Food and Beverage Packaging

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2014 February

Check out the February 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, featuring the 2014 Beverage Breakthroughs!

Cover Story: Beverage Breakthroughs

The big bad beverage industry

Beverage packaging innovations huff, puff and blow traditional packaging down.
By Liz Cuneo, Editor-in-Chief
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Every day consumers drink various beverages from coffee to milk, water, beer and soda.
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Market Trends: dairy packaging

Truth or dairy

Dairy packagers tackle daring new concepts for convenience.
By Rebecca Eve Schweitzer, Associate Editor
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Anyone who has watched television or visited websites like Pinterest knows the do-it-yourself or DIY trend is here to stay.
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Materials Technology: sustainability

Recycling packages: Whose responsibility is it?

The story of cartons.
By Elisabeth Comere, director environment & government affairs at Tetra Pak Inc.
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What is our responsibility for the end-of-life of food and beverage packages in the U.S.?
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Machinery Technology: Case forming/packing/sealing

Casing the joint

Flexible and efficient case packing machinery steals the spotlight.
By Rebecca Eve Schweitzer, Associate Editor
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While film noir heists and case packing innovations have little in common, those jewel thieves and packaging companies have some similar goals.
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PMMI Corner

Sustainability is still buzzing

Store brands engineer success with sustainable packaging.
By Kate Achelpohl
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CPGs and private label brand owners have seen sustainability morph from a buzzword associated with a narrow scope of eco-minded shoppers, to an integral part of the packaging consumers expect from brands.
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CMI Column

Minimizing food waste

Cans work to keep food fresher, longer, thus reducing waste.
By Megan Daum,vice president of sustainability at the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI)
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Americans throw away spoiled fruits and vegetables two times a week on average, wasting approximately 15-20% of fresh fruits and vegetables every year, according to recent studies by the Natural Resources Defense Council.
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2014 Beverage Breakthroughs of the Year

Beverage packaging innovations huff, puff and blow traditional packaging down.
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2014 September

Check out the September 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, with features on flexible packaging, robots in packaging, and much more!

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Food and Beverage Packaging's Buyer's Guide provides a list of suppliers of food and beverage packaging solutions. 

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