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Food and beverage manufacturers ‘pack’ Las Vegas Convention Center

Attendees find new technology and insight at PACK EXPO.
By Julie Ackerman
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Food and beverage manufacturers filed into the Las Vegas Convention Center this past September for PMMI’s largest PACK EXPO Las Vegas ever
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Sweeter than ever

Insights from PMMI’s 2013 Confectionery Industry Assessment.
By Paula Feldman
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The confectionery industry is mature, established and counter-cyclical. Consumers see candy as an affordable luxury in economically difficult times.
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Advance your knowledge, advance your business

PACK EXPO Las Vegas brings education to the show floor.
By Kate Achelpohl
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Understanding your industry: It’s crucial, it’s multi-faceted and it’s what will take your business and your career to that next step.
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A Personalized Experience

Attendees gear up for a record PACK EXPO Las Vegas.
By Julie Ackerman
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With PACK EXPO Las Vegas right around the corner, attendees are busy mapping out their schedules for the show.
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X-Ray vision

In a climate with increasing concerns regarding food quality, leading manufacturers use the latest in X-ray inspection technology to protect products, consumers and ultimately, their brands.
By Tom Egan
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The meat industry pioneered the use of X-ray technology in food production, using it to identify and remove bone fragments and to analyze fat content.
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PMMI Corner: Small business, big importance

PACK EXPO Las Vegas to focus on small and medium-sized businesses.
By Julie Ackerman
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It has been said that small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy. In fact, small and medium-sized businesses account for 46% of private-sector output in the U.S. economy. Undoubtedly, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have tremendous influence on not only the economy, but also innovation. Recognizing the unique value of SMBs, PMMI recently announced the SMB FastTrack, which will debut at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013 (Sept. 23-25; Las Vegas Convention Center).
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PMMI Corner: Trends on tap

Doing more with less: From retail ready to robotics

By Kate Achelpohl
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From innovative packaging formats to advances in automation, the latest packaging and processing technology is on display and in-action at PACK EXPO every year.
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Pet food potential

Industry flourishes, looks to packaging for competitive edge.
By Paula Feldman
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The recent performance of the pet food market has surprised investors and analysts


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The Safety Dance: Working with supply partners to mitigate risk

By Fred Hayes, director, technical services, PMMI
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When most people hear the words “food safety,” they think of microbial outbreaks, such as E. coli, listeria or salmonella.


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PMMI Corner: Drinking in the opportunity

By Paula Feldman
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Beverage market on the rise.
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