Tag Archives: Packaging and labeling

• Diageo Sets Sustainable Packaging Guidelines

Diageo Sets Sustainable Packaging Guidelines

Diageo has published its first sustainable packaging guidelines, setting 2015 goals to reduce average weight by 10 percent, increase recycled material content by 20 percent and ensure 100 percent of packaging is reusable, recyclable or “suitable for waste management practices.” The drinks company says it has established a sustainable packaging framework, implementation plan and targets […]

• World’s First Spirits Competition for Small Brands

World’s First Spirits Competition for Small Brands

MicroLiquor Spirit Awards is the World’s First Spirits Competition for Small Brands. MicroLiquor Spirit Awards sponsored by Flow Design provides professional and confidential feedback on product quality, packaging and design, and overall value. Liquor entrepreneurs, brand managers and marketing professionals have the opportunity to gain entrepreneurial thought and insight to their brands while enjoying the […]

• Say it ain’t so. New female targeted wine is packaged like perfume

Say it ain’t so. New female targeted wine is packaged like perfume

A new wine that targets women through its perfume-like packaging has been singled out by Datamonitor’s Product Launch Analytics team as its Innovation of the Week. PLA continually conducts a global search to find what it deems to be the most inventive food and drink products. “While perfume-inspired wine may be an acquired taste, Essentia […]

• Very cool new type of beer can takes gold in packaging awards

Whilst the action on the pitch at this year’s World Cup may have been a disappointment for some, SABMiller and Crown Holdings Inc. are celebrating success off the field. A brand new type of beer can, which was developed especially for Castle Lager and launched during the World Cup, has taken the main prize at […]

EcoSeries bottles are a smash hit, with 200 million sold

EcoSeries bottles are a smash hit, with 200 million sold

Verallia, the new brand for all the glass packaging businesses of Saint-Gobain, has sold more than 200 million wine and beer ECO Series™ bottles to a number of environmentally conscious wine and beer glass customers since it introduced the containers 18 months ago. Verallia says that this outstanding response has exceeded all expectations.

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