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Critical Mistakes in Packaging Design

Don’t sink your own ship! Retail is a competitive world, and your product needs to stand out and draw customers in. It’s important to collaborate with experts and choose a design that gives the right professional impression while still being special enough to deserve...

5 Hottest Packaging Trends of 2021

2020 was not a year for many things, least of all the arts. With all galleries, museums, movies and theatres shuttered, the majority of us spent our days binge-viewing and ordering junk online. Coming into 2021 feels like turning a new leaf in the biggest way yet, and...

Oktoberfest Upgrade

“Gemuetlichkeit” is a German concept for a state of good cheer, and there is nothing more German or cheerful than the classic combination of salted pretzels and beer. Although the state of Bavaria cancelled Oktoberfest in 2020 due to the pandemic, thanks to a genius...

Refillable Packaging

Single Use packaging is quite common in our society today. The average consumer buys a bottle of ketchup and uses it until its empty and then hopefully washes it out and recycles it. This has been the normal way of doing things since the 1980’s when major U.S. cities...

Responsible Food Packaging is Biodegradable

This is a fascinating article that really speaks to the change in the landscape for the packaging industry.  As a company that manages the packaging operations of many nationwide food manufacturers, I see this as a real game changer.  The biggest concern that is drawn...

Sustainable packaging innovators earn kudos

In the world of packaging, sustainability is an issue that we hear about almost every day. It has gotten so much attention that we now have entire cities that are enforcing plastic bag bans or taxes. The need for smarter solutions is growing more and more necessary as...

Innovations in egg packaging and storage

OvaEasy Powdered eggs are the easy solution to life’s problem of keep and transporting eggs when out on adventures. They offer a variety of sizes from foil pouches that equate to a standard dozen all the way up to a storage can that can hold the equivalent of 72 eggs....

New microwave packaging provides even reheating

Allpax has created a new method for testing and preparing microwavable meals. Their two devices “Gentle Motion” and “Shaka” improve food quality by thoroughly heating pouches and trays an average of 30-60% and 50-90% faster than traditional methods respectively. This...