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Consumers seeking healthy snacks turn to produce

Healthy food options are reaching the heights where labeling it a fad no longer applies.  Regardless of food type, consumers are the primary drive... continue reading »

PMMI awards $75,000 in scholarship awards to member families

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, recently awarded 15 students $5,000 scholarships from the PMMI Member Family Scholars... continue reading »

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Driving packaging sustainability in the time of COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) may still be one of consumers’ top concerns, but the pandemic hasn’t erased concern over environmental issues and deman... continue reading »

PMMI releases packaging and processing automation white paper

Advancements in automation, both machine and software, are moving manufacturing toward a smarter factory. With this expansion comes such challenges... 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Plant-based food begets plant-based packaging

U.S. retail sales of plant-based foods grew more than 11% in 2019, expanding the total plant-based market value to over $5 billion, according to The G... continue reading »

Packaging machinery cost tool revamped by PMMI

Newly revamped Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): Packaging and Processing Machine Guidelines help consumer packaged goods (CPGs) and OEMs identify, qua... continue reading »