X-Rite Pantone recently donated a large collection of in-kind gifts totaling nearly $500,000 to Clemson University’s graphic communications department and the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics.
From its earliest inception, Clemson University has been focused on research and education that impact economic and social well-being. Since Siegwerk’s beginning in 1830, the focus has been on providing innovative and sustainable ink solutions. With these similar goals in mind, Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute will be partnering with Siegwerk over the next five years […]
CLEMSON – Two Clemson packaging science students have been recognized by the New Jersey Packaging Executives Club for outstanding work as undergraduates. Cameron Plezia, a senior from Middletown, Rhode Island, and Sophia Luettke, a senior from Grand Rapids, Michigan, were each awarded $5,000 scholarships from the Packaging Executives Club. Plezia expects to graduate in May […]
How many times have you dropped food on the floor, picked it back up, and eaten it, claiming, “It’s OK, the five-second rule!"? You’re not the only one. "Did You Just Eat That?", a new title from Clemson University food scientist Paul Dawson and co-authored by Brian Sheldon of North Carolina State University, dives into the origins of food myths exactly like the five-second rule and explains why you may want to rethinking your habits in the kitchen, bathroom and other public spaces.
Vomit can create huge health concerns and for the more than 2 million people currently living in long-term care facilities and proper cleanup is critical to preventing the spread of disease. A group of Clemson University researchers is part of a team that has received a $1.5 million grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to study vomit cleanup.
Graphic communications and packaging science professionals who graduated from Clemson University put a premium on staying connected. As a result, the inaugural P3 Forum (People + Printing + Packaging) in 2017 has become an annual event where alumni in the package printing industry gather for two days, Oct. 22-23, to renew acquaintances, share best practices, […]
CLEMSON – Clemson ice cream has been around for 100 years and on July 28, members of the Clemson community had an opportunity to become a part of this deliciously sweet tradition. The first-ever Clemson Ice Cream Makers Day was held in the only place where Clemson ice cream is made — the Ice Cream […]
CLEMSON – The Clemson University Dairy Team placed third in the National Dairy Council’s Dairy Innovation Challenge for its quark-based ice cream product called FROmage. The theme for this year’s competition was “snacking.” Lindsay Jenkinson, team captain from Bethel, Connecticut, said entries in the competition were required to comply with regulations set by the Dairy […]
Hospitality and kindness. It's what this Tiger noticed about her Clemson colleagues from day one, and it's what she passes on as she teaches, mentors and advises her students.
The right fit is always a primary concern in packaging design, and that’s something Burt’s Bees R&D Group Manager for Cosmetics Innovation Courtney Cloninger has had a knack for finding in her own life. Having grown up in a “house divided” — her father is a Clemson University alumni; her mother opted for in-state athletics […]
The Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics at Clemson University has revamped a popular industry seminar: Digital Plates and Screening for Flexo. The course will be offered on May 30-31 and attendees will receive a behind-the-scenes look at optimizing all variables in the plate selection process.
A group of students from Clemson University is learning how to use a melting pot of flavors to cook up lessons on cultural diversity. Nutrition dietetics students reviewed and collaborated in the design of the curriculum for the South Carolina 4-H Melting Pot program, a summer culinary camp designed for youth funded by the Walmart Foundation.
Foodies who have a recipe that’s all the rave and who are considering safely producing and selling food can get the help they need from the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service.
Clemson University researchers are working to develop packages that would use communication between cells to detect food that's beginning to spoil.
Sonoco FRESH partnership with Clemson to develop new technologies, package formats HARTSVILLE — Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has announced a new research partnership with Clemson University: the Sonoco FRESH (Food Research Excellence for Safety and Health) initiative will develop new technologies and new forms of packaging to optimize the fresh food lifecycle. “Sonoco is […]