Foodservice Packaging Institute

60 Percent of Industry Expects Profit Growth This Year

Encouraging sales and growth in 2013 has led foodservice packaging converters, raw material and machinery suppliers, as well as foodservice distributors and operators to forecast optimistic industry circumstances for 2014, according to an annual survey conducted by the Foodservice Packaging Institute (FPI).

NRA and FPI to Hold Summit in November in Austin, Texas

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) and the Foodservice Packaging Institute (FPI) announced their alliance to help raise awareness of foodservice packaging recovery among restaurant operators and consumers. As part of this new effort, the groups are hosting a first-of-its-kind, industry-wide Foodservice Packaging Recovery Summit November 7-8 in Austin, Texas, that will bring stakeholders together to collaborate on industry-driven solutions that increase the recovery of valuable resources and landfill diversion.