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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...

2018-09-04

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 preference 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...

2018-06-29

Speed to market when AR Packaging developed new Kitkat Senses packaging for Nestlé

When Nestlé was looking for a new packaging for its KitKat senses, AR Packaging and its group of specialised companies supported in shortening the speed to market substantially. The trend to offer chocolate as small portion-packed flow-wraps continues. Using an eye-catching outer cartonboard or flexible packaging supports the high sales target in supermarkets. The example of...

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...

2018-06-01

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...

2017-12-07

WorldStar Winner! The latest award in a series of prizes this fall

The fall 2017 has been successful for A&R Carton. During these months we have received not one, but six prizes for our packaging designs and functions. We are winners at The German Design Award, Scanstar and German Packaging Award and the child-proof packaging Sileo is the big winner of the WorldStar. We are very proud over our achievement, the team and not least our packaging, which you can...

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...