The closures for Tropicana’s new PET bottles are an integral part of the consumer experience and the functionality of the package, and are coordinated between the four main size SKUs: 12-, 59-, 89-, and 118-oz.
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Closure best practices that keep possibilities open

Though often small in size relative to the bottle, pouch, or tube container it caps, closures can have the biggest impacts for consumer functionality, ease of use, and comfort.
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Materials Product Brief

Aplix: Reclosable package

Comprised of self-mating micro hooks, Easy-Lock from Aplix is a new resealable closure solution designed for flexible packaging – including heavier bags.
Materials Product Brief

Tri-Seal: Closure liners for chemical applications

The HS8500 series of closure liners for containers housing aggressive chemical contents from Tri-Seal, a Tekni-Plex Company, features a two-piece induction heatseal liner suitable for the chemical, agro-chemical, and automotive sectors.
Extra Strength Tylenol bottle cap carries the message, 'Always read the label.'

Tylenol cap warns about acetaminophen

In October, Extra Strength Tylenol bottle caps will carry a message instructing consumers to ‘Always read the label.’
Materials Product Brief

Spectra Packaging: Flip-top closure caps

The new caps have been created to fit Spectra's standard containers and have been designed to offer greater performance with improved ergonomics.
The new spherical logo depicts silhouettes of dynamic human forms against a background in shades of blue—reflecting USANA’s wish to prolong life, unify mankind, and fight global hunger. The logo is also printed with a glossy finish on the secondary packaging.
Package Case Study

Debossed custom closure depicts 'one world'

USANA Health Sciences’ rebranding effort includes the design and manufacture of a custom container closure debossed with the company’s new ‘one world’ logo.
Bayer aspirin packaging.
Feature Article

Connecting to consumers with OTC packaging

Bayer and Aleve serve as examples that satisfy consumers. Packaging needs to appeal to the 4 Es.
Materials Product Brief

API/Sacmi: 100% biodegradable cap

A 100% biodegradable mineral water bottle cap from API and SACMI is made from an APINAT BIO compound that can easily be processed using widely available technology including Sacmi’s cap-making compression technology.
Materials Product Brief

Lindal: Twist-lock actuator

An innovative aerosol packaging solution designed for makers of deodorants and antiperspirants, sun protection and self-tanning products, and more, Lindal’s Sunny is a new twist-lock, overcap-free actuator that features an attractive, ergonomic design.
Materials Product Brief

O.Berk: Silk screened dispensing caps

O.Berk’s one-color silk screened disc top dispensing caps are available with options for a 0.125 alley, butt start/end, or 0.031 overlap.


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