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Packaging Digest speaks with Robert E. Hogan, director of global marketing at Zip-Pak, about demand for resealable closures, how to justify the costs of package zippers, Zip-Pak's new consulting team and its new services, and how a CPG can take advantage of these new services.
Trends in vision inspection are discussed, including how a shift in corporate culture has affected vision applications, how data from vision inspection is used, and how the vision systems themselves are changing.
Senior Editor Lauren Hartman talks with Mike Grinager, vp of technology for Brenton Eng., a div. of ProMach, and Tom Jensen, technology evangelist at Schneider Electric/Elau Packaging, about efforts to reduce the carbon footproint of equipment
The top five packaging and branding trends of 2009 as observed by Michael Coleman, managing director in Anthem Worldwide's Chicago office, are discussed by Coleman and PD's Linda Casey.
PD's Senior Editor Lauren Hartman talks with Pat Lancaster, chairman of Lantech about secondary and tertiary packaging, bundling and wrapping updates, sustainability's role, retail ready containers and much more.
In this audio recording, Linda Casey and Laurens van de Vijver, vp of marketing and product management at Tetra Pak USA and Canada, discuss reconciling long-term sustainability goals with short-term financial needs. We also explore how shelf-stable packaging can reduce the carbon footprint of a product, and van de Vivjer shares tips for CPGs on how to avoid being accused of greenwashing when in fact their products or packaging is eco-friendly.
Demand for sustainable packaging; plastic packaging as a green option; FTC and greenwashing.
Prototyping of packaging doesn't have to be an expensive or time-consuming process.
Carton recycling: Why should we care, what are the challenges, and what can we do to help?
PD discusses packaging design and innovation as a business strategy with Kraft's vp of design and innovation and LPK's vp of product design and innovation.