Packaging

House approves bill on GMO labeling

Legislation on the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMO) has passed through the U.S. House of Representatives and now heads to the Presiden... continue reading »

Dole becomes first produce brand to receive Nielsen Innovation Award

Dole Chopped Salad Kits have received a 2016 U.S. Nielsen Breakthrough Innovation Award.  The salad kits were selected for distinctiveness, releva... continue reading »

Taylor Farms expands salad brand into organics

Taylor Farms is now expanding into the organic salad segment with the introduction of Organic Chopped Salad Kits. The Organic Chopped Salad line co... continue reading »

NGA applauds Senate vote to advance food labeling measure

The National Grocers Association (NGA) applauded the U.S. Senate for invoking cloture on S. 764, a bill that includes reforms to biotechnology labelin... continue reading »

Carrot snack receives Most Innovative New Product award

Naturally Homegrown Foods' Hardbite “18 Carrot Gold” Carrot Chip was named the 2016 Most Innovative New Product Award — Salty Snack by the Natio... continue reading »

Research claims fruit packed in corrugated is safer than in RPCs

New scientific research indicates that corrugated packaging keeps fruit fresher and safer than reusable plastic crates (RPCs) and can significantly re... continue reading »

Freshseal film packaging now available in North America

Freshseal, a pack format for tomato, berry and fresh produce packing is now available in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The packaging technology offers ... continue reading »

Produce Innovation Award winners recognized at United Fresh 2016

Five Produce Innovation Award Winners were recognized at United Fresh 2016. This year’s honorees were selected by show attendees from a total of 49 ... continue reading »

Matrix to showcase Morpheus seal machine at United Fresh

Matrix Packaging Machinery, powered by Pro Mach, will feature a selection of flexible packaging solutions at United Fresh 2016 (Matrix Booth # 2408), ... continue reading »

Palmetto Processing Solutions, Wawona Frozen Foods Enter Partnership

Palmetto Processing Solutions, a division of Titan Farms, has formed a partnership with Wawona Frozen Foods. The partnership between the two compani... continue reading »