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Delta Neo: turning over a new leaf

Delta Neo: turning over a new leaf

Micro-drilling specialist Delta Composants unveiled a revamped visual identity this summer along with a new name, Delta Neo. The French company’s luxury business, which accounted for some 25% of sales last year, versus just 12% in 2018, remains[…]

08/10/2020 |
Diageo to roll out first spirits bottle made of paper

Diageo to roll out first spirits bottle made of paper

Drinks group Diageo is launching what it says is the world’s first paper-based, plastic-free spirits bottle in collaboration with Pulpex. The company will roll out a first paper bottle for Johnnie Walker early next year. Diageo is bringing the[…]

GEKA’s CEO on plastics, sustainability and innovating for the future

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GEKA’s CEO on plastics, sustainability and innovating for the future

Florent Lafond, CEO at mascara applicator specialist GEKA, talks to Luxe Packaging Insight about the Germany-based manufacturer’s sustainability push, 3D printing and targeting the luxury market. How do you reconcile manufacturing plastic[…]

Bormioli Luigi’s Eco-Friendly Matting: the “look and feel of acid etching”

Bormioli Luigi’s Eco-Friendly Matting: the “look and feel of acid etching”

Following the launch earlier this year of its UV protection coating, the Italian glassmaker is introducing a ceramic-based glass matting process that it claims is significantly kinder to the environment than acid etching. Dubbed Eco-Friendly[…]

07/03/2020 |
Glencairn’s sapphire-studded decanter

Glencairn’s sapphire-studded decanter

Glenfarclas has launched the latest and final addition to its Pagoda Reserve Series: Pagoda Sapphire Reserve, a 63-year-old single malt whisky housed in a jewel encrusted decanter. Scotland’s Glencairn Crystal crafted the decanter, as it did for[…]

06/29/2020 | CraftsWine & spirits
O-I develops 3D printing decoration

O-I develops 3D printing decoration

O-I has been perfecting its O-I Expressions process, which applies 3D printed motifs to glass bottles by depositing organic inks, which polymerize via UV flashing. Faster and more flexible than in-mold engraving, or the application of enamel[…]

10/25/2019
Gucci’s latest lipstick line goes vintage

Gucci’s latest lipstick line goes vintage

Made entirely of aluminum, the cases for Gucci lipsticks (signed Axilone) come in three designs, created by house designer Alessandro Michele. And all with a vintage look to better summon that legendary Hollywood glamour! For the Voile[…]

10/23/2019 |