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Food Packaging

Curve appeal

April 8, 2014

Last year, some members of the dairy industry thought it hip to be in square packaging. But Dean Foods, Inc. is taking a more circuitous route. Its Land O’Lakes brand sour cream and cottage cheese products are appearing on retailer shelves throughout the upper Midwest in curved packaging.


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‘Bone’ appétit!: New advances for pet food industry

April 8, 2014

 A pet peeve for some dog owners is not being able to feed their pets a warm meal. But that problem is being addressed with a heated, moist supplement for dry food in a package familiar to the world of single-serve soups, pastas and snacks. 


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Packaging News

Sculpted butter moves to supportive packaging

February 7, 2014
Butter sculptures, holiday-themed products manufactured by Keller’s Creamery, which is owned by the Dairy Farmers of America, are now being offered in a new, advanced packaging design.
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Easy open portion pack now in North America

February 7, 2014
An audible, snap-opening function integrated into the lower web of the thermoformed package allows consumers to open the package with one hand.
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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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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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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’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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Packaging savings derived from bio-based materials

A new thermal solution is designed to keep products hot, warm, cool or cold while saving up to 35 percent in heating/cooling costs.
October 11, 2013

 The technology relies onrenewable phase change materials (PCMs), compounds that liquefy and solidify at specific temperatures. 


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Top shelf test

New package audit shows how design helps or hinders spirits makers.
October 9, 2013

 Many consumers are attached to a vodka brand based on marketing and advertising instead of the actual product. 


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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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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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