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Tetra Pak: Partnerships boost carton recycling

A leader at carton giant Tetra Pak says partnering on recycling efforts with cities, and producers like WhiteWave Foods, benefits the food/beverage and packaging industries.

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Kraft recalls 96K pounds of wieners

Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because the meat products may contain allergens not listed on the packaging label.

Sonoco pumps $20m into composite can packaging plant

Packaging giant Sonoco is investing $20m in construction of a composite-can plant in Malaysia, taking advantage of regional growth in snack sales.

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Sidel ‘LIKES’ Facebook as it expands social media

Sidel is increasing its social media presence with content on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and SlideShare.

Snack packaging gets gourd-geous makeover

Growing snack brand SuperSeedz hopes to grab consumers with redesigned, award-winning flexible packaging for its flavorful pumpkin seeds.

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Banning chocolate milk sees drop in pupil's dairy intake from DairyReporter.com

Banning chocolate milk from schools may reduce overall milk consumption and increase waste, a US study suggests. 

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Merck: Food industry wants rapid methods from FoodQualityNews.com

The food industry is moving from traditional culture to rapid methods to release product faster to the market, according to Merck Millipore.

Frito-Lay to drive deep-ridged success wider in 2014/15 from BakeryAndSnacks.com

Frito-Lay will roll out deep-ridged potato chips in more than 10 countries this year, and has plans to expand the snack concept even further in 2015 as its international patent on the design pends.

Hershey ‘tricking US consumers with fake Maltesers’, claims Mars from ConfectioneryNews.com

Mars has launched US legal action against Hershey accusing it of copying its Maltesers brand in all-red packaging.

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Shaken Udder to SIG Combibloc! Foodex 2014 captured on camera

Shaken Udder to SIG Combibloc! Foodex 2014 captured on camera

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Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards 2014

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The 2014 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards were presented this month at the annual meeting of the Flexible...

FPD serves up hot industry topics in 2014

FPD serves up hot industry topics in 2014

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