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Michelle Boadas, Danone Spain

A Danone perspective from Spain

Danone’s Michelle Boadas, Packaging Development Manager in Spain, talks about packaging trends she is seeing these days.
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Bacardi's Bombay Sapphire gin in an electroluminescent folding carton.
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Electroluminescent packaging

A slew of packaging awards have been won lately by the electroluminescent folding carton for Bacardi’s high-end Bombay Sapphire gin.
Packaging innovations such as hot-fill PET bottles are among those DuPont has highlighted as having changed people's lives.

DuPont Packaging invites you to vote on packaging innovation

The 25th DuPont Packaging Awards competition features past breakthroughs that changed our lives.
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Fragrance carton presents printing challenges

New carton for Elizabeth Arden’s Sunflowers fragrance uses multiple printing techniques requiring strict color maintenance and tight registration during converting.
One in-mold label is applied to sidewalls and one to bottom.

New packs, technologies shown at NPE

Rugenwalde Muhle of Germany has switched out of metal containers for its pate product and is now packaging its pate in a triangular-shaped thermoformed PP container (shown here) that is decorated with two in-mold labels, one on the sidewalls and one on the bottom.
The arrow indicator in the corner of the label tells consumers where to peel.
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P-s label carries info inexpensively

Oriflame Cosmetics needed a p-s label that could carry lots of info without costing too much or adding unacceptably to the solid waste stream. Superpeel was just the ticket.
OFF THE SHELF: P&G breakthrough with PP
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OFF THE SHELF: P&G breakthrough with PP

Procter & Gamble pushes the boundaries of injection stretch blow molding with its range of household products packaged in bottles blown from polypropylene preforms.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Love Box Co. (Wichita, KS) opened an office and warehouse in Columbia, MO.
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