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  1. Bard Valley Date Growers Choose Nuconic As PET Packaging Supplier
    10/11/2017

    Medjool dates are renowned for their large size and plumpness; extra care must be taken to prevent the ‘King of Dates’ from tearing and puncturing in transit. Shifting and bunching compromises both the quality and visual appeal of the product - problems with which Bard Valley Date Growers (bvdg.com) were all too painfully aware

  2. Plug And Play Seeks Startups Improving The Supply Chains, Manufacturing, Procurement, And The Logistics Industry
    10/9/2017

    Plug and Play Supply Chain, the world's largest Supply Chain and Logistics Technology Platform, is opening applications to startups from different growth stages for its Innovation program, giving them the chance to secure a spot in the second cohort 

  3. Synthetic Paper Market In Americas To Witness High Demand From Beverage Packaging Industry | Technavio
    10/5/2017

    According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the synthetic paper market in the Americas is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 7% during the forecast period 

  4. New Durable Hydrophilic Ingeo Nonwovens Technology For Absorbent Hygiene Products Offers Fluid Management Superior To Polypropylene
    10/5/2017

    NatureWorks announces the development of a durable hydrophilic formulation that can promote skin health through improved fluid management and increased breathability for absorbent hygiene applications such as diapers, adult incontinence, and feminine hygiene products. In diapers, the combination of custom surface treatments with Ingeo-based nonwoven fabric for the topsheet can reduce the use of super absorbent polymer (SAP) or pulp by up to 30 percent for thinner, more comfortable, and cost-effective products. “This innovative

  5. Kombucha Goes Hard
    10/5/2017

    Kombrewcha, a first-mover in the alcoholic kombucha category, is back, with a new and improved 3.2% ABV version of their fizzy fermented tea. With each bottle coming in at under 110 calories and 9 grams of sugar, this organic, gluten free brew is aimed to be the healthier alternative to high-calorie cocktails, beer and wine 

  6. ProcessPro Now Offers Expanded Financial Features In Global ERP Solution
    10/5/2017

    , leading mid-market ERP software solution company, is pleased to introduce to the marketplace the extended functionality of ProcessPro Global, the next generation of batch process manufacturing software

  7. Ecolab Agrees To Acquire Georgia-Pacific Paper Chemicals Business
    9/29/2017

    Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services has signed an agreement to acquire the paper chemicals business from Georgia-Pacific. This business supplies differentiated products and applications that provide strength, softness and durability to paper. These products and applications will enhance Ecolab’s position in the growing Tissue and Towel, as well as the Packaging and Board segments of the paper industry.The business had 2016 revenues of approximately $43 million.

  8. Ball To Reduce Capacity In U.S. Steel Food Packaging Business
    9/27/2017

    Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) announced that it will cease food can production at the company's Springdale, Arkansas, tinplate food and aerosol packaging manufacturing plant during the fourth quarter of 2017

  9. Parata Systems Awarded Three-Year Outpatient Pharmacy Technology Agreement With Premier Inc.
    9/26/2017

    Pharmacy technology provider Parata Systems has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for medication and supply automation and outpatient pharmacy technology with Premier Inc. Effective July 1, 2017, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for outpatient pharmacy technology 

  10. ProAmpac’s 2017 Award Wins Highlight Its Focus On Quality & Innovation
    9/24/2017

    ProAmpac returned to PACK EXPO Las Vegas this week, showcasing product innovations, and expanded capabilities, as well as multiple industrial awards received during the past year