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Ryt-way's acquisition: Consolidation is reawakening in contract packaging

$200 million purchase of Cloud Packaging Solutions and Toll Packaging, along with scheduled tax hikes Jan. 1, may open the floodgates for more deals around the industry.
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FTC targets Snap, Crackle and Pop for health claims on Rice Krispies

Package claims cereal “now helps support your child’s immunity.”
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Package appropriateness

Some package styles just plain fit certain product groups. A box of cereal, a tube of toothpaste, a bag of chips, a can of beans, a can of soup, a bottle of milk, a bottle of beer, a bottle of wine—in every case we automatically associate the package format with the product.
Sterling Anthony, CPP
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Analyzing Australia's cigarette packaging regulations

It's an internationally reported story, but what might it portend?

General Mills kicks off Packaging Automation Forum

A tag team presentation from two General Mills engineering managers was among the highlights at the May 4 Packaging Automation Forum in Chicago.
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Kellogg's bundles clubstore cartons in film

Machine Product Brief

Eriez Magnetics: Metal detectors for liquids

Eriez’ E-Z Tec® DSP Narrow Profile Liquid Line Metal Detectors are used to detect the presence of ferrous, nonferrous and stainless metal contaminants in viscous products such as liquids, slurries, syrups and pastes.

Major Hormel brands are lightweighted for substantial materials savings

Product packaging ranging from cartons and glass jars to tubs and corrugated cases slim down in Hormel’s efforts to reduce its environmental footprint.
GROWING LINE. Packaging convenience and graphic consistency play big roles in the continuing growth of 7-Eleven's private-label
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7-Eleven builds a best-value branding strategy

LIFESTYLE ENHANCEMENT. The BORBA line of beauty products sold at Sephora shops fit the movement toward improved health and welln
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Private brands--a new balance of power?

Retailers’ brands are creating distinctive identities via design. But at least one expert says the job isn’t finished, thereby providing opportunities across the board.


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