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Jan 24, 2007 | 02:34 PM CST

What’s Your Score?

By: Karen A. Newman

If you are among the thousands of companies supplying beauty and personal care products to Wal-Mart, organizing for the data collection that will be required as the retail giant moves to create sustainability throughout its organization and supply chain should be high on your list of New Year’s resolutions.

Dec 14, 2006 | 08:46 AM CST

Alberto-Culver Announces New Plant

The Alberto-Culver Company announced plans for a 500,000-square foot manufacturing facility to be built in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Construction on the facility will begin in early 2007, with production slated to begin in early 2008...

Dec 05, 2006 | 10:28 AM CST

Sourcing: Collaborative Success

By: C. Richard Panico

The sourcing process is a critical business strategy that extends beyond procurement. Using proven project management with input from a cross-functional team improves the quality of decisions and accelerates implementation.

Dec 05, 2006 | 09:57 AM CST

Lab Test Equipment Update

Using techniques that map the skin, practitioners can scientifically measure products’ effects.

Nov 10, 2006 | 03:36 PM CST

PET Innovation Introduced

By: Jeff Falk

Eastman Chemical Company unveiled its next generation PET resin during a by-invitation press reception in Chicago. ParaStar is produced using IntegRex technology, the company’s patent-protected manufacturing process engineered to reduce energy usage.

Nov 07, 2006 | 04:38 PM CST

Material Issue

Packaging materials invite innovative future applications while introducing new techniques to reclaim raw materials.

Oct 26, 2006 | 11:13 AM CDT

A Natural Fit

By: Jeff Falk

Natural packaging supports a brand ideal, and the message and philosophy behind natural products and the companies that market them are conveyed through the packaging...

Jun 26, 2006 | 04:49 PM CDT

DS Containers: A Virtual UN

DS Containers
By: Jeff Falk

DS Containers, a Japanese-American partnership, recently celebrated the grand opening of its Batavia, Illinois plant. U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert and representatives of Daiwa—the company’s Japanese partner, which invested $100 million to the operation—were on hand as the company fired up its assembly lines in Batavia, Illinois...

Apr 10, 2006 | 11:35 AM CDT

AGI/Klearfold Introduces Corn-Based Cartons

AGI/Klearfold introduced NatureSource™ Visual Packaging, plastic folding cartons made from corn. According to the company, NatureSource Visual Packaging is...

Mar 17, 2006 | 09:56 AM CST

Videojet: Tag—You're It

By: Jeff Falk

Marking/coding is really about systems and solutions that have the ability to address very different needs.