Category Archives: Compostable Servingware

How Corporate America is Leading a Green Packaging Revolution

Whether felt in their hearts, green washing or some combination, large American companies are forcing change on packaging in order to reduce waste. For companies that are fortunate to sell products to Wal-Mart, McDonald’s or Starbucks, they will do just about anything to maintain the relationship. These corporate giants have leverage over their vendors, and it’s working. In addition, many “copycat” retailers are following suit, extending the benefits.

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Hoagies Rise in Popularity

Whether you call them hoagies, grinders, subs or heroes, big sandwiches with cold cuts, cheese and condiments are popular as a carry-out item.

Americans are constantly on the move. Although we would like to sit down at a nice table with a tablecloth and candles, the truth of American life today is that people are doing more multi-tasking and our cars have become our dining room table. 7-Eleven®, the popular convenience store chain, estimates that from purchase time to consumption is 12 minutes for most of the prepared foods they sell.

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Top 10 reasons to Compost – Part 1

It has become common wisdom to compost. People talk about it, municipalities tout it and garden shops push it, especially in the spring when consumers plant flowers and vegetables; but WHY should people compost?

There are many reasons and the Bridge-Gate marketing team assembled Top 10 Reasons to Compost. Below are five great motivations, next time we present five more. 

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