The Produce Marketing Association has announced the winners of its annual produce packaging awards.
At PMAâs Fresh Summit 2009 Oct. 2-5 in Anaheim, Calif., the Newark, Del.-based associationâs Impact Award: Excellence in Produce Packaging named winners in six categories:
â¢ Environment/sustainability â Earthbound Farm, San Juan Batista, Calif.
â¢ Food safety/traceability â YottaMark Inc., Redwood City, Calif.
â¢ Functionality/technology â Clear Lam Packaging Inc., Elk Grove, Ill., and Taylor Farms Inc., Salinas, Calif.
â¢ Marketing design â The Oppenheimer Group, Vancouver, British Columbia, and Zespri International, Tauranga, New Zealand
â¢ Marketing messaging/content â Stemilt Growers Inc., Wenatchee, Wash.
â¢ Supply chain efficiencies â IFCO Systems NA, Houston.