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Study Identifies 4 Major Drivers of Europe’s Food Waste Problem

Europe has a growing food waste problem. According to a recent study from the Institute for European Environmental Policy for Friends of the Earth Europe and Zero Waste Europe, that food waste problem may be…

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Glasgow Debuts Million-Dollar Sustainability Incentive Program

Scotland is taking the lead in sustainable packaging. Recently, Zero Waste Scotland—an environmental activist group supported by the Scottish government and the European Regional Development Fund—announced a £1,000,000 fund was created to encourage companies to…

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Nestlé Eyes 100% Sustainable Packaging by 2025

Nestlé, the international food and beverage juggernaut that’s headquartered in Switzerland, recently announced its goal of creating 100% of its packaging from reusable or recyclable materials by 2025. The food manufacturer hopes that none of…

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McDonald’s Aims for Fully Sustainable Packaging by 2025

It’s no secret trash is a growing problem that threatens the entire world. It’s estimated that the world, collectively, will generate 6 million metric tons of garbage each day in 2025—a shocking 70% increase from…

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Consumer’s Evolving Shopping Habits Create Packaging Challenges

via Stephen Kaufman at PackagingDigest.com Should your CPG company use SmartLabels or not? There’s no right or wrong answer. You can’t get around federal regulations. But the use of SmartLabels isn’t a requirement, either. Smart…

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2018 Packaging Events Calendar – The Definitive Guide (67 Events)

Building an annual events calendar can be a full-time job. But it doesn’t have to be. As packaging, marketing, product, and sales teams look to fill up their 2018 events — Chief Packaging Officer has you covered….

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