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2018-09-07

Pentawards for Flextrus' sustainable PaperLite®

Flextrus is proud to be awarded the Pentawards Bronze price 2018 in the sustainable design category for its PaperLite ® material. The paper-based thermoformable material is a an excellent choice to meet increasing requests for more sustainable packaging.  Combine it with differentiating print to attract the environmentally aware consumers.  And at the same time it provides a soft...

2018-09-03

New digital printed designs for Norrmejerier’s sliced cheese

In the northern parts of Sweden we find Norrmejerier which provides a range of dairy products including sliced cheese in a new convenient packaging.  Norrmejerier has chosen Flextrus to supply these packaging and Michael Sjöberg, Sales Manager at Flextrus coordinated the project introducing Flextrus’ materials and printing designs – resulting in a close cooperation between...

2018-07-18

Unilever meets consumer preferences for natural and healthier foods in Flextrus paper packaging

An increasing interest in healthy living means consumers look for natural products and more ‘free-from’ products enter the market. A newcomer on the UK market is the Colman’s range of seasoning blends developed by Unilever and packed in a unique paper material from Flextrus. Nathalie Monecke, Senior Assistant Brand Manager at Unilever says; “The reason we launched this...

2018-06-21

AR Packaging publishes its sustainability report for 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

Flextrus packaging reduces 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

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...

2017-10-31

Eye-catching packaging in the bar production!

In collaboration with Bars Production, Flextrus and Mediaköket developed several promotional print designs with a sophisticated look and with the aim to use as many digital print features as possible. In this joint project we explored all the possibilities and used techniques such as various kinds of varnishes, holographic effects and the method to add variable data. The result? First class...

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...