Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts

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.

Aegg MD, Jamie, Gives His Thoughts on Rigid Plastics in the Press

Aegg MD, Jamie, Gives His Thoughts on Rigid Plastics in the Press

on Friday, 15 March 2019. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic food & drink packaging, Aegg Opinions

Aegg MD, Jamie Gorman, was recently asked for his comments in an industry debate on rigid plastics by leading packaging title ‘Packaging News’ Click here to read the article and Jamie’s comments.

Packaging trends: A review of the food and drinks packaging industry

Food & Drink Packaging Trends. Farewell 2019: Hello 2020

on Monday, 13 January 2020. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic Packaging Tax, Water bottles, Plastic food & drink packaging, Glass food & drink packaging, Aegg Opinions

Welcome to 2020. 2019 was certainly fast paced with uncertainty and opportunities influencing the industry in equal measure.  2020’s packaging trends look set to be full of changes again, as the plastics/ glass debate unfolds further, set against a Brexit backdrop.  

 

Blog: Thoughts on BPF’s Seminar on the Proposed Plastics Tax

Blog: Thoughts on BPF’s Seminar on the Proposed Plastics Tax

on Friday, 29 March 2019. Posted in Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic Packaging Tax, Blogs, Aegg Opinions

We asked our Finance Director, Katherine Howard, to write her thoughts on the British Packaging Federation’s recent seminar on the proposed plastics tax...

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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.

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.

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...

Miles completes Undergraduate Internship with Aegg

Miles completes Undergraduate Internship with Aegg

on Thursday, 20 July 2017. Posted in Aegg Team, Food & Drink Packaging Industry Thoughts, Plastic food & drink packaging

Miles Hamer has completed his 10 month Undergraduate Internship with Aegg Packaging. The Internship forms part of his 4-year sandwich course in Creative Product Design BSc at Bristol University.

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