Packaging

Prop 65 Label Non Official

Prop 65 labeling law an easy target for enforcers seeking payday

If a company’s products are commercially available to California residents, those products are subject to the state’s Proposition 65 warning label... continue reading »

FDA wants food makers to utilize ‘Best If Used By’ date labeling for non-perishable goods

The Food and Drug Administration is urging the food industry to adopt “Best If Used By” introductory phrase for date labeling that has to do with ... continue reading »

Reusable packaging model Loop enters agreement with Kroger, Walgreens

Kroger and reusable packaging startup Loop have announced an agreement. Through this partnership, Kroger and Loop will pilot the new reusable packa... continue reading »

Washington State Wine Commission announces $1 million for research programs

The Washington state wine industry has earmarked over $1 million for research in the coming fiscal year June 2020. More than $1,034,000 will fund 2... continue reading »

ALDI plans to make its packaging reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025

In April, ALDI outlined a series of goals that will make all of its packaging reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. In addition, ALDI plans to ... continue reading »

Automated filling, sealing machine for pouches introduced by Triangle, JDD

For food packagers and others looking for an automated filling and sealing solution for pre-made pouches, Triangle Package Machinery Company, together... continue reading »

Sealing tech company Proseal acquired by JBT in food processing merger

[caption id="attachment_10614" align="alignright" width="300"] Proseal's GT0e[/caption] Proseal — a leading provider of tray sealing technology t... continue reading »

Hausbeck Pickle receives grant for packaging investment

Hausbeck Pickle Company of Saginaw, Michigan, plans to invest in new machinery and equipment to package products in a stand-up pouch, w... continue reading »

Reusable container retail model, Loop, launching in May; Tropicana on board

Tropicana, Häagen-Dazs and Hidden Valley Ranch are among the companies partnering with a new e-retailer that wants to eliminate disposable commercial... continue reading »

New Zealand apple company launching biodegradable cardboard packaging

Rockit Global Ltd., a Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, apple company is launching fully recyclable and biodegradable cardboard packaging into New Zealand s... continue reading »