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Web Plus: Web-based tool cuts packaging costs

In a 1999 study of its own internal packaging processes, Minneapolis-based 3M ( discovered that tighter control of packaging information worldwide could save millions of dollars annually.
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Package Case Study

Council awards paperboard excellence

A beverage carrier used by High Falls Brewing Co., Inc., and a paperboard medical device created for Thayer Medical, Inc., won the two top awards in the 60th National Paperboard Packaging Competition of the Paperboard Packaging Council (Alexandria, VA).
Materials Product Brief

Desiccare, Inc: Oxygen absorbers

Desiccare’s (Pomona, CA) line of O-Busters® removes oxygen inside any package or container to maintain product freshness and extend product shelf life.
Machine Product Brief

Greydon Inc: Traversing printer

Greydon (York, PA) introduces its T-Max high-speed programmable traversing printer for high-quality bar codes on 2 axes. Thermal-transfer printer is ideal for applications where products are narrow and fairly small, such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals/nutraceuticals, and foods including string cheese and meat snacks.
Controls Product Brief

Insight Control Systems Intl., Inc: Vision system

Insight Control Systems (Safety Harbor, FL) introduces InSight 2000 On-Line Vision System for pharmaceutical products and medical device products and packages, including closures, vials, ampules, and syringes.
Machine Product Brief

Perceptics Corporation: Seal inspection system

Perceptics Corp. (Knoxville, TN) introduces SealSafe, a line of fully automated, online inspection systems for package filling and sealing operations.

IOPP 2002 AmeriStar Awards (Continued 4)

Bellows Nasal WashBest of Category: Pharmaceutical/Drug The bellows feature molded in the side of the package makes it much easier to use this nasal wash product than other similar products.
Materials Product Brief

Constantia Hueck Foils Inc: Paper-foil lidding

Hueck Foils’ (Wall, NJ) Peelable/Push-Through Paper-Foil Laminate, a lidding foil for pharmaceuticals and medical devices, provides child resistance and senior friendliness.

New K-Resin logo

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co., Houston, TX, has introduced a new logo for its K-Resin® styrene-butadiene copolymer (SBC) in celebration of the product’s 30th anniversary.
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Feature Article

Flexibles growth to continue despite 'trying' 2001

Flexible packaging technology and new product introductions will fuel sales of flexible packaging materials, which FPA forecasts to reach $21.2 billion this year.


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