PMMI Welcomes Diverse Executive Committee

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, ushered in the new decade with a new Executive Committee, naming Emmanuel Cerf, vice president, Polypack, Inc. Chairperson of the Board and Patty Andersen, vice president of Human Resources and After Market Services, Delkor, as Vice Chairperson.…


PMMI Announces Commission to Select 2020 Hall of Fame Inductees

Professionals from leading consumer product goods companies, retailers, suppliers and other organizations aligned to the packaging and processing industry will select award winners for the Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame, Class of 2020. This award, instituted in 1971, is the top honor a packaging or processing…


PMMI Awards $20,000 in Scholarships to Students

Five students received $4,000 scholarships from the 2019 Fall PMMI Scholarship in Memorial of Claude S. Breeden, Glenn Davis and Art Schaefer, according to PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.

Qualifying for the scholarship requires students of two-year programs at a PMMI Partner…


Purdue University Northwest Awarded 2019 Mark C. Garvey Scholarship

The PMMI Foundation, in cooperation with the Garvey Corporation, has selected Purdue University Northwest as the recipient of this year’s $5,000 Mark C. Garvey Scholarship. PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, supports packaging education at U.S. colleges, universities and technical schools…


PMMI Membership Exceeds 900

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies’ membership reached new heights at its Annual Meeting (Nov. 4-6; Cincinnati), welcoming 41 new members and bringing active membership to 927.

“Our members are at the heart of everything we do. We continue to expand our resources to keep pace with…


PMMI Announces Second Annual On the Rise Award Winners

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is pleased to announce its second annual On the Rise Awards winners. Developed by PMMI’s Emerging Leaders Committee, the awards recognize 12 young professionals who have demonstrated leadership potential in packaging and processing.

The winners…


PMMI Announces Six PACK EXPO Scholarship Winners

Six PACK EXPO Scholarship recipients were recognized at the annual PACK gives BACK™ networking reception, sponsored by Rockwell Automation, at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO (Sept. 23-35, 2019; Las Vegas Convention Center). The PMMI Foundation awards these $5,000 scholarships annually to…


PMMI Awards Inaugural Chuck Yuska Scholarship

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is pleased to announce Laura Kershaw, a senior Packaging Engineering student at Rutgers University as the recipient of the inaugural Chuck Yuska Scholarship. The scholarship was established in honor of Chuck Yuska, PMMI’s former president and CEO of 28…


One Voice Ready Certificate Program Closes Growing Skills Gap

As part of a joint initiative to address the growing skills gap, the OpX Leadership Network launched its new One Voice Ready Certificate Program, which recognizes individuals and companies who embrace its operational excellence solutions.

Individuals earn certificates after passing a series of tests based on…


Listen Up to UnPACKed with PMMI

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, recently launched the UnPACKed with PMMI podcast, a new way to get packaging and processing insights, research and innovations on the go. With the UnPACKed with PMMI podcast, listeners can stay-up-to-date on industry news and trends anywhere at any time.…