntegon Technology’s Schiedam site is celebrating over half a century of market presence. In October, the company’s Dutch site turns 60. Today a market-leading provider of horizontal flow wrappers, infeed and distribution systems, the current Syntegon Packaging Technology B.V. took up business as Tevopharm, an acronym of Techniek for Voeding and Pharmacie (Technical solutions for…

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Symrise advances sustainable packaging

Symrise aims to reduce Co2

Avoiding waste, recycling and reducing CO2: Symrise is implementing numerous measures for sustainable packaging as part of its zero-waste strategy. The company is using paper bags instead of plastic bags and large barrels instead of small canisters, thereby economising on materials and space. Together with customers and suppliers, Symrise supply chain experts are constantly seeking…

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HiP announces UK launch of oat milk chocolate range

HiP launch oat milk chocolate range

New brand on the block HiP (Happiness in Plants) is set to storm the confectionery market with the launch of the UK’s first oat milk chocolate range in December. Promising a creamy oat-based alternative to milk chocolate, the four-strong line-up will include: Smooth & Creamy, Cookies & Cream, Salted Caramel and Salty Pretzel flavours, RSP…

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Syntegon wins German Packaging Award 2020

The German Packaging Institute has honored Syntegon Technology, formerly Bosch Packaging Technology, with the German Packaging Award in the category “Packaging Machines”: the compact TPU1000 form, fill and seal system convinced the jury with its wide range of possibilities for innovative, sustainable portion packs made of fiber-based material. The German Packaging Award 2020 underlines Syntegon’s…

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Human Food launch two new flavours and reveal ‘power up’ wrapper design

Human Food Organic Smart Food

Organic smart food brand Human Food have added an ‘Orange Bar’ and a ‘White Bar’ to their existing range of ‘Green’, ‘Red’ and ‘Yellow’. This coincides with the launch of their new bar wrapper, labelled the ‘Power-Ups’ design which includes colour-coded, bar-specific nutritional information blocks on the front of the pack. Overview The brand’s Organic…

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Sustainability and the paper pouch

Volpak

Paper plays a leading role in the present and future of packaging materials. Indeed, there are no other pouch materials which are equally sustainable or ecological. Over the years, Volpak has gone from being a contender to becoming a leader at the forefront of recyclable packaging solutions for pouches. Overall, it is also evident that…

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Bulletproof designs new packaging

Cadbury Wholenut

Cadbury has unveiled a fresh new look for the iconic identities of both Cadbury and Cadbury Dairy Milk, created by design agency Bulletproof. The new look includes a redrawn wordmark, new iconography and typography which aims to reinforce the product story. The revitalisation of the Cadbury wordmark drew inspiration from the hand of founder John…

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Films 101 for packaging with flow-wrapping machines

Luppo Dream Bar Chocolate

The packaging industry is facing a turning point in its history. And the trend towards more sustainable packaging materials with flow-wrapping machines, for example for films or trays, promises not to be a short-term fad. On the contrary, the legal requirements will probably become even stricter in the future. This article highlights what recyclable films…

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interpack postponed until February 2021

interpack postponed until February 2021

Messe Düsseldorf has announced it is postponing the leading international trade fair interpack. It will now take place from 25 February to 3 March 2021. In doing so, Messe Düsseldorf is following the recommendation of the crisis management team of the German Federal Government to take into account the principles of the Robert Koch Institute…

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