PETinsights 3_22

(Phto credit: Sidel)


In India, ITC pioneer a hyper flexible Sidel complete aseptic PET line with many firsts

Sidel Parma, Italy

One of India's foremost private sector companies, ITC, recently introduced a brand new range of milk-based drinks with fruit pieces while expanding their juice portfolio with a variety of premium 100% Indian fruit, 0% concentrate and 0% preservative juices. With both they trusted Sidel and their proven expertise in aseptic packaging, investing in a complete line, featuring the first dry preform sterilisation in India. Besides helping this manufacturer to gain greater productivity and flexibility, Sidel designed and tested their three new PET bottle formats for absolute food safety and powerful packaging differentiation on retailers’ shelves.

ITC Limited, founded in 1910, are a leading company in the Indian market. With a gross sales value of ten billion US dollars and a diversified portfolio covering many industry sectors – food and beverage, packaging, agriculture and hospitality services, among others – ITC are headquartered in Kolkata (West Bengal) and employ 34,000 people today.  This innovation-driven company apply a holistic approach of ‘Integrated Crop Engagement’ to their products, thus meeting the most stringent international food safety standards. In addition, they have received several certifications for their organic and sustainable farm practices. [1]

PETnology's Resource Guide
comPETence center

The comPETence center provides your organisation with a dynamic, cost effective way to promote your products and services.

Find out more

Our premium articles

Find our premium articles, interviews, reports and more
in 4 issues in 2022.

Find out more
Current issue