Allen France SAS has installed an NG4+ thermal transfer coder on to a packaging line at a French producer of organic foods.
A judge has ordered a hot sauce factory to put the brakes on production and fix noxious emissions that have attracted complaints from local residents.
An upcoming conference will bring together top food firms and industry suppliers to hammer out sustainability, design and other packaging issues.
Allpax Products reports its Gentle Motion retort system, recently installed at a plant in Europe, cuts process time by as much as 40%.
Despite frequent calls from government leaders, researchers and advocacy groups to ban bisphenol A, demand for the chemical (frequently found in food packaging) continues to rise.
Thanksgiving, taking place this year on November 28, is a food-centric American celebration. Here are a few traditional (and not-so-traditional) packaged foods found in US kitchens during the holiday season.
Tetra Pak is helping retailers grab a bigger share of the booming private-label business with services that speed time to market.
Processing professionals from all over the world are gathered at the event, and sharing the sights, sounds and technology via Twitter.
Crown Holdings is to buy a Spanish manufacturer of two- and three-piece food cans and ends for a cash fee of €1.2bn.
Green polyethylene (PE) is growing with Tetra Pak, General Mills and Danone adopting the technology but is not yet at full capacity, according to Braskem.
SlipNOT has joined the organizers of PROCESS EXPO event in donating to help feed the hungry.
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General Mills has introduced Artisanal Soups into its Progresso line, the first of its ready-to-serve soups in Tetra Pak cartons.
Despite competition from flexible packaging and other formats formats, demand for metal-can food packaging is expected to continue rising.
More shoppers are filling their carts with high-end gourmet foods—75%, up from 46% just four years ago.
A recent survey by Tetra Pak indicates that consumers are increasingly on the lookout for sustainably packaged products.
Erasco, a food brand specializing in ready meals, has relaunched its products in custom-molded bowls.
Crown Holdings is to cut 300 jobs across its European operations as part of a revised Q3 outlook due to weak demand.
Be Green Packaging has opened another sales and engineering office to help meet growing demand for its plant-based packaging.
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) is developing the UK’s first food engineering degree in response to a “scary” shortage of young people and women in food science.
High Pressure Processing (HPP) is widely used to pasteurize food, but most food producers ‘hide’ the method because of consumer perceptions, a HPP consultant said.
Heinz has said that it may cut 248 office jobs across the UK and Ireland, as part of its transition to a private company.
RPC Tedeco-Gizeh has developed an ultra-clear polypropylene (PP) material to replace amorphous polyethylene terephthalate (A-PET) in its plastic containers.
SIG Combibloc is offering a carton targeted at chunkier food in its heat-resistant combisafe carton pack which can be sterilised in an autoclave.
ConAgra Foods has reached a settlement with the US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to protect workers from anhydrous ammonia.
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