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2018-06-21

AR Packaging publishes Sustainability report 2017

We all see an ever increasing focus on the environmental perspectives and circular economy in the marketplace. As an example, considerations on sustainability are always part of innovation projects and they are more and more often the key driver.  Below you find the AR Packaging Sustainability Report for 2017, which is the eleventh report since 2007. The report is prepared following the new...

2018-06-14

A Flextrus packaging reducing food waste

In the RISE project "Packaging system for reduced food waste" new packaging solutions have been developed for three different products. Flextrus developed a food packaging for mixed salad for Axfood’s brand Garant, where the goal was to reduce waste throughout the whole supply chain from producer to consumer. In Sweden, about 74 kilos per person of food are wasted each day in one year....

2018-06-01

Atria’s climate and environmentally friendly packaging

Atria, who has been a customer to Flextrus for a long time, came to us in need of a new packaging for Lönneberga's new chicken toppings that breathes and lives climate and environmentally friendly. Said and done, our sales manager Anders Cederholm launched the project together with our development department and developed prototypes. The trend of updating its packaging to reduce the overall...

2018-03-06

Sustainable packaging innovation #2

AR Packaging provides solutions with an optimised ecological footprint for each individual product’s requirements − from high barrier laminates for infant formula to fully repulpable “on-the go” coatings. We are proud to share many cases where we contribute to a minimised use of resources when looking at the total value chain. We will constantly keep adding products to...

2018-01-26

Sustainable packaging innovation

Environmental consciousness must be a top priority when developing packaging and enhance its values and overall performance. AR Packaging provides solutions with an optimised ecological footprint for each individual product’s requirements − from high barrier laminates for infant formula to fully repulpable “on-the go” coatings. We are proud to share many cases where we...

2017-09-29

AR Packaging strengthens centres of excellence and optimises its footprint

AR Packaging is in an expansion phase since a few years, including acquisitions, coupled with continued migration from general packaging to selected segments where AR Packaging has a competitive edge. The Group has a strategic plan built on three pillars: further growth in Europe in selected business segments, global expansion with selected packaging solutions and further improved operational...

2017-09-18

Diplom-Is´unique look with digital print, EB lacquer and variable data

With three years left to its 90th anniversary in year 2020, Diplom-Is has delivered ice cream to Scandinavia with the intention of giving the best ice cream experience to its customers - small and large, old and young. As a subsidiary to Tine SA, Diplom-Is is market leader in Norway and the largest ice cream manufacturer in Scandinavia. Diplom-Is and Flextrus have had a long and stable...

2017-08-22

Brewski's weekday beer with playful labels from Mediaköket!

Being the opposite of a traditional brewing company – Brewski wants to explore and set new limits for what can be done in terms of beer making. With exciting and novel flavours, Brewski challenges the traditional taste of beer. Through playfully created labels with vibrant colours and fun characters, Brewski’s new beer ‘Pineapple unplugged’ is a perfect example of its way...

2017-04-28

AR Packaging and Cypheme have signed partnership agreement

The leading European packaging company AR Packaging AB, based in Lund, Sweden, and CYPHEME SAS, Paris, France, have agreed on an exclusive strategic partnership. This partnership has been underlined with AR Packaging’s intention of acquiring an equity stake in Cypheme. AR Packaging has developed a process to print copy resistant and random security markers combined with inline variable QR...

2017-04-24

Success for unique wide web digital printing and finishing at Mediaköket

The investment in wide web digital printing and finishing is in full industrial operation at Mediaköket, a part of Flextrus and AR Packaging. Having a technological setup which is unique in Europe, it has proven to be a big success. The sophisticated product offering is a strong addition to the group and clearly meets the market needs, confirmed by a higher interest than expected from both...