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Johnson & Johnson Uses Social Media To Stop The Spread of AIDS

Healthcare giant, Johnson & Johnson, has undertaken a revolutionary, new way to raise money and awareness in the fight against AIDS. The company has partnered with the organization (RED), to donate $1 each time anyone tweets, pins or shares the infographic below. Up to $100,000 of the donated funds will go to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. This organization is working with (RED) whose noble mission is to eradicate the transmission of the disease from mother to baby by the year 2015. Click here to get involved.

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The Dieline Package Design Awards

The HOW Design Live 2013 conference took place at the Moscone Center earlier this week. The event had four distinct categories including the Dieline Package Design conference. The Dieline hails as “the most visited website on package design in the world” and it’s easy to see why.

At the conference, they showcased the Dieline Package Design Award winners for 2013. Products ranging from wine to hydrogen peroxide were featured, as were brands like Method cleaning products and Absolut Vodka. Check out the amazing and inspired designs here.

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The world’s largest live, free, transparent & user-generated open-data sustainability platform

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Sustainable practices have been in effect at Merrill’s Packaging since before the concept of “green manufacturing” became widespread. Throughout the years, our designers and engineers have found innovative ways to reduce material usage by creating better designs and reusing our scrap material in house.

Since 2008, the team at Merrill’s Packaging has made great strides in reducing our electrical consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, waste production and water usage.

Recently, we published our green metrics via the sustainability platform, EcoDesk. To find out more about Merrill’s Packaging’s commitment to reducing our environmental impact, click here.

MD&M West Expo

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We’ll be at the MD&M West Expo in Anaheim,  CA from Tuesday, February 12th – Thursday February 14th, 2013.  Visit us at booth #2155 to see our latest innovations in medical packaging!