Trade show

Making an impact – exhibition stands

Trade shows can be a hotbed for the latest design concepts, sustainable solutions, packaging materials and technology. Exhibition booths that incorporate diverse design approaches to maximise impact are key to attract buyers. Gary Price reports
Wool insulation

Woolie works for packaging insulation

Packaging insulation made from sheep’s wool is said to offer improved thermal properties over polystyrene and polyethylene.
Squeeze with Ease pack

Easy-squeezy – tube dispensing system

Squeeze with Ease, developed by Butterfly Technology, based in Surrey, UK, is designed to eliminate product waste in tube packaging. The device is inserted into the end of a plastic or laminate tube before it is sealed, and acts like a piston, allowing every last drop of the content to be consumed.

SAA has a new Chairman

Dr. Gary Critchlow of Loughborough University takes over as Chairman of the SAA from Dr. Robin Chivers.

Late Stage Customisation – the Panacea for a Flexible Supply Chain?

On 12th May at 1 Carlton House Terrace another highly informative lecture was given by Geoff Giles of iDi Pac Limited. Geoff explained the intricacies of developing a Late Stage...