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Skog for Food launched this fall in the U.S. combines FSC-certified paper with double-sided coating that provides barrier properties and permits production on f/f/s machines.

 


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Gluten Free Bar Power Breakfast in an ingenious paper pouch-bowl adds a major boost of convenience for on-the-go hot breakfasting at work and elsewhere.

 


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Mike Okoroafor, vp, global sustainability & packaging innovation, discusses the key ingredients of McCormick & Company's sustainable packaging projects.

 


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Managed by prominent industry leaders, startup Solve for Food’s strategy relies on microwave-assisted thermal sterilization (MATS) to revolutionize the packaged food market.

 


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Brand owner B&G Foods and vendor Sonoco expound on the breakthrough packaging for Green Giant Veggie Spirals, an all-in-one PrimaPak bowl/bag/carton/tray packaged on f/f/s machinery.

 


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Two diverse biodegradable film options for foods, one for primary packaging and the other for restaurants, that can help reduce food waste sent to landfills were found at Process Expo.

 


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A packaging engineer identifies the three common industry activities that characterize the regular duties of a packaging engineer in any supply chain in today’s fast-paced market.

 


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A consumer study on food packaging sustainability in restaurants and grocery stores found keen interest in biodegradability as a Plan B option when recycling isn’t possible.

 


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915 Labs responds to recent news and developments for the microwave-assisted thermal sterilization processing technology, including updates about Amazon and other ecommerce-driven brands in an exclusive interview.

 


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The patented, insulated bag-in-box packaging called Freez-BIB opens up convenient new options for brands and consumers.

 


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The company’s lead packaging engineer discusses the better-for-you portable snacks that bring mess-free convenience to consumers.

 


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The Medical 8000S thermoform-fill-seal machine produces a range of packaging including flexible packaging, semi-rigid packaging, rigid packaging, modified atmosphere packaging and more. 

 


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A patented carton that can be made foldable or compressible addresses product and packaging waste concerns and is part of a family of inventions under the Project: I-Pack name that also includes a unique airtight, one-way-valv


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OPTEL provides customized inspection automation solutions that comply with device identification regulatory requirements.


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Systech, a global leader in product verification and brand protection, is re-defining the future of authentication.


Skog for Food launched this fall in the U.S. combines FSC-certified paper with double-sided coating that provides barrier properties and permits production on f/f/s machines.

 

For Swedes, “skog” means wood. And for those in the United...


Gluten Free Bar Power Breakfast in an ingenious paper pouch-bowl adds a major boost of convenience for on-the-go hot breakfasting at work and elsewhere.

 

Gluten Free Bar (GFB), Grand Rapids, MI, has extended its on-the-go healthy...


Mike Okoroafor, vp, global sustainability & packaging innovation, discusses the key ingredients of McCormick & Company's sustainable packaging projects.

 

Spice and food flavoring giant McCormick & Company, Hunt Valley, MD...


Managed by prominent industry leaders, startup Solve for Food’s strategy relies on microwave-assisted thermal sterilization (MATS) to revolutionize the packaged food market.

 

Developments continue to heat up in the fast-changing...


Brand owner B&G Foods and vendor Sonoco expound on the breakthrough packaging for Green Giant Veggie Spirals, an all-in-one PrimaPak bowl/bag/carton/tray packaged on f/f/s machinery.

 

As a new kind of food product in a new kind of...


Two diverse biodegradable film options for foods, one for primary packaging and the other for restaurants, that can help reduce food waste sent to landfills were found at Process Expo.

 

The biodegradable packaging market is anything...


A packaging engineer identifies the three common industry activities that characterize the regular duties of a packaging engineer in any supply chain in today’s fast-paced market.

 

When I first transferred into the packaging program...


A consumer study on food packaging sustainability in restaurants and grocery stores found keen interest in biodegradability as a Plan B option when recycling isn’t possible.

 

What do consumers really want and expect from companies and...


915 Labs responds to recent news and developments for the microwave-assisted thermal sterilization processing technology, including updates about Amazon and other ecommerce-driven brands in an exclusive interview.

 

There’s a side...


The patented, insulated bag-in-box packaging called Freez-BIB opens up convenient new options for brands and consumers.

 

LGR Packaging, Cedex, France, has developed the Freez-BIB, a new bag-in-box concept for consumers who want to...


The company’s lead packaging engineer discusses the better-for-you portable snacks that bring mess-free convenience to consumers.

 

When it comes to packaging, convenience has long been the leader of the pack. On the food side, health...


The Medical 8000S thermoform-fill-seal machine produces a range of packaging including flexible packaging, semi-rigid packaging, rigid packaging, modified atmosphere packaging and more. 

 

The Medical 8000S thermoform-fill-seal (TFS)...


A patented carton that can be made foldable or compressible addresses product and packaging waste concerns and is part of a family of inventions under the Project: I-Pack name that also includes a unique airtight, one-way-valve cap.

 

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Carol Zweep of NSF Intl. shares crucial facts and insightful advice about the role of packaging and sustainable biomaterials that can help take a bite out of food waste.

 

According to the dictionary, the noun waste is defined...


The patent-pending resealable SmarterSeal claims to be a better, more practical solution for brands to address consumers' hygiene worries associated with drinking beverages and other canned products.

 

Ever have doubts about how clean...


OPTEL provides customized inspection automation solutions that comply with device identification regulatory requirements.

Our team is dedicated to creating world-class solutions that will allow you to achieve your production and...


Systech, a global leader in product verification and brand protection, is re-defining the future of authentication. As the innovator in serialization, Systech is trusted by top pharmaceutical companies worldwide to ensure regulatory compliance,...


We’re passionate about continuous improvement… always striving for highly creative and intelligent use of automation in our packaging systems.

By creating, controlling, and analyzing motion in ways not seen before, we produce simple and...


The Bilcare Solutions Division is a leading, global producer of a vast array of rigid films. We are part of the Bilcare Group, a global pharma packaging company with strong focus on research and innovations.

Our objective is to serve our...


Family-owned since 1937, we provide packaging comps, 3D rendering, color-managed premedia services, flexo printing plates, steel rule cutting dies and workflow management from production facilities across North America.


We’re building a world where businesses are leaders for environmental stewardship and products are designed from the start with sustainability in mind.

Our work is business-facing: we focus on design and production, rather than consumption....


We specialize in high-volume, precision injection molding for the medical, consumer packaging and high-end industrial markets. With our proprietary engineering processes and extensive manufacturing capabilities, there are no limits to what we can...


Luminite Products is the manufacturer of digital direct laser engraved and non-engraved flexographic print sleeves, cylinders and plates.  Our patented product, Load-N-Lok, is an "air sleeve" that does not require an air mandrel.  Our products are...


Pak West specializes in collaborating with companies to take their growth to the next level. Whether it’s elevating the product packaging for longer shelf life or better shelf presence, introducing new or better packaging equipment due to...


A better idea. A better solution. We want to find a better way.

We believe packaging represents the relationship between people and the products they use. Perimeter was started because we want to improve everyday life through better...


At Piedmont National, our solid values and unwavering commitment to our customers have created lasting relationships for over a half century. Our formula is simple- we stay true to our values of integrity, consistency and common sense. Piedmont...


Ideas move faster. Inspiration flows from one process to the next. Teams are aligned and working toward one goal. The result is better products made faster than ever before.

R&D/Leverage® provides Structural Brand Development and Mold...

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At the heart of our business is a team of talented experts driven by one passion—to exceed our customers’ expectations in everything we do. And, from our state-of-the-art technology, to our many years of experience, to the quality of the partners...

Monday, February 5, 2018 to Wednesday, February 7, 2018

WestPack 2018 delivers leading technologies, free educational presentations, hands-on demonstrations and expert-led Innovation Tours.

Monday, February 5, 2018 to Wednesday, February 7, 2018

At MD&M West 2018, find answers to your medtech challenges—from prototyping to packaging.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 to Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Pharmapack Europe 2018 is Europe's dedicated pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery event.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 to Wednesday, March 7, 2018

ADM Cleveland 2018 showcases the latest in robotics, automation, plastics, packaging and design engineering.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to Wednesday, April 18, 2018

From contract packaging/manufacturing to components, BIOMEDevice Boston 2018 helps you develop the next gen of medical devices.

Monday, April 23, 2018 to Wednesday, April 25, 2018

CPhI North America 2018 is the epicenter for pharma innovation, emerging trends, insights and education.

Monday, June 11, 2018 to Wednesday, June 13, 2018

EastPack 2018 highlights two industry mega-trends: smart manufacturing and 3D printing. See the latest cobots and a dedicated 3D Printing Zone.

Monday, June 11, 2018 to Wednesday, June 13, 2018

MD&M East 2018, now in its 34th year, is the largest medtech event on the East Coast.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Back for its 15th year, MinnPack 2018 brings you the latest packaging equipment, automation and design ideas.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018

MD&M Minneapolis 2018 features an expanded conference, sessions on the expo floor, networking activities and expert-led Innovation Tours.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 to Wednesday, November 14, 2018

PackEx 2018 is Québec’s largest, most comprehensive packaging event. Explore the latest innovations, processes and new products.