FREISING, Germany – International machinery and packaging manufacturer Krones has just opened its own brewery at its facility in Freising – a brewery that the corporation calls “the world’s most sophisticated research brewery.” According to a press release the company…
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland – Packaging corporation SIG has developed a new kind of hot-beverage carton designed specifically to protect drinks during microwave heating. SIG’s new Heat&Go aseptic carton pack uses a leading microwave-friendly solution, according to a press release sent out…
AUSTIN, TX – An innovative new coffee creamer is going to be packaged in an innovative line of carton packs, according to an announcement from food manufacturer Picnik. The Austin-based company stated in a press release on Monday that it…
DEERFIELD, IL – The latest innovation by Pregis LLC, a leading producer of protective packaging products, is Pregis PolyMask 23107C – a temporary surface-protection film designed specifically for new-generation, fingerprint-resistant, or specialty-coated products. Announced in a Pregis news release on…
MELBOURNE, Australia – Cosmetics giant L’Oréal Australia is collaborating with Avery Dennison Corporation, an Australian material-science and manufacturing company, and waste-management entity Wasteflex on a liner-recycling program, which aims to eliminate all label waste. Avery Dennison announced in a press…
Contributor Jackie White provides an interesting take on how businesses and individuals can recycle paperboard and corrugated products and make some money on the side.
Giant sculpture of a breaching blue whale built out of plastic waste for Belgian art show.
Cericola Farms agrees to sell a poultry plants in Ontario and one in Quebec to Maple Leaf Foods.
North American one-stop print, paper and paper-related products distributor shows off its game changing skills and partners at Open House event
Purchase of Pinnacle will help Conagra grow its packaged foods market segment.
McDonald’s offer five different global takes on its classic products – but for a limited time only.
Beautiful-looking cans from Coca-Cola use thermochromic inks on 10 new graphic designs on cans for Turkish market.
A monthly look at some of the hits and misses in the packaging world from the viewpoint of Joe Public, Canadian Packaging magazine’s revolving columnists. From the June 2018 issue.
Ontario cookie manufacturer transforms from niche market supplier into a key player in the Canadian copacking and third-party cookie manufacturing markets—June 2018, Canadian Packaging
Listen to Terra Cotta Cookies owner Jason Brass explain how he has taken his cookie bakery to “the next level” in part because of his investment in a WeighPack Systems bag-in-box and flexible packaging system that has proven to be “worth every penny of the investment.”
Paxiom Group adds four new members to its sales team in its Milwaukee and Miami locations.
Macgregors Meat & Seafood to offer Niman Ranch’s Natural brand in Canada.
$500,000 gift to Texas A&M University to be used to build a new poultry science research facility.
PMMI Scholarship awarded to students at two-year colleges in U.S.
One of the most dynamic Italian manufacturing sectors, the Italian packaging machinery industry recorded 8.9 percent growth. One out of every five packaging machines sold worldwide was made in Italy.
As part of the deal, Ball Corporation will sell its U.S. steel food and aerosol assets to the venture.
Orkin Canada quality assurance manager —Regulatory/Lab Services Alice Sinia Ph.D. provides advice on how companies can provide better waste management to avoid the call of the wild.
BC mobile canning company provides the true craft experience for small Canadian brewers along with superb sleeving and branding capabilities for cans—June 2018, Canadian Packaging
British Columbia brewer uses communal code of ethics to create a high-quality beer that fully connects to local roots and scenery—June 2018, Canadian Packaging
Anthem Worldwide and Walmart honored in The Vertex Awards 2018 competition.
HP’s new One Package workflow suite is an ecosystem for digital corrugated printing opportunities.
Writer Nick Douglas offers a candid take on just what consumers should do with recyclable products when they have finished using them.
A combination of waste carrots and sugar beets makes concrete just as strong as a traditional mixture but cost-savings are found as less concrete needs to be used.
The technology facilitates greater brands transparency and consumer interaction.
SureHandle Bottle takes three IoPP Ameristar packaging awards for bottle with integrated handle.
Offered for Marathon and Leeson motor brands offer rotatable, high-clarity view of products.
Acquisition of Pinty’s to better consolidate Olymel as a leader within the poultry and pork slaughtering and processing industry.