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Borden Cheese redesign unifies past and present
Packaging Digest
That's what Dairy Farmers of America faced for a new packaging design for its Borden Cheese, a brand familiar to generations of consumers. In a look that blends the past with the present, new packaging pays homage to the 8,000 family-owned American ...

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Packaging Business Review

Sonoco to Acquire Clear Lam Packaging, Inc.
What They Think
HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100 percent of the stock of Clear Lam Packaging, Inc., a family-held developer and manufacturer of ...
Sonoco agrees to buy Clear Lam Packaging for $170mPackaging Business Review
Sonoco acquiring Clear Lam PackagingFoodprocessing

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Yahoo7 News

Call to ban cartoons on kids' junk food packaging
Yahoo7 News
"Children are naturally drawn to fun, colourful characters on food packaging in the supermarket, and food companies are fully aware of this," Ms Martin said. "They know that children have an incredible amount of power over what their parents buy." 27 ...
Food giants resist calls to eliminate cartoon characters from junk ...The Sydney Morning Herald
Packaging targets junk food at kidsSunraysia Daily
Calls to remove cartoons from junk-food packagingTen Eyewitness News
International Business Times AU -The Canberra Times
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Materials Recycling World

New report considers options for future packaging recycling
Materials Recycling World
The aim of the report was to review systems and performance across Europe and to consider whether future packaging targets are achievable and what learning can be taken from other schemes. It considers if the existing UK system could deliver both the ...
PackFlow 2025 gives four target optionsletsrecycle.com

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Constantia Flexibles meets demand for coffee & dairy packaging in Russia
BeverageDaily.com
Constantia Flexibles Group has responded to a growing demand in domestic food packaging by installing a laminating machine at its factory in Timashevsk, Russia, for packaging coffee, dairy and processed food.

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Good News Network

Vancouver to Eliminate Harmful Single-Use Packaging
Good News Network
Vancouver is well on its way to becoming the greenest city in the world – and they are now tackling the arduous problem of harmful single-use packaging. The city launched their Greenest City Action Plan 7 years ago by setting a goal to reduce landfill ...

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Corrugated Packaging Alliance reports 35% GHG reduction in sector
Waste Dive
According to a new life cycle assessment released by the Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA), the corrugated industry's emissions dropped by 35% between 2006 and 2014. The peer-reviewed assessment was conducted by the CPA and National Council ...

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BRIEF-Sonoco to acquire Clear Lam Packaging
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Packaging News

DS Smith launches new packaging technologies for e-commerce
Packaging News
The corrugated giant is also launching new technology called Made2fit, to enable the creation of right size packaging. This innovation has been developed to specifically tackle the e-commerce challenge of void space, as shipping air is a waste of ...

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Packaging and dispensing company makes a purchase
NJBIZ
Voorhees-based packaging and dispensing company Comar has acquired a California molding and assembly business, it announced Tuesday. Comar, which serves the health and wellness, personal care, food and beverage, and household and industrial ...

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