Beverage

Amcor has developed Brazil’s first PET bottles for pasteurised beer, saying they combine a glass-like base with a light weight and shatter resistance.

Jet Technologies is bringing out a new real-time oxygen management solution for winemakers, which promises non-destructive and accurate measurement right up through bottling to ensure wine quality.

Coopers will release its new XPA (extra pale ale) in cans following a successful run in kegs.

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has produced Australia's first carbonated soft drink bottles from 100 per cent recycled plastic, among the first in the world.

AB-InBev has launched a new can design for Corona Extra beer which enables it to do away with external plastic packaging.

Glass container manufacturer O-I Glass has created Millie, a new glass packaging solution for Emma & Tom's, teaming up with the Australian Beverage Council, brand agency Voice and Monash University.

Consumers now demand products that are good for them and the environment, the vice president of sales for Flow alkaline spring water Alina Kerry told Kim Berry today, during the brand’s soft launch in Australia.

Jet Technologies has brought a completely recyclable wine hood to Australia and New Zealand.

When breakfast meets cocktail hour: Australia's most highly awarded distillery Archie Rose Distilling Co. is launching ArchieMite Buttered Toast Spirit. In advance of the May 8 [mate] launch, PKN spoke to Squad Ink branding and design studio about the packaging execution.

An Australian company is printing customised brand labels that consumers can apply to bottles of beer, wine and spirits.

With craft brewers now increasingly canning their products for protection, Barry-Wehmiller will bring its PneumaticScaleAngelus CB50F filler and seamer to stand C180 at AUSPACK 2019.

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.