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 …

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 …


An Update regarding the UK Packaging Awards

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You might have seen our previous blog post where we covered how we were shortlisted for the 2017 packaging awards. Today we are going to elaborate a little more about this, and what it is exactly we were nominated for. The UK Packaging Awards counted a record number of entries for this year. The ceremony took place on Wednesday 22nd …

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 …

B&G Export Stateside - B&G Products

B&G Export Stateside

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We are gearing up to manufacture our own unique food pouch for local partners Sirane and TCL Packaging in the retail trade. This is a follow-up to the export trade mission which saw us visit Chicago as part of the Department for International Trades first Midlands Engine trade mission.

Bread & Butter fest 2016

Bread & Butter Fest 2016 – See you there!

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B&G Products are excited to announce we’ll be at Bread & Butter Fest 2016 on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th of November at the Institute of Directors in London. Up to 1,000, food and drink entrepreneurs will be in attendance with 60 hours of bespoke industry on offer. Bread & Butters story is this: “Bread & Butter came about through …

UK Trade Mission to North America - B&G Products

B&G Products part of UK Trade Mission to North America

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B&G Products was proud to be a part of a new B&G Products part of UK Trade Mission to North America that showed how important it is to invest in the Midlands. The company has worked for quite some time in order to establish new business connections with various regions of the US. The Midlands Engine is the first trade …