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COVID-19 effect on packaging trends

Considering the effect of the COVID-19 crisis on packaging trends, The Packer’s Tom Karst visited June 2 with Jay Singh, professor at Cal Poly and packaging program director at the school.

Just in! Check out the May-June issue of PMG magazine

Did you ever think you’d hear the word “unprecedented” so many times in such a short span of time? COVID-19 has certainly thrown us all for a loop.
Jun 03, 2020 by Ashley Nickle #Newsflash

Nardelli Bros. continues tray-pack corn

Hugh Branch, South Bay Fla., is in its second year partnering with Nardelli Bros. Inc., Cedarville, N.J., offering its corn for the New Jersey company’s tray-pack operation.

6/3/20 Daily Newsflash Roundup: New Companies to the Market & Changes

Fields Produce & Foods Inc., NC Baptist On Mission, Revolution Foods Inc., Traditions Prepared Meals LLC, are new companies to the Market. Nathel & Nathel Inc. and others have changes.
Jun 03, 2020 by Janice Wilson #Newsflash

AWG to build new distribution hub in Mississippi

Kansas City, Kan.-based Associated Wholesale Grocers plans to complete a new distribution hub in Hernando, Miss., in 2023.

Southeastern Grocers drops Bi-Lo banner, explores options for stores

Jacksonville, Fla.-based Southeastern Grocers plans to phase out its Bi-Lo banner, opting to focus on its Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie banners.