Packaging

Fresh Del Monte & Mann Packing complete integration

Mann Packing Company has officially completed the final stages of its integration as the vegetable division of Fresh Del Monte Produce, one of the wor... continue reading »

Dole launches functional frozen fruit smoothie

Dole Packaged Foods LLC has come out with Dole Boosted Blends Berry Spark. It has a specific blend of nutrient-dense, ingredients to support brain and... continue reading »

Sustainable band packaging for apples coming soon

Stemilt will launch its EZ Band sustainable 4-pack package for Rave and SweeTango apples this fall to offer consumers a recyclable packaging option an... continue reading »

Produce packaging with sustainable closures, labeling debuts

MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection now offers two more sustainable closure sealing and labeling solutions for fresh produce trays. The packaging sol... continue reading »

Late harvest for Northwest sweet cherries didn’t hurt supply

Fresh Northwest-grown sweet cherries are still available in produce aisles nationwide, but only for a limited time. As this year's later-than-usual... continue reading »

Thoughtful package design protects freshness

With thoughtful design, packaging functionality can be extended to enhance the product, improve the consumer experience and make the sale in the brief... continue reading »

Recyclable PET packaging with oxygen blocker keeps products fresh longer

Placon has a barrier material that keeps oxygen out while also having the ability to be thrown into the recycling bin. The OxyStar barrier material... continue reading »

NatureSweet debuts to-go packaging for tomatoes

NatureSweet, producer of snacking tomatoes, has introduced new palm-sized packaging that includes washed and ready-to-eat cherub tomatoes. The smal... continue reading »

SOMIC Packaging hires industry veteran for Western sales

SOMIC Packaging has added veteran Stacy Schmeiser as the new Western Regional sales manager. Based in Phoenix, he brings 30 years of experience to the... continue reading »

new sustainable wine brand

New wine brand Juliet launches in recycled material packaging

Juliet has launched its brand of luxury boxed wines, which come in a cylindrical container called Eco-Magnum. Debuting with a 2021 Sauvignon Blanc ... continue reading »