Emagine Packaging Limited, UK
Richard Coles launched his packaging consultancy, Emagine Packaging Ltd, five years ago with sustainability as a core brand value. He has over 30 years R&D experience in the food manufacturing and packaging industries gained with leading organisations from across the agri-food supply chain. He was recently involved with two Ellen MacArthur Foundation scheme circular economy collaborative research projects on pack eco-innovation. He is an Associate in Packaging at the Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, for its MSc programmes in Food Innovation and Food Safety & Quality Management. He is an Associate Lecturer in Innovation & Design for the Open University. He is an Editor/Writer of book called “Food and Beverage Packaging Technology”.