Sustainability and the paper pouch


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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P&G targets carbon neutral operations through the next decade

Carbon Neutral

Procter & Gamble (P&G) has committed to transform its global operations to be carbon neutral for the next decade through a series of initiatives. The global FMCG giant said it will go beyond its existing science based targets for climate goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 50%, by additionally advancing a portfolio of natural…

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Olam Cocoa donates food and medical supplies across Africa

Olam Cocoa donate food and medical supplies across Africa during pandemic

Olam Cocoa has announced a package of support to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) and important medical supplies to cocoa farming communities tackling COVID-19 across Central and West Africa. Farming cooperatives, hospitals and health centres will receive much-needed equipment including face masks, surgical gloves, hand sanitiser, thermometers and hands-free washing stations. Vulnerable communities will also…

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Love Cocoa launch two luxury eggs for Easter

Love Cocoa launch two new Easter products

Love Cocoa, the British chocolate brand created by James has launched two luxury eggs including a vegan-friendly option, all handmade here in Great Britain. True to the brand’s ethical, sustainable roots, the products are palm oil free with 100% recyclable packaging that’s also plastic free. The products will be available via Ocado from March, marking…

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TOMRA open new headquarters in Johannesburg

TOMRA opens new HQ in Johannesburg

TOMRA has opened new regional headquarters in Johannesburg to strengthen its commitment to customers in South Africa, Kenya and Tanzania. This initiative is designed to enhance customer care through even better technical support, service, and training, and to ensure prompt availability of spare parts. The move will also improve operational efficiencies by bringing together under…

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Vitafoods Europe 2020 set to drive the global nutraceutical industry forward

Vitafoods Europe returns

Vitafoods Europe (12-14 May, Palexpo, Geneva) is returning once again, to provide a key platform for the entire nutraceutical supply chain to find practical business solutions and discuss its greatest opportunities and challenges. With the aim of supporting more health for more people, the three-day event will promote collaboration and encourage visitors and exhibitors to…

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Knighton Foods – the importance of removing palm oil

Knighton Foods

Taste is still king when a consumer purchases a product there is no doubting this but, increasingly they’re looking for clean label, healthy, sustainable ingredients and the industry is working hard to meet those expectations. This brings many challenges for NPD (New Product Development) technologists. How do you remove one ingredient and replace it with…

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TOMRA CEO spotlights how food sorting and grading technologies reduce food waste and improve sustainability


Fruit Logistica Berlin has been chosen as the platform to discuss TOMRA Food’s capabilities and future aspirations. More than 30 journalists from all over the globe and an international crowd of industry professionals attended TOMRA Food’s press event at Fruit Logistica Berlin (Berlin Messe, 6-8 February), the leading global trade fair for the fresh fruit…

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