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The Right Leader at the Right Time
October 21, 2016 at 10:04 am

Never one to back down from a challenge, Dan Muenzer's ability to lead TLMI through several challenging transitions is just part of why he has been named packagePRINTING's 2016 TLMI Converter of the Year.

TLMI Celebrates Label Industry Leaders
October 20, 2016 at 10:58 am

The Annual Meeting of the Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI) concluded Tuesday night with an awards banquet that feted the Converter of the Year, Supplier of the Year, sustainability leaders and the winners of the 2016 TLMI Label Awards.

Jonathan Kraft Opens SuperCorrExpo 2016
October 20, 2016 at 10:56 am

Jonathan Kraft, president of The Kraft Group, which owns multiple companies in the corrugated industry, along with the NFL's New England Patriots, opened SuperCorrExpo with a keynote address.

Acquired and Acquiring: ProAmpac Logs a Busy Week
October 19, 2016 at 11:15 am

On Oct. 17, Prizker Group announced it would be acquiring ProAmpac for an undisclosed sum. One day later, ProAmpac announced it would be acquiring Vitex, expanding its flexible packaging.

TLMI Annual Meeting 'Kicks Off' in Palm Beach
October 17, 2016 at 3:50 pm

The TLMI Annual Meeting is underway at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla. The first general session of the event featured former NFL player Eric Boles, who is currently the president of The Game Changers. Boles' presentation discussed strategies for implementing change in an organization.

5 Reasons 'No' Can Be an Acceptable Answer in Packaging Design
October 17, 2016 at 2:05 pm

When creating a packaging design and working through the steps toward the printing process, it's essential to ensure the brand owner's needs are met. But to make that happen, there are several instances in which the best answer isn't always "yes."

The Wisdom of New England
October 14, 2016 at 8:00 am

A strong ability to adapt to a changing industry, especially when it comes to the strategic use of mergers and acquisitions, has been demonstrated in recent years by members of the Printing Industries of New England, the largest printing trade association in the Northeast.

Record-Breaking Attendance Highlights FPA Fall Executive Conference
October 13, 2016 at 12:55 pm

The Flexible Packaging Association Fall Executive Conference had a record-breaking 134 attendees and welcomed speakers that focused on topics important to the flexible packaging industry. The event also featured political, economic and inspirational speakers.

UPM Raflatac Helps Turn Liner Waste into New Energy
October 13, 2016 at 12:26 pm

UPM Raflatac partnered with Labelexpo Americas at this year’s event in Chicago to provide a solution for exhibiting label converters to responsibly dispose of their label, matrix and liner waste and give it a new life in the form of energy.

Colbert Packaging Receives Medical Packaging Patent
October 13, 2016 at 12:17 pm

Colbert Packaging has received a U.S. patent for its MedLock EZ family of patient compliance packages. MedLock EZ provides an alternative to amber pharmacy vials and features a recyclable outer shell housing and an integrated locking mechanism that holds the pill blister card in place.

Doritos Encourages Millennials to Vote with 'No Choice' Packaging
October 11, 2016 at 11:31 am

Fritolay launched a marketing campaign in partnership with Rock the Vote, taking its Doritos packaging to a whole new level. As part of the campaign, those who aren't registered to vote receive a bag of tasteless chips in a plain silver bag.

Curtis Packaging Expands Its Environmental Leadership
October 11, 2016 at 9:43 am

Curtis Packaging, which has earned a reputation as one of the most environmentally-conscious converters in the industry, is nearing the completion of a $2.5 million project, which includes a variety of sustainability-focused initiatives.