Two business units of Crown Holdings Inc., CROWN Beverage Packaging North America and CROWN Bevcan Europe and Middle East, have earned three prestigious awards at the 2017 International Metal Decorators Association (IMDA) Annual Conference. The theme of ‘Innovation & Technology: Keeping us Competitive,’ represented a strong platform to feature Crown’s latest collaborative projects with craft brewers.
The Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association (CBCRA) and its Recycle Everywhere program are thrilled to announce that the recovery rate of empty beverage containers in Manitoba increased to 70% by the end of 2016.
As much as 97% of respondents to a survey of U.S. wine consumers see cork as an indicator of wine quality, with 93% preferring natural cork for wine bought as a gift and 91% preferring it for wine bought at a restaurant.
Indeed Brewing Company has released its latest offering - Lucy Session Sour Ale, which is brewed with lemongrass, orange peel and passion fruit. The packaging and identity system was created by design experience firm Duffy.
With high-impact graphic designs, packaging structures tipping the scale of cool, and innovative closures that do much more than open and close the pack, you might call it the Twilight Zone of packaging. So are we choosing what is new and unique just to stand out - and if so, does it work?
In this issue of Packaging Strategies, we take a look at the packaging robotics industry, learn about some of the latest products to be featured at PACK EXPO LV, sustainability innovation, and much more!