Package Case Study

Lip balm redesign 'fuels femininity'

Mentholatum updates the look of its Softlips brand of lip balms to appeal to a more contemporary and sophisticated female consumer, trending toward natural expression.
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2011 Clear Choice Awards: Innovation in glass pack design recognized

The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) has announced the winners of its 2011 Clear Choice Awards. Sponsored by GPI since 1989, the awards honor consumer product goods manufacturers that expand the frontiers of glass packaging design by using glass containers in innovative ways.

2011 Clear Choice Awards

The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announced the winners of its 2011 Clear Choice Awards.
Machine Case Study

Colomer Italy gains filling, contract packaging efficiencies

Hair color producer improves OEE and contract manufacturing capabilities by repositioning its tube-filling line directly underneath the mixing vessels.
Package Case Study

Recyclable airless dispenser a winner for cosmetic applications

A Gold winner demonstrating innovation and sustainability, the Eden all-plastic airless cosmetic dispenser from Aptar.
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.
Supplier News

Neopac opens first-ever US headquarters

In response to the growing demands of its US customer base, Neopac, the Swiss-based provider and inventor of high-barrier Polyfoil® tubes for the pharma and cosmetics industries, recently opened a US headquarters, located at in Chatham, NJ.

Clear Choice Awards call for entries

The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) opens competition for its 2011 Clear Choice Awards.
Machine Product Brief

Tharo Systems, Inc: Tamp label printer/applicator

The Tharo PA2000 Specialty Tamp Label Printer/Applicator is a cost-effective accessory for the Tharo H-400 Series of thermal/thermal transfer bar code label printers, and can apply labels to the top or side of varying height products.
Materials Product Brief

Holland Colours: Low-gloss frost for PET bottles

Designed for use with cosmetics, alcohol, high-end beverages, and other upscale products, Holcosperse B Matte Frost from Holland Colours emulates the appearance of frosted glass in PET and can be dosed directly on-line without secondary operations.


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