This novel food packaging material can slow down fungal growth, doubling the shelf life of perishable foods.
April 26, 2016
Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) developed an environmentally-friendly food packaging material that is free from chemical additives, by fortifying natural chitosan-based composite film with grapefruit seed extract.
Target Corp. is working on two concepts that involve food labeling and providing real-time nutritional information.
April 26, 2016
Food + Future coLab, a collaboration between Minneapolis-based Target Corp. and MIT’s Media Lab and global design firm IDEO, Cambridge, Mass., is where a hand-picked team of entrepreneurs gather daily to talk food—specifically, how to create a future of complete transparency in what we eat as well as abundant access to good food.
IPACK-IMA is said to be one of the largest global exhibitions for processing, packaging, converting and logistics.
April 26, 2016
The Contract Packaging Association (CPA), Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., announced a continued partnership with IPACK-IMA, one of the largest global exhibitions for processing, packaging, converting and logistics.
To earn customer loyalty and sales, manufacturers and retailers need to provide accurate and expanded product information.
March 15, 2016
Consumer demand for healthy items and product transparency continues to shape the food and beverage marketplace, according to Gladson, a Lisle, Ill.-based provider of digital product content for the consumer goods industry.
Every industry is undergoing creative destruction. The transformation we witnessed in the digital world is fanning itself across the economy. From concept to customer, companies have to reinvent themselves to merely compete.
SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association announced its newest event, MRO Expo, scheduled for June 8 -9, 2016 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, just 1.7 miles from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
CPP EXPO introduces its 2016 event with an expanded focus and audience to capture the collaboration necessary to ensure packaging materials' production meets the needs of a marketplace under "digital disruption."
Packaging Valley Days takes place on 23rd and 24th June in Schwäbisch Hall. Now, for the third time the association “Packaging Valley Germany e.V.” has organized a two-day branch event for visitors from all over the world. These two days have the motto: “Virtuality meets Reality – Packaging Processes 4.1”. Presentations by experts are combined with visits to companies and accompanied by a program of fringe events. Registrations can be made now.
The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) have developed the Sustainability Summit to give companies the tools, connections and proactive solutions to take their sustainability programs to the next level.