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Mocon: Package integrity testing
Machine Product Brief
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Mocon: Package integrity testing

A new testing instrument improves the accuracy of package headspace oxygen readings.
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Fulltak SE 8301 by H.B. Fuller
Materials Product Brief
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H.B. Fuller: Wash-off labels for returnable bottles

H.B. Fuller connects pressure sensitive adhesive polymer innovation to wash-off labels for returnable bottles.
This photo shows capsules with a DNA imprinted on them.
Feature Article
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What’s new in personalized medicine?

A new PwC/Personalized Medicine Initiative Green Paper describes patient benefits. Meanwhile, Grand View Research predicts the global genomics market value to top US$22 billion by 2020.
Snapple
Package Case Study
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Heritage and wit combine in Snapple refresh

With a hand-drawn New York City skyline that reflects its brand’s roots and delightful new variety names, Snapple updates its graphics to expand its U.S. and global growth.
Pharmaceutical market forecasts to 2020
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Pharmaceutical market forecasts to 2020

MarketsandMarkets predicts the pharmaceutical packaging market will be worth $80 billion by 2020, while Persistence Market Research analyzes the future of glass in pharma.
Essentra: Inserts
Materials Product Brief
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Essentra: Inserts

Plurium Booklet and ComboPack leaflets offer a cost-effective, flexible option for healthcare packagers.
Aluminum-free butter wrap
Materials Product Brief
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Clondalkin Kirchberg: Aluminum-free butter wrap

Clondalkin Kirchberg has developed an aluminum-free butter wrap, offering a more sustainable option to the dairy sector.
Shown here in a photo supplied by Freudenberg-NOK is a seal.
Feature Article
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Addressing extractables and leachables

E&L Europe to revisit London this November; new study looks at interactions with pharmaceutical preparation, including the separation of components from an elastomer mixture.
SINGULARLY DELICIOUS. David’s Cookies’ produces single-serve premium products for food service and retail markets.
Machine Case Study
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Horizontal flow wrapper for single-serve baked goods

Next-generation equipment perfectly meets David’s Cookies’ need for easier pack size changeover and faster production speeds.
Off The Shelf: Loading up on laundry packaging innovation
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Off The Shelf: Loading up on laundry packaging innovation

New Purex PowerShot package provides auto dosing of super-concentrated liquid laundry detergent through its “PowerShot engine” integrated dosing/measuring cap, while Puretergent “better for you” detergent comes in a 50-oz flexible pouch with attached dispensing tap and measuring cup.
The Coca-Cola Company pavilion at Expo Milano 2015
Package Case Study
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Coke’s 100% plant-based bottle exhibited at Expo Milano

The package represents the first demonstration scale production of a PET bottle made entirely from plant-based material.
Puck
Package Case Study
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80-SKU redesign anchored by emotive device

Arla Foods redesigns the packaging for its Puck line of dairy and cooking products, launching a holding device that now forms part of the Puck visual equity toolbox.
Fast Orange 1
Package Case Study
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Rocker cap speeds handwash dispensing

Mechanics and DIYers will appreciate the new disc-top rocker closure used for Fast Orange waterless hand cleaner that allows for one-hand opening and dispensing.
REMOVING RESHIPPERS. Arriving at the Heaven Hill plant in corrugated reshippers, the glass bottles are fed into the filling line
Machine Case Study
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Twin-bowl filling is just the ticket

Limited floor space was a factor as Heaven Hill Distilleries evaluated new filling equipment. It led to the Bardstown plant being the first to install a new kind of filler.
Twin Seal cartoner
Machine Case Study
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Small cartoner brings huge benefits

Short-run orders at this distribution and packaging center are on the rise, and it was getting increasingly expensive to produce them. Semi-automatic cartoner to the rescue.
CASE PALLETIZING. In keeping with the rest of the automated line, the finished cases are automatically palletized by robot.
Machine Case Study
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Single-source line for pouch packaging

When the Ute Tribe’s agricultural enterprise launched a new line of corn meal for retail sale, having a single source for most of the packaging equipment proved helpful.
Patricks haircare products
Package Case Study
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Premium package is inspired by luxury brands

Patrick Kidd had a very clear vision of the package design he wanted for his debut line of Patricks premium hair styling products for men—and nothing less would do, he admits.
Globe
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Forecasting the healthcare packaging market from 2015-2025

Visiongain offers prospects for leading companies in over-the-counter and prescription pharmaceuticals, and medical equipment.

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