Planters Redesigns Dry Roasted Peanuts Packaging
The new bottles use 8% less plastic than previous packaging.
Coca-Cola Bottler Utilizes Fiber-Based Can Packaging
Graphic Packaging International installed the system at a New York bottling plant.
August 10, 2022
Material Compatibility Considerations in Food Packaging and Processing
Product compatibility issues have increased due to supply disruptions and labor shortages.
August 3, 2022
No, You're Not Imagining It — Package Sizes Are Shrinking
Manufacturers are quietly shrinking package sizes without lowering prices.
June 8, 2022
Pressure Growing to Remove PFAS from Fast Food Wrappers
Known as “forever chemicals," they are used to prevent grease from soaking through wrappers, boxes and bags.
June 2, 2022
Combating Counterfeits with Sustainable Labeling
E-commerce growth has led to more counterfeit products that are eating into profits and putting reputations at risk.
June 1, 2022
'Best Before' Labels Scrutinized as Food Waste Concerns Grow
October 5, 2022
Georgia-Pacific to Invest $425M to Build New Dixie Facility
September 27, 2022
Save Foods Announces Deal with Mexican Lime Packers
September 16, 2022
Ukraine War Hits James Bond's Glassmaker
September 9, 2022
JBT Corp. Acquires Bevcorp for $290M
The deal will expand Bevcorp's growth opportunities beyond the U.S.
September 8, 2022
California May Add Wine, Liquor Bottles to Recycling Program
The bill would give beverage dealers another option to collect empty bottles and cans.
September 1, 2022
EPA to Designate 'Forever Chemicals' as Hazardous Substances
PFOA and PFOS remain in the environment because they do not degrade over time.
August 26, 2022
Amcor Shares Slide After Company's Disappointing Outlook
The food packaging maker reported quarterly earnings of $109 million.
August 19, 2022
Agri-Tech Company Partners with Mexican Lime Exporters
The firm specializes in crop protection that curbs pesticide use and reduces food waste.
August 10, 2022
Billions Pour into Bioplastics as Markets Begin Ramping Up
One company is making a big bet on bioplastic with a recent expansion of its plant.
August 9, 2022
Eukalin Corp. Acquires Adhesives Specialists Inc.
The deal marks the company's first acquisition outside Germany.
August 8, 2022
Train to Retain: How to Overcome Workforce Turnover
Turnover is higher than it’s ever been with more than 4 million employees quitting each month.
July 26, 2022
Flexpak Acquires ACE Packaging
ACE serves food, industrial, health and consumer product companies across Arizona.
July 13, 2022
India Starts Single-Use Plastic Ban
The first phase bans plastic cups, straws and ice cream sticks.
July 1, 2022
California Sets Nation's Toughest Plastics Reduction Rules
Companies have 10 years to make changes.
July 1, 2022
What Is BPA?
And why is it in so many plastic products?
June 28, 2022
Waste Biomass Converted into New PET-like Plastic
The material could effectively replace several current plastics.
June 24, 2022
Plant-Based Food Wrap Designed to Replace Plastic
The coating can be sprayed on foods to guard against pathogens and spoilage.
June 21, 2022
California Bill Would Reduce Single-Use Plastics 25%
Producers of all single-use products — even paper or glass — would need to ensure that 65% are recycled by 2032.
June 20, 2022