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Food and Beverage Packaging editors and invited bloggers discuss industry trends, innovative new packages and offer a closer look at packaging issues.

Technology insights: The CSIA on 3-D vision technology

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The Control System Integrator Association cites a member’s work in a vision-based robotic packaging installation for packaging and that’s demonstrated in a video link.
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Liz's Letters Volume 2, Issue 4: A tour of a glass manufacturer

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My experience visiting Verallia’s Selective Line Creativ’Lab in France.
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Food packaging: Insider information

By Rick Lingle
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On food packaging conferences past and future.

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Green Thoughts: Taking the pulse of sustainability

By Robert M. Lilienfeld
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The ramifications of a shift in the retail landscape and in the rising cost of goods from China.
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Close encounters of the robotic kind

By Rick Lingle
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More and more robots are finding a home in packaging production.
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Conference report: Innovation Takes Root 2012

By Dean Bellefleur
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Highlights from the February 20-22 NatureWorks conference including news of a new Ingeo plant.  
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Liz's Letters Volume 2, Issue 3: Packaging is Everywhere

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How the packaging world is infiltrating my mind.
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Green Thoughts: Two tons of bricks

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A reaction to the assertion that the packaging industry has over-focused on environmental R #1, Reduce.
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A look ahead at global packaging trends expected for 2020

By Suley Muratoglu
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Dairy and food industry changes will affect packaging and how suppliers do business.
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Accentuating the positive in sustainable packaging

By Rick Lingle
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The hard lesson that ConAgra’s Gail Tavill learned in messaging related to sustainability.
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