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With a recycling rate of 38% in 2016 for expanded polystyrene (EPS), why are companies eliminating the affordable, reliable protective packaging material from their...

Regulations. Testing. Budget. Budget. Budget. Pharmaceutical and medical device packaging professionals share their biggest challenges during PMP News’s 2016-2017 Salary...

A beverage packaging star is born: Leveraging the trend toward canned brews, Anheuser-Busch has launched Estrella Jalisco beer in the United States in a distinctive foil-...

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

 

LGR Packaging, Cedex, France, has...

Popular mid-summer packaging topics involve analysis of Amazon’s latest move in ecommerce, a new package from Quaker Oats, trends in smart packaging, new technology for...

Ensuring pharmaceutical products and medical devices are sterile and free of contamination is a dividing line between meaningful treatment and harmful disservice. This...

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...

For the ultimate in production flexibility and floor-space utilization for its secondary packaging operation, Switzerland’s Schützengarten brewery recently installed a...

Packaging Safety Expert Gary Kestenbaum offers 12 suggestions on how to adjust and improve risk oversight processes to keep prior risk from becoming future certainty. ...

More than 800 supply chain and information technology (IT) professionals from 32 countries participated in the fourth annual “Top 5 Trends in Enterprise Labeling” survey...

Efforts to prevent poisonings related to Proctor & Gamble’s liquid laundry pacs continue with the company’s latest packaging innovation: a harder-to-open Child-Guard...

So much information is being delivered to consumers nowadays that you only have seconds to get their attention. And with the rise of packaging design blogs, unboxing...

A specially developed package and product formula combine to produce extra volume for Dior’s new Diorshow Pump ’N’ Volume mascara. The package also makes the most of...

Price Chopper/Market 32’s PICS soda line packaging redesign for cans and more exemplifies how a private-label grocery brand can prosper amidst the online ecommerce...

IC Optix's label magnification technology is several steps closer to appearing on pharmaceutical and medical device labels. The company has been working closely with...

A look at real-world opportunities using augmented and virtually reality technology for packaging, consumer engagement and more.

 

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“Even though FDA’s enforcement of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) has been pushed back a year, the illicit trade won’t stop,” warns Bob Miglani, speaking of...

What do you do when changing conditions transform limited food packaging risks into absolute certainties? Food safety expert Gary Kestenbaum knows.

 

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For Walmart, sustainable packaging has a new mantra: everyday low carbon footprint.

This new emphasis is a touchstone for a sweeping amount of broader activity on...

“Hey, Siri. Does the cartoner magazine need to be refilled on Packaging Line 4?” With artificial intelligence (AI)—a.k.a. machine learning—and voice activation, packaging...