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Plastic Free Packaging – A Step in the New Direction

“Reduce, reuse, recycle”. That’s a phrase all of us have heard and it continues to be key in moving towards a more sustainable future. One of the biggest reasons for this is society’s reliance on fossil-based packaging for the majority of packaging products.

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DOW Packaging Innovation Awards​

The team at O F Packaging are beyond grateful to announce that our High Barrier, Kerbside Recyclable Muesli Pouch for Brookfarm using the Roll ‘n’ Recycle program has won the prestigious Diamond Award at the Dow 2021 Packaging Innovation Awards.

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Organic Food Packaging

As humans become more health-conscious, more attention has been given to what we put inside our bodies. Mass-produced products contain too many preservatives and synthetic chemicals that harm us in the long run. Society has turned to organic goods because of the benefits they offer our bodies and the environment.

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Sustainable Sourcing

Climate change is a real and pressing issue that affects all generations. These environmental concerns, if left unchecked, could have disastrous and irreversible consequences. Even as the world slowly recovers from the pandemic, greenhouse gas emissions are at an all-time high. Promises and plans for programmes that curb their environmental impact are not enough.

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Packaging Innovations You Need by OF Pack

Packaging has become an integral part of our modern lives. The 11th century saw the invention of the first known packaging solution. Egyptians wrapped their food in paper to keep it safe during handling and transportation and then sold it at flea markets. This resulted in a thriving industry. Fast forward to 2022, businesses have discovered a plethora of ways to maximise the potential of product packaging.

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The Ultimate Guide to Greenwashing

It is a well-known fact that the increasing production demands and current business practices are negatively impacting the environment. Consumer demand is unlimited while natural resources, such as fossil fuels, are not. This has led companies to turn to corporate environmentalism. They want to appease strong consumer reactions against unethical environmental practices. This makes green marketing a must.

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Ice Cream Packaging

Ice cream is perhaps the most popular frozen dessert in Australia (if not the world), enjoyed by all ages. With many varieties and healthier options available, there is definitely something for everyone.

While providing customers with options is great, it poses a problem to those who manufacture and sell ice cream. How will you, as a manufacturer, make your product stand out from the competition?

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Selling Sustainable Seafood

The aquaculture industry around the world has struggled to keep up as consumer demand for seafood has quadrupled over the last 50 years. By 2050, humanity will likely consume more fish and shellfish than it did in the past century. Dietary limitations, population growth, cost, new fishing methods, and culture all play a role.

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Choosing the Right Wine Packaging | Your Complete Guide

Technological advancements introduced various ways to pack wine. Back then, spirits and alcohol only came in cork-sealed bottles. Nowadays, brands are shipping liquor products in anything, from casks and bottles to pouches and custom cardboard boxes with internal bag and spout. Yes, box wine is no longer just for budget brands!

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Plastic-free packaging

Plastic Free Packaging – A Step in the New Direction

“Reduce, reuse, recycle”. That’s a phrase all of us have heard and it continues to be key in moving towards a more sustainable future. One of the biggest reasons for this is society’s reliance on fossil-based packaging for the majority of packaging products.

Read More

DOW Packaging Innovation Awards​

The team at O F Packaging are beyond grateful to announce that our High Barrier, Kerbside Recyclable Muesli Pouch for Brookfarm using the Roll ‘n’ Recycle program has won the prestigious Diamond Award at the Dow 2021 Packaging Innovation Awards.

Read More
Organic food options

Organic Food Packaging

As humans become more health-conscious, more attention has been given to what we put inside our bodies. Mass-produced products contain too many preservatives and synthetic chemicals that harm us in the long run. Society has turned to organic goods because of the benefits they offer our bodies and the environment.

Read More
O F Packaging Australia

Sustainable Sourcing

Climate change is a real and pressing issue that affects all generations. These environmental concerns, if left unchecked, could have disastrous and irreversible consequences. Even as the world slowly recovers from the pandemic, greenhouse gas emissions are at an all-time high. Promises and plans for programmes that curb their environmental impact are not enough.

Read More
Innovative Packaging Ideas

Packaging Innovations You Need by OF Pack

Packaging has become an integral part of our modern lives. The 11th century saw the invention of the first known packaging solution. Egyptians wrapped their food in paper to keep it safe during handling and transportation and then sold it at flea markets. This resulted in a thriving industry. Fast forward to 2022, businesses have discovered a plethora of ways to maximise the potential of product packaging.

Read More
Greenwashing operations

The Ultimate Guide to Greenwashing

It is a well-known fact that the increasing production demands and current business practices are negatively impacting the environment. Consumer demand is unlimited while natural resources, such as fossil fuels, are not. This has led companies to turn to corporate environmentalism. They want to appease strong consumer reactions against unethical environmental practices. This makes green marketing a must.

Read More
ice cream packaging options

Ice Cream Packaging

Ice cream is perhaps the most popular frozen dessert in Australia (if not the world), enjoyed by all ages. With many varieties and healthier options available, there is definitely something for everyone.

While providing customers with options is great, it poses a problem to those who manufacture and sell ice cream. How will you, as a manufacturer, make your product stand out from the competition?

Read More

Selling Sustainable Seafood

The aquaculture industry around the world has struggled to keep up as consumer demand for seafood has quadrupled over the last 50 years. By 2050, humanity will likely consume more fish and shellfish than it did in the past century. Dietary limitations, population growth, cost, new fishing methods, and culture all play a role.

Read More

Choosing the Right Wine Packaging | Your Complete Guide

Technological advancements introduced various ways to pack wine. Back then, spirits and alcohol only came in cork-sealed bottles. Nowadays, brands are shipping liquor products in anything, from casks and bottles to pouches and custom cardboard boxes with internal bag and spout. Yes, box wine is no longer just for budget brands!

Read More