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Smart packaging predictions, Amazon’s new ecommerce packaging program with wide-reaching effects, and significant innovations galore starred last month with packaging...

Flexible production—being able to run one pack style today and a different one tomorrow—ensures a competitive edge in the market. That’s the advantage of a new...

News, ideas and advice about packaging sustainability captivated our audience in the month of October 2018. All five of the best-read articles on PackagingDigest.com...

With less than 60 days before we flip our calendars to a new year, we’ve started to think about how packaging might evolve in 2019. Smart packaging is one area that’s sure...

Many packaging projects strive for excellence; not all achieve it. Winners of Dow Chemical Co.’s 2018 30th Awards for Packaging Innovation competition occupy the pinnacle...

Efforts such as lightweighting, moving to plant-based plastics and using renewable energy sources have helped companies get closer to their carbon footprint goals, but...

Leading ecommerce retailer Amazon continues to urge brand owners to optimize their packaging. On Oct. 31, Amazon added five European Union (EU) countries to its shortlist...

Is your packaging line efficiency plagued by start-up and changeover slow-downs? Does your package quality suffer because of inconsistencies caused by operators who are...

Each of these eight innovations brings something new and different to the food packaging table, accompanied by beverage packaging breakthroughs as well.

 

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In this era of clean labels and simple package design, why does Rothbury Farms work so hard to include the ChefsBest award medallion on its croutons packaging? The bottom...

Werner & Mertz, a German company that specializes in home-care products, has partnered with Mondi Group to create the ultimate in consumer-friendly sustainable...

High-pressure processing takes a major step forward with the startup of the world’s first bulk processing system at Go Fruselva in Spain that ‘unpackages’ the technology...

When MinnPack—the state’s only packaging expo in 2018—hits the Minneapolis Convention Center on Halloween morning, the show will highlight a range of tricks and treats,...

If you’re a small or large medical device company, outsourcing product packaging to a contract packager may be a necessity. Before hiring one, though, knowing the right...

After years of touting its animal-care improvement efforts and all-natural products, Perdue sought refreshed packaging designs that reflected its...

As the regulatory policies are strict and rigid, Riverford Organic Farms near Northallerton in England has come up with a solution that will help users compost packaging....

How much do you know about factors that affect packaging prices? Gary Kestenbaum gives a perspective from the customer’s view, in light of recent government tariffs.

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Before Carl Buddig & Co.’s CBQ subsidiary recently attained a multi-year contract to produce Kingsford-branded pre-cooked ribs and barbecue entrees, the existing...

Digital packaging tools and workflows can help “David” or “Goliath” brands speed up product launches and/or optimize processes across the entire packaging ecosystem by...

Medtronic has developed a new customer-centric design after observing previous packages in actual use and talking with medical professionals to gain insight into how users...

We saw a clean sweep in September, with our top five articles of the month all related to packaging sustainability news and trends—from a cube-efficient square pizza to an...