Submission entries in the National Paperbox Associations 52nd Annual Packaging Competition will be accepted through December 1, 2001. The competition will recognize excellence and creativity in rigid box and folding carton packaging.
Performance Seed’s 10- and 20-lb bags of bird food have added an ergonomically designed handle in the bag corner to improve carrying and pouring. The patent-pending feature is heat sealed and die cut on customized hf/f/s equipment.
A canister-style desiccant helps a pharmaceutical contract packer protect delicate product from moisture. Newly installed desiccant feeders boost production, enabling the company to package millions of units/month.
AriZona Beverages moves into a hot-filled PET longneck bottle, PET helps launch a carbonated dairy drink, PET/nylon/PET resists carbonation loss for Perriers new bottle, and an additive extends shelf life for the first PET-bottled milk in the U.K.