Visy and Schweppes launch new 100 per cent recycled bottle for Coles Brand water Packaging company Visy and beverages company Schweppes have developed a new 100 per cent recycled and recyclable water bottle...

Coca-Cola launches small 250mL can range Coca-Cola South Pacific has announced the launch of a 250mL slimline can for Coca-Cola, Coke Zero, Diet Coke, Coke with Vanilla, Fanta, Lift and Sprite, priced...

Sidel launches new glass-look PET bottle for beer Swiss PET liquid packaging company Sidel has launched the world’s first-ever pasteurisable lightweight Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle for...

An Australian packaging company, Amcor, has been expanding its U.S. profile through the marketing of a new U.S. niche for PET bottles. Amcor Rigid Plastics, a subsidiary of Amcor, has seen a growth in...

While Australian environment ministers reported on December 15, 2011 the substantial costs of a national Container Depositing Scheme (CDS), Australia’s leading recycling company Visy is advocating against...

The Coca-Cola Company has launched new plant-based recyclable plastic bottles for its Dasani bottled water and Odawalla juices, juice drinks, smoothies and protein drinks across the US. The new PlantBottle...

Australia’s largest soft drink producer, Coca-Cola Amatil, is considering making its own plastic bottles once again, seven years after selling their bottle manufacturing operations. The Australian...

Australian packaging giant Amcor has reported net profit for the first half fell 29.5 per cent on write-downs and the negative impact of currency changes. Profit fell 9.5% when one-off items were excluded. “The...

Victorian-based Cool Change Natural Spring Water has launched Australia’s first beverage (spring water) packaged in a bottle made from plants, as they seek to “go green” in an industry...

The introduction of more environmentally-friendly packaging is beginning to lead to changes in the beverage industry, particularly within the bottled water sector. Traditionally plastic bottles have been...