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  1. New, Recyclable Packaging Film For Fresh And Processed Food Puts Mondi On The MAP

    Flexible food packaging has traditionally presented brand owners with a choice –– either extract the maximum performance parameters or make it fully recyclable. Achieving both goals at once has been almost impossible ... until now

  2. StarPak Licenses Dow’s PacXpert Packaging Technology To Expand Flexible Packaging Options

    Flexible packaging specialist StarPak is now poised to offer the distinctive, multi-faceted PacXpert Packaging Technologythrough a new licensing agreement with Dow. As a licensee, the privately-owned packaging manufacturer is driving adoption of the innovative technology with its customers in North America and Latin America

  3. Parx Plastics Finalises Structuring For Silicone Market

    Parx Plastics NV has finalized the structuring of a separate entity to market antimicrobial technologies for silicone materials

  4. Clearly Clean Awarded The AmeriStar Package Award For Refrigerated Food By The Institute Of Packaging Professionals

    Clearly Clean Products, LLC, a recyclable food tray manufacturer, today announced that its Roll Over-Wrap™ tray was honored with the AmeriStar Package Award for the refrigerated food category by the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IOPP)

  5. ProAmpac’s Hartford, Wisconsin Plant Receives Safe Quality Food Certification

    ProAmpac, a global leader in flexible packaging, announces that its Hartford, Wisconsin facility has been certified to the Safe Quality Food (SQF) code, a global food safety program

  6. Mactac Announces New Overlaminates For Product Packaging Applications

    Mactac announces the launch of three new innovative and unique protective overlaminates for product packaging applications

  7. JUSTIN’S And ProAmpac Pioneer Sustainable High-Barrier FDA-Compliant Flexible Pouch Using Post-Consumer Recycled Content

    Taking a “pioneering step” toward sustainable food packaging, ProAmpac, the flexible packaging leader, recently announced that it is producing a high-barrier pouch made with 25 percent post-consumer recycled (PCR) materials for JUSTIN’S newest product innovation, Nut Butter Covered Nuts 

  8. LBP Manufacturing LLC Acquires Union Packaging, Expanding Folding Carton Capabilities

    LBP Manufacturing LLC (LBP) today announced it has acquired Union Packaging, a leading producer of fry cartons, chicken nugget boxes and other paper-based packaging products to national quick-service restaurants (QSRs). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Chicago-based LBP is a leading global producer of sustainable and innovative food and beverage packaging. The acquisition of Union Packaging, following LBP’s November 2018 acquisition of Dominion Packaging’s QSR segment, further expands LBP’s product offering to

  9. AJG Packaging Announces Two All-In-One Dispensing Applicator Innovations

    A liquid reservoir and applicator all-in-one, both the VersaPad™ and SnapPad® feature low profiles, fit comfortably in the palm of the hand and hold a pre-measured amount of product until it is needed. Highly compact packages, each serves as an easy-to-use, mess-free applicator. Upon pinching or “snapping” the product chamber, the product is released, permeating the applicator and ready for usage

  10. APPTI Will Hold Workshop To Improve Paperboard And Packaging Testing And Performance

    The Alliance for Pulp and Paper Technology Innovation (APPTI) will hold a workshop June 25-26 in Madison, Wisconsin, to identify paperboard and packaging testing and performance opportunities