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Tetra Pak picks up WorldStar awards

Two Tetra Pak products, the Tetra Top with Separable Top and the Tetra Prisma Aseptic 1000 - each designed specifically to reduce environmental impact - have won prestigious WorldStar packaging awards...

25 May 2015 16:03

Quite a BOPP on the head for film industry

In the last five years, average CAGR growth in global consumption of bi-oriented polypropylene (BOPP) films has averaged 6.2%, almost twice-average global GDP growth...

22 May 2015 15:06

Don't let the process put you off

As Fix-a-Form Extended Text Labels increasingly become part of products' primary labelling and, as such, their packaging, this form of labelling should be a top consideration on a product's bill of materials...

Issued by Pyrotec 18 May 2015 12:26

Mondi surges more than 8% as Q1 profit lifts

International packaging and paper group Mondi (MNP) on Wednesday saw its share price climb more than 8% after it said in an interim management statement that lower input costs‚ across most of its European businesses‚ and higher selling prices in Russia and SA had helped it lift its profit in the first quarter of 2015...

By Mark Allix 14 May 2015 07:30

Do-It Slot Hang Tabs - Vertical display, maximum visibility

Slot hang tabs are our most popular and versatile hang tabs as these are characterised by a delta-hole style allowing these to be hung on any peg fixture - single or double; the result being display flexibility as products can be displayed in several locations in the same retail store...

Issued by Pyrotec 13 May 2015 13:18

Absolut releases new bottle design

The new bottle is a transformation of the original, featuring an updated two-line logo, a new script, a redesigned medallion, reduced glass weight and a new brand signifier...

6 May 2015 13:54

Fruit packaging is feeling the flow

Fruit packaging could benefit from the flow wrapping packaging used in the confectionery industry...

4 May 2015 11:22

Offline coding a solution to FMD compliance

As of January 2016, pharmaceutical manufacturers who sell their products on the European market will have to comply with the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD)...

Issued by Pyrotec 4 May 2015 10:40

Innovation is key to staying on trend

To keep up-to-date with the fast-paced production environment of their customers, Pyrotec PackMark has introduced the Markem-Imaje 9450, 9410 and 9028 inkjet printers to their already widely ranged product offering...

Issued by Pyrotec 30 Apr 2015 13:20

Red Heart facelift follows successful 'Live with Heart' campaign

Now, after undergoing a rigorous makeover, Red Heart Rum is back with a new bold. Staying true to its intrinsic elements, authenticity and masculinity were the key components that came to play...

29 Apr 2015 15:45

Loss of sales is a thing of the past with Do-It Reinforcer Hang Tabs

Have you ever lost a sale due to torn headers or broken hang holes because your customers refuse to buy broken packaging? If you answered yes to this question, Pyrotec PackMedia can offer you the perfect solution...

Issued by Pyrotec 28 Apr 2015 14:59

Astrapak: A tighter parcel

The SA packaging industry has become an unloved sector for local investors...

By Shaun Harris 24 Apr 2015 16:45

South Africa displays a 'do can' attitude

Innovations in beverage packaging in South Africa are changing consumers' drinking habits. Although aluminium beverage cans still represent a relatively small share of total beverage packaging, it has gained ground from other packaging formats...

24 Apr 2015 14:12

ElastiTag helps make powerful consumer connections

The South African cosmetic and personal care industry is a dynamic and vibrant one, on the one hand; however, on the other, it is a market that is cluttered and competitive with multiple product offerings...

Issued by Pyrotec 22 Apr 2015 11:21

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