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Sealed Air has received the 2018 Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) Ameristar Award for its Cryovac® FlexPrep™ system, a solution offering pouch-based condiment packaging and dispensing.
Butterball Foodservice’s 5- and 10-pound sizes of ground turkey are now easier and safer for operators to store, handle and cook, thanks to packaging technology from the Cryovac Division of Sealed Air Corp.
Hormel Foods Corporation recently awarded Sealed Air with a 2017 Spirit of Excellence Award for their roles in the company's continuous improvement process throughout the last year.
Sealed Air Corporation ranked among the top 10 publicly traded companies in the U.S. for sustainability practices on Newsweek's Green Rankings 2017 list.
CHARLOTTE, NC, AUGUST 2, 2018 – Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) has further expanded its solutions portfolio and design capabilities with the acquisition of AFP, Inc., a leading, privately held fabricator of foam, corrugated, molded pulp and wood packaging solutions. The sale closed August 1, 2018. Sealed Air will discuss the acquisition during its second quarter 2018 earnings conference call Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 10 a.m. ET.
CHARLOTTE, NC, JULY 26, 2018 – Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE), a leading manufacturer of protective packaging solutions, announces its participation in the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS). Amazon created the APASS Network to provide vendors, sellers and manufacturers with a list of companies and labs that meet Amazon’s packaging certifications. As a participant of the APASS Network, Sealed Air is approved to test, design and supply packaging without additional testing or documentation from Amazon.
Sealed Air’s (NYSE: SEE) Cryovac® Darfresh® on Board, a vacuum skin packaging system, has received a 2018 World Dairy Innovation Award in the Best Manufacturing & Innovation Process category. The program celebrates excellence and innovation achieved by leading-edge companies around the world across every category of the global dairy industry.
Sealed Air Corporation has entered into an agreement with Kuraray America, Inc. (Kuraray), a Japanese chemical company, to offer food packaging materials derived from its Plantic™ bio-based resins.
Globally, consumers are turning to snacks more frequently to replace meals. Meanwhile, health concerns and increasingly fast-paced lifestyles are driving demand for healthier snacking options like fruits and vegetables.
Aisles of every store are filled to the brim with pens, notepads and backpacks ready to help students succeed in their pursuit of knowledge. However, not all students have the resources to properly prepare for the school year, which can put them behind in the classroom and cause them to miss critical lessons.
A few years ago, on my way to the office, I was listening to a radio story about the quarterly earnings of a major U.S. retailer. In the story, losses from damaged goods were lumped in the same financial earnings/loss bucket as retail shrinkage and theft.
This type of financial reporting is not surprising, as it has long been true that there’s a certain amount of damage loss companies find acceptable. It can be anywhere from two to eight percent, but every business in every industry manages to find its own “acceptable” damage rate.
There are a great many challenges that businesses face as a result of the growing e-commerce economy. Chief among them are the need to combat rising freight costs, overcome labor and warehouse scarcity, work around transportation shortages, and manage the impact this new way of buying and supplying has on our global environment.