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Greater product complexity demands more of healthcare packaging

Johnson & Johnson speaker examines package failures, the decline of sterilization experts, and more complex products among a changing landscape in healthcare packaging.
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Packaging’s changing role in an online world

New study uncovers how the migration from in-store to online shopping is affecting the retail environment, and the changing role of packaging in these environments.
Fruit-A-Freeze fruit bars from J&J Snack Foods accomplished its mission to stand out in the category with an entirely original approach to frozen treat packaging.
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8 principles of sales-effective package design

Break the rules! Compete! Express yourself! These are just some of the principles that should guide you in creating an effective package design to help your product stand out on shelf.
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Packaging helps UrgentRx expand retail distribution

Duane Reade, Walmart lead list of new retailers bringing “right-now relief” to consumer via key markets nationwide.
Off The Shelf: Stand-up pouch for rice delivers innovation
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Off The Shelf: Stand-up pouch for rice delivers innovation

Lundberg Family Farms recently launched a new pouch for its organic rice that employs Velcro® closure technology that allows consumers to easily open and reclose the pack without having to align zippers.

Don't forget that proper research should precede packaging design

A critical component in the design process, research provides an understanding of consumer insights, synthesizes conceptual development, and uncovers findings that aid in the refinement of the final design solution.
Contac group
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Contac's package facelift makes product easier to shop

More intuitive color scheme and attention to communication hierarchy helps Contac maintain consumer trust amid a clutter of competitive products in the cold and flu aisle.
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Patient adherence goals drive Walmart's new compliance pack launch

Walmart and Sam’s 4,600 pharmacies add new sustainable calendar-style packs for select scripts in an effort to improve patient adherence to drug regimens.
Retailers are turning to the Tetra Recart carton for their own-brand offerings partly because its compact shape puts the same amount of product in about a 44 percent smaller space than a rounded container.
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As ConAgra buys Ralcorp, store brands soar in importance

Retailers and consumers have never been more aligned, and ConAgra’s deal to buy Ralcorp confirms that store brands may be outpacing the icons of the American cupboard.
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Fig. 1: Flexibles go big with Scott’s Snap-Pac lawn care
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Session touts the packages of tomorrow, today, plus: 'best-of-show' highlights

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