Controls Case Study

Best-in-class manufacturing ops

At Heineken South Africa and Microsoft Europe, efficiency-minded suppliers help make processing and packaging logical extensions of each other.
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Feature Article

Battle of the brands

As competitors, private-label and national brands incur gains and losses, but packaging remains a winner.
Feature Article

Perspectives on RFID in pharmaceuticals

RFID is a tool that can benefit pharmaceutical manufacturers from clinical trials through to the commercial supply chain.
BL20 I/O. The BL20 I/O stations installed within the subassembly give users control and diagnostics on the Pro Pack machine.
OEM Application Note

Case packer is 'sophisticated' yet rugged

Case packer is ‘sophisticated’ yet rugged Machine uses best-in-class controls technology to achieve throughput of 35 cases/min. IP67 rating ensures reliability despite rugged wash downs.
Video on foam-in-bag protective packaging system
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Video on foam-in-bag protective packaging system

Video of next-generation IntelliPack Smart Bagger foam-in-place system from Pregis shows first-ever telemetry to monitor performance, bar coding which enables correct consumables usage and automatic supply reordering.
Materials Product Brief

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc: Turned-edge cover stock

Monadnock’s Duraprint cover stock is a Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified turned-edge cover stock for luxury packaging, book covers, durable point-of-sale signage, etc., which is engineered to withstand repetitive and aggressive folding without cracking--ensuring packages and displays maintain their aesthetic properties over time.

Champagne industry working toward a greener bottle

The industry sets an initial goal of reducing the packaging carbon footprint 25% by 2020, with a far more ambitious longer-term objective.

Breaking the color code in packaging

Color is a crucial brand communicator. Color selection requires not only savvy about your brand and your aisle, but also cultural differences. China offers some great insights.
Package Case Study

Dell eliminates use of 18.2 million pounds of packaging since 2008

Reductions result from the company’s ‘three Cs’ packaging strategy: the cube, the content, and the curbside recyclability of its packaging materials.


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