Swedish supermarkets replace sticky labels with laser marking

Signal of change / Swedish supermarkets replace sticky labels with laser marking

By Dorothy Ng / 20 Jan 2017

Swedish supermarkets replace sticky labels with laser marking

The humble fruit sticker may seem an unlikely cause for environmental concern but removing it from produce could create huge savings in plastic, energy and CO2 emissions. In response to consumer demand for less packaging, Dutch fruit and veg supplier Nature & More and Swedish supermarket ICA have joined forces to run a trial to replace sticky labels on organic avocados and sweet potatoes with a laser mark.



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