Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview

Archive | eClip

Subscribe to eClip

July 10, 2014:  Gillette: No ordinary thermoform | interpack technology review | start serialization now

June 24, 2014:  Foodservice recycling study | Juice Plus+ pack reduces resin | Stop opioid abuse through packaging

June 17, 2014:  Remarkable robotics for hair care | Breathalyzer redesign | Labeling trends

June 9, 2014:  Novel package for sardines | Invisible, edible barcodes | Trends driving corrugated

May 30, 2014:  Coding technology comparison | Sustainable packaging outlook | Package turned power washer

May 21, 2014:  Paper company cleans up its act | Specify labels in 9 steps | Dynamic changes in robotics

May 16, 2014:  PrimaPak: box or bag? | Compostable Eco Lips pack | Kraft pushes protein

May 6, 2014:  Protein packaging pointers | Automation = economic recovery? | Record rigid plastics recovery

April 28, 2014:  Premium moonshine bottle | Manufacturing education gets A+ | A toast to wine-pack innovation

March 27, 2014:  Focus on green: new 100% recycled-content water cooler bottle launches, and study shows impact of compostable plastics on the recycling stream.

March 12, 2014:  Package design: 'Oven Box' carton for cookies delights

March 3, 2014:  See how 18 robotic palletizers ensure quality at tobacco company

February 25, 2014: Category disruptor: PaperBoy paper wine bottle a U.S. first

February 20, 2014: One-of-a-kind Doritos Gamer Packs

February 11, 2014: Future trends: Packaging in a world of shrinking resources

February 3, 2014: Gillette provides firsthand view on success in packaging

January 23, 2014: See newest private-label packs | Elegant salad kit design | Specifying inspection systems

December 10, 2013: Packaging World to present research on the packaging buying cycle

December 3, 2013:  Learn 12 best practices for retail-ready packaging

November 26, 2013: Package design: Coconut water for kids strikes the right balance

November 18, 2013: Domino launches shapely, 'table-worthy' canister design

November 7, 2013: Packaging companies are a part of robotics’ banner year

October 29, 2013: Clever industrial product redesign results in less nearly 50% less packaging

October 23, 2013: Food for thought: 11 top trends in consumer attitudes toward food

October 17, 2013: Heineken finds package designs through crowdsourcing

September 30, 2013: Packaging offers solutions to food waste throughout the supply chain

September 16, 2013: Coca-Cola personalizes 800 million bottle labels

September 11, 2013: Debossed custom closure depicts 'one world' for supplements brand

September 6, 2013: Clamshell manufacturer brings variable-print labeling in-house

August 27, 2013: Trojan Lubricants gets a 'counter-worthy' bottle design

August 20, 2013: Triangle replaces chasing arrows in Resin Identification Code

July 29, 2013: Bacardi bottle shines in electroluminescent packaging

July 25, 2013: World’s first aseptic 'carton bottle' distinguishes Spanish dairy

July 18, 2013: Pouch brews joe on the go

July 10 2013: Colorful, compostable, and plantable organic oats pack for kids

June 28, 2013: 2013 Salary Survey: How are packaging professionals faring post-recession?

June 10, 2013: Innovation worthy of the DuPont Award’s 25th anniversary

June 5, 2013: Sustainable packaging: PCR PET is central to OtterBox redesign

May 30, 2013: Package design: Visual trumps verbal in creating a memorable brand identity

May 21, 2013: New package design: Wine by the single-serve PET glass served up for summer

May 9, 2013: Doritos’ design electrified: Clarity, boldness mark new global brand identity

April 30, 2013: Molded-pulp bottle is perfect for protein powder line

April 18, 2013: Hear from Unilever exec on company’s sustainable packaging strategy

April 10, 2013: Learn how Staples is deploying on-demand, custom case making

March 25, 2013: See top innovation in flexibles for 2012: FPA Awards

March 14, 2013: Design strategy: 'Farm-to-fork' drives consumer packaging

Feburary 25, 2013: Danone thermoforms roll-fed PET for a niche line of products

Feburary 14, 2013: Walmart launches compliance pharma packs to drive consumer adherence

Feburary 6, 2013: Design: Fiery folkloric characters enliven powdered drink packs

Feburary 1, 2013: Two new lines at contract pharma manufacturer = greater versatility, productivity

January 16, 2013: Learn how to standardize package design without killing creativity

January 8, 2013: Packaging with Harte Home & garden innovation | Material recovery | ‘State of the Union’

December 11, 2012:  Nestlé tracks promo winners through GPS devices wrapped like candy bars

December 3, 2012: Plastic scrap sourced from the ocean used for new Method soap bottles

November 26, 2012: Controls technology leads to breakthrough in PTI-compliant marking

November 14, 2012: Package design: Safeway has occasion-based wine category all wrapped up

November 9, 2012: Learn how Dell is 'Powering the possible' of green

November 2, 2012: How will the presidential election results influence healthcare packaging regulations?

October 26, 2012: Compostable peanut pack scores big at ballpark

October 15, 2012: Learn from package design hits and misses

October 5, 2012: SunnyD relaunched with packaging as the value-added benefit

September 24, 2012: Innovative portable, stackable single-serve wine launched

September 20, 2012: Innovation survey: Top score goes to simple, but integrated design

September 12: 2012 Package design: The yin-yang of natural personal care

September 4, 2012: Case studies: Robots address expanse of packaging needs

August 28, 2012: Best-in-class BBQ sauce/salad dressing packaging line

August 23, 2012: Heinz R&D technologist talks biopolymers

August 10, 2012: Learn how Ciao Bella Gelato picked the perfect pack design from among 6.7 million options

July 31, 2012: Learn how packaging innovation can reduce food waste

July 24, 2012: 40,000 lb/yr of plastic saved with breakthrough coating technology

July 18, 2012: Learn about Tropicana’s bold transformation to PET

July 10, 2012: Classic pinup girl illustrations position value beer brand for growth

June 28, 2012: At Oriental Brewery, one can line begets another

June 25, 2012: Versatile vitamin filling line gets an upgrade

June 14, 2012: Goya bean business gets boost with automation

June 8, 2012: Retail-Ready Packaging growing, but hurdles exist

May 31, 2012: Innovation survey rewards food packs with a purpose

May 16, 2012: Marketing 'green' to the mainstream

May 11, 2012: Getting a handle on senior-friendly design

May 4, 2012: Booming kettle chip sales spur packaging line investments

April 25, 2012: Hurricane cloud over co-packing plant has a silver lining

April 23, 2012: Neck-to-neck blow-molding offers high output

April 19, 2012: New ‘green’ blister machine has the write stuff

April 11, 2012: Incomes rise, but so do responsibilities

March 30, 2012: P-s labeling system polishes up productivity

March 14, 2012: Beverage packs pour on the innovation

March 5, 2012: 'Perfect storm' brewing for packaging EPR in the U.S.

February 27, 2012: Personal care producer in Italy installs 'grande' new line

February 20, 2012: Tween-tastic package design

February 13, 2012: SPS 2012 co-chair speaks on food waste/packaging connection

February 6, 2012: Coke's failed holiday can design proves the potency of packaging

February 2, 2012:  Sugarcane-based thermoform is the right call for AT&T accessories

January 25, 2012: Unpackaging provides opportunities for a sustainable future

January 18, 2012: CPGs reveal packaging machinery needs

January 16, 2012: Sustainable packaging design: 10 tips

January 11, 2012: Famed samurai inspires first U.S. sake brand

December 13, 2011: The future of food packaging technology

December 7, 2011:  Personalized packaging helps brands connect with consumers

November 17, 2011: Summer's Eve rebrands

November 10, 2011: Twist-out blister for fishing line is a first

November 3, 2011: Interactive mobile marketing strengthens consumer/brand connection

October 25, 2011: Marketing mussels with a microwave boost 

October 7, 2011: Method unveils bottle made from ocean plastic

September 30, 2011: Passion drives packaging for new Latin liquor brand

September 22, 2011: Surge in robotics purchasing cited by new Packaging World survey

September 15, 2011: Innovation hits new highs in 2011 Greener Package Awards

September 6, 2011: Dial-a-dose label is a 'revolution in OTC dosing'

August 24, 2011: LCA strategies for a greener package footprint

August 4, 2011: Tea redesign reflects growing sophistication of organics consumers

July 25, 2011: Sauce maker challenges technology status quo with new facility

July 14, 2011: Bamboo and bulrush used in new razor pack

July 7, 2011: Swedish company begins microwave pasteurization of ready meals

July 1, 2011: Don't let materials and production drag down good design

June 22, 2011: Leaner times will drive greener times: seven packaging predictions

June 2, 2011: Five lessons for building great packaging

May 27, 2011: Baton Rouge bottler builds state-of-the-art Coke plant

May 19, 2011: Hip FLASQ is first U.S. wine brand in a can

May 12, 2011: Seventh Generation innovates with molded-pulp pack

May 5, 2011: Holograms in the front line of anti-counterfeit battle

April 28, 2011: Lifting the lid on automated hamburger assembly and packaging

April 21, 2011: Good news on the salary front for packagers

April 12, 2011: Duane Reade's revamped private-label offerings speak to New York City roots

April 4, 2011: Maui Brewing automates for 'quantum leap' in productivity

March 29, 2011: Snack portion olives 'packed loose without the juice'

March 28, 2011: Great Lakes Cheese pioneers convenient tray-pack format for cheese

March 17, 2011: Call for entries: Greener Package Awards revamped for 2011

March 10, 2011: Beverage bottle multipacks more sustainable with film-only solution

February 28, 2011: Heinz adopts sugarcane-based PlantBottle from Coca-Cola

February 22, 2011: 'Shell Shocked' labels exhibit perfect placement on cookie clamshells

February 10, 2011: Packaging supply chain helps Stila Cosmetics put its best face forward

January 25, 2011: Send sales soaring with package design innovation

January 18, 2011: Stonyfield moves market forward with PLA yogurt cup

42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!


Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine


Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development


Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.