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Contract Packaging Association News:

Packaging as cargo: out the door, but not out of mind
January 2019
If you design or manufacture retail product packaging, you might not give much thought to what happens to it once it’s out of your facility. But rest assured, lots of people are giving that topic lots of thought. Probably, you should, too.The protection of freight while being shipped is the subject of some regulation, some private standards, and a fair amount of civil litigation when things go wrong.

Read his January column here

It has always seemed that everything about California's proposition 56 was weird-as in, unusual, unexpected, a tad askew. I can think of at least four such things.

Read his November column here