Value-added masterbatch for eye-catching packs

According to plastics industry experts, the global masterbatch market is turning a corner. Growth may not be stellar, but the business environment for 2015 and beyond is looking more positive than it has for years. This...

Bringing bling to print

Products that grab attention on crowded retail shelves are invariably those with eye-popping graphics – often incorporating hot or cold foil. Such designs require highly-specialised equipment that only a handful of...

How to pocket the gold

Having had a close association with the Gold Pack Awards stretching back to 1979 (when, in fact, the programme was still called the Bob Wooler Award), and having served variously as a judge and scribe at every...