Yerecic Label Joins U.S. Plastics Pact, Committing to Meet Ambitious Circular Economy Goals by 2025

May 27, 2022 Yerecic Label

Yerecic Label joined the U.S. Plastics Pact, a collaborative, solutions-driven initiative to move towards a circular economy for plastics. The initiative is rooted in four ambitious goals intended to drive significant systems change by unifying diverse cross-sector approaches, setting a national strategy, and creating scalable solutions to create a path forward in the United States by 2025.

From the CEO’s Desk: Produce’s Role in Plastic Prevention

April 25, 2022 Vanguard International

Over-scheduled and fast-moving day to day activities have led to a “grab and go” culture that prioritizes convenience, speed, and efficiency. But at what cost? With climate concerns becoming more front of mind and the list of cities banning single use plastics growing, what does a more sustainable future for produce packaging look like? 

Sustainable Packaging Takes Centre Stage at Westfalia Fruit In France

April 14, 2022 Westfalia Fruit

Westfalia Fruit’s business in France has launched a new range of environmentally and consumer friendly packaging for avocados that dramatically reduces and replaces the use of plastic, eliminating altogether the use of black plastic which is difficult to recycle, whilst successfully maintaining fruit quality.

Four Star Greenhouse: Right Idea, Right Time

February 21, 2022 Four Star Greenhouse

The search for a groundbreaking new container started a few years ago at Proven Winners®, resulting in the exciting new Eco+ Grande™ branded container, available for 2022. See how this container was developed to benefit growers, retailers and consumers.

France Bans Plastic Packaging For Fruit and Veg

January 3, 2022 Agence France-Presse

A ban on the use of plastic to package a range of fruit and vegetables came into force in France on Saturday, to the dismay of the sector’s packaging industry.