As beverage operations increasingly need more product storage space, optimized picking processes and loading to accommodate SKU growth, experts note that space constraints, automation, and facility age are just a few factors influencing new facility builds.
Company to add Costco-exclusive Jose’s Gourmet Coffee bags to the program
April 20, 2023
Los Angeles-based Gaviña Coffee Co. announced it has recycled more than 2 million used coffee bags, single-serve coffee pods and espresso capsules through its Coffee Bag and Pod Free Recycling Program with global recycling company TerraCycle.
Facilities in Germany, Australia, and Netherlands fully operated with renewable energy sources
April 19, 2023
In honor of Earth Day 2023, SodaStream, a brand of Purchase, N.Y.-based PepsiCo, is announcing the successful elimination of 5 billion single-use plastic bottles (sized 0.5 liters) in 2022 with the help of its consumers around the world, it says.
Premium Washington wine brand Browne Family Vineyards, Seattle, has partnered with environmental nonprofit One Tree Planted to create the Browne Forest Project. For each bottle of Browne Forest Project wine sold, a tree is proudly planted to help restore forests in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.
CANPACK has recently collaborated with Bavaria (ABI Colombia) on a limited edition launch of its Club Colombia beer. Through this premium brand, Bavaria aims to pay tribute to Colombia's rich and diverse heritage, it says.
Company will invest $250 million to build carbon neutral distillery
December 9, 2022
Pernod Ricard announced a significant move to further leverage the strong growth and growth potential of its premium American whiskey portfolio: The American Whiskey Collective. The wine and spirit company will invest approximately $250 million over five years to build a state-of-the-art, carbon neutral distillery, with related aging warehouses in Marion County, Ky., for its fast-growing Jefferson’s Bourbon brand.
Latest initiative focused on carbon emission reduction in digital advertising
November 29, 2022
Stamford, Conn.-based BlueTriton Brands announced teaming up with New York-based Teads, a global media platform, to launch a first-to-market sustainability initiative that will reduce the carbon impact of BlueTriton’s digital advertising practices.
Tradeshow highlights the latest in packaging and processing solutions
November 29, 2022
Back after four years, PACK EXPO International convened more than 44,000 attendees, surpassing the 2018 event. With 2,200 exhibitors and more than 1.2 million net square feet at McCormick Place in Chicago, PACK EXPO International took place Oct. 23-26, showcasing the latest innovations and trends impacting the packaging and processing markets.
Using cost-effective design solutions, food and beverage processing facilities can meet the rigorous performance demands required in a processing and production environment and, at the same time, focus on sustainability.
On Demand The presentation will cover a number of packaging innovations including recyclable small-format PET packages for CSD and oxygen-sensitive beverages, label-less packages and innovative use of color for sustainable brand differentiation.