Sports Nutrition

Seaweed packaging: Lucozade trials plastic free sports hydration with edible pouches

31 Aug 2018 --- Lucozade Sport has announced plans to trial plastic-free sports drinks and gels encased in an edible seaweed outer layer. Brand owner Lucozade Ribena Suntory has teamed up with materials engineering startup Skipping Rocks Lab to trial their revolutionary Ooho product at selected running events beginning in September 2018. The trial will expand to wider UK based events in the new year, a Lucozade Ribena Suntory spokesperson tells PackagingInsights.

Chamber pouches: Multiple compartments for multi-market appeal

24 Jul 2018 --- Sports nutrition specialist Arranti has launched Chamber Pouch, a stand-up flexible gusset pouch with up to three separate chambers, offering an ideal solution for selling combinations of two or more products that are typically used together or mixed.

Celsius To Debut “Celsius Heat” At National Association Of Convenience Stores

11 Oct 2017 --- Celsius Holdings, Inc, maker of the leading global fitness drink, Celsius®, announced that it will debut its new trainer-grade line, Celsius Heat™, to the convenience store channel at the National Association of Convenience Stores Show, which runs from October 17-20 at McCormick Place in Chicago.

B’more Organic Announces Packaging Change And Rebrand

13 Sep 2017 --- B’more Organic, makers of organic skyr-based protein smoothies, is taking New Year New You to new heights and will begin 2018 with a reduced 12.8 ounce bottle and rebrand. The Baltimore-based company will be showcasing it in their hometown at the 2017 Natural Products Expo East.

Boost Unveils Plain Packaging For Protein Range

11 Sep 2017 --- Boost has launched a plain packaging format for its protein range of drinks, as it claims the protein category is growing faster in the convenience channel than anywhere else. Boost sales director Al Gunn, said: “Having seen a huge demand for our price marked protein products, we felt was the time to offer our customers a plain pack version to give them more flexibility.”

Almond Pro™ Determined To "Make America Healthy Again" With High Protein Almond Products And Summer Tour

23 May 2017 --- Almond Pro™ (almondpro website) announces the re-release of its High Protein Almond Flour, with fully re-designed packaging. The new natural foods company has already enjoyed breakout success with their Almond Protein Powder, which hit the market in November 2016 and has been a hot seller ever since.

For Performix™ And Tricorbraun, It's Hip To Be Square

08 May 2017 --- Sports nutrition is a $7 billion category with a projected growth of 8.4% CAGR by 2021, 1 the highest growth rate among vitamins, dietary supplements and sports nutrition nutraceutical categories.

Fuelgood Protein Announces New Packaging

20 Apr 2017 --- Fuelgood Protein LLC, a HPP ready-to-drink protein, has rolled out a new packaging design to highlight the natural, premium ingredients packed in each of its four flavors: Toasted Cinnamon Vanilla, Thin Mint Cacao, Espresso Caramel and Matcha Cardamom.

SternMaid Extends Filling Capacities with New Doypack Line

09 Mar 2017 --- In order to respond even more flexibly to customers’ wishes, SternMaid has invested in a Doypack line. From now on, the contract manufacturer and co-packing service provider will be able to pack end products in ready-made stand-up pouches with or without a zipper and three- or four-edge seal bags. Up to 40 bags per minute can be filled with dry beverage bases, superfoods, powdered dietetic drinks or products for athletes.

The Pickle Juice Company Launches Boxed Packaging

01 Mar 2017 --- The Pickle Juice Company, the maker of the first purpose-built sports beverage on the market, which is scientifically proven to relieve muscle cramps, announces the launch of Pickle Juice™ in a 20 liter box. Complete with an easy to use spout, athletes can grab a cup, push down on the tap and consume for a quick reboot.

Parkside Creates Home Compostable Pack For Cricket Flour Based Energy Bar

15 Feb 2017 --- Leading packaging solutions provider, Parkside, is extending its compostable packaging range with a home compostable pack for a newly launched energy bar made from powdered cricket flour.

Muscle Milk Releases Limited Edition College-Themed Bottles

20 Sep 2016 --- CytoSport, Inc., one of leading sports nutrition companies and maker of Muscle Milk® premium protein products, will feature seven college athletic programs on custom, limited edition 14ounce packaging to celebrate the start of college football season.

The Krones Cycling Bottle Wins The A’Design Award 2016

09 Jun 2016 --- A sports bottle must be sturdy, stable, and handy - and it is clearly on a winning way if it also looks great. The Krones cycling bottle has been awarded the "Packaging Design" in this year's A’Design Award for its extraordinary design.

Coca-Cola Uses Customized Hot Till System From KHS

10 May 2016 --- Around the globe consumers are finding that juices and sports drinks are a healthy alternative to what are often rather sugary soft drinks. Bottlers who want to muscle in on this growth market have to satisfy the special technical demands made of the process and filling technology for such products.

Ampac Wins Alufoil Trophy For Innovative Stand-up Pouch

25 Apr 2016 --- Ampac, a division of ProAmpac and the world’s leader in creative packaging solutions, has won an Alufoil trophy for a new product innovation.

Global Closure Systems Exhibits At Brau Beviale 2015

29 Oct 2015 --- Global Closure Systems (GCS) has announced that the group will exhibit and present its innovations and newly developed products at BrauBeviale in Nuremberg, from 10 to 12 November, Hall 4 Stand 4-319.

Titan Tea Debuts New Packaging, Adds Two New Flavors To Its Lineup

21 Sep 2015 --- Titan Tea, the electrolyte-infused organic line of cold-brewed teas, is unveiling two new flavors as well as distinctive new packaging at the Natural Products Expo East.

Amcor Rigid Plastics Wins Silver A' Design Award

01 Sep 2015 --- Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging for food, beverage, spirits, personal/home care and healthcare industries, has been awarded a 2015 Silver A’ Design Award from the A’ Design Award & Competition, an international design contest based in Como, Italy.

Nurishment Launches £1 Price-Marked Packs

21 Apr 2015 --- Nurishment has launched limited edition £1 price-marked packs of the four best-selling SKUs of Nurishment Original.

Amcor Rigid Plastics Captures Golden A' Design Award for Redesign of Toni's PROfit Sports Beverage Container

09 Apr 2015 --- Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging for food, beverage, spirits, personal/home care and healthcare industries, has been awarded a 2014 Golden A’ Design Award from the A’ Design Award & Competition.