Plastic-free packaging Earthpouch

First Overseas Order for Plastic-Free Earthpouch

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A FIRST overseas order for B&G’s Earthpouch – the first plastic-free compostable and recyclable food packaging pouch – has just been completed. The Earthpouch was launched in the new year by B&G Products (acquired by Sirane in April) – with Troofoods the first brand to use the new material – and a range of brands have since switched their packaging …

Press Release: Sustainable food awards: Earthpouch shortlisted in sustainable packaging category

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B&G Products’ Earthpouch has been shortlisted for an award at the Sustainable Food Awards, with the winners being announced in Amsterdam in June. The Earthpouch – a plastic-free packaging pouch which is both recyclable and compostable – one of three finalists for the Sustainable Packaging Award. Winners will be announced on June 7th at the Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre, …

Press Release: B&G Products becomes part of Sirane Group

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SIRANE has acquired flexible packaging manufacturer B&G Products in a move which immediately expands Sirane’s product range and allows for expansion at B&G. B&G Products – a UK-based manufacturer of innovative bags and pouches – has become part of the Sirane Group, with the sale for an undisclosed sum going through yesterday. The partnership will allow Sirane to access new …

Press Release: B&G Products to increase production of Plastic-Free Earthpouch

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B&G Products has ordered another top-of-the-range Stand-Up Pouch Machine for an undisclosed six-figure sum. The new machine can manufacture side gusset, flat, Stand-Up Pouches and B&G’s latest Innovation the Plastic Free Earthpouch®. It features the latest technologies available in pouch making. Some of the features on the new pouch machine are laser guidance, auto tack hole registration, double cut, and …

B&G Products produces Earthpouch® for Troofoods

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Driven by a desire to make an environmentally friendly stand up pouch which can be recycled and is compostable, B&G Products and partner HAVI have spent the last couple of years developing a solution that is credible, high performing and yet affordable. The Troofoods designs were printed by local partner TCL Packaging using plates from YRG Eclipse. The range of …

It’s been a busy 2017

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B&G have had a fantastic year for growth and 2017 is shaping up to be our best year yet. We are currently going through a period of significant growth and are growing both our existing workforce and customer base to reflect this. We have introduced a series of machines and processes to help us expand our ever growing bag offerings. …

Bread and Jam Fest 2017 - B&G Products

Bread and Jam Fest 2017 – See you there!

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B&G Products are excited to announce we’ll be at Bread & Jam Fest 2017. Hundreds of food and drink founders – from fledgling start-ups to Food and Drink’s biggest names – will descend upon the Institute of Directors in Pall Mall on 6th and 7th of October. The visitors’ mission will be to savor Bread & Jam’s ground-breaking agenda of …

Finalists in the UK Packaging Awards - B&G Products

Finalists in the UK Packaging Awards!

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Finalists in the UK Packaging Awards! B&G Products are ecstatic to be shortlisted in the 2017 Packaging Awards. We are proud finalists in the Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year category for our Antibacterial Cool Bag. Our new innovative product uses the revolutionary Biomaster Technology. This offers antibacterial protection on the inside of our cool bag against threats such as …

Outstanding BRC Audit - B&G Products

Outstanding BRC Audit

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We are very proud to announce that an AA grade was achieved in our recent BRC audit for BRC Global Standards Packaging & Packaging Materials, Issue 5. B&G has always taken quality standards very seriously and since gaining our first BRC certification at grade A in 2012, our knowledge and understanding of what makes a successful quality management system has …

Rayeesa anti-bacterial bag - B&G Products

Rayeesa Case Study

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As part of our trade mission to Chicago, we had the pleasure of meeting Rayeesa. Rayeesa offers an authentic Indian Cookery school and also runs a success brand, selling across independent retailers. She was seeking a supplier of insulated packaging for her frozen packaging, which she takes to trade shows.