In the media
Recent news stories on accessibility and hard-to-open packaging:
Food & Drink Business Accessible packaging added to awards
PKN Packaging News Accessibility survey reveals gaps
July | August 2018
Australian Food News Australian ‘Easy-open cup’ range wins global awardMay 2018
Australia food News WorldStar Packaging Award for SPC ProVital easy-open cupDecember 2017
Sydney Morning Herald Richard Glover: The packaging industry is waging a war against humanityOctober 2017
PKN Packaging News Who cares about the baby boomers?July | August 2017 By Alexandra Brayshaw
Australian Institute of Packaging Newsletter How to meet the needs of the growing ageing populationJune 2017 By Alexandra Brayshaw
PKN Packaging News PIDA AWARDS 2017: Young professionals shine in packaging
PKN Packaging News Fruit cup helps save food through packagingJune 2016
PKN Packaging News Packaging saving food in the spotlightJune 2016
The Huffington Post: When Accessibility Gets Labeled ‘Wasteful’ By Kim SauderMarch 2016
Food and Beverage Magazine Australian Institute of Packing introduces Accessible Packaging DesignFebruary 2016
Packaging News (PKN) Elderly patients welcome easy-open packaging mandateFebruary 2016
Packaging News (PKN) Study says packaging can leave older consumers feeling powerless By Tony Corbin.February 2016
Financial Times The Silver Economy: Baby boomers power new age of spendingNovember 2014
Choice magazine Pack AttackSeptember 2014
Food Magazine Packaging Accessibility – an ageing issueSeptember 2014
Packaging news (PKN) Accessible packaging easily opens new marketSeptember 2014
Packaging news (PKN) Gumnut cracks open the business case for accessibilityOctober 2013
Sydney Morning Herald Good buys with terrible twistsJuly 2013
Food Magazine Accessing the market with innovationJuly 2012
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