Beverage

Lewis Road Creamery in New Zealand has turned to a bespoke bottle from glass packaging company Croxsons for its coffee cream liqueur.

Amcor has developed a new aluminium capsule for wine bottles, which can be removed with a standard bottle opener.

A new project is aiming to give the much-maligned “goon” cask a new lease on life, by pairing it with limited-edition artworks.

KHS has upgraded its Innofill Glass DRS filler with a number of new features, and its first customer, German brewer Badische Staatsbrauerei Rothaus AG, is already seeing the benefits.

Carlton and United Breweries will ditch the controversial ring-pull cap from its Carlton Dry bottles after a consumer backlash.

Production on Sidel’s BoostPrime hot-fill PET solution is underway at a key customer in Mexico, bottling a large variety of beverages including juice, tea, and isotonics.

De Bortoli Wines has won the International Wine and Spirits Competition’s inaugural Innovative Winery of the Year trophy for the closure on its new release Rosé Rosé wine, the first registered colour side-embossed screw cap in the world.

Heineken has installed a complete can line solution at Heineken’s brewery in Tien Gang, Vietnam, significantly increasing its production output.

Just Water’s Tetra Top carton bottle, designed and produced by Tetra Pak, has won Best Packaging Solution at the 2018 Global Bottled Water Congress.

Geoff Parker, CEO of the Australian Beverages Council, takes a closer look at how packaging innovation holds the key to a lighter environmental footprint.

Alcohol beverage makers must label their products with warning labels relating to the risks of drinking during pregnancy following an agreement by ministers.

The Australian craft cider industry has launched a ‘100% Australian grown’ trust mark and brand proposition to help it tap into export markets.

Australia’s leading craft beer bottle shop, Beer Cartel, has teamed up with Visy to produce the packaging for its 2018 beer advent calendar, incorporating limited edition brews.

A Sydney-based mum and entrepreneur has brought Australia’s first packaged hemp water to market in a carefully-designed bottle.

Sidel has launched its new Evofill can filler, which it bills as a sustainable, hygienic and flexible filling solution.