• Connect on LinkedIn
  • Follow us on Twitter
  • RSS feed


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

Tragedy highlights need for transparency

This week, headlines have been dominated by an inquest into the tragic death of a teenage girl after she suffered a fatal allergic reaction to a Pret A Manger baguette.

Why loot matters more than labels

There’s been much hoo-ha this week over a study from consumer group Which? that revealed a number of brands of vanilla ice cream contain neither vanilla nor cream.

Tulip invests a million in mince

Meat producer Tulip has invested in a new mincing line at its UK factory in the West Midlands to improve efficiencies and increase output at the site.

Round Up: Processing

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

Cool labelling solution hot off the press

Industrial Labelling Systems (ILS) has unveiled an automated pallet labelling solution for the food industry whichit says can boost operational efficiency by performing equally well at minus 20˚C as at room temperature.

Britvic launches levy labelling

Following the introduction of the Soft Drinks Industry Levy, more commonly known as the sugar tax, Britvic has launched explanatory messaging on its shrink-wrapped pallets.

Waste initiatives

Supermarkets in the UK are ramping up their efforts to tackle waste, with news this week that Tesco is to scrap some ‘best before’ labels in a bid to reduce food waste, while Morrisons is encouraging customers to bring in their own containers for purchases at its meat and fish counters to tackle plastic waste.

British products hang in the balance following Brexit

According to insights from Informa’s Agribusiness Intelligence, with the Brexit transition completing at the end of 2020, the UK will need to negotiate new terms for €5.5 billion (£4.8 billion) worth of food and drink products with the EU and third countries.

IPL Plastics introduces new food containers

Manufacturer of plastic products IPL Plastics is launching two new sizes of containers for the food industry. Both container sizes are said to be tamper evident and IML capable, for products such as soup, sauce, dips and gravy in the UK and Europe.

Ensuring conformity of packaged food

Daniela Verhaeg explains how food manufacturers can integrate advanced product inspection technologies into their production processes to ensure consistency and repeatability at all times.