Materials Product Brief

OCTAL : DPET form-fill-seal for meat

OCTAL’s new DPET™ PET/PE laminate sheet provides thermoformers with FFS MAP packaging for the meat processing industry.
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Supplier News

Alan Traylor joins MOCON as head of food safety business unit

Alan Traylor has joined MOCON, Inc. as the company’s new business manager of food safety products.
Supplier News

CCL Industries announces organization change

CCL Industries Inc., a world leader in the development of labeling solutions and specialty packaging for the consumer products and healthcare industries, announced today that Gaston Tano, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has tendered his resignation to accept a new position, in a similar capacity, at a consumer products company in the private sector and will be leaving CCL at the beginning of August following the release of the Company's second quarter earnings.
Sterling Anthony, CPP
Feature Article

Induction sealing requires coordination

There are too many variables to keep a lid on, unless all parties are kept in the loop.
Cartoning/casing equipment cuts operating costs
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Cartoning/casing equipment cuts operating costs

ePoultry packager improves operating efficiencies, while slashing labor requirements and reaping rapid ROI.

Malt-O-Meal launches 'Bag The Box' campaign

Cereal maker, with five product families in flexible packaging, uses new Web site to encourage consumers to switch to cereal brands that ‘Bag The Box.’
Materials Product Brief

Avery Dennison Corporation: Oxygenation valves save material

Avery Dennison’s Flexis™ Oxygen Valve is a multi-level solution that permits item-level oxygenation of beef and pork.
Rich Hollander, vice president of Packaging Services in Global Manufacturing at Pfizer Inc.

Pfizer, Campbell Soup address interpack luncheon

"Simplistic flexibility" is what pharmaceutical manufacturers will need from packaging machinery suppliers going forward, and food manufacturers must adjust how they address consumer macro trends.
Materials Product Brief

Curwood: Vacuum packaging keeps meat red

An FDA- and USDA-approved technology from Curwood, FreshCase® packaging is designed for case-ready meats to deliver the flavor, quality and extended shelf life of vacuum packaging and the fresh red color consumers prefer.
CONSUMER CONVENIENCE. Knowing that consumers were tired of peeling and cutting rutabagas, Drysdales does the peeling and cutting
Package Case Study

A whole new look at micro-perfs for produce packs

A new way of micro-perforating PP film right in the produce packager’s plant is helping this Scottish firm sell more rutabagas in a consumer-friendly, microwavable format.


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