Welcome to the Packaging Hub - your gateway to packaging expertise

The Packaging Hub is a website created to provide a central information point about packaging. Further details

You can browse the links at the top and the side for information about packaging topics, search the site for resources and guidance, or browse the links at the bottom of the page, which are a random selection of the many resources available.

News

courtesy of RPC Group Plc
UK based RPC Group has acquired packaging firm British Polythene Industries (BPI).
Placon
Handler safety, ease of use and convenience are all achieved through the unique packaging designed for NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes...
Digimarc Barcode
A new alternative to the barcode – the Digimarc Barcode – can appear almost imperceptibly many times on a package, making scanning much...
Infographic
A new infographic shows how the industry is adopting sustainable practices
Duma Combi
Gerresheimer is presenting two new products at FCE Pharma in Sao Paulo, Brazil from May 10 to 12 - Biopack and Duma Combi. Biopack is a...
Coca-Cola 'one-brand'-packaging
Coca-Cola has announced the launch of new graphics that use one visual identity system featuring Coca-Cola Red as a unifying color across...

Sample packaging resources

A consumer’s guide to the European technical specification for packaging
Overview of nanotechnology-enabled packaging.
Descriptors - Physical distribution management, Freight transport, Transportation, Packaging, Identification methods,...
This Global Life Cycle Inventory Data for the Primary Aluminium Industry report is an update for data year 2010,...
Commission Regulation (EC) No 41/2009 provides common rules concerning the composition and labelling of foodstuffs...
A study undertaken by IFEU (The Institute for Energy and Environmental Research) to measure the relative environmental...
Names and addresses of aerosol can manufacturers
This directory lists suppliers and distributers who specialise in producing reusable packaging to the UK retail supply...
Includes description of narrow neck press and blow
A guide to help manufacturers, retailers and pack designers tackle the problem of Unintentional Product Residue (UPR)
Design company RAP has developed a free white paper to help the grocery supply chain meet targets announced under the...
LCA principles