Case Studies

New squeeze bottle launches beverage additive into supplements market
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New squeeze bottle launches beverage additive into supplements market

Electrolyte replacement beverage Suero Oral goes to market in a new, concentrated version packaged in a squeezable, 2-oz bottle to capture a new market.
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Snapple
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Heritage and wit combine in Snapple refresh

With a hand-drawn New York City skyline that reflects its brand’s roots and delightful new variety names, Snapple updates its graphics to expand its U.S. and global growth.
SINGULARLY DELICIOUS. David’s Cookies’ produces single-serve premium products for food service and retail markets.
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Horizontal flow wrapper for single-serve baked goods

Next-generation equipment perfectly meets David’s Cookies’ need for easier pack size changeover and faster production speeds.
The Coca-Cola Company pavilion at Expo Milano 2015
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Coke’s 100% plant-based bottle exhibited at Expo Milano

The package represents the first demonstration scale production of a PET bottle made entirely from plant-based material.
Puck
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80-SKU redesign anchored by emotive device

Arla Foods redesigns the packaging for its Puck line of dairy and cooking products, launching a holding device that now forms part of the Puck visual equity toolbox.
Fast Orange 1
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Rocker cap speeds handwash dispensing

Mechanics and DIYers will appreciate the new disc-top rocker closure used for Fast Orange waterless hand cleaner that allows for one-hand opening and dispensing.
REMOVING RESHIPPERS. Arriving at the Heaven Hill plant in corrugated reshippers, the glass bottles are fed into the filling line
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Twin-bowl filling is just the ticket

Limited floor space was a factor as Heaven Hill Distilleries evaluated new filling equipment. It led to the Bardstown plant being the first to install a new kind of filler.
Twin Seal cartoner
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Small cartoner brings huge benefits

Short-run orders at this distribution and packaging center are on the rise, and it was getting increasingly expensive to produce them. Semi-automatic cartoner to the rescue.
Ring Gear Inside with Pinion Low Angle
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Ring slide components deliver precise motion

This builder of tablet counting systems needed precise control of bottle infeed for a 200 bottles/minute system going to a maker of substitute narcotic tablets.
CASE PALLETIZING. In keeping with the rest of the automated line, the finished cases are automatically palletized by robot.
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Single-source line for pouch packaging

When the Ute Tribe’s agricultural enterprise launched a new line of corn meal for retail sale, having a single source for most of the packaging equipment proved helpful.
Patricks haircare products
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Premium package is inspired by luxury brands

Patrick Kidd had a very clear vision of the package design he wanted for his debut line of Patricks premium hair styling products for men—and nothing less would do, he admits.
Fusion ProGlide
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Gillette reimagines the shave gel bottle

Claiming to have solved one the most common morning arguments that couples have, Gillette has reengineered the aluminum bottle for men’s shave gel to eliminate the mess associated with shaving.
Method 4X
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Method is first with 100% RPET detergent bottle

Method overcomes design and manufacturing challenges to create a 53-oz 100% RPET bottle with strong shelf appeal and environmental benefits for its new laundry detergent.
Medea
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‘Texting’ via vodka bottle

LED-enabled vodka bottle that scrolls messages can now be remotely programmed through the use of Bluetooth technology and a custom app.
REAL INGREDIENTS. Coca-Cola Life’s packaging uses a green color that conveys that the product is something new and different for
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Packaging gets real

As consumers demand greater transparency from CPG brands, brand owners are blazing new trails with refreshingly honest and real on-pack messaging—even for ‘delicate’ products.
New design
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'Pot soda' bottle redesign proves challenging

When marijuana edibles maker Dixie Elixirs undertakes a redesign of the packaging for its THC-infused soda to meet new Colorado laws, it finds itself 'running full speed at a brick wall.'

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