Packaging

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 »

Proseal machines help meet growing need for soft fruit packaging

Proseal’s advanced tray sealing machines are helping growers meet ever-increasing demand for soft fruit — which has been particularly strong durin... continue reading »

Nominations sought for Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) announced Feb. 22 the opening of the call for entries for the 10th annual Excellence in Reusable Packaging Aw... continue reading »

Food packaging innovation to prevent food waste

When combined, packaging and unconsumed food account for almost half of the items landfilled in the United States, with some of these discarded materi... continue reading »

Walmart signs reusable plastic containers deal with IFCO Systems

IFCO Systems, the world’s largest operator of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, and Walmart, announced the completion of ... continue reading »

PMMI releases asset to help companies navigate equipment maintenance programs

To help manufacturers optimize investments in production equipment, PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network released the Asset Reliability Roadmap for the Co... continue reading »

Duravant to build new Chicago-area packaging facility, form new entity

Duravant, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, has introdu... continue reading »