Cadbury to launch confectionery range in new packaging
Packaging Business Review - Oct 5th 2011, 10:53
UK-based brand and packaging design agency Slice Design has created a new look for Kraft Foods' Cadburyâ€™s range of Christmas confectionery.
Slice has designed a contemporary look incorporating a raft of new quirky cartoon characters and gave new illustrations style for the selection boxes.
The boxes are designed with a series of characters with distinct personality traits; characters include Santa, Rudy the reindeer and Clyde the snowman.
Slice also helped to create Character Bags, a new structural format to add value to the Christmas range.
Slice Design creative director Alan Gilbody said the characters Santa and Rudolph were made magical by giving them contemporary, quirky personalities to appeal to kids whose world is influenced by Pixar and video games.
Carbon footprints for five beverage categories released by BIER
24/05/2013 - 15:37
n an effort to accelerate understanding of beverage sector impacts on climate change and identify reduction priorities for greenhouse gas emissions, the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) has published its research on carbon footprints for five beverage categories, including beer, bottled water, carbonated soft drink, spirits and wine.
Adcock gets proposals for 100% aquisition
10/05/2013 - 08:05
South African drugmaker Adcock Ingram said on Thursday a rival bid was in the offing to a $675m (R60.7) one made by conglomerate Bidvest [JSE:BVT], raising the stakes for a possible acquisition and pushing its share price up almost 8%.
US: Berghoff Brewing to revive brands, change brewers
24/04/2013 - 07:53
Berghoff Brewing will revive its brands this summer with updated recipes, and a move to contract brewing the beers at Stevens Point Brewery.
Namibian pharmaceutical manufacturer, Fabupharm, grows 100% in one year
23/04/2013 - 09:51
Fabupharm Products, a wholly-owned Namibian pharmaceutical manufacturer, has doubled in size over the past year. Subsequent to upgrading its manufacturing facility to comply with international standards, Fabupharm announced recently it has received an Official Manufacturing GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) License from the Namibian Medicines Regulatory Council (NMRC). This means that Fabupharm is now licensed to manufacture scheduled medicinal products.
Aspen to buy Nestle infant food business
18/04/2013 - 13:25
Johannesburg - Aspen Pharmacare Holdings [JSE:APN] has plans to buy Nestle's infant nutritional business for $215m, the company said on Thursday.