Environmental Impact Study: Single Use Vs. Reusable

2022-05-24T18:37:21+02:00March 31st, 2022|

A Lifecycle Analysis (LCA study), commissioned by the European Paper Packaging Alliance (EPPA), and conducted by the renowned engineering and environmental consultancy, Ramboll has been published.

 Contrary to simplistic product-only LCAs, Ramboll took a systems-based approach to assess the differences in environmental impact between paper-based single-use packaging and multi-use systems for in-store use in quick service restaurants […]

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Cup Print Gains 100% Green Energy Certification

2021-08-24T17:33:15+02:00August 24th, 2021|

Cup Print is the largest supplier of environmentally-friendly paper cups in Europe and has invested significantly in sustainable technology innovation.

With the majority of production being either certified-as-recyclable, or compostable products, an important follow-on target was to ensure that all manufacturing and operations consume renewable energy exclusively.

The organisation is proud to report that all energy at […]

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SUPD Paper Cup Labelling – All You Need to Know

2021-10-08T11:11:03+02:00February 15th, 2021|

New packaging labelling laws are coming into effect across Europe to combat marine litter levels.

The Single Use Plastic Directive (SUPD) requires standard ‘Plastic in Product’ markings for beverage cups, regardless of plastic content levels. (See image above for example of placement.)

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Cups delivered to customers […]
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Case Study – Banana Scoops

2021-01-07T15:41:18+01:00January 7th, 2021|

Custom Printed Ice Cream Tubs


Launch a new frozen food brand, make it stand out – and comply with all the requirements of a major retailer. (From scratch, without finance).


Eye-catching, sustainable product packaging. Go-to-market confidence from flexible, reliable supply backed by strong customer service. Products in mainstream retail freezers!

Jess [...]

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Cup Print BRCGS Standard Enhanced to AA

2020-12-18T16:47:06+01:00December 18th, 2020|

Cup Print are proud to announce that their certification for the BRCGS Global Standard for Packaging Material Issue 6 has attained an AA grade.

  • Standard delivers extra confidence for Cup Print customers and consumers in product Quality Management, High Hygiene and Food Safety Standards
  • Higher AA Grade achieved within new updated Issue 6 Standards, enhanced from […]
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Custom Printed Paper Cups – Christmas 2020 Inspiration

2020-11-30T10:55:28+01:00November 26th, 2020|

The Holiday Season is a chance to showcase your brand in the glow of the festive lights – and putting cheer into 2020 is something everyone needs!

Here’s a roundup of some of the early designs hitting countertops now and heading out into the street full of delicious wintery drinks.

Double-Wall cups are the obvious […]

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Ha Ha Ha Halloweeen Guide for Coffee Shops and Cafes 2020

2020-10-01T17:51:02+02:00September 23rd, 2020|

It’s time to cast a spell over your premises ready for the falling leaves and spooky visitors. (Warning: seriously painful jokes ahead).

Ghouls, witches and demanding young demons will all want warm and fiendish drinks to ward off other evil spirits trying to muscle in on their candy collection rounds.

Before you fang over to the costume […]

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How Covid19 is Changing the Way Coffee Shops Trade

2020-05-06T14:45:51+02:00April 17th, 2020|

The world has turned upside down and we’re all grasping that there’s going to be a new reality. Already it seems that those that adapt smart and fast will be ahead of the curve.

There’s no blueprint or playbook for this out-of-the-blue event, so bear in mind that not every pivot or initiative will pay […]

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Cup Print Covid19 Early April Operational Update

2020-04-09T16:03:15+02:00April 9th, 2020|

Cup Print’s short-run, on-demand, custom paper cup printing model remains fully operational to support your business in these exceptionally challenging times.

We know supply chains are affected for many, but want you to know we can plug these gaps and fulfil any missing inventory to keep you moving.

Here’s some of the steps we’ve taken during the […]

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Ice Cream Tips and Trends for 2020

2020-02-25T09:10:17+01:00January 27th, 2020|

It’s that time of the year to think about sunnier days.

Whether that’s serving scoops at events, or perhaps branching out to make the most of brighter, longer days by adding iced snacks to your product line.

Here’s some tips and trends […]