PLAY PKN: Video News Bulletin 21 August

In the news this week: It’s financial reporting season, and packaging companies haven’t fared too badly because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Watch to find out the important takeaways from this week’s results, and key numbers form Orora, Amcor, Pact Group, and Coca-Cola Amatil. 

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The latest progress report on the non-alcoholic beverage industry’s sugar reduction pledge shows a 12 per cent drop in sugar per 100ml since 1 January 2015 to 30 June 2020.

Freedom Foods Group has extended its voluntary suspension from trading to 30 November. The company had extended its suspension to 30 October in July when the scale of its financial woes were being realised.

Understanding human decision making and interventions that can convert customers, as well as sustainability, passion and purpose for packaging, led this morning’s discussion at the 2020 Women in Packaging forum.