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Recess lidding for disinfectant

By |2020-11-30T14:20:23+00:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding|Tags: |

Recess lids, with their easy application and 100 percent leak proof properties, are ideally suited for non-food, high value products such as the Virkon™ range of biocides from Antec International – LANXESS where product security is essential and production volumes are low. The Virkon™ range of science-based products, for animal health biosecurity, have been specifically engineered [...]

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How do your lids shape up?

By |2020-11-04T11:22:42+00:00October 21st, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding|Tags: , , , |

Plastic, aluminium or paper, die-cut lids are used across a range of packaging pots and containers for dairy, beverage, confectionary and snack products. Produced with only a 0.25mm excess on pot size, die-cut lids provide a much neater and more professional pack than other sealing processes such as ‘cut & seal’ systems. Die-cut lids also require [...]

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Challanges and opportunities for the dairy packaging sector

By |2020-11-11T11:36:26+00:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding, News|

As featured in Dairy Reporter, Alastair Bearman, Sales and Marketing Director  at Chadwicks looks at the challenges and opportunities for Dairy Packaging. COVID-19 has created widespread economic uncertainty resulting in many sectors critically reviewing their business models. The dairy packaging sector is no exception and across the supply chain companies have had to innovate and respond [...]

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Flexible Packaging Trends for Australasia

By |2020-11-11T11:40:30+00:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding, News, Sustainability|

John Harrison, Technical Sales Manager at Chadwicks, has over 30 years’ experience in the packaging sector and offers on the ground sales and technical support to Chadwicks’ growing customer base across Australia and New Zealand. Here John talks about future key trends and the continued challenges for flexible packaging in the region. As seen in What's [...]

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Recess lids for easy application and a secure seal

By |2020-11-30T14:05:18+00:00July 28th, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding|Tags: , , |

Certain products, particularly non-food items, require a specialist lidding solution such as recess lids which offer easy application and are 100 percent tamper proof. Recess lids are predominantly used for non-food, high value products in the agricultural, equine, marine and chemical sectors where product security is essential and production volumes are relatively low. The seal locates [...]

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Shrink sleeves packaging – looking ahead

By |2020-11-30T13:56:26+00:00July 8th, 2020|Categories: Blog, News, Shrink Sleeves|

Talking exclusively to Plastics in Packaging magazine Alastair Bearman, Sales and Marketing Director at Chadwicks shares his views on how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the shrink sleeves packaging industry, as well as future key trends and challenges. He says: “The ability to adapt quickly and be flexible is more important than ever as demand for [...]

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New lids for The Collective are a Recipe for Success

By |2020-06-12T15:40:23+00:00June 12th, 2020|Categories: lidding, News|

Leading pre-cut lids manufacturer Chadwicks of Bury (part of the Clondalkin Group) has produced a differentiated lidding solution for gourmet yoghurt brand, The Collective. Twelve different designs of the UV Flexo printed clear PET lids have been produced, each one featuring a different recipe with the method revealed upon opening. Utilising the same innovative technology as [...]

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Dairy Industries International

By |2020-11-30T14:08:13+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding, News|Tags: , , |

Writing exclusively for Dairy Industries International magazine Alastair Bearman, Sales and Marketing Director at Chadwicks shares his views on future key trends and the continued challenges for flexible packaging within the dairy sector. He says: “Dairy customers across the UK and Europe are increasingly looking for packaging alternatives that offer sustainable value while maintaining product integrity [...]

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Shrink sleeves for branding, a premium finish and product safety

By |2020-10-01T13:48:41+00:00April 17th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Shrink Sleeves, Sustainability|Tags: , , , |

At Chadwicks we continue to produce high quality shrink sleeves for customers and brands across the globe. Printed shrink sleeves have become popular within the beverage, dairy and food industries, but also within non-food sectors. The flexibility of shrink sleeves as a packaging and marketing medium mean that they are being used for an increasing variety [...]

Fully recyclable lidding solution with rPET lids

By |2020-11-30T14:09:12+00:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding|Tags: , , |

New technologies are emerging every year in flexible packaging driven largely by the need to develop more sustainable packaging solutions and the pre-cut lidding market is no exception.  Dairy, food and beverage customers across our UK and European customer base are increasingly looking for packaging alternatives that offer sustainable value whilst at the same time maintain [...]

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