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Five trends that will dominate global packaging markets
As e-commerce grows, brands must explore the opportunities and threats it can bring, as the shift from in-store to in-home shopping becomes a core part of packaging design.
Anti-counterfeiting grows globally to combat fake food
Brand protection becomes increasingly important as food tops the list of the most valuable counterfeit markets.
New by-laws spotlight PMMI's globalization
Updated membership requirements open the door for processing equipment suppliers.
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Food Safety
U.S. Marshals seize 4 million pounds of adulterated dry milk powder and buttermilk powder
Company’s records showed positive results for Salmonella in the plant’s internal environmental and finished product samples.
FDA shares data from ongoing cucumber and hot pepper sampling program
The agency is testing these products because they have previously been associated with outbreaks of foodborne illness.
Packaging
3D printer taps out a beer carrier
Lightweight craft beer carrier is still strong enough to hold a six-pack.
29th annual DuPont Packaging Awards announces call for entries
The awards program honors companies that improve the customer product experience and sustainability.
Growing industry outlook for machinery
Latest PMMI report says U.S. domestic shipments of packaging machinery will rise to $8.5B by 2020.
Plant Floor
Depositing machine loads up to 100 recipes
The Unifiller Servo Multi high-speed multi-piston industrial depositing machine can control a pan conveyor or act as a slave to an automated conveyor-based production system.
Sanitary receivers for powders and combustible dusts
VAC-U-MAX sanitary receivers handle free- and non-free-flowing powders and other dusty and difficult-to-convey ingredients.
Case packer handles range of formats
The PMI HCP universal case packer can run wraparound, side-load and top-load cases; it can pack cases with inner or outer fifth flaps, as well as trays of product.
Soft grippers improve bin picking
Soft Robotics robotic end-of-arm grippers work in combination with commercial 3D vision sensors.
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