Packaging

Lamb Weston to begin incorporating vegetable byproduct into packaging

Driving toward a goal of using more sustainable materials in packaging, two Lamb Weston Alexia brand products will use corn and potato starch in their... continue reading »

Fresh packaged produce expected to see solid growth in coming years

A new Freedonia Group analysis projects U.S. sales of fresh produce packaging to grow 3.7% per year to nearly $7 billion in 2024, as demand continue... continue reading »

Survey: Majority of packaging, processing professionals feel in-person trade shows essential

A recent poll of packaging and processing professors conducted by PMMI showed nearly nine of 10 respondents feel in-person trade shows are essential f... continue reading »

Guidance document released for use of recycled plastics in food packaging

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced April 7 industry guidance to ensure recycled plastic packaging meets and exceeds compliance re... continue reading »

Ossid adds series of flow wrap machines for food industry

Ossid, a ProMach brand, is now offering four new flow wrap machines ideal for the snack, bakery, produce, fresh and processed proteins, dairy and med... continue reading »

PACK EXPO bringing back Processing Zone, adding Cold Pressure Council conference

The Processing Zone returns to PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO, which is scheduled for Sept. 27-29, 2021, at the Las Vegas Conventio... continue reading »

Great American Packaging gets high marks on food safety audit

Great American Packaging has received the highest rating possible on the recently completed IFS PACsecure audit, a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI... continue reading »

NCC Automated Systems announces new director of engineering

NCC Automated Systems has named John French as director of systems engineering. [caption id="attachment_12916" align="alignright" width="300"] Joh... continue reading »

Kronen, GKS release VFFS option for small packages

GKS and Kronen have released the MINI, a vertical form fill and seal packaging machine suitable to small package sizes. Its optimized compact, modu... continue reading »

Keeping leafy greens fresh and healthy an exact science

It might not seem that impressive today, but the fact that fresh leafy greens are available all across America at any time of year is quite remarkable... continue reading »