Packaging

How existing products can capitalize on trends

Sometimes seemingly contradictory trends collide. Case in point: data shows that consumers increasingly want to cook their own meals, but they also va... continue reading »

High Pressure High Standards

When it comes to high-pressure processing (HPP) and the produce category, guacamole came first. HPP grew to catch on with salsas and, today more than ... continue reading »

JMT US and Macro Plastics launch natural controlled atmosphere shipping solution

JMT US and Macro Plastics have launched a new controlled atmosphere (CA) system for the preservation of fresh commodities, the JMT CA Bin 730. Mac... continue reading »

Ready Pac releases limited edition Bistro salad

Ready Pac Foods has brought back its Limited Edition Bistro Roasted Corn Salad with Pulled Pork and BBQ Drizzle. The salad features fire-roasted corn,... continue reading »

Zip-Pak releases new zipper

Zip-Pak has added to its line of sensory feedback fasteners with Sensus. The zipper offers both tactile and audible feedback to help the consumer ensu... continue reading »

Misionero expands organic greens product line

Leafy greens grower Misionero is expanding its organic Earth Greens product line to include Little Gems and Butter Lettuce varieties. The brand expand... continue reading »

HelloFresh to sell kits at grocery stores

HelloFresh is joining other meal kit services in selling its products to grocery stores as well as directly to consumers. According to CNBC, the comp... continue reading »

Point Five introduces semi-automatic tray seal system 

Point Five Packaging, a supplier of modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) equipment, has introduced the P5-RM Semi-Automatic Seal System. The machine is... continue reading »

Primera releases new desktop printer

Primera Technology has introduced the LX910, designed to be its fastest-ever desktop color label printer. Typical applications for the food industr... continue reading »

Compact modular pick and place cell for end-of line packaging

Paxiom Group has released a new compact robotic pick and place cell that can be combined with synchronized conveying systems and incorporated into exi... continue reading »