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Friday, October 26, 2012

Interstate Container to Attend PACK EXPO 2012

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Interstate Container will meet with processing and packaging suppliers at PACK EXPO International 2012.


Interstate Container will attend PACK EXPO International 2012 to examine sustainable packaging solutions and secure a booth for the 2013 PACK EXPO to be held in Las Vegas. The integrated processing-packaging solutions event will take place in McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA from 28 - 31 October 2012.

Interstate Container representatives, Jeff Cormier, Interstate Container National Sales & Marketing Manager, Matt Clark, Mechanical Packaging Manager, and Frank Biskach, Mechanical Packaging Technician, will be at the event on 30 October 2012 to monitor innovative packaging technologies and solutions providing a platform for next-generation product development.


Interstate Container manufactures innovative sustainable Greencoat® corrugated boxes for packing poultry, meat, seafood, fresh produce, floral, and decorative stone, among others. The FBA-certified corrugated box is 100% recyclable, repulpable and compostable due to the eco-fiendly wax-free box coating. Greencoat® boxes offer water resistant properties and withstand shifts from cold-to-hot environments, high exposure to moisture, and rough handling.

About PACK EXPO 2012 

PACK EXPO International 2012, four-day event, brings together more than 46,000 buyers from all over the globe and 1,800-plus leading suppliers, showcasing state-of-the art materials, machinery and methods for packaging and processing in every market. 

PACK EXPO International comprises more than 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space featuring comprehensive processing-packaging solutions, breakthrough technologies, on-site demonstrations, as well as new possibilities for improved safety, security, sustainability and cost savings. 

About Interstate Container 

Interstate Container manufacturing plants in Columbia, South Carolina and Cambridge, Maryland manufacture eco-friendly Greencoat® corrugated cartons for packing poultry, meat, seafood, fresh produce, floral, and decorative stone, among others. In addition, they produce waxed chicken boxes for packing fresh or frozen chicken, turkey, duck or geese.

Interstate Container Cambridge and Interstate Container Columbia are members of Interstate Resources Container Division.   

Contact Information   

Jeff Cormier
National Sales and Marketing Manager 
Interstate Container 

Tel: +410-221-1508 
Email: greencoat@interstatecontainer.com 
Web: www.greencoat.net 

Twitter: www.twitter.com/GREENCOATboxes 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/GREENCOATboxes 
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/interstate-container
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Thursday, October 25, 2012

Interstate Container to Attend PMA Fresh Summit 2012

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Interstate Container executives meet key players in the fresh produce and floral supply chain at the PMA Fresh Summit 2012.

Interstate Container representatives will attend the Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit 2012 on 27 - 28 October at Anaheim Convention Center, California, USA. As manufacturer of Greencoat® wax-free recyclable corrugated packaging, Interstate Container will gain insight into how farms are packing produce today, as well as explore whether farms are shifting to recyclable packaging.  Greencoat® has proven to be the strongest and most sustainable box, in a wet, long haul environment.

Jeff Cormier, Interstate Container National Sales & Marketing Manager, and John Muller, Sales Account Manager, will meet prospects in the fresh produce and floral industry, keep track of upcoming trends at the event, and secure booth space for the 2013 PMA show to be held in New Orleans.

About PMA Fresh Summit

Held on 26 - 28 October 2012, Fresh Summit International Convention and Exposition will provide visitors with the latest developments and trends in fruit and vegetables produce, as well as floral supply chain.

More than 900 exhibitors from all over the world will showcase up-to-date products and services for three days of networking, innovation, visibility and deal making. Exhibitors include grower-shippers, food service operators and distributors, as well as suppliers of equipment, packaging, technology, transportation, food safety programs, etc.

About Interstate Container 

Interstate Container manufacturing plants in Columbia, South Carolina and Cambridge, Maryland manufacture eco-friendly Greencoat® corrugated cartons for packing poultry, meat, seafood, fresh produce, floral, and decorative stone, among others. In addition, they produce waxed chicken boxes for packing fresh or frozen chicken, turkey, duck or geese. 



Contact Information

Jeff Cormier
National Sales and Marketing Manager
Interstate Container 

Tel: +410-221-1508 
Email: greencoat@interstatecontainer.com 
Web: www.greencoat.net 

Twitter: www.twitter.com/GREENCOATboxes 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/GREENCOATboxes 
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/interstate-container
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