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The news section below brings in the latest news items from selected reputable packaging news sources (Packaging News, Packaging Digest and Food Production Daily) by RSS. Clicking on any of these headlines will take you to the external website which publishes the content. The Packaging Hub did not originate any of these news items and is not responsible for content from external sites.

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PCRRG backs launch of first cup recycling initiative in Scotland

Packaging News - Thu, 31/01/2019 - 06:30

The Paper Cup Recovery and Recycling Group (PCRRG) has announced that it is supporting the first Scottish initiative to stop single-use cups going to landfill or ending up as litter.

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Packaging Innovations 2019 | Charpak to unveil ‘first UK Localised Circular Economy’

Packaging News - Thu, 31/01/2019 - 06:23

The UK’s premium thermoformed packaging company has revealed it will be launching "the UK first localised circular economy" at Packaging Innovations in February.

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Kite issues new waste management solution

Packaging News - Thu, 31/01/2019 - 05:08

Employee-owned packaging supplier, Kite Packaging, has taken its environmental waste management a step further thanks to the business’s new waste compacters.

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E-commerce costs ‘affecting logistical packaging’

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 13:45

Logistics firms are facing an unprecedented rise in operational costs due to e-commerce, which could effect on their packaging needs.

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PRN Pricewatch: Week ending 11 January 2019

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 13:22

Each week, we publish the average trading price for packaging recovery notes from PRN trading platform the Environment Exchange.

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James Cropper collaborates with Leeds cup collection and recycling scheme

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 10:32

James Cropper has received almost 160,000 bales of used coffee cups from a new pilot recycling scheme in Leeds.

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CPMA supports LGA findings

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 10:01

The Local Government Association (LGA) is calling on the government to increase fines and penalties for those found guilty of trading in fake or tax-free cigarettes and tobacco.

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Packaging Innovations 2019 | IST debuts new LEDcure SCR at Label&Print

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 08:39

The Label & Print show marks the UK debut for IST’s new LEDcure SCR, a dedicated LED UV for retrofitting to narrow web label machines.

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WIP talks to ‘the packaging industry’s feminine future’

Packaging News - Wed, 30/01/2019 - 08:13

The current and potential future role of women in packaging was discussed at a recent London event.

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Packaging Innovations 2019 | Partners support Epson at Label & Print

Packaging News - Tue, 29/01/2019 - 13:05

Epson will display a number of its label printer solutions at the Label & Print Show.

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Connect Packaging integrates with CBS Packaging

Packaging News - Tue, 29/01/2019 - 07:32

Connect Packaging has integrated fully with West Bromwich-based parent company CBS Packaging.

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FPA seminar tackles plastic packaging challenges

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 18:10

Key challenges to plastic packaging and steps taken in 2018 were addressed at the annual Foodservice Packaging Association Environment Seminar.

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New, modern look for Walkers crisps

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 17:53

PepsiCo has unveiled a new look for Walkers core crisp range, designed in partnership with Vault49.

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Packaging Innovations 2019 | Industry forums set to inspire

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 13:30

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 will host six dedicated industry forums - drinks, food, pharma, beauty, ecommerce and retail.

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US fibre-based packaging specialist appoints European sales director

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 12:55

US fibre-based packaging specialist Footprint has appointed a new European sales director as it looks to work towards reducing single-use plastics.

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Morrisons to trial paper bags and increase plastic bag charge

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 12:23

Morrisons is to trial US-style paper grocery bags and increase the price of its plastic bags by 50%.

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Samsung to introduce eco-friendly packaging

Packaging News - Mon, 28/01/2019 - 10:18

Samsung Electronics plans to minimise and replace packaging with “environmentally sustainable materials.”

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