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  • LINPAC Packaging and Addmaster offer solution to Campylobacter threat

    As the Food Standards Agency (FSA) reveals that two-thirds of shop-bought chicken is contaminated with campylobacter with about 500,000 people a year infected, packaging partners LINPAC Packaging and Addmaster have created a bug busting solution to protect consumers.

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    As we begin 2013 it’s worth reflecting on some trends that will emerge in packaging over the next 12 months. According to the latest report by US packaging trade association PMMI, following a series of focus groups it conducted during PACK EXPO International 2012, packaging companies appear to be cautiously optimistic about business in 2013.

  • food waste

    New research showing that as much as half of the world’s food – amounting to two billion tonnes worth – is thrown away, demonstrates the vital role packaging has to play in providing a solution to the problem, according to LINPAC's packaging innovation expert Alan Davey.

  • A warm welcome for Shadow Environment Secretary Mary Creagh

    Last week we were delighted to welcome Wakefield MP Mary Creagh to LINPAC Packaging’s Featherstone site to look at recent innovations by the company and to discuss how the packaging industry is seeking to cut food waste.

  • LINPAC Packaging’s Rfresh Elite is patently the best

    LINPAC Packaging’s new fresh-thinking super lightweight mono-material tray for meat and poultry Rfresh Elite is patently the best. Yes it is! We’ve just been granted the UK patent for our unique Rfresh® Elite range of trays which use a novel sealant technology on the tray flange to create a secure seal with the lidding film, thus removing the industry standard laminated PE base film.