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These are all the posts that have been tagged with environment.

European vote on food waste welcomed

A proposal by the European parliament’s environment committee to halve food waste by 2030 has been welcomed by the UK Former Foodstuffs Processors Association (UKFFPA).

How Sparc Systems’ products ensure COP compliance and boost productivity

Amidst tight deadlines and pressure to deliver on time, the need for food manufacturers to increase productivity has never been greater. In essence, this means doing more with less. Paradoxically, manufacturers are facing stricter demands for compliance with food safety regulations and retailers’ codes of practice (COPs). To resolve these seemingly conflicting requirements, food manufacturers […]

Round-Up: Packaging

Here is your weekly round-up of packaging news. Next week’s round-up will focus on processing news.

Cartons for dairy drink

Consumers in Sweden now have an environmentally sound choice for chilled drinking yogurt, following the launch of a range of Skånemejerier products in Tetra Top 330 Mini Nallo.

Key industry figures move forward with export strategy

Food and drinks businesses were addressed by secretary of state for environment, food and rural affairs, Andrea Leadsom, and key industry figures at the Food and Drink Exporters Association Network Forum last week (14 December).

Tomra and Farm Frites donate €2,000 to Unicef

Farm Frites, a Dutch family business specialising in fries and potato products, has been presented with a charity voucher worth €2,000 after winning The Golden Fry competition held by Tomra Sorting Food.

Pouch power

Chirag Sheth looks at the increasing popularity of pouches and flexible packaging within the beverage sector, and how coding and marking plays a key role in production line efficiency.