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Salinas, Kurz & L’Oréal team up for upcycling initiative

Salinas, Kurz & L’Oréal team up for upcycling initiative

Spanish box manufacturer Salinas Packaging Group has kicked off a collaboration with Kurz to upcycle the plastic waste resulting from its use of stamping foils. Salinas is the first to apply the process, dubbed Recosys, outside of Germany....

With an eye on refills, Stoelzle launches screw-pump flacon

With an eye on refills, Stoelzle launches screw-pump flacon

In response to growing demand for screw-pump bottles in perfumery catering to refillable formats, glassmaker Stoelzle has launched a new stock screw-pump bottle. The supplier predicts that screw-ring formats will make up 50% of its fragrance...

LVMH's Alexandre Capelli: "We see CSR as a source of growth, rather than an expenditure"

Interview

LVMH's Alexandre Capelli: "We see CSR as a source of growth, rather than an expenditure"

Second-life packs, phasing out virgin plastics, focusing on a product's end-of-life phase... LVMH has mapped out ambitious targets in its drive towards increasingly sustainable packaging solutions. LVMH Group Environmental Deputy Director...

05/18/2021 | Corporate strategy
Magical Mushroom Company is out to “disrupt the polystyrene market”

Magical Mushroom Company is out to “disrupt the polystyrene market”

Magical Mushroom Company (MMC), a UK-based manufacturer of Ecovative Design’s mycelium-based biodegradable Mushroom Packaging, believes that its sustainable trays represent a “seismic shift” from polystyrene. After inaugurating a first...

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK, the Paris trade show devoted to sustainable luxury packaging solutions, whose second edition was originally slated to take place on June 1-2, has been rescheduled to August 31st-September 1st. "With less than...

04/12/2021 | Sustainability
The expert view: Analyzing recruitment trends in luxury

The expert view: Analyzing recruitment trends in luxury

Grégory Marande is a France-based headhunter specialized in luxury across cosmetics, fashion, wine & spirits, hospitality & retail and industrial design. He speaks with Luxe Packaging Insight about the impact of the health crisis on...

04/09/2021 | Consumer trendsCreative
Decoration innovation: Créanog embosses on wood

Decoration innovation: Créanog embosses on wood

French embossing specialist Créanog is applying its expertise to wood—a new technique that has already caught the attention of major cognac brands.While a handful of leading players in the spirits market were given an “unofficial”...

03/16/2021 | Gift BoxesCrafts
How Smurfit Kappa is growing its e-commerce business

How Smurfit Kappa is growing its e-commerce business

As the health crisis continues to impact shopping habits and e-commerce takes the lead, the demand for shipping boxes is seeing a clear acceleration. Smurfit Kappa is positioning itself to meet the market’s needs by building its e-commerce...

03/11/2021 |
FS Korea drives eco-design of applicator portfolio

FS Korea drives eco-design of applicator portfolio

Korean manufacturer of brushes and other packs and applicators, FS Korea is moving to focus its engineering on more eco-friendly products. Its research on materials, recyclability and reusability are leading to a string of new concepts.For...

Taking stock in the glass industry: crisis, innovation & sustainability

Dossier

Taking stock in the glass industry: crisis, innovation & sustainability

In the world of luxury packaging, glass has long been king. In our monthly Dossier, we take an in-depth look at how the health crisis is impacting glassmakers, what could be put into place to boost the sector's profitability and what is in...