sustainable packaging

Purpose-Driven Toy Brand Melissa & Doug Formalizes Its Sustainability Strategy With Forestry at the Forefront

Project Restore formalizes the company’s longstanding commitment to “making timeless, sustainable toys for a thriving and inclusive world.”
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WILTON, Conn., August 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Melissa & Doug, the toy company known for its more than 30-year commitment to open-ended play through its mostly wooden toys, announced today a major new sustainability initiative focused on both environmental and social measures.

Tillamook County Creamery Association Advances Its Long-time Stewardship Mission With New Packaging Goals

Tillamook Packaging to be 100% Recyclable, Reusable, or Compostable by 2030
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TILLAMOOK, Ore., July 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) – a Certified B Corporation® (B Corp™) – announces ambitious new packaging goals, which demonstrates another way the 112-year-old, farmer-owned cooperative is putting stewardship into action. TCCA intends to achieve the following goals:  

  • Avoid additional and unnecessary packaging while prioritizing the uncompromising quality of its products and the reduction of food waste

  • Commit 100% of its packaging solutions to being recyclable, reusable, or compostable by 2030

Tetra Pak Featured Among 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders

The 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders project is the response from the international business community which demonstrates the desire, the leadership, and the will to take effective action in the fight against climate change.
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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak has today been recognised as one of the world’s 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders. The leading food processing and packaging solutions company has been acknowledged for its commitment to pioneer a sustainable future, with a documentary showcasing its fascinating journey.

HelloFresh Announces New Sustainable Packaging Solutions

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  • New partnership with Pratt Industries introduces circular packaging solutions using cardboard made of 100% recycled materials
  • Implementation of Box Fit algorithm significantly reduces unnecessary use of cardboard secondary packaging; Increased the use of HelloFresh’s smallest box to 60 percent

Black Forest Snacks Announces a Series of Purpose-Led Commitments Focused on Real Action

Launching commitments across sustainability and social impact, Black Forest is making bold moves to take real action for the good of people and the planet including sustainable packaging by 2025
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CHICAGO, March 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of International Day of Forests on March 21, Black Forest, a candy and snack brand inspired by real forests, announces its purpose commitment to become a sustainable brand. As the first in the candy gummy and fruit snack category to make this purpose-led pledge, Black Forest is taking real action including committing to real ingredients that are better for people, moving to fully sustainable packaging, continuing to plant and protect forests, and reducing its impact in its production. 

VF Corporation Announces 2025 Sustainable Packaging Goals

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DENVER, February 9, 2021, /3BL Media/ – VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies, today announced its goal to eliminate all single-use plastic packaging, including polybags, by 2025. All remaining non-plastic packaging used by VF and its brands will be reduced, originate from sustainable sources, and be designed for reuse or recyclability.

People of Packaging Podcast Features Fabien Thibault - Global Manager, Product & Packaging Sustainability for MilliporeSigma

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Adam Peek, host of the People of Packaging podcast, sat down with Fabien Thibault, global manager, product & packaging sustainability for MilliporeSigma, to discuss his career in packaging and the sustainable strides he’s making at MilliporeSigma.

Click here to listen to the interview.

Smashing It, Sustainably!

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Our Life Science business ships over 30,000 packages each day. So, how does our SMASH Packaging initiative ensure it’s done responsibly? We caught up with Fabien Thibault, Global Manager of Product and Packaging Sustainability, to find out.

Fabien, what is “SMASH Packaging” and how does it help us to be more sustainable?

River Run Foods Expands Capabilities with Tetra Recart Retortable Carton Packages

Tetra Recart opens new opportunities for brands seeking sustainable, e-commerce-friendly packaging
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DENTON, Texas, November 12, 2020 /3BL Media/ – River Run Foods, a co-packer for food products in Northumberland, Pa., has expanded its capabilities to include filling and packaging in Tetra Recart® carton packages. With 80% lower carbon footprint and significant weight and space savings compared to alternatives, Tetra Recart offers many benefits to brands wishing to enhance the overall sustainability of their food products.

When Forests Thrive, People and Business Prosper, Too

Companies are coming to view reforestation as an imperative solution to climate change, bringing tangible action on a global scale.
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By Michael Walker 

This article originally appeared as part of the Bloomberg Green + HP partnership.

The recent wildfires in California are an urgent reminder of how endangered our forests are due to climate change.

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