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  1. Global Plant-Based Water Market - Emerging Packaging Innovations To Boost Growth| Technavio

    The latest market research report by Technavio on the global plant-based water marketpredicts a CAGR of around 27% during the period 2018-2022 

  2. Mariani Walnutmilk Rolls Out

    Mariani Nut Company is launching a first-to-market line of refrigerated Walnutmilk as a healthy new entry in the plant-based milk category. With a smooth, creamy taste, Mariani Walnutmilk is rich in calcium and other important nutrients and has significantly less sugar than dairy or other plant-based milks 

  3. Sealed Air Selects PTC’s ThingWorx For Operational Efficiency, Support Of Global Sustainability Strategy

    PTC recently announced that Sealed Air Corporation, a leading global provider of food and product packaging solutions and services, has selected PTC’s ThingWorx Industrial Innovation Platform to improve operational efficiency across its entire value chain 

  4. Dow, Keep America Beautiful To Award $100,000 In 2018 Hefty EnergyBag Grants

    The Dow Chemical Company is again teaming up with national nonprofit and longstanding partner Keep America Beautiful to award a total of $100,000 in grants for organizations to establish Hefty EnergyBag programs in their communities 

  5. Coveris Americas Honored For Print Excellence By Flexible Packaging Association

    Coveris Americas, a leader in flexible packaging solutions and engineered coatings, was recently honored with a 2018 Silver Award from the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA). The results of the 62nd Annual Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition were presented March 13, 2018 at the FPA 2018 Annual Meeting held in Naples, Florida 

  6. Contract Packaging Association Releases State Of The Industry Report: Data, Insights, Research, And Perspectives From Industry Leaders

    The Contract Packaging Association (CPA) announces the release of their State of the Industry Report. This comprehensive benchmark study provides valuable insights for anyone involved in the industry 

  7. Eckart Releases Metalstar FPG Inks For Food Packaging

    The new metallic offset printing inks of the METALSTAR FPG 712 series have especially been developed for the printing on food packaging (non-direct food contact)

  8. Study Shows Enormous Savings Potential In Packaging Printing: Propyls From Oxea Replace Conventional Solvents 1:1

    More sustainable and economical printing is easily possible by simply replacing the solvent system. This is shown in a recent study. It was carried out at the Hochschule der Medien (HdM), Stuttgart, Germany, in the Rotogravure working group of Professor Armin Weichmann at the Faculty of Printing and Media and at the DFTA Flexographic-Printing Competence Center. The scientists replaced conventional ethanol / ethyl acetate blends (Ethyls) 1:1 with a blend consisting of n-propanol /

  9. Simco-Ion Introduces SCV Cleaning Table

    Simco-Ion, the world’s largest manufacturer of static control products, is excited to introduce the new SCV Cleaning Table. The SCV Cleaning Table is a high performing, aggressive particulate agitation system featuring active monitored static elimination and a powerful vacuum to clean medical trays and other critical parts

  10. Scholle IPN Introduces Sterilized Spouted Pouch System For Food And Beverage Products

    Flexible packaging solutions provider Scholle IPN has introduced what it claims to be the world’s first pre-made, sterilized spouted pouch system for aseptically-processed products