Packaging

Packaging

Flexible film with rigid film characteristics

Presenting a new line of stackable, reclosable, and flexible films
January 10, 2014
The package is a multi-layered film, laminated onto several proprietary substrates to improve heat resistance.
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Packaging

Innovation stars

Shelf-stable packages win IoPP awards based on composition and design focused on ease of use and sustainable qualities.
January 10, 2014
The winning packaging laminate is fully compostable and made in the US from renewable resources.
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TECH FLASH

Safety and Speed: FSMA on the packaging line

As manufacturers look to meet safety standards, demand for modular designs and efficient machinery increases.
December 16, 2013

Here’s what you need to know about FSMA and the packaging line.


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Field Reports

Seafood salad processor automates equipment washing process

Buggies and bins are thoroughly cleaned and sanitized to keep contaminants such as Listeria out of food processing plants.
December 5, 2013

 The new system washes and sanitizes in addition to preventing contaminants or bacteria from reaching the food processing area.  

 


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Packaging

Know the recycling impact of your PET container

The PET Packaging Recycling Calculator app is free for iPhone and Android.
December 5, 2013

Packaging manufacturers continue to push performance boundaries, but oftentimes little consideration is given to the impact on the recycling stream.


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Packaging

Package indicators increase food safety

New "reveal inks" provide return to fridge reminders for products like milk and yogurt.
December 5, 2013

 FSIS recommends refrigerated food be thrown out if left out for more than two hours. 


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Packaging

Reseal your beverage cans

A new resealable closure solution for beverage cans allows the consumer to portion canned beverages.
December 5, 2013

 A larger opening releases more aroma and flavor, and accomodates a straw. 


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Packaging

Lidding extends shelf life of premium chilled goods

The polyester-based film laminate achieves performance requirements and seal security while extending product shelf life to 28 days.
November 8, 2013

 The lidding material can withstand rigorous retort manufacturing processes while maintaining reliable seal integrity and peelability. 


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Packaging

Package update raises bagel maker’s efficiencies

Einstein Noah restaurant group needed a new, sustainable box that would make loading more efficient.
November 8, 2013

 The new packages will save money, boost efficiency, lower the restaurant group’s carbon footprint and showcase its bagels and cream cheese. 


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Packaging

Packaging’s first foldable bottle

The award-winning design combines the features of a carton pack with the features of a bottle and performs as an aseptic package.
November 8, 2013
The product won two European packaging awards this year.
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Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

Fabulous Food Plant: Paramount Citrus

Learn more about this fabulous food plant in Food Engineering's article, found here.

Podcasts

Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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THE MAGAZINE

Food Engineering Magazine

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2014 April

Catch a preview of the Powder and Bulk Show in this April 2014 edition of Food Engineering. Also, be sure to check out a coffee stick making a real stir and a major advancement in the the pet food industry.
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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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