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Last Build Date: Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:41:56 +0000


WBENC Certification

Wed, 31 May 2017 23:16:13 +0000

PKG Packaging has been successfully been certified by the National Women’s Business Enterprise

PaperFoam wins the 2017 Dieline award

Tue, 02 May 2017 23:26:05 +0000

PaperFoam wins The Dieline award in 2017 thanks in part to KVELL. What a great achievement! The Dieline is one of the most competitive and prestigious design competitions in the industry and more then 1.600 participants were in for the 2017 awards. Read Full Article.

NMSDC Certification

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 22:53:15 +0000

This certifies that PKG Packaging is certified by the National Certification by the Southern California National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.

Green Packaging: An Eco-Friendly Packaging Alternative

Wed, 14 May 2014 02:41:36 +0000

Green-packaging, the newest innovation in sustainable conduct, is being embraced by consumers and manufacturers worldwide as the responsible alternative to plastic packaging. Although more expensive than traditional packaging, companies are finding the ecological benefits of green-packaging outweigh the costs. Coca-Cola, Heinz Co., Nike Inc., Ford Motor Co., and Proctor & Gamble are among a few... Read More

Fun Package Friday: Icebox, Water in a Box

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 23:36:56 +0000

Icebox water comes in a box made of 74% paper from sustainably managed forests (FSC certified). The carton is completely recyclable, and compostable in the appropriate facility. The water itself comes from the Rustad Spring, a pure, clean spring water in the hills of Elverum, Norway. Icebox claims that even after shipping the water from... Read More

Amazon Frustration Free Packaging Works to Reduce Wrap Rage

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:32:28 +0000

A year ago, Amazon was working hard to convince retailers to join their sustainable packaging efforts. The “Frustration-Free” packaging program was launched in 2008, and it was challenging to convince retailers to try simpler, greener packaging for their Amazon products. Today, Amazon works with more than 2,000 manufacturers to reduce packaging waste, including Fisher-Price, Microsoft, Seventh Generation,... Read More

Fun Package Friday: Green Toys

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 23:29:52 +0000

Green Toys makes retro, eco-friendly toys out of recycled plastic milk jugs in California. They use high-density polyethylene (or HDPE), which is considered one of the safest, cleanest plastics. The toys, which range from tea sets to fire trucks, come in easy-to-open recycled cardboard boxes, free of plastics, cellophane and twist-ties. Green Toys has recycled... Read More

5 Amazing Things Made from Recycled Plastic

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 23:28:16 +0000

It’s really astonishing what a bit of innovation and eco-mindedness can do. Here are some of our favorite fantastic recycled packaging inventions: Plastiki boat. The Plastiki boat is made of 12,500 2-liter PET bottles and other recycled plastic bits. David de Rothschild, Adventure Ecology founder, and a crew of six sailed the Plastiki 8,000 miles from San Francisco... Read More

Sustainable Packaging Promises for 2020

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 23:26:20 +0000

There’s something about the year 2020. It’s catchy. It’s the first year of the 2020’s decade. It’s full of promise. So, it’s no surprise that a number of companies have made lofty sustainable packaging goals for 2020. Here are some of the big promises on deck: Coca-Cola plans to use PlantBottle packaging technology (introduced in 2009)... Read More

Fun Package Friday: Happy Eggs

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 23:17:56 +0000

Maja Szczypek, a young Polish designer, created “Happy Eggs,” an egg carton made from hay. The hay is sustainable and widely available. Better yet, it looks good and smells yummy. It’s like buying eggs in a nest! This sustainable packaging project was a finalist in Make Me! 2013, a contest for young designers in Poland.