Robert Hogan is director of international sales and marketing at Zip-Pak, a global leader in zipper technology for packaging. Bryan Muskat is president of Triangle Package Machinery, a leading supplier of zipper-compatible VFFS packaging machinery. Presented here are their views on the whys and wherefores of incorporating resealable packaging features.
Silgan Plastics has introduced a 22-oz PET Sprayer bottle, suitable for packaging a variety of home, garden, and automotive care items. Available with a 28-400 neck finish to complement the most popular trigger-spray dispensing closures, bottles may be purchased in order quantities as small as 1 carton.
Fenton, Weber & Jones offers an ergonomically designed shaker bottle for easy product disbursement. Patented cap features a dial with 3 settings ranging from small to larger volumes of product distribution.
Retailers were returning a percentage of EnviroSafe Lab’s Dynamite Plant Food unsold because the product’s tubular containers cracked during distribution or became weathered over time when exposed to rain and the sun’s heat on the shelves outside of lawn-and- garden centers.