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Support for deposit scheme but ‘the devil is in the detail’,...

The beverage packaging industry has welcomed plans for a deposit return scheme (DRS) for single-use plastics, glass and metal drinks packaging in England but...

Suntory develops PET recycling technology

Suntory Holdings has developed ‘FtoP Direct Recycle Technology’ for use in soft drink PET bottle preform production, as part of a joint effort with...

CCEP expands healthy Coke range

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is to release two variants of Diet Coke and a new Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, which will be supported by a...

Refresco completes acquisition of Cott’s bottling activities

Refresco has completed the acquisition of Cott's bottling activities, creating the world's largest independent bottler for retailers. With the deal, Refresco almost doubles its production...

GEA diversifies with VIPOLL acquisition

GEA has acquired Slovenian machine manufacturer VIPOLL d.o.o., which develops and produces filling technologies for soft drinks, beer and fresh dairy products. GEA already specialises...

Recycling firm calls deposit scheme a ‘win’

The chief executive of Suez recycling and recovery UK has expressed his delight at the Environmental Audit Committee’s conclusion that the UK government should...

Sidel and Coca-Cola spiral into new bottle design

Sidel has collaborated in a new ‘spiral’ PET bottle project with The Coca-Cola Company on a PET package for the Fanta brand. The design by Drink...

Restructuring seeks to arrest sales drop in Nampak’s plastics business

Reduced demand and tough trading conditions in its Plastics division contributed to a fall in sales at South African converter Nampak for the year...

Coca-Cola trial may swerve plastics bottle habits

According to a survey by data and analytics company GlobalData, Coca-Cola’s micro-chipped bottle trial, conducted at the University of Reading in the UK, could...

Nestlé Waters extends sustainable water plans

Nestlé Waters has strengthened its collaboration with the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), with plans to certify 20 factories by 2020 as part of...