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Meadwestvaco: SBS tobacco paperboard

MeadWestvaco’s Promina™ solid bleached sulfate (SBS) tobacco paperboard is intended for use in premium tobacco packaging.
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Continued growth seen in custom die-cut insert cards

Medical device manufacturers are turning to custom cards to address innovative eco-initiatives, including package downsizing, ink-less labeling, and aerodynamic product protection.
PERFECT MATCH. By finding a contract packager that meets its exacting requirements, Clear Beverage takes extraneous costs out of
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Stepping up for the 'little guys'

Small manufacturers are driving a lot of innovation in beverage aisles. They’re leaning on co-packers to provide the ‘value-addeds’ that make their brands financially viable.
windowed cartons. A circular PP window enables medical personnel to identify the mask variety without having to first open the c
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Cartons unveil masks during 'swine flu' outbreak

 The H1N1 ‘swine flu’ outbreak offers a healthy outlook for American firm’s manufacturing/packaging operations.
Materials Product Brief

Carton Service: Blister packaging

Carton Service-Packaging Insights’ CRx Pack™ is a patented F=1 blister packaging solution with a Senior-Friendly (SF) design to assist with dosage compliance while also protecting children via a proprietary Child-Resistant (CR) locking system.
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Redesign sets the stage for mic brand's heritage story

 Shure’s SM 57 Instrument Microphone has been used on every president’s lectern since Lyndon Johnson, and the company’s SM 58 Vocal Microphone is a mainstay among touring musicians.

SpoonLidz offers a value-added solution

A ‘sustainable spoon’ is part of the package for yogurt, pudding, chili, and other single-serve cups.
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Putting sustainability into practice

Fresh milk, writing instruments, table salt, household cleaners, and guacamole—sustainable packaging initiatives are taking root in all five sectors.
High-capacity line supports sweetener launch
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High-capacity line supports sweetener launch

A breakthrough all-natural, zero-calorie sweetener from Cargill, Truvia is packed in a unique, hooded carton on a custom line that produces nearly 300 million sachets/year.
Materials Product Brief

Paperboard alternatives

Two new products from Dura-Fibre offer noncorrugated paperboard alternatives for high-quality graphics displays and signage.


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