March 2018 5
What do packaging products need to accomplish these days?
It’s not enough to simply keep the product itself safe. A good package needs to be environmentally friendly, communicative to customers and easily disposable all in one go. Today’s world is more active than ever, with millions of products constantly moving back and forth between billions of hands on a daily basis. While this means manufacturers need to produce more in a shorter amount of time, this reduced wiggle room means a higher probability for error. How can you make sure your products are not just safe, but economically and financially viable?
It’s time to look at what food packaging distributors can do for your business.
Did you know an estimated 50% of people around the world will either partially (more…)
Peanuts are just about the most popular nut worldwide, and certainly the most popular nut in America. Fully 90% of homes in the United States are eating peanut butter, and peanuts and peanut butter make up 67% of all the nut consumption in America. America’s peanut trees are feeding the world, with peanut farms exporting more than 350,000 metric tons of peanuts in 2013. The advantages of peanuts are many. Read on for four peanut benefits that might just change the way you snack.
The Advantages of Peanuts: Healthy Fats
If you’re worried about the high-fat content of peanuts, you shouldn’t. The fat peanuts contain is actually almost identical to the fat profile of olive oil. The fat in peanuts (more…)
Wondering about the health benefits of seeds and nuts? From white chia seeds to the macadamia nut, seeds and nuts can be powerhouses of nutrition. A Spanish study that following almost 9,000 people found that those eating nuts at least twice a week were 31% less likely to put on weight. Harvard research says that two servings of nuts a day can be helpful in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and even heart disease. Read on for more about the benefits of tree nuts and some of the other foods that we should all be eating.
White Chia Seeds
White chia seeds will provide you with 11 grams of fiber: a very significant portion of your recommended daily intake. White chia seeds are also 19% protein, 34% fat, 46% carbohydrates, and 6% water. this makes them nearly the perfect snack for most days, and white c (more…)
What’s your favorite drink? Ask the average American and you’ll likely hear something along the lines of a pale ale or hard cider.
When you have a birthday or celebration coming up and you’re rattling your brain for clever ideas, a 64 ounce growler or set of custom growler caps aren’t a bad place to start. When the weeks are long and the work is hard there’s nothing quite like popping open a nice beer with a group of friends. Whether you’ve got a significant other’s birthday coming up or you just want to do something nice for someone you care about, starting with the preferred method of relaxation for working American adults will be a gesture that’s both timely and thoughtful.
Every single year there are meetings and events that are held that require a banquet menu. This is a huge aspect of having a successful meeting or event. While it may seem silly to think about, when it comes to what people remember about an event or meeting, the food really does matter.
There are over 2.4 million weddings that take place over the course of one year in the United States. There are so many parts of the wedding that matter in terms of planning and preparing. However, most people do not realize how important the banquet menu is for the wedding. The same can truly be said for a catering menu in the meeting room of an event facility.
A survey was conducted t (more…)
Top Green Tea Diet
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While we typically think of flowers as something just to be seen, humans have always known that certain flower petals can also be eaten. Today, the crystallized rose petal and other edible blossoms are used in many different ways to enhance our eating experience. Here’s what you need to know about the crystallized rose petal [...]
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