Food

Fresh fruit and vegetables company Costa partnered with Gilad Sadan from Navi Co Global to produce the company’s first sustainable hybrid grape punnet.

In the first commercial adoption in Australia of Tetra Pak's Tetra Recart packaging, Australia’s iconic Rosella brand has broken category convention and moved away from metal cans for its new soup range.

Klockner Pentaplast (KP) is marking the second year of its award winning KP Tray2Tray initiative, which works towards creating a closed loop for food packaging.

Arnott’s has committed to transition its soft plastic packaging used on all biscuit packaging from multi to mono-material, so it is fully recyclable, by the end of 2023.

Nonna Tonda’s fresh pasta delivery service will now be using C-Bag compostable bags from global flexible packaging and lidding films supplier KM Packaging.

Australian supplier of organic apples, R&R Smith, has adopted TIPA’s certified home compostable bags to package 1.5kg bags of Pink Lady and Royal Gala apples.

Kraft Heinz is teaming up with sustainable packaging technology company, Pulpex, to develop a paper-based, renewable and recyclable Heinz Ketchup bottle made from 100 per cent sustainably sourced wood pulp.

While seeking a packaging solution for its fresh strawberries and raspberries, New Zealand grower and supplier Best Berries turned to flexible packaging and lidding film supplier KM Packaging.

NZ fresh produce software provider Radford Software has onboarded leading Australia asparagus producer and distributor Raffa Fields to implement a packhouse system entirely remotely.

For proof that smart packaging is gaining traction, look no further than the second iteration of Hungry Jack's UNO on-pack campaign, arguably the biggest intelligent packaging project rolled out in Australia.

Sustainable food packaging manufacturer Caspak has partnered with Hagen’s Organics butcher to supply its online customers with meat packaged in its new FSC certified bamboo tray.

Nestlé has unveiled the $90m expansion of Purina PetCare’s production facility in central west New South Wales, boosting its wet cat food production capability by 120%.

Leading ready meals company Beak & Sons has released its slow cooked range, with refreshed packaging that plays to its history as a master butcher

Sydney creative studio Tweak has developed the design for the Massel Asian range of stock cubes, carrying over and reimagining key brand assets to set the tone for authentic Asian cuisine.

hubergroup Print Solutions has developed new Hydro-Lac GA Oxygen Barrier Coating to protect the packaged food from oxygen, enabling mono-material packaging which is easier to recycle.

Regenerative chocolate company, Loving Earth has introduced new flavours to its Easter range and brought back familiar favourites, all presented in vibrant, home compostable packaging.