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Coles has opened a new in-store refill station in a Sydney store, which features bottles made from recycled and sugarcane plastic, to help minimise packaging waste.

The world’s biggest consumer packaging business Amcor is raising its profits guidance on the back of stay-at-home consumption during Covid.

Industry analysts Smithers says long-term trends will support future growth in demand for packaging over the next 10 years, yielding a total global market value of US$1.13 trillion in 2030, up from US$860bn this year.

APCO has announced the successful finalists for its 2020 Annual Awards. This year, 45 organisations have been recognised for their sustainable packaging innovation and leadership.

Planet Protector Packaging has won the inaugural Ocean Impact Pitchfest as it looks to fulfill the UN Sustainable Development Goal Number 14: Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean.

KitKat is temporarily replacing the logo on its four-finger milk chocolate bar pack as part of a new campaign to encourage and educate Australians on how to recycle soft plastics correctly.

Food processing and packaging systems specialist tna is launching a virtual platform, tna connects as a go-to destination for insight, innovation and inspiration.

PKN talks packaging exhibitions and the impact of COVID-19, with Mark Dingley, chairman of the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA), the owner of AUSPACK.

Understanding the interventions that can be taken to convert customers, sustainability, passion, and purpose for packaging led this week's discussion at the 2020 Women in Packaging forum.

APCO released the programme that maps the framework for measuring Australia’s progress towards the 2025 national Packaging Targets during a keynote session at the AIP conference.

A first for our industry, the Australasian Packaging Conference 2020, run by the Australian Institute of Packaging, kicked off on an all-new live platform today.

Asst. Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management Trevor Evans has welcomed the decision by APCO to pursue accreditation under the revamped product stewardship legislation.

EVRYTHNG, the product cloud managing digital identities for the world’s consumer products, has partnered with Result Group of Companies, the Australian supplier of product packaging solutions, to accelerate the digitisation of products in Australia.

Melbourne-based specialty coffee roaster Jasper Coffee has launched a new, plastic-free, single use coffee cup and lid in what it says is a first in Australia.

Marking an industry first, New Zealand milk brand Anchor has launched a 2L plant-based bottle manufactured by Pact Group for brand owner Fonterra.

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