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POP and packaging impact: The view from Germany

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According to the Munich-based market research firm facit, the influence of packaging on purchasing decisions is twice as high as that of TV advertising, billboards or print media.
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UNCONTAINED: The Daily Show goes bananas

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As a big fan of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” I was surprised to see him dabbling in my world Monday night. More...
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Lawyer: Food Safety Act a work in progress

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The Food Safety Modernization Act originated from “bad PR” for the food industry and will require meticulous and accessible record-keeping by food and beverage processors. More...
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UNCONTAINED: Seeing eye-to-eye with color choices

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I stumbled onto a news item online that had a special, and unfortunate, personal resonance. More...
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UNCONTAINED: Trafficking in upfront nutrition info

By Rick Lingle
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What nutrition information should be, literally, up front? More...
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UNCONTAINED: Pet projects in packaging

By Rick Lingle
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Whether for Spot or Fluffy, there are pet foods packaged to meet every pet’s-and pet owner’s-needs. More…
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UNCONTAINED: Putting the squeeze on, in every way

By Pan Demetrakakes
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News and views on squeezable bottles, Pepsi's Baltimore pullout and package shrink. More...
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UNCONTAINED: Forecast for less water in packaging and everywhere

By Rick Lingle
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You can add water to the mix of resource-conserving efforts involving packaging that include materials and energy. More…
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UNCONTAINED: Doubling down on KFC's packaging

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KFC has been taking a lot of grief for its Double Down sandwich. Its packaging has attracted less attention, but two items recently crossed my desk. More...
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Packaging and Social Market Research

By Rick Lingle
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What are consumers saying about your packaging? ListenLogic sees the Internet as the world’s largest focus group for finding that out. More…
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