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Plastic Packaging by Sonoco: Simply Sustainable

Plastic Packaging by Sonoco: Simply Sustainable

The sustainability and recyclability of their solutions is a key issue for the packaging experts at Sonoco Consumer Products Europe. Advanced In-Mould-Labelling (IML) technology and a focus on mono-material enable them to produce plastic packaging solutions that are almost completely recyclable.
Keeping mymuesli crispy and crunchy

Keeping mymuesli crispy and crunchy

The German company mymuesli provides health-aware and sustainability-oriented consumers with muesli mixes that they can compose themselves.
Stylish and Sustainable: Sonoco at the FachPack

Stylish and Sustainable: Sonoco at the FachPack

Outstanding and sustainable packaging solutions will be at the heart of Sonoco Europe’s booth at this year’s FachPack trade show
Convenient and crunchy: Vico’s Hula Hoops come in Sonoco’s rigid paperboard containers

Convenient and crunchy: Vico’s Hula Hoops come in Sonoco’s rigid paperboard containers

The ideal packaging matters: for the ring-shaped Hula Hoops snack, the French brand Vico chose rigid paper containers from Sonoco Europe. With their trendy design, the handy containers stand out at the point of sale (POS). An aluminum inner lining and the reclosable snap lid satisfy consumers’ demand for convenience and freshness.
Instant Fun: Sonoco provides playful packaging for kids’ drink Jumbotonic

Instant Fun: Sonoco provides playful packaging for kids’ drink Jumbotonic

Colourful and convenient packaging for kids’ products catches the consumer’s eye on the shelf, and adds an element of fun to everyday use.
Packaging in its natural environment: Sonoco at interpack 2017

Packaging in its natural environment: Sonoco at interpack 2017

How does packaging win consumers over in everyday life? How does it immediately stand out on retail shelves? With a brand-new booth concept, Sonoco Consumer Products Europe provided answers to these questions at this year’s Interpack. From May 4 to 10, Sonoco showcased the latest developments, like the WindowCan, in a living- space environment.
A successful expansion into consumer goods

A successful expansion into consumer goods

Establishing your products on a completely new market can be difficult. Gialousis relies on Sonoco packaging for its powdered beverage products sold to the food service industry.
Sonoco’s IML design for Tartex wins IMDA Best of Show

Sonoco’s IML design for Tartex wins IMDA Best of Show

Now, the innovative packaging solution has received two awards at the eleventh annual In-Mold Decorating Association (IMDA) Awards. The IMDA Awards recognise the industry’s best IML packaging, in-mould decorated (IMD) durable products and labels in various categories.
The best of two worlds: The new WindowCan

The best of two worlds: The new WindowCan

The cylindrical plastic container has a customised paper label that resembles a classic rigid paper container – with a twist. Its key feature is a transparent window that allows a clear view of the product at the point of sale (POS).
Snack producer Vico introduces Hula Hoops in Sonoco’s rigid paperboard containers to the French market

Snack producer Vico introduces Hula Hoops in Sonoco’s rigid paperboard containers to the French market

When it comes to products for quick and on-the-go snacking, the right packaging makes a difference. The French snack giant Vico relies on rigid paper containers from Sonoco Europe for the introduction of the ring-shaped, three-dimensional Hula Hoops snack to the French market.
The best of two worlds: The new WindowCan

The best of two worlds: The new WindowCan

Sonoco’s newly developed WindowCan combines the advantages of rigid paper containers and in-mould labelling (IML) containers. The cylindrical plastic container has a customised paper label that resembles a classic rigid paper container – with a twist.
Sonoco Consumer Products Europe plants receive top marks in BRC certification

Sonoco Consumer Products Europe plants receive top marks in BRC certification

Hygiene is a top priority in the food industry. Accordingly, production plants operated by Sonoco Consumer Products Europe strictly follow the provisions of the British Retail Consortium, the BRC Global Standard.

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