Check out the latest news for what's happening in the packaging and processing industry for women, including tips, career advice, what to look out for and more.
By Lisa Hunt, COO, Plexpack
While scrolling through my LinkedIn and Instagram feeds a while ago, I came across this great image. I can’t remember from where it originated – but it spoke to me.
Published on May 6, 2019
As an older Millennial from the Midwest, a career in packaging never crossed my mind until I pretty much fell into it. I ended up in the industry entirely by accident. Anecdotally, many of my coworkers report the same thing. So why isn’t packaging considered as a first-choice career path, especially among the younger generation?
Published on April 22, 2019
Since joining the packaging industry in 2007, I’ve learned much about packaging processes, materials, markets, machinery and people. What is most interesting about this industry is that there are career paths for everyone, no matter what their interests and goals are. Fortunately, this multi-billion-dollar field is expected to keep growing, so multiple opportunities abound.
Published on March 8, 2019
March 8th is International Women’s Day! Today we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Today is all about unity, celebration, reflection, advocacy and action – both globally and at a local level.