News and Events

News

Responsible food packaging could connect consumers to the environment: As Americans take notice of increasingly strained global food resources, research reveals that 80% U.S. food shoppers agree that reducing food waste is as important as reducing packaging waste. To limit waste, half (52%) of consumers indicate they would prefer to buy foods with minimal or even no packaging, according to Mintel’s 2016 US Food Packaging Report. (Packaging Digest)

Can slack-fill law drive sustainability in packaging?: Public awareness about slack fill is on the rise and laws that publicize significant slack fill fines or penalties are now on the books. How can brands right-size their packaging in the product development cycle? (Packaging Digest)


Events

BSR Connect Breakfast:
Strategy & Materiality

September 22, 2016
Paris, France (8-10am CET)

Global Summit on Food
& Beverages

September 22-24, 2015
Las Vegas, NV

PAC to the Future:
Packaging in 2025

September 28-29, 2016
Niagara Falls, ONT