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  1. Silafrica, The First African Packaging Company To Introduce Injection Compression Molding
    8/29/2019

    The company is a trusted partner and valued supplier to some of the largest food and beverage brands like Pepsi, Coca-Cola, Diageo, Heineken, Unilever, SAB Miller, AB InBev, Daima, and many more.

  2. Flint Group’s New Thermal nyloflex XAH Digital Plate Increases Productivity For Flexible Packaging And Tags & Labels Customers
    8/22/2019

    The nyloflex XAH Digital, a hard round top dot plate with a smooth surface, is the latest addition to Flint Group’s fast-growing line of nyloflex thermal printing plates designed specifically for use in its nyloflex Xpress Thermal Processor

  3. Hasbro To Phase Out Plastic From New Toy And Game Packaging
    8/20/2019

    Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) announced today that, beginning in 2020, it plans to begin phasing out plastic from new product packaging, including plastic elements like polybags, elastic bands, shrink wrap, window sheets and blister packs. The company’s ambition is to eliminate virtually all plastic in packaging for new products by the end of 2022. “Removing plastic from our packaging is the latest advancement in our more than decade-long journey to create a more sustainable

  4. 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

  5. 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.

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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