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FOOD - Pulse of The Industry

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FOOD - Pulse of The Industry

PACK EXPO East showcases the very latest packaging machinery and equipment, materials, containers, automation technology and controls for the food industry.

See the latest news facing the food industry here and keep up with advances to help you appeal to changing tastes and ensure safety and security from vendors you can connect with at PACK EXPO East. And make sure to register for PACK EXPO East to see this equipment running live that will provide solutions to all your food packaging challenges.

 

FOOD INDUSTRY NEWS
 

Date nectar “to go” in travel-size bottles

Natural sweetener now available in two lightweight packaging formats, one for use on-the-go and the other for dispensing convenience.

 

 

Diving deep into fruit/vegetable machinery

Due to consumer perceptions about nutrition and increased attention to healthy eating, more Americans have favored fresh and organic foods, dampening industry demand for tinned or canned produce.

 

 

Snack produce uses promotional approach

Resembling team jerseys, the bags play to fan enthusiasm for World Cup while drawing attention to the snack tomatoes for health-conscious consumers.

 

 

Multi-point depositors for produce

High-sanitary, fully automatic, servo driven multi-point depositor units are ideal for snacks, fruits, vegetables, and fresh or frozen meals.

 

 

Compartmented soup cup brings big benefits

Soup maker eliminates bulk bag format in favor of a single-serve cup that includes a snap-on container filled with fresh ingredients by in-store operators.

 

 

Ensuring safety in online (and fresh) food service

What if you ordered dinner from an online delivery service and the delivery person decided to sample your food enroute before reclosing the container and handing it you for your consumption?

 

 

Vegetables get a whole new look

French food specialist shakes up the grocery sector with the launch of a range of cooked vegetables in totally new-look packaging for these types of products.

 

 

Fiber bowl for the frozen food aisle

ConAgra and fiber bowl supplier, Footprint, worked for three years to overcome numerous obstacles to replace a plastic bowl with a proprietary fiber bowl made from plant-based material that is completely compostable and recyclable.

 

 

Fiber bowl for the frozen food aisle

ConAgra and fiber bowl supplier, Footprint, worked for three years to overcome numerous obstacles to replace a plastic bowl with a proprietary fiber bowl made from plant-based material that is completely compostable and recyclable.

 

 

Green Giant debuts new line of vegetable meal bowls

Six easy-to-prepare varieties are sold refrigerated in a microwave-safe container and feature crumbled and spiralized vegetables and sauces.

 

 

Fresh tuna on the go

A well-known tuna brand has begun the national roll-out of a resealable, single-serve recyclable cup of wild-caught tuna with a built-in fork perfect for a convenient meal or snack.

 

 

Rave reviews for brand refresh debut

Plant-based meals and snacks in new packaging and logo coming to Walmart, Whole Foods, and grocery store shelves.