Industry News

MARD to get involved in promoting organic farming

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) should coordinate with relevant ministries to promulgate a decree on organic agriculture.

Wrapped up

According to global market researchers Euromonitor International, demand for food packaging in Vietnam as at 2015 was more than 3.9 million tons and will reach some 5.4 million tons by 2020, or 38 per cent higher.

Medical thermoform-fill-sealer is versatile

The Medical 8000S thermoform-fill-seal machine produces a range of packaging including flexible packaging, semi-rigid packaging, rigid packaging, modified atmosphere packaging and more.

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Nutifood enters into coffee production

Vietnamese packaging firms feel the heat

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnamese packaging firms, especially small and medium sized, have to compete with foreign firms which have advantages in technology and financial capability, and must rely on imported materials.

Global packaging foams market to grow due in part to online shopping

The global packaging foams market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.09% in the 2017-2022 period, hitting U.S. $17.21B by 2022; market driven mainly by online shopping and restrained by volatile raw material price, according to the report "Packaging Foams Market - Global Forecast to 2022" by Research and Markets

Consumers struggle with removable labels on packaging

A recent survey by Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials, North America (label.averydennison.com) reveals that most shoppers have had challenges with the removable labels that provide price and/or product information that are found on a wide variety of retail products.

Corrugated board to drive digital print growth to 2022

Corrugated inkjet is driving growth in the 'digital print for packaging' market, opening up opportunities for packaging converters and their brand customers.

Bosch Packaging Technology launches new pharma filling machine

Bosch Packaging Technology has launched the ALF 5000 filling and closing machine.

Processing & Packaging Machinery & Equipment Explained

Packaging can be defined as "the science, art and technology of enclosing or protecting products for distribution, storage, sale, and use". Packaging also refers to "the process of design, evaluation, and production of packages".
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