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2020: A Year in Review for the Packaging Industry

Goodbye 2020, and Hello 2021!

As 2020 comes to an end and we all excitedly look towards what 2021 has in store, it is nice to be able to look back over the past year and see that it wasn’t all that bad (hindsight is 2020 after all). As the world...

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A Christmas Poem from your friends at Plascon

Did you send your letter to Santa?

It's a busy time of year, and 2020 has been....well so very 2020.  With that in mind, we thought we'd share a fun take on a holiday favorite!  We think you might recognize the original!  Cheers!

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Try this Chai Tea Christmas Cocktail🎄

By John C.

Looking for a way to unwind this Holiday Season?

The Holiday Season is well underway and 2020 is coming to a close. 2020, the year of COVID, Wildfires, Murder Hornets and Prince Harry and Meghan Markle finally calling it quits with the royal...

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Apple Cider - The 'Other' Fall Favorite Drink!

Move over pumpkins spice! It’s apple cider’s time to shine!

At least it is on November 18th for National Apple Cider Day. Apple cider makes a great seasonal drink to add to any menu, at home or in your business. It can be served hot or cold. And...

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Find Your Flexible Packaging Solution Here!

By John C.

New look, same great products!

Here at Plascon, we are very excited to the announce the launch of our newly designed website along with new corporate branding. Now is a great time to visit us, and explore our unique packaging products!  After...

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Food Safety During a Pandemic:  Part II

Returning to Restaurant Life

A few months ago, back in June, I wrote a blog piece about food safety during a pandemic. At times like these, any little steps you can make help to make us all feel a little safer. Plexi-Glass in front of the cashier...

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Restaurant Safety for the New Normal

By John C.

COVID-19 has changed many things in 2020 but the effects it will have on the hospitality industry will be felt for years to come. The CDC offers Guiding Principles for ways in which restaurant and bar operators can protect employees, customers...

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Sweet Tea - The House Wine of the South

 Sweet Tea, Anyone?

It was Dolly Parton in the movie, Steel Magnolias, that called Southern Sweet Tea, “the house wine of the South”. Talk about the South and sooner or later sweet tea comes to mind. In the South, sweet tea is appropriate for all...

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Have You Tried Cold Brewing Your Iced Tea?

The Cold Brew Method of Making Iced Tea

Iced tea is normally brewed hot and then cooled with both air temperature and of course, ice. But, did you know that you don’t have to brew tea hot in order to make the tea? Cold brew tea is beginning to...

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It's National Ice Cream Month - Try Adding Tea!

Tea and Ice Cream Might be the Best Thing You've Never Tried

Bacon and Eggs…Steak and Potatoes… Peas and Carrots. Some things just go together, but most people wouldn’t put tea and ice cream in that category. However, July is National Ice Cream...

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