Packaging

Label, sticker and decal options for food & beverage applications

While they may seem the same, labels, stickers and decals are different—and have separate uses. Empire Screen Printing, manufacturer of screen pr... continue reading »

Açaí food and beverage brand moves to plant-based packaging

SAMBAZON, a leading global supplier of certified fair-trade and organic Açaí, pledges to achieve plant-based and post-consumer recycled packaging fo... continue reading »

Apple receiving, washing grading, packaging equipment sale

A state-of-the-art apple receiving, washing, grading and packaging plant is holding an equipment sale in Comstock Park, Michigan. Equipment include... continue reading »

Fair Earth Farms introduces salad products packaged in plant-based, fully compostable bags

Boskovich Fresh Food Group's subsidiary Fresh Prep, LLC has launched Fair Earth Farms with six SKUs. This is the first in its category to package orga... continue reading »

Plant-based coating that prevents pathogens, spoilage in food developed by Rutgers

Aiming to produce environmentally friendly alternatives to plastic food wrap and containers, a Rutgers scientist has developed a biodegradable, plan... continue reading »

ValTara’s SleekWrapper i65 designed for hard-to-handle products

The ValTara SleekWrapper i65 sets the bar when it comes to flow wrapping hard-to-handle products, such as soft baked goods, tortillas, fresh produce, ... continue reading »

Packaging provider nVenia appoints Paul Ferrandino to VP of sales

nVenia, a packaging solutions company within the Duravant family, has appointed Paul Ferrandino as senior vice president of sales. Ferrandino will... continue reading »

WeighPack launches new system for box gusset bag products

WeighPack announces the launch of their new coffee bagging system for premade box gusset bags, but the system is easily adaptable for other products t... continue reading »

Edible, shelf-life extending produce coating developed by Nabaco

A new edible coating, NatuWrap, extends the shelf life of fresh produce, cutting down on food waste. NatuWrap keeps moisture in and oxygen and unwa... continue reading »

Column: Food waste reduction necessary on multiple fronts

Reducing food waste can cut greenhouse gas emissions, feed the hungry and save billions of dollars.  In 2015, the U.S. set a goal to cut food loss... continue reading »