Jumpstart: Packaging & Processing Potpourri

Friday, November 13 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Central Time (US & Canada)

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Title: Jumpstart: Packaging & Processing Potpourri


Wrap up the week with a little bit of everything, including a check-in on healthcare packaging, Bush Brothers and Pretzels, Inc. on the expanding role of contract packaging/manufacturing and a dive into how e-commerce became even more disruptive during COVID-19. Toast the Packaging Hall of Fame Class of 2020 and answer the question, "what are emerging brands?"



  • E-Commerce Grapples with Packaging, by Brent Lindberg of Fuseneo, with PMMI Media Group’s VP of Content Jim Chrzan Discuss
  • ISTA Answers the Most Asked E-commerce Question: How to Start?

Emerging Brands:

  • What (and who) are Emerging Brands?, with PMMI Media Group’s Contributing Editor Kim Overstreet
  • Interview with Candice Crane of Petal, with PMMI Media Group’s VP of Content Jim Chrzan
  • Emerging Brands and Their Use of Cold Pressure, with ProFood World’s Joyce Fassl

Healthcare Packaging:

  • Healthcare Packaging’s Keren Sookne Discusses Trends, Medical Devices, Track & Trace, etc.

Contract Packaging:

  • Updates from Recent Studies & the Expanding Role of Contract Packagers/Contract Manufacturers, with PMMI Media Group’s VP of Content Jim Chrzan
  • Interview with Bush Brothers and Pretzels Inc. about Contract Packaging

Hall of Fame:

  • Introducing the 2020 Packaging and Processing Hall of Fame Award Inductees
  • Learn more about the inductees and the Hall of Fame here
  • Replay the Tribute Video for the Hall of Fame 2020
  • Watch the virtual Hall of Fame Award Ceremony recording (13 minutes)


Type: Jumpstart