Foodservice packaging is increasingly coming under attack through product bans and new regulations across North America. Most notably in 2019, the industry faced its biggest challenge in California. Proposed early in this year’s legislative session, Assembly Bill 1080/Senate Bill 54, by Assemblywoman Gonzalez and Senator Allen, would have provided unprecedented authority to CalRecycle to set […]Read More Industry Challenges in California
In a few short weeks, the foodservice packaging industry –raw material and machinery suppliers, converters, foodservice distributors and operators – will gather for FPI’s Fall Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. When will this be you ask? October 24-25 at the historic Seelbach Hilton. We have a great program planned out for you. On the first day, […]Read More Coming Soon: A Derby City Gathering for FPI
Every year, we ask our members to decide whether or not they will continue to support FPI. Every year, we cross our fingers and hope members see their return on investment – and want to continue to invest. As members consider renewing, or potential members consider joining, it’s helpful to reflect on all that FPI […]Read More What’s Your ROI on FPI?
It’s that time of year and kids are headed back to classrooms across the country. Big on everyone’s minds will likely be “greening” of the schools. Many schools around the country have a “Green Team” to teach students what to recycle in the cafeteria and promote various recycling and composting initiatives. But even before they […]Read More B2 School = Let the “Greening” Begin
Summer is officially in full swing. How did it get to be July already? Many of us have been breaking out those picnic blankets, beach chairs, coolers and backpacks to enjoy the great outdoors. As you do so, here are a few things to remember when you bring along those much-needed refreshments: Play it safe […]Read More Don’t Let Summer Be a Bummer. Make It a Sensible One!