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Seeking Innovative Packaging films for the Food Industry (TRIE20130902001)
An Irish manufacturing company, printing, laminating and converting for mainly the food industry is sourcing new innovative products or technologies. Selling films into meat/ cheese/frozen foods and ready-made meals. It can print flavoured coatings and heat seal coatings onto flexible films. The company is looking for partners interested in licensing agreements.[...]
CROWN Food Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com), has partnered with the Bonduelle Group, the world leader in prepared vegetables, to install a new metal packaging production line inside the company’s Novotitarovskaia plant in Krasnodar Krai, southern Russia.[...]
The 6th edition of the Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM 2014), the biennial conference by the GSICA - Italian Scientific Group of Food Packaging, will be held on June 11-13, 2014 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA at the Heldrich Hotel. This will be the first time that this conference to be held in the United States. Previous conferences were held in Italy, Spain, and Korea.[...]
Here you are the highlights of Food Packages 54/2013.
New additives for polyolefins
Among plastic films for food contact, polyolefins, especially polyethylene and polypropylene are the most widespread due to their sealability, low cost and inertia characteristics.
One of the limits of these materials lies in their easy thermo-oxidative and photo-oxidative degradation depending on degradation and cross-linking reactions in the presence of oxygen, almost at every step of their life cycle: during production, storage, processing and end use.
During the year we received, from more than a reader, the indication of proposing Food Packages magazine also in digital format (PDF) in addition to the paper format.
As the essence of the project myFoodPackages, to improve our services according to the needs expressed by those who follow our media, we gave the request to publish Food Packages in PDF format in order to facilitate the collection, portability and indexing of all the issues.
Labelling is essential to assist consumers, who have allergies or intolerances, by providing them with information on the composition of foodstuffs.
Although many foods or groups of foods can trigger an allergic reaction, only 14 substances or products require specific allergen labelling under EU law (i.e. Annex IIIa of Directive 2000/13/EC, as amended) which applies until 13 December 2014 and Regulation No 1169/2011, which applies after that date.[...]
At the start of the K-show, Wifag-Polytype and Avantium announced their agreement to collaborate on thermoformed products from 100% biobased PEF. This collaboration will be complementary to collaborations Avantium has in place with The Coca-Cola Company, Danone and ALPLA.[...]
6th European Bioplastics Conference:foretastes - What potential do bioplastics feature - for Europe and worldwide? How will the bioplastics [...]
Films for food - Demands for sustainability and higher shelf life in packaging are pushing the film [...]
Modified atmosphere: the handbook in English - What is the modified atmosphere? How must we use it in the food packaging process? [...]
Modified atmosphere - The English version of the manual about modified atmosphere is under construction. [...]
Serving up a healthy future for portion packs - Single-serve packaging options are as diverse as the markets they serve. From food [...]
"L'Atmosfera protettiva" - What is the modified atmosphere? How must we use it in the food packaging process? [...]
Food Packaging 31 has been published! - A great beginning of the year for readers, that will find in our magazine many interesting [...]
Handbook about MAP: English version soon available! - Come and visit us at Cibus Tec 2009 (Parma 27th – 30th October 2009 Multitecno [...]
Package design: innovative concepts - Ten innovative concepts will be featured as part of Project 2020: The Consumer Experience [...]
Handbook of Frozen Foods - Collecting an impressive amount of professional expertise on frozen food science, [...]