Luckin Coffee: the Chinese chain taking on Starbucks

Employee behind Luckin Coffee paper bags

A startup is on a mission to overtake the biggest coffee chain in the world through its stripped-back, streamlined approach

Four technology trends transforming packaging

packaging technology

Exciting tech innovations, focusing on marketing, labelling and prolonging shelf life, as well as protecting the environment, are transforming the future of packaging

Why we need to invest in the right plastics

man with single-use plastic bag

With both public awareness of plastic pollution and our reliance on this versatile resource at an all-time high, it’s time to get clear on plastic

A renaissance for simpler packaging

simpler packaging graphic

In the quest for an environmentally-friendly circular economy, what goes around comes around

The long, hard road to sustainable packaging

sustainable stripey paper straws

As more brands pledge to go green, what is the impact of using environmentally-friendly packaging on all links in the supply chain?

Five brands boosting creative packaging design

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From materials to marketing, innovative packaging designs are helping to launch impactful new brands

Innovative packaging design around the world

individiaully packaged strawberries

Global cultural differences can influence, or even dictate, design changes in packaging, reflecting local consumer demands

Pioneering sustainable packaging in the food sector

Consumers have become more attuned to sustainability, prompting restaurants and shops to launch initiatives to reduce single-use plastics in packaging