Sterling Anthony, CPP
Feature Article

The burning question

What stance should the packaging community take on incineration?
E-Book Special Report
Total Cost of Ownership
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this E-Book Special Report to learn how to calculate the true Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of your packaging machinery.

iQ household cleaner reduces plastic waste by 80%

Innovative and eco-friendly cleaning system is honored with Best Green Packaging award.
Materials Product Brief

Glue Dots International: Low-profile, pressure-sensitive adhesive micro-dots

Small MatrX from Glue Dots International is a pattern of pressure-sensitive adhesive micro-dots engineered for applications that demand low profile adhesive solutions.
Talking palette. SI readers who reviewed 15 new packages were drawn to those that made product use easier, and one of them was S
Feature Article

Taking innovation to the extreme

Product concept and package structure remain strong companions, and some recent packages take it further through waste minimization or added convenience.
Section shift. Duane Reade's Apt 5 brand has moved out of the cosmetics department and into household cleaning products, where i
Feature Article

Duane Reade finds a cure in private label

The drugstore chain’s private-brand sales double as redesigned stores, repositioned brands, and feels-like-home package designs win back New Yorkers with ‘attitude.’
Supplier News

U.K. bottler expands use of dry lubrication

Aston Manor Brewery, the UK's largest independent cider producer, has signed a four-year deal with a supplier of dry lubrication service for three bottling lines at Aston Manor's plant in Birmingham, England.
Materials Product Brief

Milliken Chemical: Milliken Chemical: Improved aesthetics for polymers

Because Pinnacle Polymers LLC has upgraded to Millad® NX8000 technology from Milliken Chemical, its 2  new PP3™ random copolymer grade products have a brighter and cleaner look,
Package Case Study

WS Packaging develops time indicator label

The label gradually turns pink to tell consumers when it is time to replace the Arm & Hammer refrigerator air filter.
The advantage 50 Single Screw Extruder and the CFS MegaSlicer are among the processing machines to be seen at The Processing Zon
Feature Article

The Processing Zone is sold out

At Pack Expo International 2010, this special exhibit area in Lakeside Center will include more than 150 companies exhibiting in more than 70,000 square feet.
Stonyfield Farms has changed the material composition of its plastic yogurt cups and made the walls thinner
Feature Article

Guess what? They're not buying your product because of your packaging

Package safety has joined product safety in consumer importance. Many CPG companies view that as a negative, but they should instead embrace it as a brand-value opportunity.


Subscribe to Cleaners


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