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New: environmentally friendly herb concept

Storytelling, being environmentally friendly and growing your own product. These are all hot topics and German plant wholesaler Gebrüder Cox highlights them in a single concept called "Schnauze voll!". This plastic-free herb concept was introduced at the Hortivation in June 2016 and won several innovation.....

Uflex’s waterless internet flower packaging wins FPA award

Waterless Internet Flower Packaging by India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex Limited has been conferred with a series of Top Honors at the 61st Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards ceremony held in Boca Raton, Florida.The Annual Flexible Packaging Achievement.....

Etiketten-Becker puts new ecological products on the market

Stone paper to substitute plastic?

A label made out of stones? Yes, the new ecological paper products of Etiketten-Becker consists of 80 percent limestone and 20 percent recycled polyethylene and claims to have the same characteristics as polypropylene. This German printing and media company used to produce this so-called stone paper for an.....

Gerben van Giessen, Butterfly Orchids:

"30%-40% of all our plants leave the company with Undrcover"

Gerben van Giessen has been growing Phalaenopsis since 2008 under the name Butterfly Orchids. The company is situated in the Dutch town of Andel and on its 34,000 m² facility more than 2 million Phalaenopsis are produced every year for the European sales market. In 2015, Butterfly Orchids introduced the.....

Thoruplund comes with flowers in a box

Gartneriet Thoruplund has come up with an innovative concept: flowers in a box.With the Flowers for you box (P.P.), the top section of which can easily be removed by the customer. The waterproof base can be used as a pot, which can be placed directly with the plant anywhere in the home.The box can be used in.....

WPS delivery system

Danish grower PKM invests in efficiency, peace of mind

Danish company Gartneriet PKM is one of the market leaders in the production of Campanula and invests in efficiency and peace of mind. PKM focuses on sizeable labor savings, faster response times to market and tranquility in the workplace. In collaboration with WPS a delivery system was designed that meets.....

Floral Happiness

Koen Pack introduces colorful flower sleeve

The new Smartsleeves, picks and labels from Koen Pack are ideal to brighten a bouquet or plant. The Smartsleeve Floral Happiness is available in 50x44cm. The picks are available in 10 and 50cm. The label is available in 8x4cm.Koen Pack has patented the Smartsleeves. The Smartsleeve has the look of a sleeve.....

Dillewijn Zwapak at the IPM Essen:

A foil sleeve that feels like paper

Dillewijn Zwapak's range of new products were situated with the new collections at the IPM Essen, last week.Dillewijn Zwapak, presenting at the fair together with subsidiary Vaselife. From left to right: Lyana Odinokaja, Christel Reterink, Marleen van Dulm and Anna Wagner.The successful Roll 'n Go (flower.....