Health & Wellness

The Health, Beauty & Wellness Packaging Design of the Year award recognises Production Packaging Innovations as the gold winner for its DSmile Box.

Amcor's Scott Jackson discusses how the company's new ISO 13485-certified medical packaging facility in Singapore will drive sustainable change in the healthcare packaging industry, and more.

In a quest to explore sustainable products and eco-design in the beauty industry, Avery Dennison trials the concept of hypothetical brand Dot Dot Dot.

New Zealand-based brand Ethique has launched its first lipstick range in signature plastic-free, home-compostable tubes, lined with plant wax.

Amcor has added new, more sustainable High Shield laminates to its pharmaceutical packaging portfolio, which will initially be introduced into the European market.

Huhtamaki has launched the Push Tab blister lid, the company's first-to-market, aluminium-free, mono-material PET blister lidding for the global pharmaceutical and healthcare industry.

Laava’s Smart Fingerprints technology will now be doing its part to help fight fake pharmaceuticals, assisting Australian nutraceuticals company Biogency to protect its products from counterfeiters.

Haircare brand Wuli Grooming is using recyclable containers, closures and packaging for the launch of its Australian-made, cruelty-free, vegan and gender-neutral hair styling products.

With the increasing appeal of Nutraceutical Gummies, the global market for these products is seeing a positive growth trend. Nupac managing director Peter Pontikis adds some insight.

Leading cosmeceutical skincare company Synergie Skin has had a fresh brand makeover, and is introducing eco-friendly alternatives to its varnish, inks and bubble wrap.

Australia’s fastest growing eco-startup, Zero Co, has kicked off a crowdfunding campaign to help launch four new single-use plastic (SUP) free body products in a world-first for the body-care industry.

As the packaging landscape continues to change rapidly, industry seeks to cross new frontiers that will sustain us in an ever-competitive market. One enterprising direction is the need for convenient packaging for the globally more recognised and legalised cannabis trade.

Health, beauty and wellness company Heritage Brands has adopted rPET as its packaging material of choice for its Oil Garden range.

Amcor has launched a specialty multi-chamber pouch for drug-device combination products, which has already won an award for its technical innovation and material structure.

Substantial growth in the nutraceutical and functional food markets has seen companies enhancing their processing and packaging lines to keep up with the demand.

Airnov Healthcare Packaging is enabling manufacturers of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products to optimise their product development cycles through its series of oxygen protection and simulation solutions.