Made Consulting is a company founded in 2020 to produce FFP2 masks to combat the spread of Covid. Although the concern at the time was all about the pandemic, the company soon realised the impact that the masks could have, as they would create new waste that could even end up on the streets of all urban centres.
Versuni, a Dutch manufacturer of electrical appliances, has introduced packaging made of 100% recycled paper for all Philips products. Consumers can dispose of the cardboard responsibly, as the paper is also 100% recyclable.
Favini's sustainability concept is based on the idea that modern packaging must not only be functional and aesthetically pleasing, but also environmentally friendly, starting with the choice of raw materials used, such as paper. Favini papers, marked with the Paper from our Echosystem logo, are guaranteed to be the most environmentally friendly and have the following characteristics:
According to research by management consultants Bain & Company, packaging companies are under increasing regulatory pressure, but that is not all: 71% of European consumers - Western Europe accounts for 20-25% of the global packaging market - say they want to buy sustainable and more circular products, although they struggle to identify truly sustainable packaging.
Cama Group was established in 1981, offering a distinctive range of packaging machines and robotic solutions. The company strives to establish a long-term partnership with customers, to ensure its machines are as efficient as possible and to deliver safe, sustainable packaging systems. These standards are complemented by the company’s motto: “technology with added value”.
McGarlet, an Italian company that imports and distributes exotic and out-of-season fruit, decided to repackage its products in lighter and more sustainable packaging. Part of the company's research process focused on identifying and analysing those stages of the packaging process where changes could be made to reduce material. This led to the possibility of marketing the products in bulk, particularly those in the Ready to Eat range, designed to meet the needs of consumers looking for a product that is ripe at the right time and ready to eat.
Favini paper mill, known for its commitment to eco-innovation, presents Mirage, a new paper with a mirror surface. It is developed with bio-based raw materials and born out of a research project for an alternative paper that is more environmentally friendly than the category.
Zespri, a global expert in the production and marketing of kiwifruit, launched a new range of recycled paper packaging in Italy a few months ago, designed to meet the needs of the market and the brand's sustainability goals for 2025.