Chinese dairy manufacturer Mengniu revitalises organic milk using Tetra Pak solutions

CHINA - Mengniu, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, has upgraded its premium line of organic milk in collaboration with Tetra Pak, making it the first white milk in the world to use Tetra Prisma® Aseptic 250 Edge with DreamCap™​​. According to Tetra Pak, the new product line has a higher protein content, tastes better and…

Kaslink and Tetra Pak partner to stay ahead of competition

EUROPE – Kaslink, a Finnish dairy company, has partnered with the global multinational packaging company Tetra Pak to stay ahead of competition in the plant-based dairy drinks markets. FoodingredientsFirst reported that the global market for alternative dairy drinks is expected to reach US$16.3 billion this year alone, according to Innova Market Insights data, a dramatic…

Tetra Pak achieves 50% renewable electricity consumption since RE100 commitment​

​SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak, a multinational packaging company, has obtained half of its global electricity supply from renewable sources, putting the company firmly on course to meet its RE100 commitment of using only renewable electricity across all global operations by 2030. RE100 is a global, collaborative business initiative led by The Climate Group in partnership…

Tetra Pak and Yili launch the first drinking yoghurt with large fruit and cereal pieces

CHINA - Tetra Pak, the multinational food manufacturing and packaging company, has announced that it has helped Yili, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, to produce the world’s first drinking yoghurt with large fruit and cereal pieces. ​​ According to the company, Yili launched the breakthrough product in Tetra Top 200ml with large re-sealable screw caps,…

Tetra Pak says plastic straws are vital and should not be banned

SWITZERLAND –Food packaging giant Tetra Pak has said plastic straws serve a "vital" function in cartons and should not be banned. Plastic straws can be recycled together with used cartons if they are pushed back into the box, the company said. Tetra Pak is developing a paper straw but it said it would still "be…

Tetra Pak launches Extrusion Wheel for stick ice cream products

SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak, Switzerland’s Tetra Laval’s subsidiary has launched an Extrusion Wheel that produces stick ice cream products with large-sized inclusions, such as whole nuts, real fruit segments, or cookie dough chunks at the highest capacity on the market. The Extrusion Wheel can be added to existing lines and uses a vertical rotating design…

Tetra Pak reduces energy use of separators by 40% with Encapt technology

SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak, the multinational food packaging and processing company, has reduced the energy use of its separators by 40%, by incorporating a breakthrough pressure management technology, Encapt​, into the systems’ design. According to the company, this Encapt technology lowers the atmospheric pressure around the spinning bowl using a low-pressure pump, and the system…

Tetra Pak to develop paper straws for its portion-size carton packages​

SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader programme to help address the issue of plastic straw waste. Straws play an integral functional role on portion packages, but if not disposed of properly, they…

Tetra Pak appoints first ever Nigerian Managing Director

NIGERIA - Tetra Pak West Africa has announced the appointment of Oshiokamele Aruna as the new Managing Director of the company, making him the first Nigerian to attain this position in the history of Tetra Pak, the world’s leading processing and packaging solutions provider. According to Beverage Industry News NG, Arun has over 18 years’…

Tetra Pak launches new packaging material effects to attract shoppers’ attention

SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak, a multinational food packaging and processing company, has launched a suite of new packaging material effects, known as Tetra Pak Artistry, to help food and beverage producers revitalise the look and feel of their products. These effects help brands attract shoppers’ attention without the need for the manufacturer to switch to…