July 2024

13
Jul

Want Consumers to Recycle In-Store? Show Them How.

Research shows retailers can use in-store signage to build consumer engagement with flexible-packaging recycling programs. …

12
Jul

PRINTING United Expo 2024 Registration Trends Upward

PRINTING United Alliance announced that registration for PRINTING United Expo 2024, taking place September 10-12 in Las Vegas, Nevada, is trending ahead of last year’s figures.  Hotel room bookings are reportedly trending at more than 10 percent over last year’s numbers at this time. Additionally, registration is trending ahead from the…

12
Jul

ICPF Partners With SFI To Increase Awareness Of Corrugated Careers

The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (ICPF) announced a new partnership with Project Learning Tree (PLT), an initiative of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI), to increase youth awareness of corrugated packaging industry careers. The partnership aims to increase awareness, access, and education about the rewarding green careers in the corrugated packaging…

11
Jul

Platinum Packaging Adds Bobst Technology

Platinum Packaging, Mlolongo, Kenya, has implemented two automated Bobst Master M6 inline flexo presses with oneECG technology.  Platinum Packaging Ltd supplies brand owners in the consumer goods (FMCG) sector, agrochemical, pharmaceutical, automotive and construction industries, with a total annual production of 580 tons. Established in 2019, Platinum Packaging initially concentrated solely…

11
Jul

Bottles Debut in Limited-Time Pepsi Pineapple Promotion

A returning promotion from Pepsi and Little Caesars puts pineapple on beverage packaging, not pies. …

11
Jul

Dispelling The MythsOf Digital Corrugated Printing

by Ben Ginesi In recent years, the corrugated industry has experienced a surge in demand for short and medium runs of high impact packaging, driven by growth in sectors such as the thriving craft beer market, where new product development generates a virtually constant stream of box design variations. As converters…

10
Jul

10 Packaging Pieces that Peaked by Mid-2024

A new take on beer design, sustainability predictions, Jerry Seinfeld, Cheerios, and more lead our top stories of the year so far. …

10
Jul

PPC Celebrates Success Of TICCIT Program

The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC), announced the success of its TICCIT (Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees) program, thanks to the dedication and commitment of its member companies across the country. The TICCIT program, which educates schoolchildren about the environmental benefits of recycling and trees, has reached new heights this year…

10
Jul

Flint Group Hits Sustainability Milestone

Flint Group, a global producer of inks and coatings for the printing and packaging industries, has marked another milestone in its sustainability journey by achieving overall B grades in Climate and Water disclosure through CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project), with several A and A- grade performances in core individual areas. …

9
Jul

EPA: Another Strike Against PFAS

Are you prepared to comply with more restrictions on chemicals of concern? A legal expert also has advice on what to say to consumers. …