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  1. AVC Corporation Announces 100% Sustainable And Recyclable Packaging For Global Shipment
    8/20/2019

    Recently Canada announced the banning of single use plastic packages and utensils that can’t be recycled, and similar legislation in California is scheduled to be passed this fall. The question hanging over the packaging industry is: How long will it be until other states follow suit? While the ban is directly aimed at straws and eating utensils, the ban also affects single use plastic packages and it seems obvious that the days of see-through plastic packages are numbered

  2. Envision Plastics First To Be Granted NOL By The FDA To Create Food Packaging From Recycled OceanBound Plastic
    8/14/2019

    Many companies and brands have made significant, public commitments regarding sustainability. Now, for the first time ever, plastic that is at risk of entering our oceans is being reclaimed, cleaned, and made available to once again be used for food and beverage packaging.

  3. Green Cell Foam Brings The World's Most Sustainable Packaging To Canada
    8/6/2019

    Green Cell Foam, the completely biodegradable and compostable packaging material, has expanded its international business by becoming the exclusive supplier of insulated coolers for NIKU Farms

  4. Senior Packaging Specialist To Help Lead Automated Systems At PAC Worldwide
    8/2/2019

    PAC Worldwide Corporation has named Greg Williams to serve as Associate Director of Systems. The industry veteran, who brings more than 12 years of experience in materials and equipment sales, will oversee the flexible packaging leader's automation systems business across North America and Mexico

  5. TemperPack Wins Patent For New Packaging Technology
    7/29/2019

    TemperPack announced today that the company has been awarded patent number 10,357,936 by the US Patent Office for an advanced thermal and protective packaging material made from bonded polysaccharide particles

  6. Rise Of Food E-Commerce Driving Food & Beverage Packaging Innovations
    7/29/2019

    A recent Packaged Facts analysis of the global market for food e-commerce anticipates intense near-term growth – albeit from a small base – supported in part by packaging innovations that are making online grocery-shopping a more attractive option for retailers and consumers alike

  7. Tosca Launches First RPC Custom Built For Poultry
    7/23/2019

    Tosca (www.toscaltd.com), an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, announced today the introduction of a breakthrough reusable plastic container (RPC) designed specifically for poultry. The Tosca poultry RPC was built to withstand weight and water, delivering greater product protection, reducing damage, as well as eliminating packaging waste

  8. Diener Implants Announces Strategic Partnership With 3dpac
    7/23/2019

    Diener Implants GmbH, a contract manufacturer for medical devices, today announced their strategic partnership with 3dpac by steripac, a German specialist for medical device packaging, to offer implants sterile packed to their customers

  9. Huntington Solutions Acquires Texas Foam
    7/17/2019

    Huntington Solutions, a portfolio company of Mill Point Capital, announced recently that it has acquired Texas Foam, a manufacturer of customized extended-duration shippers (XDS) and temperature-sensitive protective foam packaging solutions for the medical, instrumentation, pharmaceutical and food and beverage industries, among others.

  10. Harpak-ULMA Unveils Collaborative Robot Options For Smart, Connected Bakery Packaging Platform
    7/17/2019

    Harpak-ULMA, the industry leader in complete packaging line solutions for food, medical, bakery, and industrial products, unveiled the newest integration to its smart, connected Bakery packaging solutions: Cobots (Collaborative robots) developed by Universal Robots