Beer Bottles
Innovation and Best Practices

Beverage packaging: what’s new, what’s next?

By Llewellyn Stephens FAIP* There are a multitude of packaging options available for beverages in the local market. Compared with a global scale, the Australian market is small, plus has the challenge of significant transport distances. Producers also face a retail environment dominated by two major players, and where margins for commodities are low. Each […]

Auspack 2015
Innovation and Best Practices, Trends in Identification

AUSPACK 2015 wrap-up: 5 trends you need to know

What happens when packagers, processors and manufacturers come together in one place? Trends unfold, networks are forged and the future of the Australian manufacturing industry is made. That’s what happened when the 30th edition of AUSPACK took Melbourne by storm last month. Housed in the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre (aka “Jeff’s Shed”) for four […]