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Aimee Weber

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Plastics Packaging: How to Design for Recyclability

Would you rather save money on cheap packaging or choose a more sustainable option that was better for the environment and the long-term growth of your company? Wouldn’t you rather have an option that was both cost-effective and sustainable? 

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7 Packaging Tips for the E-Commerce Industry

 

The e-commerce industry is growing, and growing fast. As customers change the way that they shop, businesses must adapt to the virtual landscape while still providing a superior shopping experience. A lot of that comes down to packaging. In fact, 95% of online shoppers say that packaging impacts their decision to purchase a product or not when buying online.That’s why you need to put packaging at the forefront of your business if you want to succeed in e-commerce. Focusing on packaging...

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Celebrating America Recycles Day with MRP

 

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Mold-Rite Signs the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Global Commitment

Mold-Rite Plastics, a trusted supplier of plastic closures, is proud to announce that it has signed the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment, joining a worldwide collaboration of businesses and governments committed to rethinking the way we design, use and reuse plastics to create a circular economy for plastic.

Since 2016, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy initiative has rallied businesses and governments behind a positive vision of a circular economy for plastics. At...

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COVID-19 Impact on Cannabis Packaging

The Cannabis industry represents one of the most rapidly changing packaging landscapes among the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and food sectors. With many advertising restrictions, marijuana packaging remains as one of the best ways to attract the attention of consumers. It can be used to promote health benefits and distinguish brands. However, marijuana packaging must also comply with state regulations. From tamper evident to child resistant, the requirements for Cannabis packaging vary...

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How to Avoid Amazon Fees with Compliant Packaging

If you want to succeed in the eCommerce industry, chances are you’re going to end up on Amazon. However, choosing to sell on Amazon isn’t as simple as taking good pictures of your products and putting them up on Amazon’s marketplace. You have to make sure that your product’s packaging meets Amazon’s shipping requirements, unless you want to incur hefty fees and risk not being able to ship your products to the customer. 

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Special Message from MRP: Customer & Supplier Appreciation Golf Outing

For the first time in over 30 years, the team at Mold-Rite Plastics is not with you on the golf course today for what would have been our Annual Customer and Supplier Appreciation Golf Outing. 

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Mold-Rite Plastics Breaks Ground on Building Expansion

Mold-Rite Plastics, a trusted supplier of plastic closures, is excited to announce the groundbreaking of new construction on an addition to our manufacturing facility in Twinsburg, Ohio.

 

In a ceremony held on July 8, Mold-Rite employees gathered to celebrate this plant expansion.  For several years, Mold-Rite Plastics has experienced extraordinary growth in manufacturing closures that are used daily by millions of consumers around the world. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Mold-Rite has...

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How are you recycling this Earth Day?

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. 

With so many things changing around the world due to COVID-19, it is important now more than ever to take care of our planet.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. To help celebrate, Earthday.org is going digital this year. With materials and at-home digital actions, it is still possible to celebrate Earth Day, despite stay at home orders that many are currently experiencing. Here are some examples of things you...

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How Plastic Packaging Can Help Protect the Earth for Earth Day

It seems that the notion of a plastic free world has been a much debated topic recently. While that goal appears very honorable, it diminishes the many benefits that plastics provide. The American Chemistry Council has committed to working to solve some of the biggest challenges facing our nation and our world, including plastic waste. Through engagement, advocacy, communications and research, the ACC strives to foster progress in our economy, environment and society.

Consider...

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