Tag Archives: source reduction

Films, flex packs highlight 25th DuPont Packaging Awards


Wilmington, DE-based DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers today announced winners in its 25th Anniversary DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. Among the breakthrough developments from global brand giants were several converted films and flexible-packaging products from companies around the world. Overall, … Continue reading

Posted in coating/laminating, flexible packaging, labels, sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A global flexible-packaging market SWOT statement to 2016


At the recent ICE USA 2013 in Orlando, UK-based PCI Films Consulting president Simon King (left) offered a traditional SWOT statement in his keynote presentation on the “Global Flexible Packaging Market.“* Dissecting the data he gave, here’s a Converting Curmudgeon … Continue reading

Posted in flexible packaging, sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Microwaveable bacon pack sizzles as 2013 AIMCAL Product of the Year


The Assn. of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) bestowed its Product of the Year Award* on Graphic Packaging International, Inc., Atlanta, GA, for a microwaveable bacon package for Embotits Espina, a 102-year-old maker of cold cuts headquartered in Vic, … Continue reading

Posted in coating/laminating, flexible packaging, labels, paper/paperboard/cartons, sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment