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NEW MULTIPACKS. After bottling and labeling in Norway, Isbre water is  shipped throughout Europe and to the port in Newark, NJ.
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Contract packager sates retailers' thirst for water multipacks

Isbre Norwegian glacier springs water opens additional U.S. markets by multipacking its individual bottles through co-packer ActionPak Inc.
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Can chic co-exist with the club experience? Target testing it

Retailer taking seven weeks to determine whether the warehouse approach has staying power in its stores, trying packaging sizes unfamiliar within its stores.

Honey in a tube? Probably not in the USA

German package puts slightly flavored honey in metal tube.
Machine Product Brief

Lantech Inc: Wireless remote for stretch wrappers

Lantech’s Click-n-Go™ is a code-compliant, wireless remote control for Simple Automation™ stretch wrappers.
Machine Product Brief

Balluff: Long range sensors

Balluff’s extended range SteelFace® sensors combine extended sensing range with low cost. Sensor models include PNP N/O and NPN N/O versions in M8, M12 and M18 sizes.
ICONIC BRANDS.  Glenn Ventrell oversees the development of food packaging for all of Sara Lee's North American business, includi
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Sara Lee speaks on three-pronged green goals

 In an exclusive interview, Sara Lee Corporation’s director of packaging innovation and development shares the company’s strategy surrounding sustainability.
Pad packing cuts costs, materials
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Pad packing cuts costs, materials

Cleanser manufacturer SerVaas Laboratories cleans up on costs and materials savings when it swaps its shipping cases for shrink-wrapped pad packs for retail and distribution.
Feature Article

Organic baby snacks come in redundant Method packs

 “Pure serendipity.” That’s how Shazi Visram, cofounder and CEO of HappyBaby, Brooklyn, NY, describes the events that led to her company’s use of rigid plastic containers from home care company Method for its Organic Puffs finger food for babies.

2008/2009 AmeriStar winners revealed

The Institute of Packaging Professionals announces the 2008/2009 AmeriStars.
Package Case Study

5-lb bag offers handle and spout

 Retailers’ requests result in a smaller, value-added bag for EcoTraction from Earth Innovations.


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