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Beverage Roundtable: Package designs that elevate mainstream products
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Beverage Roundtable: Package designs that elevate mainstream products

How do you sell a mainstream product with better-than-mainstream design? Experts Rick Barrack, Will Burke and David Padula went shopping for the answer. Here's what they found...
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Moustache1
Package Case Study
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Coffee club improves packaging for enhanced member experience

Online subscription service Moustache Coffee Club rolls out a new stand-up pouch with playful graphics for an enhanced experience that also saves the company time and money.
Multisorb SaniSorb
Materials Product Brief
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Multisorb Technologies: Medical waste containment

SaniSorb and DriMop provide reliable waste containment for medical spills.
A sampling of Pharma Packaging Solutions' products.
Column/Opinion
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Building in cost savings on the packaging end

How to make forecast vs reality work in pharmaceutical contract packaging.
To increase its labeling productivity, Multi-Clean installed an automatic wipe-on labeler.
Package Case Study
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Chemicals maker meets GHS compliance, improves productivity

Cleaning products company Multi-Clean overhauls its label printing and application processes while redesigning its labels for GHS compliance, improving overall productivity by 250%.
News
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Open-SCS webinar set for Sept. 3

Healthcare providers drive Open-SCS Initiative as a serialization compliance solution.
RxBar1
Package Case Study
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‘No-B.S.’ approach to protein bar extends to packaging

A redesign of RXBAR’s protein bar packaging emphasizes the company’s commitment to whole foods by listing only the ingredients on the front of the pack.
The new pouch filling machine is designed so that the funnels continue to fill the bags as they move through a semicircular bend
Machine Case Study
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Pouching hard-to-handle pet treats

As global demand for its pet foods has risen, World Pet needed more capacity in the standup pouch machine category, but the equipment had to be good at odd shapes.
Db3 chose a carton with a larger footprint for its ZootBites cannabis-infused brownies to help the product stand out in a retail
Package Case Study
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Legitimizing pot products through package design

Seattle startup Db3 strategically designs packaging for its Zoots cannabis-infused edibles that positions the brand as safe, consistent, and fun, while appealing to a wider consumer base.
Sileni Nano wine bottle
Package Case Study
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'Nano'-sized wine bottle brings quality and class

A new single-serve wine option is clamoring for its share of the market in an increasingly robust category. Sileni Nano, from New Zealand winery Sileni Estates, not only capitalizes on the trend of small-size wine packages, but also on the exploding popularity of New Zealand wine in the U.S.—especially its Sauvignon Blanc.
Package Case Study
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Stock serum pack keeps Drunk Elephant line cohesive

For its new eye serum, Drunk Elephant Skin Care looks for packaging that will complement its existing product line while offering consumer convenience and shelf appeal.
Shipping case with customer information
Machine Case Study
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Enhancing shipping case print quality/flexibility

Ambriola Company, West Caldwell, NJ, a subsidiary of Auricchio S.p.A. of Cremona, Italy, is an importer of Italian specialty cheese brands, including Ambriola, Auricchio, Colombo, Locatelli, Gran Moravia, and Luppi Prosciutto di Parma.
Honeyville uses a dual drop volumetric cup filler with staging gate to fill two containers at a time.
Machine Case Study
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Accuracy in complex filling

When small amounts of an ingredient need to be blended into a rice, grain, or dry baking mix product, accuracy and reliability are an absolute must. Honeyville gets just that with its auger fillers.
Credo production line.
Column/Opinion
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Three primary cold chain packaging pain points and priorities

Along with preventing temperature excursions, three priority issues are regulatory compliance, reducing costs, and emerging markets.
nce pouches are cut into individual units, a pick-and-place device puts each pouch on a pedestal checkweigher.
Controls Case Study
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Controls platform makes robotic pouch transfer sing

The newest pouching and cartoning lines at Medifast get a boost from a delta-style robot. But the real story is the sophisticated controls platform that ties everything together.
Kagi_Beauty
Machine Case Study
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Five-minute changeover for cartoner at wafer maker

Swiss wafer manufacturer Kägi Söhne swaps outdated equipment for a top-load case packer that offers significant flexibility and quick changeover for its range of packaging sizes and styles.
Hot Shot
Package Case Study
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Labels drive cross marketing

Extended-text labels have established a strong foothold in pharmaceutical applications because they provide ample space for the sometimes lengthy regulatory information that is common in the pharma space.
Symetix: Inspection system
Machine Product Brief
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Symetix: Inspection system

VeriSym optical inspection systems feature new cruise control and counting capabilities.

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