Business Management - Sustainability

Rose City Label Achieves SGP Certification
October 8, 2019 at 9:10 am

Rose City Label, a Portland, Ore.-based label printer, has achieved SGP Certification from the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership. Among Rose City Label's environmental initiatives are utilizing water-washed printing plates and wind power.

Sustainability Strategies Luncheon: Inside and Out
August 28, 2019 at 6:12 pm

Gain a clearer view of how companies in the printing industry implement sustainability strategies, and the difference it’s made for their organization. This luncheon will feature a lively panel discussion that works to define sustainability, and determines whether anybody (your customers, the public in general) really cares. Join in, listen, learn (and eat).

A Look Inside Loop's Groundbreaking Reusable Packaging System
August 13, 2019 at 11:53 am

In this episode of POW!, Sara demonstrates how Loop is shaking up the packaging world with its groundbreaking approach to waste reduction. Through its system of reusable packaging, Loop allows consumers, brands, and retailers to reduce single-use packaging waste and extend the lifecycle of a variety of packaging formats.

AWT Launches 'Terrene' Sustainable Label and Packaging Material Portfolio
July 30, 2019 at 9:19 am

With an increasing call for more environmentally-friendly packaging options from customers and consumers, AWT Labels & Packaging has launched a new line of sustainable label and packaging materials. The 'Terrene' portfolio provides a variety of recyclable, compostable, and biodegradable options.

Paperboard Industry Plants Deep Roots with TICCIT Outreach Program
July 23, 2019 at 9:57 am

Paperboard packaging manufacturers across North America recently participated in the Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees (TICCIT) program, developed by the Paperboard Packaging Council. The educational program teaches young students about the sustainability attributes of paper and paperboard packaging.

Avery Dennison Expands FSC-Certified Portfolio to More Than 500 Products
June 25, 2019 at 11:54 am

Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials North America has expanded its portfolio include more than 500 FSC-certified products. This number will continue to grow as the company works to meet its sustainability sourcing goal: to source 100% certified claim paper products by the year 2025, 70% of which must be FSC-certified.

London-Based DS Smith Continues Expansion in North America
June 18, 2019 at 11:40 am

DS Smith's North American expansion is set to continue with the opening of a new U.S. headquarters in Atlanta. The company has established a strong background of environmentally-focused initiatives in Europe, which it seeks to expand in North America as consumers desire more sustainability options in packaging.