Roundup: Packaging

Here is your weekly roundup of packaging news. Next week’s roundup will focus on processing news. To submit an item for inclusion, please contact us at or Kat Skeates at

  • Drinks manufacturer, Diageo, has announced it will stop using plastic rings on its multipacks, opting for cardboard packaging instead.
  • Two-thirds (67%) of consumers support the idea of a recognisable carbon label to demonstrate that products have been made with a commitment to measuring and reducing their carbon footprint, according to new international research released by the Carbon Trust.
  • Brands can now create lighter, stronger bottles without incurring the cost or time of prototyping thanks to an investment in advanced CAD software by RETAL.

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