May 17, 2013
Ultrasonics Sealing Solutions provider, Herrmann Ultrasonics, in Bartlett, IL, has succeeded in the sealing of composite films for the chips and snack industry. This breakthrough is the result of the development of a new and proven ultrasonic tool design. Read More
New Pearls® Olives to Go! shake up olive category
May 15, 2013
Pearls® Olives to Go! are no-mess, easy-to-open, single-serving cups filled with California-grown, large pitted black ripe olives. This consumer-friendly, breakthrough packaging will transform shopper attitudes toward olives, turning them from an occasional condiment into a lunchbox and snacking essential.Read More
Packages of the year
Food and Beverage Packaging highlights nine attention-worthy packages.
April 12, 2013
Our Packages of the Year coverage includes some of the most innovative and unsurpassed new packages that have rolled onto store shelves.
April 4, 2013
Doritos, a brand from PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division, partnered with branding and design firm Hornall Anderson to update its identity and packaging to create global harmonization and unleash the power of the iconic brand.Read More
Market Trends: Snack Foods
Convenience reigns supreme at home and on the go.
March 15, 2013
Snacking, in recent years, has become a regular part of consumer lives. The Hartman Group reports that snacking is not longer a “special treat” but the norm as Americans consume 2.3 snacks per day.
Tropical Foods launches new packaging line for snack mixes
March 11, 2013
Tropical Foods introduces a new line of packaging for some of their most popular snack mixes. The new stand-up resealable packaging has undergone a new design upgrade while staying true to the bold flavors of the product. The new bags will better showcase the snack mix and provide a user-friendly packaging option. Read More
Risi® Papas Caseras serrano kettle-style chips
March 5, 2013
Classic Foods is pushing flavor boundaries with its new line of Risi® Papas Caseras kettle-cooked potato chips seasoned with authentic Mexican chilies. The chips are packaged in bold colors to showcase their bold flavors.Read More
Brand Bakes communicates baked benefits with new package
February 25, 2013
Kettle Brands potato chips has collaborated with Anthem Worldwide to redesign the packaging of Kettle Brands Bakes. Kettle’s baked potato chip was in need of a packaging redesign to visually communicate that Bakes deliver the same great taste, texture, and satisfaction that original Kettle chips are known for.Read More
Walkers Shortbread debuts package at 38th Annual NASFT Winter Fancy Food
February 4, 2013
Walkers Shortbread, the family-owned Scottish shortbread bakery, adds new “sparkle” to a perennial holiday favorite. New eye-catching packaging for the Festive Shapes line debuted at the 38th Annual NASFT Winter Fancy Food Show. The Walkers Festive Shapes product line offers delicious holiday-inspired pure butter shortbread in the shape of bells, stars, trees and Santa Claus.Read More
January 18, 2013
Market outlook indicates opportunities (and challenges) for OEMs.Read More