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Sustainable packaging trends: What considerations are there in reducing food waste?

March 20, 2014

Consumers are recycling cans, bottles, paper and plastic—a virtual ‘no-brainer’ across the country. Americans and the towns in which they live are striving to get greener. So what really happens to a package at the end of its life? That’s only one of several factors that go into its sustainability score.


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PMMI–PACK EXPO presents food packaging and retail options at FMI Connect 2014

March 14, 2014

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, owner and producer of the PACK EXPO tradeshows, and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) are partnering to bring the PMMI–PACK EXPO Possibilities in Packaging Pavilion to FMI Connect 2014, to be held June 10-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago.


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MAP Check 3 boosts efficiency at leading Scandinavian snack maker

March 5, 2014

KiMs, one of Scandinavia’s leading snack food producers, continually strives for efficiency improvements.One of the first areas the company looked at was the quality-assurance testing on the modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) line at its factory in central Denmark. After doing so, it decided to invest in Dansensor’s new MAP Check 3 on-line gas analyzers on three of the plant’s MAP lines.


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Trending: Then, now and forever

February 14, 2014

This look back into 30 years of packaging innovations shows how far certain packaging structures, trends and conveniences have come and examines the many features that consumers love.


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Nonni’s Biscotti launches greener product packaging

January 23, 2014
Biscotti baker Nonni’s Biscotti revamps its packaging in effort to reduce waste and help customers reduce their carbon footprint.
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Dow Performance Packaging launches Innovation Center

September 25, 2013

The Performance Packaging business is launching Pack Studios, a collaborative capability that it says can accelerate packaging application projects through a global network of labs, experts and testing equipment.


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Packaging Corp. of America to buy Boise for $1.27 billion to add mills

September 19, 2013

Packaging Corp. of America, the fourth-largest U.S. producer of corrugated shipping cases, agrees to purchase Boise Inc. for about $1.27 billion, to boost capacity. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter. The move will boost the company’s presence in the Pacific Northwest.


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PACK EXPO partners with Koelnmesse GmbH for global reach

July 18, 2013

PACK EXPO and Koelnmesse GmbH collaborate to promote their packaging and processing industry events and provide insight for companies considering expansion in North America, Europe and India. This arrangement will allow PACK EXPO attendees to come away with a better picture of global factors impacting their packaging and processing operations, the two groups say.


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Depositing system fills multiple package styles

March 12, 2013
Mequon, WI  Yamato’s custom-designed depositing solution is engineered to handle a wide variety of applications.
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Equipment Briefs: February 2013

February 13, 2013
Read about new snack and bakery industry equipment.
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AIB HACCP Workshop for Packaging

Manhattan, KS
United States
Following the GMP Workshop for Packaging Manufacturing Facilities, AIB will present a hands-on, step-by-step program to develop and verify your HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) program. AIB's HACCP Workshop receives high marks from participants for its informative approach and active student participation. This program has the approval of the HACCP Alliance and provides students with a practical science-based approach to the critical program needed in food packaging manufacturing plants. Read More

The Essentials of Sustainable Packaging

10/25/12
Mississauga
Canada
Contact: Lindsey Ogle
The Essentials of Sustainable Packaging offers a comprehensive introduction to sustainability considerations that apply to the entire packaging life cycle: material sourcing, packaging design, manufacturing, transport, and end-of-life.

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Interpack 2014: Processes and Packaging Facts At-A-Glance

5/8/14
Düsseldorf Fairgrounds
Düsseldorf
Germany

Come join us for Interpack 2014: Processes And Packaging Facts At-A-Glance!

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Angelic Bakehouse

Our March issue highlights Angelic Bakehouse, Cudahy, WI.

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Food Safety Summit Conference & Expo - Live Webinar Sessions

The Food Safety Summit offers the opportunity to attend and participate in these selected sessions remotely by registering and joining in LIVE from your computer.

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2014 April

Come check out the latest edition of Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery! This month's edition features a special look into the family-owned Ballreich Bros. manufacturer in Tiffin, Ohio.

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Organic Production and Food Quality: A Down to Earth Analysis

Effects of Organic Production on Food Quality is the first comprehensive book on how organic production methods influence the safety and quality of foods, based on an unbiased assessment of the latest scientific findings.  The title is a 'must-have' for everyone working within the food industry.

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