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New Industry Tool Offers Asset Reliability Roadmap for the Consumer Products Industry

To help manufacturers optimize investments in production equipment, PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network released the Asset Reliability Roadmap for the Consumer Products Industry tool. A solid and reliable maintenance program is often difficult to directly justify and is too often reduced or eliminated when budgets are…

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Bill Zito Scholarship Awarded to Indiana State University Student

The PMMI Foundation and Enercon Industries Corporation have selected Max Klein, a junior packaging engineering student at Indiana State University, as the recipient of the 2020 Bill Zito Scholarship. The scholarship was established to honor Packaging Hall of Famer and longtime Enercon employee, Bill Zito, who strongly…

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Rutgers University Awarded 2020 Mark C. Garvey Scholarship

The PMMI Foundation and the Garvey Corporation have selected Rutgers University as the recipient of this year’s Mark C. Garvey Scholarship in the amount of $5,000. PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, continues to support packaging education at U.S. colleges, universities and technical…

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Purdue Northwest College of Technology Awarded the 2020 Future Leaders in Packaging Scholarship

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is pleased to announce that Purdue Northwest College of Technology is the 2020 recipient of the Future Leaders in Packaging Scholarship.

The scholarship was established in 2011 in conjunction with Packaging World’s Leaders in Packaging program.…

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Alexandria Technical Community College Student Receives Chuck Yuska Scholarship

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is excited to announce Ethan Schonberg, a student at Alexandria Technical and Community College, as the recipient of the $5,000 Chuck Yuska Scholarship. To qualify for the scholarship, students must be studying engineering, packaging, processing,…

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Revamped Industry Tool Allows Manufacturers to Understand Total Cost of Machinery Purchase

Newly revamped Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): Packaging and Processing Machine Guidelines help consumer packaged goods (CPGs) and OEMs identify, quantify and break down the costs of purchasing and operating machinery. The tool was developed by the OpX Leadership Network convened by PMMI, The Association for Packaging…

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PMMI Membership Continues Sustained Growth

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, announced the continued growth of its membership, adding 21 new companies this Fall, bringing active membership to 943.

“The addition of 21 new members demonstrates confidence in PMMI’s ability to provide timely resources that drive the packaging…

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PMMI Receives DoC Market Development Cooperator Program Award

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, was awarded one of 10 new Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP) awards announced by Deputy Under Secretary for International Trade, performing the non-exclusive functions and duties of the Under Secretary for International Trade, Joseph Semsar. The…

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PMMI’s 2020 On the Rise Awards Recognize the Next Generation of Leaders

Awards Honor 15 Young Professionals Making Their Mark

Herndon, Va.; Oct. 8, 2020 – PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies honored its third annual On the Rise Award winners at PMMI’s Virtual Annual Meeting. Developed by PMMI's Emerging Leaders Committee, this award recognizes 15 young…

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Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame Welcomes Four Members

Class of 2020 Inductees Announced

The Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame will welcome four new members as its 46th class at PACK EXPO Connects (Nov. 9-13, 2020), according to Hall of Fame coordinator PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. This year’s inductees are Jane Chase, Pat…