Environmental

A Perspective on Bioplastics for Use in Rigid Food Packaging

A Perspective on Bioplastics for Use in Rigid Food Packaging

on Monday, 10 February 2020. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic food & drink packaging, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

As referred to in our recent article, there is a lot of consumer ‘buzz’ being created around this topic at the moment, with consumers pushing for bioplastics, compostable or biodegradable options to be used in food packaging. However, are they as ‘green’ as they sound?

Blog: Thoughts on the future of plastic and glass packaging in the food and drink industry: reflections from Packaging Innovations Olympia 2019

on Tuesday, 01 October 2019. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Packaging Innovations, Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

Having listened to a day of seminars at Packaging Innovations this blog is a summary of thoughts that came from those on stage, or were catalysed in me.

Blog: The future of plastic food packaging – a summary view from Packaging Innovations

Blog: The future of plastic food packaging – a summary view from Packaging Innovations

on Thursday, 28 March 2019. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic food & drink packaging, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

We asked Nick Parker, our Marketing Director, to share his thoughts on the future of plastic food packaging, based on the discussions that were taking place at Packaging Innovations...

Aegg Sustainable range of Packaging

Aegg Sustainable range of Packaging

on Thursday, 27 September 2018. Posted in Environmental, Aegg Opinions

Our Sales Director, Richard Drayson, was interviewed by Packaging Insights magazine at the recent Packaging Innovations show in London about our sustainable range of packaging.  

Blog: Thoughts on Plastic within the Food Packaging Industry

Blog: Thoughts on Plastic within the Food Packaging Industry

on Wednesday, 25 July 2018. Posted in Plastic food & drink packaging, Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

Barely a day goes by without a new article appearing in the press on how we need to reflect on our use of plastic. Nick Parker, Aegg’s Marketing Director, gives his thoughts...

Packaging supplies: Aegg's hillwave glass water bottle range

Packaging Supplies: the changing demands of glass packaging

on Thursday, 05 December 2019. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Glass food & drink packaging, Environmental

Nick Parker, Aegg’s Marketing Director, interviewed Pawel Wieczorek, Aegg’s Commercial Director and glass expert, for his thoughts on packaging supplies and the changing nature of the demand for glass food and drink packaging.

Aegg Launches New Glass Packaging Range Due to Upsurge in Demand for Glass Products

Aegg Launches New Glass Packaging Range Due to Upsurge in Demand for Glass Products

on Friday, 29 March 2019. Posted in Water bottles, Glass food & drink packaging, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

We have launched a new range of over 20 glass packaging jars and bottles due to a big upsurge in demand for glass products. The new glass packaging products are ideally suited to jams, spreads, sauces and drinks. Products range from 210ml to 1700ml.

Opinion Leader Piece: Aegg's Reflections and Predictions

Opinion Leader Piece: Aegg's Reflections and Predictions

on Wednesday, 23 January 2019. Posted in Environmental, Aegg Opinions

2018 has been an ‘interesting’ year for food packaging businesses, with the Brexit and plastics debates causing confusion and uncertainty within the industry. However, we predict that those businesses who plan longer term, rather than adopting knee jerk reactions will be the winners. Read on to find out Aegg’s thoughts on the challenges within the industry and how to overcome them...

Blog: Thoughts on the British Plastics Federation (BPF) Marine Litter Workshop: Industry Design Tools, Research & Education

Blog: Thoughts on the British Plastics Federation (BPF) Marine Litter Workshop: Industry Design Tools, Research & Education

on Friday, 24 August 2018. Posted in Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

Aegg’s Product Designer attended the workshop and gives some thoughts below...

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Blog by Aegg MD, Jamie Gorman: The Plastics Debate at the LYB Conference

on Friday, 13 July 2018. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic food & drink packaging, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

LyondellBasell (LYB) is one of the largest plastics companies in the world. They recently invited me to attend their conference in Cologne with many interesting discussions including speakers from LYB, Danone, P&G, Ikea, Plastics Europe as well as design and recycling experts.

How the Rise in Demand for Glass Packaging Supplies is Impacting on Aegg Creative Packaging - A Company Briefing

How the Rise in Demand for Glass Packaging Supplies is Impacting on Aegg Creative Packaging – A Company Briefing

on Tuesday, 03 December 2019. Posted in Aegg Team, Plastic food & drink packaging, Glass food & drink packaging, Blogs, Team Building, Environmental

As Aegg’s PR consultant, I was invited to attend Aegg’s company briefing at its HQ in Andover, where members from the senior management team updated staff on how the company is doing in relation to its glass and plastic packaging supplies to the food and drink markets. The same company briefing was also presented to the team members at the company’s logistics site in Suffolk, too.

Blog: The major shift in glass take-up since the plastics debate

Blog: The major shift in glass take-up since the plastics debate

on Friday, 29 March 2019. Posted in Water bottles, Glass food & drink packaging, Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

We asked Aegg’s new Head of Glass, Pawel Wieczorek, to write his thoughts on the major shift in glass take-up since the plasics debate...

BLOG: RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference 2018

BLOG: RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference 2018

on Monday, 05 November 2018. Posted in Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

As part of Aegg’s Product Design Team, I have been asked to write a blog about my recent attendance at the RECOUP conference...

Are consumers being given the right information when it comes to food packaging?

Are consumers being given the right information when it comes to food packaging?

on Friday, 10 August 2018. Posted in Environmental

Aegg's Managing Director, Jamie Gorman adds his comments to the debate in this Packaging News article.....

Blog by Aegg MD, Jamie Gorman: Who moved our cheese??

Blog by Aegg MD, Jamie Gorman: Who moved our cheese??

on Thursday, 31 May 2018. Posted in Trade shows, Blogs, Environmental, Aegg Opinions

It’s a wet humid day and I find myself standing in the main plaza of the Canton Import and Export Fair in Guangzhou, a trip that was not planned.

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